News from WNKU

News from WNKU
9:23 am
Fri April 24, 2015

How Supreme Court Ruling will Affect Local Same-Sex Couple's Family

The Yorksmith family in the family's playroom
Cheri Lawson

Pam and Nicole Yorksmith married in San Francisco in 2008. They are the parents of 4 year old Grayden and 7 month old Orion. They are among 31 people whose same-sex marriages cases will be argued in front of the U.S. Supreme Court April 28th.

Nicole Yorksmith: I mean it’s very surreal. Never in a million years would I have imagined you know that we’re gonna be a part of history.

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10:07 am
Tue April 21, 2015

Crafty Supermarket DIYers Blooming with Handmade items this Spring

Crafty Supermarket, April 25th ,2015
courtesy Crafty Supermarket

An indie craft show recognized as one of the most prominent in the Midwest  is happening in Cincinnati April 25th at Clifton Cultural Arts Center. Crafty Supermarket’s co-founder and organizer Grace Dobush talks with WNKU’s Cheri Lawson about the DIY market featuring  crafters, artists and makers from all over North America .

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10:46 am
Fri April 17, 2015

We All Shrine On, A Beatles Tribute to Benefit Shriners Hospitals for Children

We All Shrine On
courtesy of The Newbies

”We All Shrine On” is a Beatles tribute this Friday night. The benefit concert is being held  at Southgate House Revival where all proceeds will benefit Shriners Hospitals for Children .”We All Shrine On” is a Beatles tribute. The Shriners Hospitals for Children health care system is recognized as a group of facilities dedicated to providing care even if the family can’t pay. WNKU’s Cheri Lawson talked with Misty Perholtz of the Newbees about the event.

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1:58 pm
Wed April 15, 2015

Whole Living Journal Publisher talks , The Ultimate Risk:Top Regrets of the Dying

Tara L. Robinson, publisher of Whole Living Journal
courtesy Tara L. Robinson

The Ultimate Risk: Top Regrets of the Dying (Lessons for Living Your Best Life Now) was the talk Whole Living Journal Publisher Tara L. Robinson

  shared at this year’s Victory of Light festival.WNKU's Cheri Lawson talked with her before the festival.

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7:59 am
Tue April 14, 2015

Celebrating the Life and Legacy of Lauren Hill

Remembering #22 Lauren Hill
Cheri Lawson

Hundreds  of people turned out to pay their respects Monday evening to a Cincinnati college student who inspired others during the last months of her life.WNKU's Cheri Lawson reports that Lauren Hill achieved her dream of playing college basketball while living with terminal cancer..  As a student at Cincinnati’s Mt. St. Joseph University, Lauren Hill played in four games, including one before a sold-out crowd of ten thousand.

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