Kentucky Public Radio http://weku.fm en Democrats-5, Republicans-1 http://weku.fm/post/democrats-5-republicans-1 <p>Democrats won five of the six statewide races on the ballot in Kentucky Tuesday. &nbsp;At the top of the ticket, incumbent Democrat Steve Beshear beat Republican challenger David Williams by nearly 20 points.</p><p> Wed, 09 Nov 2011 04:25:12 +0000 Kentucky Public Radio 15880 at http://weku.fm Health Department Offers Flu Shots http://weku.fm/post/health-department-offers-flu-shots <p>If you want to avoid the sneezing, fever, and body aches associated with the flu, doctors say now would be a good time to get a flu shot.&nbsp;The Lexington-Fayette County Health Department announced Thursday that it is once again offering flu shots at the Public Health Clinic North on Newtown Circle. The vaccine is recommended for people ages 6 months and older.&nbsp; Thu, 08 Sep 2011 18:54:55 +0000 Kentucky Public Radio 12075 at http://weku.fm UK's Miller in World University Games http://weku.fm/post/uks-miller-world-university-games <p><span class="article-content"><span>The University of Kentucky&#39;s Darius Miller will represent the United States in the 2011 World University Games. Miller was named to the 12-member men&#39;s basketball team Wednesday following six days of tryouts at the U.S. Olympic Training Center in Colorado.</span></span> Thu, 04 Aug 2011 16:14:32 +0000 Kentucky Public Radio 9919 at http://weku.fm UK's Miller in World University Games Lexington Opens Cooling Centers http://weku.fm/post/lexington-opens-cooling-centers <p>With heat indices expected to be in the triple digits again today, the city of Lexington is opening two cooling centers across town to help folks beat the heat. The Dunbar Community Center on Upper Street will be open until 8 p.m. The Lexington Senior Center on the corner of Alumni and Nicholasville Road will stay open until 6 p.m.&nbsp;Lextran is offering free rides for senior citizens to and from the cooling centers. For more information on the free rides, call Lextran at (859) 253-4636.&nbsp; Tue, 12 Jul 2011 16:31:16 +0000 Kentucky Public Radio 8382 at http://weku.fm