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Goodnight Memorial Library expected to reopen in early 2020Franklin Favorite6/20/2019

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Daviess County Public Library promoting local authors, trivia nightsOwensboro Messenger Inquirer6/19/2019

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Library hosts LGBTQ panel and many in this 'Christian' Kentucky town were outragedLouisville Courier Journal6/19/2019

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Library making cuts as city funding decreases: Madisonville budgets $30K less, says reduction direct result of pension hitMadisonville Messenger6/19/2019

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Taylor County library's LGBTQ event met with public opposition from judgeWLKY Louisville6/18/2019

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Hebron Branch of the Boone County Public Library is nearing completion; public invited to grand openingNorthern Kentucky Tribune6/17/2019

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Penguins and reptiles draw a crowd to library Carrollton News Democrat6/17/2019

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What’s Happening at the Library: A call for works by local black artistsWinchester Sun6/17/2019

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ALA seeks nominations of outstanding librariansChicago Daily Herald6/16/2019

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Bookmobile a cherished Ohio County asset: Outreach library services a trend in fluxOwensboro Messenger Inquirer6/16/2019

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Children create planet bath bombs as summer reading activities now underwayCorbin Times Tribune6/16/2019

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MCPL renovation to begin soonMaysville Ledger Independent6/15/2019

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MCPL to reopen MondayMaysville Ledger Independent6/15/2019

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GUEST COMMENT: Library closures, limited hours will affect Louisville workers, employersLouisville Business First 6/14/2019

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Mini golf course opens at FCPLMaysville Ledger Independent6/13/2019

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Fix Your Bike for Free With Repair Kits Now Available at All Denver LibrariesStreets Blog Denver 6/12/2019

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Library board appoints board members for strategic plan, discusses legal representationMurray Ledger and Times6/12/2019

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Q&A with new director of Glasgow public libraryGlasgow Daily Times6/12/2019

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Warren County Public Library opens new Play2Go space with support from PNC BankBowling Green Daily News6/11/2019

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Shark Cart visits MCPLMaysville Ledger Independent6/10/2019

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What’s changed since St. Paul ended library late fees? Usage bolstered while overdue rate holds steady — so farTwin Cities Pioneer Press6/10/2019

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Library hosts puppet show during summer readingWinchester Sun6/7/2019

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Silly Safaris give Russellville children an interactive experienceBowling Green WNKY6/7/2019

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Libraries close in no-tax council members’ districtsLouisville LEO Weekly6/5/2019

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Library board selects nominees to fill upcoming vacancyMurray Ledger and Times6/5/2019

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Summer Reading Program offers a Universe of StoriesMadisonville Messenger 6/5/2019

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County school students ring the Literacy BellSomerset Commonwealth Journal6/4/2019

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Sip2Go encourages kids to explore the world through scienceBowling Green WNKY 6/4/2019

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‘A Universe of Stories’Danville Advocate Messenger 6/3/2019

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Job fair in Morgan CountyMorehead News6/3/2019

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Library's Summer Reading program begins June 13London Sentinel Echo6/3/2019

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Quest for Summer FunShepherdsville Pioneer News6/3/2019

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BCPL June calendar of events for adults includes concerts; history presentations, ice creamNorthern Kentucky Tribune6/2/2019

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Warren County Public Library hiring security resource officersWBKO Bowling Green6/2/2019

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Libraries without librarians? Twin Cities systems try it: Self-service lets branches open with minimal staff; users let themselves in. Minneapolis Star Tribune6/1/2019

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Local libraries kicking off summer reading programsCorbin Times Tribune6/1/2019

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Madison County Library's Payne announced as Fresh Faces winnerRichmond Register 6/1/2019

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Stop the Bleed: Owensboro Health offering life-saving classes as a community serviceOwensboro Messenger Inquirer5/30/2019

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CCPL to welcome Dr. James Duane Bolin Murray Ledger and Times5/29/2019

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Fresh Flavors for summerKentucky New Era5/29/2019

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Library hosting summer blastoff at Corvette museumBowling Green Daily News 5/29/2019

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Louisville's library hours are changing this summer. Here's when you can visit themLouisville Courier Journal5/29/2019

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Middletown and Fern Creek library branches to close for good, weeks before budget voteLouisville Courier Journal5/29/2019

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What’s Happening at the Library: Bead making with Queen Bead SueZ EarlyWinchester Sun5/29/2019

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DC library table filled with answer menOwensboro Messenger Inquirer 5/28/2019

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McLean 'Market Day at the Library' June 8 Offers Free Set UpsSurfKy News5/27/2019

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