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Buzz-worthy food and drink recipes to celebrate September's Honey and Bourbon month Video included

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Brown Forman's Chief Entertaining Officer Tim Laird is combining both to share the spotlight in his party menu!

Tailgating gets kicked up with Trifecta BBQ Shrimp and a sweet corn hobo packet Video included

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The Bristol Bar and Grille Chef Bill Lynch gives his expertise on getting the best results on the grill and details of their Game Day Dinner specials in September.

"The Hammer" gets iced by WDRB's Bill Lamb Video included

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Louisville attorney Darryl Isaacs accepts the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge live on TV.

Kentucky Bluegrass & Bourbon Experience returns to the Louisville Water Tower Video included

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Keith Kaiser gets his toes tapping with Kentucky's musical heritage and fills up on traditional southern foods.

DeaFestival-Kentucky 2014 spotlights the language, art and talents of the hearing impaired Video included

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Keith Kaiser experiences the diverse culture and performances for those who are deaf and hard of hearing.

Spicy Whole Roasted Cauliflower could change your opinion of this versatile veggie Video included

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Home Cuisine's Mae Pike shows us how to roast it with savory spices to bring out a nutty flavor.

SLIDESHOW: WDRB sacrifices Bill Lamb and the morning team in the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge Video included

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Their reaction to the icy water and the donations being made to the ALS Association Kentucky Chapter.

Outsized Influence Festival celebrates Bellarmine University's rich musical tradition Video included

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Keith Kaiser previews the music, food and fun planned for the August 30th event.

WDRB's Bill Lamb accepts ALS ice bucket challenge Video included

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The local business leader that issued the challenge, and when Lamb will take the challenge live on air.

Thousands expected for the Mayor's Labor Day Hike, Bike & Paddle Video included

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Keith Kaiser explores all the different activities starting at Waterfront Park on September 1st.

WorldFest highlights Louisville's diverse ethnic neighborhoods Video included

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Keith Kaiser learns about different cultures setting up on the Belvedere for Labor Day weekend.

Easy skillet lasagna recipe is perfect for families on the go Video included

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Meijer's Ready! For You program highlights convenient and time-saving ideas for satisfying meals and snacks that you can have ready…in no time.

BACK PAIN? Exercise provides sciatica pain relief without special equipment Video included

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Proformance Fitness expert Carlos Rivas says exercises to reduce low back pain are not complicated.

Louisville IronMan overcomes huge hurdles to return to competition Video included

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From serious injury to racing multiple IronMan races in a year, Mike Rice's inspiring story.

More than 2,000 athletes taking on IronMan Louisville Video included

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Participating athletes will go on a 140-mile trek, consisting of swimming, biking and running.

WDRB goes to the Ky. State Fair one last time

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Check out the special gift Chris Sutter received when he visited the Kentucky State Fair one last time.

Bardstown boy in need of pancreatic transplant Video included

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A 9-year-old Bardstown boy continues to smile while battling a serious illness. His family is trying to raise $300,000 for a pancreatic transplant.

Festival photographer/artist uses music to heal Video included

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A look at Rex Thomson's career and the battle he's now facing.

Jeffersonville's City Pride hosts City Wide Pride clean-up Video included

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Volunteers will be cleaning up neighborhoods throughout the city of Jeffersonville.

School Smarts: U of L coaches give advice on nurturing successful athletes Video included

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The coaches share what parents are doing right and what we could do better in coaching our young athletes.

"Laughs" host planning Derby City Comedy Festival and tv comedy domination Video included

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Comedian Steve Hofstetter is excited about the reception of the show in Louisville and beyond.

Dozens of restaurants team up for Taste of South Louisville Video included

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Keith Kaiser previews some of the participants for the August 23rd event at Churchill Downs.

Kentucky State Fair Provides Endless Entertainment Video included

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Keith Kaiser is on a mission to find the most interesting exhibits, people and food at the Kentucky State Fair.

Five myths about buying a home Video included

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Financial expert Mark Lamkin explains how the housing market has changed along with the rules of home buying.

Davis becomes first Little League player on the cover of SI

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The impact Philadelphia's Mo'ne Davis is having on the Little League World Series and the reason Sports Illustrated decided to break new ground.

Four of the latest trends in decorated cakes with Adrienne & Company Video included

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Cake artist Adrienne Holland shows the newest techniques she's showcasing at the Jeffersonville bakery.

