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Minister Is Sentenced To 16 Years In Prison

Posted: 01/29/2009 - LONDON, Ky. (AP) - A federal judge has sentenced a southeastern Kentucky minister to more than 16 years in prison for laundering drug money and hiding a federal fugitive.

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Energy Companies Prioritizing Areas To Restore Power

Updated: 04/08/2009 - Over 30,000 Blue Grass Energy members are still without power. Power restoration for medical facilities is a priority. They are also working on substations that will restore power to large numbers of individuals.

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School Loses Funding

Updated: 01/29/2009 - As school systems across the state face budget issues, officials with one Eastern Kentucky school system came together today to approve its draft budget.

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Inmate Dies

Posted: 01/29/2009 - A Big Sandy Federal Prison inmate is dead. The Martin County facility is on lockdown.

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War Declared On Trees

Updated: 04/08/2009 - The ice and snow are melting, but the trees aren't going anywhere

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Better Business Bureau Warns Of Potential Scams

Posted: 01/29/2009 - In the wake the winter storm, the Better Business Bureau is urging homeowners to carefully check out contractors before hiring someone to repair ice and snow damage.

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Senate GOP leader says party must change

Posted: 01/29/2009 - WASHINGTON (AP) - After crushing defeats in back-to-back elections, the top Senate Republican warned Thursday that the GOP risks remaining out of power in the White House and Congress unless it better explains its core principles to woo one-time faithful and new loyalists.

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Kentucky Declared Federal Disaster Area

Updated: 04/08/2009 - Late Wednesday, President Barack Obama signed a request from Kentucky Gov. Steve Beshear for federal emergency declarations.

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Mother & Daughter Injured In Apartment Fire

Updated: 01/29/2009 - Cold Temperatures and Widespread power outages are making the job more difficult for firefighters. This morning, crews in Burgin had their hands full fighting a large apartment fire that injured two women.

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Woodford County Hit Hard By Storm

Updated: 04/08/2009 - The Versailles area has been hit hard by the winter storm. There are trees down all over, as well as power lines. At the height of the storm, there were more than 5,000 customers without power.

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National Guard Called to Clear Kentucky Roads

Updated: 04/08/2009 - The National Guard is mobilized to help clean up the mess after a major ice storm crippled Kentucky. More than half a million people across the state lost electricity.

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Postmaster General: Mail Days May Need To Be Cut

Posted: 01/28/2009 - WASHINGTON (AP) - Massive deficits could force the post office to cut out one day of mail delivery, the postmaster general told Congress on Wednesday, in asking lawmakers to lift the requirement that the agency deliver mail six days a week.

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A Look At Kentucky Share Of Stimulus Package

Posted: 01/28/2009 - LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) - Kentucky's congressional delegation split along party lines in voting on the $819 billion economic stimulus bill that has passed the U.S. House 244-188.

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