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Glasgow City Council to pledge $100 thousand towards interchange project

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The city of Glasgow is pledging $100 thousand for a potential interchange project. 

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Hart County Sheriff's charge two with theft

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Two men are arrested after Hart County Sheriff's Deputies accuse them of stealing barn lumber. According to a news release, deputies responded to a complaint concerning the theft and illegal dumping on mammoth cave park road. Gary Jewell, 39, and Dustin Cline, 22,  were both arrested after a traffic stop. Both were charged with 3rd-degree burglary. Deputies also say they discovered Jewell was a fugitive. Both were lodged in the Hart County Jail. More>>

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Cave City tourism executive director resigns

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Sharon Tabor has been on the Cave City Tourist and Convention Commission's Board of Directors for over five years.  

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Room in the Inn has branched out on their own this year

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Room in the Inn is a place of hope to those in need. 

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Sarver officially welcomed back to Housing Authority Board

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Bowling Green's city commission officially welcomed Hilda Sarver back to the board of the Housing Authority of Bowling Green Monday night.

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Bowling Green woman drowns in Barren River Lake

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A Bowling Green woman drowned Monday afternoon on Barren River Lake.

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Wayne County man attempts to kill bed bugs by setting fire to bed

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Bed bugs were a big problem for a Wayne County man.

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Kentucky Democratic Party returning Papa John's contributions

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The Kentucky Democratic party has announced it's giving back contributions made by John Schnatter, the former chairman of Papa John’s. According to the Courier-Journal, the party is returning $3500 to Schnatter. That money was donated between 1996 and 2018. There has been no word from the Kentucky Republican Party yet. Schnatter has given far more money to the state GOP party than the Democratic party. Schnatter has admitted to using a racial slur during a conference call las... More>>

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Local non-profits adjusting to new state sales tax

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On July 1st, the state of Kentucky enacted a law that now requires 17 business services to add a 6% sales tax to all their transactions. That new law also applies to local non-profit organizations like WKU Athletics, SKyPAC, and Orchestra Kentucky, who never before had to apply such a tax to their ticket sales. "This is just something that really took us by surprise," said Scott Watkins, Executive Director for Orchestra Kentucky. Watkins wasn't the only one caught off guar... More>>

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Graphic body cam footage released by Las Vegas Metro Police

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Dramatic body-camera footage, just released by the Las Vegas Metro Police, shows an officer opening fire while in the midst of a car chase. 
 

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Stuff the Bus seeking continued community support for annual school supply drive

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All these supplies or monetary donations go directly towards children in our communities who would otherwise start the school year off unprepared and without proper supplies.

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Cooking Up a Memory

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ConCon’s, a homey little diner on Russellville Road in Bowling Green, is a stop many people would easily drive right past.

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City schools prepare for new school year

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Bowling Green Independent Schools are gearing up for the start of the new school year that begins for students Aug. 8.

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Bowling Green's City Commission will meet today

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Today's meeting will take place at 4:30 at Bowling Green City Hall.

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Trump is criticized for summit with Russian President

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During the joint appearance in Helsinki Monday, the President refused to blame Russia for interfering in the 2016 U.S. election. 


 

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WKU Volleyball: Lady Tops earn AVCA Team Academic Award for 12th consecutive season

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For the 12th consecutive season, WKU Volleyball has been recognized as a recipient of the AVCA Team Academic Award, the association announced Monday. With a cumulative GPA of 3.61 across the 2017-18 school year, the Lady Toppers have earned the Team Academic Award for the 16th time since 1999. The award, which was initiated in the 1992-93 academic year, honors collegiate and high school volleyball teams that displayed excellence in the classroom during the school year by ma... More>>

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Northern Kentucky Police shoot and kill attacking Pit Bull

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In Northern Kentucky, Police shot and killed a Pit Bull last Thursday, after it attacked two people inside of a home. 

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Two Bowling Green Officers honored at Kentucky State Police Award Ceremony

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Kentucky State Police held their awards ceremony, to honor and recognize the most deserving men and women, that work to protect our well-being.

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Paul comments on new SCOTUS nominee, other topics

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Yesterday, Kentucky Republican Senator Rand Paul spoke at a financial forum in Louisville where he discussed some of the concerns he has about President Trump's Supreme Court Nominee Brett Kavanaugh. 

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Lexington Convention Center to break ground on expansion

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The city of Lexington is breaking ground this week on the expansion of the Lexington Convention Center, home to Rupp Arena. 

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New law requires drivers to give bicyclists more space

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A new bike safety law went into effect over the weekend which will now require Kentucky drivers to stay at least three feet away when passing someone on a bicycle. 

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Papa John comments on his fall from grace

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The man known as Papa John is speaking out for the first time since his fall from grace for using a racial slur.  John Schnatter apologized for his comments during an interview with our sister station, WLKY.

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Federal Highway Administration to provide $3 million for repairs

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Roadways damaged by flooding in Kentucky, are getting some much needed help. The Federal Highway Administration is providing $3 million in emergency relief program funds to help repair flood-damaged roads and bridges in 38 different counties.

