Daniel Moore, Lexington Herald-Leader http://weku.fm en Call for Gay-Rights 'Fairness Law' Renewed http://weku.fm/post/call-gay-rights-fairness-law-renewed <p><a href="http://www.kentucky.com/2012/07/11/2255727/call-for-gay-rights-fairness-law.html">A state advocacy group renewed</a> its call Wednesday for a Richmond fairness ordinance after a lesbian couple and their photographer contended they were kicked out of a park there. &quot;This young couple&#39;s plight is a perfect elucidation of the need for a local fairness ordinance in Richmond,&quot; Chris Hartman, director of the Fairness Campaign, said in a news release. Thu, 12 Jul 2012 23:32:50 +0000 Daniel Moore, Lexington Herald-Leader 29489 at http://weku.fm Whooping Cough Cases on the Rise http://weku.fm/post/whooping-cough-cases-rise <p><a href="http://www.kentucky.com/2012/06/21/2233444/whooping-cough-cases-on-the-rise.html">Pertussis, a disease better known</a> as whooping cough because of the severe coughing fits it causes, is making a resurgence in Kentucky, with recent outbreaks in central and northern parts of the state. The bacterial disease particularly affects infants and older children, who are required to receive the five-dose vaccine before entering sixth grade. But the outbreaks have state and local health officials urging &quot;boosters&quot; &mdash; immunizations for children and adults 11 and older. Fri, 22 Jun 2012 12:34:59 +0000 Daniel Moore, Lexington Herald-Leader 28467 at http://weku.fm