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Warm waters off West Coast has lingering effects for salmon

SEATTLE (AP) - The mass of warm water known as "the blob" that heated up the North Pacific Ocean has dissipated, but scientists are still seeing the lingering effects of those unusually warm sea surface temperatures on Pacific Northwest salmon and steelhead. Federal research surveys this summer caug

WAVE 3 - 2017-09-17 17:01:03

Kendall found not guilty in Florida trial

After spending ten months in a maximum-security prison in Florida, William Tylor Kendall is back in Campbellsville after being found not guilty of third-degree murder in the death of his girlfriend, Brie Thomas, who passed away in Dec. 2015 due to a fentanyl overdose. Kendall, the son of Teressa G

CENTRAL KENTUCKY NEWS-JOURNAL - 2017-09-18 17:27:00

Campbellsville golfers runner-up at All 'A' Classic State

Campbellsville High School's boys' golf team (318) finished runner-up behind Lexington Christian at theKentucky All "A" State Golf Tournament at Eagles' Nest Country Club in Somerset on Sept. 9. The Eagles coached by Cassidy Scantland Decker were led by senior Alex Doss' 71, which was good enough f

CENTRAL KENTUCKY NEWS-JOURNAL - 2017-09-18 15:44:00

Protesting Venezuelan violinist may seek asylum in US

NEW YORK (AP) - A violinist who became the young face of anti-government protests in Venezuela may soon seek political asylum in the United States. Wuilly Arteaga became well-known after playing somber renditions of Venezuela's national anthem while standing amid clouds of tear gas. During one clash

BOWLING GREEN DAILY NEWS - 2017-09-20 04:13:25

SKYCTC presents 'An Evening with Industry'

GLASGOW - Students, community members and educators from around the region gathered in the Barren County High School auditorium on Tuesday for "An Evening With Industry," an event presented by Southcentral Kentucky Community and Technical College. James McCaslin, vice president of outreach and commu

COMMONWEALTH JOURNAL - 2017-09-20 02:03:00

Women's Fund Impact Grant finalists named

Four local nonprofit groups will be vying for a $100,000 grant. The Women's Fund of South Central Kentucky Tuesday announced the Boys & Girls Club of Franklin-Simpson, Hope House Ministries, Habitat for Humanity and the Foundry Christian Community Center as the four finalists for its fifth annual Im

BOWLING GREEN DAILY NEWS - 2017-09-20 00:15:00

Facebook may be facing an 'era of accountability'

FILE - In this April 12, 2016, file photo, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg speaks during the keynote address at the F8 Facebook Developer Conference in San Francisco. Facebook has unwittingly allowed groups backed by the Russian government to target users with ads. That's after it took months to acknow

BOWLING GREEN DAILY NEWS - 2017-09-19 07:05:15

The Latest: Hurricane Maria again very dangerous Cat 5 storm

MIAMI (AP) - The Latest on tropical weather (all times local): 5:10 a.m. Hurricane Maria has regained Category 5 strength, upping its top wind speeds after it had briefly dropped to a Category 4 storm overnight near the island of Dominica. The U.S. National Hurricane Center in Miami says a hurricane

BOWLING GREEN DAILY NEWS - 2017-09-19 09:40:49

3 soldier remain hospitalized after Fort Bragg explosion

FORT BRAGG, N.C. (AP) - Three soldiers remain hospitalized after last week's deadly training accident at Fort Bragg. The Fayetteville Observer reports the soldiers are being treated on post at Womack Army Medical Center and off the post at an unspecified hospital. Their conditions have not been rele

BOWLING GREEN DAILY NEWS - 2017-09-19 08:07:26

Barren County magistrates tour jail

GLASGOW - On Monday, two members of the Barren County Fiscal Court Jail Committee toured the Barren County Detention Center. It had been about a year since the committee members had toured the facility. Jailer Tracy Bellamy led the tour, which included brief stops to allow magistrates to peek their

