2 Louisville-Area Power Plants Cut Toxic Air Pollution
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2 Louisville-Area Power Plants Cut Toxic Air Pollution

New data from the Environmental Protection Agency shows Louisville's two largest power plants have dramatically cut air pollution through tighter smokestack controls.
Allen Co. to Vote on Whether to Allow Liquor Sales
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Allen Co. to Vote on Whether to Allow Liquor Sales

An upcoming election will determine whether liquor sales will be allowed in Allen County.
Attendance Up in 2016 at National Corvette Museum
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Attendance Up in 2016 at National Corvette Museum

A Kentucky museum devoted to Corvettes had its second-highest attendance numbers in 2016.
Community College to Offer Historic Preservation Classes
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Community College to Offer Historic Preservation Classes

A community college in northern Kentucky plans to start offering historic preservation arts courses next month.
World Cornhole Championships Set for Kentucky in July
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World Cornhole Championships Set for Kentucky in July

Cornhole, a game made popular in backyards and at football tailgate parties, is holding its world championships in Kentucky this summer.
Kentucky Man Pleads Guilty in June 2016 Death of Ex-Wife
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Kentucky Man Pleads Guilty in June 2016 Death of Ex-Wife

A northern Kentucky man has admitted in court to killing his ex-wife.
UofL Board Appoints New Interim School President
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UofL Board Appoints New Interim School President

The University of Louisville's board of trustees has elected a new chairman and appointed an interim school president in its first meeting since being formed by Gov. Matt Bevin.
Businessman Pleads Guilty in Jail Expansion Kickback Scheme
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Businessman Pleads Guilty in Jail Expansion Kickback Scheme

Federal prosecutors say a business owner has pleaded guilty for his role in a conspiracy that included kickbacks and concealment of costs associated with work performed on the Fulton County Detention Center expansion project.
WKU Board Announces Preferred Presidential Candidate
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WKU Board Announces Preferred Presidential Candidate

Western Kentucky University's Board of Regents has targeted an official from the University of Kansas to become the university's next president.
Kentucky’s Unemployment Rate Holds at 4.8 Percent
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Kentucky’s Unemployment Rate Holds at 4.8 Percent

Kentucky's unemployment rate stayed at 4.8 percent in December.
School District to Handcuff Students Only as Last Resort
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School District to Handcuff Students Only as Last Resort

A Kentucky school district has reached a settlement with the Justice Department to change how unruly students are subdued.
Police: About 100 Pounds of Marijuana Found in Home
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Police: About 100 Pounds of Marijuana Found in Home

Police say a Louisville man is facing a drug trafficking charge after officers found about 100 pounds of marijuana at his home.
Funds to Train Workers in Kentucky, Ohio, West Virginia
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Funds to Train Workers in Kentucky, Ohio, West Virginia

Marshall University is receiving a $1.3 million grant from the Appalachian Regional Commission to train community health workers in coal counties in eastern Kentucky, southern Ohio and parts of West Virginia.
Operation UNITE Wins Grant to Combat Drug Abuse in Ky.
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Operation UNITE Wins Grant to Combat Drug Abuse in Ky.

The Appalachian Regional Commission has approved a $100,000 grant for Operation UNITE to continue fighting drug abuse in southern and eastern Kentucky.
Kentucky Granted Real ID Extension Through June 6
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Kentucky Granted Real ID Extension Through June 6

Kentuckians can use their drivers' licenses to enter certain federal buildings until at least June 6 after the U.S. government granted the state more time to comply with a federal law.
Kentucky Police Sergeant’s Name Released in Fatal Shooting
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Kentucky Police Sergeant’s Name Released in Fatal Shooting

Authorities have released the name of a western Kentucky police officer who fatally shot a man earlier this week.
Beshear to Announce Research Project for Rape Kit Backlog
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Beshear to Announce Research Project for Rape Kit Backlog

Democratic Attorney General Andy Beshear is teaming up with the University of Louisville for a research project involving the state's rape kit backlog.
Grimes Meets with Chinese Embassy Officials to Promote Ky.
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Grimes Meets with Chinese Embassy Officials to Promote Ky.

Kentucky Secretary of State Alison Lundergan Grimes says she met with Chinese Embassy officials this week in hopes of helping cultivate a stronger economic and cultural relationship between the state and the world's most populous country.
More than 74,000 in Kentucky Sign Up For Health Insurance
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More than 74,000 in Kentucky Sign Up For Health Insurance

More than 74,000 Kentuckians have signed up for health insurance through HealthCare.gov as of Jan. 14.
More than 74,000 in Kentucky Sign Up for Health Insurance
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More than 74,000 in Kentucky Sign Up for Health Insurance

More than 74,000 Kentuckians have signed up for health insurance through HealthCare.gov as of Jan. 14.
Abramson Returning to Louisville to Work at Bellarmine
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Abramson Returning to Louisville to Work at Bellarmine

Former longtime Louisville Mayor Jerry Abramson is returning home to take a job at Bellarmine University after working in President Barack Obama's administration.
Feds: McKesson Agrees to Pay $150M in Pill Shipment Case
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Feds: McKesson Agrees to Pay $150M in Pill Shipment Case

Federal prosecutors say McKesson Corp. has agreed to pay $150 million to settle allegations that the drug wholesaler failed to detect and report pharmacies' suspicious orders of prescription pain pills.
Auto Manufacturer Adding 100 Jobs in Western Kentucky
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Auto Manufacturer Adding 100 Jobs in Western Kentucky

An automotive company in western Kentucky is expanding its operation and adding 100 jobs as part of a $26 million investment.
Kentucky, 12 Other States Sue to Block Obama Coal Mining Rule
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Kentucky, 12 Other States Sue to Block Obama Coal Mining Rule

Kentucky and 12 other states have asked a federal court to block final rules from President Barack Obama's administration designed to reduce coal mining's impact on streams.
Report Suggests Louisville Flood Protection, Sewer Upgrades
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Report Suggests Louisville Flood Protection, Sewer Upgrades

Engineering consultants say Louisville's Metropolitan Sewer District needs to spend up to $4.3 billion over the next two decades on its sewage and Ohio River flood protection systems.
Several Beekeeping Workshops Set for 2017
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Several Beekeeping Workshops Set for 2017

Kentucky officials have scheduled several beekeeping workshops around the state through May.
‘Birds of Opulence’ Author Wins Gaines Literary Award
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‘Birds of Opulence’ Author Wins Gaines Literary Award

