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TVA Planning Ash Spill Health Monitoring Research

Posted: 03/31/2009 - KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - The Tennessee Valley Authority plans to use an independent university research group to guide health monitoring and cleanup verification following the agency's massive coal ash spill.

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Federal Judge Voids Mountaintop Mining Permit

Posted: 03/31/2009 - CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) - A federal judge has ruled the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers' streamlined permitting process for surface mine valley fills violates the Clean Water Act and other federal laws.

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Off-Road Vehicles Recalled After 46 Deaths

Posted: 03/31/2009 - Yamaha Motor Corp. USA recalled about 120,000 off-highway recreational vehicles for repairs Tuesday, after two models were involved in 46 deaths.

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Police Search For Suspect

Posted: 03/30/2009 - Police are looking for a suspect who they say assaulted and robbed a man in Breathitt County.

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Hospice Nurses Need More Volunteers

Updated: 03/31/2009 - One group of hospice nurses are treating several hundred terminally ill patients in eastern Kentucky and they are asking for help.

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Fire Destroys Home

Posted: 03/30/2009 - A house is destroyed in nearby Mingo County, West Virginia after an overnight fire.

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More Meth Cookers Using Homemade Anhydrous Ammonia

Updated: 03/30/2009 - A new trend is emerging among meth users, one that police say is putting their lives and others at an even greater risk. We asked investigators why more and more people are making their own anhydrous ammonia in order to cook meth.

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Cigarette Tax Hike

Updated: 02/05/2010 - A new law has many people scrambling to stock up at the stores. Several new laws go into effect in Kentucky on Wednesday. One of them doubles the tax on cigarettes.

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President Obama Puts GM, Chrysler On Short Leash

Posted: 03/30/2009 - WASHINGTON (AP) - President Barack Obama asserted unprecedented government control over the auto industry Monday, bluntly rejecting turnaround plans by General Motors Corp. and Chrysler LLC, demanding fresh concessions as the price for long-term federal aid and raising the possibility of controlled bankruptcy for either ailing auto giant.

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Nursing School Programs Under Review

Updated: 03/30/2009 - The Kentucky Board of Nursing finds four schools are not meeting the grade when it comes to the number of R.N. graduates who pass the National Council Licensure Exam.

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Calipari Makes Decision, Will Come To UK

Updated: 04/01/2009 - John Calipari has made his decision and will become the new head coach of the University of Kentucky. UK confirms that they have signed Calipari to an eight-year deal.

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