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Farmer has run in with alligator

Posted: 09/03/2010 - It's another sign of just how north alligators have gotten this summer; a farmer had a run in with a gator in Michigan.

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Tick impacted timing of WEG

Updated: 09/23/2010 - If you've ever considered why the WEG are held at the end of the summer, it's not because the weather is nice but because of a small pest called the American dog tick.

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Moose attacks toddler

Posted: 09/03/2010 - Authorities say a run-in between a moose and a toddler appears to have been a freak accident.

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Unemployment rate up

Posted: 09/03/2010 - The nation's unemployment rate has increased for the first time in four months.

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State furloughs begin

Posted: 09/03/2010 - Friday is the first of six furlough days ordered by Gov. Steve Beshear to try to balance the state's budget.

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Alcohol suspected in crash

Posted: 09/03/2010 - Police say a drunk driver sent herself to the hospital after losing control of her SUV early Friday.

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Bedbugs found in elementary school

Updated: 09/03/2010 - The pests have been spotted at Salem Elementary School in Russell County. Teachers have imposed a ban on school materials going home with students and backpacks and lunch boxes coming into the school. School leaders hope they can keep the problem from getting out of hand.

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Coach Calipari, Alltech whip fans into frenzy for WEG

Updated: 09/03/2010 - Thursday afternoon, WebMedley a local web development company successfully kicked off – for the first time ever – a Facebook/Foursquare scavenger hunt for Coach Calipari to promote the Alltech World Equestrian Games that will be starting in just 22 days. The announcement went out on Coach Calipari’s Facebook Fan Page just 24 hours before the contest started, sending followers scrambling to Foursquare to follow their favorite coach on his latest social media conquest.

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Fayette Co. PVA working Friday despite furlough

Updated: 09/02/2010 - Friday is the first of six furlough days state employees have to take. Thursday a judge denied a challenge filed by corrections officers and social workers to that plan. One area PVA will keep his office open, doing the work of 25 employees.

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Will the World Equestrian Games turn a profit?

Updated: 09/02/2010 - No World Equestrian Game Event has ever turned a profit, so will Kentucky be the first to buck the trend? One sponsor has 32 million reasons to believe it will.

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Double hand transplant patient speaks

Updated: 09/03/2010 - An Oklahoma man, the recipient of the nation's third double hand transplant.. is speaking out about his ordeal. Surgeons at Jewish Hospital in Louisville performed the operation last week.

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Judge denies furlough challenge

Posted: 09/02/2010 - A Franklin County judge ruled against a request for a temporary injunction that would have kept corrections officers and social workers at their jobs while other state workers were furloughed.

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