An African-American writer from Kentucky who explores generations of black women in a fictional Southern township is the 2016 winner of the Ernest J. Gaines Award for Literary Excellence.
Former Smoker Preps for 7 Marathons, on 7 Continents, in 7 Days
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Former Smoker Preps for 7 Marathons, on 7 Continents, in 7 Days

A Kentucky man who once had a two-pack a day smoking habit is now about to complete the ultimate running adventure.
Texas, 13 Other States Sue to Block Obama Coal Mining Rule
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Texas, 13 Other States Sue to Block Obama Coal Mining Rule

Texas and 13 other states have asked a federal court to block final rules from President Barack Obama's administration designed to reduce coal mining's impact on streams.
New UofL Board Similar to Board Bevin Appointed Last Year
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New UofL Board Similar to Board Bevin Appointed Last Year

Republican Gov. Matt Bevin has appointed a new board of trustees for the University of Louisville that is nearly identical to the one he created last year that lead to the school being placed on probation.
Champ’s Artistic Side to be Displayed at Muhammad Ali Center
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Champ’s Artistic Side to be Displayed at Muhammad Ali Center

When Muhammad Ali wasn't jabbing or dancing in the ring, he sometimes dabbled as an artist.
Ice Blamed for Missouri Crash that Killed Kentucky Woman
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Ice Blamed for Missouri Crash that Killed Kentucky Woman

Authorities say a Kentucky woman has died from injuries suffered in a crash on an icy stretch of Interstate 70 in western Missouri.
Study: KY Smokers Spend More Than $1M Over a Lifetime
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Study: KY Smokers Spend More Than $1M Over a Lifetime

With the societal and economic costs of smoking totaling more than $300 billion a year and rising, the personal-finance website WalletHub released its report on The Real Cost of Smoking by State on Tuesday.
Deputies Arrest Wanted Person, Three Others in Warren Co.
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Deputies Arrest Wanted Person, Three Others in Warren Co.

The Warren County Sheriff says four people have been arrested after deputies went to find a wanted person.
Commissioner Quarles: Check Tax Return Box to Fight Hunger
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Commissioner Quarles: Check Tax Return Box to Fight Hunger

Commissioner of Agriculture Ryan Quarles says that the Hunger Task Force, a group of leaders from agriculture, government, business, education, charitable organizations, and the faith community, will come together with the Kentucky Association of Food Banks to attend the Rally to Stop Hunger in Frankfort.
Organization Plans to Count Homeless in Louisville
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Organization Plans to Count Homeless in Louisville

The Coalition for the Homeless says it needs volunteers to conduct its annual homeless count in Louisville this month.
KSP Investigating Deadly Officer-Involved Shooting in Fulton
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KSP Investigating Deadly Officer-Involved Shooting in Fulton

State Police are investigating an officer-involved shooting that left a suspect dead in Fulton on Monday.
Kentucky Rep. Yarmuth Decides to Skip Trump Inauguration
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Kentucky Rep. Yarmuth Decides to Skip Trump Inauguration

A Kentucky congressman says he won't attend President-elect Donald Trump's upcoming inauguration because he objects to Trump's recent behavior, including comments disparaging Rep. John Lewis.
Kentucky has Twice National Rate of Drug-Dependent Babies
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Kentucky has Twice National Rate of Drug-Dependent Babies

Research shows Kentucky had more than twice the national rate of drug-dependent babies in 2013.
Police: Man Stole 2 Cars, One with Child Inside
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Police: Man Stole 2 Cars, One with Child Inside

Police have arrested a man accused of stealing two cars, including one with a child inside that the mother was unable to remove from the vehicle.
Off-Duty Officer Detains Suspect in Stolen Car, DUI Arrest
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Off-Duty Officer Detains Suspect in Stolen Car, DUI Arrest

The Warren County Sheriff says a man is behind bars, thanks, in part, to an off-duty Bowling Green police officer.
Accrediting Agency: UofL Bill Step in Right Direction
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Accrediting Agency: UofL Bill Step in Right Direction

An official at the accrediting agency that placed the University of Louisville on probation says it appears Kentucky lawmakers are "working to address the concerns" that resulted in the sanction.
6 State Lawmakers Owed More than $100k in Pension Benefits
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6 State Lawmakers Owed More than $100k in Pension Benefits

Kentucky taxpayers owe six state lawmakers well over $100,000 year in retirement benefits.
LeRoy Neiman Foundation to Make Donation to Ali Center
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LeRoy Neiman Foundation to Make Donation to Ali Center

The Muhammad Ali Center says it will announce a donation from a foundation established by the artist LeRoy Neiman.
KY Woman Sentenced to 25 Years for Making Child Porn
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KY Woman Sentenced to 25 Years for Making Child Porn

A Shelbyville woman was sentenced to 25 years in federal prison for making child pornography.
KSP Continue Investigation of 1996 Missing Person Case
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KSP Continue Investigation of 1996 Missing Person Case

State Police are asking for help from the public as they continue investigating a missing person case from 1996.
Fort Campbell Soldiers Returning from Iraq Deployment
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Fort Campbell Soldiers Returning from Iraq Deployment

Another group of Fort Campbell soldiers from the 101st Airborne Division is expected to return to the post.
UofL Exhibit Recalls Massive 1937 Flood
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UofL Exhibit Recalls Massive 1937 Flood

An exhibit of memorabilia from the massive 1937 flood that hit the region will be on display later this month at the University of Louisville.
Construction on Bluegrass Music Center Stalled
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Construction on Bluegrass Music Center Stalled

Officials say construction has stalled on the International Bluegrass Music Center in western Kentucky after the Indiana company building the structure filed for bankruptcy.
Carjacking Suspect Arrested After Pursuit on I-71
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Carjacking Suspect Arrested After Pursuit on I-71

A carjacking suspect has been arrested after leading police on a chase on I-71, and crashing in the car he reportedly stole.
For 10th Year, KY Ranked Worst State in U.S. for Animal Protection Laws
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For 10th Year, KY Ranked Worst State in U.S. for Animal Protection Laws

The Animal Legal Defense Fund has rated Kentucky at the very bottom of the country when it comes to animal protection laws in their 2016 U.S. Animal Protection Laws Rankings.
KSP: Drug Charges for Providence Woman Following Traffic Stop
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KSP: Drug Charges for Providence Woman Following Traffic Stop

State Police charged a Providence woman for possession of methamphetamine after a traffic stop led to her arrest.
Flu Level Rises to “Widespread” in Kentucky
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Flu Level Rises to “Widespread” in Kentucky

