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6:23 pm
Wed June 18, 2014

Kentucky Mother Accused Of Murder May Suffer From Munchausen Syndrome

Lacey Spears is being investigated over the poisoning death of her son
Credit www.ecanadanow.com

A woman who resided in Lexington has turned herself in to authorities in Westchester NY in connection with the death of her five-year-old son. 

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6:07 pm
Wed June 18, 2014

Ky. Health Officials Report Unconfirmed Cases Of Mosquito-Borne Virus

Kentucky health officials are investigating whether a rare mosquito-borne illness from the may have found its way to Bluegrass.

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4:08 pm
Wed June 18, 2014

Work Halted On Rupp Project

Mayor Jim Gray has suspended work on the controversial $350 million dollar Rupp Arena renovation project.

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11:16 am
Wed June 18, 2014

State Auditor Adam Edelen Rules Out Gubernatorial Run

State Auditor Adam Edelen – widely expected to be prepping for a run for governor next year – is choosing instead to run for another term as auditor.

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8:06 am
Wed June 18, 2014

New Film Delves Into Local Fencing Club

Coach Amgad Khazbak stands between two of his pupils. The Bluegrass Fencer's Club's story is the subject of a new documentary by Sean Anderson
Credit kyforward.com

Central Kentuckians can see what it takes to become an Olympic-level fencer in a new documentary debuting this week in Lexington.

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3:44 pm
Tue June 17, 2014

Federal Appeals Court To Weigh Gay Marriage Cases In Ky., Other States

A federal appeals court has scheduled oral arguments in gay marriage fights in Ohio, Michigan, Kentucky and Tennessee.

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12:26 pm
Tue June 17, 2014

Somerset Seeks To Stabilize Fuel Costs By Selling Straight From Refinery

With gas topping $3 for nearly three-and-a-half years now, according to AAA data, communities are looking for ways to bring down the costs.

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10:18 am
Tue June 17, 2014

Map Of Boone's Trace Unveiled

Boone's Trace Historic Marker
Credit photo provided

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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