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Fallen Coal Miner Is Laid To Rest

Updated: 07/29/2008 - An eastern Kentucky coal miner dies from injuries he received at a Bell County coal mine earlier this month. This is the first underground mine death in more than a year and a half in Kentucky.

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Testimony Begins In Murder Trial

Posted: 07/29/2008 - Testimony is underway in Whitley County in the trial of a man charged with murder for a DUI crash that killed a child and a pregnant woman.

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Resurfacing Starts Tuesday On KY 611

Posted: 07/29/2008 - Mountain Enterprises will start resurfacing KY 611 between US 23 and KY 195 in Pike County tomorrow, Tuesday, July 29.

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Prison Escapee Still On The Run

Updated: 07/29/2008 - A search continues for a prison escapee police say has connections to a violent gang. Police are searching for 41-year-old William Hill.

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Miner Injured In Bell County Dies

Posted: 07/28/2008 - A coal miner has died after being injured earlier this month in an incident at an underground mine in eastern Kentucky.

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Police: Man Shot Churchgoers Over Liberal Views

Posted: 07/28/2008 - An out-of-work truck driver accused of opening fire at a Unitarian church, killing two people, left behind a note suggesting that he targeted the congregation out of hatred for its liberal policies, including its acceptance of gays, authorities said Monday.

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Officials Make Safety Declaration

Updated: 07/28/2008 - Most of us cross railroad tracks nearly everyday, but CSX officials say many drivers overlook the significance of using caution at railroad crossings.

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Teen Dead After ATV Accident

Updated: 07/28/2008 - An ATV and car collide, killing an eastern Kentucky teenager. Police say Donnie Andrew Stacy was pulling out of a Perry County gas station on his four-wheeler when he was hit by a car.

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Family Feud Sends Man To Hospital

Posted: 07/28/2008 - A Laurel County man is in fair condition after being shot with a bow. The sheriff's department says it happened during an argument with his brother.

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Boil Water Advisories Issued

Posted: 07/28/2008 - Boil Water Advisories are in effect until further notice for portions of Perry and Harlan County.

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Eastern Kentucky Roads Closed For Repairs

Updated: 07/28/2008 - If you have plans to travel along Kentucky 1811 or use the bridge at the junction of Kentucky 582 and Kentucky 7, you might experience delays this week.

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Mountain Cold Case - Mountain Crime Solvers

Updated: 07/28/2008 - There are probably many more unsolved murder and missing person cases in Eastern Kentucky than you realize. In the early 1990's, WYMT did a series each week called "Mountain Crime Solvers'' and some of those cases we profiled then remain unsolved.

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State Ranks 26th For Volunteering

Updated: 07/28/2008 - The Corporation for National and Community Service ranks the Bluegrass State 26th for volunteer service.

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