Daniel Lowry http://wkms.org en Webster County Salvage Firm Cited for Federal and State Asbestos Violations http://wkms.org/post/webster-county-salvage-firm-cited-federal-and-state-asbestos-violations <p>A Providence-based salvage company has been cited by the Kentucky Department of Environmental Protection for federal and state health violations for the safe-removal of asbestos.&nbsp;</p><p> Fri, 28 Feb 2014 22:36:40 +0000 Rob Canning 38988 at http://wkms.org Webster County Salvage Firm Cited for Federal and State Asbestos Violations Madisonville Demolition Sparks Asbestos Investigations http://wkms.org/post/madisonville-demolition-sparks-asbestos-investigations <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">The Kentucky Division for Air Quality and the Occupational Safety &amp; Health Administration are investigating a Webster County salvage company after the possibly unauthorized demolition of a building containing asbestos in </span>Madisonville<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> earlier this month.</span></p><p> Tue, 25 Feb 2014 19:39:55 +0000 John Null 38902 at http://wkms.org Madisonville Demolition Sparks Asbestos Investigations First Round of Madisonville Library Construction Workers to Get Paid In Coming Weeks http://wkms.org/post/first-round-madisonville-library-construction-workers-get-paid-coming-weeks <p></p><p>A Kentucky Department of Labor official says some workers involved in the Hopkins County-Madisonville Library prevailing wage case should be paid for their work within the next two weeks.</p><p>The renovation scope of a new library building&nbsp;requires the partially government funded organization to pay workers a prevailing wage, which is higher than the library initially contracted. Tue, 05 Nov 2013 18:53:30 +0000 Whitney Jones 36310 at http://wkms.org First Round of Madisonville Library Construction Workers to Get Paid In Coming Weeks Beshear, Trade Delegation Make Trip to Canada http://wkms.org/post/beshear-trade-delegation-make-trip-canada <p></p><p>A delegation from Kentucky is working to expand its business relationship with the state’s number one trading partner. Gov. Steve Beshear, along with representatives from over 20 companies, meets this week with Canadian officials.</p><p>Kentucky Economic Development Cabinet Spokesman Daniel Lowry says even a strong trade relationship can grow stronger.</p><p> Mon, 03 Jun 2013 19:33:25 +0000 Stu Johnson (KPR) 31853 at http://wkms.org Beshear, Trade Delegation Make Trip to Canada