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Prestonsburg, Covington next up for in-person unemployment help

Appointments can be made now for next week.

Residents of 11 rural counties urged to apply for funds

County residents could get up to $1,000

Pet owners can get financial help caring for pets

The Kentucky Humane Society has received a COVID-19 Relief Fund grant from the The Humane Society of the United States to help dog, cat and horse owners struggling during the coronavirus outbreak.

Group reminds victims domestic violence shelters, assistance are available

With families and couples having to spend more time together and often confined because of coronavirus restrictions, experts fear an increase in domestic violence and child abuse.

Care packages, pictures improve communication with shut-ins, elderly: Experts

As the coronavirus epidemic moves into its second month, isolation and social distancing are straining more and more families as they are separated from loved ones.

Kinship care bill moves to Senate

Kentucky would be required to beef up assistance for relatives or family friends of children placed in their care by the state under a bill that has cleared the Kentucky House.

Coroners office asking for public’s assistance finding family

LEXINGTON, Ky. (WTVQ)  - The Fayette County coroner is looking for the family of a man that passed away last week. According to the coroners...

Fayette Co. coroner needs help finding man’s relatives

The Fayette County coroner needs the public's help finding a man's relative.

State providing financial assistance to family foster caregivers

The Cabinet for Health and Family Services (CHFS) is allocating additional resources to determine eligibility of financial assistance payments to certain relative and fictive kin caregivers with children placed in their home by CHFS.

Kentucky Power assisting with Irma restoration efforts

More Kentucky crews heading to help in Florida.

Estill County storm victims continue to receive assistance

The Estill County Emergency Management Agency continues to help residents affected by the storms earlier this month.

UPDATE: Gov. Bevin Declares State of Emergency, Fire Restrictions Implemented

In the wake of numerous wildland fires burning around the state, Governor Matt Bevin has declared a statewide emergency.

Broadband providers can soon participate in assistance plan

Broadband providers will be able to participate in a program that offers subsidized service to low-income households starting Dec. 1.

Madison Co. Sheriff asking for help finding wanted man

The Madison Co. Sheriff is asking for help from the public in capturing a wanted man.

State launches new assistance application website, Benefind

The Kentucky Cabinet for Health and Family Services has launched a new website, Benefind, for Assistance Programs.

Danville PD looking for suspect in scams

A Danville woman is wanted by police on charges of theft by unlawful taking.

USPS asks public to clear sidewalks & mailbox areas of snow

In advance of a potentially large snowfall expected this weekend, Postal officials are asking for the public’s cooperation in keeping mailboxes, steps, and sidewalks clear of snow and ice so letter carriers are able to provide the safest, most efficient delivery service possible.

Work requirement in place for food stamps in 8 Ky. counties

Over 17,000 food stamp recipients in eight Kentucky counties must begin part-time work, education or volunteer activities in order to keep their benefits under a newly reinstated requirement.

House leaders: Increase Nat’l Guard tuition assistance

On Monday, Kentucky House leadership called on Governor Matt Bevin to add more money to the National Guard Tuition Assistance Program, which has seen requests outpace available funding.

Kentucky National Guard tuition aid falls short

The Kentucky National Guard says a financial shortfall is causing hundreds of the state's soldiers to lose college tuition funding.

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Mercer County delays in-person classes, online begins Sept. 3

Superintendent Dennis Davis had to cast the tie-breaking vote after the four-member board was split 2-2, according to The Harrodsburg Herald.

Madison County pushes back start of school; will begin virtually

The Madison County Board of Education reluctantly on Thursday night voted to push the start of school to September 2, and begin the school year with online learning only.  

Lexington woman questions her positive coronavirus test

A Lexington woman says she believes her rapid coronavirus test was a false positive.

Application deadline set for FCPS Virtual Learning Academy

FCPS students who want to commit to a full semester of online learning only, must apply by noon, Tuesday, August 18.