WINCHESTER, Ky. (AP) - Two fire crews from Kentucky are heading west to help battle wildfires there.
The Daniel Boone National Forest says the Kentucky Interagency Coordination Center mobilized two fire crews Sunday. The crews were joined in Knoxville, Tennessee, by three more crews from Virginia.
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) - A Kentucky brewery plans to boost production by more than 400 percent with a new plant in Louisville. Gov. Steve Beshear's office said yesterday that Against the Grain Brewery is expanding with a new production and packaging plant in the Portland neighborhood in western Louisville. The company expects to create 20 new jobs as a result of the expansion.
APPALACHIA, Va. (AP) - Arch Coal says it is idling the Cumberland River Coal Company complex in Wise County, Virginia, and Letcher County, Kentucky. Officials say more than 210 full-time positions are being eliminated by the move at those operations, which produce metallurgical coal for the manufacture of steel.
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) - U.S. Sen. Rand Paul says Fort Knox has been talked about as a possible site to temporarily house immigrant children pouring across the country's border. But a Democratic congressman indicates the Army post is not under consideration as a place to shelter young migrants.
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