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Sheriff Accused of Rape

Posted: 01/08/2007 - A sheriff just across the Kentucky border is accused of rape in a federal lawsuit.

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Missing Man

Posted: 01/08/2007 - Crews have searched a southern Kentucky pond... hoping to find any sign of a man missing for several months.

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Police Deaths Increase on Roadways Nationwide

Posted: 01/07/2007 - Policemen deaths on roadways spiked sixteen percent across the nation in 2006. The chairman of the National Law Enforcement Officers Memorial Fund says this is partly because some officers don't wear seat belts, because they block access to weapons.

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Dispatch Centers Face Tighter Finances

Posted: 01/07/2007 - Emergency dispatch centers in some parts of Kentucky say they're feeling a financial pinch, because many people are dropping their land line telephones for cell phones.

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Proposed Bill Could Require New Vaccination For Middle School Girls

Updated: 01/07/2007 - The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention reports that the human papillomavirus affects about 20 million people and some strains of the virus can cause cervical cancer. Now a bill proposed this week in the state legislature could require all middle schools girls to be vaccinated against HPV.

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Local Miners Reflect on Sago Documentary

Updated: 01/07/2007 - Tuesday marked the one year anniversary of the Sago mine disaster in West Virginia. Tonight, a documentary will look back at the tragedy. Some former coal miners in Harlan County are taking lead roles in telling the story.

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No Arrests Yet in Bell County Triple Murder

Posted: 01/06/2007 - Police say they still have not made any arrests in a triple murder in Bell county.... but detectives with Kentucky State Police say they are aggressively investigating the case.

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More Women Lead State House Committees

Updated: 01/06/2007 - With the General Assembly back in session, women are being chosen for more leadership positions in Kentucky's House of Representatives.

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Somerset Man Sentenced for Abuse Charges

Posted: 01/06/2007 - A Somerset man will spend the next five years in prison after pleading guilty to abusing his two mentally disabled adult daughters.

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Lawmaker Calls For More Mine Inspections

Posted: 01/05/2007 - Inspectors would double the number of visits they make to underground coal mines under legislation introduced today by a coalfield lawmaker.

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