Volare's Mediterranean Tomato Salad gives a zing to summer tomatoes Video included

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Chef Josh Moore has a Red Wine Vinaigrette that compliments the juicy tomatoes straight off the vine.

Zumba kicks up the cardio and helps fuel fun even for beginners Video included

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Fitness expert Tonya Deetch has the steps that make this a good way to get started on a fun exercise routine.

Academy at Shawnee raises funds through new shopping app Video included

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The app allows non-profit businesses, such as schools, to receive percentages on purchases that anyone makes online.

Friend hopes internet, donations will help KY native Video included

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"I'm trying to get him some transportation, and trying to do a few upgrades on her home," friend, David Lucas said.

Kentucky Humane Society launches Restful Readers Program Video included

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The program's purpose is to get bigger dogs acquainted with humans in a calm setting.

Deep fried goodness at KY State Fair Video included

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The Kentucky State Fair is officially here, and you know what that means...more fried food than you could ever dream of! Chris Sutter puts his health on the line to tell you if you should try fried bourbon, fried oreos, and the Hot Brown on a stick.

Young athletes take on "Iron Kids" Video included

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How kids are getting an early start at being potential Ironmen.

Massaged kale salad pairs nicely with mango and gorganzola Video included

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Home Cuisine's Mae Pike shares a recipe using this super food that softens the leaves and boosts the flavor.

School Smarts: The best way for students to get scholarships for college Video included

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In this School Smarts report, Sterling Riggs reveals some tips for students to go to college for a discount or even for free.

LPGA Legends Championship brings female golfers to southern Indiana Video included

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Keith Kaiser hits the Pete Dye Course at French Lick Resort as some of the best lady golfers prepare to compete.

JCPS Superintendent says expect many changes this school year Video included

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Dr. Donna Hargens explains the effort to make transportation more efficient and the plan to focus students on getting a quality education.

First Choice Market hosting annual Rib Challenge on August 16

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 Family fun including a bounce house and corn hole tournament add to the rib competition.

Wildlife in Need in Charlestown, Indiana offers close encounters with exotic animals Video included

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Keith Kaiser plays with baby tigers, becomes friends with a monkey and hops around with a baby kangaroo.

Enjoy FREE ice cream to raise $10,000 for The Salvation Army of Louisville Video included

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WDRB celebrity scoopers including Candyce Clifft will be at Fourth Street Live! on Wednesday, August 13.

Celebrities reflect on Robin Williams' death at 63 Video included

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Celebrity colleagues and admirers of Robin Williams shared their reactions to his death at age 63 in an apparent suicide:

Ky. Rep. John Yarmuth shares his thoughts on minimum wage, school loans, border crisis

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Kentucky Third District Congressman John Yarmuth sat down with WDRB in the Morning's Sterling Riggs to discuss the Fair Minimum Wage Act and a few other issues he's working on in Congress. 

Creamy chicken tortellini is great for back to school nights Video included

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Kroger Chef Paul Dowel has a one dish dinner that's quick, filling and filled with vegetables.

BurHEATo challenge sizzles with world's hottest chile pepper Video included

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Keith Kaiser risks his taste buds and his dignity to try a Salsarita burrito with Carolina Reaper sauce.

Pony goes by devilish name Video included

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"I know, I'm in love with the devil," is what the pony's owner says when talking about her Palamino. 

New restaurant Louvino offers variety of food and drink

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Louvino is located on Bardstown Road, near Eastern Parkway.

Louisville man walks PGA course as volunteer using prosthetic leg Video included

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The Army veteran lost his leg in the Persian Gulf War.

Khalil's on Dixie offers gourmet burgers, salads and a signature pretzel pizza Video included

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Owner Khalil Batshon says they are the place to be in Valley Station for football and basketball season.

Leftover app lets strangers share unwanted food Video included

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The app helps eliminate waste by giving leftover food to anyone who is hungry. 

Petition drive hopes to get "Weird Al" Yankovic to play halftime at the Super Bowl

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The inspiration behind the drive and the momentum the petition is gaining.

Newport Aquarium Gears Up for Shark Week August 10-17 Video included

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Shark dive shows, shark feedings, shark touching and shark overnights offered to guests.

Goodyear Blimp circles Louisville for PGA Championship Video included

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Keith Kaiser hitches a ride on the iconic airship.

