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Perry and Knott Counties Hit By Storm

Posted: 02/12/2009 - Kentucky Utilities reports more than 30,000 people were in the dark around nine o'clock Wednesday night in eastern Kentucky. That included many in Perry County and Knott County where the storm knocked down trees and power lines in several different areas.

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Truck Fire Shuts Down Interstate

Posted: 02/11/2009 - A stretch of I-75 in Whitley County is back open after a tractor trailer burst into flames Wednesday morning.

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ARH Hospitals Announce Cutbacks

Posted: 02/11/2009 - The system will consolidate its business offices to central locations over the next 12 months.

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Bus Service Gets Closer To Reality

Updated: 02/11/2009 - Officials with Miller Trailways Bus Service met with leaders in Pike County Wednesday afternoon to get the project off the ground.

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17 Killed, 46 Wounded in Kabul Attacks

Posted: 02/11/2009 - A spokesman for the Defense Ministry says 17 people were killed and 46 wounded in multiple attacks on government building attacks in Kabul.

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Negotiations Intensify on Final Stimulus Plan

Posted: 02/11/2009 - Negotiators on Capitol Hill are hoping today's the day for a final compromise on the economic stimulus package. They hope to seal agreement after making good progress in the first rounds of closed-door talks.

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Forest Fire Season Gets an Early Start

Posted: 02/11/2009 - Forestry officials are fighting fires, just days after cleaning up from the ice storm. A growing fire in Perry County is just one of several reported since Monday.

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UNITE Zeroes In On Wolfe County

Posted: 02/10/2009 - Operation UNITE is zeroing in on a county they say is not getting the help it needs in the war against drugs.

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More People Pawning

Posted: 02/10/2009 - The tough economic times have many struggling to pay their monthly bills and some are turning to area pawn shops to come up with the cash.

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Appeals Judge Orders Tougher Mine Safety Rules

Posted: 02/10/2009 - CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) - A judge on Tuesday ordered the federal agency that regulates coal mining to strengthen rules designed to make the nation's 38,000 underground coal miners safer by creating better-trained rescue teams.

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Judge Dismisses 2 Counts In Bid-Rigging Case

Posted: 02/10/2009 - LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) - A federal judge has dismissed two counts contained in a bid-rigging indictment against former Transportation Secretary Bill Nighbert and road contractor Leonard Lawson.

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Senate Approves Changes To Student Testing

Posted: 02/10/2009 - FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) - The state Senate has approved a measure that would change the test administered to Kentucky students to test academic achievement.

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Hundreds Of People Receive Food

Updated: 01/06/2010 - Hundreds of people who lost all the food in their shelves and refrigerators during the ice storm due to power outages got some help Tuesday.

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