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UAW official: GM's offer came too late to avoid strike

DETROIT (AP) — A strike by over 49,000 United Auto workers against General Motors could have been averted had the company made its latest o… Read more

The Latest: Michigan governor supports striking GM workers

DETROIT (AP) — The Latest on the United Auto Workers strike against General Motors (all times local): Read more

After bankruptcy filing, Purdue Pharma may not be off hook

Purdue Pharma filed for bankruptcy in the first step in a complex, multibillion-dollar plan by the maker of OxyContin to settle thousands o… Read more

National/World News

Trump: US locked and loaded for response to attack on Saudis

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — A weekend drone attack on Saudi Arabia that cut into global energy supplies and halved the kingdom's oil… Read more

CBD vapes spiked with dangerous drugs for sale across US

Jay Jenkins says he hesitated when a buddy suggested they vape CBD. Read more

Warren offers anti-corruption plan central to her campaign

NEW YORK (AP) — Elizabeth Warren has released a sweeping anti-government corruption proposal, providing a detailed policy roadmap for a fig… Read more

Sports

Pineiro's 53-yard field goal lifts Bears past Broncos 16-14

DENVER (AP) — Eddy Pineiro won Chicago's nerve-wracking kicking competition. Read more

Brissett spoils Titans' opener, rallying Colts to 19-17 win

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Another quarterback, another victory for the Colts against the Titans. Read more

Nadal to open in ATP Cup in Perth; Djokovic on east coast

SYDNEY (AP) — U.S. Open champion Rafael Nadal will start his 2020 season on the opposite side of Australia to Novak Djokovic and Roger Fede… Read more

Business

Union votes to strike at General Motors' US plants

DETROIT (AP) — Roughly 49,000 workers at General Motors plants in the U.S. plan to go on strike just before midnight Sunday, but talks betw… Read more

UAW official: GM's offer came too late to avoid strike

DETROIT (AP) — A strike by over 49,000 United Auto workers against General Motors could have been averted had the company made its latest o… Read more

The Latest: Michigan governor supports striking GM workers

DETROIT (AP) — The Latest on the United Auto Workers strike against General Motors (all times local): Read more

Entertainment

Rocker Ric Ocasek, frontman of The Cars, dead at 75

NEW YORK (AP) — Ric Ocasek, The Cars frontman whose deadpan vocal delivery and lanky, sunglassed look defined a rock era with chart-topping… Read more

"It" is tops again; "Hustlers" full of flash at box office

LOS ANGELES (AP) — It wasn't quite enough to take down Pennywise the clown, but Jennifer Lopez and the scheming strippers of "Hustlers" top… Read more

'Handmaid's Tale,' 'Mrs. Maisel' guest stars capture Emmys

LOS ANGELES (AP) — A trio of Emmy-honored actors are winners again for their guest performances in TV series, joined by an awards newcomer. Read more

Opinion

In a noisy, busy world, find time to breathe

Surely I turned the alarm off the night before. Read more

Newspapers counteract ignorance

If you’re reading this, you probably voted in the last election, and you’ll probably vote in the next one, too. Readers of community newspa… Read more

Can we create a culture to honor God again?

Can we create a culture to honor God again? Read more

Upcoming Events

Resource and Expungement Expo

Join us on October 7th at Kentucky Career Center JobNet (755 Industrial Road, Madisonville) for a R… Read more

Elkton HarvestFest

Join us for HarvestFest on Saturday, October 5, 2019, when Historic Public Square in downtown Elkto… Read more

Christ the King BBQ Picnic

Christ the King Catholic Church, Madisonville Read more

Weather Today

Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid 90s and lows in the upper 60s.

Today

96° 69°

Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid 90s and lows in the upper 60s.

Humidity:41%
Cloud Coverage:%
Wind:NW at 7 mph
Chance of Rain:10%
UV Index:7 High
Sunrise:06:32:59 AM
Sunset:06:56:35 PM

This Week's Forecast

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Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid 90s and lows in the upper 60s.Mon
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Times of sun and clouds. Highs in the low 90s and lows in the mid 60s.Tue
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A few clouds. Highs in the low 90s and lows in the mid 60s.Wed
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More sun than clouds. Highs in the low 90s and lows in the upper 60s.Thu
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Mix of sun and clouds. Highs in the upper 80s and lows in the mid 60s.Fri
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Mix of sun and clouds. Highs in the upper 80s and lows in the upper 60s.Sat
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Mix of sun and clouds. Highs in the upper 80s and lows in the upper 60s.Sun
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