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WKYT Investigates: Lexington's century-old water pipes

Updated: 08/21/2014 - The American Society of Civil Engineers looked at America's drinking and waste water infrastructure last year and gave it a "D" grade. Susan Lancho said, "As a nation, we need to be thinking about renewing our infrastructure so it serves us well into the future."

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Former professor accused of misusing $400K of UK money

Updated: 08/20/2014 - He spent years teaching students at the University of Kentucky but now a long-time mining engineering professor has resigned after some serious fraud allegations.A former professor at the University of Kentucky is accused of misusing more than $400,000 in funding.

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Madison Co. superintendent addresses school bus issues

Updated: 08/15/2014 - On Thursday, WKYT talked with the Madison Co. superintendent about transportation problems at the new Kindergarten Academy. Some parents say their children got on the wrong bus or were dropped off in the wrong place.

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WKYT Investigates: Who regulates Kentucky's water tower woes

Updated: 08/14/2014 - The state division of water has recommendations but no requirements for water tower inspections. The state recommends that water towers be checked every five years. Some states, including Alabama, Ohio, Missouri, New Hampshire, Illinois and Wisconsin require tower inspections every five years. Texas requires an inspection every year.

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Missouri troopers to take over Ferguson security

Updated: 08/14/2014 - Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon says the Missouri State Highway Patrol will take over the supervision of security in the St. Louis suburb that's been the scene of violent protests since a police officer fatally shot an unarmed black teenager.

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Lexington teen fighting cystic fibrosis by raising thousands of dollars

Updated: 08/14/2014 - Imagine being born with a disease where you might only live to be in your thirties. It's a reality for nearly 30,000 children and adults in this country battling cystic fibrosis. WKYT's Amber Philpott introduces a Lexington teenager and her family fighting back by raising hundreds of thousands of dollars to find a cure.

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