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Sam Bush’s mandolin to be displayed at Kentucky Museum

Sam Bush’s mandolin to be displayed at Kentucky Museum

Bill Stephens

October 13th, 2015

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BOWLING GREEN, Ky. (AP) — Bowling Green native and bluegrass musician Sam Bush's mandolin will be displayed at the Kentucky Museum at Western Kentucky University.

Paducah man killed in single-vehicle wreck on Pennyrile Parkway in Christian County

Paducah man killed in single-vehicle wreck on Pennyrile Parkway in Christian County

Bill Stephens

October 12th, 2015

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A Paducah man was killed in a single-vehicle wreck on the Pennyrile Parkway in Christian County.

Gov. Beshear Announces Downtown Bridge to Open Ahead of Schedule

Gov. Beshear Announces Downtown Bridge to Open Ahead of Schedule

Bill Stephens

October 12th, 2015

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Public will have a chance to ‘Walk the Bridge’ before it opens to traffic

UPDATE: Keeton Correctional Facility Escapee Captured

UPDATE: Keeton Correctional Facility Escapee Captured

Bill Stephens

October 12th, 2015

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(Paducah, Ky.) – On October 12, 2015 at approximately 3:50 am, the Keaton Correctional Institution, located in Paducah, KY, contacted the Kentucky State Police, Post 1 Mayfield about an escaped inmate.

2016 kynect Open Enrollment Period begins Nov. 1

2016 kynect Open Enrollment Period begins Nov. 1

Bill Stephens

October 12th, 2015

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State officials say the number of insurers offering plans has doubled in two years, most in state since late ‘90s

Drag racer killed in crash at Letcher County race track

Drag racer killed in crash at Letcher County race track

Bill Stephens

October 12th, 2015

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ISOM, Ky. (AP) — A Pike County man has died after a crash at the Mountain Motor Speedway in Isom.

Fort Campbell boots display honors service members who died

Fort Campbell boots display honors service members who died

Bill Stephens

October 12th, 2015

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FORT CAMPBELL, Ky. (AP) — More than 7,000 combat boots are being displayed at the 101st Airborne Division headquarters at Fort Campbell, honoring active duty service members who have died since the 9/11 attacks.

Kentucky woman accused of theft from Tennessee bank

Kentucky woman accused of theft from Tennessee bank

Bill Stephens

October 12th, 2015

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JACKSON, Tenn. (AP) — The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation says a western Kentucky woman has been charged with theft from an Obion County bank.

McConnell Comments on Court Decision Halting WOTUS

McConnell Comments on Court Decision Halting WOTUS

Bill Stephens

October 10th, 2015

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WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell made the following comments on Friday regarding the decision by the United States Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals to suspend implementation of the “Waters of the United States” rule by the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA):

Closure of Westbound Entry Ramp to WK Pkwy Travel Center in OHIO County on TUESDAY, Oct. 13

Closure of Westbound Entry Ramp to WK Pkwy Travel Center in OHIO County on TUESDAY, Oct. 13

Bill Stephens

October 10th, 2015

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Closure of Westbound Entry Ramp to WK Pkwy Travel Center in OHIO County on TUESDAY, Oct. 13

Former Georgia doctor guilty of distributing painkillers

Former Georgia doctor guilty of distributing painkillers

Bill Stephens

October 9th, 2015

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LONDON, Ky. (AP) — A former Georgia doctor has pleaded guilty to conspiring to illegally distribute painkillers in Kentucky.

Fifth Annual “Great Central U.S. Shakeout” Set For October 15, 2015

Fifth Annual “Great Central U.S. Shakeout” Set For October 15, 2015

Bill Stephens

October 9th, 2015

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FRANKFORT, Ky. - (Oct 8, 2015) - Following FEMA's "National Preparedness Month" in September, individuals and communities throughout 14 mid-west states will participate in the fifth annual Great Central U.S. ShakeOut Earthquake Drill.

Hundreds of ‘Rakkasans’ returning to Fort Campbell

Hundreds of ‘Rakkasans’ returning to Fort Campbell

Bill Stephens

October 9th, 2015

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FORT CAMPBELL, Ky. (AP) — Hundreds of soldiers from the 101st Airborne Division will be returning to Fort Campbell over the next few days.

US bankruptcy judge plans approval of Patriot Coal assets

US bankruptcy judge plans approval of Patriot Coal assets

Bill Stephens

October 9th, 2015

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RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — A federal bankruptcy judge plans to approve the sale of West Virginia-based Patriot Coal's assets.

Covington officer fires at pit bull after dog charges

Covington officer fires at pit bull after dog charges

Bill Stephens

October 9th, 2015

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COVINGTON, Ky. (AP) — A Covington police officer fired two shots at a pit bull that was charging him while the officer was investigating a reported armed robbery.