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Talking to Children About Drugs Could Save Lives

Posted: 03/17/2009 - Operation UNITE officials say every teen in Kentucky will be offered drugs at some point in their lives. To hopefully turn the drug abuse crisis around, UNITE officials are teaching parents how to keep their kids away from them.

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Kentucky Knocks Off UNLV, 70-60 in NIT

Posted: 03/17/2009 - LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) - Jodie Meeks scored 19 points and Patrick Patterson added 16 as Kentucky got past UNLV 70-60 Tuesday night in the opening round of the National Invitation Tournament, the first NIT appearance in three decades for a Wildcats team accustomed to bigger stages in March.

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Morehead St. Opens NCAA Tourney With 58-43 Win

Posted: 03/17/2009 - DAYTON, Ohio (AP) - Kenneth Faried had 14 points and 21 rebounds Tuesday night as Morehead State earned its first NCAA tournament victory in a quarter-century, opening with a 58-43 win over Alabama State.

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Fatal Fire in Whitley County

Posted: 03/17/2009 - Firefighters responded to the woman's trailer just after 6:00am Tuesday morning, after neighbors noticed the home engulfed in flames.

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Police Search For Woman

Posted: 03/17/2009 - Police need your help finding a Pike County woman missing since the beginning of March.

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Meth Cooks Flock Out Of State For Main Ingredient

Updated: 03/17/2009 - Law enforcement in Southern and Eastern Kentucky are seeing more and more meth cooks travel out of state to get their hands on the main ingredient - Pseudoephedrine.

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5 Arrested On Meth-Making Charges

Updated: 02/05/2010 - A group of central Kentuckians sits behind bars, accused of creating a meth manufacturing ring their own neighborhood.

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CATS On The Way Out

Updated: 03/17/2009 - Kentucky educators have spent ten years trying to reach CATS proficiency goals, but a new set of standards is about to take over with Governor Beshear's expected signing of Senate Bill One.

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Housing Authorities To Receive Boost

Updated: 02/05/2010 - Officials with the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development recently awarded more than seven and half million dollars to twenty-three counties, to help improve low-income housing in Southern and Eastern Kentucky.

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Red Cross Returns to Harlan County

Updated: 02/05/2010 - After more than 20 years without service, Harlan County will now get help from the Red Cross. One volunteer says it was the Darby Mine disaster that killed five men in 2006 that pushed her to bring the service back to that area.

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Stimulus Money To Aid Small Business Lending

Posted: 03/16/2009 - The president announces help is on the way for small businesses. President Obama and his treasury secretary unveiled his latest plan for the stimulus money Monday afternoon. We ask local business leaders to weigh in.

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Sexual Assault Awareness Month

Posted: 03/16/2009 - Statistics show one in nine women in Kentucky were raped at some point in their lifetime.

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MSHA Warns 15 Mines To Clean-Up Their Act

Updated: 03/16/2009 - CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) - The federal Mine Safety and Health Administration has warned 15 mining operations to clean up their health and safety practices or face stricter enforcement.

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Energy Debate Continues

Updated: 03/16/2009 - The energy debate continues across the country and coal is at the center of the controversy.

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New Bridge Project To Begin Soon

Posted: 03/16/2009 - More than ten years after it officially closed, people living in one Harlan County community will soon have a new bridge leading to their homes.

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