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Volunteer firefighter, EKU student dies over the weekend

EKU and the White Hall Volunteer Fire Department are mourning the loss of one of their own. 

Firefighters compete in firefighter combat challenge

Lexington firefighters are competing in the inaugural Scott Firefighter Combat Challenge.

Former Richmond firefighter indicted on sex crime charges involving minor

Ronald Shane Allen, a former firefighter, was indicted Wednesday on sodomy, rape and sexual abuse charges involving a minor.

Richmond firefighter arrested

Firefighter facing sexual abuse, rape, and sodomy charges.

Governor appoints new Estill County Judge-Executive

Estill County has a new judge-executive following an appointment by the governor.

Names added to Lexington Fallen Firefighter Memorial

Three names were added Saturday morning to the Fallen Firefighter Monument in Lexington.

Lexington Firefighter re-enlists in army reserves

A local firefighter, who’s has been putting out fires in Lexington for years has made the decision to re-enlist in the army reserves.

Training helps Lexington first responders stay safe during opioid epidemic

Training helps Lexington first responders stay safe during opioid epidemic

Firefighter in hospital after tick bite

The mild winter we had could mean a bad tick season.

Community mourns death of firefighter

Montgomery County firefighter, 52-year-old Dewon Wells has died.

Coroner investigating death of Mount Sterling firefighter

MOUNT STERLING, Ky. (WTVQ)-  A battalion chief at the Mount Sterling Fire Department has confirmed a firefighter with the department has died. The chief says that firefighter...

Family hopes for fresh start after Fayette County brush fire

Tuesday evening's rain comes as a blessing to a family whose Fayette County farm land quickly burnt up in a brush fire Tuesday evening.

Lawmakers Consider “Blue Lives Matter” Bill

Lawmakers are expected to vote on a bill this week that would classify attacks against police officers, firefighters, or any first responders as hate crimes.

Firefighters make quick work of couch fire at Lexington motel

Firefighters say they charged their water hoses, but didn't even have to turn them on after a small fire broke out at a Lexington motel.

Proposed bill would give tax credit to volunteer firefighters

Rep. Rick G. Nelson, D-Middletown, says he intends to file legislation for a House Bill that would give certain volunteer firefighters an income tax credit to offset the training expenses associated with volunteering.

Lexington firefighter Matt Logsdon succumbs to battle with cancer

With a heavy heart, The Lexington Fire Department has confirmed that firefighter Matt Logsdon died early Wednesday morning at Norton hospital in Louisville, surrounded by family.

UPDATE: Driver who collided with fire truck dies

A driver who police say crossed over a raised concrete median and collided with a Lexington fire truck on Man O War Boulevard Monday afternoon died from his injuries, according to the Fayette County coroner.

Fire Engine involved in Lexington crash

A firefighter was trapped, but the Fire Department says injuries at the scene appear to be minor.

Lexington firefighter falls down stairs while battling fire

The Lexington fire department says a firefighter fell down some stairs while battling a house fire. It happened Monday afternoon on Briar Hill Road.

Fire destroys Lexington home, firefighter injured

A fire destroys a Lexington home and injures a firefighter Sunday night.

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Two women busted in strong-armed robbery case

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Owingsville, Versailles residents, others named to state board

Appointments cover everything from local issues to state policy.