GLASGOW DAILY TIMES - 2017-09-19 00:48:00

The Latest: Jose quickens northward trek, no strength change

MIAMI (AP) - The Latest on tropical weather in the Atlantic and Pacific oceans (all times local): 8:30 a.m. Tropical Storm Maria is posing a growing threat to Caribbean islands already devastated by Hurricane Irma. The U.S. National Hurricane Center says Maria is projected to become a major hurrican

BOWLING GREEN DAILY NEWS - 2017-09-17 12:37:17

New Hurricane Maria growing threat to Irma-slammed Caribbean

SANTO DOMINGO, Dominican Republic (AP) - The islands of the eastern Caribbean prepared Sunday to face another potential disaster, with forecasters saying newly formed and likely to strengthen Hurricane Maria was headed for a hit on the Leeward Islands by Monday night. Hurricane or tropical storm war

BOWLING GREEN DAILY NEWS - 2017-09-17 21:37:36

Center for Courageous Kids hosts Community Fun Day

Buy Now Graysea, 13, of Potter Children's Home bowls Sunday during Community Fun Day at the Center for Courageous Kids in Scottsville. Austin Anthony/photo@bgdailynews.com Max, 6, of the Potter Children's Home shoots an arrow during the Community Fun Day on Sunday, Sept. 17, 2017, at the Center for

BOWLING GREEN DAILY NEWS - 2017-09-18 14:30:00

Births at The Medical Center

Births recorded at The Medical Center: Sept. 1, 2017, a girl to Ryan Blankenship and Renee Turner of Scottsville; and a boy to Richard and Monica Brannon of Bowling Green. Sept. 2, 2017, a girl to Harrison and Rachel Cook of Bowling Green; a boy to Slater and Kristen Mounts of Bowling Green; a boy t

BOWLING GREEN DAILY NEWS - 2017-09-17 14:51:00

Johnson deposed in $3 million wrongful death suit

A Casey County man being sued for $3 million in a wrongful death claim answered questions on July 6 in a deposition held at the Marion County Judicial Center. The deposition was filed in the Casey County Circuit Court Clerk's Office Sept. 13. The plaintiffs in the suit, Sierra Skipper, and her sist

CASEYNEWS.NET - 2017-09-19 23:18:00

43rd Apple Festival kicks off

Saying this year's Apple Festival will be the biggest and best is something festival chairwoman Deva Hair says every year. "It really is as we have more vendors and events for every member of the family," said Hair. Magic Apple Hunt New this year is the Magic Apple Hunt, which begins at 10 a.m. Fr

CASEYNEWS.NET - 2017-09-19 23:16:00

Home and garden show set for Oct. 14

A local home improvement contractor is hosting a home and garden show on Oct. 14 at the Central Kentucky AG/EXPO Center. Mindi Hibpshman, along with her husband, Curt, and other family members, saw a need for this type of event. "When we were in California and we had our business out there, the co

CASEYNEWS.NET - 2017-09-19 23:13:00

Working on recovery: Liberty Place helps raise money for hurricane relief

Every month, The Liberty Place Recovery Center for Women hosts a car wash. Typically, the money raised is donated to the women in the program to help support them with basic needs. However, this month, the women who are working on recovering themselves decided to donate the money to Hurricane Harvey

RICHMOND REGISTER - 2017-09-19 02:41:00

What's Happening at the Library?: Liberty Road performing at 'Concert on the Lawn'

The library will present another Concert on the Lawn from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. Friday. In June and July, the library sponsored lawn concerts with percussionist Tripp Bratton and gypsy jazz guitarist Bruce Lewis. The people who came had a great time and asked for more. This Friday's concert will mark th

WINCHESTER SUN - 2017-09-18 14:33:44

Attorneys general in Appalachia pressure, sue health insurers over opioids

HUNTINGTON, W. Va. - The nation's advancing opioid epidemic has officials and lawmakers in the most impacted states taking on the entities they deem responsible for skyrocketing drug addiction and overdose numbers. Kentucky Attorney General Andy Beshear and West Virginia Attorney General Patrick Mor

WAYNE COUNTY OUTLOOK - 2017-09-19 19:55:00