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Eastern Kentucky receives more than $2 million in grant money

The state announced Monday more than $2 million has been awarded for projects in Pikeville and Whitesburg.  

Donald Trump Jr. to campaign for Bevin in eastern Kentucky

Donald Trump Jr. will campaign for Matt Bevin on Thursday in Pikeville.

Wilderness first aid training to be offered at Kentucky park

State parks officials in Kentucky say a wilderness advanced first aid training course will be offered later this year at Natural Bridge State Resort Park.

Company says aluminum mill construction remains on schedule

A private company trying to build an aluminum mill in the Ashland area, in part with taxpayer money, has extended its fundraising deadline.

Kentucky Power outage update after storms Tuesday night

Crews are working to restore power to parts of Eastern KY after strong winds Tuesday night.

New survey seeks to boost reputation of E. Kentucky workers

A new study of eastern Kentucky workers says the labor force has declined by 20 percent over the past 10 years as people have stopped looking for work after being stymied by their lack of professional certification and a struggling coal industry.

Johnson, Floyd Counties Dealing With Flood Damage

Emergency management agencies in eastern Kentucky deal with flood damage after heavy rains Friday night.

KY Electric Companies Updating Power Outage Maps

Kentucky Utilities and other power companies were on standby Sunday, bracing for outages.

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Lexington’s fireworks show dazzles the crowd

Lexington canceled most of its Fourth of July festivities but the fireworks show still went on as scheduled.

State police investigate Cave Run Lake drowning

State Police are investigating a drowning at Cave Run Lake Saturday afternoon.

I-75 Diesel spill, semi-truck spills load of energy drinks in Madison County

Kentucky Transportation Department says a semi-truck spilled diesel on I-75 Saturday night.
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Man pulls gun, is charged during Black Lives Matter protest

Police say a man is charged with menacing after pulling a gun out during an argument with protesters.