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Boating Deaths To Date Are Lowest In Five Years

Updated: 09/02/2008 - Right now boating deaths are at the lowest level they've been in five years. Officials for the Department of Fish and Wildlife say education and intensive patrolling is helping. At this point in the year, five people have died from boat accidents and police officers say that's still five too many. That's why they've stepped up patrolling, especially around the holidays.

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GOP Convention Opening With Appeal For Gustav Aid

Updated: 09/01/2008 - Republicans staged a subdued opening to their storm-shadowed national convention on Monday, seeking aid for the Gulf Coast victims of Hurricane Gustav as well as support to send John McCain to the White House.

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Kentucky Dominates Louisville

Updated: 08/31/2008 - Kentucky's defense looked plenty capable of carrying the Wildcats until the offense catches up.

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Kentucky Taking In Hundreds Of Evacuees

Posted: 08/31/2008 - More than 830 evacuees from the Gulf Coast arrived in Louisville over the weekend ahead of Hurricane Gustav, which is expected to make landfall in south Louisiana sometime Monday or Tuesday.

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Supreme Court To Look At Self Defense Law In Kentucky

Posted: 08/31/2008 - The Kentucky Supreme Court plans to review two cases involving the state's new self-defense law that allows people to shoot dangerous home invaders without fear of prosecution.

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Family Searching For Missing Knox County Woman

Updated: 08/31/2008 - The family of an Eastern Kentucky woman says she's been missing for almost six weeks. Relatives tell us 42-year-old Teresa Lynn Hobbs suffers from mental illness and should not be alone.

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McCain Orders Convention Changes Because Of Gustav

Updated: 08/31/2008 - John McCain says Republicans will suspend most of the activities planned for Monday's opening of their national convention because of the threat of Hurricane Gustav.

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Annual Honey Festival Underway In Jackson

Posted: 08/30/2008 - Organizers call it the kick-off to Kentucky's fall festival season. We're talking about the Honey Festival in Breathitt County.

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Two Men Arrested For Stealing Copper

Posted: 08/30/2008 - Two men are charged with stealing copper from a cable company and police believe both are behind a rash of similar thefts.

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Hurricane Gustav Fades Moving Into Louisiana

Updated: 09/01/2008 - Hurricane Gustav slammed into the heart of Louisiana's fishing and oil industry with 110 mph winds Monday then faded as it moved inland, delivering only a glancing blow to New Orleans that raised hopes the city would escape the kind of catastrophic flooding brought by Katrina three years ago.

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Woman Hospitalized After Shooting

Updated: 08/31/2008 - A woman is in fair condition and her ex-boyfriend is charged with shooting her in a Magoffin County park.

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Fire Destroys Clay County Business

Updated: 08/30/2008 - A fire destroys a Clay County business. Workers say a spark started a fire at the Panco Wood Shop in Oneida, and now the shop's owner says his main concern is leaving his employees without a job.

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