Erne Suspended By NHL

The Tampa Bay Lightning will be without forward Adam Erne for the next few games. Erne was suspended by the league three preseason games for an illegal check against St. Louis forward Vladimir Sobotka on Wednesday. Erne was hit with a minor penalty for an illegal check to the head in the first period.

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

2 min 59 sec ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Senior Taylor Covington with the New Haven Track and Field Team. Taylor earned All-State honors medaling in four events at the state track meet at Lincoln University in Jefferson City Friday and Saturday. She ran anchor on the 4X800 relay team that finished in sixth place.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

4 days 19 hours ago

Commencement, it is said, is a beginning. Yet graduations are also the end of an era--for students and their parents. For the kids, it's a time of excitement and promise. For parents, it's a bit more bittersweet.

What will the future hold for the Class of 2015? Time will tell.

My youngest has now graduated from high school. Back in 1980, I was the youngest of my family who graduated.

OFF THE CUFF ARCHIVE

SPORTS CORNER

1 hour 30 min ago

Washington Post 218 hosts De Soto. 6:30 game time at Ronsick Field. Listen live on KLPW-AM 1220.