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  1. Fish Without A License For Free June 2, 3Read the original story w/Photo

    May 16, 2018 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    Free Fishing Weekend, an annual event since 1992, offers residents and non-residents the opportunity to fish Kentucky waters without a license or permit. Limits on the size and number of fish that anglers may keep still apply.

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  2. Uncharacteristic Errors Eliminate Kentucky from SEC TourneyRead the original story w/Photo

    May 9, 2018 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    Freshman outfielder Lauren Johnson launched the first home run of her Kentucky career in the top of the second inning, but the Kentucky softball team committed costly errors, uncharacteristically, to cost themselves a spot in the Southeastern Conference Tournament quarterfinals, dropping a 3-1 decision to Arkansas on Wednesday. The Wildcats entered the week ranked top 10 in the country in fielding percentage, but committed two costly errors to allow three unearned runs to Arkansas, and handed the Razorbacks their first SEC Tournament win in 17 years.

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  3. 3 former US Army soldiers convicted in contract killingRead the original story

    Apr 18, 2018 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    A former U.S. Army sniper and two other ex-soldiers have been convicted in New York for the contract killing of a woman in the Philippines. A federal jury on Wednesday found Joseph Hunter, of Owensboro, Kentucky, and Adam Samia and Carl David Stillwell, both of Roxboro, North Carolina, guilty of committing murder-for-hire and other charges.

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  4. International Bluegrass Music Center to open in fallRead the original story

    Mar 23, 2018 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    Chris Joslin, the center's executive director, told the Owensboro-Daviess County Convention and Visitors Bureau that a three-day celebration featuring live music will mark the event on Oct. 18-20. The Messenger-Inquirer reports Joslin said the $15.3 million center will be open for tours during the event, which is expected to draw hundreds of visitors to Owensboro.

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  5. International Bluegrass Music Center To Open In FallRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 22, 2018 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    Chris Joslin, the center's executive director, told the Owensboro-Daviess County Convention and Visitors Bureau that a three-day celebration featuring live music will mark the event on Oct. 18-20. The Messenger-Inquirer reports Joslin said the $15.3 million center will be open for tours during the event, which is expected to draw hundreds of visitors to Owensboro.

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  6. Beshear: Kentucky Opioid Disposal Program Fighting Addiction in Western KentuckyRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 4, 2018 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    OWENSBORO, Ky. Attorney General Andy Beshear was at the Munday Activity Center in Owensboro Monday to announce that more resources are being provided to help fight the drug epidemic in Western Kentucky.

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  7. Public meeting is Thursday on natural gas rate proposalRead the original story

    Feb 22, 2018 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    The Kentucky Public Service Commission is holding a public meeting in Owensboro on Atmos Energy Corp.'s proposed natural gas base rate increase. The meeting will begin at 5:30 p.m. CST Thursday in the Fiscal Court Room of Daviess County Court House.

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  8. Rock Slide Closes Road In Breathitt Co.Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 16, 2018 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    State transportation officials issued a warning late Friday night about a rock slide in Breathitt County that has closed a main road. The rock slide has closed Kentucky Highway 3237 between mile markers 2 and 3, according to the Kentucky Transportation Cabinet.

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  9. DUI Suspected After Car Crashes Into Traffic Control BoxRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 16, 2018 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    Traffic lights were out in the area, but officials with KU said that crews were working to restore the power. LEXINGTON, Ky The University of Kentucky is one of several colleges that use the Department of Revenue as a collection agency.

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  10. Man Robbed In Lexington By Assailant Armed With KnifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 16, 2018 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    LEXINGTON, Ky The University of Kentucky is one of several colleges that use the Department of Revenue as a collection agency. On top of bills and interest, that means a collection fee is taken.

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  11. Active Start to the WeekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 16, 2018 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    After experiencing the warmest day of the year , a cold front is responsible for bringing a brief blast of winter back into the forecast. Rain showers yesterday were the buffer for the cold air right on its heels.

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  12. London Man Faces Sodomy Charge In Laurel Co.Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 16, 2018 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    LONDON, Ky. - Sharon Combs was known as a pioneer for girls' mountain high school basketball in Kentucky.

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  13. Police Investigate Fatal Dog Attack In OwensboroRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 15, 2018 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    It happened in the Heritage Park neighborhood Thursday evening. Police say that the couple's two dogs are to blame.

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  14. Jaguars Develop Fan Base In Receiver's Kentucky College TownRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 25, 2018 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    Everybody in Legends Sports Bar & Grill came to see if Keelan Cole could make it to the Super Bowl as a wide receiver for the Jacksonville Jaguars. Legends on Highway 54 was nearly packed recently with a lot of Kentucky Wesleyan College alumni, officials and friends, and they were joined by other Owensboro folks who have adopted Cole as their favorite NFL player.

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  15. Reward Offered For Stolen FirearmsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 11, 2018 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    The Federal Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives says there's a $5,000 reward for information leading to the arrest and conviction of those responsible for stealing guns from a western Kentucky retailer. A statement from the ATF says the guns were stolen Tuesday from Whittaker Guns in Owensboro.

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  16. New Immunizations Required For Ky. StudentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 30, 2017 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    The law takes effect with the 2018-19 school year and requires all students to receive a Hepatitis A vaccine and students 16 and older to get a meningitis booster. Officials told media that it's imperative to start preparing now because the Hepatitis A vaccine is given in two doses that are six months apart.

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  17. New Immunizations Required For Kentucky StudentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 30, 2017 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    School officials around the state are encouraging parents to begin preparing for new immunization requirements for school children. The law takes effect with the 2018-19 school year and requires all students to receive a Hepatitis A vaccine and students 16 and older to get a meningitis booster.

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  18. Shoppers out seeking deals, though sales have crept earlierRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 25, 2017 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    The two were participating in Shop Owensboro during Small Business Saturday. . Courtney Eichelberger of Winchester, Va.

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  19. 2 drown on Alabama coast trying to save childRead the original story

    Oct 10, 2017 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    Two men have drowned on the Alabama Gulf Coast while trying to save a child in surf that is still rough from Hurricane Nate. Capt.

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  20. Ky. Man Drowns On Ala. Coast Trying To Save ChildRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 9, 2017 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    Two men drowned on the Alabama Gulf Coast while trying to save a child in surf that is still rough from Hurricane Nate. Capt.

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