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Oct 14

Question of the Day 10-14-14

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Oct 13

Search Is On For Missing Hancock County Woman

State Police asked for the public’s help in finding a missing Hancock County woman. Investigators said Donna Morris, 52, of Hawesville, was last seen traveling west on US 60 in Hancock County on Sunday, October 12, 2014. State Police said investigators had no reason to believe it was a criminal act, but that Morris’ family …

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Oct 13

U.S. 460 In Scott County Reopens After Being Shutdown By Semi Wreck

A section of U.S. 460 in Scott County, also known as Paris Road, reopened Monday afternoon after being closed for around 10 hours following an accident. Scott County Sheriff’s Deputies said a semi overturned, spilling its load of car rims. Deputies said it happened around 6:30 a.m. U.S. 460, between Newtown Pike and Stone Road, …

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Oct 13

McConnell & Grimes Debate In Lexington

Monday night’s only televised debate in the closely watched and very expensive U.S. senate race in Kentucky had its share rhetoric, attacks and counter-attacks. Jobs, coal, Obamacare and the minimum wage were among the many topics. Republican incumbent Mitch McConnell and Democratic challenger Alison Lundergan Grimes touched on in the hour long program on KET. …

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Oct 13

Strong To Severe Storms Possible Tonight Into Tuesday

MIDNIGHT UPDATE:  A Flash Flood Watch remains in effect through Tuesday evening for Central and Eastern Kentucky.  A line of heavy rain and thunderstorms across Western Kentucky, will continue to slowly advance eastward and into the I-75 corridor through the early morning hours of Tuesday.  You can expect widespread rain to cause a messy Tuesday …

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Oct 13

Body Found At Vacant Car Wash In Lexington

 The body of a man was discovered inside an abandoned car wash in Lexington and police are investigating it as a homicide.  Fayette County Coroner Gary Ginn said police received a call at around 7:30 p.m. about a body found in Premier Car Wash at 275 W. New Circle Road.  Ginn said the victim is a white …

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Oct 13

KY Doctor Is An Executive At Dallas Ebola Hospital

ABC 36 is learning about a Kentucky connection to the Dallas, Texas hospital where one patient has died and a nurse has been diagnosed with Ebola. Dr. Dan Varga graduated from the University of Kentucky and the University of Louisville. He’s a Louisville native and since 2013 has served as Chief Clinical Officer for Texas …

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Oct 13

Winchester 911 Center Awarded Grant for Upgrade

911 call centers only work if the equipment can answer phones. In Winchester, the system is old and needs to be updated. But there is good news; the city has been awarded a grant to upgrade its system. Equipment in the Winchester 911 Dispatch Center is more than 20-years-old. Normally, Winchester has four 911 systems …

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Oct 13

Tips To Prepare For Tuesday's Storms

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Oct 13

Severe Storms Possible Tuesday

Happy Columbus Day Monday; October 13, 2014! We’re mostly cloudy with scattered showers & storms in our forecast this morning and this afternoon. Grab your umbrella before running out the door. Highs this afternoon with approach near 80°F before tumbling into the mid 60′s overnight. Given all the rainfall we’re expecting over the next 24-48 …

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