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Suntory Holdings Acquires U.S. Spirits Maker Beam For $13.6 Billion
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Confiscated Bottles of Expensive Pappy Van Winkle Bourbon Could Be Destroyed

A whiskey-theft ring in Kentucky. It sounds like a plot line from an episode of the FX series Justified, doesn't it? Well, it's not. It's actually a thing.

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Kentucky Law Expands Protection For Domestic Violence Victims

Before January 1st, the only way a person in Kentucky could get a emergency protective order was if he or she was married, had a child in common or live together. An expansion to the law now includes couples who are dating.

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Historic Owensboro Restaurant To Re-Open Soon

Restaurants tend to come and go, but some hurt more than others. When this historic Owensboro restaurant closed in August, a lot of the Tri-State was surprised and sad. But, guess what?!? One of your favorites is re-opening soon!

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Several DCPS Elementary Schools to Begin Accepting Applications for Fee-Based 2016-17 Preschool

Elementary schools across the Daviess County Public Schools district are committed to providing our community’s youngest learners the best opportunities for success.

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Win A Family Four Pack To The Kentucky Mavericks Season Opener

The Kentucky Mavericks kick-off their season Saturday night at the Owensboro Sports Center and WBKR has your chance to win a Family Four Pack of tickets! Tune in each weekday during my Midday Show to win!

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John Calipari Shows Inability to Master the Hoverboard [VIDEO]

It was one of the hottest gift items this Christmas, it seems. I saw pictures of them all over Facebook. But I didn't get one. Nor would I ask for a hoverboard. I can't imagine getting on one of those things.

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Get Your Curing Childhood Cancer Kentucky License Plate

Cure KY Kids, via their website, is a non-profit organization developed to raise funds for childhood cancer research and services in Kentucky and dedicated to support children with cancer and other illnesses as well as their families. It is their mission to work tirelessly to fund lifesaving research until there is a cure and to provide Kentucky’s children suffering from cancer the most advanced and comprehensive support services available.  Funds raised through Cure Ky Kids are used to support research, education efforts and programs at Kentucky’s pediatric cancer centers in addition to funding services that provide support to children with cancer and their families.

Now, you have a chance to join in the fight with Cure KY Kids, just by getting a new license plate!

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Kentucky Mall in National Spotlight After Mass Disturbance

The Mall St. Matthews in Louisville reopened Sunday after a closure sparked by a mass disturbance caused by nearly 2000 mostly juvenile rabble-rousers.

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Tickets Still Available for Goldie’s New Year’s Eve Show

Tickets are still available for Goldie's Third Annual New Year's Eve Show Thursday night at the Riverpark Center.

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Santa Has Been Spotted! [PHOTO]

A listener called to tell me he had seen "Santa on a moped" in Owensboro! LOL! And he has sent me the photo to prove it! Look!

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Ohio Co. Sheriff Department Search For Missing Juvenile [UPDATED] [PHOTO]

The Ohio Co. Sheriff's Department is asking for the public's help in locating a missing juvenile.

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CUSA Championship - Southern Miss v Western Kentucky
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Watch Miami Beach Bowl With Owensboro Chapter Of WKU Alumni Association

Want to cheer on the Tops in the Miami Beach Bowl and hang out with fellow alumni? You can today at Beef O' Brady's in Owensboro!

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