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Dozens of schools closed or delayed Wednesday due to weather

For up-to-the-minute school closings and delays, click on our Weather Tab and then on SnoWatch from the drop-down menu.

Warming station opened in Pikeville

The West Care Emergency Shelter in Pike County opened as a warming station as dangerously cold air moved into Kentucky.

City of Lexington activate emergency winter plan

The city of Lexington activated its emergency winter plan.

Help for the homeless in cold weather

Lexington has activated its emergency weather plan

Deep freeze expected to ease, but disruptions persist

The painfully cold weather system that put much of the Midwest into a historic deep freeze was expected to ease Thursday, though temperatures could still tumble to record lows in some places before the region begins to thaw out.

Tow truck drivers busy in cold weather

Even in this week's arctic cold, some people are still out on the roads, getting stuck. A tow truck driver says the weather is keeping him busy. 

Record-breaking cold coming to Midwest after snowstorm

Extremely cold, record-breaking temperatures are settling across parts of the Midwest after a powerful snowstorm pounded the region overnight Monday, and forecasters are describing the subzero weather on the way as potentially life-threatening.

UPDATE: KSU restores heat in dorms

Kentucky State University has announced that heat has been restored.

Cold weather makes for dangerous nights for the homeless

On cold weather days Joseph Spalding says he doesn't know what he would do without the Catholic Action Center.

Emergency weather plan activated in Lexington

LEXINGTON, Ky. (WTVQ) – According to city officials, the Office of Homelessness Prevention & Intervention Emergency Weather Plan has been activated due to the...

Still haven’t picked a pumpkin? Frost shouldn’t get in the way

The threat of first frost has some people worried pumpkins will die before they can even pick them. That's actually the least of your concerns at the patch.

Lexington activates weather plan during annual homeless count

The Office of Homelessness Prevention & Intervention Weather Plan is in effect due to cold temperatures in Lexington. 

Crews keep busy clearing neighborhood roads

Crews in Lexington are doing their best to finish clearing all the roads by Thursday morning.

Despite the weather, waste collection on schedule Tuesday

Even with a new round of snow and bitter cold temperatures, Lexington's waste collection crews are on schedule for Tuesday, according to the city.

Friends mourn the death of a woman found in tent over the weekend

We are learning more about the woman found dead outside in the cold in Lexington over the weekend.

Pizza delivery drivers braving the cold

Who would want to leave the comfort of their home when a large piping hot pizza is just a phone call away?

Cold breaks pipes AND makes it hard to fix them

The cold is revealing some of Kentucky's old infrastructure. Water Department crews responded to at least five pipe leaks Friday in Central Kentucky. One in Frankfort took a while to repair also because of the cold. 

New shelter opens in Georgetown

Women and children in need of help in Scott County now have a brand new place to stay and get warm as temperatures continue to stay below freezing.

Louisville jail officials: cold weather chilling facilities

Jail officials in Louisville say the cold temperatures are hobbling the heating system, and many inmates are shivering in their cells.

Shelters work to keep homeless safe in dangerous cold

With temperatures dropping below zero this week, area shelters are doing what they can to get everyone off the streets and into a warm bed.

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