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May 24, 2009 4:00 AM

Federal grants subsidize airport, airline in congressman's hometown

Lake Cumberland Regional Airport's new $3 million, federally funded commercial terminal sat virtually empty for three years while renovations were completed and local officials struggled to persuade a carrier to provide service to rural Somerset, Ky., population about 12,000.

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