The Kentucky Department for Public Health (DPH) raised the flu level in the state from “regional” to “widespread.”
Temporary Road Closures in Red River Gorge
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Temporary Road Closures in Red River Gorge

The U.S. Forest Service has temporarily closed four gravel roads to motorized vehicles in the Red River Gorge.
State Pulling Workers Out of 31 Unemployment Offices
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State Pulling Workers Out of 31 Unemployment Offices

The Education and Workforce Development Cabinet is pulling employees out of 31 unemployment centers across the state amid major cuts that the state blames on a lack of federal funding.
Agency Says UofL Probation Due to Governor’s Actions
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Agency Says UofL Probation Due to Governor’s Actions

The accrediting body for the University of Louisville says it has placed the school on probation because Republican Gov. Matt Bevin interfered with the board of trustees' decisions and did not use a "fair process for the dismissal of board members."
Bevin Inquiry Alleges Democrats Coerced Worker Contributions
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Bevin Inquiry Alleges Democrats Coerced Worker Contributions

An investigation by Republican Gov. Matt Bevin is relying on interviews with 16 anonymous state workers to conclude officials in the previous Democratic administration committed "wholesale violations of state law."
Life Sentence Given for Fentanyl-Related Overdose Death
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Life Sentence Given for Fentanyl-Related Overdose Death

Federal prosecutors in Kentucky say the leader of a drug trafficking ring has been sentenced to life in prison for distributing fentanyl that led to an overdose death.
Oklahoma Gets $2 Million Grant for Career-Focused Education
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Oklahoma Gets $2 Million Grant for Career-Focused Education

Oklahoma is one of 10 states chosen to receive funding aimed at improving career-focused education for students.
AG: Human Trafficking One of Fastest Growing Enterprises
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AG: Human Trafficking One of Fastest Growing Enterprises

Attorney General Andy Beshear joined the Truckers Against Trafficking (TAT), the Kentucky Baptist Convention, the Kentucky Hotel and Travel Industry, Free 2 Hope, the Kentucky Trucking Association, WDRB and Catholic Charities of Louisville on Wednesday to raise awareness about one of the nation’s fastest growing criminal enterprises – human trafficking.
LG&E, KU Take Top Two Spots for Highest Customer Satisfaction
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LG&E, KU Take Top Two Spots for Highest Customer Satisfaction

On Wednesday, Louisville Gas and Electric Company and Kentucky Utilities Company were named the top two ranking utilities in the Midwest/Midsize segment when it comes to electric business customer satisfaction.
Man Sentenced for Driving Through Memorial Day Crosses
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Man Sentenced for Driving Through Memorial Day Crosses

A man has been sentenced to three years in jail for driving through a Memorial Day cross display in western Kentucky.
CHFS Seeks Funding for Opioid Abuse
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CHFS Seeks Funding for Opioid Abuse

The Cabinet for Health and Family Services (CHFS) says that recent federal legislation has made funding of up to $10 million dollars available to combat opioid use disorder in Kentucky over the next two years.
UPDATE: AG Willing to Defend State in Suit Against Ultrasound Law
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UPDATE: AG Willing to Defend State in Suit Against Ultrasound Law

Democratic Attorney General Andy Beshear says his office is willing to defend the state against a lawsuit seeking to block a new Kentucky law requiring women to get an ultrasound before an abortion.
Mitch McConnell Suggests Regulations Trump Should Nix
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Mitch McConnell Suggests Regulations Trump Should Nix

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell wants President-elect Donald Trump to overturn certain environmental regulations imposed by President Barack Obama.
Beshear Fires Investigator that Prompted Bevin’s Rebuke
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Beshear Fires Investigator that Prompted Bevin’s Rebuke

Attorney General Andy Beshear has fired an investigator who is accused of giving false testimony that prompted Gov. Matt Bevin to call Beshear's office an embarrassment.
Lockdowns Lifted at Shelby Co. Schools After Gunfire Tue. Morning
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Lockdowns Lifted at Shelby Co. Schools After Gunfire Tue. Morning

Kentucky State Police were trying to find the source of gunfire in a neighborhood near Shelby County High School, which prompted the lockdown of several schools in the area for a portion of Tuesday morning.
Murder Charge After Henry County Shooting
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Murder Charge After Henry County Shooting

Kentucky State Police in Campbellsburg are investigating a shooting in the Pleasureville community of Henry County
$1 Million in Grants Awarded to Clean up Illegal Dumps
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$1 Million in Grants Awarded to Clean up Illegal Dumps

The state's environment cabinet has awarded more than $1 million in grants to Kentucky counties to clean up illegal dumps across the state.
Hartford to Hold Referendum on Alcohol Sales
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Hartford to Hold Referendum on Alcohol Sales

A third city in western Kentucky's Ohio County plans to hold a referendum on alcohol sales.
UPDATE:  Metcalfe County Runaway Found
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UPDATE: Metcalfe County Runaway Found

A 15-year old girl, who authorities say ran away from her foster placement home on January 5, 2017, was found, according to a release from the director of Metcalfe County Emergency Management that came in after midnight on January 10, 2017.
Bell County Sheriff Warns of “Grant Money” Phone Scam
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Bell County Sheriff Warns of “Grant Money” Phone Scam

The Bell County Sheriff's Department is warning the community about a reported phone scam that promised grant money to someone.
Parker Beam, Master Distiller of Kentucky Bourbon, Dies
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Parker Beam, Master Distiller of Kentucky Bourbon, Dies

Parker Beam, longtime master distiller for Kentucky-based Heaven Hill Distilleries, has died after battling amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, better known as Lou Gehrig's disease. He was 75.
GOP Leaders Say Plenty Left to Do When Legislature Returns
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GOP Leaders Say Plenty Left to Do When Legislature Returns

After approving seven bills in five days with no opposition among their ranks, Kentucky Republicans are likely to tackle the thornier issues of taxes and criminal justice reform when they return to Frankfort.
Metcalfe Co. Teen Missing, Sheriff Asking for Help
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Metcalfe Co. Teen Missing, Sheriff Asking for Help

The Metcalfe Co. Sheriff is looking for help from the public in finding a missing teen girl who ran away from her foster placement home on January 5th.
4 Candidates Interviewed for WKU’s Next President
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4 Candidates Interviewed for WKU’s Next President

