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10:18 am
Tue June 17, 2014

Map Of Boone's Trace Unveiled

Boone's Trace Historic Marker
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A modern map marking the trail taken by pioneer Daniel Boone into central Kentucky has been unveiled.

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9:48 am
Tue June 17, 2014

Water Officer Remembered In Frankfort Ceremony

Kentucky State Police Commissioner Rodney Brewer (left) presented a flag to Frankfort resident Roy Childs in memory of his father, Water Patrol Officer David Childs, who lost his life with Trooper James McNeely on April 8, 1972 in a boating accident on the Kentucky River near the Lock 4 dam while searching for two teens reported missing on a canoe trip.
Credit Kentucky State Police

A KSP water patrol officer who died more than 40 years ago searching for two missing teenagers in Frankfort has been remembered during a ceremony.

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8:26 am
Tue June 17, 2014

Hundreds Attend Fundraiser For Injured Restaurant Owner

Mamadou Savane continues to recover from his accident two weeks ago
Credit Smiley Pete Publishing

More than $60,000 has been raised in just a couple of weeks to help a Lexington restaurant owner who was burned while cooking.

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4:24 pm
Mon June 16, 2014

Radio Host To Run For Ag Commissioner

Jean-Marie Lawson Spann will run for Agriculture Commissioner in 2015
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A Kentucky radio host says she will seek the Democratic nomination for state agriculture commissioner in 2015.

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11:34 am
Mon June 16, 2014

UK Awarded $12.2 M NIH Grant To Detect, Minimize Impacts From Hazardous Sites

Kentucky is home to more than 200 federal Superfund sites, including 14 active sites on a list of the country's worst sites.
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UK has won an NIH grant to minimize the damaging environmental and health impacts caused by hazardous waste sites.

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10:44 am
Mon June 16, 2014

McConnell Touts Union Endorsements

Credit politico.com

Republican Sen. Mitch McConnell says two eastern Kentucky labor unions have endorsed him for re-election.

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9:16 am
Sat June 14, 2014

Cameras Credited With Deterring Crime On UK's Campus

The University of Kentucky's police chief is crediting cameras placed throughout the Lexington campus with deterring crime.

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9:09 am
Sat June 14, 2014

Senate Candidates Weigh In On Iraq Crisis

Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell and Democrat challenger Alison Lundergan Grimes released statements on the crisis in Iraq on Friday.
Credit abcnews.com

Democratic U.S. Senate candidate Alison Lundergan Grimes says she would not support sending U.S. troops back to Iraq.

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5:43 pm
Fri June 13, 2014

Tuition Going Up For KCTCS Students

Students at Kentucky's community and technical colleges are facing higher tuition costs the next two years.

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12:13 pm
Fri June 13, 2014

Gearheads, Gawkers Drawn To 'Vette Museum Sinkhole

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An act of Mother Nature may turn out to be the best thing to ever happen to a Kentucky tourist attraction.

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