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  Perched just across the Kentucky River from the Capitol is a 150-year old building that celebrates our commonwealth’s rich military history. The legislature approved $8,000 to construct the building that houses the Kentucky Military History Museum during the 1850 Regular Session after an e…

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 Drivers who use KY 708 in Owsley County will need to find an alternate route on Wednesday, July 21. 

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 Drivers who use KY 1071 between KY 30 and the Jackson County line in Owsley County will need to find an alternate route during working hours on Tuesday and Wednesday, July 27-28. The road will be closed between Merida Smith Road (milepoint 0.310) and the KY 30 east intersection (milepoint 0…

Gov. Andy Beshear announced LION First Responder PPE Inc., a manufacturer of firefighter garments and other first responder equipment and apparel, will reopen its Lee County facility after 11 years, a project that will create 75 full-time jobs in Eastern Kentucky with an $850,000 investment.

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   From Representative Bill Wesley: With the first full month of the interim behind us, I would like to share an update on this week’s interim joint committee meetings. Remember, these committees are meeting to learn more about the issues we will likely consider during the next session, as w…

High school seniors should keep a close eye on deadlines when applying for college financial aid, according to the Kentucky Higher Education Assistance Authority (KHEAA).

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From Representative Bill Wesley