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Letcher County building local tourism

Posted: 01/12/2011 - Letcher County building local tourism with new Web presence, promotional video thanks to ARC strategic planning grants awarded by The Center for Rural Development

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Snow crews prepare for more

Updated: 01/09/2011 - Snow hit the mountains on Saturday and some road crews were still out on Sunday trying to clean up and prepare for more snow to come.

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Mountain Classic Schedule Change

Updated: 12/29/2011 - The 5th Place game between Bell County and Knott County Central has been cancelled due to weather. The 3rd Place and Championship games are on as scheduled.

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Smoking Ban Bill Introduced

Updated: 01/06/2011 - A Kentucky lawmaker is pushing for a comprehensive smoking ban across the state. If passed, smoking would be banned in all indoor workplaces and public places. But the proposal is being met with some controversy.

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Police Make Drug Arrest In Letcher Co.

Posted: 12/29/2010 - A drug bust in Eastern Kentucky leads to several other arrests across state lines. We spoke with one arresting officer about how important multiple agencies cooperating with each other is when it comes to the war on drugs.

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Christmas weekend snow continues

Updated: 12/26/2010 - This weekend, the snow seems to be the gift that keeps on giving, especially in the mountains.

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Letcher Co. Water Meeting

Posted: 12/23/2010 - Letcher County water customers turn out to voice their concerns after burst pipes left thousands without water. Many people throughout the county were left dry for several days two weeks ago. The meeting was held at the Letcher County District courtroom Wednesday night.

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Preliminary report released on helicopter crash

Posted: 12/20/2010 - The National Transportation Safety Board released its preliminary report on a crash involving a helicopter that made an emergency landing in Letcher County.

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A fire burns years of memories

Updated: 12/17/2010 - A fire destroys more than 40 years of memories for one Letcher County man and his family.

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Hotel robbed at knife-point

Posted: 12/17/2010 - Thursday night's slick roads did not keep one crook in Whitesburg from trying to find a way to get some quick cash.

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Letcher Water Meeting Update

Posted: 12/16/2010 - The monthly meeting with Letcher County water has been postponed because of weather and has been rescheduled for next Wednesday night at six in the county court house's district court room.

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Hundreds Still Without Water In Letcher Co.

Updated: 12/14/2010 - Around 1,100 went without water this past weekend in the Fleming-Neon area of Letcher County, and 1,400 went without in the Blackey and Letcher communities.

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Remembering Harry Caudill

Posted: 11/29/2010 - A man who brought national attention to poverty in Appalachia died 20 years ago on November 29th at the age of 68.

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Man Charged with Murder in Accident Victim's Death

Posted: 11/22/2010 - A Letcher County woman dies of injuries she received in a crash Sunday night. The man police say is responsible for the accident was in court today and is now being charged with murder along with driving under the influence.

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Big money to fight drugs

Posted: 11/02/2010 - Operation Unite has received a huge donation to fight substance abuse in Eastern Kentucky.

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