School Smarts: Fern Creek High School's ROTC has a winning Drill Team Video included

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Sterling Riggs discovers the teamwork and dedication it takes to achieve the precision to bring home national titles.

Boy Scouts looking for people to go "Over The Edge" Video included

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Keith Kaiser tries rappelling to help the Lincoln Heritage Council fundraiser on September 26th.

School Smarts: Preventing the threat of sports related injuries Video included

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Keith Kaiser talks with therapists at Kentucky Orthopedic Rehab Team getting advice on a baseline to diagnose concussions and what parents should ask during physicals.

KSP "Trooper Project" raising money for a bronze statue to honor fallen officers Video included

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Commissioner Rodney Brewer is helping raise awareness and money by hiking the Grand Canyon beginning August 22nd.

Combating school bullies with super heroes to the rescue Video included

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Keith Kaiser is with Drama by George and his characters Water Boy and a Super Bully learning what to say to school bullies.

Beef & Sausage muffin cups provide protein to start the day Video included

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The Kentucky Beef Council's Caitlin Swartz shares a recipe that kids and adults will love.

High Intensity Interval Training boosts cardio, fitness and metabolism Video included

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Expert Tonya Deetch shows how adding different exercises to your routine can help take your workout to the next fitness level.

Health Fair and School Supply giveaway for needy families on August 9 Video included

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Metro Councilman David James is teaming up with First Gethsemane Church, Kosair Charities and the Walmart Foundation.

Thousands audition for American Idol in Nashville Video included

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Thousands of people audition for American Idol in Nashville, TN. 

Libraries continue to stay relevant by adapting services Video included

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The Louisville Free Public Library is coming off of a strong summer and hopes to keep that momentum.

Throwdown Boxing Club hopes for one last victory Video included

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A group of teens from a Louisville boxing club achieves their greatest triumph, while at the same time facing the kind of trouble that could end their young careers.

TV's newest standup comedy show "Laughs" debuts on FOX this weekend Video included

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The show is the brain child and personal challenge for comedian Steve Hofstetter.

School Smarts: Early literacy encourages learning success Video included

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The book drive and effort by U of L Pediatrics to encourage parents to read to children from infancy and up.

Annual Street Rod Nationals bring cool cars to Louisville Video included

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Keith Kaiser checks out the vintage classics and their colorful owners.

School Smarts: Keeping student athletes safe from injuries during fall sports Video included

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Jennifer Brey, M.D. from Children's Orthopaedics of Louisville explains the warning signs of a serious injury and has insight into what kids can handle.

Asian Chicken Lettuce Wrap that's big on flavor and low on carbs Video included

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Home Cuisine's Mae Pike shares a recipe that's healthy, quick and easy to assemble.

Music therapy cures the blues Video included

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Keith Kaiser learns about music therapy and how you can write your own song at Songwriter 101.

School Smarts: The best way to keep children safe at the bus stop Video included

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Kosair Children's Hospital Safe Kids Coordinator Erika Janes, R.N. explains the things each child needs to learn before going back to school.

Tennessee lab cancels class to reduce Southern accents

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The course had been advertised as a way to feel confident in meetings.

Breakfast options on the go and going big with waffles on the weekend Video included

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Cloverfields Farm & Kitchen's Janine Washle shares a wrap that's perfect to grab as you head out, and a quick version of Belgian waffles to satisfy those big appetites.

This year's trendiest back to school fashions Video included

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Keith Kaiser gets ideas for back-to-school outfits from fashion expert Jo Ross and her Fashion Council.

Installing fences and railings on your porch or patio Video included

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The Home Depot team shows the tools you need to give your home a whole new look with a decorative touch.

WKU football coach Jeff Brohm ready to kick off his first season Video included

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The coach hosts a party in Louisville for dedicate Hilltoppers on July 29th.

School Smarts: Keys to success for getting children ready to learn Video included

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Kosair Children's Hospital child advocate suggestions for helping have a successful school day.

School Smarts: Learn how to learn Video included

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Advocates from the Langsford learning acceleration center explain the best ways students learn.

Blueberry, Watermelon and Walnut Salad makes a perfect summer dish Video included

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Meijer Healthy Living Advisor Janine Faber says July is blueberry month, and she has sweet and savory ways to enjoy this tiny super food.

