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Kentucky Transportation Cabinet crews in the region are restocking salt and ice fighting chemicals in preparation for a future round of winter weather. 

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A safety improvement project for Highway 641 South is scheduled for early this summer after a significant  number of reported car accidents.


  Kentucky Transportation Cabinet officials are reminding Kentuckians to buckle up this holiday season.

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Kentucky Transportation Cabinet engineers say the biggest traffic surprise during the total solar eclipse was the immediate surge of outbound traffic after the eclipse ended. 


Kentucky Transportation Cabinet Spokesman Keith Todd says travelers should bring “a five gallon bucket of patience” when coming to see the total solar eclipse.


  Kentucky Transportation Cabinet crews are treating for noxious and nuisance weeds throughout the state this month.

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A popular rest stop on the Wendell Ford-Western Kentucky Parkway closed over the weekend. The Beaver Dam rest area, located at mile marker 75 in Ohio County, was a well known stop for western Kentucky drivers making trips to Louisville, Lexington and Frankfort. 

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Update Wednesday Morning: KYTC has expanded pre-treatment due to an increase in projected snowfall accumulation of up to 2 inches, particularly in the northern part of District 2, along the Ohio River. The 'supertanker' is operating on I-69 between Madisonville and Henderson.


Friday: The US 68/KY 80 Eggners Ferry Bridge is now open to pedestrian and bike traffic.  

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Crews across Kentucky are preparing for potentially extreme weather conditions during the winter months.