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Water Projects Possibly On Hold

Updated: 03/07/2008 - More than a thousand homes in one Eastern Kentucky county are waiting to be connected to county water lines but a change in Frankfort could mean fewer homes will receive the water they've been waiting for.

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Eastern Kentucky Soldier Recovering

Updated: 03/07/2008 - Sergeant Grant Combs is recovering at Walter Reed Army Medical Center. Combs was injured when the Humvee he was riding in ran over an IED in Iraq.

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Meth Lab Bust

Posted: 03/07/2008 - Police find four meth labs and arrest as many people in a matter of minutes in Clay County.

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Road Crews Working Around The Clock

Updated: 03/08/2008 - Police are reporting multiple fender-benders across the region but so far, no serious accidents as a result of the snow and ice. Many people chose to spend their Saturday morning safe and at home.

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Region Wakes Up To Snow

Updated: 03/08/2008 - Several inches of snow fell in the Big Sandy Region. People spent all day clearing it, but enjoying it too.

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Beshear, House Democrats At Odds Over Budget

Posted: 03/07/2008 - Gov. Steve Beshear and his fellow Democrats in the House are at odds over how to close a projected $900 million revenue shortfall facing Kentucky over the next two fiscal years.

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Governor Beshear Appoints District Judge

Posted: 03/07/2008 - Kentucky Gov. Steve Beshear has appointed the Honorable Fred Franklin White to the office of District Judge for the 34th Judicial District, Division 2, of Kentucky, serving McCreary and Whitley counties.

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Lawmakers Taking Action After Grisly Amusement Ride Accident

Posted: 03/07/2008 - Kentucky lawmakers are taking steps aimed at improving the safety of amusement rides in the wake of a grisly accident last year that severed the feet of a girl at Six Flags Kentucky Kingdom in Louisville.

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Black Ice Possible Overnight

Updated: 03/08/2008 - Temperatures will continue to fall into the teens around midnight. This will lead to any leftover standing water, snow or slush freezing into ice and black ice.

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Proposal Could Halt Mountaintop Removal

Updated: 03/07/2008 - A proposal that some say could halt mountaintop removal in Kentucky is expected to be voted on soon in the House Appropriations and Revenue Committee. Environmentalists love the bill, coal companies hate it.

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Restaurant Shooting Victim Recovering

Posted: 03/06/2008 - State police say an Eastern Kentucky woman continues to improve after she was shot at a fast food restaurant nearly one week ago.

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Man Stabbed; Later Arrested

Posted: 03/06/2008 - In Laurel County, what started as a stabbing ends with the victim being arrested.

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Trial Date Set

Posted: 03/06/2008 - A trial date is set for a man accused of trying to cover up illegal gambling machines at a Southern Kentucky business.

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Beshear Endorses 70 cent Hike In Cigarette Tax

Posted: 03/06/2008 - Facing a dismal economic forecast, the governor of one of the nation's leading tobacco-producing states is pushing to raise Kentucky's cigarette tax to $1 per pack.

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Recall Information

Posted: 03/06/2008 - Pier 1 Imports Recalls Tealight Candle Holders Due to Fire Hazard, Portable Air Compressors Sold Exclusively at Advance Auto Parts Stores Recalled Due to Fire and Electrical Hazards, Hamilton Beach Recalls Toasters Due to Fire Hazard.

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