School Smarts: Dietician shows ways to add nutrition and interest to lunch time

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Kentucky One Health registered dietician Michelle Schuppe Eckhart, R.D., L.D. says it's easy to make sure everything in the lunch box is eaten.

Simmons College offering unique scholarship opportunities

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Simmons College was built in the 1800s to educate Kentucky's freed slaves.

Social media plays key role in student learning at local school Video included

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Oldham County High School teachers are utilizing social media platforms as a method to educate students.

Goshen requires cats to be on a leash

Goshen law requires cats on a leash Video included

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 New pet regulations in Goshen are aimed to cut down on neighborhood complaints.

Louisville antique dealer shares history behind successful business Video included

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Joe Ley Antiques, located in new Nulu, has been in business for 49 years.

Which movies are heating up this weekend's box office? Video included

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U of L's Dr. Andrew Cooper talks about which films are worth catching and which ones audiences may want to pass on.

Solving neurological mysteries Video included

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Keith Kaiser visited Norton Healthcare learning about the signs and symptoms of multiple sclerosis Parkinson's disease, epilepsy, ALS, Alzheimer's disease and stroke.

"Fifty Shades of Grey" trailer steaming up the internet Video included

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The trailer starts out tame and ends with some of the steamy scenes that have made E. L. James' "Fifty Shades" trilogy a global best-seller.

Colorful characters come to life in RiverStage production of "Seussical the Musical" Video included

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Keith Kaiser is behind the scenes with students from all over the area singing and dancing with the Cat and the Hat and Horton the Elephant!

SLIDESHOW: WDRB's Jude Redfield pays a lunchtime visit to DePrez Quality Jewelry

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Jude Redfield chatted with store employees and enjoyed lunch.

School Smarts: How your kids can make their own quick & easy breakfast Video included

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Keith Kaiser learns from Chef Nancy Russman about breakfast options kids can make themselves to start the school day off right.

School Smarts: Dealing with school phobias and what parents can do Video included

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Dr. Allan Josephson from U of L's Bingham Clinic says such phobias are fairly common and can occur at various times during a child's school career.

"May the Force" be with the Louisville Bats for "Star Wars" night Video included

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The special jerseys for the players, the photo ops and fun planned at Slugger Field on July 27.

School Smarts: Preparing for school with your food allergic child Video included

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Gerald Lee, M.D. from U of L Physicians Allergy & Immunology says there are some key ways parents can protect their allergic children from health risks and bullying.

Dirt Drag Racing at Bullitt County Fairgrounds Video included

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Keith Kaiser learns about the special event happening this weekend to benefit the North Bullitt Lions Club.

School Smarts: Information parents need about vaccinations Video included

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Pediatrician Heather Felton, M. D. from U of L Pediatrics Stonestreet says vaccines can help parents protect their health and the health of their family.

Volare chef serves up cast iron seared salmon with Kentucky mint butter

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Josh Moore shares an easy, elegant recipe with basic ingredients that tastes delicious.

Dental care you need to know before sending your kids back to school Video included

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Keith Kaiser is at the University of Louisville's School of Dentistry learning about dental exams for children.

"Better Booty" boot camp starts with three exercises Video included

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Fitness expert Tonya Deetch is ready to share the best way to get "great glutes" before summer ends

Becoming healthier and stronger in three simple steps Video included

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Proformance personal trainer Carlos Rivas shows exercises for a 10 minute workout and explains how being positive can help you hit your goals.

Trooper Island welcomes kids from across the Commonwealth Video included

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How Kentucky State Police troopers are making sure needy and/or at-risk kids get to go to camp.

Four groups to present ideas for newest JCPS school Video included

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Four groups will make 30 minute presentations on July 27 to JCPS officials, who will then move ahead with plans to open a new school based on one of the groups' set of ideas.

Country music group Alabama to play Kentucky State Fair

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Alabama is known for hit singles including "Mountain Music," and "Dixieland Delight."

Get ready for fall gardening Video included

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July is the perfect month to start planning and planting a fall garden.

Fashion truck hits the streets of Kentucky Video included

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We take you inside Sandi's Styles, a boutique on wheels.

School Smarts: How to pick a major Video included

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 A look at the proper steps students should take when picking what they want to do for the rest of their lives.

Comedian Etta May describes herself as the reigning "Queen of Southern Sass" Video included

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The star of the "Southern Fried Chicks" comedy tour is at the Laughing Derby through Saturday, July 19.

