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Regional Headlines
9:38 am
Wed January 20, 2010

Paducah Police Seek US Bank Robbery Suspect

Photo Provided by the Paducah Police.

Paducah, KY – Paducah police are looking for a suspect who robbed the U-S Bank on Bridge Street yesterday afternoon. He is described as a 6-foot tall, slender-built white male last seen wearing a green hooded sweatshirt with the word "EASTERN" across its front. He was also wearing light blue jeans, white tennis shoes, and masked his face with a blue bandana and sunglasses. A $1,000 reward is being offered with information leading to an arrest.
Anyone with information can call Paducah Police at 444-8550 or Crime Stoppers at 443-TELL.

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Regional Headlines
9:35 am
Wed January 20, 2010

Serial Killer May Stand Trial in Paducah

Paducah, KY – Convicted serial killer Timothy Krajcir may be extradited to Paducah to stand trial for a slaying over 30 years ago. 65-year-old Krajcir was indicted two years ago by a McCracken grand jury for the kidnapping and murder of Joyce Tharp in 1979. He's currently serving two 40-year sentences in Illinois after being convicted of at least seven murders and confessing to two others, including Tharp's. The Paducah Sun reports a warrant was served yesterday seeking Krajcir's extradition.

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Regional Headlines
9:30 am
Wed January 20, 2010

Commission Hears Executive Inn Updates

Paducah, KY – Paducah City Commissioners heard updates and tentative plans for the Executive Inn yesterday. The city has winterized the hotel's sprinkler system, boarded up windows, and has installed security lighting. It plans to liquidate its contents by mid-next month and have a demolition bid set by mid-April. If all goes as planned, the site will be razed and cleared by the end of November.

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Regional Headlines
9:27 am
Wed January 20, 2010

Paxton Warns Greyhound May Leave

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Regional Headlines
8:44 am
Wed January 20, 2010

PETA v Fort Campbell

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Local Features
8:08 am
Wed January 20, 2010

Beshear Proposes Gaming Budget

Frankfort, KY – Kentucky Gov. Steve Beshear wants to use revenue from casino-style gambling at horse tracks to balance the state's next biennial budget.

In the days leading up to his budget address, any time Gov. Steve Beshear was asked if he would include gambling dollars in his spending proposal...

"My answer, each of those times, was the same," says Beshear. "Everything, everything is on the table."

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Regional Headlines
4:42 pm
Tue January 19, 2010

Trigg County precinct vote

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4:22 pm
Tue January 19, 2010

Acupuncture Bill to Step Up Regulation

Murray, KY – A bill pending in the Kentucky general assembly would require all people practicing acupuncture in the commonwealth to be professionally licensed. Dr. Rangsima Collins owns Western Kentucky Acupuncture Clinic. She is one of only about fifty professionals offering acupuncture in Kentucky. Collins says some people go through one training class and are considered qualified, but she says that isn't enough.

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Newscasts
4:02 pm
Tue January 19, 2010

The 404 Newscast on January 19, 2010. From the WKMS News Team.

Murray, Ky – The 404 Newscast on January 19, 2010. From the WKMS News Team.

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Afternoon Stock Report
3:43 pm
Tue January 19, 2010

The Afternoon Stock Report on January 19, 2010. From WKMS.

Murray, Ky – The Afternoon Stock Report on January 19, 2010. From WKMS.

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