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Dorena-Hickman Ferry to Open Saturday Morning

March 06, 2015 Keith Todd
KENTUCKY (3/6/15) — The Dorena-Hickman Ferry plans to resume service at 7 a.m., CT, on Saturday. The Dorena-Hickman Ferry had been closed due to adverse weather conditions. The landing ramps were…

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Governor Beshear, First Lady Invite…

FRANKFORT, Ky. (3/6/15) — Gov. Steve Beshear and First Lady Jane Beshear invite Kentuckians to participate in the 2015 Governor's Prayer Breakfast Tuesday,… Read More...
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Kentucky House Approves Legislation…

FRANKFORT, Ky. (3/6/15) — In an effort to achieve greater transparency within the state's largest provider of higher education and workforce training, the… Read More...
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PSC OK's Move of EKPC Coal Ash from…

FRANKFORT, Ky. (3/6/15) — The Kentucky Public Service Commission has approved a proposal by East Kentucky Power Cooperative, Inc. to move 560,000 cubic yards… Read More...
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National Corvette Museum Celebrates…

BOWLING GREEN, Ky. (3/6/15) — While you may have seen truckloads of brand new Corvettes traveling the interstates ready for delivery to dealerships across the… Read More...
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Sen. Paul to Speak to Lions Club Group…

BOWLING GREEN, Ky. (3/6/15) — Sen. Rand Paul will speak to the Lions Club District 43-E Convention being held at 4 p.m. CT (5 p.m. ET) Saturday March 7 in… Read More...
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KYTC Plow Crews Contending with Extreme…

FRANKFORT, Ky. (3/6/15) — The last of a series of stalled tractor-trailers on I65 in Hart County were removed overnight, but efforts to keep the roadway open… Read More...
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Free Tours Offered March 13 at New…

FRANKFORT, Ky. (3/6/15) — The Archives and Records Management Division of the Kentucky Department for Libraries and Archives will conduct free tours of the new… Read More...
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KYDOT Warning Motorists of Overnight…

WESTERN KENTUCKY (3/5/15) ― The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet is urging anyone who ventures out tonight to be mindful of the potential for re-freezing due to… Read More...
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KYDOT Believes as Many as 200 Vehicles…

KENTUCKY (3/5/15) — The eastbound traffic is now moving along Interstate 24 all the way through Kentucky. Eastbound traffic started moving from the 16 mile… Read More...
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KYTC Crews Battle Heavy Snow,…

FRANKFORT, Ky. (3/5/15) — Kentucky Transportation Cabinet crews across the Commonwealth have labored all night and morning to keep main routes passable in the… Read More...
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Kentucky's Jobless Rate of 5.5 Percent…

FRANKFORT, Ky. (3/5/15) — Kentucky's seasonally adjusted preliminary January 2015 unemployment rate of 5.5 percent came in below the U.S. rate of 5.7 percent,… Read More...
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Whitfield Examines 21st Century…

WASHINGTON (3/5/15) — The Subcommittee on Energy and Power, chaired by Rep. Ed Whitfield (R-KY) yesterday held a hearing on "The 21st Century Electricity… Read More...
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Gov. Beshear Warns Kentuckians to…

FRANKFORT, Ky. (3/4/15) — Governor Steve Beshear warned Kentuckians to prepare for heavy snows, poor driving conditions, flooding and possible power outages as… Read More...
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Attorney General Conway Encourages…

FRANKFORT, Ky. (3/4/15) — Attorney General Jack Conway reminds Kentuckians filing tax returns to help support child sexual abuse prevention programs across the… Read More...
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Transportation Cabinet Road Crews Ready…

FRANKFORT, Ky. (3/4/15) — Kentucky Transportation Cabinet highway district road crews are preparing for yet another winter storm set to hit the state today and… Read More...
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Late Season Cold Spell Boosts Tennessee…

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (3/4/15) — March appears to be coming in like a lion rather than a lamb as another mass of cold air targets the Tennessee Valley from… Read More...
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McConnell to States: Don't Comply with…

KENTUCKY (3/4/15) — Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) is urging state officials not to comply with the Obama administration's signature climate… Read More...
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KSP Offers Winter Driving Tips

KENTUCKY (3/4/15) — In the coming hours, the Tri-State will be dealing with some wintery weather, so the KSP is asking motorists to be aware and monitor… Read More...
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KYEM Monitoring Another Storm System…

FRANKFORT, Ky. (3/4/15) — Kentucky Emergency Management is preparing for another significant weather system that will cross the Commonwealth today through… Read More...
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State Fire Marshal: 'Change the…

FRANKFORT, Ky. (3/4/15) — The Kentucky State Fire Marshal is reminding Kentuckians to change the batteries in each of their home's smoke alarms when you spring… Read More...
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Whitfield Votes against President…

WASHINGTON (3/4/15) — Yesterday, U.S. Rep. Ed Whitfield (KY-01), voted against the Senate Amendment to H.R. 240 that funds the Department of Homeland Security… Read More...
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Whitfield Examines Changing Energy…

WASHINGTON (3/4/15) — The Subcommittee on Energy and Power, chaired by Rep. Ed Whitfield (R-KY), held a hearing to examine changes in global energy markets.… Read More...
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House Bill 8, by Rep. John Tilley,…

FRANKFORT, Ky. (3/4/15) — Yesterday, the Kentucky Senate Committee on the Judiciary, chaired by Sen. Whitney Westerfield, passed House Bill 8. This legislation… Read More...
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UPDATE - KENTUCKYDOT Issues High Water…

WESTERN KENTUCKY (3/4/15) — Kentucky Transportation Public Information Officer Keith Todd has released the following report on roads covering in water.… Read More...

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UK Baseball Hosts NKU In Only Non-Conference Weekend

LEXINGTON, Ky. (3/6/15) — Winners of seven consecutive games, the Kentucky baseball team will return to action with its final non-conference weekend, playing… Read More...
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Friday's Top-20 Women's Tennis Match vs. Vanderbilt Rescheduled for Sunday

LEXINGTON, Ky. (3/6/15) — Due to heavy snow in the Lexington area and throughout the region, the No. 20 Kentucky women's tennis match vs. No. 13 Vanderbilt has… Read More...
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Winter Weather Affects Regional Tournaments Throughout State

KENTUCKY (3/5/15) — Winter weather continues to wreak havoc on high school basketball - even in the postseason. Games scheduled for Wednesday in the Third… Read More...
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Thousands of Archers Compete at Two Tournaments in Downtown Louisville

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (3/4/15) — Thousands of professional, amateur and student archers will compete at two renowned archery competitions, the National Field Archery… Read More...
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REVISED - Madisonville Fire Reports – March 6, 2015

MADISONVILLE, Ky. (3/6/15) — Madisonville Fire Department released the following reports recently: Madisonville Fire… Read More

UPDATE - Inspire Ladies Conference Rescheduled

MADISONVILLE, Ky. (3/5/15) — The Inspire Ladies Conference with Sharon Jaynes at Victory Church has been rescheduled… Read More

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