The search for Western Kentucky University's next president is narrowing with the current number of candidates under consideration dropping to four.
Supreme Court Agrees to Hear University of Louisville Suit
2 weeks ago
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Supreme Court Agrees to Hear University of Louisville Suit

Kentucky's highest court has agreed to fast track a lawsuit between the state's Republican governor and Democratic attorney general over the leadership of the University of Louisville.
Fort Campbell Soldier from Texas Dies in Jordan
2 weeks ago
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Fort Campbell Soldier from Texas Dies in Jordan

The Department of Defense has announced the death of Special Forces soldier who was serving in Jordan.
Beaver Dam Rest Stop Temporarily Closed; Employees Lose Jobs
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Beaver Dam Rest Stop Temporarily Closed; Employees Lose Jobs

More than a dozen people have lost their jobs after a welcome center and rest area along the Wendell Ford-Western Kentucky Parkway closed.
Job Initiative to Help Ky. Air National Guard Wing
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Job Initiative to Help Ky. Air National Guard Wing

A regional initiative that helps veterans find jobs in the greater Louisville area is partnering with the Kentucky Air National Guard's 123rd Airlift Wing to help its members transition out of the military.
Tolled Bridges Average 81,000 Vehicles in Recent Days
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Tolled Bridges Average 81,000 Vehicles in Recent Days

Officials say traffic crossing three tolled bridges connecting Kentucky and Indiana in the Louisville area averaged more than 81,000 vehicles during three recent days.
Governor’s Office Unveils Online Annual Report Website
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Governor’s Office Unveils Online Annual Report Website

On Monday, Governor Matt Bevin's Communications Office announced the launch of a new website, providing a report of the governor's first year in office.
LaGrange Man Arrested After Two Shot in Henry Co.
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LaGrange Man Arrested After Two Shot in Henry Co.

Kentucky State Police are investigating after two people were shot in the legs during an argument at a home in the Sulphur community of Henry County.
Bevin: New laws will be in effect by Monday
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Bevin: New laws will be in effect by Monday

All seven bills passed in the General Assembly on Saturday are expected to be signed into law Monday.
Mother and Son Die in Elizabethtown Fire
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Mother and Son Die in Elizabethtown Fire

Fire officials in Elizabethtown say a woman and her son have died in a weekend house fire.
Lawmakers adjust 2017 session calendar; will meet in session tomorrow
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Lawmakers adjust 2017 session calendar; will meet in session tomorrow

The Kentucky Senate and House of Representatives will convene tomorrow (Saturday, January 7) under a change in the 2017 legislative calendar approved by legislative leaders.
House panel OKs Bill Replacing UofL Board
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House panel OKs Bill Replacing UofL Board

House Republicans have advanced a bill that would replace the board of trustees at the University of Louisville despite some fears it could cause the school to lose its accreditation.
1987 Murder Conviction Dismissed, Defendant Freed
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1987 Murder Conviction Dismissed, Defendant Freed

A nearly 30-year-old murder conviction against a Cincinnati man has been dismissed and he has walked away from a northern Kentucky courtroom a free man.
GOP Majorities Keep Fast-Break Pace in Advancing Bills
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GOP Majorities Keep Fast-Break Pace in Advancing Bills

Kentucky Republicans have stayed on a fast-break pace of advancing many of their priorities.
4 Plead Not Guilty After 2 Bodies Found in Burned Car
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4 Plead Not Guilty After 2 Bodies Found in Burned Car

Four people have pleaded not guilty in connection with the deaths of two people whose bodies were found in a burned vehicle in south-central Kentucky two months ago.
Mother, Boyfriend Indicted in Infant Abuse Case
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Mother, Boyfriend Indicted in Infant Abuse Case

A Henderson woman and her boyfriend have been indicted on first-degree criminal abuse charges following an infant's death.
UPDATE:  Kentucky House Passes Prevailing Wage Repeal
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UPDATE: Kentucky House Passes Prevailing Wage Repeal

Construction workers hired for publicly financed projects would earn less money under a bill that has cleared the Republican-controlled state House of Representatives.
Kentucky Senate Passes University Board Bill
3 weeks ago
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Kentucky Senate Passes University Board Bill

The Kentucky Senate has passed legislation to reshape the University of Louisville's board of trustees in an attempt to resolve the upheaval in the school's governing board.
Southwest Airlines Adds, Ends Service to Some Ohio Airports
3 weeks ago
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Southwest Airlines Adds, Ends Service to Some Ohio Airports

Southwest Airlines will add flights at an airport in northeast Ohio while ending service at another airport in that section of the state.
1 Dead in Eastern Kentucky Wreck on Snow-Slickened Road
3 weeks ago
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1 Dead in Eastern Kentucky Wreck on Snow-Slickened Road

A coroner says an eastern Kentucky man has died after his truck slid off a snow-slickened roadway.
Kentucky House Passes ‘Right-to-Work’ Bill
3 weeks ago
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Kentucky House Passes ‘Right-to-Work’ Bill

The Kentucky House of Representatives has passed a bill that would make it illegal for workers to have to join a labor union or pay dues to keep a job.
UPDATE: Kentucky House Passes Abortion Ultrasound Bill
3 weeks ago
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UPDATE: Kentucky House Passes Abortion Ultrasound Bill

Pregnant women seeking an abortion would first have to undergo an ultrasound and listen to the fetal heartbeat under a bill that has cleared the Kentucky House of Representatives.
UPDATE: Group Home Resident Charged in Slaying Made Previous Threats
3 weeks ago
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UPDATE: Group Home Resident Charged in Slaying Made Previous Threats

Court records show the man accused of killing an employee at the central Kentucky group home where he lived had previously threatened violence.
Deputy Fatally Shoots Kentucky Man on I-64 in Indiana
3 weeks ago
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Deputy Fatally Shoots Kentucky Man on I-64 in Indiana

Authorities say a sheriff's deputy fatally shot a Kentucky man after he crashed into a police vehicle on Interstate 64 in southern Indiana.
Approved Ky. Hemp Acreage Up Nearly 3 Times From A Year Ago
3 weeks ago
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Approved Ky. Hemp Acreage Up Nearly 3 Times From A Year Ago

Kentucky farmers plan to produce nearly three times more hemp than a year ago as testing accelerates on its potential as a cash crop.
Police: Principal Admits Stealing Porn from Student Phones
3 weeks ago
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Police: Principal Admits Stealing Porn from Student Phones

Investigators say a fired Kentucky high school principal has admitted to seizing students' phones so that he could steal pornographic images from them.
Fort Campbell Soldiers Returning from Iraq Deployment
3 weeks ago
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Fort Campbell Soldiers Returning from Iraq Deployment

