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Students Biking Across The Country Make Stop In Owensboro

A few months ago we told you about a group of students from Western Kentucky University, Bike 4 Alz, planning to bike across the country in hopes of raising $175,000 for Alzheimer's research. Well, theyare about 1,000 miles into their journey and made a stop here in Owensboro.

They stopped by the studio this afternoon and I really enjoyed their visit. They are SO much fun and I hope that they not only meet, but exceed their goal!

They will be making several appearances in town today and tomorrow starting with Friday After Five tonight downtown. They even have two hometown boys on the team.  

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WKRBC Facebook Page
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Local Blood Center In Critical Need For Donations

The Western Kentucky Regional Blood Center has an immediate need of type A Negative blood donations.  Currently they have a high demand for the blood type and existing supplies are diminishing quickly

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Dave’s Workout After-Effects Kick In [VIDEO]

After Monday's workout with Corey Gant at the Y, I was feeling terrific. I always do after a workout. It's just that I hadn't worked out like that in a few years. Well, yesterday and today, I've been reminded what it's like when you get back into a workout routine, especially one like that.

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Dave’s Workout Regimen Begins [VIDEO]

I suppose weighing north of 300 pounds would be fine if I were in the NFL. But...I'm not in the NFL. I'm in the WBKR. So, it's past time to take advantage of the training expertise of our good friend Corey Gant at the Athenian.

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Carsyn Swim
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Summer Safety Tips

Summer time is here (hallelujah!), but so are the accidents that come with it.  As a Mom, I'm now more aware about the cautions of sweet summertime and more apt to try and curtail any injuries.
Here are a few safety tips to a fun, non-injury-filled summer.

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WBKR
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This Week On The Midday Show

Once again, Monday is already here! Oh well, that's ok... it's going to be a great week!

I have $10 Dairy Queen gift cards to give away, that is if I don't keep them for myself! ;)

On Tuesday, Chad, Dave Spencer and myself are heading to Nashville with a whole bunch of interns to bring you all the information about this week's CMA Fan Fest! I LOVE this day of the year

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Daymar College Health And Wellness Fair Today

Daymar College, 3361 Buckland Square in Owensboro is holding a health and awareness fair today, Friday, May 25th from 11:00am - 2:00pm. This is an educational and interactive health fair designed to provide basic preventive information and medical screening to people in our community

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WKRBC
WKRBC
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Regional Blood Center In Urgent Need Of O Negative Blood Donors

The Western Kentucky Regional Blood Center in Owensboro is in urgent need of O Negative blood donors. The WKRBC supplies blood to several regional hospitals, serving Daviess, Ohio, Breckinridge, Crittenden, Caldwell and Hopkins counties

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TIME, Magazine
TIME, Magazine
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How Old Is Too Old To Breastfeed? [POLL]

The recent cover of TIME magazine has people alittle uncomfortable. It is sparking a debate over how old is too old for breastfeeding. The little boy featured on the cover is three-years-old and still nursing. And, yes, this is a real mom with her actual son.

Twenty-six year-old Jamie Lynne Grumet and her three year-old son, Aram are proudly on the cover and he's apparently pretty thirsty.

*This photo is actually the mother nursing her son*

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Lintao Zhang/Getty Images
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Dave Spencer Feels the ‘Power’ at Power of Touch Grand Opening

It's the grand opening of Power of Touch Massage Studios today in Owensboro. We are gonna have a blast! And, by the end of the afternoon, we're all gonna feel a whole lot better.

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Jaclyn Graves, Nashville Women's Half Marathon
Jaclyn Graves, Nashville Women's Half Marathon
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My Running Anniversary


After my run yesterday, I was stretching and noticed my shoes had torn. Yep, I'd actually worn out my running shoes! Wow, I never thought that I would do that...ever!

Then, I got to thinking and realized that it's been almost a year since I took up running. I still shutter to call myself a "runner", but I'm getting closer. And, oddly enough, I really enjoy it!

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Yes, Wasps Are Scary, But Yellow Jackets Are Worse

As I was reading about Jaclyn's encounter with a wasp, and then Dave Spencer's, I was reminded of a terrifying childhood experience which I relived a few weeks ago. Although I'm not allergic, that I know of, to things that sting, I will run like a banshee the moment one appears a few feet within my vacinity.

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