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Regional News
2:21 pm
Thu May 31, 2012

The City of Blue Ash Holds its 60th Memorial Day Parade

Cincinnati chapter Sons and Daughters of The American Revolution, including Gerald Hounchell marching in Blue Ash Memorial Day Parade.
Claire Hounchell

People of all ages saluted and waved flags during the annual Memorial Day parade in a community near Cincinnati.WNKU's.

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Regional News
3:18 pm
Wed May 30, 2012

Ride Cincinnati Takes Place Next Month

On Sunday, June 10, about 2 thousand people are expected to take part in the 6th annual Ride Cincinnati. WNKU's Steve Hirschberg talked about the event with Race Director Kelly Weissmann.

Regional News
1:33 pm
Tue May 29, 2012

Homerama to be in Clermont County for First Time

On June 9, the Homebuilders Association of Greater Cincinnati will open its annual Homerama.  As Executive Director Dan Dressman tells WNKU's Steve Hirschberg, this will be the first time the home showcase will be in Clermont County. 

Regional News
10:52 am
Fri May 25, 2012

Reds to Help Fans Keep Cool This Hot Weekend at GABP

With daytime temperatures in the Cincinnati area expected to be in the 90's this weekend, the Cincinnati Reds are making extra efforts to make sure fans at Great American Ball Park don't become ill from the heat. WNKU's Steve Hirschberg talked about the precautions with Declan Mullin, the Reds' Vice President of Ballpark Operations.

Regional News
10:37 am
Fri May 25, 2012

Old Pogue Distillery Opens in Maysville

For several generations, until Prohibition, the Pogue family produced bourbon in Maysville, Kentucky. Now the Pogues are back in the whiskey business with what the family has named the "Old Pogue Distillery".  It's on the Maysville, KY site that used to be the family homestead. In this Postcard story, WNKU's Steve Hirschberg talks about the family business with Ft. Thomas resident Hank Pogue V.

Regional News
11:15 am
Thu May 24, 2012

Taste of Cincinnati This Weekend

This Saturday, Sunday and Monday the 34th annual Taste of Cincinnati takes place in the heart of downtown. WNKU's Steve Hirschberg asked spokesman Chris Kemper if there are any new wrinkles to this year's summer kickoff celebration.

Regional News
9:28 am
Thu May 24, 2012

Michael Jackson Tribute by Cirque du Soleil is Coming to Cincinnati and Dayton

A show intended to capture the essence, soul and inspiration of the King of Pop is coming to Cincinnati and Dayton, Ohio. Cirque du Soleil is back with a tribute to Michael Jackson. 

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Regional News
2:20 pm
Wed May 23, 2012

The Banks Already Generating Economic Impact

The initial phase of The Banks project on Cincinnati's central riverfront is already generating a significant economic impact. That's the finding of a new study by the University of Cincinnati Economic Center. WNKU's Steve Hirschberg talked about the study with Scott Stringer. He's an executive vice president with Atlanta-based Carter, one of the master developers of The Banks.

Regional News
5:18 pm
Mon May 21, 2012

KY Cracks Down on Motorists Without Insurance

Starting next month, if you're a Kentuckian who's driving without insurance, you can expect a letter in the mail.  And, as Kentucky Transportation Cabinet spokesman Chuck Wolfe tells WNKU's Steve Hirschberg, you would be wise not to ignore the letter. 

Regional News
12:40 pm
Fri May 18, 2012

Police Memorial Day Recognizes Fallen Officers

On Thursday, the Cincinnati Police Department and law enforcement agencies from around the area paused to remember officers who have fallen in the line of duty. WNKU's Steve Hirschberg has this report on Police Memorial Day.