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Fletcher, Beshear Talk Ethics, Again

Posted: 10/11/2007 - PADUCAH, Ky. (AP) - Two candidates vying for governor took their argument over who is the least ethical to western Kentucky on Thursday for the latest of a series of contentious debates.

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Officials Fear Losing Head Start Program

Updated: 10/11/2007 - Some officials fear it could cost the county its entire head start program. The director of the Pike County Head Start is suing the superintendent and school district claiming proper procedures were not followed when she was laid off this summer. Now, time is running out for a resolution.

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Double Murder Trial Continues

Posted: 10/11/2007 - An Eastern Kentucky double murder trial continued Wednesday at a special location in Bowling Green.

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Water Supply Project Announced In Lawrence County

Posted: 10/11/2007 - Residents in Lawrence, Carter and Elliott counties are the latest Kentuckians to benefit from Governor Ernie Fletcher's goal of providing access to clean, safe drinking water to all citizens across the state.

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KSP Announces Civilian Employee Of The Year And Other Support Personnel Awards

Posted: 10/11/2007 - The Kentucky State Police honored 27 of its most outstanding civilian employees at a special ceremony held today at the Hyatt Regency Hotel in Lexington. B/G Norman Arflack, secretary of the Kentucky Justice and Public Safety Cabinet, joined Kentucky State Police Commissioner Jack Adams in presenting the awards.

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U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission Announces Six Recalls

Posted: 10/11/2007 - The recall includes Riddell Recalls Collectible Mini Racing Helmets Due to Violation of Lead Paint Standard, Bendable Dinosaur Toys Recalled by Kipp Brothers for Excessive Lead, Cracker Barrel Old Country Store(r) Recalls Travel Art Sets Due to Violation of Lead Paint Standard, J.C. Penney Recalls Disney(tm) Winnie-the-Pooh Play Sets Due to Violation of Lead Paint Standard, J.C. Penney Recalls Deluxe Art Sets Due to Violation of Lead Paint Standard, and J.C. Penney Recalls Breyer Stirrup Ornaments Due to Violation of Lead Paint Standard.

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Church Group Opposes Bush Mine Rule Change

Updated: 10/11/2007 - CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) - The West Virginia Council of Churches slammed the Bush administration Thursday and its proposed revision of federal mining rules covering mining near waterways.

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Hearings Set On Proposed Revision Of Mining Rule

Posted: 10/11/2007 - Public hearings will be held the same day in four coal states on a proposed revision of federal mining rules that would exempt valley fills from a buffer zone requirement.

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Mine Disaster Drills Address Safety, Family and Media

Posted: 10/11/2007 - Rescue drills have always been a major part of mine safety at coal companies. But the nation's high-profile mine disasters over the past two years have forced the industry to practice in another area: dealing with victims' families and the media.

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Fire Raging In Downtown Harlan

Updated: 10/11/2007 - A fire has broken out on Main Street in downtown Harlan. Thursday morning traffic should not be affected.

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Marine Is Home

Updated: 10/11/2007 - Sergent Todd Smith served 4 years in the Marines and is returning home for the last time.

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