Frankfort, KY – The Kentucky General Assembly session is nearly over. But as budget discussions continue, lawmakers still have lots to do. Kentucky Post Frankfort Bureau Chief Amanda York told WNKU's Maryanne Zeleznik, Northern Kentucky is still waiting to find out what the outcome from this session will mean for the region.
Cincinnati, OH – The Cincinnati Zoo is getting ready for another special delivery this summer. Emi, a 14-year-old Sumatran Rhino, is expecting her second baby in less than three years. Zoo officials say another birth is important to try and help preserve the critically endangered species. WNKU's Jay Hanselman has more.
You can track Emi's progress with the Rhino cam at www.cincinnatizoo.org.
Cincinnati, OH – During the past four years, Kathy Y. Wilson has been writing her column, YOUR NEGRO TOUR GUIDE, for Citybeat. Now those columns are compiled in a book. WNKU's Maryanne Zeleznik talked with Wilson about where the name YOUR NEGRO TOUR GUIDE came from:
Highland Heights, KY – Do Americans work too much? On Monday morning it might seem so, but when the week is over, we actually will have worked longer hours than the French or the Germans. Martin Giesbrecht explains why:
Martin Giesbrecht is professor emeritus of Economics at Northern Kentucky University.
Highland Heights, KY – There was a time when the only company teams in America were made up of bowlers and softball players. But today corporations send executives, managers and employees to programs that promise to turn them into tight knit teams of office workers. Pete Rightmire thinks company teams should get back out on the ball fields and bowling alleys:
Pete Rightmire is a freelance writer living Edgewood, Kentucky
Cincinnati, OH – On Tuesday, Republicans will choose their nominee for Hamilton County Commissioner. The candidates, incumbent John Dowlin and Cincinnati City Councilman Pat Dewine have come out swinging in recent weeks. WNKU's Maryanne Zeleznik talked with Xavier University Political Science Instructor, Gene Beaupre about the Race
**The reference to Cinergy in the piece is incorrect. The company named should have been CONVERGYS.