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  1. Environmental education meeting tonight at MSURead the original story

    4 hrs ago | The Paducah Sun Online Edition

    The Kentucky Environmental Education Council and Murray State University's Center for Environmental Education will host a public meeting tonight seeking input for the state's new five-year environmental education master plan.


  2. Hurricane Park Bridge to Be ReplacedRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | WCHS-TV Charleston

    Hurricane , Putnam County , West Virginia A popular park in Hurricane will soon get a much needed upgrade.


  3. McConnell: Shutdowns are failed policyRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | CNN

    In his strongest words to date, Senate GOP leader Mitch McConnell, R-Kentucky, tried to quash talk that he would allow another government shutdown if he becomes Senate majority leader next year.


  4. HPD Swat Team Raids Apartment Complex, Two People ArrestedRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | WCHS-TV Charleston

    Huntington , Cabell County , West Virginia Two people from Detroit are in a West Virginia jail after a SWAT team busted a large drug ring operating out of an apartment complex in Huntington.


  5. Dispatchers Say Man Stabbed Several Times In HuntingtonRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | WCHS-TV Charleston

    Sean Delancey, Mamie Buoy Videographer: Mike Powers Reported: Aug. 27, 2014 9:16 PM EDT Updated: Aug. 27, 2014 10:45 PM EDT Huntington , Cabell County , West Virginia Police are on the scene of a stabbing in Huntington. 1 comment

  6. Holiday buys little relief from labors of road workRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | WFIE-TV Evansville

    NEAR SHEPHERDSVILLE, KY - Labor Day may be the final holiday of the summer season, but it will be no holiday from orange barrels or blocked lanes on roads and interstates throughout Kentuckiana.


  7. Mitch McConnell, Democrats and a secret tapeRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | CNN

    A secret audio recording of their biggest election year target -- Sen. Mitch McConnell -- talking to a donor summit arranged by the Koch brothers, the Democrats' 2014 bogeymen.


  8. Gehrke: When Does a Challenger Duck Debates?Read the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | National Review Online

    "The campaign of U.S. Senate candidate Alison Lundergan Grimes said Tuesday that a scheduling conflict would prevent her from agreeing to a September 5 debate at WHAS-TV," Joe Arnold wrote .


  9. News in BriefRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | Harlan Daily Enterprise

    Democrats and Republicans gathered Wednesday to celebrate a $20 million federal grant designed to move Kentucky to new forms of energy, a tricky subject in a state dominated by the coal industry.


  10. Kentucky leader pleads guilty in kickbacks schemeRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | WLWT-TV Cincinnati

    Circular saws squealed and construction workers hammered away on buildings, part of this Appalachian area's painstaking recovery from a deadly 2012 tornado.


  11. Secret recording of Mitch McConnell released by The NationRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | WHAS11

    The campaigns of both Mitch McConnell and Alison Grimes said a secret recording of McConnell at a recent conference is an accurate reflection of the senator's priorities.


  12. Kentucky editorial roundupRead the original story

    17 hrs ago | WBNS

    The horrifying murder of American journalist James Foley by Islamic extremists has shocked the world and provided chilling evidence of the brutality of the militant group Islamic State in Iraq and Syria or ISIS.


  13. Mitch McConnell's Non-Flub FlubRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Slate

    Sixty-one percent of Kentuckians support raising the federal minimum wage, but the state's senior senator and Minority Leader Mitch McConnell is tired of voting on this "gosh darn" proposal, he told those gathered at American Courage: Our Commitment to a Free Society , a strategy meeting organized by the Koch brothers held June 15. .


  14. UK invests in "Bioeconomy" as way to create jobsRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | WKYT

    The University of Kentucky is the recipient of a multi-million dollar effort to invest in what's called the bioeconomy.


  15. Southeastern state DOTs honored for projectsRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | CE News

    Six transportation projects in the Southeastern Association of State Highway and Transportation Officials region received top honors in the America's Transportation Awards competition for improving safety and mobility, reducing traffic congestion, excellence in emergency response and saving taxpayer dollars.


  16. Kentucky Lottery finally able to advertise where the money goesRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Lottery Post

    For the first time in its 25 year history, the Kentucky Lottery is advertising where proceeds from the sale of its games are spent.


  17. News briefs from around Kentucky at 1:58 a.m. EDTRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Norwalk Citizen News

    Circular saws squealed and construction workers hammered away on buildings, part of this Appalachian area's painstaking recovery from a deadly 2012 tornado.


  18. McConnell, Grimes Headline Owensboro Political PicnicRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WBKO-TV Bowling Green

    Organizers of the Red, White and Blue picnic in Owensboro compared it to the Fancy Farm Picnic right off the bat.


  19. Romney to raise money for McConnell in KentuckyRead the original story

    Yesterday | The Miami Herald

    Mitt Romney is coming to Kentucky to raise money for U.S. Sen. Mitch McConnell, the latest in a string of high-profile politicians getting in on one of the country's most competitive midterm races.


  20. Mitt Romney to help Mitch McConnell with fundraisingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | USA Today

    Mitt Romney has been a welcome presence on the campaign trail this year for Republicans.