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Emergency road money awarded to the City of London

The state announced on Tuesday that London will receive $30,000 in emergency road money.

Texting 911 service now in Anderson Co.

A new service in Anderson County will allow people who live in the area to text 911 during an emergency.

Legislation aimed at improving patient care passes unanimously through house

The Kentucky State House unanimously passed House Bill 64, which would make it easier for patients to access life-saving medication in emergency situations.

16 states sue Trump over emergency wall declaration

California and 15 other states filed a lawsuit Monday against President Donald Trump’s emergency declaration to fund a wall on the U.S.-Mexico border.
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UPDATE: Water service restored to customers in Hazard

Water service was restored Wednesday to the last remaining customers who had been without since last week in Hazard, according to city officials.

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...

Council member donates wound kits to support safety at Frederick Douglass

Council member Angela Evans has donated 32 wound control kits, equipment that helps control bleeding in an emergency, to Frederick Douglass High School.

Phones around the country will buzz with the 1st national emergency alert test Wednesday

NATIONAL (ABC NEWS) - On Wednesday at 2:18 p.m. EDT almost all the cell phones in the country will go off in the first...

LEM declared heat emergency

LEXINGTON, Ky. (WTVQ) - Lexington Emergency Management has declared a phase 1 heat emergency for Lexington until midnight Thursday. High temperatures and humidity will combine...

Clark County shelter now requiring Hepatitis A vaccines

Another homeless shelter in central Kentucky will soon require its residents to be vaccinated for Hepatitis A.

Pilot’s emergency call didn’t specify problem

All five passengers killed; nobody on the ground was hurt.
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Emergency road aid funds awarded to Jessamine County

The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet says Jessamine County will receive $45,240 in County Road Aid emergency funds.
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Kentucky governor declares emergency after heavy rainfall

Kentucky Gov. Matt Bevin has declared a statewide emergency following heavy rainfall and flooding.
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Southeastern Kentucky experiences severe flooding

"A long heart-wrenching" 24 hours" is how the Harlan County Judge-Executive described the flooding.

KYEM activates its Emergency Operations Center

Kentucky Emergency Management reports they have activated their State Emergency Operations Center (SEOC), at a Level 4, which consists of KYEM personnel monitoring the weather system.
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Kentucky water district needs cash to avoid collapse

Officials representing a water department in an eastern Kentucky county say the district could collapse within 60 to 90 days without an immediate influx of cash.

Drew Brees, New Orleans Saints lend ‘Old Friends’ a helping hand

Versailles veterinarian and NFL star now connected to surgery that saved a mare's life.
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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.
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Fire damages Kentucky county’s emergency management building

A fire has significantly damaged the emergency dispatch and ambulance services building in a Kentucky county.

PCSO: Medical Emergency may have led to deadly crash

There was a deadly crash overnight in Pulaski County that investigators say may have been triggered by a medical emergency behind the wheel. 

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