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Cattle Rustling on the Increase in Central Kentucky [VIDEO]

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I know. It sounds like the old west. But it's not. It's not even WESTern Kentucky. It's happening in Lincoln County, about three counties due south of Lexington. Stanford is its county seat.

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Kizzy Reveals How New Kentucky Laws Will Affect Her [AUDIO]

On Tuesday, more than 100 new laws went into effect in the commonwealth of Kentucky. It's probably not a bad idea for any us to find out how we are affected.

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Website Ranks States by Food and Drink; Kentucky Makes Top 10

I guess you can rank anything any way. For example, you could have the Top 10 songs of all time OR you could have the Top 10 songs of all time...that contain a girl's name that begins with the letter "B."

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What’s the Perfect Kentucky City for You? Take the Quiz

Do you live in Kentucky? Do you feel the the city/town in which you live is the right fit for you?

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Haunted Kentucky Hospital to Become Four-Star Hotel

The Waverly Hills Sanatorium in Louisville, Kentucky was used for over fifty years to quarantine tuberculosis patients, most of which met their brutal demise inside the hospital. It was shut down in 1961, after a successful antibiotic against TB was discovered, but reopened again in 1962 and used as a geriatric facility until sometime in 1980.

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And The Kentucky State Movie Is…

We have a state bird (cardinal), a state beverage (milk), and even a state butterfly (viceroy), but did you know, unofficially, Kentucky has a state movie?

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Black Bears Spotted, Now A Gray Wolf Is Taken Down In Kentucky

The summer of 2013 in the Bluegrass State won't only be remembered as one of the coolest. I have never heard of so many foreign furry friends visiting Kentucky ever.

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Where Does Kentucky Rank in the Most and Least Expensive States to Live in the US?

So, you think living in Kentucky is tough? Nah, it's cheap. Want to live in Hawaii? Most expensive state in the union. According to a report by  CNBC, which studied how much it cost for  the average home, gallon of milk and some ground beef, monthly energy bill rates and a typical doctors' appointment and they come up with the most expensive states to live.

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NCAA Bracket Invitations=Panic Attack

I don't how it happened, but "March Madness" snuck up on me this year. This week, I received at least three email invitations and one Facebook message to get in on an NCAA pool. The good thing about joining an online pool is, you usually don't have to make a monetary investment and you can win some sweet prizes, including money. But isn't spending money to make money the honorable thing to do? I fall for it everytime.

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Dave Spencer Has a Ghostly Encounter on a Bowling Green Bridge [VIDEO]

My sister gave me a cool book for Christmas called "Weird Kentucky." It's full of odd facts, strange happenings, bizarre history, and generally kooky information about the Bluegrass State. It also lays out the locations where you can go to encounter ghosts.

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Murray State Is Undefeated No More

It's a good thing I have a smart phone or I wouldn't have seen the breaking news on Twitter. #9 Murray State was the last undefeated team in the country. Thursday night, Tennessee State beat the Racers at home 72-68, proving the Ohio Valley Conference is no joke.

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‘Bluegrass & Backroads’ Premieres Sunday Morning on KET [VIDEO]

I want Bob Schrader's job! And if I can't have that one, I'll take Matt Hilton's. Actually, it wouldn't be a good idea for either of those events to come to pass. Bob and Matt are the creators of "Bluegrass & Backroads," a KET program that explores the qualities, lives, and stories that are unique to Kentucky. As you know, I love to travel. And these guys get paid to do it!  Without them, we wouldn't have one of the coolest shows on television.

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