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Some miners in Eastern Ky. are out of job again; the state offering some relief

During the coronaviurs outbreak many Kentuckians are filing for unemployment benefits, but for some coal miners in Eastern Kentucky this is the second time in less than a year they're jobless.

Benefit concert in Prestonsburg for Blackjewel miners postponed

A benefit concert in Prestonsburg scheduled for Sunday, August 25, has been postponed, according to show organizers.  No makeup date has been set.

Coal company compliance over wage bonds under investigation

Coal company compliance over wage bonds under investigation

Music for Miners to benefit Blackjewel miners, families

Two benefit concerts are scheduled in Pineville Aug. 16 and 24.

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McConnell uses a Democrat’s quote in first attack ad of general election

The ad features criticisms from newspapers of McConnell's opponent during the June Primary.
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New program encourages hiring people with criminal records, Lexington restaurant already on it

A new program is encouraging businesses to hire people with a criminal record, but for one Lexington restaurant, that’s nothing new.

McConnell: Congress working on funding to get children back in class

Senator Mitch McConnell says he knows it will be expensive to get children back in the classroom this fall amidst the pandemic.