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MON at 8:00/7:00 PM CT | R WED at 2:00/1:00 AM CT on KET     with host Bill Goodman

Kentucky Tonight is an Emmy Award-winning public affairs television program. Our weekly discussions focus on issues confronting Kentuckians.

2014 - Kentucky Tonight


2014 General Assembly
Guests: Kentucky Senate President Robert Stivers, R-Manchester; Kentucky House Speaker Greg Stumbo, D-Prestonsburg; Kentucky House Minority Floor Leader Jeff Hoover, R-Jamestown; Kentucky Senate Minority Floor Leader R.J. Palmer, D-Winchester (#2106)
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Monday, January 6 at 8:00/7:00 pm CT on KET
Monday night, January 6 at 12:00/11:00 pm CT on KETKY
Tuesday, January 7 at 7:00/6:00 am CT on KETKY
Tuesday, January 7 at 6:00/5:00 pm CT on KETKY
Wednesday, January 8 at 2:00/1:00 am CT on KET
Wednesday, January 8 at 5:00/4:00 am CT on KETKY
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Statewide Smoking Ban
Bill and his guests discuss the proposed statewide smoking ban. Guests: Dr. Shawn Jones, past president of the Kentucky Medical Association and a member of the Smoke-Free Kentucky coalition; Jim Waters, president of the Bluegrass Institute for Public Policy Solutions; Ashli Watts, manager of public affairs for the Kentucky Chamber of Commerce, a member of the Smoke-Free Kentucky coalition; and Ken Moellman, spokesman for Northern Kentucky Choice. (#2108)
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Monday, January 20 at 8:00/7:00 pm CT on KET
Monday night, January 20 at 12:00/11:00 pm CT on KETKY
Tuesday, January 21 at 7:00/6:00 am CT on KETKY
Tuesday, January 21 at 6:00/5:00 pm CT on KETKY
Wednesday, January 22 at 2:00/1:00 am CT on KET
Wednesday, January 22 at 5:00/4:00 am CT on KETKY
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State Budget
Bill and his guests discuss the state budget. Scheduled guests: State Sen. Bob Leeper, I-Paducah, chair of the Senate Appropriations and Revenue Committee; State Rep. Rick Rand, D-Bedford, chair of the House Appropriations and Revenue Committee; Kentucky House Minority Whip John Carney, R-Campbellsville; and State Sen. Ray Jones, D-Pikeville. (#2109)
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Monday, January 27 at 8:00/7:00 pm CT on KET
Monday night, January 27 at 12:00/11:00 pm CT on KETKY
Tuesday, January 28 at 7:00/6:00 am CT on KETKY
Tuesday, January 28 at 6:00/5:00 pm CT on KETKY
Wednesday, January 29 at 2:00/1:00 am CT on KET
Wednesday, January 29 at 5:00/4:00 am CT on KETKY
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Charter Schools
Bill and his guests discuss charter schools. Scheduled guests: State Rep. Brad Montell, R-Shelbyville; State Rep. Mary Lou Marzian, D-Louisville; Wayne Lewis, chair of the Kentucky Charter Schools Association; and Brent McKim, president of the Jefferson County Teachers Association. (#2110)
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Monday, February 3 at 8:00/7:00 pm CT on KET
Monday night, February 3 at 12:00/11:00 pm CT on KETKY
Tuesday, February 4 at 7:00/6:00 am CT on KETKY
Tuesday, February 4 at 7:00/6:00 am CT on KETKY
Tuesday, February 4 at 6:00/5:00 pm CT on KETKY
Wednesday, February 5 at 2:00/1:00 am CT on KET
Wednesday, February 5 at 5:00/4:00 am CT on KETKY
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Minimum Wage
Bill and his guests discuss the minimum wage. Scheduled guests: Anna Baumann, research and policy associate with the Kentucky Center for Economic Policy; Tod Griffin, president of the Kentucky Retail Federation; Bonifacio Aleman, executive director of Kentucky Jobs with Justice; and Stacy Roof, president and CEO of the Kentucky Restaurant Association. (#2111)
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Monday, February 10 at 8:00/7:00 pm CT on KET
Monday night, February 10 at 12:00/11:00 pm CT on KETKY
