News Archive http://wkms.org en WKMS Morning Newscast 12-5-13 http://wkms.org/post/wkms-morning-newscast-12-5-13 <p></p> Thu, 23 Jan 2014 17:50:37 +0000 Todd Hatton 38227 at http://wkms.org WKMS Morning Newscast 12-17-13 http://wkms.org/post/wkms-morning-newscast-12-17-13 <p></p><p></p> Thu, 23 Jan 2014 17:46:52 +0000 Todd Hatton 38226 at http://wkms.org Live Report From Eggners Ferry Bridge Collapse for AP Awards Submission http://wkms.org/post/live-report-eggners-ferry-bridge-collapse-ap-awards-submission <p> This post has been created exclusively to transmit audio for a portion of the KY AP radio awards</p> Wed, 06 Feb 2013 17:39:52 +0000 Chad Lampe 27719 at http://wkms.org US 68/80 Crash http://wkms.org/post/us-6880-crash <p>Kentucky State Police have closed US 68/80 west of Cadiz due to a traffic accident. An SUV collided with a semi truck at the intersection of US 68/80 and Blue Springs Road.&nbsp;</p><p> Fri, 08 Jun 2012 13:52:23 +0000 Drew Adams 18292 at http://wkms.org US 68/80 Crash We're almost there! Help us reach our goal. http://wkms.org/post/were-almost-there-help-us-reach-our-goal <p><strong><a href="https://secure.publicbroadcasting.net/wkms/default/form.pledgemain">Click here to make a pledge now</a>. </strong>All that you enjoy about WKMS is made possible because listeners are our financial partners. Thank you!</p><p>&nbsp;</p><p>&nbsp;</p> Tue, 20 Mar 2012 17:52:20 +0000 WKMS Staff 17307 at http://wkms.org We're almost there! Help us reach our goal. Murray School Bus Crash http://wkms.org/post/murray-school-bus-crash <p>Murray police say no was hurt this morning in a crash involving a Murray city school bus and another vehicle. The accident occurred just after seven o&rsquo;clock at the intersection of 16<sup>th</sup> Street and Lowes Drive. Authorities say crews are working to clear the intersection.</p> Fri, 02 Mar 2012 14:17:44 +0000 Drew Adams 17116 at http://wkms.org West Kentucky Teen Charged With Killing Her Newborn http://wkms.org/post/west-kentucky-teen-charged-killing-her-newborn <p>Police say they&#39;ve arrested a western Kentucky teen and charged her with murder in the death of her newborn.&nbsp; Detective Matt Smith told The Paducah Sun that the infant was found in November in a plastic clothes bag in the teen&#39;s closet, but she wasn&#39;t charged until autopsy results and lab work came back from the medical examiner&#39;s office.&nbsp; The 18-year-old was arrested Monday, but her name wasn&#39;t released because she was 17 when the infant died.&nbsp; Police said the teen had called a friend and told her she had the baby at home and it had died. Wed, 15 Feb 2012 13:01:52 +0000 Todd Hatton 16929 at http://wkms.org Nuclear Plant Workers Unite http://wkms.org/post/nuclear-plant-workers-unite <p><span class="article-content" style="border-top-width: 0px; border-right-width: 0px; border-bottom-width: 0px; border-left-width: 0px; border-top-style: solid; border-right-style: solid; border-bottom-style: solid; border-left-style: solid; border-top-color: rgb(0, 0, 0); border-right-color: rgb(0, 0, 0); border-bottom-color: rgb(0, 0, 0); border-left-color: rgb(0, 0, 0); border-image: initial; font-size: 1.2em; font-family: Verdana, Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif; text-align: left; "><span style="border-top-width: 0px; border-right-width: 0px; border-bottom-width: 0px; border-left-width: 0px Tue, 14 Feb 2012 15:04:39 +0000 Casey Northcutt 16918 at http://wkms.org Mayfield Creek Bridge Plans http://wkms.org/post/mayfield-creek-bridge-plans <p><span style="font-family: Verdana, Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif; text-align: left; ">Kentucky Transportation Cabinet officials say bidding for building contracts for a new Mayfield Creek KY 1241 Leeder Bottom bridge could begin as soon as April. KYTC Engineers say the project is in the final design phase. Inspectors closed the bridge last April after floods damaged a pier. And the bridge collapsed in June before repair plans could be formulated. Tue, 14 Feb 2012 14:59:14 +0000 Gary Pitts 16915 at http://wkms.org Walker Trial Dismissal Being Considered http://wkms.org/post/walker-trial-dismissal-being-considered <p><span style="font-family: Verdana, Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif; text-align: left; ">A judge says it will be two weeks before a decision is made concerning a motion from Jerry Wayne Walker&#39;s attorney to dismiss his case. Walker is charged with manslaughter, arson, assault, and wanton endangerment stemming from a 1998 dormitory fire in Murray State&#39;s Hester Hall. If the case is not dismissed, the trial is set to begin July 6 in Calloway Circuit Court. Walker is accused of setting the fire that claimed the life of student Michael Minger. Mon, 13 Feb 2012 22:03:18 +0000 Gary Pitts 16911 at http://wkms.org