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Afternoon update: Man escapes from Ky. prison

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Good afternoon. Here are some of the stories we are working on for tonight's Heartland News and kfvs12.com.

Headlines

Two inmates have escaped a Ky. prison. Police say one man helped to rob the US Bank branch on Bridge Street in Paducah on January 19, 2010.

A Paducah man was sent to the hospital after losing control of his motorcycle on Sunday afternoon.

Arnold Wyrick reports nice weather set the stage for this year's southern Illinois Irish Festival in Carbondale.

Holly Brantley talked to people today about the new privacy changes on Facebook, and if their online habits have changed because of the new settings.

Jamie Travers will have your StormTeam 7-Day forecast to start off your work week.

Chad Fryman will have scores and highlights from today's NFL action as well as news from the Cardinals playoff game tonight.

Join us tonight for Heartland News at 9 on Fox23 and Heartland News at 10 on KFVS12.

Have a good evening,

James Long
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