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WKYT Investigates: the overcrowding issue

Updated: 09/11/2014 - "It's almost uncomfortable crowded in the cafeteria," Owens said. And Superintendent Dr. Tom Shelton agrees that the common areas in the over-capacity schools are the biggest issue.

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Ky. native killed in 9-11 remembered on anniversary

Updated: 09/11/2014 - Thursday marks the 13th anniversary of the 9-11 attacks on this country. Morehead native Edward Earhart was among those killed at the Pentagon. He was a navy petty officer first class.

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Nicholasville couple scammed out of $8,000

Updated: 09/09/2014 - They thought they found the right man to make repairs to their home but instead a couple says he stole thousands of dollars from them.

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Where Kentucky domestic violence victims can seek help

Updated: 09/08/2014 - While difficult to watch, domestic violence experts in Kentucky say video allegedly showing NFL player Ray Rice hitting and dragging his ex-fiancee' in an elevator helps educate others about resources for other victims.

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New mosque being built in Lexington

Posted: 09/06/2014 - A new mosque is being built in Lexington by a Muslim congregation that has been in the city since the late 1970s.

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WKYT Investigates: Kentucky's rolling meth labs

Updated: 09/02/2014 - "They continue to find these meth labs all the time," Representative Hubert Collins of Johnson County has pre-filed a bill requiring all vehicles that have carried an active meth lab be scrapped. "I think it should be crushed and gotten it off the road."

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Bluegrass Poll: Most Kentuckians support hiking minimum wage

Updated: 08/31/2014 - As Labor Day marks the unofficial end of summer and the day to honor the American worker, a new Bluegrass Poll finds Kentucky voters want to put more money in workers’ pockets by raising the federal minimum wage.

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Bluegrass Poll: McConnell expands lead over Grimes

Updated: 12/12/2014 - With two months to go before the November election, a new Bluegrass Poll found Republican Sen. Mitch McConnell strengthening his lead over his Democratic challenger Alison Lundergan Grimes.

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Burglar steals from Rowan County preschool

Updated: 08/30/2014 - They say they feel violated and angry. Leaders of a Rowan County preschool need your help finding the man who broke into their building!

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WKYT Investigates: Parents' concern over McCreary Co. teacher's past

Updated: 08/29/2014 - Word spread quickly through the McCreary County school district that a new teacher was in town. Brent Sexton teaches English at McCreary Central High School. In 2008, while Sexton was teaching in neighboring Wayne County, the school district claims they found inappropriate text messages exchanged between Sexton and a student at Wayne County High School while he was teaching there.

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UK game day operations plan announced

Updated: 08/28/2014 - While University of Kentucky Head Football Coach Mark Stoops and his staff are working hard together with the Wildcat players to 'Change The Game' on the field this season, there are plenty of changes in store for fans attending games at Commonwealth Stadium, beginning with this Saturday's opener against the UT Martin Skyhawks.

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WKYT Investigates: The negotiators on suicide watch

Updated: 08/25/2014 - A group of 14 Lexington police officers hold the additional title of "negotiator." Lieutenant David Biroschik leads the unit. "If we can get past 45 minutes, we feel real good," he said.

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