Fort Campbell says soldiers from the 101st Airborne Division are expected to return to the post Thursday night.
Southwest Airlines Adds Cincinnati, Will End Dayton service
3 weeks ago
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Southwest Airlines Adds Cincinnati, Will End Dayton service

Dallas-based Southwest Airlines is coming to the Cincinnati region's airport while pulling out of Dayton, Ohio, some 80 driving miles away.
GOP Sen. Rand Paul Blasts Party Leaders for Ignoring Debt
3 weeks ago
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GOP Sen. Rand Paul Blasts Party Leaders for Ignoring Debt

Republican Sen. Rand Paul on Wednesday blasted fellow GOP lawmakers for ignoring the government's spiraling debt problem in their rush to repeal President Barack Obama's health care law.
Kentucky Democrat Files Transgender Bathroom Bill
3 weeks ago
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Kentucky Democrat Files Transgender Bathroom Bill

A Democratic lawmaker in Kentucky has filed a bill to ban transgender bathroom use in public buildings.
Macy’s to Close Stores, Cut Jobs Amid Weak Sales
3 weeks ago
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Macy’s to Close Stores, Cut Jobs Amid Weak Sales

Macy's to close two stores in Kentucky as part of a nationwide restructuring that will include layoffs.
Southwest Airlines Adds Cincinnati, Will End Dayton Service
3 weeks ago
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Southwest Airlines Adds Cincinnati, Will End Dayton Service

Dallas-based Southwest Airlines is coming to the Cincinnati region's airport while pulling out of Dayton, Ohio, some 80 driving miles away.
UPDATE: Senate Panel Advances 20-week Abortion Ban Bill
3 weeks ago
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UPDATE: Senate Panel Advances 20-week Abortion Ban Bill

A bill requiring doctors to perform ultrasounds prior to abortions has cleared a Kentucky House committee over objections from abortion-rights advocates.
Panel Adjourns Without Taking up UofL Governance Bill
3 weeks ago
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Panel Adjourns Without Taking up UofL Governance Bill

Legislation to reshape the University of Louisville's governing body remains in flux after a House panel adjourned without taking up the measure.
GOP Lawmakers Advance 2 Bills Targeting Labor Unions
3 weeks ago
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GOP Lawmakers Advance 2 Bills Targeting Labor Unions

House Republicans have advanced two bills targeting labor unions in Kentucky.
Kentucky Legislature ‘Likely’ to Meet Saturday, Speaker Says
3 weeks ago
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Kentucky Legislature ‘Likely’ to Meet Saturday, Speaker Says

Kentucky's Republican House Speaker says it is likely the state legislature will meet on Saturday to pass the first bills of the year.
Gov. Bevin Appoints Clay Co. Judge/Executive
3 weeks ago
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Gov. Bevin Appoints Clay Co. Judge/Executive

On Wednesday, Governor Matt Bevin announced that John W. "Johnny" Johnson has been appointed as the Clay County Judge/Executive.
Louisville Judges Ordered to Allow Traffic Program
3 weeks ago
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Louisville Judges Ordered to Allow Traffic Program

A circuit judge has ruled that two district judges committed a "great injustice" when they refused to let motorists participate in a traffic school run by the Jefferson County Attorney's office.
Big South Fork Offers Night of Free Camping for Holiday
3 weeks ago
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Big South Fork Offers Night of Free Camping for Holiday

Big South Fork National River and Recreation Area says it's offering a night of free camping in honor of Martin Luther King Jr. Day on Jan. 16.
Two-Faced Calf Named Lucky Dies at 108 Days Old in Kentucky
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Two-Faced Calf Named Lucky Dies at 108 Days Old in Kentucky

A two-faced calf named Lucky has died in Kentucky after the family that treated her like a pet raised thousands of dollars to help her.
Bill Aims to Ban Abortions After 20 Weeks of Pregnancy
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Bill Aims to Ban Abortions After 20 Weeks of Pregnancy

Kentucky Senate leaders say a bill aimed at banning women from getting abortions after 20 weeks of pregnancy could come up for a vote this week.
KSP Arrest Two in Louisville for Growing, Trafficking Marijuana
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KSP Arrest Two in Louisville for Growing, Trafficking Marijuana

Kentucky State Police say a marijuana suppression investigation led to two arrests on Mulberry Street, and the seizure of money, drugs, guns, and drug paraphernalia.
UPDATE: House GOP Makes ‘Right-to-Work’ Top Priority
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UPDATE: House GOP Makes ‘Right-to-Work’ Top Priority

Ending mandatory labor union membership is the top priority of the new Republican majority in the Kentucky House of Representatives.
Eagle Tours, Cruises Offered at Land Between the Lakes
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Eagle Tours, Cruises Offered at Land Between the Lakes

Eagle viewing tours and cruises are being offered over the next couple of months at Land Between the Lakes National Recreation Area.
Trump’s Picks for TVA Board Could Reshape Federal Agency
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Trump’s Picks for TVA Board Could Reshape Federal Agency

Within the next five months, President-elect Donald Trump could appoint a majority of the board for the Tennessee Valley Authority, the nation's largest government-owned utility.
Louisville a Hot Spot for Movie Shoots Because of Incentives
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Louisville a Hot Spot for Movie Shoots Because of Incentives

Louisville residents who have suddenly found themselves bumping into movie stars such as Nicolas Cage and Jon Voight have the state's recent financial incentives to thank.
Toyota’s Kentucky HQ to Shut Down; Workers to Relocate
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Toyota’s Kentucky HQ to Shut Down; Workers to Relocate

Toyota is beginning to move hundreds of jobs out of its northern Kentucky headquarters as part of a nationwide consolidation.
US Attorney Kerry B. Harvey to Step Down Jan. 13
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US Attorney Kerry B. Harvey to Step Down Jan. 13

U.S. Attorney Kerry B. Harvey says he is resigning effective Jan. 13.
Bengals’ Pacman Jones Jailed over Cincinnati Confrontation
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Bengals’ Pacman Jones Jailed over Cincinnati Confrontation

Bengals cornerback Adam "Pacman" Jones is facing assault, disorderly conduct and other charges after being arrested in Cincinnati's downtown entertainment district.
Rabbit Hash General Store on track to reopen in 2017
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Rabbit Hash General Store on track to reopen in 2017

