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Bluegrass Poll: McConnell takes biggest lead yet in Senate race

Updated: 7:50 PM - After more than a year of campaign ads bombarding the airwaves and the candidates jockeying for votes, the latest WKYT Herald-Leader Bluegrass Poll finds Kentucky voters set to re-elect Sen. Mitch McConnell to a sixth term rather than punish the nation’s top Republican by sending Democrat Alison Lundergan Grimes to Washington.

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Halloween snow chances

Posted: 6:34 AM - Fairly cool and sunny for today, but things will change big time as we work our way into Halloween.

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All eyes focus on a messy Halloween

Posted: 10/29/2014 - Cooler and drier air slides back in the region the next couple days. A messy Halloween looks to be in store for most.

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Halloween warning for decorative contact lenses

Updated: 10/28/2014 - Halloween is just days away, do you have your costume? Your ghoulish look might need the perfect accessory like decorative contact lens, but we have a warning if you are thinking of including them with your costume. It's against the law to sell them without a prescription. WKYT's Amber Philpott has more on why Kentucky eye doctors say if purchased illegally it could pose a safety risk to your eyes.

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Here comes the big cold front

Updated: 10/28/2014 - A big cold front rolls through today bringing storms along with it. Much cooler air filters in the next several days.

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Lexington once known as 'the city of the dead'

Updated: 10/27/2014 - At one time, General Manager Mark Durbin said, there were almost as many people buried in The Lexington Cemetery as living in Lexington. A well known fact in the 1800's. Durbin said newspapers back then would have headlines that read, "The city of the dead." "So this was called the city of the dead," Durbin explained.

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New details in quadruple fatal shooting in western Ky.

Updated: 10/27/2014 - Lindsey Champion, his wife Joy and daughter Emily were found murdered in their home. Investigators believe 22-year-old Vito Riservato of Hopkinsville is the man responsible for the killings.

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A very warm start to the work week!

Updated: 10/27/2014 - We are off to a warm start to the work week and staying dry. A big front rolls through during midweek, which will knock our temperatures way down.

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Much better weather off into the weekend

Posted: 10/23/2014 - We have one more cool day before we start to see some much better conditions through the weekend. We even have some 70s out there in the 7-day forecast.

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Doctors: Don't forget about the flu

Updated: 10/22/2014 - You’ve heard a lot about Ebola in recent weeks but doctors in central Kentucky say there's another virus you should be more worried about -- the flu.

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Frost on the pumpkins

Posted: 10/22/2014 - Temps will hit the 30s for much of the region tonight.

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Chilly air gives way to possible frost

Posted: 10/22/2014 - That chilly air has settled in the Bluegrass state. Expect it to lasts through the next few days before much warmer air for the weekend.

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