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Ceremony Honors Kentucky’s Fallen Law Enforcement Officers

Updated: 04/27/2009 - RICHMOND, Ky. (April 27, 2009) – Hundreds gathered today at the 10th annual Kentucky Law Enforcement Memorial Ceremony to commemorate the lives of 28 fallen law enforcement officers who gave their lives in service to the commonwealth.

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Three People Enter Guilty Pleas

Posted: 04/27/2009 - Three people from Johnson County enter not guilty pleas in a coyote and fox trafficking case.

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Two Bus Drivers Are Suspended

Posted: 04/27/2009 - Two bus drivers are suspended after allegations of misconduct towards students.

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Hunter Stumbles Upon Human Remains

Posted: 04/27/2009 - There's been a startling discovery in a southern Kentucky woodland. It is now the subject of a criminal investigation.

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Norfolk Southern Lays Off 13 At West Virginia Yard

Posted: 04/27/2009 - WILLIAMSON, W.Va. (AP) - With railroad traffic slowed by the ailing economy, Virginia-based Norfolk Southern Corp. has laid off 13 employees at its rail yard in Williamson.

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Sixteen Die In Crashes Across Kentucky

Posted: 04/27/2009 - (FRANKFORT, KY) - Preliminary statistics indicate that sixteen people died in twelve separate crashes on Kentucky roadways from Monday, April 20 through Sunday, April 26, 2009.

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Money Available To Rural Fire Departments

Posted: 04/27/2009 - FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) - Kentucky State Fire Marshal William Swope is urging volunteer fire departments across the state to apply for grants available through the Volunteer Fire Assistance program.

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Forest Fires Burning Across The State

Posted: 04/27/2009 - It's been a busy day for firefighters working to contain forest fires burning across the state. As of Monday afternoon, there were reports of a dozen fires burning in eleven Kentucky counties.

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Swine Flu Update

Posted: 04/27/2009 - Governments are racing to find and contain pockets of swine flu around the globe, seeking to stem both the threat of a pandemic and public panic.

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Unemployment Checks

Posted: 04/27/2009 - A spokesman for Gov. Steve Beshear told The Courier-Journal that while the unemployed will receive all the money that is due to them, it may take time for state workers to be trained and for computer systems to be updated.

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Movie To Be Shot In Harlan County

Posted: 04/26/2009 - One Eastern Kentucky county is going to be the setting for a new feature film. Several people turned out for a casting call today in Harlan County for a chance to appear in the movie, Stand Like A Mountain.

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Tree Damages Two Homes

Posted: 04/24/2009 - A fallen tree damages two homes and blocks a main road for hours in one Harlan County community.

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Tree Falls on Main Street

Posted: 04/24/2009 - A fallen tree damages two homes and blocks a main road for hours in one Harlan County community.

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Cigarette Causes Fire, House Destroyed

Updated: 04/25/2009 - A cigarette is to blame for leaving five people without a home. It happened in the Amburgey community of Knott County. One home and a second building were destroyed when a woman fell asleep while smoking.

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Boil Water Advisory

Posted: 04/24/2009 - A Boil Water Advisory is in effect for the customers of: Entire Martin County Water District.

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