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Arsenic-laced soil being tested near mobile homes in Montgomery County

A state environmental response team began taking more extensive soil samples Tuesday to test for higher-than-normal arsenic levels along a rural Montgomery County road. The sampling took place along Long Lane, a gravel road lined with mobile homes about five miles northwest of Mount Sterling. The sampling is being done at and near a former wood-treatment company that closed decades ago.

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Bourbon-fueled fire tornado

Video of fire whirl outside Jim Beam in 2003 inspired formal academic study on the phenomenon and how it could be used to clean up oil spills. The video of the Jim Beam fire whirl was posted online in 2011.

State

Several police agencies search farm in case of missing woman

The Nelson County Sheriff’s Office executed a search warrant on the farm of Rose Mary Houck on Paschal Ballard Lane and an adjoining property Tuesday morning. The Sheriff’s office was assisted by the FBI, Louisville Metro Police and other agencies, including assistance from K-9 units.

National

Kentucky lawmaker says governor left threatening voicemail

Days after Matt Bevin took office in December, the Republican governor went to work on an ambitious project: persuading some Democratic state representatives from conservative districts to switch parties, giving Republicans control of the state House for the first time since 1920.

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Bourbon-fueled fire tornado

Video of fire whirl outside Jim Beam in 2003 inspired formal academic study on the phenomenon and how it could be used to clean up oil spills. The video of the Jim Beam fire whirl was posted online in 2011.
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Bourbon-fueled fire tornado 0:51

Bourbon-fueled fire tornado

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Video clip from 'Harry Caudill: A Man of Courage'

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Suspect sets himself on fire during attempted arson

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Willis Lee's Olympic medals