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Helicopter crash survior speaks out about accident

A state police trooper who suffered serious injuries in a helicopter crash and survived is sharing his story for the first time.

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Mon Apr 14, 2014

Kentucky State Police

One Dead in Breathitt County Collision

On Saturday, April 12, 2014, at approximately 6:30p.m., Kentucky State Police Post 13 in Hazard received a call of a collision on KY 30 East, in the Noctor community of Breathitt County.

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Related Topix: Noctor, KY, Taulbee, KY

Harlan Daily Enterprise

County's new senator says Democrats are for families

Sen. Johnny Ray Turner told Harlan County Democrats on Friday that he is glad to be representing the county as a result of the recent legislative redistricting.

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Related Topix: Harlan County, KY, Harlan, KY, Middlesboro, KY, Hazard, KY, Combs, KY

Sat Apr 05, 2014

Lexington Herald-Leader

Eastern Kentucky ranks last in national survey of well-being

Kentucky did poorly in the latest national survey of well-being, but the state's 5th Congressional District fared even worse.

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Related Topix: Kentucky, Eastern, KY, Depression, Health, US Governors, Steve Beshear

Tue Apr 01, 2014

ScienceBlogs

Seven million enroll in private health plans thanks to ACA [The Pump Handle]

Yesterday was the end of the first open enrollment period for people buying private health insurance plans on the federal and state-run health insurance exchanges.

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BroadwayWorld.com

Author T.R.C. Hutton Receives the 2013 Weatherford Award

University Press of Kentucky author T.R.C. Hutton has been named the recipient of the 2013 Weatherford Award for nonfiction for his book Bloody Breathitt: Politics and Violence in the Appalachian South .

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Related Topix: Nonfiction, Arts, Berea College

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