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3:16 pm
Mon July 14, 2003

New Lawsuit in connection with Erpenbeck Scheme

Covington, KY – Another lawsuit to be filed this morning in connection with the Erpenbeck Company and its relationship with the former People's Bank. Kentucky Post reporter Paul Long is following the story which is in today's paper. He talked with WNKU's Maryanne Zeleznik

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12:25 pm
Thu July 10, 2003

Kentucky Governor's race still going strong

Frankfort, KY – While lots of peole are off relaxing at the beach this summer, the Kentucky Candidates for governor continue to work toward the goal of being elected in November. Some new information out this week on fundraising for the two campaigns. WNKU's Maryanne Zeleznik talked with Kentucky Post Frankfort Bureau Chief, Courtney Kinney about what's been released:

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9:09 am
Tue July 8, 2003

What makes us happy may affect the economy

Highland Heights, KY – Do we really know what's best for us and what makes us happy? If we don't Martin Giesbrecht wonders how our free enterprise market economy can be our guide.

Martin Giesbrecht is professor emeritus of economics at Northern Kentucky University

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2:17 pm
Mon June 30, 2003

Cash for Schools and the Governor's Race

Frankfort, KY – Money for education and cash for the Kentucky governor's race, those are a couple of the hot topics in Frankfort. A coalition of Kentucky school districts wants to sue the General Assembly for more funding. WNKU's Jay Hanselman talked with Kentucky Post Frankfort Bureau Chief Courtney Kinney about the lawsuit.

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3:26 pm
Fri June 27, 2003

Pete Rightmire offers a summer reading list

Highland Hts, KY – Summer is promoted as a good time to catch up on your reading. You'll see ads picturing someone lounging in a deck chair, book in hand, tall cold drink nearby. While that's an inviting image, Pete Rightmire thinks many of us are too busy to do much summer reading and he has a few suggestions to help make the most of the time you do have to spend with a good book this summer:

Pete Rightmire is a freelance writer living in Edgewood, Kentucky.

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11:52 am
Thu June 26, 2003

Kroger holds annual meeting

Cincinnati, OH – Kroger holds its annual meeting today at Music Hall. Despite difficult economic times, the company's had a pretty good year. WNKU's Maryanne Zeleznik talked with Cincinnati Post Business Reporter, Alex Coolidge about what he expects from the meeting.

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1:32 pm
Wed June 25, 2003

Cincinnati considering Pit Bull Ban

Cincinnati, OH – Cincinnati City Council could soon be asked to re-instate the city's ban on pit bulls. WNKU's Jay Hanselman Reports:

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3:30 pm
Tue June 24, 2003

Martin Giesbrecht's thoughts on taxes and inflation

Highland Hts, KY – In the noise and confusion of politics, the logic of taxes and inflation may get lost. Martin Giesbrecht figures it's time for a reality check:

Martin Giesbrecht is professor emeritus of Economics at Northern Kentucky University

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11:22 am
Mon June 23, 2003

Cincinnati likely to build Kroger a parking garage

Cincinnati, OH – Cincinnati Council's finance committee is discussing a plan to build the Kroger Company a parking garage to keep its headquarters and 1,200 jobs downtown. WNKU's Jay Hanselman reports.

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12:22 pm
Fri June 20, 2003

Jeffrey Williams thoughts on this year's Flag Day

Highland Heights, KY – This year flag day got more people's attention in the aftermath of the latest Gulf War and 9/11. But commentator Jeffrey Williams has some misgivings about the excessive flattery of old glory.

Jeffrey Williams is a history professor at Northern Kentucky University. His remarks reflect his personal opinions and are not necessarily those of Northern Kentucky University, its board of regents or WNKU.

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