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11:55 pm
Thu November 6, 2008

Election analysis with Dr. Winfield Rose

Murray, KY – The contrasts between Tuesday's election results across the country and in Kentucky can appear to be dissonant and somehow obvious at the same time. Todd Hatton speaks with University Professor Dr. Winfield Rose. He has taught political science at Murray State for 29 years, and written extensively in the area of public policy. Dr. Rose sees the vote as a matter of timing, and doesn't believe Kentucky's GOP has much to fix.

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Local Features
11:25 pm
Thu November 6, 2008

Interview with Dan Gediman of This I Believe

Murray, KY – This I Believe is a national essay writing project based on the 1950s radio series of the same name, hosted by revered journalist Edward R. Murrow. Back then Americans were thinking about issues strikingly similar to those which concern us now. As you may have heard, our own Thousand Dollar This I Believe Essay Writing Project with Paducah Life Magazine is underway. Kate Lochte speaks with Dan Gediman next. He's an award-winning executive producer with the national This I Believe organization based in Louisville.

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News Archive
11:22 pm
Thu November 6, 2008

Kentucky Election Analysis

Frankfort, KY – Voters in Kentucky performed as expected Tuesday, returning Republican Mitch McConnell to the US Senate, and backing the GOP's presidential nominee, Senator John McCain. Kentucky Public Radio's Charles Compton explores their reasons.

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Commentary
11:06 pm
Thu November 6, 2008

A Review of "Murdering Americans" by Ruth Dudley Edwards

Regional Headlines
10:40 am
Thu November 6, 2008

MSU Hosts OVC Tourney for First Time

Murray, KY – For the first time ever, the Murray State Racers soccer team hosts the Ohio Valley Conference Tournament this weekend at MSU's Cutchin Field. The team earned the right to hold the semifinals and Sunday championship after winning OVC regular season play for the first time since the program started in 2000. MSU kicks off its tournament play tomorrow against No. 4 Morehead State.

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Regional Headlines
10:39 am
Thu November 6, 2008

Ft. Campbell Soldiers Coming Home Early

Ft. Campbell, KY – Over three thousand Fort Campbell soldiers will head home two months early after continued declines in violence in Iraq have led the U.S. Army to reduce its presence in the country. The 2nd Brigade Combat Team originally was scheduled to serve 15 months and return by February, but now troops will come home this month. The Associated Press reports the unit served in northwest Baghdad, where there has been a 50 percent decline in attacks and a more than 90 percent drop in murders.

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Regional Headlines
10:33 am
Thu November 6, 2008

Hearing Scheduled to Settle Smoking Ban Debate

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Datebook
10:22 am
Thu November 6, 2008

A datebook of regional events for Nov. 6, 2008. From WKMS.

Murray, KY – A datebook of regional events for Nov. 6, 2008. From WKMS.

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Newscasts
9:38 am
Thu November 6, 2008

The 806 Newscast on November 6, 2008. From WKMS News.

Murray, KY – The 806 Newscast on November 6, 2008. From WKMS News.

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Afternoon Stock Report
5:47 am
Thu November 6, 2008

The Afternoon Stock Report on November 6, 2008. From WKMS.

Murray, KY – The Afternoon Stock Report on November 6, 2008. From WKMS.

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