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2013-12-05 12:23:09

Utilities to be merged by the end of 2013 PITTSBURGH, Dec. 5, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Peoples Natural Gas announced today that the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) has granted all of its required approvals to the transaction with EQT Corporation (NYSE: EQT) for the Peoples Natural Gas purchase of EQT's natural gas distribution business, Equitable Gas Company, LLC. Prior to today's ruling, the transaction received clearance by the Federal Trade Commission under the...

2013-12-04 16:28:31

Leading Lifeline carrier helps customers affected by Nov. 18 storms in Indiana, Illinois and Kentucky COVINGTON, Ga., Dec. 4, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Life Wireless(TM), a cellular provider offering free phone service through the federal Lifeline program, is providing 100 extra minutes at no charge to customers in Indiana, Illinois and Kentucky who were affected by tornadoes that touched down in those states on Nov. 18. "Our thoughts and prayers go out to those affected by these...

2013-12-01 23:03:54

LN Periodontics now provides its Louisville, KY patients with a minimally invasive alternative to traditional gum grafting surgery. Louisville, KY (PRWEB) December 01, 2013 LN Periodontics patients can now elect to undergo The Chao Pinhole Surgical Technique, a cutting-edge minimally invasive procedure that treats receding gums without cutting or suturing. Louisville, KY periodontist Dr. Doug Lowy is at the forefront of this progressive new treatment. The Chao Pinhole Surgical Technique,...

2013-11-30 23:21:07

Residents of Louisville should educate themselves about the major hearing aid styles available and then make an appointment with a Hearing Aid Dispenser to be fit with the best hearing aid for their lifestyle. Louisville, KY (PRWEB) November 30, 2013 The numerous distinct styles of hearing aids and the many different abbreviations employed to describe them make it challenging for novice shoppers to perform their own research.To clear up some of the confusion, Hear in Kentucky Hearing Aid...

2013-11-19 23:30:20

Positive rulings come down for plaintiffs as judges in two states deny efforts by Bayer Pharmaceuticals to dismiss claims made by women about spontaneous migration and perforation. National network of attorneys continues to offer free legal consultations for consumers seeking compensation over IUD allegations. San Diego, CA (PRWEB) November 19, 2013 http://www.resource4thepeople.com/defectivemedicaldevices/mirena-IUD-lawsuits.html Resource4thePeople announced today in its latest update...

2013-11-19 23:27:20

All American Chimney Service of Louisville KY released a new video describing its business and best industry practices recently. Louisville, KY (PRWEB) November 19, 2013 All American Chimney Service of Louisville KY released a new video describing its business and best industry practices recently. The video is meant to describe the business and industry best practices for Chimney Repair Louisville KY and Chimney Sweep Louisville KY. All American Chimney Service was started in 2006 when...

2013-11-19 16:48:01

Offset round-bale unroller makes mulching more efficient in organic mulch trials John Wilhoit and Timothy Coolong from the University of Kentucky have introduced a new technology that can make the application of organic mulches more efficient. The research team from the University of Kentucky premiered their new invention in the August issue of HortTechnology. The team altered a conventional round-bale unroller and designed experiments to document its efficiency. "We modified an unroller...

2013-11-15 23:20:27

Kentucky law firm Gray & White, which represents a number of hip replacement victims, announces increase in projected DePuy ASR Mass Tort settlement. Louisville, KY (PRWEB) November 15, 2013 Each year, people across the United States have hip replacement surgery. When they do, they trust that the implant put into their bodies will enable them to regain the mobility they lost after a serious injury. For thousands of people, this was allegedly not the case when they received a DePuy ASR...

2013-11-14 23:29:13

Nine local high schools face off in challenges coming from real world situations provided by Louisville based businesses. Louisville, KY (PRWEB) November 14, 2013 DRE, Inc. — a premier medical and surgical equipment provider — played host to Atherton High School students recently as part of the company’s participation in Amazing Global Marketplace. AGM is an educational program and competition that partners Louisville companies with teams from local high schools to simulate...

2013-11-14 23:01:50

After 33 months on death row for killing her infant son, Sabrina Butler was exonerated. Barbourville, KY (PRWEB) November 14, 2013 Next week, the Union College community will hear from the only woman in the United States to be exonerated from death row. On Wednesday, Nov. 20, Sabrina Butler, who was released from death row after a long and horrific battle, will be on campus as part of the “Kentucky Exoneree Tour,” sponsored by the Kentucky Coalition to Abolish the Death Penalty and...


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Daniel Boone National Forest
2014-01-20 14:32:45

The Daniel Boone National Forest is the only national forest that is completely within the boundaries of Kentucky. When it was established in 1937, it was originally named the Cumberland National Forest, after the core region called the Cumberland Purchase Unit. Roughly 2,100,000 acres are encompassed within its current proclamation boundary, of which 706,000 acres are owned and managed by the United States Department of Agriculture Forest Service, up from about 620,000 acres in the early to...

Mammoth Cave National Park
2013-04-25 16:05:17

Mammoth Cave National Park is located in the state of Kentucky in the United States. The park holds 52,830 acres of land that was once inhabited by Native Americans. Many mummies and artifacts have been found in Mammoth Cave and surrounding caves to support this. It is thought that first man of European descent to visit the area was John Houchin or Francis Houchin. The legend says that one of the brothers was hunting a wounded bear that entered the cave to hide. The first documented discovery...

2012-06-14 11:14:09

Symbol: RIKE Group: Lichen Family: Physciaceae Growth Habit: Lichenous Native Status: NA    N Classification:       Kingdom   Fungi – Fungi Division   Ascomycota – Sac fungi Class   Ascomycetes Order   Lecanorales Family   Physciaceae Genus   Rinodina (Ach.) A. Gray – rinodina lichen Species   Rinodina kentuckyensis Fink – Kentucky rinodina lichen

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2012-06-14 12:40:31

Symbol: POPRP2 Group: Monocot Family: Poaceae Duration: Perennial Growth Habit: Graminoid Native Status: L48    N AK    I HI    I PR    I CAN    I SPM    I Synonyms:   POAG Poa agassizensis B. Boivin & D. Löve   POAN6 Poa angustifolia L.   POPRA Poa pratensis L. ssp. agassizensis (B. Boivin & D. Löve) Roy L. Taylor & MacBryde   POPRA2 Poa pratensis L. ssp....

2012-06-14 12:40:33

Symbol: POPRC Group: Monocot Family: Poaceae Duration: Perennial Growth Habit: Graminoid Native Status: AK    I CAN    N GL    N Synonyms:   POALC2 Poa alpigena Lindm. ssp. colpodea (Th. Fr.) Jurtzev & V.V. Petrovsky   POALC3 Poa alpigena Lindm. var. colpodea (Th. Fr.) Schol.   POPRC2 Poa pratensis L. var. colpodea (Th. Fr.) Soreng   POPRV Poa pratensis L. var. vivipara (Malmgr.) B. Boivin Distribution: County...

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