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12:54 am
Mon August 20, 2007

Julia Alvarez

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Murray, KY – Julia Alvarez comes to Murray State, Monday August 20th to speak to a group of Freshmen who read her book, "Something to Declare" for the Freshmen Reading Experience this summer. Kate Lochte interviews the author about how she went from a Dominican refugee to a poet in Kentucky to a nationally known author.

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Local Features
2:24 am
Thu August 16, 2007

Mike Starling NPR Labs Part 2

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Murray, KY – Wednesday NPR labs director Mike Starling told us that digital radio technology is almost magical in its concept and potential. In the second part of the conversation, Kate Lochte asks Starling more about what's to come with the tranformation of radio that follows the advent of HD-TV.

Click the "Listen" icon above to hear the second part of Kate Lochte's interview with Mike Starling.

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Local Features
11:12 pm
Wed August 15, 2007

Childhood Obesity

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Murray, KY – The battle of the bulge is something adults frequently joke about. But when children are struggling with weight gain it is no laughing matter.

Click the "Listen" icon above to hear Susan Miller's report.

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Local Features
4:25 am
Wed August 15, 2007

Plant Stress

Murray, KY – As everything swelters under the sun, we ask Murray State biological sciences faculty member Steve White about habitat for wildlife in our region.

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Local Features
4:23 am
Wed August 15, 2007

Mike Starling NPR Labs

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Murray, KY – The executive director of NPR's labs, Mike Starling has been involved with testing as digital technologies developed and the company Ibiquity won the licensing rights. Radio Stations like WKMS pay Ibiquity for the technology needed to go digital.

Click the "Listen" icon above to hear Kate Lochte's interview with Mike Starling

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2:28 am
Tue August 14, 2007

Dr. Dunn Assessment

Murray, KY – Members of the Murray State Board of Regents met Tuesday to discuss the future of MSU President Dr. Randy Dunn. Chad Lampe has more


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Local Features
11:43 pm
Mon August 13, 2007

Darlene Dreyer Part 2

Murray, KY – In the second part of the interview, Dreyer tells Kate Lochte more about her studies and her perspective on the world of classical music.

Click the "Listen" icon above to hear part two of Kate Lochte's interview with Darlene Dreyer.

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Local Features
10:31 am
Mon August 13, 2007

Youth Vote 3, Voting Issues

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Murray, KY – As American voters choose who they will support in the 2008 presidential election, they're facing a long list of issues and perhaps and even longer list of candidates.
In part three of our series on how young people are getting involved in the political process, Nicole Erwin finds that many of these new voters are anything BUT apathetic.

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Commentary
1:05 am
Mon August 13, 2007

River Walk

www.greaterohio.com

Murray, KY – The Ohio River is richly embedded in American History; because of its westward flow, it became the convenient means of transportation and food for 18th century settlers traveling from Pennsylvania. At one time it was considered an extension of the Mason Dixon line, it borders 14 states, and has the world record for the catch of the largest blue catfish weighing 104 pounds. Patience Renzulli takes a stroll along the riverfront in Paducah where she has a run-in with one of these monstrous fish.

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5:31 am
Sun August 12, 2007

Synthetic Blood

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Murray, KY – Funding and regulatory approval is needed before an artificial blood product can be used in transfusions.

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