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Curtains! is a musical comedy/murder mystery about a failing musical about the classic story of Robin Hood, and includes a series of murders on set as the musical is prepared for it's opening. A lieutenant comes by to solve the case and fix the artistic problems of the show as well. On Sounds Good, Tracy Ross speaks with musical director Dr. Chris Mitchell, director Maribeth Crawford and lead actor Logan Sapp.

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Kentucky Republicans are a member closer toward their goal of wresting control of the state House from the Democratic Party.


The latest Kentucky unemployment report shows the state’s jobless rate at the lowest it’s been in 14 years.

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Some of Kentucky’s largest employers are joining the push for a statewide fairness law.

Batts, Comer: Candidates' Facebook pages/Pape: Pape for Congress

The three Republican candidates vying to replace Kentucky’s retiring 1st District Congressman Ed Whitfield are of one voice when it comes to Syrian refugees: They say they shouldn’t be allowed in the United States, regardless of vetting.

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The Nuclear Regulatory Commission is holding a public meeting tonight to discuss the results of its special inspection into uranium hexafluoride leak at the Honeywell Metropolis plant in August.

Murray State University's Animal Health Technology/Pre-Veterinary Club and the Humane Society of Calloway County host a Doggie Day Spa and Pet ID Clinic this Saturday from 9 to 3 at the Carman Animal Health Center on College Farm Road. Services available include microchipping, dog baths, ear cleaning, nail trimming, custom ID tags, and dog DNA tests. Proof of rabies vaccination is required. 

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The 911 services throughout Kentucky are straining county budgets because of an outdated funding mechanism, county government representatives told state legislators on Wednesday.


Last week, Kentucky received a D+ rating from the Center of Public Integrity as part of the nonprofit’s annual State Integrity Investigation.

Freelance journalist and Murray State University Professor Ryan Alessi authored the commonwealth’s report. He speaks with Todd Hatton on Sounds Good about what that rating fully means.

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Nov 18, 2015
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WKMS is celebrating the spirit of the season with over 70 hours of special holiday programming from Thanksgiving through New Years! See the complete schedule here, which is subject to change. And, as you put the final touches on your charitable giving for the tax year, consider making a holiday gift to WKMS. Thanks!