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City of Pikeville offering grants to businesses impacted by COVID-19

The City of Pikeville is offering one-time $2,000 grants to businesses impacted by the coronavirus.

Governor Andy Beshear: State will continue accepting refugees

Governor Andy Beshear says Kentucky will continue accepting refugees. This comes after an offer from the Trump administration to halt refugee resettlement.

Over $5 million in economic development projects is awarded to eastern Kentucky counties

Three Eastern Kentucky counties celebrate $5.09 million in funding for three economic development projects in Knott, Perry, and Breathitt counties.

Community invited to talk about Kentucky issues

The community forum will focus on economic development

UofL offering economic development forum in Louisville

The University of Louisville is planning an economic development forum that will focus on strategies and available resources to help rebuild and sustain communities.

$4M grants to help Kentucky areas hurt by coal downturn

Grants toward the railroad and campsite developments were part of a federal program to revitalize areas of Kentucky hurt by a recent downturn in the coal industry.

Lawmakers OK $15 million for mystery project

State lawmakers have agreed to let Gov. Matt Bevin borrow up to $15 million to convince a company to bring up to 500 full-time jobs to struggling eastern Kentucky.

Lawmakers seek $1 billion for struggling coal states

Lawmakers from Appalachian states hit hard by a downturn in the coal industry are proposing to set aside $1 billion from a federal fund to use for economic development.

Grimes travels to China for economic development trip

Secretary of State Alison Lundergan Grimes is in China this week to tout Kentucky's business climate and economic development opportunities.

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New Manufacturing And Distribution Center Announced For Louisville

Economic Development

New Manufacturing And Distribution Center Announced For Louisville

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Some people at the Bryan Station vs. Lafayette football game Friday night say they're tired of the back and forth.
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Louisville 11 p.m. update: Man charged with aiming laser at chopper, church provides refuge

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