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Firefighters approved for ‘virtual’ training

Uncertainties over how long the coronavirus restrictions will be in place has prompted the Kentucky Fire Commission to allow "virtual" training.

Voters approve Marsy’s Law but its fate is still unknown

Voters in Kentucky said yes to Marsy's Law, the proposed constitutional amendment that would give crime victims more rights. But will the courts say 'yes' to an amendment criticized for being too vague?

Court grants search of machete attack suspect’s laptop

A court has approved the search of a laptop used by the man accused of attacking students with a machete at a university coffee shop in central Kentucky.

State Lawmakers push for charter schools in Kentucky

Kentucky is a step closer to allowing charter schools after a yes vote from the state House on Friday.

Teacher equity plans approved for 16 states

The Obama administration has approved plans by 16 states, including Kentucky, to help give all students - regardless of race, ethnicity or economic background -- access to the best teachers.

Metro Sewer District board approves $1M for flood buyouts

The Louisville Metropolitan Sewer District board has approved $1 million in an effort to buy out a group of repeated flood victims, while Metro Council leadership and Mayor Greg Fischer were making no promises to provide city funding.

Lawmakers approve Keeneland tax break for Breeders’ Cup

Lexington's Keeneland racetrack will get a tax break from the state for hosting the Breeders' Cup this fall.

UPDATE: Revised Fairness Ordinance Passes In Danville

The City of Danville passed a Fairness Ordinance Monday night. The group called the Fairness Coalition said the approval came with a 4-1 vote.

Fireworks Ban Approved In Lexington

The Urban County Council unanimously approved a fireworks ban Thursday night.

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Weather causes delays, postponements for Friday night high school football

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Some haunted houses open despite state recommendation

Haunted house attendees say it's possible to have fun while being safe.

Woman missing since getting out of jail a month ago

Susan Larson hasn't been seen or heard from since September 24, according to the Franklin County Sheriff's Office.