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Senate passes its version of Ky. budget

Posted: 03/25/2014 - The Kentucky Senate has passed its version of a $20 billion, two-year state budget that differs from the House's plan on some key points.

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Property owners brace for flood insurance hikes

Posted: 03/25/2014 - In response to outcry from taxpayers, Congress has changed its plans for how it will try to make up the deficit, but people required by law to purchase flood insurance say they are not happy about their premiums going up.

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House, Senate far apart on school snow days bill

Posted: 03/25/2014 - State lawmakers have failed to agree on a bill that would relax the state's school attendance laws because of the unusual number of snowstorms this winter.

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Six arrested on drug charges in Knox County

Posted: 03/24/2014 - Six people accused of dealing drugs in Knox County are now in jail. Sheriff's deputies arrested them during a round-up on Monday morning.

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Supreme Court won't review W.Va. strip mine case

Posted: 03/24/2014 - The justices say they will not disturb a federal appeals court ruling that the Environmental Protection Agency acted within its authority in 2011 when it retroactively vetoed a permit issued four years earlier by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers.

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Ex-mine boss in W.Va. wants conviction tossed

Posted: 03/24/2014 - Gary May also wants the Richmond-based 4th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals to immediately release him from prison. May pleaded guilty to conspiracy and has about four months remaining on his 21-month sentence.

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Appeals court to hear case over prison visits

Posted: 03/24/2014 - Five death row inmates sued the Department of Corrections in 2011 accusing the Corrections Department and prison of violating their First Amendment rights to free exercise of religion.

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Flood-prone Ky. river towns to see insurance hikes

Posted: 03/24/2014 - Thousands of Kentucky residents and business owners are facing yearly flood insurance premium increases as the federal government seeks to erase billions in debt from the National Flood Insurance Program.

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Paralyzed man comes home to a "Big" Surprise

Posted: 03/24/2014 - Last October, Martin Keith was in a motorcycle accident that rendered him almost completely paralyzed. Following many months of treatment, he returned to his home in Cumberland this past Friday to family, friends and one very big surprise.

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Social media helps sick Johnson County boy's dream come true

Updated: 03/24/2014 - A Johnson County boy's dream is coming true. The 8-year-old has been through several operations including four jaw surgeries. He has a unique music interest for a young boy...and thanks to social media he will meet his musical heroes.

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Hospitals treating more addicted newborns

Posted: 03/23/2014 - The number of drug-addicted babies in Kentucky who are hospitalized has increased significantly in a little more than a decade.

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