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  1. Massac County arrest active shooter in BrookportRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 20 | KFVS12

    According to the Massac County Sheriff's Department, emergency crews investigated an active shooter situation in Brookport, Il on Saturday. The department reports one person was shot and taken to a nearby hospital with non-threatening injuries.

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  2. Anthony J. Ramsey, Appellant v. Commonwealth of Kentucky, AppelleeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 24 | FindLaw

    Anthony J. Ramsey appeals from the October 24, 2013, order of the Jefferson Circuit Court which denied Ramsey's motion for Kentucky Rules of Civil Procedure 60.02 relief. a We affirm.

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  3. McConnell triumphs voted top news story for 2014 in Ky.Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | KFVS12

    U.S. Sen. Mitch McConnell's clean sweep in the November election has been voted Kentucky's top news story for 2014. The Republican senator won a sixth term and landed his dream job as Senate majority leader on the strength of big GOP gains nationally.

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  4. Ranking the 10 Most Underrated Teams in College Basketball Right NowRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | BleacherReport

    We're now a couple of months into the college basketball season, and you know what that means: Ladies and gentlemen, start your halfway-point analysis! With 12 games, give or take, under the average team's belt, the real picture of the season is starting to congeal. The trends, questions and storylines are emerging.

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  5. Opinion: Ky. food banks a lifeline for 600KRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 25 | Cincinnati.com

    Ky. food banks a lifeline for 600K 30 percent of clients have a child, and food insecurity is particularly harmful for kids. Check out this story on cincinnati.com: http://cin.ci/16TxQ1B During this festive holiday season, many of us are pulling up to tables overflowing with an abundance of delicious food.

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  6. No path to prosperityRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 25 | Harlan Daily Enterprise

    The effort to pass a so-called right-to-work law in Kentucky has now moved to the local level with the first such ordinance passed in Warren County. While the proponents of these laws claim they are about creating jobs, the real goal is to cut workers' wages by making it harder for them to stick together and stand up for their interests.

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  7. News in BriefRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 25 | Harlan Daily Enterprise

    An Australian-based investment firm will build and manage a 3,000-mile network of fiber optic cables across Kentucky that state officials say will improve broadband access and cellphone service in some of the country's most impoverished areas. Democratic Gov. Steve Beshear and Republican U.S. Rep. Hal Rogers said Tuesday they believe it to be the first contract of its kind in the country.

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  8. AG Conway could have clear path in '15 primaryRead the original story

    Thursday Dec 25 | The Paducah Sun Online Edition

    After announcing his candidacy for governor in May, Attorney General Jack Conway had back surgery in December and announced he would have a limited schedule for the rest of the year.

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  9. News briefs from around Kentucky at 1:58 a.m. ESTRead the original story

    Thursday Dec 25 | Washington Times

    After announcing his candidacy for governor in May, Attorney General Jack Conway had back surgery in December and announced he would have a limited schedule for the rest of the year. The two-term Attorney General is the only major candidate in the running for the Democratic nomination for governor with about a month to go before the filing deadline.

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  10. Traffic light down in Calloway CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 24 | WFIE-TV Evansville

    KYTC says traffic is slowed on US 641 north of Murray in Calloway County, Kentucky due to a downed traffic signal at the intersection with Max Hurt Drive. This is along US 641 just over a mile north of the US 641/KY 80 intersection north of Murray.

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  11. Democrats could have few options in 2015 primaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 24 | Greenwich Citizen

    After announcing his candidacy for governor in May, Attorney General Jack Conway had back surgery in December and announced he would have a limited schedule for the rest of the year. The two-term Attorney General is the only major candidate in the running for the Democratic nomination for governor with about a month to go before the filing deadline.

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  12. Marshall Countians say goodbye to friendRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 23 | Marshall County Tribune-Courier

    By Venita Fritz General Manger Tribune-Courier vfritz@tribunecourier.com Marshall Countians last week said goodbye to the man who had led them in county government for the past 41 years. Before a crowd of several hundred mourners state and local officials shared stories of Miller's love for Marshall County and its residents, recounted stories of his humor and said goodbye to a friend.

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  13. Back Again Local-option sales tax may make 2015 ballotRead the original story

    Tuesday Dec 23 | The Paducah Sun Online Edition

    It looks like the top priority of next January's legislative session in Kentucky will be the creation of a new taxing power.

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  14. Ky. Couple Indicted in Copper Wire Thefts Along HighwaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 23 | WBKO-TV Bowling Green

    The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet says a Clark County couple has been indicted in a rash of thefts that stripped copper wire from highway lighting systems. The cabinet said in a statement that a Franklin County grand jury handed down an 89-count indictment on Monday against Aaron Ferguson and his wife, Cindy Ferguson.

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  15. Ky. Gov.: Add $7M to Brent Spence cost for every month of inactionRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 23 | WLWT-TV Cincinnati

    Democratic Gov. Steve Beshear says it will cost taxpayers $7 million every month lawmakers do not take action to replace the Brent Spence Bridge connecting Northern Kentucky with Cincinnati. OFFICERS RAMOS WILL BE LAID TO REST SATURDAY.

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  16. Clark Co. couple charged in highway copper theftsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 23 | WKYT

    A Clark County man and woman have been indicted on felony charges involving theft of copper wire from lighting systems on Kentucky highways. A Franklin County grand jury returned an 89-count indictment on Monday, Dec. 22, against Aaron Ferguson and his wife, Cindy Ferguson.

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  17. KY unemployment rates down for NovemberRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 20 | KFVS12

    Unemployment rates have fallen in 119 counties in Kentucky, according to the Kentucky Office of Employment and Training. Boone and Woodford counties had the lowest jobless rates between November 2013 and November 2014 at 4.5 percent each, followed by Madison and Owen counties at 4.7 percent each.

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  18. KY couple indicted in copper wire thefts along highwaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 23 | WFIE-TV Evansville

    The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet says a Clark County couple has been indicted in a rash of thefts that stripped copper wire from highway lighting systems. The cabinet said in a statement that a Franklin County grand jury handed down an 89-count indictment on Monday against Aaron Ferguson and his wife, Cindy Ferguson.

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  19. Couple steals copper wire from 9 countiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 23 | WFIE-TV Evansville

    A Clark County man and woman have been indicted on felony charges involving theft of copper wire from lighting systems on Kentucky highways. A Franklin County grand jury returned the 89-count indictment on Monday, December 22. Aaron Ferguson and his wife, Cindy Ferguson, are accused of taking copper wire from nine Kentucky counties from April through November 2014.

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  20. Marshall Countians say goodbye to friendRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 23 | Marshall County Tribune-Courier

    By Venita Fritz General Manger Tribune-Courier vfritz@tribunecourier.com Marshall Countians last week said goodbye to the man who had led them in county government for the past 41 years. Before a crowd of several hundred mourners state and local officials shared stories of Miller's love for Marshall County and its residents, recounted stories of his humor and said goodbye to a friend.

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