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Former Gov. Beshear releases 2015 income tax returns

Former Democratic Gov. Steve Beshear has released tax returns from his final year in office.

Official 2015 highway fatality count released

Highway fatalities in Kentucky increased last year, according to the Kentucky Office of Highway Safety (KOHS) and Kentucky State Police (KSP).

Troopers want safe driving on NYE

As we get ready to ring in a new year, state police want to remind everyone it’s a dangerous time to get on the roads. They hope everyone stays safe.

BBB releases top ten scams of 2015

When Better Business Bureau launched BBB Scam Tracker earlier this year, it was expected that tax scams would be high on the list.

St. Jude ‘Dream Home’ giveaway 2016

If you didn't win the St. Jude 'Dream Home' giveaway in 2015 another opportunity is soon approaching.

UPDATE: KY wins Big Blue Crush for sixth straight year

Kentucky Blood Center says Kentucky beat the Tennessee Vols for the sixth straight year in the Big Blue Crush. The annual competition sees who can donate the most blood the week before Thanksgiving. And KBC says the real winners are the patients who depend on blood transfusions.

Many restaurants offering vets free meals today

Here is a list of events across The Bluegrass honoring veterans.

Lexington VAMC: Thank veterans via Facebook

The Lexington VA Medical Center is inviting the community to post thank you notes to veterans via Facebook.

Gov. Beshear encourages Kentuckians to honor veterans

In honor of Veterans Day, Gov. Steve Beshear is encouraging Kentuckians to recognize the courage, dedication and sacrifice of our soldiers and veterans.

Berea College: Food drive collected 7500 pounds of food

Berea College says the 23rd Annual Hunger Hurts Food Drive was a big success. The campaign is coordinated by Berea College’s Center for Excellence in Learning through Service (CELTS), in collaboration with Berea Faith Community Outreach (BFCO).

Operation Christmas Child sites coming to Central KY

Operation Christmas Child says it will soon open collection sites in Lexington and surrounding cities.

Election 2015: Latest from Jack Conway’s HQ

Before the candidates can sit back and watch the votes come in, they must cast a ballot themselves.

‘Prelude to the Cup’ underway at Keeneland

Prelude to the Cup is underway at Keeneland in Lexington. The track describes it as a special day of racing on the eve of the Breeders’ Cup World Championships.

Rupp Arena: Check your Taylor Swift tickets

Rupp Arena says Taylor Swift fans should check their concert tickets ahead of tonight's sold-out show in Lexington.

Berea College gets ready for annual Mountain Day

BEREA, Ky. (WTVQ)- Berea College says its 140th Mountain Day is set for Wednesday, October 21. The school says all classes are cancelled for...

Old Lexington courthouse illuminated for Fall Meet & Breeders’ Cup

LEXINGTON, Ky. (WTVQ)- The 1899 Fayette County Courthouse is now illuminated at night to celebrate the 2015 Keeneland Fall Race Meet and the Breeders'...

Fall Photography Weekend at Pennyrile Forest Oct. 16-18

DAWSON SPRINGS, Ky. – Pennyrile Forest State Resort Park will host its Fall Photography Weekend on Oct. 16-18, 2015. The weekend consists of a digital...

State Fair officials pleased with attendance results

Attendance at last month's Kentucky State Fair was up more than 16 percent from the previous year when rainy weather may have kept visitors away, but the total was short of the record.

Super Saturday 2015 children’s event is today in Lexington

It's the last weekend of the summer break for students in Lexington. And there's a free event that's giving children a chance to explore arts and sciences. K-E-T's Super Saturday 2015 is today.

Luncheon kicks off Woodford Humane Society’s ‘Freedom Fest’ fundraiser

Animal lovers had a chance to enjoy great weather and delicious food from local restaurants and caterers today in Versailles. The annual 'Bone Appetit' luncheon was held at Ashford Stud. It's a fundraiser for the Woodford Humane Society.

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Lexington’s mayor recommends using federal money to create police review board

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Racist internet trolls interrupt as council gives preliminary approval to rename Lexington park

An Urban County Council discussion Tuesday night, on renaming a Lexington park once used to sell slaves, was interrupted by racist trolls.
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Group behind white power flyers says they’re not hateful, Rabbi disagrees

Over the weekend some people in Central Kentucky received white supremacy flyers at their homes.

Keeneland catalogs 4,272 Yearlings for 2020 September Sale

The prestigious auction will offer online bidding and expanded phone bidding for those buyers participating remotely.