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  1. Lovely Maria wins Kentucky Oaks easilyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | USA Today

    Lovely Maria wins Kentucky Oaks easily The Kentucky Derby is Saturday but some of the nation's top fillies squared off on Friday. Check out this story on USATODAY.com: http://usat.ly/1zABlat LOUISVILLE - Lovely Maria, owned by a former Kentucky governor, ridden by 56-year-old jockey and guided by a trainer who was severely injured in a riding accident last year, won the $1 million Kentucky Oaks for 3-year-old fillies Friday at Churchill Downs.

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  2. Derby ForecastRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 30 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    ... those that see some rain it won't last long and won't amount to much. Highs will be in the low and mid 70's. Enjoy Kentucky's day to shine! A kentucky man lost his life in an accident on the job in Illinois on Thursday.The Ogle County Sheriff's ...

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  3. StormTracker Forecast For The 141st Kentucky DerbyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 30 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    Our Live Coverage of the 141st Kentucky Derby is underway on LEX 18. Here's a look at the forecast for Churchill Downs. Expect a mixture of clouds and sunshine throughout the day with pleasant and warm temperatures topping out in the mid 70s.

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  4. Beam tour looks to Whiskey Rebellion's impact on distillingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 29 | Erie Times News

    ... show of force quickly quelled the rebellion, and as a result, much of the whiskey-making eventually migrated to the Kentucky territory, which became famous for its bourbon and rye whiskies. Enter Beam Brands, which has been a supporter of the ...

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  5. Jerry Micco: How the Steelers landed Bud DupreeRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

    Post-Gazette sports editor Jerry Micco hypothesizes on the chain of events that allowed the Steelers to pick Bud Dupree ... A lot of people who follow it were surprised that the Steelers were able to draft Kentucky linebacker Alvin "Bud" Dupree with the 22nd pick in the 2015 draft. Actually, the path to Dupree started two days before the draft, and it gained steam 17 picks before the Steelers pulled the trigger on the 6-4, 269-pound next great hope of the defense.

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  6. The Most Successful Owner at Churchill DownsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | New Yorker

    At the hundred and forty-first Kentucky Derby on Saturday, most bets will be on the favorites, Dortmund and American Pharoah. But the native Kentuckians Ken and Sarah Ramsey will be watching the No.

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  7. Carhartt will invest millions in Hopkins County facilityRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WAVE-TV Louisville

    President Gerald Cook says it says a lot about the future of the region that a company as large as Carhartt is making a long-term investment in the county. "It really solidifies the fact that Hopkins County, Kentucky is in a good place.

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  8. Greg Luttrell, 61, Casey County, KY (1954-2015Read the original story

    Yesterday | Columbia Magazine

    Greg Luttrell, 61, Casey County, KY (1954-2015 Greg worked for the Casey County Road Department. He was Kentucky's No.

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  9. Loretta Lynn to Perform in Omaha This AugustRead the original story

    Yesterday | BroadwayWorld.com

    American icon Loretta Lynn , who has delighted audiences for over five decades with her distinctive fusion of twang, grit and energy, makes a rare Omaha concert appearance at the Holland Performing Arts Center on Friday, August 7, at 8:00 p.m. The Coal Miner's Daughter weaves tales of her journey from the Kentucky hills to Nashville superstardom with a tapestry of songs that helped shape the country music scene of today. Her string of hits include "You Ain't Woman Enough ," "Don't Come Home A'Drinkin' " and her signature song, "Coal Miner's Daughter."

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  10. Beloved Derby Winners End Up As Dog FoodBy Jonathan MillerRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Daily Beast

    ... two minutes in sports, it's instructive to remember an earlier Run for the Roses nearly three decades ago. The 1986 Kentucky Derby was a sentimental, even magical affair, as the legendary 54-year-old jockey Willie Shoemaker finally captured the only ...

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  11. Indiana reaches out to truck drivers during HIV outbreakRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WAVE-TV Louisville

    Indiana health officials dealing with an HIV outbreak in a rural county are urging truck drivers and others traveling through the outbreak area to avoid risky sexual behavior. A public awareness campaign announced Friday encourages truck drivers and travelers along Interstate 65 between Indianapolis and Louisville, Kentucky, to avoid prostitutes, use condoms and limit their sex partners.

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  12. Ashley Judd to narrate NBC Kentucky Derby openRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | NewsOn6 Tulsa

    Judd is big on Kentucky sporting events. She... Activists marching for labor and immigrant rights in U.S. cities are broadening their message to direct attention to police brutality.

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  13. New Sauk president gets rave reviews from former co-workersRead the original story

    Friday | The Daily Gazette

    DIXON – Officials at Bluegrass Community and Technical College in Kentucky all seem to say the same thing about David Hellmich, the new president at Sauk Valley Community College. “Our loss is Sauk's gain,” said Rebecca Simms, assistant dean of academic support and secondary partnerships at BCTC.

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  14. Social worker's right-to-work 'research' is shakyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Grayson News Gazette

    ... the trenches to bring jobs to their communities has never been wider. Take, for instance, a recent attempt by the Kentucky Center for Economic Policy to slow the momentum of counties passing right-to-work laws by issuing a paper denying the reality ...

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  15. Family, supporters rally for Larry Langford's early releaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | WTVM

    ... compassion from even the hardest of hearts," Powe said. Langford is serving his sentence at a federal prison in Kentucky. Last week, he was moved to a Kentucky hospital to be treated for pneumonia. "All we are doing is trying to ask for help to get ...

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  16. Track & Field to Host 2015 Kentucky RelaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | WLEX-TV Lexington

    The Kentucky track and field teams will conduct their final tune up before the postseason on home turf when they host the Kentucky Relays. The meet will be held at the UK Outdoor Track and Field Complex for the second year in a row after a hiatus since the early 1990s.

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  17. 2 sue priest, nun, Louisville archdiocese on sex abuse claimRead the original story

    Friday | WLEX-TV Lexington

    ... chook, the Archdiocese of Louisville and Sister Eleanor F. Tierney as defendants. It was filed Thursday under seal. Kentucky law requires lawsuits involving claims of sexual abuse more than five years old to be sealed until a judge orders it opened.

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  18. More than 10,000 come to Keeneland for Kentucky Oaks racesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | WKYT

    More than 10,000 people came to Keeneland Friday morning to watch the Kentucky Oaks races live from Churchill Downs in Louisville. "It's a celebration for all of Kentucky and this is just a unique way to spend the day," Keeneland Director of Marketing Christa Marrillia said.

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  19. Sen. Rand Paul addresses police officer relationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | WLWT-TV Cincinnati

    Kentucky Sen. Rand Paul told the media Friday holding officers accountable for deaths like the one in Baltimore should help restore confidence in the system and quell any unrest. DEVALUES THE LIVES OF BACK PEOPLE AND MAKES IT FEEL LIKE OHIO IS MISSISSIPPI IN 1953.

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  20. KY-Sired Colts in Demand at Tattersalls SaleRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Blood Horse

    ... stakes winner in restricted company. She has produced one winner from two starters. The bay colt was bred in Kentucky by Timothy O'Toole, who consigned him at Keeneland September via Trackside Farm's agency, and sold him for $600,000 to Anna Philip. ...

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