Tuesday, February 11 at 7:00/6:00 am CT on KETKY
Tuesday, February 11 at 6:00/5:00 pm CT on KETKY
Wednesday, February 12 at 2:00/1:00 am CT on KET
Wednesday, February 12 at 5:00/4:00 am CT on KETKY
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State Tax Reform
Bill and his guests discuss state tax reform. Scheduled guests: State Rep. Jim Wayne, D-Louisville; State Rep. Tim Moore, R-Elizabethtown; Jason Bailey, director of the Kentucky Center for Economic Policy; and Brian Strow, policy scholar with the Bluegrass Institute for Public Policy Solutions. (#2112)
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Monday, February 17 at 8:00/7:00 pm CT on KET
Monday night, February 17 at 12:00/11:00 pm CT on KETKY
Tuesday, February 18 at 7:00/6:00 am CT on KETKY
Tuesday, February 18 at 6:00/5:00 pm CT on KETKY
Wednesday, February 19 at 2:00/1:00 am CT on KET
Wednesday, February 19 at 5:00/4:00 am CT on KETKY
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Expanded Gambling
Bill and his guests discuss expanded gambling. Scheduled guests: Kevin Flanery, president of Churchill Downs Racetrack and senior vice president for Churchill Downs Incorporated; Stan Cave, attorney for The Family Foundation of Kentucky; Ed Glasscock, co-chair of Kentucky Wins and chairman emeritus of Frost Brown Todd; and John-Mark Hack, chairman of Stop Predatory Gambling Kentucky. (#2113)
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Monday, February 24 at 8:00/7:00 pm CT on KET
Monday night, February 24 at 12:00/11:00 pm CT on KETKY
Tuesday, February 25 at 7:00/6:00 am CT on KETKY
Tuesday, February 25 at 7:00/6:00 am CT on KETKY
Tuesday, February 25 at 6:00/5:00 pm CT on KETKY
Wednesday, February 26 at 2:00/1:00 am CT on KET
Wednesday, February 26 at 5:00/4:00 am CT on KETKY
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Medical Review Panels
Bill and his guests discuss medical review panels. Scheduled guests: Dr. Steven Stack, a Lexington physician and immediate past chair of the American Medical Association board of trustees; Jim Kimbrough, AARP Kentucky state president; Michael Sutton, a Louisville lawyer and counsel for the Kentucky Association of Health Care Facilities; and Vanessa Cantley, a Louisville lawyer and district vice president for the Kentucky Justice Association. (#2114)
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Monday, March 17 at 8:00/7:00 pm CT on KET
Monday night, March 17 at 12:00/11:00 pm CT on KETKY
Tuesday, March 18 at 7:00/6:00 am CT on KETKY
Tuesday, March 18 at 6:00/5:00 pm CT on KETKY
Wednesday, March 19 at 2:00/1:00 am CT on KET
Wednesday, March 19 at 5:00/4:00 am CT on KETKY
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LGBT Rights
Bill and his guests discuss LGBT rights. Scheduled guests: Enid Trucios-Haynes, president of the American Civil Liberties Union of Kentucky; Martin Cothran, senior policy analyst for The Family Foundation of Kentucky; Chris Hartman, director of the Fairness Campaign; and- Richard Nelson, executive director of the Commonwealth Policy Center. (#2115)
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Monday, March 24 at 8:00/7:00 pm CT on KET
Monday night, March 24 at 12:00/11:00 pm CT on KETKY
Tuesday, March 25 at 7:00/6:00 am CT on KETKY
Tuesday, March 25 at 6:00/5:00 pm CT on KETKY
Wednesday, March 26 at 2:00/1:00 am CT on KET
Wednesday, March 26 at 5:01/4:01 am CT on KETKY
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The Death Penalty
Bill and his guests discuss the death penalty. Scheduled guests: Former Kentucky Public Advocate Ernie Lewis, legislative agent for the Kentucky Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers; Jackie Steele, commonwealth's attorney for Knox and Laurel counties; Roberta Harding, a University of Kentucky law professor; and Paul Salamanca, a University of Kentucky law professor. (#2116)
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Monday, March 31 at 8:00/7:00 pm CT on KET
