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Business
6:00 am
Thu December 27, 2012

KY Retailers Still Have Room to Grow

Kentucky retailers are hoping for an ‘end of the year’ rush between now and Tuesday.  The 2012 holiday shopping period is certainly not one for the record books.  Laura Leigh Goins with the Kentucky Retail Federation says businesses gauge sales from November through the end of December.  

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Business
9:44 am
Thu August 23, 2012

Princeton Studies Other Cities’ Liquor Laws

Princeton City Council members are studying how two other western Kentucky cities have implemented their local option laws allowing alcohol sales. 

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Business
4:00 am
Thu August 16, 2012

TN hopeful that state follows KY's wine sales ruling

Some Tennesseans hope their state will change alcohol sales regulations at grocery stores after a federal court in Kentucky found beer only sales at grocery stores unconstitutional. Tennessee Grocers and Convenience Store Association President Jarron Springer says the current law is outdated, and that Tennessee is missing out on 30 million dollars of annual revenue with the low alcohol content level.

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Business
3:45 pm
Wed August 15, 2012

KY's ruling on wine sales in groceries may affect TN revenue

The recent federal court ruling that Kentucky’s law against selling wine in grocery stores is unconstitutional may affect a similar law in Tennessee. Tennessee Grocers and Convenience Store Association President Jarron Springer says their campaign “Red, White and Food” has long addressed this and that Kentucky’s court ruling will hurt Tennessee’s revenue if it doesn’t soon follow suit.

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Business
11:16 am
Fri August 3, 2012

TVA electricity: winter sales down, summer sales up

A 5 percent increase in electricity sales from hot weather this summer has boosted the Tennessee Valley Authority’s profits this quarter. But it wasn’t enough to offset the 5.9 percent drop that came with last winter’s mild patterns. TVA officials couldn't say whether they'd increase power rates at the start of the new fiscal year in October until after its board meets later this month.

Business
11:00 am
Thu July 5, 2012

Bourbon Sales Up

kybourbon.com

Kentucky’s bourbon production has increased 115% over the past 13 years according to the Kentucky Distiller’s Association. 

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