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Louisville Metro Police investigating discovered remains

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Louisville Metro Police are investigating after human remains were found in a wooded area. 

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Hart County man pleads guilty to placing broken glass in styrofoam cups

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A former Hart County manufacturing employee, accused of placing broken glass in styrofoam drinking cups, has pleaded guilty. 

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Two arrested on drug charges in Warren County

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Two men are under arrest after deputies with the Warren County Sheriff's Office say they found multiple drugs inside a residence.

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WKU Men's Basketball: Justin Johnson signs professional contract with Italian team

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Former WKU Basketball star Justin Johnson became the latest Hilltopper to join the professional ranks Monday when he signed with Italian program Cagliari Dinamo Academy. Cagliari Dinamo Academy competes in Italy’s Serie A2 league. Johnson, a 6-foot-7 forward from Hazard, Ky., finished his college career ranked 10th on WKU's all-time scoring list with 1,715 career points and fifth on the all-time rebounding list with 1,057 career boards. He's one of five players in pr... More>>

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Cave City woman found dead after house fire

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When fire crews arrived to the mobile home at 720 Jenny Road, flames had engulfed the entire residence, even causing some of it to collapse.

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Online shoppers prepare for Amazon's Prime Day deals

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Online shoppers are clicking away today as Amazon launches its fourth annual Prime Day. 

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Trump holds news conference with Putin following their meeting

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President Trump and Russian President Vladimir Putin held a joint news conference following their first extended face to face talks in Finland today with President Trump saying "I really think the world wants to see us get along."
 

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Traffic stop leads to drug arrests in Glasgow

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A man accused of having a portable police scanner and drugs in his car was arrested over the weekend in Barren County.

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Amazing Angels, Inc. aides families with infant loss

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Local organization helps families heal from losses.

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State police charge Cave City city manager with DUI

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Kentucky State Police arrested Cave City’s city manager Sunday night after city police officers there called for their assistance during a traffic stop on city manager Robert Smith.

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WKU Men's Basketball: Tops unveil 2018-2019 Conference USA schedule

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Home games against four of the top six finishers in Conference USA last season and a home-and-home series with defending league champion Marshall highlight the league play portion of the 2018-19 WKU Hilltopper Basketball schedule, as announced Monday by WKU. Playing under a new scheduling model from C-USA, the Hilltoppers will face their travel partner Marshall twice and each other team in the league once over the first 14 games of the conference regular season, including h... More>>

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Chenoweth stars in second season of "Trial & Error"

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She's guilty...of being fabulous! Kristin Chenoweth stars in Trial & Error: Lady Killer.

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Two men accused of trying to hire prostitutes in Bowling Green

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Kentucky State Police arrested two men in Bowling Green Friday afternoon on accusations that both attempted to hire a prostitute.

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Kentucky Sheriff's office is issuing tickets to good kids

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One Kentucky Sheriff's Office is hoping to improve its reputation and relationship with the community it serves, by issuing tickets.

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Abandoned dog with broken legs, makes amazing recovery

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An abandoned dog left for dead in a ditch in Lawrenceburg is making a remarkable comeback with just two legs.

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Hepatitis A continues to spread across the state

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Health officials say hepatitis A is continuing to spread around Kentucky. News outlets cited the Kentucky Department for Public Health in reporting that there were 1,094 cases and eight deaths from the outbreak as of the first week of July. The agency says 18 counties reported new cases during that week. Jefferson County, where Kentucky’s outbreak began last fall, has the most cases with 525 reported. Most than half of Kentucky’s 120 counties have reported at least one c... More>>

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Police: Kentucky toddler drowns at home

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Police in Kentucky say a toddler has drowned in a backyard swimming pool. 

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Man convicted in arson that led to firefighter's death

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A Kentucky man has been convicted of setting a house fire that led to a firefighter’s death.

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WKU Women's Golf: Four Lady Tops earn WGCA All-American Scholar honors

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Four members of the WKU Lady Topper Golf team were honored for their academic achievement Tuesday as Women’s Golf Coaches Association All-American Scholars. WKU’s Georgina Blackman, Megan Clarke, Mary Joiner and Katie Story were all honored by the WGCA, which requires that honorees meet a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.50 and compete in at least 50 percent of the school’s regularly scheduled competitive rounds. Blackman, an outgoing senior from Essex, Englan...

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WKU Men's Basketball: Hennssy Auriantal added to coaching staff

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WKU men’s basketball head coach Rick Stansbury announced Tuesday the hiring of Hennssy Auriantal as an assistant coach on his staff. “We’re happy to have Hennssy join our program,” Stansbury said. “He brings coaching and playing experience at the D-I level in all areas. Besides that, he’s a terrific person and has a beautiful family. We’re excited to have him as part of our team.” Auriantal brings both Division I playing and ...

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Hot Rods open series in South Bend with 5-0 win over Cubs

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The Bowling Green Hot Rods earned their fifth win in a row, beating the South Bend Cubs 6-0 this evening. RHP Tobias Myers turned in another stellar start, and the offense was led by SS Zach Rutherford, who collected two hits on the night. The Hot Rods got on the scoreboard in the top of the second inning. DH Devin Davis reached on a fielder’s choice, and moved to second on a walk. He scored on a single from RF Eleardo Cabrera, and it was 1-0 Hot R...