Monday night, March 31 at 12:00/11:00 pm CT on KETKY
Tuesday, April 1 at 7:00/6:00 am CT on KETKY
Tuesday, April 1 at 6:00/5:00 pm CT on KETKY
Wednesday, April 2 at 2:00/1:00 am CT on KET
Wednesday, April 2 at 5:00/4:00 am CT on KETKY
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2014 General Assembly
Bill and his guests discuss the 2014 General Assembly. Scheduled guests: Dave Adkisson, president and chief executive officer of the Kentucky Chamber of Commerce; Terry Brooks, executive director of Kentucky Youth Advocates; Jim Waters, president of the Bluegrass Institute for Public Policy Solutions; and Jason Bailey, director of the Kentucky Center for Economic Policy. (#2118)
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Monday, April 14 at 8:00/7:00 pm CT on KET
Monday night, April 14 at 12:00/11:00 pm CT on KETKY
Tuesday, April 15 at 7:00/6:00 am CT on KETKY
Tuesday, April 15 at 6:00/5:00 pm CT on KETKY
Wednesday, April 16 at 2:00/1:00 am CT on KET
Wednesday, April 16 at 5:00/4:00 am CT on KETKY
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U.S. Senate Republican Primary
Bill Goodman discusses issues in Kentucky's U.S. Senate Republican primary with candidates in the race. Scheduled candidates are: Matt Bevin, Brad Copas, and Shawna Sterling. (#2119)
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Monday, April 21 at 8:00/7:00 pm CT on KET
Monday night, April 21 at 12:00/11:00 pm CT on KETKY
Tuesday, April 22 at 7:00/6:00 am CT on KETKY
Tuesday, April 22 at 6:00/5:00 pm CT on KETKY
Wednesday, April 23 at 2:00/1:00 am CT on KET
Wednesday, April 23 at 5:00/4:00 am CT on KETKY
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U.S. Senate Democratic Primary
Bill Goodman discusses issues in Kentucky's U.S. Senate Democratic primary with candidates in the race. Scheduled candidates are: Gregory Brent Leichty and Tom Recktenwald. (#2120)
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Monday, April 28 at 8:00/7:00 pm CT on KET
Monday night, April 28 at 12:00/11:00 pm CT on KETKY
Tuesday, April 29 at 7:00/6:00 am CT on KETKY
Tuesday, April 29 at 6:00/5:00 pm CT on KETKY
Wednesday, April 30 at 2:00/1:00 am CT on KET
Wednesday, April 30 at 5:00/4:00 am CT on KETKY
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6th Congressional District Democratic Primary; 5th Congressional District Democratic Primary
Bill Goodman hosts a discussion of issues in Kentucky's 5th and 6th Congressional District Democratic primaries. Scheduled candidates are: 6th Congressional District, Elisabeth Jensen and Geoffrey M. "Geoff" Young; 5th Congressional District, Kenneth S. Stepp and Billy Ray Wilson. (#2121)
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Monday, May 5 at 8:00/7:00 pm CT on KET
Monday night, May 5 at 12:00/11:00 pm CT on KETKY
Tuesday, May 6 at 7:00/6:00 am CT on KETKY
Tuesday, May 6 at 6:00/5:00 pm CT on KETKY
Wednesday, May 7 at 2:00/1:00 am CT on KET
Wednesday, May 7 at 5:00/4:00 am CT on KETKY
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3rd Congressional District Democratic Primary; 1st Congressional District Democratic Primary
Bill Goodman hosts a discussion of issues in Kentucky's 1st and 3rd Congressional District Democratic primaries. Scheduled candidates are: 1st Congressional District Democratic Primary, Wesley Seaton Bolin and Charles Kendall Hatchett; 3rd Congressional District Democratic Primary, E. Ray Pierce. (#2122)
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Monday, May 12 at 8:00/7:00 pm CT on KET
Monday night, May 12 at 12:00/11:00 pm CT on KETKY
Tuesday, May 13 at 7:00/6:00 am CT on KETKY
Tuesday, May 13 at 6:00/5:00 pm CT on KETKY
Wednesday, May 14 at 2:00/1:00 am CT on KET
Wednesday, May 14 at 5:00/4:00 am CT on KETKY
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2014 Election
