Kentucky Kingdom

Business
3:49 pm
Tue January 22, 2013

Kentucky Kingdom Deal Encouraged By City Leaders; Tourism Bureau Commits $100,000 for 5 Years

Originally published on Tue January 22, 2013 5:02 pm

Mayor Greg Fischer says negotiations to reopen the Kentucky Kingdom amusement park are close to completion, but the parties involved remain silent about a possible lease.

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Afternoon Update
4:44 pm
Wed June 13, 2012

Afternoon Round-Up 6/13/12

US Navy Commanding Officer Robert S. Kerno, points out some sights to the President of Venezuela, Hugo Chavez on a tour of the USS Yorktown during a visit to the city of Willemstad at Curacao, Netherlands Antilles north of Venezuela.
Martin Maddock US Navy

Today on NPR: In 13 years of colorful, often demagogic rule, Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez has run his country like a game show host with daily TV appearances. Then cancer struck, forcing Chavez to scale back. Now, he has reappeared, but his countrymen are wondering just how sick Chavez is as he prepares to run for re-election in October.

Up in the Air:

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Tourism
3:24 pm
Wed June 13, 2012

State Approves Tax Breaks for Bluegrass Boardwalk

Originally published on Wed June 13, 2012 2:38 pm

The Kentucky Tourism Cabinet has approved tax incentives for the re-opening of the Kentucky Kingdom theme park.

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