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VW recalls 92,000 cars in US; power-assisted brakes can fail

VW recalls 92,000 cars in US; power-assisted brakes can fail

Bill Stephens

November 4th, 2015

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DETROIT (AP) — Volkswagen is recalling nearly 92,000 cars in the U.S. to fix mechanical problems that can knock out the power-assisted brakes.

Coroner’s office: Teen run over by forklift at business dies

Coroner’s office: Teen run over by forklift at business dies

Bill Stephens

November 4th, 2015

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LANCASTER, Ky. (AP) — A teenager has died after officials say a forklift ran over him at a business in Lancaster.

Republican victories leave Kentucky Democrats reeling

Republican victories leave Kentucky Democrats reeling

Bill Stephens

November 4th, 2015

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FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — Republican victories for governor and three other statewide offices in Kentucky severely crippled one of the few remaining viable Democratic parties in the South.

Results from Sturgis Halloween Costume Contest

Results from Sturgis Halloween Costume Contest

Bill Stephens

November 4th, 2015

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Results from the costume contest held at the Sturgis Block party on Halloween are listed below. 84 people participated.

Two Vehicle Injury Collision at Intersection of US 62 & KY 175

Two Vehicle Injury Collision at Intersection of US 62 & KY 175

Bill Stephens

November 4th, 2015

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Graham, KY (Muhlenberg County) – The Kentucky State Police is investigating a two-vehicle, injury-collision that occurred at the intersection of US 62 and KY 175, in Graham, on Tuesday, November 3, at 2:35 p.m.

KSP Works Injury Collision in Calloway County

KSP Works Injury Collision in Calloway County

Bill Stephens

November 4th, 2015

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(Murray, KY) – Trooper Jody Cash was responding to an emergency call on November 3, 2015 at approximately 1:46 P.M. when he was involved in a collision with another motor vehicle.

Former Owner Of Virginia Based Stonewood Marketing Sentenced To 24 Months In Prison For Mail Fraud – Diverted And Stole $1.1 Million Intended For Political Campaigns, PACS, And Non-Profit Organizations

Former Owner Of Virginia Based Stonewood Marketing Sentenced To 24 Months In Prison For Mail Fraud – Diverted And Stole $1.1 Million Intended For Political Campaigns, PACS, And Non-Profit Organizations

Bill Stephens

November 4th, 2015

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Victims included McConnell Senate Committee Defendant admitted to purchasing vacation condominiums, luxury automobiles and jewelry with the stolen funds

Former Pastor Of Louisville Parish Charged By Grand Jury Indictment With Accessing And Viewing Child Pornography Over The Internet

Former Pastor Of Louisville Parish Charged By Grand Jury Indictment With Accessing And Viewing Child Pornography Over The Internet

Bill Stephens

November 4th, 2015

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LOUISVILLE, Ky. – The former pastor of a Louisville, Kentucky, parish was charged by grand jury Indictment yesterday with violating federal child exploitation laws, announced United States Attorney John E. Kuhn, Jr.

Simpson County, Kentucky Resident Charged With Making And Possessing Destructive Devices (Molotov Cocktails)

Simpson County, Kentucky Resident Charged With Making And Possessing Destructive Devices (Molotov Cocktails)

Bill Stephens

November 4th, 2015

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LOUISVILLE, Ky. – United States Attorney John E. Kuhn, Jr. today announced the indictment of a Simpson County, Kentucky resident on charges of making and possessing destructive devices, commonly known as Molotov cocktails.

City of Morganfield searching for new fire chief after termination

City of Morganfield searching for new fire chief after termination

Bill Stephens

November 3rd, 2015

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The City of Morganfield is searching for a new fire chief.

Traffic stop nets arrest of Morganfield man for drug possession charges

Traffic stop nets arrest of Morganfield man for drug possession charges

Bill Stephens

November 3rd, 2015

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A traffic stop in Morganfield Monday night led to the arrest of a 23 year old local man for possessing drugs.

Sturgis City Council appoints and approves Alcohol Beverage Control Administrator

Sturgis City Council appoints and approves Alcohol Beverage Control Administrator

Bill Stephens

November 3rd, 2015

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During last night’s regularly scheduled meeting, Sturgis City Council appointed an ABC Administrator and Deputy, and city council honored Sturgis Elementary School for KPREP 2014-2015.

Spottsville man arrested for 2 assault charges

Spottsville man arrested for 2 assault charges

Bill Stephens

November 3rd, 2015

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A Spottsville man accused of assaulting two individuals with a gun last week was arrested on a warrant this morning.

50 year old Hopkins County woman killed in single-vehicle wreck

50 year old Hopkins County woman killed in single-vehicle wreck

Bill Stephens

November 3rd, 2015

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A 50 year old Hopkins County woman was killed Monday morning in a single-vehicle wreck on Isley Road.

Gov. Beshear: Kentucky Business Climate Ranks 3rd Nationally  in Site Selection Magazine Report

Gov. Beshear: Kentucky Business Climate Ranks 3rd Nationally in Site Selection Magazine Report

Bill Stephens

November 3rd, 2015

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FRANKFORT, Ky. (Nov. 3, 2015) – A succession of expanding businesses, new facility openings, thousands of jobs added and dedicated efforts by economic developers statewide helped Kentucky place third nationally in the 2015 Business Climate Ranking by Site Selection magazine.