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Kentucky State Police warn citizens of phone scam

Updated: 10/13/2013 - Officials with Kentucky State Police (KSP) are warning all citizens, particularly the elderly, about a new phone scam where the caller pretends to be a representative from Publishers Clearing House.

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Soldier makes surprise return home in the middle of a parade

Posted: 10/12/2013 - A soldier who has been in Afghanistan since March made a surprise return home to Prestonsburg where he serves as a firefighter. The soldier surprised his whole community, but most importantly his wife, in the middle of the Jenny Wiley Festival parade.

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Peru bus plunge kills 50, including 13 children

Posted: 10/12/2013 - The accident occurred Friday night after the bus left the provincial capital of Santa Teresa. It fell about 650 feet (200 meters) into the chasm. Authorities said bodies were found as far as 330 feet (100 meters) away from the impact site.

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Ky has more lakes suspected of having toxic algae

Posted: 10/12/2013 - Kentucky environmental regulators are drawing water from the lakes for a second time for more rigorous laboratory analysis after initial samples showed concentrations of blue-green algae worthy of health advisories.

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Jenny Wiley: The Legend Lives!

Updated: 10/12/2013 - There are some tales worth listening to, others worth remembering and a select few worth preserving for generations. Here in Appalachia, many consider the story of jenny Wiley to be one of those precious few.

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Tip helped police make a drug bust in Clay County

Posted: 10/11/2013 - State Police sat they arrested Robert Reid, 57 years old, this morning on Highway 638. Inside Reid's home, police found a pound of marijuana, five marijuana plants, scales, and six hundred dollars in cash.

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Truck, train collide in W. Va.; 1 dead, 23 hurt

Posted: 10/12/2013 - Authorities say a logging truck collided with a train taking passengers on a tour amid fall foliage in the West Virginia mountains, killing one person and injuring 23 people Friday.

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