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May 13, 2020

Papa John wants you to look inside his stupid mansion

Drew Franklin 2:00pm May 13, 2020 5/13/20

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As millions of people wake up wondering how they’ll make their next mortgage or rent payment, Papa John wants you to look inside his mansion. The Papa Castle, he calls it, is a 10,000 sq. ft. home in Anchorage, Ky., where the people too rich to live in the Louisville city limits live. It was…

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May 7, 2020

Governor Andy Beshear Unveils Phase 2 of Kentucky’s Reopening Plan

Nick Roush 6:30pm May 7, 2020 5/7/20

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Kentucky is one step closer to returning to a new normal from the coronavirus pandemic. Thursday evening Governor Andy Beshear unveiled the second phase of Kentucky’s reopening plan. Beginning May 22 restaurants will return to operating dine-in portions of their establishments at 33% capacity. They will also be able use all available outdoor seating. “I…

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“No Gathering” is my new favorite COVID song

Drew Franklin 10:00am May 7, 2020 5/7/20

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There is a hot new song for your sheltering at home: “No Gathering” by Chico Roze. It’s a parody of “No Diggity” and it comes with its own music video shot in downtown Lexington. You’ll be singing this all day…   And if that face looks familiar…  

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May 4, 2020

Andy (and Virginia) aiming to reopen restaurants in June

Drew Franklin 7:00pm May 4, 2020 5/4/20

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We’re one day closer to stepping back inside a restaurant again and today Governor Andy Beshear and his sidekick Virginia gave us a target month on the #TeamKentucky calendar. Sit-down service in restaurants will be among the re-openings in Phase 2 of the process. Phase 2’s details are limited at this time because we have…

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April 16, 2020

Coronavirus Cancels Louisville’s Forecastle Music Festival

Nick Roush 11:30am April 16, 2020 4/16/20 Comments Disabled

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One of Kentucky’s most popular music festivals will take a hiatus in 2020. Festival coordinators announced Thursday morning that Forecastle Festival will be canceled due to the coronavirus pandemic. “While we are disappointed to share this news, the health and safety of our fans, artists, staff, and community are always our number one priority,” organizers…

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April 15, 2020

Louisville rapper Jack Harlow talks career, explains why UofL over UK on KSR

Drew Franklin 4:30pm April 15, 2020 4/15/20

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Today’s Kentucky Sports Radio radio show included an interview with a rising star in music, rapper Jack Harlow. A Louisville native and graduate of Atherton High School, Harlow is climbing the charts at only 22 years old with his hit new single, “What’s Poppin.” He joined the show as part of KSR Guest Week to…

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April 11, 2020

Couple rides horseback through Western Kentucky Burger King

Drew Franklin 11:30am April 11, 2020 4/11/20

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The Burger King on the south end of Madisonville got the horses in the back as a couple trots through the drive-thru on horseback for a couple Whopper Juniors. Can’t nobody tell them nothin’.

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March 31, 2020

Today on KSR: What Can’t Virginia Moore Do?

Nick Roush 9:00am March 31, 2020 3/31/20 Comments Disabled

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Governor Andy Beshear’s daily press briefings during the coronavirus pandemic have produced a star, Virginia Moore. The American Sign Language interpreter has become a fan favorite on social media. Over the weekend her statewide stardom went national with an appearance on Last Week Tonight with John Oliver. After Monday’s performance, I have a feeling it’s…

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March 30, 2020

Governor announces 480 confirmed cases, 11 deaths in Kentucky

Drew Franklin 5:54pm March 30, 2020 3/30/20

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The numbers keep climbing in Andy Beshear’s daily coronavirus update. “That’s expected,” I hear him saying in my head right now. Today the governor announced Kentucky is up to 480 confirmed cases in Kentucky, up from 439 cases in yesterday’s update. That means we can expect to hit 500 tomorrow. Sadly, there were also new…

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Virginia the sign language interpreter spotted on HBO’s ‘Last Week Tonight’

Drew Franklin 3:45pm March 30, 2020 3/30/20

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Virginia Moore, the sign language interpreter by Kentucky governor Andy Beshear’s side through all of this, was a topic on “Last Week Tonight” on HBO last night. John Oliver, the show’s host, showed Andy Beshear delivering the news of a coronavirus party, and focused on Virginia’s “WTF” interpretation of Beshear’s reaction. You can see our…

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