A group is organizing an LGBTQ pride festival in southern Illinois following a successful fundraising campaign.

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Nashville Mayor David Briley has added a long-debated $125 million flood protection system for the downtown area to the city's proposed capital improvements budget.

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As Kentucky prepares to borrow $281 million on the bond market, one of the country's three major ratings agencies has dropped the state's credit rating to A from A+.

Old Kentucky Tales S3, Ep6: Henry Clay Wasn't Down with TPP

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In this episode of Old Kentucky Tales, Brent and Jason discuss Henry Clay's views on the American system of free trade.  Listen for our Fake History Sponsors: the ridiculous 1956 BBQ Wheelbarrow and the 1965 modern features of Ford automobiles, such as the reversible key and the (now crazy sounding) dual facing rear bench seats in Ford wagons!  And a big thanks to Sound Engineer Todd Birdsong and WKCTC's Paducah School of Art and Design.


Kentucky voters will head to the polls on Tuesday to decide who will compete for seats in the state legislature this fall.

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Kentucky’s Energy and Environment Cabinet is awarding grants to expand recycling and to reduce the amount of solid waste going into landfills.


A new study ranks Kentucky sixth in the U.S. for food insecurity among seniors.

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A state inspector on Monday criticized Governor Bruce Rauner's office for improper hiring that violated the same anti-patronage law Rauner blasted his predecessor for skirting.

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A fish kill of roughly 6,000 near on Lake Barkley late last week isn’t necessarily an uncommon occurrence according to the KY Dept. of Fish and Wildlife Resources.

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Republican Tennessee Gov. Bill Haslam said Monday he will allow legislation billed as a push against sanctuary cities to become law without his signature, saying it has stirred up irrational fear on both sides.