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Small Business Forum

Updated: 04/30/2009 - In an effort to boost the local economy, officials with the Cabinet for Economic Development and Small Business Administration are hosting small business forums across the state.

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KY Deals With H1N1 Virus

Updated: 10/06/2009 - We're learning more about Kentucky's first case of the H1N1 virus, also known as swine flu. The 30-year-old Bowling Green woman was in Cancun, Mexico earlier this month.

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Century Old Water Lines to Be Replaced, Some Possibly Wooden

Posted: 04/30/2009 - The mayor of Jenkins says only about one quarter of the water treated in their plant makes it out to the community, but things are about to change. Last week, Governor Beshear presented $750,000 in grant money to improve the city's water system and replace old lines, lines that some say are made of wood!

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Body Discovered In Rubble Of House Fire

Posted: 04/29/2009 - Officials say neighbors reported smoke coming from a trailer around 11am Wednesday morning, and when crews arrived, the fire had already burned itself out.

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Forest Fires Are Out

Posted: 04/29/2009 - Forestry officials say between the rain and the work of their firefighters, all of the fires in eastern Kentucky are out as of Wednesday night.

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Body Found At A Cemetery

Posted: 04/29/2009 - Police are investigating after finding a body in a Bell County cemetery.

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Still No Sign Of Missing Woman

Posted: 04/29/2009 - A Pike County woman is still missing after more than two months. 25-year-old Crystal Gayle Branham Hall was last seen in Pikeville on March 1st.

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Extra Help Paying For Medications

Updated: 04/29/2009 - Many struggle every day to pay for expensive medications. One eastern Kentucky agency is offering some extra help to those who need it.

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Swine Flu: When To See Your Doctor

Updated: 04/29/2009 - Questions about swine flu are increasing as the virus spreads to ten states in the U.S. and nine countries.

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Swine Flu Alert Nears Pandemic Level

Posted: 04/29/2009 - WASHINGTON (AP) - The Geneva-based World Health Organization on Wednesday raised its alert level for the fast-spreading swine flu to its next-to-highest notch, signaling a global pandemic could be imminent.

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Country Singer Vern Gosdin Dies At Age 74

Posted: 04/29/2009 - NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - Singer Vern Gosdin, who recorded country music hits like the award-winning "Chiseled in Stone" during a 30-year career, has died. He was 74.

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Obama's First 100 Days: Local Reaction

CBS: Obama's First 100 Days

Updated: 04/29/2009 - President Obama's first one hundred days has many people in our part of the country evaluating what he has done so far.

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Obama Marks 100th Day in Office

Posted: 04/29/2009 - It's been a busy first 100 days for President Barack Obama. He's been tackling a steep recession, health care and global warming and trying to revamp America's image around the world.

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CDC Official Confirms U.S. Swine Flu Death

Updated: 04/29/2009 - The acting head of the Centers of Disease Control and Prevention says the confirmed death of a 23-month-old child in Texas is a tragic development, but that it's too soon to say just how fast the swine flu virus is spreading.

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Family Fears Missing Breathitt County Woman in Danger

Updated: 04/29/2009 - A Breathitt County woman is missing and her family believes she could be in danger. 29 year old Jessica Haddix Mullins was last seen in Sassafras in Knott County Saturday night.

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Mexico Death Toll Stabilizes As Epidemic Spreads

Posted: 04/28/2009 - MEXICO CITY (AP) - The toll from the swine flu epidemic appears to be stabilizing in Mexico, the health secretary said late Tuesday, with only 7 more suspected deaths. But an outbreak of the virus at a New York school showed it is capable of repeated jumps between humans - meaning it can keep spreading around the world.

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2009 Elk Hunt Deadline Extended

Posted: 04/28/2009 - Frankfort, Ky. – Hunters now have three extra days to apply for the 2009 Kentucky elk hunt.

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Prosecutors Seek To Jail Second Defendant

Posted: 04/28/2009 - LONDON, Ky. (AP) - A prosecutor says a second defendant in the Clay County vote fraud case should be jailed until the May 19 trial.

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