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Mind Over Platter: Mindful Eating Might Trim Region’s Obesity

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Candy, candy canes, candy corn and syrup. Those are the four basic food groups according to Buddy the Elf. And this time of year, the gluttonous season, it seems like he is onto something. But researchers say that mindful eating –choosing quality over quantity and savoring your meals instead of, say, plowing through another pint… Read More

KY Troopers Ready For Holiday Travelers

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FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) – Kentucky State Police will be participating in the Thanksgiving holiday enforcement period starting at 6 p.m. Wednesday and running through Sunday night. Trooper Josh Brashears says Thanksgiving is a heavily traveled weekend, and officers will be on roads statewide watching for unsafe driving, including impaired driving and safety belt violations. Last… Read More

Uber-Like Service for Rural America Being Launched by Valerie Lefler


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Valerie Lefler is a young entrepreneur and innovator. Nationally, she is launching an “Uber-like” service for rural American that works together with existing transportation services and supplements options for rural residents. Lefler is the Chief Executive Officer of Liberty Mobility Now, Inc. – currently headquartered in Nebraska. The demand for her services has exploded over… Read More

Health Care For Miners Ending

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CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) – West Virginia’s U.S. senators say they have joined 20 colleagues in a letter to Senate and House leaders calling for the passage this year of legislation to protect health care for 12,500 retired coal miners. Sens. Joe Manchin and Shelley Moore Capito say retirees and their families will otherwise lose health… Read More