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11:54 pm
Mon October 6, 2008

Kentuckians Need to Claim Stimulus Checks

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11:52 pm
Mon October 6, 2008

Online Gambling Lawsuit Develops

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10:17 am
Mon October 6, 2008

Statewide Burn Ban

Murray, KY – The Kentucky Division of forestry has issued a burn ban for all thirteen counties in Western Kentucky, as well as the Land Between the Lakes. This comes a few weeks after several counties issued independent no-burn ordinances for their areas. Officials are asking people to think twice about burning leaves, trash, or brush because of current dry conditions.

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10:15 am
Mon October 6, 2008

Paris Dog Ordinance

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10:15 am
Mon October 6, 2008

KY Online Gaming

Murray, KY – Groups opposed to Kentucky Governor Steve Beshear's attempt at imposing a state law against gambling on international Web sites are gathering today before a court hearing on the matter. The Kentucky Justice and Public Safety Cabinet is trying to block access to online casinos in the state, citing a state law that bans "illegal gambling devices." Last month, the state moved to seize 141 domain names and freeze online gambling transactions.

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3:36 am
Sat October 4, 2008

Whitfield Votes "Nay" on Bailout

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3:35 am
Sat October 4, 2008

City to Provide Incentives for Inn Purchase

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3:35 am
Sat October 4, 2008

Sheriff's Son Arrested on Drug Charges

Murray, KY – State police arrested the son of Calloway County sheriff Bill Marcum Wednesday on drug charges. WPSD reports, Police conducted a routine vehicle search after stopping Jonathan Marcum for speeding on Highway 641, discovering marijuana and drug paraphernalia in his possession. The van was leased to Jonathan Marcum's then-employer J H Churchill Funeral Home. This follows the recent drug-related arrest of Calloway County Coroner Mike Garland, also an employee of Churchill Funeral Home. (WPSD)

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3:34 am
Sat October 4, 2008

Clarksville Mayor Proposes Salary Adjustment for Next Mayor

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3:33 am
Sat October 4, 2008

Hopkins County Magistrate's Case Goes to Grand Jury

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