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Awards being given for improving restraint use

Posted: 08/05/2013 - The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet says hundreds of unrestrained motorists die on state roads each year in spite of laws that are in place and data showing that seat belts and child restraints save lives.

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Neighbors come together to stop crime in their community

Updated: 08/04/2013 - Folks living in the small community of New Allen say their streets have always been a quiet place, and a place where they feel safe. That is, until a recent rise in crimes is causing alarm and causing neighbors to take action.

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Fire destroys Williamsburg home

Updated: 08/04/2013 - The homeowner was not home when a fire destroyed her home and car. Officials are still investigating what caused the fire.

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States consider regulation of drones in US skies

Posted: 08/04/2013 - Thousands of civilian drones are expected in U.S. skies within a few years and concerns they could be used to spy on Americans are fueling legislative efforts in several states to regulate the unmanned aircraft.

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History of Van Lear celebrated

Updated: 08/03/2013 - Festival season is well underway in the mountains with several going on this weekend. One of those events is the annual Van Lear Days in Johnson County. One of the big attractions is the home of country superstar, Loretta Lynn.

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Kentucky Blood Center in need of donations

Updated: 08/03/2013 - Officials with the Kentucky Blood Center are urging folks with O negative, A negative and B negative blood types to donate as soon as possible, because the amounts of those blood types are running low.

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Closing of W.Va. 10 prompts complaints

Posted: 08/03/2013 - The state Division of Highways has shut down eight miles of state Route 10 between Dabney and Man. Traffic has been detoured onto a 17-mile stretch of county routes 14 and 16.

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Firefighters to be honored at Fort Knox

Posted: 08/03/2013 - The move comes as the fire truck that the men served on at the Pentagon on September 11th goes on display at the newly renovated General George Patton Museum of Leadership at the Central Kentucky Army post as a symbol of hope and heroism.

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Lawmakers wrap up review of wildlife commission

Posted: 08/03/2013 - The State Journal reports the Program Review and Investigations Committee recommended on Thursday that the commission adopt bylaws regarding what items should be brought for its approval.

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