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Police say Neon robbery was a set-up

Updated: 11/06/2012 - Police have made two arrests in a Letcher County convenience store robbery more than one week after it happened.

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Letcher County preps for sudden snow

Posted: 10/29/2012 - The counties expected to be hit the hardest by the rare October snowstorm are along the Kentucky-Virginia border.

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Reaction to hate crime trial verdict

Updated: 10/25/2012 - United States Attorneys say they will continue to investigate hate crime allegations despite an Eastern Kentucky jury acquitting two men of hate crime charges.

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Letcher County forest fire contained

Posted: 10/25/2012 - Several acres have burned in Letcher county after a forest fire began last night near Whitesburg, and weather conditions may be partly to blame.

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Police investigate robbery

Posted: 10/24/2012 - Kentucky State Police say there was an armed robbery at the Double Kwik in Neon.

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Clean water coming to rural parts of Letcher County

Updated: 10/23/2012 - The Letcher fiscal court approved a $150,000 project that includes the installation of county water lines in the Shelby Fork and Mill Creek communities. Shelby Fork is where Chris Yonts and his family live. We have reported on Yonts several times in the past because of his battle with coal companies and state officials for his well water being unusable due to high concentrations of lead and arsenic.

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Body moved from crime scene

Updated: 10/19/2012 - LETCHER COUNTY, ky. (WYMT) - A death investigation out of Letcher County was presented before the Grand Jury Thrusday, October 18th.

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Judge denies motion for new trial

Updated: 10/12/2012 - A Letcher County woman will stay in prison, for now, after a Letcher County judge denied a motion for a new trial due to ineffective counsel.

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One dead in Jenkins fire

Updated: 10/04/2012 - One person is dead after an early morning fire in Letcher County.

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Fall forest fire season begins October 1st

Posted: 10/01/2012 - The Kentucky Division of Forestry is once again preparing for an active wildfire season as lack of rain this summer and increased fuel loads from spring storms could pose problems for fighting fires.

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