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More than $16 million in disaster aid provided so far in Kentucky

Breathitt, Clay, Estill, Floyd, Johnson, Lee, Magoffin, Marin and Powell counties may be eligible for assistance

Information from FEMA to avoid delays

Information for homeowners and renters who registered for FEMA disaster assistance for help.

President grants major disaster declaration for Kentucky flooding

Declaration covers 25 counties, others to be sought.

Gov. Beshear requests major disaster declaration from federal government

After 30-day assessment period, Kentucky seeks help for damage from massive ice storm.

American Red Cross ready to handle a disaster during the pandemic

When a disaster strikes there can be a lot of uncertainty but the American Red Cross can still help.

Kentucky receives $7 million behavioral health grant

Grant will assist with behavioral services after severe weather in Appalachian region

Disability scam settlements arriving in the mail

Only a handful of people still being tracked down

UPDATE: Nurses return home after providing hurricane relief in Florida

A group of nurses from Kentucky received a police escort upon their return home Friday in Frankfort after a week in Florida helping hurricane victims.

Sign campaign looks to keep people prepared

Over the past month we have seen one after another major natural disaster devastate parts of our world.

Disaster training at London-Corbin Airport

London-Corbin Airport officials say they are having mock disaster training for a plane crash all day Thursday and part of Friday, according to the airport.

Kentuckians urged to report price gouging instances

Attorney General Andy Beshear is asking Kentuckians to report instances of price gouging to his office now that a state of emergency has been declared in Kentucky due to recent storms.

Disaster exercises to be held at Jacobson Park Wednesday

Motorists who travel near Jacobson Park should expect to see some extra traffic along with plenty of public safety vehicles on Wednesday as Lexington's Division of Emergency Management conducts a disaster exercise.

Ky. Disaster Relief teams heading to Flint to help in water crisis

Teams of Kentucky Baptists with expertise in providing clean drinking water to villagers in Third World countries are on their way to Michigan to install water purification systems for Flint-area families dealing with lead contamination.

Disaster loan application deadline is Feb. 1 for Kentucky

The U.S. Small Business Administration says businesses and organizations have until Feb. 1 to apply for disaster loans for economic impact caused by storms last April in Kentucky.

Berea woman leads crews into disaster areas

After months of disaster response work in South Carolina, Sherry Buresh got home to Berea on Wednesday afternoon knowing it wouldn't be long before she had to pack up and ship out again.

Relief following July storms available in expanded area

Small businesses and most private nonprofit organizations in Bell County are now eligible to apply for U.S. Small Business Administration economic injury disaster loans following storms and flooding that occurred July 11 to July 20.

FEMA: Disaster recovery centers to transition to loan outreach centers

FRANKFORT, Ky. (FEMA) – Disaster recovery centers in Carter and Johnson counties will transition to disaster loan outreach centers at 9 a.m. on Wednesday,...

Disaster aid centers open in 3 Kentucky counties

People affected by severe weather in July can register for federal disaster aid at three applicant registration sites in eastern Kentucky.

3 counties added to July disaster declaration in Kentucky

Three more counties have been added to a disaster declaration stemming from severe storms in July.

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Saint Peter Claver Church prays for choir director injured in car crash

Police say they don't know how or why Leny crashed. Leny's friends are in disbelief as he had just left choir practice right before the accident.

UPDATE: All roads reopen following freak car crash in Lexington

All roads reopened shortly after 9:00 p.m.

Traffic Update: NB I-75 in Scott County reopens after truck hits bridge overpass

The truck hit the Frogtown Road/KY 608 overpass. The bridge has been inspected and evaluated by state engineers.
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UPDATE: Two members of Kentucky State University board resign

Candace McGraw and Paul Harnice resigned days before the abrupt departure of the KSU president.