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Libraries say Kentucky senator tried to pressure them into canceling opponent’s forumsLexington Herald Leader10/19/2018

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Corbin Public Library waiving fines on overdue materialsCorbin News Journal10/16/2018

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Newsmaker: Sonia SotomayorAmerican Libraries Magazine10/16/2018

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Reading pays off for Corbin girlCorbin Times Tribune10/16/2018

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Why Bonnie Prince Billy is trading his microphone in for a library cardLouisville Courier Journal10/16/2018

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12 Authors Write About the Libraries They LoveNew York Times10/15/2018

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Pennywise in Post-Its. Teacher uses 5,982 notes to create spooky art, impart lessonsLexington Herald Leader10/15/2018

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What’s Happening at the Library: Art, crafts by Lynn Insko on displayWinchester Sun10/15/2018

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2018 UCPL Fall Family Fun FestivalHenderson Gleaner10/14/2018

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Reading, ‘riting, newspaperin’: A life spent in journalismLexington Herald Leader 10/14/2018

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Literary Adventure Must ReadsRichmond Register10/13/2018

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Mystery Of A Massive Library Fire Remains Unsolved After More Than 30 YearsNPR10/13/2018

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OFF THE SHELF: Check out the latest mystery novel at the library Richmond Register10/13/2018
Pumpkin Festival held in StantonClay City Times10/12/2018

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Comic Surge: Annual comic convention returns to JCPLJessamine Journal10/11/2018

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James Patterson says saving libraries is down to readersThe Guardian 10/11/2018

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Kentucky Power holds first of 4 community outreach sessionsWYMT10/11/2018

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NKyTribune’s first community forum for candidates tonight at Erlanger library branch; 4th forum addedNorthern Kentucky Tribune 10/11/2018

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Tensions rise as library board discusses change in meeting timeMurray Ledger and Times10/11/2018

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An Epic Blaze Propels Susan Orlean’s ‘The Library Book’New York Times10/10/2018

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Books are the best medicine: how libraries boost our wellbeingThe Guardian10/10/2018

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Library announces 'Lunch Bunch' book discussions through OctoberMorehead News10/10/2018

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Library fall craft fair draws area vendorsMadisonville Messenger10/10/2018

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Louisville Free Public Library director leaving postLouisville Business First10/10/2018

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New library tech coordinator introduces himselfMadisonville Messenger10/10/2018

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Public Library Association launches health insurance enrollment initiativeAmerican Library Association News10/10/2018

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Public Library Association launches health insurance enrollment initiativeAmerican Library Association News10/10/2018

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Updates: New Henry County Public LibraryHenry County Local10/10/2018

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Need a Handbag or a Tie to Land Your First Job? Borrow One With a Library CardNew York Times10/9/2018

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Independent film airing on KET explores role of Louisville Free Public LibraryKET10/8/2018

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Independent film airing on KET explores role of Louisville Free Public LibraryKET10/8/2018

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Bigfoot evidence shared at MCPLMaysville Ledger Independent10/7/2018

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Get in the Halloween spirit at the libraryWinchester Sun10/6/2018

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Meet actor Melinda Beck, the library’s October artist-in-residenceInsider Louisville 10/6/2018

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Corbin Public Library waiving fines on overdue materialsCorbin News Journal10/5/2018

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Library program scores college fund for kidsOwensboro Messenger Inquirer10/5/2018

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Library officials update ChamberMcLean County News10/4/2018

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Lots on tap at the library this monthMadisonville Messenger 10/4/2018

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'Paws to Read' at Graves County Public LibraryWest Kentucky Star10/4/2018

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Campbell County Public Library offers activities for adults, children at all branches in OctoberNorthern Kentucky Tribune10/3/2018

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Laurel County Public Library eventsLondon Sentinel Echo10/3/2018

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What’s Happening at the Library: A charming letter and a fearful novelWinchester Sun10/3/2018

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Better late than never? Library book 84 years overdueBowling Green Daily News10/2/2018

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STEM-focused Hands-On Harley Davidson exhibit on display at Boone County Public LibraryNorthern Kentucky Tribune10/2/2018

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Museum and Library Services Act IntroducedAmerican Libraries Magazine10/1/2018

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