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Calipari at opening of new coal mine

Posted: 09/21/2009 - UNIONTOWN, Ky. (AP) - University of Kentucky basketball coach John Calipari was on hand Friday for the ceremonial opening of a new mine in Union County.

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Teens dies in crash

Posted: 09/21/2009 - A deadly accident in Lee County that claimed the life of a teenager is expected to be sent to a grand jury.

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House moves to extend unemployment benefits

Posted: 09/21/2009 - WASHINGTON (AP) - Despite predictions the Great Recession is running out of steam, the House is taking up emergency legislation this week to help the millions of Americans who see no immediate end to their economic miseries.

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Harlan County natives honored

Posted: 09/19/2009 - Some distinguished Harlan County natives were recognized just before kick off at their home football game earlier tonight.

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Woman is struck by car

Posted: 09/19/2009 - One woman is in the hospital after being struck by a car and run over in the Wal-Mart Parking lot in South Williamson in Pike County.

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Two settle hiring probe cases

Posted: 09/18/2009 - Two former members of the Fletcher administration have settled ethics complaints against them stemming from the 2005 state hiring scandal.

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Fundraiser held for crash victim's family

Updated: 09/19/2009 - A community came together Friday night to help a teenage crash victim's family. Natasha Jones, 19, died late Wednesday night after the car she was riding in hit a tree on Anderson Road in Scott County.

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Poverty increases in Kentucky

Posted: 09/18/2009 - The U.S. Census Bureau's latest statistics show poverty is increasing in Kentucky.

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Kentucky family settles lawsuit over vacation deaths

Posted: 09/18/2009 - LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) - A Kentucky doctor and her son have reached a $5 million settlement with the federal government over the deaths of her husband and 8-year-old daughter who were washed over a 184-foot waterfall in a national park in Hawaii during a family vacation in 2003.

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Flu level raised to widespread in KY

Updated: 10/06/2009 - The CDC and Kentucky Department for Public Health says the flu activity in the state has increased from regional to widespread.

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Confirmed H1N1 at Perry County School

Updated: 10/06/2009 - A case of H1N1 in a Perry County school is confirmed, but it will not be shutting the school down. A student at Dennis Wooton Elementary tested positive for the virus earlier this week.

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Memorial held for stabbing victim

Updated: 09/18/2009 - Friends and family gathered Thursday night, to remember the life of a Lexington woman, stabbed in her own backyard. Liese Carr, 53, was killed at her home on Aurora Avenue Saturday afternoon.

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Mother reacts after coach's verdict in player's death

Updated: 09/18/2009 - A former Kentucky high school football coach was found not guilty Thursday in the death of a player who collapsed at a practice where the team was put through a series of sprints on a hot summer day.

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