Bill and his guest discuss the 2014 election. Scheduled guests: Steve Robertson, chair of the Republican Party of Kentucky; Louisville Metro Councilman David Tandy, former treasurer for the Kentucky Democratic Party; Ellen Williams, former chair of the Republican Party of Kentucky; and Jennifer Moore, founder of Emerge Kentucky and former chair of the Kentucky Democratic Party. (#2123)
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Monday, May 19 at 8:00/7:00 pm CT on KET
Monday night, May 19 at 12:00/11:00 pm CT on KETKY
Tuesday, May 20 at 7:00/6:00 am CT on KETKY
Tuesday, May 20 at 6:00/5:00 pm CT on KETKY
Wednesday, May 21 at 2:00/1:00 am CT on KET
Wednesday, May 21 at 5:00/4:00 am CT on KETKY
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Energy Policy
Bill and his guests discuss energy policy. Scheduled guests: Kentucky Energy and Environment Cabinet Secretary Len Peters; Tom FitzGerald, director of the Kentucky Resources Council; Tony Campbell, president and CEO of East Kentucky Power Cooperative; and Heather Warman, executive director of the Kentucky Environmental Foundation. (#2125)
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Monday, June 2 at 8:00/7:00 pm CT on KET
Monday night, June 2 at 12:00/11:00 pm CT on KETKY
Tuesday, June 3 at 7:00/6:00 am CT on KETKY
Tuesday, June 3 at 6:00/5:00 pm CT on KETKY
Wednesday, June 4 at 2:00/1:00 am CT on KET
Wednesday, June 4 at 5:00/4:00 am CT on KETKY
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U.S. Foreign Policy
Bill and his guests discuss U.S. foreign policy. Scheduled guests: Stacy Closson, professor at the Patterson School of Diplomacy and International Commerce at the University of Kentucky; Clayton Thyne, political science professor at the University of Kentucky; Guilherme Silva, political science professor at Georgetown College; and Hossein Motamedi, political science and history professor at Bluegrass Community and Technical College. (#2126)
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Monday, June 9 at 8:00/7:00 pm CT on KET
Monday night, June 9 at 12:00/11:00 pm CT on KETKY
Tuesday, June 10 at 7:00/6:00 am CT on KETKY
Tuesday, June 10 at 6:00/5:00 pm CT on KETKY
Wednesday, June 11 at 2:00/1:00 am CT on KET
Wednesday, June 11 at 5:00/4:00 am CT on KETKY
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Public Employee Pensions
Substitute host Renee Shaw and her guests discuss public employee pensions. Scheduled guests: State Rep. Brent Yonts, D-Greenville, chair of the House State Government Committee; State Sen. Christian McDaniel, R-Taylor Mill, chair of the Senate Budget Review Subcommittee on General Government, Finance, and Public Protection; State Rep. John Tilley, D-Hopkinsville, chair of the House Judiciary Committee; and State Rep. Brad Montell, R-Shelbyville, vice chair of the House Licensing and Occupations Committee. (#2127)
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Monday, June 16 at 8:00/7:00 pm CT on KET
Monday night, June 16 at 12:00/11:00 pm CT on KETKY
Tuesday, June 17 at 7:00/6:00 am CT on KETKY
Tuesday, June 17 at 6:00/5:00 pm CT on KETKY
Wednesday, June 18 at 2:00/1:00 am CT on KET
Wednesday, June 18 at 5:00/4:00 am CT on KETKY
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Campaign Finance Laws
Bill and his guests discuss campaign finance laws. Scheduled guests: Richard Beliles, state chair of Common Cause Kentucky; Christopher Thacker, president of the Central Kentucky Lawyers Chapter of The Federalist Society; Joy Arnold, chair of Central Kentucky Move to Amend; and Paul Salamanca, a University of Kentucky law professor. (#2128)
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Monday, June 23 at 8:00/7:00 pm CT on KET
Monday night, June 23 at 12:00/11:00 pm CT on KETKY
Tuesday, June 24 at 7:00/6:00 am CT on KETKY
Tuesday, June 24 at 6:00/5:00 pm CT on KETKY
Wednesday, June 25 at 2:00/1:00 am CT on KET
Wednesday, June 25 at 5:00/4:00 am CT on KETKY
