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Mine Safety Bill

Posted: 02/24/2009 - A new mine safety bill is drawing opposition from some who say it will only make the mines more dangerous.

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State Park Has New Manager

Posted: 02/24/2009 - Stephen Eastin has been named the manager at Pine Mountain State Resort Park in Pineville, Parks Commissioner Gerry van der Meer announced.

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School Systems Cancel Spring Break

Updated: 02/25/2009 - After several eastern Kentucky school districts missed more than 20 days during the ice and wind storms, now some school boards are officially canceling spring break to help make-up the days.

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Assault Sends Three To The Hospital

Posted: 02/24/2009 - Kentucky State Police investigators say 20-year-old Justin Collins was shot in the leg and Tommy Collins was stabbed in the stomach.

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NKU Plans Tuition Increase

Posted: 02/24/2009 - HIGHLAND HEIGHTS, Ky. (AP) - Northern Kentucky University is planning a 4 percent tuition increase next fall for undergraduate Kentucky residents.

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House Speaker Discloses Past Stake in Racehorse

Updated: 02/05/2010 - FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) - Kentucky House Speaker Greg Stumbo has amended his state ethics report to disclose he was part owner of thoroughbred Kassidy's Kiss.

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Adjusting Electric Bills In Boyle County

Updated: 02/05/2010 - In the aftermath of the 2009 ice storm, some customers in Boyle County say their electric company left them in the cold with over-priced bills after weeks without power.

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Search For Cemetery Vandals Heats Up

Updated: 02/24/2009 - Authorities are following several leads to find the people who turned over more than 100 headstones in the Versailles cemetery last week.

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Satellite Failed to Reach Orbit

Posted: 02/24/2009 - A NASA satellite designed to track carbon dioxide emissions worldwide failed to reach orbit today in a mishap that could jeopardize its mission to better understand climate change.

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FDIC: 'Stress Test' Will Determine Banks' Health

Posted: 02/24/2009 - The head of the Federal Deposit Insurance Corp. says key decisions on shoring up the shaky financial system will hinge in part on a "stress test" to determine how the largest banks would perform if the economy weakens further.

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Homeowners Extinguish House Fire

Posted: 02/24/2009 - Quick action by homeowners likely prevented a house fire from becoming worse early Tuesday morning in Scott County.

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There Is Help for Children of the Mountains

Posted: 02/24/2009 - The debate over the ABC program "A Hidden America, Children of the Mountains" continues. Many argue the program did not show enough about the positive things happening in eastern Kentucky.

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Boy Scout Basketball Becomes Tradition

Posted: 02/24/2009 - It started as a requirement to earn a boy scout badge, but now one local basketball tournament is turning into a tradition.

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