Work is progressing toward the reopening this year of a northern Kentucky landmark that was destroyed by fire.
UPS fined $73,800 for safety violations at Louisville hangar
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UPS fined $73,800 for safety violations at Louisville hangar

Federal regulators have fined UPS $73,800 for safety violations at the company's airplane hangar in Louisville.
Bridge Tolls Begin for Spans Linking Kentucky, Indiana
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Bridge Tolls Begin for Spans Linking Kentucky, Indiana

The group overseeing tolling on the new Ohio River bridges connecting Kentucky and Indiana says electronic tolls for motorists have started without any problems.
Another Safer Year in Coal Mining with Record Low 9 Deaths
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Another Safer Year in Coal Mining with Record Low 9 Deaths

The nation's coal mines are nearing a new low mark for on-the-job deaths for the third year in a row and have a chance to keep the number of fatal accidents in single digits for the first time.
Fort Campbell Soldier Arrested in Florida on Sexting Charges
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Fort Campbell Soldier Arrested in Florida on Sexting Charges

A U.S. Army soldier stationed at Fort Campbell in Kentucky was arrested for allegedly sexting with a teen girl.
KSP: Inmate Fatally Shot During Hostage Situation
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KSP: Inmate Fatally Shot During Hostage Situation

Kentucky State Police are investigating after the death of a inmate in an officer-involved shooting at the Kentucky State Reformatory in LaGrange.
Warrant: Drug Deal Led to Fatal Shooting Involving Fort Campbell Soldiers
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Warrant: Drug Deal Led to Fatal Shooting Involving Fort Campbell Soldiers

An arrest warrant shows a drug deal apparently led a fatal shooting involving two Fort Campbell soldiers.
Ex-Ballard County Treasurer Pleads Guilty in Fraud Case
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Ex-Ballard County Treasurer Pleads Guilty in Fraud Case

Ballard County's former treasurer has pleaded guilty for her role in what prosecutors described as a scheme to obtain $450,000 in unauthorized bank loans to cover county expenses and payroll.
CHFS: Inmates Make 2,000 Teddy Bears for Foster Children
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CHFS: Inmates Make 2,000 Teddy Bears for Foster Children

A gift of teddy bears is helping to make winter a bit warmer for some children in need.
Ali’s Death, Memories it Stirred Voted Kentucky’s Top 2016 Story
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Ali’s Death, Memories it Stirred Voted Kentucky’s Top 2016 Story

The death of Muhammad Ali - and the memories it evoked of his remarkable life as a boxing champion and humanitarian - has been voted Kentucky's top news story of 2016 in The Associated Press poll of editors, news directors and reporters.
Ohio Officer’s Stolen Bagpipes Found Along Kentucky Road
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Ohio Officer’s Stolen Bagpipes Found Along Kentucky Road

A Cincinnati-area honor guard member whose bagpipes were stolen from his vehicle after a vigil has the instrument back after a mail carrier found it along a road in nearby northern Kentucky.
Company Pays Off Overdue School Lunches in Lyon County
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Company Pays Off Overdue School Lunches in Lyon County

A company in western Kentucky has paid off about $7,300 in past due lunch accounts at the Lyon County School District.
Officials Close State-Owned Marina at Lake Malone
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Officials Close State-Owned Marina at Lake Malone

State officials have closed a marina in western Kentucky due to safety concerns.
ACLU Attorney: Lawsuit has Discouraged Handcuffing Students
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ACLU Attorney: Lawsuit has Discouraged Handcuffing Students

Attorneys for the American Civil Liberties Union say a pending lawsuit over children being handcuffed by a school resource officer in northern Kentucky has resulted in fewer instances of the practice.
Suspect Sought in Florence Bank Robbery
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Suspect Sought in Florence Bank Robbery

Police are looking for a man they say robbed the Heritage Bank in Florence on Friday.
‘Loitering Teens’ Cause Jefferson Mall to Close
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‘Loitering Teens’ Cause Jefferson Mall to Close

Officials with Jefferson Mall say they closed an hour early Monday due to a disturbance in the mall, according to ABC affiliate WHAS11.
Warren Co. Sheriff: Drugs Suspected in Rollover Crash
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Warren Co. Sheriff: Drugs Suspected in Rollover Crash

Warren County Sheriff's Deputies say drugs are believed to be a factor in a rollover wreck on Plum Springs Road on Friday.
Coal Miners Worry Obamacare Repeal Could Mean Loss of Benefits
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Coal Miners Worry Obamacare Repeal Could Mean Loss of Benefits

WHITESBURG, Ky. (WTVQ/CNN) – Coal miners in Eastern Kentucky are concerned that President-Elect Donald Trump’s plan to repeal Obamacare may mean they’ll lose black lung benefits. Neil Yonts, a Democrat and coal miner for 35 years initially supported Hillary Clinton, but ended up voting for Trump. “May be a mistake,” says Yonts, “but, I heard […]
Donate Your Christmas Tree to Improve Fish Habitat
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Donate Your Christmas Tree to Improve Fish Habitat

Instead of throwing out your Christmas tree, let it live again as fish habitat.
New Bridge Between Indiana and Kentucky Not on Apple Maps
4 weeks ago
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New Bridge Between Indiana and Kentucky Not on Apple Maps

A new bridge spanning the Ohio River between Indiana and Kentucky may be officially open, but does not appear on Apple Maps.
13-year-old Boy on Track to Graduate High School in May
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13-year-old Boy on Track to Graduate High School in May

William Poteet may act like many 13-year-old boys, but his above-average intelligence has put him on track to graduate in May.
Paducah to Apply for Special Financing Tool
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Paducah to Apply for Special Financing Tool

Paducah officials are preparing to ask state officials for permission to use a special financing tool to pay for infrastructure in the city's downtown area.
After Veto, Bevin Creates College Scholarship Program
4 weeks ago
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After Veto, Bevin Creates College Scholarship Program

Republican Gov. Matt Bevin has created a scholarship program for Kentucky high school students after vetoing a similar proposal earlier this year.
1 Kentucky County Has Double-Digit Jobless Rate in November
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1 Kentucky County Has Double-Digit Jobless Rate in November

For the first time since late 2007, Kentucky officials say only one county in the state had a double-digit unemployment rate.
State Park Marina at Lake Malone Condemned
1 month ago
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State Park Marina at Lake Malone Condemned

Kentucky Department of Parks announced today that, due to safety concerns, the state-owned marina at Lake Malone State Park has been closed.
Reward Offered for Information on Calloway Co. Theft
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Reward Offered for Information on Calloway Co. Theft

