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Hazardous Material Accident on I-65

Updated: 09/17/2007 - The lanes of I-65 South have been reopened after an accident involving a tractor-trailer carrying hazardous material.

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GM and United Auto Workers Continue Negotiations

Updated: 09/16/2007 - It was another day of negotiating for General Motors and the United Auto Workers. Some union officials say GM wants the union to take over responsibility for retiree health care costs using a company-funded trust.

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Gubernatorial Candidates Have Plans for Increasing Jobs

Posted: 09/16/2007 - Kentucky's gubernatorial candidates both say they have plans for increasing jobs in Kentucky, especially in impoverished areas. Republican Governor Ernie Fletcher says under his tenure, Kentucky's economy has made solid progress.

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Louisville Starts "Possibility City" Campaign

Updated: 09/16/2007 - Kentucky's largest city is rolling out a promotional campaign aimed at drawing more people to their area. It is targeting young professionals and businesses.

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Attempted Sexual Assault Reported on UK Campus

Updated: 09/16/2007 - University of Kentucky Police have issued a safety alert on their campus following the report of an attempted sexual assault. A female student reported to UK Police that an unknown suspect attempted to assault her on the UK campus.

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O.J. Simpson Arrested on Six Counts

Updated: 09/16/2007 - O.J. Simpson is back in the news in connection with robbing two sports memorabilia dealers in Las Vegas. Las Vegas police are charging Simpson with a total of six counts of robbery, assault, burglary and conspiracy.

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Thailand Plane Crash Leaves Nearly 90 Dead

Updated: 09/17/2007 - The crash happened Sept. 16 on the Thai island of Phuket, a popular destination for Thai's, as well as tourists. The pilot of the plane attempted to land during a rain storm when the plane skidded off the runway.

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New Poll Shows Beshear Ahead by Double-Digits

Posted: 09/16/2007 - A new poll released says Democratic candidate Steve Beshear has a double-digit lead over Governor Fletcher. This comes with less than two months before Kentucky's gubernatorial election.

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Race Season Underway at Ky. Downs

Posted: 09/16/2007 - It's a date that horse trainers have been waiting weeks to gear up for. Hundreds gathered at Kentucky Downs in Franklin on Sept. 16 for the kickoff of the live race season.

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Trashmasters Classic Keeps Lake Clean

Posted: 09/16/2007 - There was plenty of trash at Barren River Lake on Sept. 15, but no worries because many people were on hand, including our own Shane Holinde, to cleanup. Saturday was the 20th annual "Trashmasters Classic."

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"Side by Side" Program Helps Kids Create Art

Posted: 09/16/2007 - A program held at the Kentucky Museum in Bowling Green gives free art classes to students with disabilities. The "Side by Side" program is put on by VSA Arts of Kentucky.

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Franklin Car Show Brings in Thousands

Updated: 09/16/2007 - Nice September temperatures made it a perfect time to get out, and that's exactly what the people of Franklin did. Antique cars swamped their downtown on Sept. 15 for the 45th Annual Southern Kentucky Antique Car Show.

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Two Students Still Hospitalized with E.coli

Posted: 09/16/2007 - Auburn Elementary School has two students with the illness and both are listed in stable condition at Vanderbilt Medical Center. One was recently moved out of intensive care.

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Fewer Black Freshman at UK this Semester

Updated: 09/17/2007 - While WKU is posting a record high enrollment this year, another Kentucky university is seeing lower numbers. The University of Kentucky has more than six-percent fewer black freshmen students this year compared to last fall.

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Family Loses Everything in House Fire

Posted: 09/16/2007 - A fire destroys a Bowling Green family's home, and now friends are hoping to help them rebuild. The fire happened on Magnolia St. when the homeowner, Victoria Bryant, and her daughter were trying to go to sleep.

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Fake Doctor Arrested

Updated: 09/16/2007 - Twenty-seven-year-old Tracy Lynn White is a former hospital secretary who Georgetown police say was improperly posing as a doctor and giving medical advice to patients at an obesity clinic.

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Two Men Charged for Altering Teacher's Picture

Updated: 09/17/2007 - On Sept. 9, WBKO and some other news agencies received this e-mail from Frankie Shane Ford of Mount Herman, Ky. The e-mail, signed by Danny Delph of Glasgow, had an altered picture of a Glasgow teacher.

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St. Jude Telethon Winners Announced

Updated: 05/29/2009 - Prize winners from the St. Jude Telethon are announced, including the winner for the 2007 St. Jude Dream Home.

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Western Kentucky University Setting Big Goals With New Campaign

Updated: 09/15/2007 - Western Kentucky University is setting big goals for the future. WKU's President, Gary Ransdell, unveiled a new campaign Friday morning. The $200 million dollar campaign will make WKU a leading American university with international reach by the year 2012.

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Winkler Talks to Oprah Winfrey

Posted: 09/13/2007 - In her first interview since getting out of prison, Mary Winkler, appeared on the Oprah Winfrey Show Sept. 12. Winkler is convicted of killing her minister husband last year and told Oprah that she never intended to pull the trigger.

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President Addresses Nation on Iraq War

Posted: 09/13/2007 - On Sept. 13, President Bush addressed the nation on Iraq. He detailed his plan for cutting back U.S. forces there to pre-surge levels. Speaking from the Oval Office, President Bush announced a plan he calls "Return on Success."

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High School Deals With Terroristic Threat

Posted: 09/13/2007 - On Sept. 12, a student was removed from the school after possible "threatening behavior." On Sept. 13, many parents and students want to know what happened and if their children are safe.

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Democrats Go Online for 2008 "Mash-Up"

Posted: 09/13/2007 - The 2008 Democratics contending for the White House didn't break any ground during an online forum held Sept. 12, but the format did.

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St. Jude Dream Home Tour

Updated: 05/29/2009 - There are only a few days left until the big drawing for the St. Jude Dream Home and tickets are selling fast. There are fewer than 500 tickets left for the home, which is in Olde Stone subdivision in Bowling Green.

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