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Mother Will Spend Year In Jail

Posted: 12/03/2007 - An eastern Kentucky woman accused of forgetting her infant daughter because she was high on drugs will spend nearly a year in jail.

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Union Complains That Striking Nurses Not Guaranteed Jobs Back

Updated: 12/04/2007 - About six hundred nurses on strike in Kentucky and West Virginia will vote Tuesday on the latest contract proposal from Appalachian Regional Healthcare. Union leaders, though, do not expect it will be approved.

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Study Finds Kentucky Among Most Depressed States

Updated: 12/02/2007 - Kentucky is one of the top three states in the country for cases of depression. That comes from a new study by Mental Health America. Experts say even though this is dubbed as the "most wonderful time of the year", it can also be the saddest for many.

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Mayors, Mortgage Industry To Help Publicize Foreclosure Issues

Updated: 12/03/2007 - This week in Detroit, mayors from across the country and some from Kentucky met to discuss ways they can urge financial institutions to work with homeowners to prevent them from losing their homes to foreclosure. We talked with an Eastern Kentucky mayor who says he's concerned about the problem and a local real estate agent who says she has some important advice to help prevent homeowners from going under.

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Wildcats Heading Back To Nashville

Updated: 12/03/2007 - Representatives of the Gaylord Hotels Music City Bowl announced today the University of Kentucky will represent the Southeastern Conference (SEC) in the tenth annual Bowl and face off against the Atlantic Coast Conference’s (ACC) Florida State University.

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Holiday Shopping Season Well Underway

Posted: 12/02/2007 - The holiday shopping season is well underway, but are people buying as much as they did last year? It seems an all to familiar burden on people's wallets could be now having an affect on those Christmas lists.

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Miners Sharpening Skills Through High Tech Simulations

Updated: 12/01/2007 - Coal mining is the state's largest industry, but it has a dwindling and aging workforce. That's why officials with the Eastern Kentucky Concentrated Employment Program are making the "Success Xpress" truck available to miners across the mountains.

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Change Of Plea In A Deadly Hit & Run Case

Posted: 12/01/2007 - Police say 36 year old Gene Thompson was driving a small motorcycle and was hit by a car driven by Tommy Shepherd. It happened on Route 1210 in the David Community in October of last year.

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Tentative Deal Reached on Raising Fuel Economy Standards

Updated: 12/02/2007 - A tentative deal has been reached by Congress to require vehicles to get at least 35 miles to the gallon by the year 2020. This deal would even include light trucks and SUV's typically seen as gas guzzlers.

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