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8 Tennessee doctors charged in Kentucky drug conspiracy case

Alleged illegal drug sales in Laurel, Knox and Whitley counties

Failure to use turn signal results in traffic stop, trafficking charges

Friday night incident nets 15 grams of drugs, report says.

UK drug quality testing leads to petition to recall injectable drug  

UK is one of few pharmacies testing incoming stock of medications for quality, purity and potential contamination

Stolen Kubota sought; drug, gun charges filed

Firearm purchased by woman two hours before she died in accident.

Concerns around anti-malaria drug use for COVID-19

The anit-malaria drug is mainly used for patients with Lupus and Rheumatoid Arthritis, to treat their pain. 

Deputies arrest woman for shoplifting and drug trafficking

In Laurel County, deputies say a woman was caught shoplifting and led to an additional drug trafficking charge.

Kentucky AG announces 2 drug-related settlements

Kentucky's attorney general has announced two separate settlements totaling nearly $40 million that involve a drug company and a drug distributor.

Chief Justice: Drug courts failing to keep up with needs

Kentucky's chief justice, says the drug court program isn't keeping up with the surging demand for its treatment services.

Police: Drug arrest in Flatwoods

A drug arrest was made after a traffic stop in Flatwoods, according to police.

New drug trial ordered after prosecutor’s religion questions

A federal appellate panel has ordered a new trial and reversed a couple's drug convictions partly because a prosecutor cited their beliefs in a religious figure regarded as the patron saint of drug dealers and as the angel of the poor.

Officer taken to hospital following drug arrests

A police officer was taken to the hospital for possible drug exposure after an arrest.

Man charged with drug possession after firing rifle in home

A man taken to jail in Fayette County Sunday greeted police with a shot from a rifle near Locust Avenue.

University gets $15M grant to help end spread of hepatitis C

HAZARD, Ky. (AP) - A University of Kentucky project aimed at ridding Perry County of hepatitis C has received a $15 million federal grant,...

KSP: Man arrested on multiple drug and weapon charges in Owsley Co.

Kentucky State Police has arrested an Owsley County man on multiple drug and weapon charges after responding to a shots fired call off of Chestnut Gap Road in Owsley County Sunday.

Hopes rise again for a drug to slow Alzheimer’s disease

Hopes are rising again for a drug to alter the course of Alzheimer's disease after repeated failures.

Garrard Co. PD asks for donations for K9 Ranger

The Garrard County Police is asking for the public's help in raising money for their K9 Ranger to have a protective vest and door pop and hear alarm system.

Lexington-Fayette Health Dept. expanding needle exchange

The drug epidemic is having such a big impact on Kentucky, the Lexington-Fayette County Health Department has expanded its needle exchange to a second day a week.

Dog food is withdrawn over concerns about euthanasia drug

The J.M. Smucker Co. is withdrawing some shipments of dog food amid reports that it could be tainted with traces of a drug used to euthanize animals.

Medical marijuana resolution clears House hurdle

The Kentucky House wants the federal government to accelerate research on the "safety and effectiveness" of medical marijuana.

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Beshear challenges law shifting fair board appointment power

Gov. Beshear has asked a judge to strike down a Republican-backed law that eroded his appointment authority over the state fair board.

Elkhorn City man killed in crash in Pike County

42-year old Jason Spangler died Saturday when the pickup truck he was driving went off the road and over an embankment, according to KSP.

Report: UK professor dies from accidental fall in her home

Dr. Susan Odom was found in her home by a co-worker on Sunday, according to the Kentucky Kernel.

101st Airborne deploying soldiers to Fort Knox as part of exercise

The 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault) will deploy approximately 160 Soldiers to Fort Knox, Kentucky, in support of an Emergency Deployment Readiness Exercise to be held there.