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A new, $19.1 million cancer care center in Paducah is nearly complete. The Baptist Health Paducah Ray and Kay Eckstein Regional Cancer Care Center will open for public tours on June 28. 

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The U.S. Department of Energy awarded a contract valued at more than $1.4 billion on Thursday to Four Rivers Nuclear Partnership to continue deactivation and remediation of the Paducah nuclear site. 

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A skilled nursing facility may come to Pecan Drive in Paducah with a recent re-zoning approval by the City Board of Commissioners.

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The Paducah Board of Commissioners approved an ordinance Tuesday night for a Project Partnership Agreement between the Department of the Army and the City of Paducah for a floodwall reconstruction project.

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The $1.1 trillion Consolidated Appropriations Act 2017, that funds the government through September, contains funding for several projects in far west Kentucky. The Senate passed the bipartisan spending bill on Thursday. President Donald Trump signed the measure into law on Friday.

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Winners from the American Quilter’s Society 2017 Spring Paducah QuiltWeek quilt contest have been announced. The popular event, drawing thousands to far west Kentucky is underway in Paducah.

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The Paducah Board Commissioners introduced an ordinance establishing guidelines for food trucks Tuesday night at a City Commission meeting.

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The City of Paducah is one step closer to becoming the first designated “Blue Zone” community in Kentucky.

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The City of Paducah is hoping to set a record attendance at the Spring American Quilter’s Society QuiltWeek beginning Wednesday. More than 32,000 visitors are expected to converge in Paducah for the biannual American Quilter’s Society QuiltWeek.

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Update: Due to weather, the ceremony has been moved to the conference room in the Parks Services Building at 1400 H.C. Mathis Drive.  

A company contracted to clean up the Paducah Gaseous Diffusion Plant is donating 500 red maple trees to the City of Paducah for Earth Day. 

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