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6:45 am
Fri July 11, 2014

Kentucky Ends Budget Year In The Red

Kentucky's state government finished the 2014 fiscal year about $90 million short.  

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6:39 am
Fri July 11, 2014

Engineering Firm Will Add Jobs In Kentucky

The EN Engineering firm has announced plans to expand its operations in Boyd County in northeastern Kentucky.  

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Local/Regional News
2:19 pm
Wed July 9, 2014

Judge Concerned About 1-Drug Execution Method

A Kentucky judge has expressed concerns about the state's plan to use a single drug to carry out lethal injections.

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1:57 pm
Wed July 9, 2014

Grimes, McConnell Agree To Different Debates

Sen. Mitch McConnell and Democratic challenger Alison Lundergan Grimes have agreed to debate each other - just not at the same time.

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10:38 am
Tue July 8, 2014

Report Finds Violations With ACT Tests

The largest school system in the state has a cheating scandal on its hands.

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8:17 am
Tue July 8, 2014

Politicians Team Up To Scrub Criminal Records

New Jersey Senator Cory Booker and KY Senator Rand Paul are teaming up on a bill to help low-level offenders wipe their criminal records clean.

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8:03 pm
Mon July 7, 2014

Abramson: No Interest In KCTCS Job

Lieutenant Governor Jerry Abramson says he is not interested in the presidency of the Kentucky Community and Technical College System
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Lt. Gov. Jerry Abramson says he won't pursue the presidency of the Kentucky Community and Technical College System.

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4:13 pm
Mon July 7, 2014

SOAR Initiative Backed By $1M Investment

A national community service organization is investing $1M in eastern Kentucky to help the region recover from the downturn in the coal industry.

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12:25 pm
Sat July 5, 2014

USDA Says Farmland In Ky. Is Shrinking

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The U.S. Department of Agriculture says farms and land devoted to farming in Kentucky has drastically decreased in recent years.

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8:43 pm
Thu July 3, 2014

Official: New EPA Rules Won't Affect Ky. Power Plants

Coal-fired power plant located in Drakesboro, Ky.
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A state official told lawmakers on Thursday that none of Kentucky's coal-fired power plants will close because of the EPA's new emission standards.

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