Bill that would boost death benefits for slain officer's families moves to the Senate.
Boyd County Detention Center asks to have limits lifted on number of state inmates in can hold.
The Kentucky National Guard has held a farewell ceremony for aviators deploying to the Middle East.
An emergency rate increase for a Kentucky water district that is on the brink of collapse has been approved by state regulators.
Governor Matt Bevin orders U.S. and state flags be flown at half-staff from sunrise on Sunday, March 18 until sunset on Monday, March 19, as a mark of respect for fallen Pikeville Police Department Officer Scotty Hamilton.
The Kentucky Senate will reject a proposed first-in-the-nation tax on prescription opioids, with the chamber's top Republican leader saying the idea has too many legal problems for it to be in the foundation of a two-year state spending plan.
A new plan by the city of Louisville to battle the opioid epidemic addresses early intervention, treatment and help for those transitioning from recovery centers to jobs.
Mental health professionals could be placed in Kentucky schools under new bill introduced in the House.
New York Representative Louise Slaughter, who was born in Kentucky, died Friday at the age of 88.
Prosecutors in Louisville say police were justified in shooting a homeless man.
Governor Bevin is expected to get the child marriage bill to sign soon.
Unemployment rates fell in 119 counties in Kentucky in the last year.
An annual day of prayer for Kentucky’s students would become part of state law under a bill passed Thursday in the House.
Criminal gang members could face felony penalties for gang recruitment and spend more time in jail under a bill that has cleared the Kentucky House.
Find out what "revenge porn" is and why a state Senate committee passed a bill criminalizing it.
Republican lawmakers in Kentucky have advanced a bill to limit how much money outside attorneys can earn when hired by the state to pursue cases against corporations.
Two days after an eastern Kentucky police officer was killed on the job, some state lawmakers have voted to greatly increase benefits for his widow.
Kentucky State Police announce they have arrested John Russell Hall, the man wanted in connection to the murder of Pikeville police officer Scotty Hamilton.
A bill that would punish people who intentionally expose police officers to diseases such as HIV was approved by the Kentucky House of Representatives Wednesday.
WAYNE COUNTY, Ky. (WTVQ) - Kentucky State Police are looking for a girl missing from Wayne County and they believe she may have run...