Kentucky Newswire (Page 12)

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  1. Grimes and her family's Hugh Jass BurgersRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | KOTA-TV Rapid City

    In her race to defeat Senate Republican Leader Mitch McConnell, Alison Lundergan Grimes has barnstormed Kentucky, talking up her support for raising the minimum wage and criticizing what she calls the GOP's "war on women." But the restaurant owned by Grimes' family doesn't always practice what she preaches, and Kentucky Republicans have been happy to point that out.

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  2. KY-Sen: New Bluegrass Poll Has Grimes (D) Trailing McConnell (R) By 1 PointRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Daily Kos

    Democrat Alison Lundergan Grimes remains very competitive in the Kentucky Senate race against Republican Sen. Mitch McConnell, according to a new poll released just two weeks before Election Day. McConnell leads by a mere 1 point among likely voters - 44 percent to 43 percent - in a Bluegrass Poll released Monday, well within the survey's margin of error of 3.9 percentage points.

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  3. McConnell will pay expenses in return for 'enthusiasm' at eventsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | The Hill

    The Kentucky Republican Party is offering volunteers all-expenses-paid trips to join Sen. Mitch McConnell's campaign bus tour and "contribute to an enthusiastic atmosphere" at his events. In an email sent earlier this month and obtained by The Hill, Taylor Bumgardner, a Kentucky Republican Party regional political director, offers volunteers the opportunity to join McConnell on his tour, which launched Monday.

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  4. KY Necropsy Program Disproves 'Bad Step' MythRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Blood Horse

    The Kentucky Horse Racing Commission necropsy program is continuing to provide evidence that many racehorses that suffer catastrophic injuries often have pre-existing conditions that lead to breakdowns. An Oct. 20 symposium on "Racetrack Injury Prevention," held at the University of Kentucky Veterinary Diagnostic Laboratory as part of the college's Department of Veterinary Science seminar series, shed more light on the subject.

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  5. Preparing for Election DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | WBKO-TV Bowling Green

    ... The precinct at McNeill Elementary has been moved to the old Bowling Green Mall, on Nashville Road, near Big Lots. Kentucky law requires each voter to bring identification, which can be a driver's license, credit card, military ID, student ID or a ... 5 comments

  6. Berea couple accused of abusing childRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | WKYT

    ... bed wetting. Neighbors say Richmond took the child to the hospital, and was concerned about her overall health. Kentucky State Police first found out about this case after Madison County's Department of Social Services contacted them. "I'm going to ...

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  7. Bluegrass Poll: McConnell regains lead in Senate raceRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | WKYT

    With two weeks to go before the November 4 election, a new Bluegrass Poll found Republican Sen. Mitch McConnell in a near dead heat with Democratic challenger Alison Lundergan Grimes. The poll - conducted for WKYT-TV, the Lexington Herald-Leader, the Louisville Courier-Journal, and WHAS-TV - found the longtime Kentucky senator has a slight edge in the race with Grimes leading 44 percent to 43 percent.

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  8. Eastern Kentucky's struggles fuel Senate battleRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | NewsOK.com

    ... his hours, laid off 200 workers and he had to move in with his mother. In this sparsely populated swath of eastern Kentucky, it is voters like Watts who have become the prize in what has become a battleground area in one of the country's most ...

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  9. Bluegrass Poll: McConnell takes narrow lead over GrimesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | WHAS11

    OCTOBER 13: Minority Leader U.S. Sen. Mitch McConnell and Kentucky Secretary of State Alison Lundergan Grimes rehearse with host Bill Goodman before their debate on "Kentucky Tonight" at the KET Network Center on October 13, 2014 in Lexington, Kentucky. Voters go to the polls on November 4, 2014. 2 comments

  10. Downtown bridge project enters next phaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | WAVE-TV Louisville

    The first load of structural steel for the new downtown bridge has arrived in downtown Louisville. A tugboat pushed two barges linked together from the Port of Indiana to the Kentucky side of the river.

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  11. Taking a look at District 31 candidatesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | WLKY-TV Louisville

    Kentucky's House of Representatives District 31 stretches from Hikes Point to Jeffersontown. It's been represented by Democrat Steve Riggs since 1991, but Republican businessman Nick Simon wants to change that.

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  12. Court: Signs can't be near polls on public landRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Cincinnati.com

    Court: Signs can't be near polls on public property Turns out election signs won't inundate Kentucky polls on Election Day after all. Check out this story on cincinnati.com: http://cin.ci/1wfYXeJ Election signs can be within 300 feet of a polling place on private property but not public property, according to a U.S. Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals.

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  13. Handyman to Sanders: Pay for mistaken IDRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Cincinnati.com

    ... year later, Davis still believes he should be reimbursed for 11 weeks of lost wages. He filed a complaint with the Kentucky Board of Claims in February for $15,900, which Kenton County Prosecutor Rob Sanders is fighting. This summer Sanders filed an ...

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  14. Food and farming economy needs entrepreneurship, tooRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Floyd County Times

    Kentucky has a fascinating heritage when it comes to public unity. Everyone knows the Commonwealth was home to both Abraham Lincoln and Jefferson Davis.

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  15. Grimes speaks at Combs DinnerRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Floyd County Times

    ... engagement. Grimes is campaigning against Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell, a Republican who has represented Kentucky in the U.S Senate since 1984. With the Nov. 4 election less than a month away, both campaigns have started intensifying their ...

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  16. Kentucky Arts Council seeks Governor's Awards nominationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Floyd County Times

    The Kentucky Arts Council is accepting nominations until Nov. 1, 2014, for the 2015 Governor's Awards in the Arts. The Governor's Awards are the Commonwealth's highest honor in the arts.

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  17. Celebrating 50 years of Appalachian traditionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Middlesboro Daily News

    Brenda Ferguson's primary art class at Lone Jack School Center submitted artwork in the annual Swappin' Meetin' held on the Cumberland campus Southeast Kentucky Community & Technical College held earlier this month. The Kingdom Come Swappin' Meetin' celebrated its 50th year; therefore, the theme of the art was centered around "50 Years of Appalachian Traditions."

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  18. Chief deputy of Jefferson Co Sheriff's Office found deadRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | WAVE-TV Louisville

    ... has been a personal friend for decades, and a tireless advocate on behalf of his brother and sister officers in Kentucky law enforcement and across our nation. Elaine and I offer our prayers and condolences to his wife and fellow police officer, ...

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  19. New interpretive, trailhead signs unveiled at Breaks ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Floyd County Times

    ... state government, he said Breaks gets less than 15 percent of funding from the state governments of Virginia and Kentucky combined. For that reason, Breaks Park must rely on foundations and people willing to give their time and effort to complete ...

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  20. TECO Energy sells coal arm for $170MRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Floyd County Times

    ... New Mexico. Other TECO Energy subsidiaries include TECO Coal, which owns and operates coal-production facilities in Kentucky, Tennessee and Virginia."

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