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Hundreds of Acres Burn In Leslie County

Updated: 11/07/2008 - Our pilot says visibility in the air is usually up to 40 miles but in this smoke, we could only see two miles away. We take you up close to where fires threatened several homes and some historic buildings.

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Help For Drought Stricken Farmers

Updated: 11/06/2008 - Some local farmers tell us they are struggling to make ends meet during this drought. The USDA is now offering disaster assistance loans to help.

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Fire Threatens Homes In Harlan County

Updated: 11/06/2008 - Forestry officials fear several homes along Highway 119 could be consumed by the flames. We were there Thursday as they took action to protect the homes.

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Rewards Offered In Arson Cases

Posted: 11/06/2008 - Forestry officials say you are their eyes and ears when it comes to investigating arson cases.

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Thefts May Rise In Coming Months

Updated: 11/06/2008 - Kentucky State Police in the Big Sandy Region say they received nearly 100 theft reports in the last couple of months.

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Water Cleared For Consumption

Updated: 11/06/2008 - The Kentucky Division of Water (DOW) has lifted the water consumer advisory for Letcher County following analysis of samples taken of the raw and finished water at the Whitesburg and Letcher County water systems.

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Former Trooper Enters Alford Plea

Posted: 11/06/2008 - The second former Kentucky State Police trooper accused of beating a man he and another trooper took into custody in December 2006 entered an Alford plea to an assault charge Wednesday in Laurel County District Court.

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Billy Gillispie: Under the Microscope

Posted: 11/06/2008 - As the head coach of the U.K. men's basketball team, Billy Clyde Gillispie is the talk of the town with fans following his every move on and off the court.

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Coal Truck Involved In Crash

Updated: 11/06/2008 - Police say their preliminary investigation shows the driver of the coal truck tried to avoid the crash, when he lost control and flipped the truck.

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Elderly Woman Dies In Fire

Updated: 11/06/2008 - Firefighters pulled the woman from the burning home in McCreary County, but she died after being flown to UK Hospital.

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Group Helps People Winterize Their Homes

Updated: 11/06/2008 - Even though it hasn't really felt like fall, several Lexington groups are teaming up to get some elderly residents ready for a drop in temperatures.

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Fire Destroys Mobile Home

Posted: 11/06/2008 - Fire investigators think the fire at a mobile home in Lincoln County may have been intentionally set.

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Two Dead In Violent Crash

Posted: 11/06/2008 - Two men are dead, and a third injured, after their car ran off a road and flipped over.

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Vote Re-Count Extends Incumbent's Lead

Posted: 11/06/2008 - The votes have been re-counted in a closely contested state senate race, but the candidate still behind says she's not ready to concede.

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Psychics To Be Used In Homicide Investigation

Posted: 11/06/2008 - The family of a missing Eastern Kentucky University student says detectives are now using information from psychics, hoping to get new clues in the case.

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Toyota Reports Plunging Profits

Posted: 11/06/2008 - The Japanese automaker slashed its earnings forecast for the full year on Thursday to less than a third of what it was the previous year.

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