Tips lead to arrests of 2 fugitives in Mercer Co.

Deputies with the Mercer County Sheriff's Office say that after following leads from the public, they arrested two fugitives.
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Kentucky ranks #9 in Rate of Women Murdered by Men study

More than 1,800 women were murdered by men in 2016 and the most common weapon used was a gun, according to the new Violence Policy Center study
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Kentucky earns high marks on report card for Black students

Kentucky received the fifth highest score in the nation on a new report card that assesses how well the state is serving its Black students at public four-year universities.

WPSD-TV executive to take on role as Paducah Sun publisher

PADUCAH, Ky. (AP) - The Paxton Media Group has announced that WPSD-TV vice president and general manager Bill Evans will be the next publisher...

Kentucky attorney general endorses special grand jury idea

FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) - Kentucky's attorney general wants a new law that would let him use a special grand jury to investigate crimes that...
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Commission suspends judge accused of ethics violations

FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) - The Judicial Conduct Commission has suspended a Kentucky judge who is accused of ethics violations. News outlets report the commission issued...

KSP: Man arrested on multiple drug and weapon charges in Owsley Co.

Kentucky State Police has arrested an Owsley County man on multiple drug and weapon charges after responding to a shots fired call off of Chestnut Gap Road in Owsley County Sunday.
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Part of KY 92 in Whitley Co. closed until Wednesday

The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet says a portion of KY 92 in Whitley County is currently closed due to slide repair operations.

KSP investigating fatal crash in Pike Co.

State Police say they are investigating a single vehicle fatal crash on KY 1056 in the Mccarr community.

Deer rescued from flood waters

ZONETON, Ky. (WTVQ) – Two deer were rescued on Sunday after being trapped in a basement under construction filled with water, according to officials...

Kentucky hosting event spotlighting issues for older adults

FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) - Kentucky officials say a regional conference is planned in the state to spotlight issues that promote healthy aging. The state Cabinet...

Man found sleeping in police department lobby arrested

A man found sleeping in the Harlan Police Department lobby was arrested on drug and other charges, according to investigators.
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Children suffer minor injuries in school bus crash

Several children in Knox County suffered minor injuries in a school bus crash Monday afternoon, according to the Knox County Sheriff's Office.

Fight leads to stabbing at Harlan County home

According to State Police, Clyde Phillips broke into the home of Don Rigney and assaulted a woman who was inside.

KSP: Man fatally shot after getting stuck in a driveway

State Police say Glen Edwards' pickup became stuck in the driveway belonging to Glenn Powell on Wednesday.

Three Forks Regional Jail under quarantine for confirmed Hep A cases

The jail says it went on lockdown Sunday night after three inmates tested positive for hepatitis A.
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One killed in accident in Pike County

According to State Police, 29-year-old Brian Causey, of Shelbiana, lost control of his vehicle, crossed into the opposite lane and hit another vehicle.

Water district sinks further into crisis, reservoir runs low

The Lexington Herald-Leader reports that the Martin County Water District's intake pump failed last month.

New, more secure Kentucky driver’s license designs unveiled

With the change, Kentucky will become one of the final states to comply with a federal travel law passed in the aftermath of the 9/11 terrorist attacks.

Alexa is everywhere, even the microwave

Amazon wants the most basic of tasks to be controlled by voice, from microwaving potatoes to switching up the music in the car.

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