The Morning Cram [born in a small town edition]

Aug 28, 2013

From NPR: The world you inhabit as a teenager has a way of digging its claws into you. Hear All Songs Considered hosts Bob Boilen and Robin Hilton talk about the universal themes on Okkervil River's new album.

Kentucky: The University of Louisville has issued a list of demands for Norton Healthcare over the company's decision to jointly operate Kosair Children's Hospital with UK. The Kentucky Professional Firefighters Association has endorsed Democrat Alison Lundergan Grimes for U.S. Senate.

Illinois: Illinois will allow the use of drones by law enforcement under a bill signed by Gov. Pat Quinn.

Missouri: Nobody was completed pleased with the Army Corps of Engineers’ draft plan for the St. Johns Bayou - New Madrid Floodway project at a public hearing Tuesday night in East Prairie.