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10:44 am
Tue June 12, 2012

Kentucky Officials Offer Free Historic Bridge

JACKSON, Ky.  -- Kentucky Transportation officials are trying to find a new home for a historic bridge before they have to demolish it.

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5:20 pm
Mon June 11, 2012

Kentucky General Fund Revenues Down 2.3% In May

FRANKFORT, Ky.  --  Kentucky officials say General Fund receipts fell 2.3 percent in May from the figures a year ago, but they expect fiscal year receipts to reach the budgeted estimate.

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3:57 pm
Mon June 11, 2012

Supreme Court Reinstates Kentucky Death Sentence

LOUISVILLE, Ky. - The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday reinstated the death sentence of a condemned Kentucky inmate who was on track to be freed after awaiting execution for three decades.

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Sports
2:49 pm
Mon June 11, 2012

Beshear Touts Improvements At Kentucky Speedway

SPARTA, Ky. -- Governor Steve Beshear has toured the Kentucky Motor Speedway to view new infrastructure improvements designed to ease traffic problems that marred the track's debut race of NASCAR's top series last year.

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Local/Regional News
10:15 pm
Sun June 10, 2012

Chief Justice Says Kentucky Courts "Hollowed Out"

LOUISVILLE, Ky. --  Kentucky Chief Justice John Minton said there has been a "hollowing out" of the state's court system over the last four years because of funding cuts.

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Local/Regional News
7:42 pm
Sat June 9, 2012

Auditor To Examine Spending At Kentucky Mental Health Agency

 

 LEXINGTON, Ky.  --  Kentucky's state auditor has said he will examine spending at central Kentucky's state-backed provider of mental health care.

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Local/Regional News
1:21 pm
Fri June 8, 2012

Kentucky Appeals Court Says AG Has Limited Jurisdiction

LOUISVILLE, Ky. -- The Kentucky Attorney General's office has limited powers to initiate criminal investigations and overstepped its bounds in helping bring a drug conviction in eastern Kentucky, which has been reversed, the state Court of Appeals ruled Friday.

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Sports
12:16 pm
Fri June 8, 2012

I'll Have Another Scratched From Belmont Stakes

I'll Have Another is tended to after a bath at Belmont Park in Elmont, N.Y., on Thursday, June 7, 2012. The winner of the Kentucky Derby and Preakness will attempt to win the Belmont Stakes horse race and Triple Crown on Saturday. (AP Photo/Mike Groll)

NEW YORK -- I'll Have Another's bid for a Triple Crown ended with the shocking news that the colt was out of the Belmont Stakes due to a swollen left front tendon.

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Local/Regional News
4:53 pm
Thu June 7, 2012

Fort Campbell Seeking Psychiatrists, 48 Needed

FORT CAMPBELL, Ky.  -- The U.S. Army hospital at Fort Campbell has expanded its search for psychiatrists as most newly created jobs remain unfilled.

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Local/Regional News
12:22 pm
Thu June 7, 2012

Clark County Judge Executive And Local Coroner Seeking Funding For New Morgue

WINCHESTER, Ky. -- A central Kentucky coroner has taken his quest for a new morgue to city officials, asking for about $75,000 in funding toward the $180,000 project.

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