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Hot Rods sweep Whitecaps in West Michigan

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The Bowling Green Hot Rods earned their first four game sweep of the season with a 5-3 win over the West Michigan Whitecaps this afternoon. LHP Resly Linares earned the win, and LF Emilio Gustave scored twice. The Hot Rods got started in the second inning, when 1B Devin Davis launched his fifth home run of the season on a fly ball to left field. It was 1-0 Bowling Green after two innings. In the third, RF Emilio Gustave scored on a sac fly fro... More>>

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Hot Rods get back on track with win at Whitecaps

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The Bowling Green Hot Rods got back on the winning track tonight, defeating the West Michigan Whitecaps 13-1. Six different Hot Rods had multi-hit games, with SS Taylor Walls leading the way with a four hit night. The Hot Rods got going in the second inning, as they sent seven batters to the plate, scoring four runs. The inning was highlighted by RBI hits from Walls, DH Trey Hair, and 1B Jim Haley. Bowling Green broke the game open in the third, when they sc... More>>

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WKU Men's Basketball: Tops add five-star center Charles Bassey to 2018 class

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WKU men’s basketball head coach Rick Stansbury announced Wednesday the signing of five-star center Charles Bassey (6-11) in the 2018 class. 

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WKU Men's Basketball: Lamonte Bearden withdraws name from NBA Draft

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WKU Men's Basketball rising junior Lamonte Bearden has withdrawn his name from the 2018 NBA Draft, and will return to the Hill next season, per a tweet from Bearden's Twitter account Wednesday morning.

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Brad Bonds introduced as ACS Boys Basketball Coach

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Brad Bonds officially introduced as Allen County-Scottsville Boys Basketball Head Coach. 

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Bowling Green woman breaks swimming world records

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63-year old Bowling Green resident Penny Noyes continues to break world records in the swimming pool. 

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  • Hawaii lava boat tours continue after explosion, injuries

    Hawaii lava boat tours continue after explosion, injuries

    Tuesday, July 17 2018 2:41 AM EDT2018-07-17 06:41:49 GMT
    Tuesday, July 17 2018 11:00 PM EDT2018-07-18 03:00:17 GMT
    (Hawaii Department of Land and Natural Resources via AP). This photo provided by the Hawaii Department of Land and Natural Resources shows damage to the roof of a tour boat after an explosion sent lava flying through the roof off the Big Island of Hawa...(Hawaii Department of Land and Natural Resources via AP). This photo provided by the Hawaii Department of Land and Natural Resources shows damage to the roof of a tour boat after an explosion sent lava flying through the roof off the Big Island of Hawa...
    Hawaii tour boat operators plan to continue taking visitors to see lava, but will follow the Coast Guard's revised policy and stay farther away after an explosion caused molten rock to barrel through the roof of a...
    Hawaii tour boat operators plan to continue taking visitors to see lava, but will follow the Coast Guard's revised policy and stay farther away after an explosion caused molten rock to barrel through the roof of a vessel, injuring 23 people.
  • Lawsuit, ex-student focus on complaints about Ohio State doc

    Lawsuit, ex-student focus on complaints about Ohio State doc

    Tuesday, July 17 2018 10:08 AM EDT2018-07-17 14:08:30 GMT
    Tuesday, July 17 2018 10:59 PM EDT2018-07-18 02:59:26 GMT
    (Ohio State University via AP, File). FILE - This undated file photo shows a photo of Dr. Richard Strauss. Former Ohio State president E. Gordon Gee and former vice president of human resources Linda Tom tell The Columbus Dispatch they don't remember r...(Ohio State University via AP, File). FILE - This undated file photo shows a photo of Dr. Richard Strauss. Former Ohio State president E. Gordon Gee and former vice president of human resources Linda Tom tell The Columbus Dispatch they don't remember r...
    A lawsuit by four former Ohio State University wrestlers alleges the school failed to stop "rampant sexual misconduct" by a now-dead team doctor despite being "repeatedly informed" about his behavior.
    A lawsuit by four former Ohio State University wrestlers alleges the school failed to stop "rampant sexual misconduct" by a now-dead team doctor despite being "repeatedly informed" about his behavior.
  • Tumult of Trump's Europe trip smashes presidential precedent

    Tumult of Trump's Europe trip smashes presidential precedent

    Tuesday, July 17 2018 7:28 PM EDT2018-07-17 23:28:29 GMT
    Tuesday, July 17 2018 10:59 PM EDT2018-07-18 02:59:02 GMT
    (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik). President Donald Trump speaks to members of the media as he meets with members of Congress in the Cabinet Room of the White House, Tuesday, July 17, 2018, in Washington.(AP Photo/Andrew Harnik). President Donald Trump speaks to members of the media as he meets with members of Congress in the Cabinet Room of the White House, Tuesday, July 17, 2018, in Washington.
    Historians see Trump's tumultuous trip across Europe smashing conventions about American leaders on world stage.
    Historians see Trump's tumultuous trip across Europe smashing conventions about American leaders on world stage.
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