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Special Session Kicks Off In Frankfort

Updated: 06/24/2008 - Governor Beshear called the session last week so lawmakers could address the state pension system. See The Transcript Of Governor Beshear's Address To The General Assembly Inside

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George Carlin Mourned As A Counterculture Hero

Posted: 06/23/2008 - George Carlin, the frenzied performer whose routine "Seven Words You Can Never Say On Television" led to a key Supreme Court ruling on obscenity, has died.

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Mountain Cold Case - Walter Cropper - 1992

Updated: 06/23/2008 - He was set to become a job corp graduate within days and hoped to make Eastern Kentucky his permanent home, but 20 year old Walter Cropper's life was cut short in 1992. Police still have no idea how Cropper's body ended up in Georgia, hundreds of miles away from the Job Corp Center in Prestonsburg.

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New Problems For Oakwood

Posted: 06/22/2008 - A Lexington Herald Leader report says even though a Lexington firm took over a Southern Kentucky facility for mentally handicapped adults, there are still new charges of abuse and neglect.

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UK Researchers Explore Causes Of ATV Crashes

Posted: 06/22/2008 - The rolling bluegrass hills of Kentucky make it a haven for ATV lovers. The state's rugged terrain and relaxed laws surrounding the popular off-road vehicles make it easy for anyone capable of operating the machines to hit the trail.

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High Freight Rates Affecting Businesses

Updated: 06/21/2008 - Many believe high gas prices are here to stay and for small business owners throughout the region, that means they are paying more for shipments coming in and going out. With prices on everything going up, businesses are struggling.

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Several Mines Issued Warnings By MSHA

Posted: 06/21/2008 - As we reported Friday, several mines in the mountains were warned by federal mine officials to fix violations at their facilities or face stiffer penalties. We now know which mines in Eastern Kentucky were issued letters.

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Trial Goes To Grand Jury

Posted: 06/21/2008 - Three people charged with trying to steal catalytic converters from cars earlier this month will go before a grand jury.

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Man In Jail After Shooting

Posted: 06/21/2008 - A shooting just across the border in West Virginia leaves one man in jail.

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Police Still Searching For Murder Suspect

Posted: 06/21/2008 - Police are still looking for who is responsible for shooting an Eastern Kentucky man to death and then leaving his body right in the middle of a road.

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