October 3, 2011 - 8:00am
Gov. Steve Beshear
Local news for Oct. 3, 2011
"Democratic Gov. Steve Beshear has extended his lead to 31 points over Republican Senate President David Williams, with just five weeks left before the Nov. 8 election, according to the latest Courier-Journal/WHAS11 Bluegrass Poll." [Courier-Journal]"Officials at the Kentucky State...
September 27, 2011 - 10:28am
Steve Beshear
Local news for Sept. 27, 2011
"Two candidates for the state’s top office criticized incumbent Democratic Gov. Steve Beshear for being a no-show in the first televised debate of the governor’s race. Republican David Williams and independent Gatewood Galbraith appeared Monday on KET’s Kentucky Tonight to...
September 23, 2011 - 8:00am
by Eve Lee
A summary of local news for September 23, 2011
    •    Yum! Brands unloads Long John Silver’s, A&W chains. [Business First]    •    Rand Paul rides Air Force One, thinks big. [WLKY]
September 8, 2011 - 9:00am
by Eve Lee
Sunday afternoon event to feature Williams, Galbraith-but no Beshear
Want to meet your Kentucky gubernatorial candidates—at least a couple of them? This Sunday, September 11, candidates for Kentucky governor will speak at a public forum organized by the Yearlings Club-University of Louisville discussion series. The format differs from a debate in that each...
September 8, 2011 - 8:00am
Local news for Sept. 8, 2011
"Last Fall, George W. Bush’s memoir revealed the stunning revelation that Mitch McConnell, in September of 2006 — while he was calling people al-Qaeda-appeasing cut-and-runners for wanting to start withdrawing troops from Iraq — was privately telling Bush to start withdrawing...