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Amtrak train from Vermont to DC derails

Authorities say an Amtrak train headed to Washington, D.C., has derailed in central Vermont.

Families of fallen firefighters to be escorted to National Memorial

6 families of fallen firefighters from across Kentucky will be escorted by the Kentucky Fire Commission to the 34th Annual Fallen Firefighters Memorial in Emmitsburg, Maryland.

Franklin Co. Humane Society to observe National Feral Cat Day Oct. 16

The Franklin Co. Humane Society will recognize National Feral Cat Day (NFCD) on October 16.

Kentucky mine rescue team member wins national competition

A member of the Kentucky Coal Academy Mine Rescue team has taken a top award at a national coal mine rescue competition.

Fort Smith group suing federal government over 2011 fire

The Fort Chaffee Redevelopment Authority has filed a lawsuit against the federal government over a 2011 fire that destroyed a World War II-era hospital complex.

Danville police set for National Prescription Drug Take Back Initiative

The Danville Police Department has announced it is partnering with the Drug Enforcement Administration for the National Prescription Drug Take Back Initiative.

Wrecked cars revving up visits to National Corvette Museum

The car-swallowing hole has been fixed but not forgotten at the National Corvette Museum in Kentucky.

Park says pipeline proposal poses threat to cave’s resources

The National Park Service says a plan to change an aging pipeline near Mammoth Cave National Park from carrying natural gas to natural gas liquids poses a threat to the cave's ecological systems.

Public may submit project proposals for national forest

The public is being asked to submit project proposals that would benefit public lands and natural resources in the Daniel Boone National Forest.

Street rods arriving in Louisville for national show

Louisville expects to be host this week to more than 11,000 vintage vehicles and 30,000 visitors when the National Street Rod Association's 46th annual Street Rod Nationals Plus gets underway.

Mississippi River counties pool resources to bring tourists

Carlisle, Ballard, Hickman and Fulton counties are combining resources to promote tourism along the Kentucky Great River Road National Scenic Byway.

Beshear satisfied with National Guard security

Kentucky Gov. Steve Beshear says he and Adjutant Gen. Edward Tonini are satisfied with the security policies in place for the state's National Guard facilities and recruiting stations following the shooting death of five servicemen in Tennessee last week.

Visitors to Kentucky’s national parks can earn patch

Visitors to all five national parks in Kentucky can earn a special free commemorative patch in recognition of the National Park Service 2016 centennial.

National panel to discuss 2013 Afghanistan plane crash

The National Transportation Safety Board will discuss the cargo plane crash in Afghanistan that killed all seven crew members.

Day dedicated to cancer survivors celebrated at Lexington hospital

A Lexington hospital took time Sunday to celebrate strong people who've beaten cancer.

Fayette Co. Schools score high in national survey

Henry Clay, Lafayette, and Tates Creek high school earned high marks in a U.S. News and World Reports survey.

Dunbar HS student earns national archery award

Marissa Phillips was named High School Girls Champion in the National Archery in Schools Program.

Land Between the Lakes plants 42 acres of native pine trees

Land Between the Lakes National Recreation Area has planted about 29,000 shortleaf pine seedlings on 42 acres where non-native loblolly pines once grew.

National drug czar attending Kentucky drug court graduation

National drug czar Michael Botticelli is speaking this week in south-central Kentucky as 13 people graduate from drug court.

Suicide prevention key focus of Ky. Nat’l Guard PSA

A PSA from the Kentucky National Guard aims to reduce the number of military suicides.

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Pulaski County Sheriff’s Office partnering with Speedway for food drive

The Pulaski County Sheriff's Office will be collecting food donations this week outside the Speedway North at 146 S. Hwy 27 in Somerset. 

Another 119 vaccine sites open, rides available; UI update, farm funds, child care money

Governor also announces round-trip free or reduced-cost transportation for vaccination appointments