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4:17 pm
Tue March 18, 2014

GOP-Controlled State Senate Passes "Rand Paul" Ballot Bill

Kentucky U-S Senator Rand Paul
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Ky. Republican Rand Paul could run for president and another Senate term at the same time under a bill passed by the Senate in his home state.

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12:53 pm
Tue March 18, 2014

Bill To Strengthen School Accountability Advances

A bill aimed at strengthening accountability standards for Kentucky's school districts is advancing in the General Assembly.

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8:52 am
Tue March 18, 2014

Bill Offering Snow Day Relief Moves Forward

photo courtesy of The Courier

The Kentucky Senate has passed its version of assisting school districts facing a mounting number of missed days due to the harsh winter. 

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8:40 am
Tue March 18, 2014

Senate OK's Bill Aimed At Attorney General

KY senators have passed a bill related to the attorney general's decision not to appeal a ruling allowing state recognition of same-sex marriages.  

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4:46 pm
Mon March 17, 2014

State Lawmaker Pushing For A Bluegrass Trail In Ky.

Democrat State Senator Robin Webb
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A state lawmaker is pushing for the creation of a bluegrass trail in Kentucky.

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3:54 pm
Mon March 17, 2014

More Blasts On The Way For Downtown Lexington

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Traffic around CentrePointe in downtown Lexington will be blocked around 10 a.m. Tuesday morning as crews set off their second blast of the week.

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3:13 pm
Mon March 17, 2014

Zohydro Facing Growing Chorus Of Critics

A powerful new painkiller that hit the shelves last week is drawing fire across the country, but criticism is particularly vocal in Kentucky.

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3:08 pm
Mon March 17, 2014

Kynect Signups Pass 300,000, But Deadline Looms

Over 300,000 Kentuckians have enrolled in healthcare coverage through the state’s benefits exchange.

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11:32 am
Mon March 17, 2014

Incoming Museum Director Wants To Grow Community Presence

The new director of the University of Kentucky Art Museum says he’s ready to hit the ground running when he takes on his new position this summer.

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11:15 am
Mon March 17, 2014

Tunnel Helps Shoppers Avoid Constuction At Fayette Mall

A facelift of the former Sears building at Fayette Mall is underway. 

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