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Gov. Beshear Announces UPS to Invest Nearly $310 Million in Louisville Centennial Hub

Gov. Beshear Announces UPS to Invest Nearly $310 Million in Louisville Centennial Hub

Bill Stephens

October 29th, 2015

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FRANKFORT, Ky. (Oct. 29, 2015) – United Parcel Service Inc. (UPS), the world’s largest package delivery company, will increase its presence in Louisville with as many as 300 new full- and part-time jobs through a nearly $310 million investment in its ground shipping operation, Gov. Steve Beshear and Louisville Mayor Greg Fischer announced today.

Court: Mine-safety laws didn’t apply to subcontract worker

Court: Mine-safety laws didn’t apply to subcontract worker

Bill Stephens

October 29th, 2015

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LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Kentucky's Supreme Court has ruled that state mine-safety laws and regulations did not apply to a subcontract worker who died while installing a massive garage door on a mine-site building in Muhlenberg County.

Social workers call police about tiny baby; parents arrested

Social workers call police about tiny baby; parents arrested

Bill Stephens

October 29th, 2015

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BARBOURVILLE, Ky. (AP) — A Knox County couple has been charged after authorities say social workers found out that their 5-month-old baby weighed only 7 pounds.

Gov. Beshear Salutes New KSP Troopers

Gov. Beshear Salutes New KSP Troopers

Bill Stephens

October 29th, 2015

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Final cadet class of his administration also first group to train entirely at new academy

Residents Cautioned about Gun Thefts from Vehicles

Residents Cautioned about Gun Thefts from Vehicles

Bill Stephens

October 29th, 2015

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The Vanderburgh County Sheriff’s Office would like to make residents aware of a crime trend that our Criminal Investigations Section has been tracking. Over the past several months, a number of firearms have been stolen from unsecured vehicles.

Senator Dorsey Ridley honored as a ‘Friend of Kentucky Cities’

Senator Dorsey Ridley honored as a ‘Friend of Kentucky Cities’

Bill Stephens

October 29th, 2015

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4th District State Senator Dorsey Ridley was honored with a “Friend of Kentucky Cities” award at the City of Henderson’s board of commissioners meeting this week.

Evansville man arrested on several charges during narcotics investigation

Evansville man arrested on several charges during narcotics investigation

Bill Stephens

October 29th, 2015

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Evansville Police arrested 53 year old ANTHONY MAYES on several charges after they responded to 114 E Maryland to investigate a narcotics complaint.

Gov. Beshear: Still Time for Small Business Owners to Capitalize on 2015 Tax Credit

Gov. Beshear: Still Time for Small Business Owners to Capitalize on 2015 Tax Credit

Bill Stephens

October 29th, 2015

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Businesses applying by Nov. 20 can be approved for this year’s tax returns

Kentucky State Parks offer discounts to current military, retirees, veterans

Kentucky State Parks offer discounts to current military, retirees, veterans

Bill Stephens

October 29th, 2015

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FRANKFORT, Ky. – The Kentucky State Parks are offering lodging discounts to current and former members of our nation’s armed services with the “USA Military Discount” program from Nov. 1, 2015, to March 31, 2016.

Bridge connecting Kentucky, Ohio to reopen soon

Bridge connecting Kentucky, Ohio to reopen soon

Bill Stephens

October 29th, 2015

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FLEMINGSBURG, Ky. (AP) — The Kentucky Department of Highways says a bridge in northeastern Kentucky that was closed for a painting project won't reopen Friday as hoped but should accommodate traffic by mid-November.

Grimes predicts low turnout in Kentucky governor’s race

Grimes predicts low turnout in Kentucky governor’s race

Bill Stephens

October 29th, 2015

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FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — Kentucky's chief election official said she expects fewer than 1 million of Kentucky's 3.2 million registered voters will cast ballots in the state's general election on Tuesday.

Law Enforcement Explorer Post Open House

Law Enforcement Explorer Post Open House

Bill Stephens

October 29th, 2015

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On Wednesday Sheriff Dave Wedding announced plans for the Vanderburgh County Sheriff’s Office to host a Law Enforcement Explorer Post 82 Open House and Recruitment Night.

Gov. Beshear Joins BILSTEIN for Groundbreaking in Bowling Green

Gov. Beshear Joins BILSTEIN for Groundbreaking in Bowling Green

Bill Stephens

October 29th, 2015

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Germany-based auto supplier creates 110 jobs through $130 million investment

Gov. Beshear: Logan Aluminum Inc. Expands to Support Aluminum Can, Automotive Plants

Gov. Beshear: Logan Aluminum Inc. Expands to Support Aluminum Can, Automotive Plants

Bill Stephens

October 29th, 2015

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Project to create 190 jobs, bolster Kentucky’s aluminum-industry leadership

Senior Health Resource Forum TODAY in Owensboro

Senior Health Resource Forum TODAY in Owensboro

Bill Stephens

October 29th, 2015

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Green River Area Development District (GRADD) and Owensboro Health will present the Senior Health Resource Forum from 2:00 to 4:00 p.m. on Thursday, October 29, at the One Health Medical Office Building (adjacent to Owensboro Health Regional Hospital – 1201 Pleasant Valley Road, Owensboro).