DUE TO HEAVY SNOWS IN WESTERN KENTUCKY...WIDESPREAD 6 TO 12 INCH SNOWFALL AMOUNTS HAVE HAULTED AREA TRAVEL. ISOLATED 15 INCH AMOUNTS HAVE BEEN REPORTED. DRIFTS UP TO A FOOT AND A HALF HAVE ALSO BEEN REPORTED. THIS IS A DANGEROUS STORM SITUATION AND TRAVEL SHOULD BE AVOIDED IF AT ALL POSSIBLE. (National Weather Service)
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KENTUCKY (11/22/13) - The Kentucky State Police kicked off their fourth annual 'Cram the Cruiser' food drive today. Food collection sites have been established at all 16 posts throughout the state and at the agen-cy's headquarters in Frankfort. The campaign extends through Dec. 13 and is designed to collect non-perishable food items for those in need.

The food will be distributed to local shelters, churches or other or-ganizations serving those in need during the holiday season. Suggested donations include canned fruit and vegetables, canned meat, macaroni and cheese, cereal, peanut butter, jelly, canned soups, chili or spaghetti sauce, brownie and cake mixes, coffee, water, powdered milk and juices.

Donations can be dropped off at any KSP post. KSP Post 2 Madisonville is located on the Western Kentucky Parkway. Visit the KSP website at kentuckystatepolice.org for a listing of the post locations.

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