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First 72 on You campaign to help you stay safe and healthy in cold...

Spotlighting cold weather preparedness efforts to remind Kentuckians of the dangers of carbon monoxide poisoning, hypothermia and food-borne illness from possible power outages and cold weather conditions.
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KSP: Winter driving tips

With winter weather on the way, Kentucky State Police are asking drivers to use extra caution when on the roads.
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State transportation crews ready for winter weather

Salt supplies, trained maintenance crews and 1,400 plow trucks are ready to respond during this snow and ice season.
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UK spokesman answers safety questions after bogus threat

Student reporters at the Kentucky Kernel told ABC 36 the bogus threat still has their classmates asking a lot of questions about their safety.
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People express concerns over Liberty Road safety

LEXINGTON, Ky. (WTVQ) - People who live along Lexington's Liberty Road say it's not just busy, it's dangerous. Last Friday, a man was hit...

KSP Post 10 to conduct more safety checkpoints

The Kentucky State Police, Post 10, Harlan, which provides coverage for Harlan, Bell and Knox counties, will be conducting periodic traffic safety checkpoints at locations approved by the Kentucky State Police Policy and Procedures Manual.
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Madison Co. Schools ready for the school year

Madison County Schools are ready for a safe school year and so is school resource officer Whitney Maupin. 
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New Rule Protects Health and Safety in Public Housing

LEXINGTON, Ky (WTVQ)- There's a new rule taking effect today that protects health and safety in public housing by providing a smoke-free environment for...
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Dump truck crash worries neighbors, drivers

Dump truck drivers in Georgetown say they got a safety reminder Thursday after two trucks crashed outside a quarry. The crash left a line of other drivers stuck, waiting to get to work.
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FCPS board votes on tax hike to fund school safety

Wednesday night, the Fayette County School Board is meeting to vote on a tax hike that would fund a school safety plan.
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New “three-foot” bike law to go in effect Saturday

Several new laws are set to go in effect Saturday. Among those is one focusing on road safety, specifically for bicyclists.
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Community wants bridge connecting Scott, Woodford Counties fixed

A bridge that connects Scott and Woodford counties has been closed for nearly two years, for safety reasons. Some people don't like the delay in fixing it.

Recreational Zip lines, similar devices must be registered in Kentucky

A new law was passed in 2016 directing the department to regulate aerial recreational devices. The deadline to register is quickly approaching.
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What mistake to avoid when driving this holiday weekend

A fatal crash in Clark County serves as a reminder to stay safe during this busy holiday weekend.
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Metal detectors installed, in use at Lexington high school

Fayette County Schools are working on ways to make their classrooms safer. This week, some of their plans are going into action.
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REACTION: School district approves fixed metal detectors

The Fayette County Board of Education has approved fixed metal detectors inside schools, starting with Frederick Douglass High School.
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Lexington street closures announced ahead of possible post game gatherings

Street closures announced ahead of possible post game gatherings in Lexington as Kentucky advances in the NCAA Tournament.
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US 62 improvement project to begin in Harrison County

A highway safety improvement project will soon begin in the U.S. 62 in Harrison County.
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Town hall for concerned Henry Clay parents, students

A meeting was held at Henry Clay High School, opening the floor for discussion over an incident last Thursday.

Senate Panel approves bicycle-safety bill

Legislation aimed at increasing roadway safety for both motor vehicles and bicyclists passed the Senate Transportation committee today.

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