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EPA identifies 79 coal mine permits for review

Posted: 09/11/2009 - CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) - The Obama administration on Friday stepped up its efforts to curb environmental damage from surface coal mining, announcing plans to give 79 permit applications in four states additional scrutiny.

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Kentuckians remember the 9-11 attacks

Posted: 09/11/2009 - People across the nation, including many here in Kentucky, spent part of the day remembering the 9-11 attack on America.

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Radio legend dies at 84

Updated: 09/11/2009 - Jim Morgan died Friday at a Lexington hospital after years of failing health.

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Local officials remember 9/11

Updated: 09/11/2009 - The 9/11 attacks could have been even worse if not for the heroic actions of first responders.

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Car crashes into Family Dollar

Updated: 09/11/2009 - A business in Manchester is forced to close for the day after a car crashes through the front of the store. It happened at the Family Dollar in the Clay County Shopping Center.

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Doctors charged with wanton murder

Posted: 09/11/2009 - Two Tennessee doctors accused of selling drugs to people in Harlan County, are now charged with wanton murder.

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Man biking cross country for Parkinson's Disease stops in Hazard

Updated: 09/11/2009 - Friends say Skip Bailey always wanted to ride his bike from coast to coast. When his father was diagnosed with Parkinson's Disease a few years ago, Bailey decided to make his cross country adventure and dedicate it to his dad with a mission to find a cure.

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House speaker proposes lease of private prison

Updated: 09/10/2009 - FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) - House Speaker Greg Stumbo is calling for the Kentucky Justice Cabinet to consider a proposal to lease a private women's prison and operate it with state corrections officers.

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RAM Clinic Needs Volunteers

Updated: 09/10/2009 - It's now official, the Remote Area Medical or RAM clinic is coming to Letcher County.

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Thousands of students visit Vietnam Memorial Wall

Updated: 09/10/2009 - People from all around the country are visiting the Vietnam Traveling Memorial Wall in Perry County. Today, thousands of kids from Eastern Kentucky schools showed up to pay their respects.

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Gropus gather to remember 9-11 victims

Posted: 09/10/2009 - On the eve of the eighth anniversary of the September 11th attacks, people gathered at the Big Sandy Community and Technical College campuses to remember the victims.

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Meth lab awareness forum

Posted: 09/10/2009 - A man seriously burned in a meth lab explosion is improving. In the wake of Wednesday's explosion, the Families and Safe Homes Network, or FSHN, hosted a meth lab awareness forum Thursday in Perry County.

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KSP to step up enforcement

Posted: 09/10/2009 - (FRANKFORT, Ky.) - Drivers in Kentucky can expect to see heightened enforcement on Interstates 65 and 75 over the next few weeks. The KSP Commercial Vehicle Enforcement (CVE) Division launched the final of three waves planned for the 'Ticketing Aggressive Cars and Trucks' (TACT) campaign.

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