Daniel Lowry

4:36 pm
Fri February 28, 2014

Webster County Salvage Firm Cited for Federal and State Asbestos Violations

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A Providence-based salvage company has been cited by the Kentucky Department of Environmental Protection for federal and state health violations for the safe-removal of asbestos. 

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1:39 pm
Tue February 25, 2014

Madisonville Demolition Sparks Asbestos Investigations

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The Kentucky Division for Air Quality and the Occupational Safety & Health Administration are investigating a Webster County salvage company after the possibly unauthorized demolition of a building containing asbestos in Madisonville earlier this month.

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12:53 pm
Tue November 5, 2013

First Round of Madisonville Library Construction Workers to Get Paid In Coming Weeks

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A Kentucky Department of Labor official says some workers involved in the Hopkins County-Madisonville Library prevailing wage case should be paid for their work within the next two weeks.

The renovation scope of a new library building requires the partially government funded organization to pay workers a prevailing wage, which is higher than the library initially contracted.

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2:33 pm
Mon June 3, 2013

Beshear, Trade Delegation Make Trip to Canada

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A delegation from Kentucky is working to expand its business relationship with the state’s number one trading partner. Gov. Steve Beshear, along with representatives from over 20 companies, meets this week with Canadian officials.

Kentucky Economic Development Cabinet Spokesman Daniel Lowry says even a strong trade relationship can grow stronger.

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