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Lord of the Fork Race Set For Oct. 24 on Russell Fork

Lord of the Fork Race Set For Oct. 24 on Russell Fork

Bill Stephens

October 16th, 2015

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ELKHORN CITY, Ky. – The Lord of the Fork whitewater race – which attracts paddlers from around the world — will be Oct. 24 on the Russell Fork River. This competition features Class 5 rapids that require experienced paddlers to maneuver through whitewater. The Russell […]

The Kentucky Horse Park Celebrates Breeders’ Cup Week

The Kentucky Horse Park Celebrates Breeders’ Cup Week

Bill Stephens

October 16th, 2015

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Park to Offer Off-Site Wagering, Parking, Additional Activities Leading up to Event Races

Shift to Permanent Traffic Configuration Started at New I-69 Interchange with Pennyrile Pkwy & WK Pkwy in HOPKINS County

Shift to Permanent Traffic Configuration Started at New I-69 Interchange with Pennyrile Pkwy & WK Pkwy in HOPKINS County

Bill Stephens

October 16th, 2015

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A contractor for the Kentucky Transportation Cabinet (KYTC) has started transitioning traffic to the permanent alignment in the new in the New I-69 Interchange with the Breathitt-Pennyrile Parkway and Wendell Ford-Western Kentucky Parkway near Nortonville in HOPKINS County.

Gibson County, IN Community: Fall Dumpster Day Saturday 8 AM – 2 PM at Fairgrounds

Gibson County, IN Community: Fall Dumpster Day Saturday 8 AM – 2 PM at Fairgrounds

Bill Stephens

October 15th, 2015

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Gibson County's Fall Dumpster Day is this Saturday, October 17th from 8 AM - 2 PM at the Gibson County Fairgrounds.

Escaped prisoner arrested after appearing in Facebook video

Escaped prisoner arrested after appearing in Facebook video

Bill Stephens

October 15th, 2015

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BREATHITT COUNTY, Ky. (AP) — A prisoner who escaped a Breathitt County jail has been arrested again after a video of him surfaced on Facebook.

Kia recalls 377,000 SUVs to fix shift lever problem

Kia recalls 377,000 SUVs to fix shift lever problem

Bill Stephens

October 15th, 2015

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DETROIT (AP) — Kia is recalling more than 377,000 Sorento SUVs because the transmission can be shifted out of park when the driver's foot isn't on the brake.

Todd County Resident Guilty Of Possession And Distribution Of Methamphetamine And Possession Of A Firearm During A Drug Trafficking Crime

Todd County Resident Guilty Of Possession And Distribution Of Methamphetamine And Possession Of A Firearm During A Drug Trafficking Crime

Bill Stephens

October 15th, 2015

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BOWLING GREEN, Ky. – A Todd County, Kentucky resident pleaded guilty this week in U.S. District Court before District Judge Greg Stivers to multiple charges associated with possession and distribution of methamphetamine announced U.S. Attorney John E. Kuhn, Jr.

Owensboro Police Department Launches Buckle Up Owensboro: Seat Belts Save Lives! Campaign

Owensboro Police Department Launches Buckle Up Owensboro: Seat Belts Save Lives! Campaign

Bill Stephens

October 15th, 2015

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Owensboro, KY., October 15, 2015 – Today the Owensboro Police Department (OPD) is launching its new community-wide traffic safety campaign “Buckle Up Owensboro: Seat Belts Save Lives!”

Kentucky Adventure Games 3D Archery at London

Kentucky Adventure Games 3D Archery at London

Bill Stephens

October 15th, 2015

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LONDON, Ky. – The Kentucky Adventure Games 3D Archery Tournament will be Oct. 17 at the Laurel County Fairgrounds in London.

Kentucky Storytelling Conference Set For Nov. 6-7 at Dale Hollow Lake State Resort Park

Kentucky Storytelling Conference Set For Nov. 6-7 at Dale Hollow Lake State Resort Park

Bill Stephens

October 15th, 2015

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BURKESVILLE, Ky. – Storytellers everywhere are invited to learn and share more about their craft at the Kentucky Storytelling Conference Nov. 6-7 at Dale Hollow Lake State Resort Park at Burkesville.

Eastern Kentucky University classes to resume after threat

Eastern Kentucky University classes to resume after threat

Bill Stephens

October 14th, 2015

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RICHMOND, Ky. (AP) — Classes are scheduled to resume at Eastern Kentucky University after being cancelled for much of last week due to a threatening message found on campus.

Montgomery County Schools closed Wednesday following threats

Montgomery County Schools closed Wednesday following threats

Bill Stephens

October 14th, 2015

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Montgomery County Schools closed Wednesday following threats

No one injured after shots fired near Murray State campus

No one injured after shots fired near Murray State campus

Bill Stephens

October 14th, 2015

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MURRAY, Ky. (AP) — Police say no one was injured by gunshots that were fired near the campus of Murray State University.

Police arrest 1 of 3 wanted in connection with cabin slaying

Police arrest 1 of 3 wanted in connection with cabin slaying

Bill Stephens

October 14th, 2015

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SOMERSET, Ky. (AP) — Authorities have arrested one of three people wanted in connection with the shooting death of a man found in a Pulaski County cabin.

Owner Of U.S. Energy Partners, Inc. Of Bowling Green, Kentucky, Charged With Wire Fraud And Money Laundering

Owner Of U.S. Energy Partners, Inc. Of Bowling Green, Kentucky, Charged With Wire Fraud And Money Laundering

Bill Stephens

October 14th, 2015

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Owner Of U.S. Energy Partners, Inc. Of Bowling Green, Kentucky, Charged With Wire Fraud And Money Laundering