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Summer shootings become hot topic in Lexington mayoral race

Updated: 07/07/2014 - Since June 21st, four people have been killed in shootings in Lexington and eight other people have been injured. The recent string of violence has now become a major issue in the mayor's race.

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WKYT Investigates: The lock on Narcan

Updated: 07/08/2014 - "There might be a county that only has two ambulances in the entire county," Lt. Chris Martin with Lexington Fire said. "They're going to have very long response times and there's probably going to be a local law enforcement officer that's going to get there first." Because of that, a bill was brought to the attention of the state legislature to allow first responders, like police officers, to carry Narcan.

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Eastern Kentucky gets $1 million grant

Posted: 07/07/2014 - A national community service organization is investing $1 million in eastern Kentucky to help the region recover from the downturn in the coal industry.

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Heiner gave his campaign $4 million

Updated: 07/07/2014 - Hal Heiner donated $4 million to his campaign for governor last quarter as he seeks to give himself a huge cash advantage over his potential Republican rivals.

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Tracking rounds of storms

Updated: 07/07/2014 - Storms will be on the increase over the next few days. Some could be severe.

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Hike to honor fallen troopers

Updated: 07/07/2014 - Kentucky State Police is trying to raise funds for a fallen trooper memorial it plans to add to a new training facility.

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New lottery game exceeds expected sales

Posted: 07/07/2014 - The Kentucky Lottery's new keno game hasn't attracted as many retailers as projected, but sales have exceeded expectations since it launched late last year.

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Red, White & Boom kicks off in Lexington

Updated: 07/05/2014 - Families in Lexington are continuing to celebrate America's birthday on Saturday with the Red, White and Boom festival.

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