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2:44 pm
Thu February 9, 2012

Group Holds Mountion Top Removal Sit-In Skit

Members of Kentuckians for the Commonwealth are preparing for next week's I Love Mountains Day rally in Frankfort.

Several members performed a skit in the Capitol Rotunda today depicting fake legislators and coal operators trading cash while the sick and needy looked on. KFTC member Chris Schimmoeller says the point of the skit was to show the cozy relationship coal companies have with lawmakers.

“Big coal has big money running the state and it’s holding our state back from so many things we need to be doing,”  she says.

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4:42 pm
Tue February 7, 2012

White-Nose Syndrome in Breckinridge Could Threaten Area Populations

Little brown bat; close-up of nose with fungus
Ryan von Linden New York Department of Environmental Conservation

Wildlife officials say the fatal fungus called white nose syndrome affecting bats across the U.S. has been confirmed in Breckinridge County, Kentucky. It was discovered in Trigg County in April, but the three sites in Breckinridge County indicate that the disease is spreading in the commonwealth. U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Biologist Andy Randomski says biologists at the Clarks River Wildlife Refuge in our region have been working to monitor bat populations in the area and hopefully prevent the spread into this area.

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Environment - WKMS
4:52 pm
Tue January 31, 2012

FLW Fishing Report - Buying a New Prop

Murray, KY – FLW Outdoorsman Scott Ellison has some advice on buying a new prop for your outboard.

Scott Ellison here, with the FLW Weekly Fishing Report. Though you might not be able to tell it from the recent weather, spring and fishing season are just around the corner. Even now, a few hardy souls are venturing out onto the lake and being rewarded with good stringers of crappies.

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Environment - WKMS
12:06 pm
Fri January 20, 2012

FLW Fishing Report - Alabama Rig

Scott Ellison

Murray, KY – The Alabama Rig is heating up fishing on Kentucky Lake. Hear more in this week's FLW Fishing Report by Scott Ellison.

Scott Ellison here, with the FLW Weekly Report. Cold weather, hot fishing is the way to describe January on Kentucky Lake.

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Environment - WKMS
2:07 pm
Mon December 19, 2011

FLW Fishing Report - Gearing Up For Christmas

Scott Ellison

Murray, KY – Scott Ellison here, with the FLW Weekly Fishing Report

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Environment - WKMS
2:46 pm
Mon December 12, 2011

FLW Fishing Report - Catching Redears

Murray, KY – Tips on catching "Redears" in this week's FLW Fishing Report.

Scott Ellison here, with the FLW Weekly Fishing Report.

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Environment - WKMS
8:47 am
Fri December 2, 2011

FLW Fishing Report - Finding Fish Attractors

Scott Ellison

Murray, KY – Scott Ellison shares tips for finding fish attractors in Kentucky Lake in this week's FLW Fishing Report.

Scott Ellison here, with the FLW Weekly Fishing Report.

Rotten weather or not, crappie fishing is really good now on the lake. Maybe it's because there aren't many people going fishing right now because of the rain and wind, but whatever the crappies are biting.

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3:58 pm
Wed November 23, 2011

FLW Fishing Report - An Outdoorsman Gives Thanks

Scott Ellison

Murray, KY – Outdoorsman Scott Ellison shares gives thanks in the FLW Weekly Fishing Report.

Scott Ellison here, with the FLW Weekly Fishing Report.

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Environment - WKMS
12:01 pm
Fri November 18, 2011

FLW Fishing Report - Deer Season

FLW's Dave Washburn

Murray, KY – There's more talk about deer than about bass this week. Hear why in this week's FLW Fishing Report with Dave Washburn.

Dave Washburn here, with the weekly FLW Fishing Report.

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3:11 pm
Fri November 11, 2011

FLW Outdoors Fishing Report - Crappie Next Spring

Scott Ellison

Murray, KY – Learn about the outlook for crappie next spring with our weekly fishing commentary.

Scott Ellison here, with the weekly FLW Outdoors Fishing Report.

Maybe we should be talking about hunting, because that's all most of the guys going into local sporting goods stores now seem to have on their minds. The modern firearms season for deer comes in Saturday morning, so be prepared to hear distant gunfire throughout the day.

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