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News from WNKU
6:00 am
Thu October 31, 2013

People Working Cooperatively to Hold "Prepare Affair" to Help Seniors get Ready for Winter

The Cincinnati chapter of People Working Cooperatively will be holding their annual “Prepare Affair” on November 9th. PWC spokesperson Kim Sullivan says it’s a great way to meet your neighbors and enjoy the fall weather. Ms. Sullivan talked to WNKU’s Matt Kelley about what they’ll be doing to help elderly homeowners this season. (get more information at http://www.pwchomerepairs.org/events/annual-main-events/prepare-affair.aspx )

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News from WNKU
6:00 am
Mon October 28, 2013

St. Elizabeth Hospital and Joseph-Beth Bookseller to Present Stroke Awareness Program

Tuesday October 29th is World Stroke Day; and Saint Elizabeth Healthcare is partnering with Joseph-Beth Booksellers for a presentation as part of the “Wellness by the Book” series on stroke recognition and prevention. The speaker, Doctor Kevin Miller says one of the most important factors in treating a stroke victim is recognizing the symptoms.

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News from WNKU
6:00 am
Thu October 24, 2013

Cintas and Matther 25: Ministries Unveil Mobile Disaster Relief Vehicle

Cintas Matthew 25: Ministries Mobile disaster Relief Vehicle

Matthew 25 Ministries and Cintas are unveiling a new tool to help provide aid to disaster victims as quickly as possible.  Cintas spokesperson Michelle Goret says the new Mobile Disaster Relief Vehicle will be able to deliver supplies at a moment’s notice. Ms. Goret talked to WNKU’s Matt Kelley about the initiative, and the partnership between the two organizations.

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News from WNKU
6:00 am
Wed October 23, 2013

4th Annual "Bark Out Against Battering" to Take Place at in Cincinnati this Saturday

The fourth annual “Bark Out Against Battering Pet Fest” will be taking place this Saturday at Washington Park in Downtown Cincinnati. Spokesperson Emily Kuchey says it’s a great way to give your dog an early Halloween treat and learn about services in the Tri-State area. Ms. Kuchey explained to WNKU’s Matt Kelley that since so many good causes select October as a month of awareness, sometimes it’s hard to get the word out.

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News from WNKU
6:00 am
Tue October 22, 2013

Bengal's "Hometown Huddle" Promotes Volunteerism, Makes Playground Accessible

Volunteers from across the Tri-State and the Cincinnati Bengals will be joining forces for the annual “Hometown Huddle” today. Barbara Dundee, C-E-O of the Marvin Lewis Community Fund says all the initiative takes place in all N-F-L markets in cooperation with the United Way. Ms. Dundee described how the initiative works to WNKU’s Matt Kelley . ( get more information at www.marvinlewis.org )
 

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News from WNKU
6:00 am
Mon October 21, 2013

Cincinnati Cyclones Begin This Season Wtih New Head Coach Ben Simon

The Cincinnati Cyclones are starting this season with a new head coach. Ben Simon has taken over the reins of the team. He was an NHL player, and a player-coach in Double-A with international experience.  WNKU’s Matt Kelley caught up with Coach Simon to find out why he liked the idea of coming to Cincinnati. (get more information at www.cyloneshockey.com )

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News from WNKU
6:00 am
Thu October 17, 2013

Ohio Department of Jobs and Family Services Announces Network to Aid Young Human Trafficking Victims

The Ohio Department of Jobs and Family Services is announcing the creation of a network of first responders to assist young victims of human trafficking. Michael Colbert, Director of the department says they’re creating a network of centers statewide to make sure no child falls through the cracks. Director Colbert explained how the network was created to WNKU’s Matt Kelley. (get more information at www.jfs.ohio.gov/ )

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Music
6:00 am
Wed October 16, 2013

"One More Girl on a Stage" Festival Returns to the Tri-State

The ”One More Girl on a Stage” Festival is returning to the Tri-State area the weekend of October 25th. Organizer Kelly Thomas says this year’s event will benefit the American Cancer Society’s Making Strides Against Breast Cancer Walk. Ms. Thomas described what they have in store to WNKU’s Matt Kelley. (get more information at www.kellythomasonline.com/omgas )

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News from WNKU
6:00 am
Tue October 15, 2013

Portsmouth Woman Crusades to Legalize Medical Marijuana

A former cancer patient who is now is in remission is taking on the controversial topic of legalizing the use of medical marijuana in Ohio with a series of speaking engagements. Cheryl Shuman says opponents of the amendment that would legalize medical use, claim that it’s a gateway drug and has no legitimate medical use.

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News from WNKU
6:00 am
Mon October 14, 2013

Wilder Kentucky Entrepreneur Partners With Ghosts to Open New shop

Starting a new business during these economically difficult times can be quite a challenge. But one Northern Kentucky woman is betting that people’s fascination with ghosts and other worldly things will be a niche she can capitalize on. The owner of Wanda Kay’s Ghost Shop Tours and More in Wilder Kentucky; Wanda Kay, explained to WNKU’s Matt Kelley why her store isn’t the typical; main street boutique. (get more information at www.wandakay.com )

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