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After months of work, the latest edition of the City of Berea Strategic Plan will be unveiled Monday at a special called meeting of the Berea City Council. The event will take place at the Russel Acton Folk Center, 212 Jefferson Street, beginning at 6 p.m.

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The Berea Fire Department responded to more fires in August than in July, and conducted a lot of training and maintenance to cap a busy month. The department completed all annual truck maintenance (oil, filters, transfer case, pump, etc.) and attended two CSEPP events, practicing decontamina…

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In a 6-2 vote, the Berea City Council approved a measure that increases the property tax rate from 10.2 cents per $100 of property to 10.5 cents. The rate increase of .003 per $100 is the first significant tax hike in Berea in approximately eight years, said officials.

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RICHMOND — The public gave its input on a proposed property tax increase during a public forum Tuesday night at the Perkins Building at Eastern Kentucky, and while most agree Madison County needs a new detention center, the bigger question is how to fund an updated facility.

LEXINGTON, Ky. (KT) - In an effort to attract more health care professionals to parts of the state, the Kentucky State Loan Repayment Program is now accepting applications from health care providers seeking assistance with paying off their student loan debt.