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  Police in Murray are getting a pay raise. The Murray City Council recently passed an ordinance to increase police wages through a pay progression program beginning next week.

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Economic development officials in Murray say a newly completed 62,000 square foot spec building just north of town is garnering attention from prospective businesses. 

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A food processing facility in Murray associated with a national supermarket chain is expanding in Murray and city officials have agreed to help. 

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A Korean automotive parts maker is investing 50 million dollars to build a new facility in Murray, creating 120 full-time jobs.

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  A theater program that gives children with disabilities a chance to express themselves on stage in Murray and 26 other venues is the recipient of national honors.

Murray Man Pleads Guilty to Sex Offenses

Nov 6, 2017
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A Murray Man arrested for sex offenses appeared in Calloway Circuit court Monday to enter into a guilty plea agreement.

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Saturday Afternoon: The Division of Water has notified the Murray Water System that the boil water order has been lifted, effective immediately, for all customers in the System, including districts and customers of South 641 (Hazel), District 2 and Dexter/Almo Heights.

This is according to a release from the City of Murray sent at 12:15 p.m. 

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A local alcohol beverage company is suing the City of Murray over an alcohol sales tax that they claim is “excessive.”


  The Murray City Council will hear a committee presentation Thursday night to consider moving forward with the implementation of a city payroll tax.

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The Purchase Area Sexual Assault and Child Advocacy Center in Murray now has funding for video equipment to conduct forensic interviews with children who may have been sexually abused.