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Transportation Cabinet is in "Conservation Mode" with its salt.

Updated: 02/07/2014 - Officials with Kentucky’s Transportation Cabinet say the winter weather continues to create issues when it comes to stocking an adequate supply of salt. We spoke with members with the Cabinet to discuss data released Friday.

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Knox County man faces numerous charges

Posted: 02/07/2014 - On Thursday evening, state police say they received a complaint about a car parked in the middle of the road along prince lane.

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Biden says NY airport like a 'Third World country'

Posted: 02/07/2014 - Vice President Biden made the comment as part of a comparison with the Hong Kong airport. He says Hong Kong has the type of modern facility travelers would expect to see in the United States.

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Bill seeks to prevent sale of student data

Posted: 02/07/2014 - Republican Sen. Jimmy Higdon says the measure would strengthen privacy protections for students using certain technology resources at school.

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Minimum wage bill clears Kentucky House

Updated: 02/06/2014 - Under the bill, the minimum wage would gradually increase from the current $7.25 an hour to $10.10 per hour in July 2016. There would be 95-cent increases in three phases.

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Two meth-making suspects on the loose

Posted: 02/06/2014 - Johnson County sheriff's deputies arrested John LeMaster, 34, Amanda Johnson, 26, and Frank Music, 44, Tuesday on Hyden Branch in Van Lear.

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Suspected drug dealers arrested in Arjay

Updated: 02/06/2014 - The Bell County Sheriff's Department arrested suspected drug dealers during a round-up on Thursday. Many of the arrests were in the Arjay community.

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Kentucky House panel OKs smoking ban bill

Posted: 02/06/2014 - Supporters said the bill would protect nonsmokers from the dangers of secondhand smoke. The measure was approved by the House Health and Welfare Committee on a 10-3 vote Thursday.

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Education board considers new teacher evaluations

Posted: 02/06/2014 - The panel said the new system would hold teachers accountable in new ways that would be consistent across the state. Currently, different school districts use different means of evaluating educators.

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Bill would let victims carry concealed weapons

Updated: 02/06/2014 - The bill's supporters include the NRA. Republican Sen. Jared Carpenter says his measure is aimed at giving victims the ability to protect themselves.

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