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Democratic Candidates For Lieutenant Governor Debate

Updated: 05/01/2007 - Democratic candidates for lieutenant governor defended their own records and some took turns during a Monday night debate criticizing Gov. Ernie Fletcher for his administration's state hiring scandal.

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Queen Elizabeth Will Attend Kentucky Derby

Updated: 05/01/2007 - The Courier Journal reports that Queen Elizabeth will arrive in Louisville Saturday afternoon, she will then be taken by a motorcade to Churchill Downs.

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Woman Dies In Whitley County Crash

Posted: 04/30/2007 - The coroner says 60-year old Sharon Strunk Taylor of Old Commissary Road was pronounced dead at the scene.

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Bear Spottings Could Be Increasing

Updated: 04/30/2007 - The recent string of nice weather is a big change from earlier this month when we saw a long cold snap throughout southeastern Kentucky. Experts say that cold snap damaged many of the things that black bears eat.

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School Officials Appreciate American Idol

Updated: 04/30/2007 - American Idol is known for creating controversy on their show, but not many expected such a local backlash after they featured an eastern Kentucky school on their program last Wednesday.

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Center Finally Opens, Overcomes Obstacles

Posted: 04/30/2007 - Two years ago directors with the HOPE Charity had a vision for a new center and decided to make it happen. Little did they know what it would take.

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Murder, DUI Indictment

Posted: 04/30/2007 - A Perry county man facing several charges after a deadly accident has been indicted.

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Kentucky Ranks Poorly In Child Safety

Posted: 04/30/2007 - Kentucky is one of the leading states in the number of accidental, preventable injuries and deaths of children. That's according to a report released Monday by the group Safe Kids Worldwide.

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School Remains Closed After Fire

Posted: 04/30/2007 - The clock is ticking and school officials are scrambling to clean up a school, damaged by fire.

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Hundreds Arrested On Drug Charges

Posted: 04/30/2007 - Law enforcement agencies in Kentucky have conducted a massive undercover drug sting. The operation took place all last week, just ending on Sunday.

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KFC Makes Healthy Switch

Posted: 04/30/2007 - The Louisville-based chain announced today that all 5500 of its U.S. restaurants have stopped frying chicken in artery-clogging trans fats. The company switched to a new soybean oil believed to be less likely to cause heart disease.

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K-9 Unit Helps Track Down Fugitive

Updated: 04/29/2007 - An inmate escaped from an Eastern Kentucky prison, but not for long. He was soon caught in his tracks by one very smart dog.

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Group Raising Money For Relay For Life

Posted: 04/29/2007 - Relay for Life is an event to celebrate cancer survivors, honor those that lost their fight, and raise money for research and programs. Most relays start with a pair of walking shoes, but today in Knott County the relay was on two wheels.

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Raising Autism Awareness

Updated: 04/29/2007 - Autism is typically diagnosed by the time a child is 3 years old and experts say this becomes a very hard time for parents as they try to understand what lies ahead. Some parents say awareness and support are important when raising an autistic child.

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Saving Money At The Pump

Updated: 04/29/2007 - Some experts are saying gas prices could reach as high as four dollars a gallon this summer so it's no secret that drivers are always looking for the cheapest places to fill up. WYMT's Jon Sonnheim finds out just how much money you actually can save or spend, by driving a couple extra miles in search of the cheapest gas.

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Little Boy's Dream Comes True

Posted: 04/28/2007 - Four year old Brakken Vancleve has already been through more than most of us can imagine. He suffers from Wilms' Tumor, which is a childhood kidney cancer. His mother says he has undergone two surgeries and chemo therapy but now has something to smile about.

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Suspects Appear In Court For Shooting Kentucky Woman

Updated: 02/05/2010 - Two men were ordered held without bail Monday after being arraigned on murder charges in the death of a Kentucky native who was caught in the crossfire as the men allegedly shot at each other.

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