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Man Accused Of Sexually Assaulting Woman As She Slept

Posted On August 21, 2014

(Burlington, KY) -- A Kentucky man is accused of sexually assaulting a woman while she slept. Thirty-three-year-old Zachariah Sitterding is charged in Boone County with unwanted sexual contact and deviate sexual intercourse. The victim, who knows Sitterding, told police she awoke to find him accosting her. He allegedly confessed, and was booked into the county…

Report: Dollars Go Further In Kentucky

Posted On August 21, 2014

(Louisville, KY) -- Kentucky's low cost of living is being highlighted in a nationwide survey. The Tax Foundation says 100-dollars will go further than face value in the state, with a "real value" of 112-dollars-61-cents. The watchdog group used federal economic data to find 100-dollars won't get as much in the District of Columbia, but…

Bridge Toll Decisions Being Decided

Posted On August 21, 2014

(Louisville, KY) -- Kentucky and Indiana officials are getting closer to an agreement on tolls to cross the Ohio River Bridges. The states are leaning toward delaying toll collections until all the new crossings open in 2016. Original plans called for tolling to begin on each span once they open to traffic. The tolls would…

McConnell, Grimes Meet With Farm Bureau

Posted On August 21, 2014

(Louisville, KY) -- There is no shortage of sparring left in the campaign for Kentucky's U.S. Senate seat. Senator Mitch McConnell and Secretary of State Alison Lundergan Grimes faced off yesterday before the Kentucky Farm Bureau. They debated some agriculture policies while battling over McConnell's committee absences and Grimes' use of an allegedly deeply-discounted tour…

Kentucky Man Wins Lottery Five Times

Posted On August 21, 2014

(Undated) -- A Kentucky resident is a million dollars richer, after buying five winning lottery tickets. Lottery officials say the unidentified winner bought five tickets all with the same numbers. When those digits were picket, it multiplied the 200-thousand dollar KY Cash Ball Game prize to a cool million. Officials say most players usually choose…