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A project spearheaded by two Craft Academy students at Morehead State University is en route to the International Space Station. MSPR's Jacob Lindberg reports...

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The Morehead State Space Science Center is becoming a big part of an industry that has seen a meteoric rise in Kentucky. MSPR's Jacob Lindberg reports...

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The Clyde A. Thomas Regional Airport in Rowan County has been operating for almost seven years now and its Fixed Base Operator calls it the area's best kept secret. MSPR's Chas Jenkins reports...

The 8th Annual Winter Adventure Weekend is on its way to Carter Caves. MSPR's Chas Jenkins has more...

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Governor Matt Bevin says he'll do something about gun violence in Lexington and Louisville. The governor made the pledge at a press conference Tuesday. MSPR's Ashley Chapman has details...

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Morehead’s Main Street is boasting new pavement, parallel parking spots, and a straight shot through town… all in response to longtime complaints from city residents. MSPR’s Arlo Barnette visited the new thoroughfare on its second day, to ask people what they think…

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A Morehead State police officer who was involved in a serious motorcycle crash earlier this year is gradually getting back in the swing of things. MSPR's Tanner Boyd has the story...

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The Bluegrass community is mourning the loss of yet another of its heroes. Ellen Barnette has more...

The farmer's market is making an appearance on campus this summer. MSPR's Ellen Barnette has the story...

The Morehead Community Recycling Center has a new director, as recycling veteran Allie Secor retires after more than a decade on the job. Arlo Barnette has more...

Prisoners at the Federal Correctional Institution  in Ashland, Kentucky are working alongside River Cities Harvest to help those in need by using their time to grow a garden. Ellen Barnette has more... 

Feature: Local Baseball Star Drafted

Jun 17, 2016

A local high school product was recently selected in the MLB draft and has a life altering decision in front of him. MSPR's Eric Mathews has more...

  

After 50 years on the air, a longtime eastern Kentucky radio personality has retired. MSPR's Ashley Chapman has the story...

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The Morehead Railroad and Historical Museum opened this past Saturday. MSPR's Tanner Boyd was there...

Feature: B-52 Exhibit

May 12, 2016
The Aviation Museum of Kentucky

The Aviation Museum of Kentucky has unveiled a new exhibit. MSPR's Tanner Boyd has more...

Downtown Morehead Incorporated recently held a downtown clean-up. MSPR's Tanner Boyd was there...

Feature: New Fire School

May 10, 2016
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A new facility in the MMRC Industrial Park off of 801 in Rowan County will offer state of the art training to area first responders. MSPR’s Jordan Simonson has more…

Many people tend to have their own traditions when it comes to the Kentucky Derby, and a former Morehead State University student is aiming to keep his alive in honor of his late brother. MSPR’s Tanner Boyd has the story…

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Former President Bill Clinton made a campaign stop at Morehead State University yesterday. MSPR's Tanner Boyd has the story...

Morehead State University is building a new residential facility that will house students by the next fall semester. MSPR’s Arlo Barnette has more…

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The groundbreaking for the new Rowan campus of the Maysville Community and Technical College took place last week. MSPR's Tanner Boyd was there...

The Martin County Water District is again under investigation by the state. Ashley Chapman reports...

Feature: Win The Day

Apr 21, 2016

The Morehead State football team going through its spring practices. With the regular season still four months away, head coach Rob Tenyer is telling the eagles to “Win Each Day”.  MSPR’s Nathan Gutierrez has more…

Feature: Climbing Money

Apr 21, 2016

A recent study has shown tourism and revenue in eastern Kentucky has been helped by an unlikely group of people. Morehead State Public Radio’s Jordan Simonson has the story…

Another Morehead Film Challenge Weekend has come and gone. MSPR's Samantha Morrill has the story...

Feature: Carter Caves Wildflower Pilgrimage

Apr 21, 2016

This weekend, an eastern Kentucky park is welcoming guests to enjoy the simple wonders of nature. Morehead State Public Radio’s Jordan Simonson has more…

Kentucky's first Republican caucus took place over the weekend, and MSPR's Tanner Boyd brings us a report on the area's experience.

Feature: Pension Problems

Mar 3, 2016

The Kentucky Chamber of Commerce has compiled a guide for citizens to learn, and hopefully help fix, a major problem that's plaguing the Commonwealth. MSPR's Jordan Simonson has more...

The 17th annual Big Sandy Women’s Business Symposium was held at the Wilkinson Stumbo Convention Center in Prestonsburg. MSPR’s Samantha Morrill tells us what the experience was like.

Feature: Petition for Alcohol Sales on Campus

Feb 25, 2016

Morehead State University’s Student Government Association is hoping to convince the university to permit limited alcohol sales on campus.  MSPR’s Ashley Chapman has more…

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