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House OKs study of PSC

Posted: 03/02/2011 - The Kentucky House has narrowly passed legislation calling for a study of whether to require elections for members of the Public Service Commission.

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Famous actor shines light on elder abuse

Posted: 03/02/2011 - The 90-year-old film and television star told lawmakers that elder abuse comes in various forms, including physical and emotional. In his case, he described the abuse as financial.

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Tips for avoiding scams

Updated: 03/02/2011 - Attorney General Jack Conway is reminding people to be aware of contractors looking to cash in on storm victim's misfortune.

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Jump at the pump has some police departments watching fuel usage

Updated: 03/02/2011 - The price of a gallon of regular unleaded soared to $3.49 at many stations around Lexington today. That's ten cents lower than Elizabethtown, which has the highest price in the state, but still above the national average. Among those feeling the pain at the pump are police officers, but some departments are fighting off those high prices by changing how they fight crime.

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Tornado confirmed in Wolfe Co.

Updated: 03/02/2011 - Officials in Eastern Kentucky confirmed today what many people already suspected. The total number of tornadoes in Kentucky from Monday's storm now stands at four. The National Weather Service was in the Hazel Green community in Wolfe County where they say an EF-1 tornado did in fact hit the ground.

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Stu Silberman selected to lead Prichard Committee

Posted: 03/02/2011 - Silberman is retiring later this year as superintendent of Fayette County Schools. The Prichard Committee has been active in public education in Kentucky for decades.

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Storm victims warned about possible scams

Updated: 03/02/2011 - The Kentucky Attorney General warned people Wednesday that scammers could try to take advantage of people who suffered damage during this week's storms.

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Semi overturns on busy ramp

Posted: 03/02/2011 - The accident happened just after noon Wednesday on the off ramp from the inner loop of New Circle Road to outbound Newtown Pike.

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Crime Stoppers: Police looking for violent robbers

Updated: 03/02/2011 - They walked into a convenience store, jumped the counter, and struck the manager with a gun. Although the would-be robbers made off with no money, Lexington Police are still trying to find the men responsible for this violent crime. Now Crime Stoppers is offering a cash reward.

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President Obama to honor Kentucky author

Posted: 03/02/2011 - Wendell Berry will be among those receiving the National Humanities Medal during a ceremony Wednesday afternoon at the White House.

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One killed, one injured in crash

Posted: 03/02/2011 - Kentucky State Police say the two-vehicle crash happened Tuesday afternoon on Highway 3444 in Jackson County.

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Pothole repair work on I-75 and I-64

Updated: 03/02/2011 - Workers are set to repair potholes along Interstate-75 in Fayette and Madison Counties and I-64 in Woodford county.

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