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Flight Nurse Jesse Jones remembered after crash

Updated: 06/11/2013 - Hundreds of people said good-bye Tuesday in Bell County to 28-year-old Jesse Jones. Jones was one of three men who died last week on a helicopter crash in Clay County.

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UK trustees approve budget for coming year

Posted: 06/11/2013 - University of Kentucky trustees have approved a $2.7 billion spending plan for the coming year. The spending blueprint amounts to an increase of 2.7 percent, or $71 million, over the budget for the current academic year. The spending plan includes a 3 percent tuition increase for in-state, undergraduate students. That would be the lowest tuition increase in 15 years at the state's flagship university. The plan includes a 6 percent tuition increase for out-of-state undergraduates. The budget provides $20.2 million for faculty and staff raises and benefit adjustments, including a 5 percent merit-based pool for faculty and staff. (Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.)

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Kentucky on target to start keno by November

Posted: 06/11/2013 - FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) - The Kentucky Lottery Corp. is expected to begin offering keno in November, a move intended to generate cash for college scholarships.

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Logan Co, Magoffin Co. high schools to be honored by national federation

Posted: 07/26/2013 - The 94th annual National Federation of State High School Associations (NFHS) Summer Meeting will take place June 23-27 in Denver, Colo., during which time longtime Kentucky official Jerry Kimmel will be inducted into the NFHS Hall of Fame while Logan County and Magoffin County High Schools will be awarded the 2013 “National High School Spirit of Sport Award.”

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Kentucky roadway fatalities down from one year ago

Posted: 06/11/2013 - Through last Sunday, preliminary statistics show 251 people have lost their lives on Kentucky roads in 2013. That's 79 fewer than during the same period a year ago.

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