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Two Killed In Early Morning Breathitt County Fire

Updated: 02/15/2007 - Two men die in an early morning trailer fire and officials say it could have been worse. The fire happened around three Thursday morning in the Canoe area of Breathitt County.

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Fatal Explosion Cause Still Unknown

Posted: 02/15/2007 - Investigators say they still aren't able to pinpoint the cause of last month's fatal explosion at a Raleigh County convenience store.

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Fire-Safe Smokes Clear Senate Panel

Updated: 02/15/2007 - Cigarettes sold in Kentucky would have to be made out of fire-safe paper, which extinguishes itself when left alone, under a bill that cleared a Senate committee on Thursday.

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Mine Safety Bill Stalls; Widows Urge Lawmakers To Take Action

Updated: 02/15/2007 - Tearful testimony by widows and children of coal miners killed on the job wasn't enough to persuade a key lawmaker to allow a vote on legislation intended to take some of the dangers out of working underground.

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Peanut Butter Recall

Posted: 02/15/2007 - A Salmonella outbreak has prompted the recall of peanut butter.

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Mountain Warrior Family Members Celebrate Valentine's Day Together

Updated: 02/15/2007 - Valentine's Day is meant to be spent with that special someone you love, but for many that special someone is fighting overseas. Wednesday night, Mountain Warrior family members celebrated Valentine's Day together in London with a special dinner and party.

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Couple Celebrating 60 Years Of Marriage

Updated: 02/14/2007 - It's Valentine's Day which can mean everything from flowers to chocolate to cards. WYMT's Jon Sonnheim went out looking for love and ended up finding 60 years of love in one couple.

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Kentuckians Gather To Show Their Love For The Mountains

Updated: 02/14/2007 - Many made the trip to Frankfort from Eastern Kentucky in support of House Bill 385, a bill to protect Kentucky's waterways and valleys from being filled by debris from mountaintop removal. But coal supporters believe this bill has a hidden agenda.

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Officials Looking To Lower Lake Cumberland

Posted: 02/14/2007 - The Army Corps of Engineers have announced they may have to lower Lake Cumberland 30 more feet before the end of the year because of the problems with Wolfe Creek Dam. State and local officials say that would put communities in the area without water and force rolling blackouts.

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Weather Creating Problems For Community Organizations

Updated: 02/14/2007 - Wednesday was another day with a mixed bag of winter weather. Many counties got some rain, ice, and then snow making for more school closings and slick roads and that makes it harder for community organizations to get to people in need.

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Perry County Boil Water Advisory Continues

Posted: 02/14/2007 - County officials say anyone who was affected by the water problems last weekend is still under a BOIL WATER ADVISORY at least until Thursday.

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Pike County Murder Trial Postponed Due To Inclement Weather

Posted: 02/14/2007 - The trial for James Robinson, the man accused of killing his 23 month old step-daughter, was supposed to continue Wednesday, but Judge Eddy Coleman decided not to have it after some Pike County roads were icy Wednesday morning.

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Man Accused In Triple Murder Enters Plea

Posted: 02/14/2007 - Police charged Buster Gambrel Tuesday with three counts of murder. The men were found shot to death in a van in Bell County last month.

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Trial For Former Manchester Officials Delayed

Posted: 02/14/2007 - With the recent indictment of former Mayor Daugh White, both he and former Assistant Chief of Police Todd Roberts agreed to waive their rights to a speedy trial to have more time to prepare their defense.

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Eastern Kentuckians Honored In Frankfort

Posted: 02/14/2007 - Governor Fletcher presented awards in various categories in the Capital Rotunda. Pike County Extension Agent Stephanie Richards was honored in the government category.

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