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Beshear, House Democrats At Odds Over Budget

Posted: 03/07/2008 - Gov. Steve Beshear and his fellow Democrats in the House are at odds over how to close a projected $900 million revenue shortfall facing Kentucky over the next two fiscal years.

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Governor Beshear Appoints District Judge

Posted: 03/07/2008 - Kentucky Gov. Steve Beshear has appointed the Honorable Fred Franklin White to the office of District Judge for the 34th Judicial District, Division 2, of Kentucky, serving McCreary and Whitley counties.

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Lawmakers Taking Action After Grisly Amusement Ride Accident

Posted: 03/07/2008 - Kentucky lawmakers are taking steps aimed at improving the safety of amusement rides in the wake of a grisly accident last year that severed the feet of a girl at Six Flags Kentucky Kingdom in Louisville.

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Black Ice Possible Overnight

Updated: 03/08/2008 - Temperatures will continue to fall into the teens around midnight. This will lead to any leftover standing water, snow or slush freezing into ice and black ice.

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Proposal Could Halt Mountaintop Removal

Updated: 03/07/2008 - A proposal that some say could halt mountaintop removal in Kentucky is expected to be voted on soon in the House Appropriations and Revenue Committee. Environmentalists love the bill, coal companies hate it.

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Restaurant Shooting Victim Recovering

Posted: 03/06/2008 - State police say an Eastern Kentucky woman continues to improve after she was shot at a fast food restaurant nearly one week ago.

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Man Stabbed; Later Arrested

Posted: 03/06/2008 - In Laurel County, what started as a stabbing ends with the victim being arrested.

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Trial Date Set

Posted: 03/06/2008 - A trial date is set for a man accused of trying to cover up illegal gambling machines at a Southern Kentucky business.

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Beshear Endorses 70 cent Hike In Cigarette Tax

Posted: 03/06/2008 - Facing a dismal economic forecast, the governor of one of the nation's leading tobacco-producing states is pushing to raise Kentucky's cigarette tax to $1 per pack.

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Recall Information

Posted: 03/06/2008 - Pier 1 Imports Recalls Tealight Candle Holders Due to Fire Hazard, Portable Air Compressors Sold Exclusively at Advance Auto Parts Stores Recalled Due to Fire and Electrical Hazards, Hamilton Beach Recalls Toasters Due to Fire Hazard.

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Plea Agreement Reached

Posted: 03/06/2008 - A plea agreement is reached with an Eastern Kentucky man accused of murdering his landlord.

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Sentencing Postponed

Posted: 03/06/2008 - Sentencing is postponed for the fourth time, for two former Johnson County school employees convicted of stealing thousands of taxpayer dollars.

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Out With The Old, In With The New

Updated: 03/06/2008 - Some historic buildings will be torn down in Downtown Pikeville to make way for the new Pike County justice center. It's a decision many are upset about.

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Children Seatbelt Safety

Updated: 03/06/2008 - It's one of the leading causes of death for children, but it's preventable. Every year children die in car crashes because they are not buckled up. This isn't the only risk kids face.

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Officials Find Working Meth Lab

Posted: 03/06/2008 - Agents with the Lake Cumberland Area Drug Task Force (LCADTF) discovered a working meth lab on Dixon-Smith road in northern Pulaski County last night.

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