Picnic safety myths exposed by Sullivan University expert Video included

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Keith Kaiser learns about bacteria, food safety and uncooked meat from Chef Danielle Gleason.

Sam Swope annual Charity Ride is a 70 mile journey to help Kosair Charities Video included

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The special guest joining sponsor Sam Swope at the event on Sunday, July 20, 2014.

ALL FRETS convention highlights stringed instruments and old time music Video included

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Keith Kaiser is learning how music played on banjos, ukuleles, mandolins, guitars and other fretted instruments played a part in music history.

Gluten-free vegetarian lasagna is a perfect summer dinner

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Home Cuisine's Mae Pike shows how to make a family-style dish that makes good use of the abundant tomatoes and squash this time of year.

SLIDESHOW: WDRB's Jude Redfield brings lunchtime surprise

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Meteorologist Jude Redfield paid a lunchtime visit to the Midwest Metals company.

"Mr. PEC-Tacular" and stars of IMPACT Wrestling ready for Slugger Field

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Jessie Godderz talks about wrestling, bodybuilding and his fellow superstars hosting an event at the baseball stadium on July 18.

Amazon gears up for the back-to-school rush Video included

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Keith Kaiser is at the Amazon Fulfillment Center getting an inside look at how the company prepares for a new school year.

Five things rich people do that most people don't Video included

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Financial expert Mark Lamkin from Lamkin Wealth Management says it's no accident that some people have money and others do not.

FOX standup show "Laughs" begins production in Louisville Video included

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The reason Laughing Derby owner and show host Steve Hofstetter chose to base the production in Louisville. Show debuts August 2nd.

No-fuss "hot browns" and s'mores made portable for summer entertaining Video included

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Cloverfields Farm & Kitchen's Janine Washle shows some easy ideas for enjoying fun treats while camping or at the lake.

The best way to seal asphalt and concrete around your home Video included

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The Home Depot team shows how to choose a sealer and the steps to apply for the best results.

Clark County 4-H fair features carnival rides, livestock shows, and mud drags Video included

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Keith Kaiser checks out the Clark County 4-H Fair, happening this week in Charlestown, Indiana.

BEST SELFIE EVER? Teen tweets picture of himself with two icons

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The legendary figures captured "chillin'" on a bench in Omaha, Nebraska.

KY Plant makes the most Post-It Notes in the world Video included

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It's a Kentucky-made product that few people know is produced here.

Grilled summer salad offers a healthy option for firing up the coals Video included

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Kroger Chef Paul Dowell shares a colorful recipe for a pasta salad using vegetables cooked on the grill.

SWAPPING GIGS: Learning to run the Jam Pan food truck Video included

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Sterling Riggs climbs aboard to find out what it takes to run a restaurant on four wheels.

Music therapy helping patients regain speech skills Video included

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Music therapy teaches patients to sing useful phrases and slowly removes the melody, as part of the process of recovery.

Local salons fundraising for Bluegrass Center for Autism Video included

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From July 13th - 20th, participating salons will host cut-a-thons, raffles for salon services, and other activities to raise money for Bluegrass Center for Autism.

"Shoe Tree" attracts people from across the country Video included

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See what the hype is all about.

Tourism titles bring more visitors to Bardstown Video included

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Officials say Bardstown has experienced a four or five percent increase in tourism over the past two years.

Local archery team competes in World Championships Video included

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Dozens of students at John Paul II Academy are stepping up to the line for a shot at the World Championships.

SLIDESHOW: Slip-N-Slide Extravaganza helps WDRB in the Morning celebrate summer Video included

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The giant slides set up at Highview Baptist Church East Campus for Friday, July 11

Brides Against Breast Cancer Tour of Gowns comes to Louisville Video included

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The event on July 12 and 13 features wedding gowns in all shapes, sizes and colors being sold to benefit charity.

Clarksville Little Theatre takes a trip to Neverland with "Peter Pan Jr." Video included

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Keith Kaiser goes behind the scenes with the Wendy, Peter, the Lost Boys and Tinkerbell.

WWII vet in Minnesota has special friendship with 3-year-old neighbor Video included

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Three-year-old Emmett Rychner is best pals with 89-year-old Erling Kindem are best pals. The reason they are preparing to go their separate ways.

Commanding officer, sailors from USS Louisville submarine visit namesake city Video included

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The places and dignitaries they are meeting and the events they are taking part in while in town.

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