Rhonda Miller (KPR)

Rhonda Miller began as reporter and host for All Things Considered on WKU Public Radio in 2015.  She has worked as Gulf Coast reporter for Mississippi Public Broadcasting, where she won Associated Press, Edward R. Murrow and Green Eyeshade awards for stories on dead sea turtles, health and legal issues arising from the 2010 BP oil spill and homeless veterans.
 
She has worked at Rhode Island Public Radio,  as an intern at WVTF Public Radio in Roanoke, Virginia, and at the South Florida Sun-Sentinel and Pittsburgh Post-Gazette.
 
Rhonda’s freelance work called Writing Into Sound includes stories for Voice of America, WSHU Public Radio in Fairfield, Conn., NPR and AARP Prime Time Radio.
 
She has a master’s degree in media studies from Rhode Island College and a bachelor’s degree in journalism from Boston University.
 
Rhonda enjoys quiet water kayaking, riding her bicycle and folk music. She was a volunteer DJ for Root-N-Branch at WUMD community radio in Dartmouth, Mass.
 

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A Bowling Green group that advocates reforming U.S. gun laws is holding a vigil on Saturday, Aug. 10. It's some of the local response to the fatal shooting of 31 innocent people in two states during the previous weekend. 

Union Funeral Home

A memorial service is being held Aug. 7 for the worker who fell into a mine shaft in Muhlenberg County on July 31.

Owensboro Public Schools

Owensboro is launching a new public school with the start of the academic year on Aug. 7. Owensboro Innovation Middle School has 300 students who represent all of the elementary buildings in the Owensboro Public Schools district.

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Crews are working to recover a 62-year-old man who has fallen down a mineshaft in Muhlenberg County.

AMANDA MATTHEWS

The statue of the first African-American woman to be admitted to the White House press corps has come home to Russellville after being in the Newseum, the Washington, D.C. museum that promotes an understanding of freedom of the press and the First Amendment.

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Kentucky Attorney General and Democratic nominee for governor Andy Beshear released a major policy proposal on July 2 that focuses on giving military veterans more opportunities for job training. One element of Beshear's policy proposal is a vision for "agritech."

Kentucky Afield

State environmental officials have tracked down the cause of a recent fish kill in southern Kentucky to a cattle feed lot in Logan County.

Dueling Grounds Distillery

The Kentucky Distillers Association has added four distilleries to the Kentucky Bourbon Trail Craft Tour, bringing the total to 20.

Owensboro Health

Owensboro Health has a model program that tackles two issues of concern to food aid organizations across the nation: hunger and food waste.

Cristobal Gutierrez

President Donald Trump’s recent tweet about plans to deport “millions of illegal aliens” has put immigrants across the nation on edge. A Catholic pastor in western Kentucky said the administration's comments about deportation has put the Hispanic community in the region on alert.

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