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Gubernatorial Candidates Continue Debating

Updated: 10/17/2007 - There's three weeks to go until the November 6 election, and Governor Ernie Fletcher and Steve Beshear are showing no wear from a grueling schedule of debates.

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City Commission Passes Transpark Refinance Ordinance

Posted: 10/16/2007 - The Transpark property was originally paid for with $25-million worth of mortgage bonds issued in February of 2002. With those bonds, every time a piece of land is re-sold to a tenant, the entire mortgage cost has to be paid immediately.

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Long-Time Lawmaker Won't Seek Re-Election

Updated: 10/16/2007 - After almost two-decades in the state legislator, Republican Richie Sanders of Franklin, announced Oct. 16 he will end his term in the state Senate next year.

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Lawmakers Seek Action in Jena 6 Case

Updated: 10/16/2007 - The House Judiciary Committee is hearing about the case of six black teenagers accused of beating a white student. Some believe a repercussion of the Jena Six Rally has been the recent uses of nooses against African-Americans.

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Senate Leaders Speak at U of L

Posted: 10/16/2007 - Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid and Minority Leader Mitch McConnell both gave speeches at the school in a rare joint appearance.

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Senator Craig Appeals Ruling on Guilty Plea

Posted: 10/15/2007 - Idaho Senator Larry Craig plans to make another attempt to clear his name. He's filing an appeal on Oct. 15 hoping to reverse a judge's decision to keep his guilty plea in place.

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Rice: Russian Military Spending Not Helpful to Security

Posted: 10/15/2007 - Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice is shuttling between Israel and meetings with Palestinian leaders. She's trying to salvage a Middle East peace conference planned for November in the United States.

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Stumbo Fights Ethics Inquiry

Updated: 10/14/2007 - Attorney General Greg Stumbo is attempting to block a state ethics panel from investigating how it handled a probe into Governor Ernie Fletcher's administration.

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Glasgow Man Takes Run at State Senate

Updated: 10/11/2007 - The chairman of the Kentucky Registry of Election Finance resigns to begin fundraising for the 2008 election. John Rogers, a Democrat from Glasgow, resigned Oct. 10 so he can run for state senator in the 9th District.

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Governor's Debate Scheduled for Oct. 11 in Paducah

Updated: 10/11/2007 - It will be the first meeting between Governor Ernie Fletcher and Steve Beshear, since last weekend's release of a 12-year-old report. That paperwork provided details about Beshear's involvement in Kentucky Central Life Insurance.

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Candidate Fred Thompson Makes Debate Debut

Posted: 10/09/2007 - Months of polite sparring ended at the Oct. 9 Republican candidate debate. The main event during the evening in Michigan was candidate Fred Thompson, who made his debate debut.

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Governor Spends $2M on Election Campaign

Posted: 10/09/2007 - How much does it cost to fund the Kentucky governor's campaign? A couple million for one candidate. According to a financial report, Governor Ernie Fletcher has spent $2.2-million so far in his general election campaign.

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Michelle Obama's Van Involved in Accident

Posted: 10/09/2007 - On her way to a campaign stop in Iowa, a motorcycle collided with the van Obama was in. The motorcyclist who struck the van was injured.

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Attorney General Candidates Face-Off on TV Debate

Posted: 10/08/2007 - Kentucky Educational Television will broadcast the debate between Democrat Jack Conway and Republican Stan Lee at 7 p.m. According to a poll released Sept. 25, Conway led Lee 48-percent to 27-percent.

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Senator Clinton Gains Appeal in Iowa

Updated: 10/08/2007 - Senator Hillary Clinton is moving full steam ahead in Iowa building momentum for her presidential campaign. She talked about stem cell research, health care, the war in Iraq and veterans benefits.

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President Pays Tribute to Fallen Maryland Firefighters

Posted: 10/07/2007 - The somber ceremony was a stark reminder of the risks firefighters continue to take each day. The president consoled family members of 87 more firefighters who died on duty, telling them he's in awe of their service

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Candlelight Vigil Helps Many Voice Concerns About War

Posted: 10/07/2007 - Churches and organizations of several denominations gathered on Oct. 7 in protest over the war in Iraq. An interfaith candlelight vigil was held at the Unitarian Universalist Church of Bowling Green off Nashville Rd.

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Last Day for Voter Registration is Oct. 9

Posted: 10/07/2007 - If you're planning to vote for the elections in November, make sure you're registered. Tuesday, Oct. 9 is the last day to register to vote or make address changes for the general election.

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Candidate Ads Move to Religious Radio

Updated: 10/07/2007 - The advertising war in the governor's race spills over into religious radio stations. Governor Ernie Fletcher, an ordained Baptist minister, is attacking Beshear in an ad produced exclusively for Christian radio.

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Fletcher Criticizes Mongiardo on Nurse Picket Line Issue

Posted: 10/07/2007 - Governor Ernie Fletcher is criticizing his Democratic opponent's running mate, who is a surgeon, for refusing to cross a nurses' picket line. Registered nurses have been on strike at Hazard Appalachian Regional Hospital since their contract expired on Oct. 1.

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Report on Beshear's Law Firm Released

Posted: 10/07/2007 - The release of a twelve-year-old confidential ethics report on the former law firm of Democratic candidate Steve Beshear was seen by some as possibly having an impact on the election.

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John Edwards Makes Stop in Kentucky

Updated: 10/04/2007 - Another presidential hopeful is stumping in Kentucky. Democratic candidate John Edwards is appearing near the small western Kentucky town of Columbus on Oct. 4.

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