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Gov. Beshear signs SOAR bill, aerospace resolution

Posted: 12:00 AM - State and federal leaders met Monday in Morehead under the banner of the Shaping Our Appalachian Region initiative, or SOAR. Governor Steve Beshear ceremonially signed Senate Bill 168, which sets up the Kentucky Appalachian Regional Development Fund.

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Winter Jam concert took over Rupp Arena on Saturday

Updated: 12:04 AM - When most people think of Rupp Arena this time of year, they think of basketball. But on Saturday thousands of people stood outside of the house that Rupp built for a night of music. The Winter Jam Christian music tour took over Rupp arena.

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U.S. Senators team up on breast cancer bill

Posted: 7:06 PM - In fact, breast cancer, according to the National Breast Cancer foundation, is the second leading cause of death among women in the country.

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Comer: Kentucky's Medicaid enrollments not sustainable

Posted: 5:59 PM - Republican gubernatorial candidate James Comer says Kentucky's Medicaid enrollments aren't financially sustainable, and says his focus is to shift people into the private health-care market.

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GRAMMY Foundation awards Appalshop $10,000 grant

Updated: 5:04 PM - Appalshop in Letcher County is bridging the gap between the big stage and the mountains. The GRAMMY Foundation awarded the organization a $10,000 grant to digitize 13 years of performances from the Seedtime on the Cumberland festivals.

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Home destroyed in Rockcastle County fire

Updated: 3:11 PM - Firefighters say crews from the Mount Vernon Fire Department and the Broadhead Fire Department responded around 9:45 p.m. Sunday to fight the flames.

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President Obama to visit Louisville on Thursday

Updated: 5:21 PM - While Obama has not been in Kentucky for a few years, he has loomed large over the state's politics. Republican U.S. Sen. Mitch McConnell won a landslide victory in November based largely on tying his opponent to Obama. Polls routinely show about 60 percent of Kentucky voters disapprove of Obama as president.

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