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Brent Spence Bridge
Bill and his guests discuss the Brent Spence Bridge. Scheduled guests: Covington Mayor Sherry Carran; Covington Mayor Pro Tem and Commissioner Steve Frank; Brent Cooper, interim president of the Northern Kentucky Chamber of Commerce; and Brian Ellerman, general counsel for the Toebben Companies. (#2129)
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Monday, June 30 at 8:00/7:00 pm CT on KET
Monday night, June 30 at 12:00/11:00 pm CT on KETKY
Tuesday, July 1 at 7:00/6:00 am CT on KETKY
Tuesday, July 1 at 6:00/5:00 pm CT on KETKY
Wednesday, July 2 at 2:00/1:00 am CT on KET
Wednesday, July 2 at 5:00/4:00 am CT on KETKY
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State Budget and Tax Reform
Bill and his guests discuss the state budget and tax reform. Scheduled guests: State Rep. Rick Rand, D-Bedford, chair of the House Appropriations and Revenue Committee; State Sen. David Givens, R-Greensburg, vice chair of the Senate Appropriations and Revenue Committee; Jason Bailey, director of the Kentucky Center for Economic Policy; and Bryan Sunderland, senior vice president of public affairs for the Kentucky Chamber of Commerce. (#2130)
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Monday, July 7 at 8:00/7:00 pm CT on KET
Monday night, July 7 at 12:00/11:00 pm CT on KETKY
Tuesday, July 8 at 7:00/6:00 am CT on KETKY
Tuesday, July 8 at 6:00/5:00 pm CT on KETKY
Wednesday, July 9 at 2:00/1:00 am CT on KET
Wednesday, July 9 at 5:00/4:00 am CT on KETKY
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Same-Sex Marriage
Bill and his guests discuss same-sex marriage. Scheduled guests: Chris Hartman, director of the Fairness Campaign; Martin Cothran, senior policy analyst for The Family Foundation of Kentucky; Dan Canon, a Louisville lawyer; and Stan Cave, a Lexington lawyer. (#2131)
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Monday, July 14 at 8:00/7:00 pm CT on KET
Monday night, July 14 at 12:00/11:00 pm CT on KETKY
Tuesday, July 15 at 7:00/6:00 am CT on KETKY
Tuesday, July 15 at 6:00/5:00 pm CT on KETKY
Wednesday, July 16 at 2:00/1:00 am CT on KET
Wednesday, July 16 at 5:00/4:00 am CT on KETKY
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Jobs and the Economy
Bill and his guests discuss jobs and the economy. Scheduled guests: John Garen, economics professor at the University of Kentucky; Chris Phillips, economics professor at Somerset Community College; Tom Dupree, member of the board of the Bluegrass Institute for Public Policy Solutions; and Anna Baumann, research and policy associate with the Kentucky Center for Economic Policy. (#2132)
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Monday, July 21 at 8:00/7:00 pm CT on KET
Monday night, July 21 at 12:00/11:00 pm CT on KETKY
Tuesday, July 22 at 7:00/6:00 am CT on KETKY
Tuesday, July 22 at 6:00/5:00 pm CT on KETKY
Wednesday, July 23 at 2:00/1:00 am CT on KET
Wednesday, July 23 at 5:00/4:00 am CT on KETKY
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Contraception and the Affordable Care Act
Bill and his guests discuss contraception and the Affordable Care Act. Scheduled guests: Amy Cubbage, a Louisville lawyer and member of the American Civil Liberties Union of Kentucky; Richard Nelson, executive director of the Commonwealth Policy Center; Samuel Marcosson, a University of Louisville law professor; and Paul Salamanca, a University of Kentucky law professor. (#2133)
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Monday, July 28 at 8:00/7:00 pm CT on KET
Monday night, July 28 at 12:00/11:00 pm CT on KETKY
Tuesday, July 29 at 7:00/6:00 am CT on KETKY
Tuesday, July 29 at 7:00/6:00 am CT on KETKY
Tuesday, July 29 at 6:00/5:00 pm CT on KETKY
Wednesday, July 30 at 2:00/1:00 am CT on KET
Wednesday, July 30 at 5:00/4:00 am CT on KETKY
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