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Land Between Lakes offering free cedar Christmas trees

Land Between Lakes offering free cedar Christmas trees

Bill Stephens

November 11th, 2015

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GOLDEN POND, Ky. (AP) — People who want to cut their own Christmas tree can do so for free this year at Land Between The Lakes National Recreation Area.

Gov. Beshear Encourages Kentuckians to Honor Veterans

Gov. Beshear Encourages Kentuckians to Honor Veterans

Bill Stephens

November 11th, 2015

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FRANKFORT, Ky. – In honor of Veterans Day, Gov. Steve Beshear is encouraging Kentuckians to recognize the courage, dedication and sacrifice of our soldiers and veterans.

Public invited to Veterans Day programs at Union County Public Schools on Wednesday

Public invited to Veterans Day programs at Union County Public Schools on Wednesday

Bill Stephens

November 10th, 2015

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Schools in Union County will be participating in Veterans Day programs on Wednesday.

Veterans Day Program to be held Wednesday at Union County Courthouse

Veterans Day Program to be held Wednesday at Union County Courthouse

Bill Stephens

November 10th, 2015

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Locally, Commander of the Griggs-Alvey American Legion Post #48 Lark Buckman tells WMSK News a Veterans Day Program will be held tomorrow morning at the Courthouse.

Earle C. Clements Job Corps Academy to recognize veteran staff

Earle C. Clements Job Corps Academy to recognize veteran staff

Bill Stephens

November 10th, 2015

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The Earle C. Clements Job Corps Academy will be honoring staff members Wednesday who have served in the military.

Southern Lights Stroll Sets Holiday Season in Motion

Southern Lights Stroll Sets Holiday Season in Motion

Bill Stephens

November 10th, 2015

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Run, Walk or Stroll Through Annual Holiday Display in Heart of Horse Country

GRADD recognized for senior nutrition initiatives

GRADD recognized for senior nutrition initiatives

Bill Stephens

November 10th, 2015

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Green River Area Development District (GRADD) received a 2015 Innovation Award at the National Association of Development Organizations (NADO) Annual Training Conference in New Orleans, Louisiana on October 27.

Henderson County Man Sentenced To Ten Years In Prison For Human Trafficking

Henderson County Man Sentenced To Ten Years In Prison For Human Trafficking

Bill Stephens

November 10th, 2015

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A Henderson County man was sentenced in federal court Monday to ten years in prison after pleading guilty to human trafficking for recruiting two minors to engage in commercial sex acts, according to U.S. Attorney John E. Kuhn, Jr.

Indiana man injured in semi vs semi crash on William Natcher Parkway

Indiana man injured in semi vs semi crash on William Natcher Parkway

Bill Stephens

November 10th, 2015

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An Indiana man is stable condition this morning after he was injured when police say he crashed his semi into another semi on the William Natcher Parkway Monday morning, which caused the parkway to be closed for nearly 7 hours.

Beshear hopes Bevin will consult with him about kynect

Beshear hopes Bevin will consult with him about kynect

Bill Stephens

November 10th, 2015

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FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — Kentucky's newly elected attorney general said he hopes Republican Gov.-elect Matt Bevin will consult him and his office before acting to dismantle the state's health insurance exchange or scale back its Medicaid program.

Single Vehicle Injury Collision in Muhlenberg County

Single Vehicle Injury Collision in Muhlenberg County

Bill Stephens

November 10th, 2015

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Greenville, KY (Muhlenberg County) – The Kentucky State Police is investigating a single-vehicle, injury-collision that occurred on KY 171, approximately three miles south of Greenville, on Monday, November 9, at 11:45 a.m.

Sen. McConnell’s Veterans Day column

Sen. McConnell’s Veterans Day column

Bill Stephens

November 10th, 2015

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On Veterans Day, we express our thanks to the men and women in uniform, from World War I and from every era, who have served our country with honor and distinction.

McConnell op-ed: Fighting Back Against Administration’s Costly Power Plan

McConnell op-ed: Fighting Back Against Administration’s Costly Power Plan

Bill Stephens

November 10th, 2015

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U.S. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell says in his latest column, "The Obama Administration has fired its latest salvo in the War on Coal by publishing the final version of its so-called “Clean Power Plan”—regulations that would effectively shut down most coal-fired power plants and prevent new ones from being built."

LG&E and KU Vice President of Federal Regulation and Policy Mike Beer to retire

LG&E and KU Vice President of Federal Regulation and Policy Mike Beer to retire

Bill Stephens

November 10th, 2015

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Jennifer Keisling named director of Federal Regulation and Policy

University of Kentucky hoping to win food competition

University of Kentucky hoping to win food competition

Bill Stephens

November 10th, 2015

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LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) — The University of Kentucky landed at the bottom of the heap in a competition last year, but organizers are pushing for a better showing in this year's SEC Game Winning Food drive.