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Lexington radio station RADIOLEX transmits information on COVID-19 in more than 20 languages

RADIOLEX, Lexington’s community radio station, is connecting non-English speakers in the community with critical COVID-19 information through multilingual broadcasts on WLXL 95.7 FM, WLXU 93.9 FM and online at radiolex.us/covid. More than 185 languages are spoken in Lexington. RADIOLEX’s on-air broadcasts and website provide critical safety and public health information in more than 20...

Origami project suggested by Kentucky 4-H State Teen Council member offers message of hope

By Katie Pratt University of Kentucky An origami project suggested by a Kentucky 4-H State Teen Council member aims to bring hope to Kentuckians in these uncertain times. The 4-H 1,000 Paper Crane Project involves Kentucky 4-H’ers and supporters making at least 1,000 origami cranes. It was the idea of Lily Martin, a 4-H’er and State Teen Council member from Webster County. She brought up the idea...