Wounded vet whose car was damaged in Florence gets Jeep

It was a special day for a wounded warrior here in the Cape Fear. U.S. Bank and Freedom Alliance presented retired U.S. Army Staff Sgt. Sean McConaghy with a 2016 Jeep Cherokee. McConaghy’s car was damaged during Florence.

First 72 on You campaign to help you stay safe and healthy in cold...

Spotlighting cold weather preparedness efforts to remind Kentuckians of the dangers of carbon monoxide poisoning, hypothermia and food-borne illness from possible power outages and cold weather conditions.

Kentucky continues to be at the center of the National Opioid Crisis

The national opioid overdose epidemic was declared a public health emergency in 2017, and the state of Kentucky continues to be in the spotlight of this crisis. 

Food service employee at UK Hospital diagnosed with hepatitis A

A food service employee at the hospital cafeteria in Pavilion A in the University of Kentucky Albert B. Chandler Hospital has been diagnosed with a confirmed case of hepatitis A.

Oldest known animal drawing found in remote Indonesian cave

Scientists have found the oldest known example of an animal drawing: a red silhouette of a bull-like beast on the wall of a remote Indonesian cave.

Missouri Republican slammed as ‘homophobic’ by his kids loses election

Republican candidate Steve West was defeated in the race for Missouri’s 15th District. With all precincts reporting, West lost to incumbent Democrat Rep. Jon Carpenter by nearly 30 percentage points, according to the state’s election website.

UPDATE: Amy McGrath loses to incumbent Andy Barr

Supporters here are fiercely proud of Amy McGrath and the work they've done to get her elected.

Needles found in halloween candy

An alert for you now about your Halloween candy. If your kids still have some.

Beshear: Grandparent scammers threatening seniors

Three Kentucky grandparents were robbed of nearly $18,000 recently after falling victim to a “grandparent scam,” according to Attorney General Andy Beshear who issued a statewide scam alert Thursday.
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Kentucky parks offer discounts to military members, vets

Discounts begin Thursday and apply to active-duty military, veterans, National Guard members and reservists.

2 separate rollover crashes in Franklin Co., no one injured

There were two separate rollover crashes on I-64 in Franklin County Wednesday evening, according to the sheriff’s office.

Bevin requests emergency disaster declaration for Kentucky farmers

Governor Matt Bevin has submitted an emergency disaster designation and declaration request in support of Kentucky's farmers.

Man stabbed during mugging

A man was stabbed Saturday night during a mugging, according to Police

Clark County doctor accused of performing surgeries under the influence

CLARK COUNTY, Ky. (WTVQ) - The state has suspended a Clark County surgeon's license after he is accused of operating while under the influence...

Former Bath County teacher sentenced for having sex with student

Darvin "Andy" Crouch was sentenced to five years after pleading guilty to sexual abuse.

LPD: Fire intentionally set in apartment

Police arrived and say they discovered a small fire burning the apartment.
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$1 million Powerball ticket sold in Lexington claimed

“It’s surreal. It feels like a dream,” lottery officials say the winner told them. “I never win anything."

Registered sex offender arrested for being near playground

Police say they responded to a complaint that 44-year-old Jamie Lee Palmer was visiting a public playground while playing a mobile game.

Federal grants will boost exhibition coal mine in Kentucky

The Portal 31 Exhibition Mine in Harlan County will receive the money from the Abandoned Mine Lands pilot program.
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Travel Alert: Rescheduled bridge demolition for Newtown Pike

The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet says the bridge demolition for the Inner Loop is rescheduled. Work could not be performed Monday night due to rain.

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