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Mine Rescue Competition Is Held In Eastern Kentucky

Updated: 06/19/2008 - Coal miners from several states are in eastern Kentucky this week. They're in Perry County testing their skills at the Mine Safety and Health Administration's Rescue Contest.

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Teen Dies In ATV Crash

Posted: 06/18/2008 - It happened in Carr Creek on a reclaimed strip mine.

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Debate In Washington On How To Bring Fuel Prices Down

Updated: 06/19/2008 - Despite a lot of talk from politicians, some say don't hold your breath for gas-pump relief from Washington. Republicans are demanding new drilling off the nation's beaches. Democrats want to tax away oil companies' profits.

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Gas Prices Hit New High In Our Region

Updated: 06/19/2008 - Several stations are now charging nearly four dollars and ten cents a gallon to fill up and many people say it's a struggle to keep up with the rising cost.

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Trial For County Officials Enters Third Day

Updated: 06/18/2008 - Knott County road workers took the stand Wednesday during day three of testimony in the federal election fraud trial for the Knott County judge executive and three other officials.

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McCain Calls For Building 45 New Nuclear Reactors

Posted: 06/18/2008 - Sen. John McCain called Wednesday for the construction of 45 new nuclear reactors by 2030 and pledged $2 billion a year in federal funds "to make clean coal a reality," measures designed to reduce dependence on foreign oil.

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FAA: Small Plane Crashes, Pilot Killed

Updated: 06/18/2008 - A pilot died Wednesday when a plane crashed short of a runway and burst into flames during an emergency landing at a central Kentucky airport, officials said.

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Governor's Chief Of Staff Resigns

Updated: 06/18/2008 - Gov. Steve Beshear's chief of staff says he will resign effective July 15 to pursue political consulting.

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UK Approves $2 Billion Budget

Posted: 06/18/2008 - The University of Kentucky Board of Trustees has approved a $2.2 billion budget for 2008-2009 that includes eliminating 188 staff positions.

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Competency Of Accused Police Chief Killer Questioned

Updated: 06/18/2008 - A little more than a year after the death of a Kentucky police chief, the man charged in his murder returned to court on Wednesday, perhaps for one of the last times before he stands trial.

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Two Men Are Arrested On Drug Charges

Posted: 06/17/2008 - Two men, including an illegal immigrant, are in jail on drug charges after police arrest them in the parking lot of a Perry County shopping center.

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Different Logging Techniques Are Being Used

Posted: 06/17/2008 - UK's Robinson Forest is using three different logging techniques in an effort to learn how to protect the water quality in logging areas.

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