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Successful Year For Local Music Duo

Posted: 01/02/2008 - The country music duo Halfway to Hazard ended an incredible year with a New Year's Eve concert in Lexington.

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Oil At $100 A Barrel Unlikely To Shake Consumers

Posted: 01/02/2008 - With oil at the once unfathomable price of $100 a barrel, consumers can expect the cost of filling their gas tanks, heating their homes - in fact, the price of most everything - to also keep rising.

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Cold Case Suspect Arrested

Updated: 01/02/2008 - Police make a big arrest in a three year old Knox County cold case just after the anniversary of the crime.

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Fire Destroys Cutshin Business

Updated: 01/03/2008 - We have a developing story in Leslie County where a business owner is wondering what's next after losing everything in a fire.

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Man Accused Of Sexually Abusing Child

Posted: 01/02/2008 - Police say Henrico McQueen was visiting family members in Harlan when the child in question was allegedly abused.

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Feds Pull Permit For Strip Mining Expansion

Posted: 01/02/2008 - Federal officials have suspended blocked International Coal Group from expanding a mountaintop removal operation in eastern Kentucky after environmental groups challenged the permit for the project.

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Governor Beshear To Release Budget Plan

Posted: 01/02/2008 - WYMT has learned that Governor Steve Beshear will brief legislative leaders Friday morning and unveil his budget reduction plan to the public later that day.

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Frigid Temps, Snow Across Bluegrass State

Updated: 01/02/2008 - Kentucky was hit by a blast of wintry weather that brought snow to eastern portions of the state and sent wind chill readings plunging below zero.

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Public Defender Beats Odds In Getting Case Before High Court

Posted: 01/02/2008 - One of the biggest capital punishment cases to come before the U.S. Supreme Court in a generation was put together largely by a young, fresh-out-of-law-school member of Kentucky's overworked and underpaid corps of public defenders.

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State Pension Issue Looms For Legislature

Posted: 01/01/2008 - Kentucky lawmakers return next week to deal with a myriad of issues - from casino gambling to making "cornhole" the official state game.

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Hospital Now Smoke Free

Updated: 01/01/2008 - Well it's official. Cigarette smoking is no longer allowed on the grounds of any Pikeville Medical Center building. As of midnight Monday night, hospital administrators say if you plan to smoke, you have to do it off of hospital property.

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Lawmakers Return To Work Next Week

Posted: 01/01/2008 - Kentucky lawmakers return next week to deal with issues ranging from casino gambling to making "Cornhole" the official state game.

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New Year's Eve Party in Pulaski Turns Deadly

Updated: 01/03/2008 - John Lester's family members say Lester went to his fiance’s apartment when Lester and his future father-in-law, Timothy Miller, got into an argument that police say ended when Lester shot Miller.

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Man Severely Burned In House Fire

Posted: 01/01/2008 - Anthony Downey is in critical condition at the UK Medical Center with third degree burns. Neighbors say Downey and his aunt, Wanda Hawk, lived in the home on Sunshine Hill West Road near London.

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Family Homeless After Fire

Posted: 01/01/2008 - An Eastern Kentucky family is homeless after a fire destroys their mobile home.

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