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Official offers candidate-filing notifications

Posted: 11/03/2009 - FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) - The Kentucky Secretary of State's office has a new tool that tells people online when political candidates file their paperwork to run for office.

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Two million dollars in college scholarships awarded

Updated: 02/05/2010 - Several high school students from across the region find out they will go college next year, on a full scholarship. The recipients of the Lindsey Wilson College scholarships, which total around $2 million, were announced at Knox Central High School tonight.

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Mining stream buffer rule could be ready by 2011

Posted: 11/02/2009 - CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) - The Obama administration says reversing a last-minute Bush-era surface mining regulation criticized as too friendly to coal companies is going to take at least another year.

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Smoking ban is in effect

Updated: 02/05/2010 - If you want to smoke in Prestonsburg, you'll have to do it outside or at home.

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K-CHIP enrollment is up

Updated: 11/02/2009 - Governor Beshear says his administration is enrolling thousands of children each month into K-CHIP.

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Man is nearly electrocuted

Posted: 11/02/2009 - An eastern Kentucky man, working on the roof of a home, is nearly electrocuted after falling on a power line.

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24 hour flu clinic is open

Updated: 11/02/2009 - The new 24 hour flu center is open in Pike County and dozens of people have already seen a doctor.

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Teacher is suspended

Posted: 11/02/2009 - A Magoffin County teacher accused of dealing drugs is now officially suspended from his job at school.

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CDC: Tainted ground beef may be linked to 2 deaths

Posted: 11/02/2009 - ROCHESTER, N.Y. (AP) - Contaminated fresh ground beef caused a possible E. coli outbreak that killed two people and sent 16 others to hospitals, federal health officials said Monday.

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Derby Museum to get renovations, reopen next year

Posted: 11/02/2009 - LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) - The Kentucky Derby Museum will reopen next year after renovations to fix flooding damage are made to the tourist attraction showcasing the world's most famous horse race.

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Gillispie pleads guilty to DUI charge in Kentucky

Posted: 11/02/2009 - LAWRENCEBURG, Ky. (AP) - Former University of Kentucky basketball coach Billy Gillispie pleaded guilty Monday to driving under the influence of alcohol and apologized for what he called a mistake.

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Ky AIDS patients face long waiting list for drugs

Posted: 11/01/2009 - Kentucky's low-income AIDS patients face the longest waiting list in the country for a government program that offers free or low-cost drugs to fight the disease.

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Big Four Bridge project moving along

Posted: 10/31/2009 - The Ohio River bridge project known as the "Big Four Bridge," which is being turned into a span over the river for pedestrians and bikers is taking shape on the Louisville waterfront.

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