Local Features
3:50 pm
Tue November 17, 2009

Local Agency Holds Homeless Awareness Forum

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Paducah, KY – The face of homelessness is changing. That's the message advocacy groups are sending for national Hunger and Homelessness Awareness Week. In Kentucky, the annual homeless count tallied six thousand people earlier this year. Monday in Paducah, the Paducah Cooperative Ministry held a forum to bring attention to the rural homeless. Angela Hatton brings us this report from the event.

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Regional Headlines
2:23 pm
Tue November 17, 2009

Anderson to Run for Mayor

Murray, KY – Murray City Councilman Greg Anderson is throwing his hat into the ring for next year's mayoral race. Anderson filed election paperwork yesterday. Councilman Butch Seargent has also announced plans to run in the non-partisan contest. Anderson says his platform will be infrastructure improvement and job creation.

Current Mayor Danny Hudspeth says he isn't interested in running for the seat. The former mayor pro tem was appointed to the city's top elected office following the death of Tom Rushing.

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Newscasts
2:16 pm
Tue November 17, 2009

The 104 Newscast on November 17, 2009. From the WKMS News Team.

Murray, Ky – The 104 Newscast on November 17, 2009. From the WKMS News Team.

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Newscasts
2:10 pm
Tue November 17, 2009

The 806 Newscast on November 17, 2009. From the WKMS News Team.

Murray, Ky – The 806 Newscast on November 17, 2009. From the WKMS News Team.

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Newscasts
2:06 pm
Tue November 17, 2009

The 504 Newscast on November 16, 2009. From the WKMS News Team.

Murray, Ky – The 504 Newscast on November 16, 2009. From the WKMS News Team.

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Datebook
2:05 pm
Tue November 17, 2009

A datebook of regional events for November 17, 2009 from WKMS.

Murray, Ky – A datebook of regional events for November 17, 2009 from WKMS.

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Regional Headlines
1:08 pm
Tue November 17, 2009

Report Tallies Storm Damage

Frankfort, KY – A Kentucky Public Service Commission report has compiled damage figures from last year's Hurricane Ike and January's ice storm. PSC executive director Jeff Derouen says winds from remnants of Hurricane Ike in September 2008 caused about 595 million dollars in reported damages. Derouen says the ice storm caused at least 616 million dollars. He says the overall report is due out later this week. The January ice storm downed trees and power lines, causing 769,000 power outages. It was blamed for at least 36 deaths.

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Regional Headlines
1:07 pm
Tue November 17, 2009

SIU President Names Choice for Chancellor

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Regional Headlines
9:22 am
Tue November 17, 2009

Winters Squashes Appointment Rumors

Murray, KY – State Senator Ken Winters is denouncing rumors that Governor Steve Beshear is considering appointing him to a cabinet post. He says he has not been contacted by the governor's office. Speculation has circulated that Beshear would appoint Winters as the Secretary of the Education and Workforce Development. The governor has been accused of using appointments to regain Democratic control of the Senate. The Paducah Sun reports if Winters is offered the post, he will likely decline it.

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Regional Headlines
9:21 am
Tue November 17, 2009

Trigg County Precinct Petitions

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