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Morning Cram [GONE TO SEATTLE] Edition

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Our regular cram wizard is off for the week, but we’re still here to give you your morning news briefs.

KY: Episcopalians go to the polls, come back with new bishop. Expect some construction traffic jams in Livingston Co. later this month. McCracken County police hit the streets to crack down on crack and streetwalkers.  Prison guards hoarding drugs. Conference prepares for mother’s nature’s worst.

TN: Boy drowns with no supervision. Law allows alcohol to flow at local marina. The state Senate gives Arizona’s new immigration law a thumbs up.

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morning cram (velicometry edition)

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C'mon BP...

New scientific analysis uncovers BP’s egregious mistaken oil leak calculations.

KY~ Lake Barkley will be back to normal next week. Reidland-Farley’s new fire chief longs for obscurity. Karzai @ Fort Campbell today. Green banks could start popping up to make energy-saving loans.

TN~ Last weeks floods has probably setback work on Clarksville’s Marina and the Two Rivers Center is condemned. The House approves making fake pot illegal. Republican Senators pick apart Bredesen’s spending plan.  A US Senate panel approves an additional $400mil in disaster aid.

morning cram (sad chocolate edition)

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Sad Chocolate

Researchers question chocolate’s motives; just in time for Arizona’s new law.

KY~ McCracken County hooks up a Paducah wholesale food distributor. MSU plans a forum on tuition hikes. Fort Campbell preps for another Afghanistan deployment. Multiple countries attend a clean coal conference in the Commonwealth. Legislation from the General Assembly’s  special session next month will take effect July 15.  Beshear vetoes a bill that scrutinizes state contracts.

TN~ Clarksville has disappointingly-low Census return rates. Undercover officers bust up a Henry County High School drug ring.  Republicans consider cutting pre-kindergarten programs.

IL~ Metropolis throws Harrah’s a $30k bone.