Kentucky State Police are asking for help from the public in solving the theft of a red 2016 Polaris Ranger 900.
UPDATE: Missing Metcalfe Teen Found
1 month ago
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UPDATE: Missing Metcalfe Teen Found

Metcalfe County Emergency Management says that 15-year-old Destiny Ennis has been found.
Agency Asks for Christmas Trees After Holidays, for Fish
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Agency Asks for Christmas Trees After Holidays, for Fish

The Kentucky Department of Fish and Wildlife Resources has a solution for people wanting to get rid of their natural Christmas trees after the holidays.
2 Arrested After Meth Found During Traffic Stop
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2 Arrested After Meth Found During Traffic Stop

A man and a woman are behind bars after Kentucky State Police say they found drugs and open alcohol containers in their vehicle during a traffic stop.
Gov. Bevin Names New Shelby Co. Judge/Executive
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Gov. Bevin Names New Shelby Co. Judge/Executive

On Friday, Governor Matt Bevin announced that Danny R. Ison has been appointed as County Judge/Executive of Shelby County, effective Jan. 1, 2017.
KSP: Bell County Jailer Smuggled Items to Inmates
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KSP: Bell County Jailer Smuggled Items to Inmates

State police accuse a former Bell County jailer of bringing inmates contraband.
Authorities: ‘Godfather of Grass’ Arrested in Canada
1 month ago
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Authorities: ‘Godfather of Grass’ Arrested in Canada

Authorities say a man known as the "Godfather of Grass" has been arrested in Canada after eight years on the run.
UPDATE:  Bowling Green Runaway Found Safe
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UPDATE: Bowling Green Runaway Found Safe

The Warren County Sheriff's Office says a 17-year runaway has been found safe and returned home.
UPDATE:  Man Charged With McLean County Woman’s Murder
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UPDATE: Man Charged With McLean County Woman’s Murder

State Police say a man has been charged with the murder of a woman whose body was found in a lake in Ohio County December 18, 2016.
UofL Foundation Agrees to Turn Over Documents in Settlement
1 month ago
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UofL Foundation Agrees to Turn Over Documents in Settlement

The University of Louisville Foundation has agreed to release financial and other documents in a settlement with an investigative news organization.
Family of Missing Kentucky Woman Seeks Police Records
1 month ago
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Family of Missing Kentucky Woman Seeks Police Records

An attorney for the family of a missing Kentucky woman has filed an appeal aimed at gaining access to the chain of custody of a 911 tape from the day the Webster County woman disappeared more than 20 years ago.
2 Critically Injured in Central City Fire
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2 Critically Injured in Central City Fire

Kentucky State Police are investigating a house fire that sent two people to the hospital in critical condition.
Former Kentucky Fugitive Faces Federal Charges in Shooting
1 month ago
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Former Kentucky Fugitive Faces Federal Charges in Shooting

A former Kentucky fugitive faces federal charges after authorities said she opened fire when officers tried to arrest her last year.
Sazerac Taking Plunge into Tennessee Whiskey Production
1 month ago
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Sazerac Taking Plunge into Tennessee Whiskey Production

Sazerac is taking the plunge into Tennessee whiskey production, continuing an expansion strategy highlighted by its purchase of Southern Comfort.
School Staffer Suspended after Pouring Soda on Student
1 month ago
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School Staffer Suspended after Pouring Soda on Student

An instructional assistant at a Louisville school has been suspended for allegedly dumping a can of soda over a non-verbal special-needs student.
Tyson Expanding in Henderson County, to Add 66 Jobs
1 month ago
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Tyson Expanding in Henderson County, to Add 66 Jobs

Tyson Chicken Inc. is expanding its operation in Henderson County, where it expects to add 66 full-time jobs.
Search is On for 17-Year Old Runaway
1 month ago
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Search is On for 17-Year Old Runaway

The Warren County Sheriff's Office is looking for a 17-year old girl they say ran away from home.
Ex-Louisville Detective Pleads Guilty to Theft From Packages
1 month ago
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Ex-Louisville Detective Pleads Guilty to Theft From Packages

A former Louisville police detective has pleaded guilty to stealing nearly $75,000 in cash from packages while working on a drug task force.
Feds: More Than 66,000 Have Signed Up for Health Insurance
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Feds: More Than 66,000 Have Signed Up for Health Insurance

Just over 66,000 Kentuckians have signed up for health insurance in the federal marketplace.
My People Fund Serves Nearly 900 Families in 1st Distribution
1 month ago
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My People Fund Serves Nearly 900 Families in 1st Distribution

In a little more than two weeks after the wildfires that spread across Dolly Parton’s home area of Sevier County, Tennessee, Parton and the Dollywood Foundation launched the distribution of assistance from the My People Fund. During the four day check distribution, 884 families received their initial support payments.
Ex-principal Pleads not Guilty to Child Pornography Charges
1 month ago
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Ex-principal Pleads not Guilty to Child Pornography Charges

A Kentucky high school principal has pleaded not guilty to 63 felony charges related to child pornography as investigators review images to identify victims.
3 Killed, Including 2 Children, in Wreck Outside Owensboro
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3 Killed, Including 2 Children, in Wreck Outside Owensboro

Three people, including two elementary school students, have been killed in a single-car wreck in Daviess County.
Jefferson Mall to Ban Woman for Racist, Vulgar Tirade
1 month ago
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Jefferson Mall to Ban Woman for Racist, Vulgar Tirade

The Jefferson Mall in Louisville is banning a woman caught on video screaming racist and vulgar insults at another holiday shopper.
Census Estimates Show Slight Growth in Kentucky Population
1 month ago
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Census Estimates Show Slight Growth in Kentucky Population

Census estimates show Kentucky's population has grown slightly in the past year.
2 Arrested in KY in Connection to Death of Cincinnati Man
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2 Arrested in KY in Connection to Death of Cincinnati Man

Police have charged two people in the death of an 89-year-old Cincinnati man.
Red Cross Encourages Blood Donation During the Holidays
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Red Cross Encourages Blood Donation During the Holidays

The American Red Cross encourages adding 'give blood' to your holiday checklist.
Muhlenberg Co. Man Arrested After Soliciting Minors for Nudes
1 month ago
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Muhlenberg Co. Man Arrested After Soliciting Minors for Nudes

Kentucky State Police say they arrested a Drakesboro man after he reportedly asked underage girls to send him nude photographs online.
Kentucky Chief Justice Reveals Redistricting Plan
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Kentucky Chief Justice Reveals Redistricting Plan

