Kentucky Public Radio

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This week an independent consultant recommended major changes to the pension systems that cover most of Kentucky's public workers. The controversy over Confederate memorials continues in the Commonwealth as African-American leaders call for the removal of a statue of Jefferson Davis from the capital.

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Each Friday on Cincinnati Edition we review and discuss the people, stories and events that are affecting the Tri-state.

Jim Nolan/WVXU

The continuing opioid crisis in our region moved Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine to file a lawsuit against five major prescription drug manufacturers Wednesday.

WVXU/Jim Nolan

Each Friday on Cincinnati Edition, we present an in-depth discussion of the developments behind the headlines. This week we discuss what is now known about the shooting that took place inside Cameo nightclub last weekend. We'll also get a run-down on legislation that came out of the 2017 session of the Kentucky General Assembly.

Jim Nolan/WVXU

 

Each Friday on Cincinnati Edition we present an in-depth discussion of the developments behind the headlines. This week we'll get an update on the review of taxpayer money spent by the Center for Closing the Health Gap and hear details from the state audit of the Cincinnati Parks Department. We'll also take a look at bills coming out of the Kentucky General Assembly, the top stories in Northern Kentucky, and college basketball.

Jim Nolan/WVXU

Each Friday on Cincinnati Edition, we review and discuss the people, stories and events that are affecting the Tri-state. 

Jim Nolan/WVXU

 

Each Friday on Cincinnati Edition, we present an in-depth discussion of the developments behind the headlines. 

Jim Nolan/WVXU

 

Each Friday on Cincinnati Edition we present an in-depth look at the developments behind the headlines.

Michael Keating/WVXU

  

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For months, Kentucky's Governor Matt Bevin and Attorney General Andy Beshear have been in a battle over a variety of issues, from college and university spending to government board and commission seats. Last week, the Kentucky Supreme Court agreed to hear a lawsuit brought by AG Beshear against Governor Bevin. 

Michael E. Keating

There was a lot going on in our region this week, on both sides of the Ohio. In Cincinnati, revelations about how the city's parks department managed construction of Smale Riverfront Park have prompted calls for a review of the department's compliance with city purchasing policies. And in Kentucky the 2016 session of the General Assembly is wrapping up its work.

Michael E. Keating

Whether you’'ve been following the news this week or not, we’'ve got you covered with discussion about the big issues affecting Greater Cincinnati. We will focus on politics on both sides of the river this week, with the Kentucky Republican Caucus coming up next Saturday.

Bill Would Allow Concealed Firearms Into School, University Buildings

Feb 9, 2016
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Kentuckians with concealed carry permits could bring firearms into schools, college halls and government offices where they may currently be banned under a bill proposed recently in the state House.