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Hundreds Attend Job Fair

Updated: 02/26/2009 - While some companies are shutting down and laying off workers, others in Eastern Kentucky are hiring.

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Ky. School Shooter Asks Judge To Overturn Sentence

Posted: 02/26/2009 - A high school shooter who killed three classmates and wounded five others in western Kentucky has asked a federal judge to throw out his conviction and sentence, saying he was insane when the shootings occurred.

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House Passes Bill Limiting Makeup Days

Posted: 02/26/2009 - The House has approved legislation that would give some school districts the option to not make up as many as 10 days missed as a result of last month's ice storm and an earlier windstorm that hit the state in the wake of Hurricane Ike.

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GM Posts $9.6B Loss, Burns Through $6.2B Cash

Posted: 02/26/2009 - General Motors Corp. says it lost $9.6 billion in the fourth quarter and burned through $6.2 billion in cash as it sought government help to avoid running out of cash.

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Water Finally Drinkable in Letcher County

Posted: 02/25/2009 - Clean drinking water is flowing again in Letcher County. The division of water lifted the non-consumption advisory Wednesday and officials say the latest tests show no measurable levels of diesel fuel.

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Mongiardo: Bunning Should Not Run For Re-Election

Posted: 02/25/2009 - Lt. Gov. Daniel Mongiardo, who plans to run for U.S. Sen. Jim Bunning's seat next year, called Wednesday for Bunning to withdraw from his re-election campaign, saying the 77-year-old is an embarrassment to Kentucky.

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Goody's Stores Closing

Updated: 02/05/2010 - Goody's Clothing Stores across the region are closing for good this week leaving thousands of people without a job in several states.

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Rogers Secures $3,190,000 for PRIDE

Posted: 02/25/2009 - U.S. Congressman Harold “Hal” Rogers announced today that the United States House of Representatives has approved $3,190,000 for PRIDE to continue its valuable environmental initiatives in southern and eastern Kentucky.

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DEP Lifts Water Advisory For Letcher County

Posted: 02/25/2009 - The Department for Environmental Protection (DEP) has lifted the drinking water consumer advisory issued Feb. 16 for Letcher County following laboratory analysis of water samples taken Monday at the Whitesburg drinking water treatment plant and in the Whitesburg and Letcher County distribution systems.

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Teen Facing Robbery Charges

Posted: 02/25/2009 - A teenager is arrested accused of robbing a Southern Kentucky grocery store at gunpoint.

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