Kentucky would get an additional 16 family court judges while losing 15 district and circuit court judges under a plan to overhaul the state's judicial system.
UPDATE: Report: Crushed Kentucky Miner was not Wearing Safety Device
1 month ago
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UPDATE: Report: Crushed Kentucky Miner was not Wearing Safety Device

A coal miner has died after being Federal investigators have concluded that a worker crushed to death by a machine at a Kentucky coal mine wasn't wearing an emergency shut-off device, and that his managers had not provided a way to securely attach it.against a wall by a mobile digging machine in an underground western Kentucky mine.
UPDATE: Body Found in Ohio County Identified
1 month ago
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UPDATE: Body Found in Ohio County Identified

Kentucky State Police have identified a woman who's body was found by a hunter Sunday morning in an Ohio County lake.
UPDATE:  Body Identified as Female Homicide Victim
1 month ago
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UPDATE: Body Identified as Female Homicide Victim

State Police have identified the body of a woman found Sunday in Ohio County and say she was the victim of a homicide.
UPDATE: 4 Indicted in Connection with Bodies Found in Burned Car
1 month ago
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UPDATE: 4 Indicted in Connection with Bodies Found in Burned Car

A south-central Kentucky grand jury has indicted four people in connection with the deaths of two people whose bodies were found in a burned vehicle last month.
Kentucky Power launches interactive map for outages
1 month ago
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Kentucky Power launches interactive map for outages

Kentucky Power says it has a new interactive map on its website that makes it easier for customers to get details about outages.
Only 2 Weeks Left in KY Derby Museum American Pharoah Exhibit
1 month ago
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Only 2 Weeks Left in KY Derby Museum American Pharoah Exhibit

If you haven’t had a chance to visit the Kentucky Derby Museum to celebrate the first Triple Crown winner in 37 years, time is winding down!
Kentucky Agency to Pay Test Fees for Qualifying Students
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Kentucky Agency to Pay Test Fees for Qualifying Students

The Kentucky Department of Education says it will underwrite the cost of Advanced Placement exams for students who qualify for free and reduced-price lunch. Education officials say it's part of an effort to increase access to the rigorous coursework.
UK to Expand Medical School to Southwestern Kentucky Area
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UK to Expand Medical School to Southwestern Kentucky Area

The University of Kentucky College of Medicine is expanding its medical school to south-central Kentucky and the western part of the state.
Group Calls for Protests in Frankfort Monday
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Group Calls for Protests in Frankfort Monday

A national call for protests on Monday as the electoral college meets will include demonstrations in Frankfort.
Kentucky Presidential Electors Cast 8 Votes for Trump
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Kentucky Presidential Electors Cast 8 Votes for Trump

All eight of Kentucky's presidential electors have cast their ballots for Donald Trump, who won by a landslide in the Bluegrass state in November.
EPA to Appeal Court-Ordered Analysis of Coal Jobs Lost
1 month ago
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EPA to Appeal Court-Ordered Analysis of Coal Jobs Lost

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency plans to appeal a federal judge's ruling that it must begin evaluating how many power plants and coal mining jobs are lost because of air pollution regulations, analysis it hasn't done in decades.
Barn Dances Bring Joy and Relief to Veterans with PTSD
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Barn Dances Bring Joy and Relief to Veterans with PTSD

In an American Veterans post in Louisville, Kentucky, a two-person band plays traditional music on fiddle and piano in a program that brings joy to small groups of veterans with traumatic brain injuries and post-traumatic stress disorder.
Man Finds 2 Pounds of Heroin in Car Seized by Ohio Police
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Man Finds 2 Pounds of Heroin in Car Seized by Ohio Police

A Kentucky man bothered by a rattle in a car he'd recently bought at an Ohio auto auction has found 2 pounds of heroin in a secret compartment inside the vehicle.
Anti-Trump Lobbying Doesn’t Sway Kentucky Elector
1 month ago
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Anti-Trump Lobbying Doesn’t Sway Kentucky Elector

Longtime Republican stalwart Jim Skaggs received tens of thousands of emails from people urging him to back someone other than Donald Trump when Electoral College members make their picks for president.
Richmond Man Pleads Guilty to Federal Gambling Charge
1 month ago
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Richmond Man Pleads Guilty to Federal Gambling Charge

A Richmond man has pleaded guilty to taking part in an illegal gambling ring in California.
Kentucky’s Jobless Rate Drops to 4.8 Percent in November
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Kentucky’s Jobless Rate Drops to 4.8 Percent in November

State officials say Kentucky's unemployment rate dropped to 4.8 percent in November but was slightly above the national jobless rate.
NTSB Says Pilot Error To Blame In Plane Crash That Killed 4
1 month ago
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NTSB Says Pilot Error To Blame In Plane Crash That Killed 4

The National Transportation Safety Board's says pilot error was to blame in a plane crash that killed four people in western Kentucky.
New Data Show Spike in Severe Black Lung Disease
1 month ago
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New Data Show Spike in Severe Black Lung Disease

New data show many more coal miners across Appalachia suffering from the most serious form of black lung disease than federal regulators previously reported.
Kentucky Senate Democrats Re-elect 2 of 3 Leaders
1 month ago
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Kentucky Senate Democrats Re-elect 2 of 3 Leaders

Kentucky Senate Democrats have re-elected two of their top leaders.
Kentucky Man Convicted of Reckless Homicide in Girl’s Death
1 month ago
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Kentucky Man Convicted of Reckless Homicide in Girl’s Death

A Kentucky man has been convicted of reckless homicide in the death of his former girlfriend's 2-year-old daughter, whose body was disposed of in a well.
1 Man Killed in Wreck on Interstate 65 at Bowling Green
1 month ago
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1 Man Killed in Wreck on Interstate 65 at Bowling Green

A Morgantown man has died after his van went into the path of a tractor-trailer truck on Interstate 65 at Bowling Green, according to State Police.
Kentucky Court Says Judge Wrong to Dismiss Jury Over Race
1 month ago
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Kentucky Court Says Judge Wrong to Dismiss Jury Over Race

The Kentucky Supreme Court says judges don't have authority to dismiss randomly selected jury panels because of a lack of racial diversity.
Louisville Police Chief Vows to Work to Regain Confidence
1 month ago
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Louisville Police Chief Vows to Work to Regain Confidence

Rank-and-file Louisville police officers have given a no-confidence vote to the city's police chief, but he is vowing to work to regain their confidence.