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State gets road, bridge repair funds for disasters during last 30 months

LEXINGTON, Ky. (WTVQ/Press Release) - Kentucky will get $21.9 million in reimbursements for the repair of roads and bridges following natural disasters in the...

Flooding caused damage in Liberty leaving residents to clean up

Residents and businesses in many places south and east of Lexington spent Monday cleaning up after weekend flooding left a trail of mud and debris, not to mention washed out roads and some harrowing rescue stories.

After overnight rescues, clean up begins from flooding

Rapidly rising flood waters trap campers, motorists, hikers.

For second week, Harrison County hit by flooding

Heavy rains Sunday evening spark wash outs

WATCH RESCUE: Roads closed update, advisories

Almost every county in the region is reporting flooding of some kind, from localized flooding on streets to creeks and rivers over flowing their banks.

UPDATE: New forecasts slow rising waters in Cynthiana

CYNTHIANA, Ky. (WTVQ) - New measurements and estimates show Cynthiana may get a little break from original forecasts that showed flooding could hit the...

High waters create dangerous roads across region (Watch Video)

Heavy rainfall Monday night proved to be too much for local rivers and streams to some locations across central and eastern Kentucky. 

Funding released to help repair flood-damaged roads, bridges

Federal officials have released emergency funds to help repair roads and bridges damaged by flooding last month in Kentucky.

Kentucky to receive $2 million to repair roads damaged by flooding

Kentucky is receiving $2 million in emergency money from the federal government to repair roads damaged by floods in February.

‘Cram the Bus’ project to help flood victims in Kentucky

Find out how you can help a Jessamine County school bus driver fill a bus with donated supplies for flood victims in southeastern Kentucky.

$500K available for flood cleanup in Kentucky

The state says $500,000 in grants is available to qualifying counties for flood debris cleanup.

Church to host singing benefit to help flood victims in Kentucky

In the aftermath of dangerous flooding in southeastern Kentucky, a church in Whitley County is hosting a singing benefit to help victims. 

Public Health issues guidelines related to severe flooding

The state issued safety guidelines following severe flooding and water run-off events from recent rainfall across the state.

Classes cancelled Monday due to illness and flooding in several districts

For an up-to-date list of school closings and delays, click on the Weather Tab on our home page and then click on SnoWatch from the drop-down menu.

Bad weather moves into Eastern states; 5 dead in South

Extreme wind gusts, blowing snow and widespread flooding is making traveling treacherous as a storm system moves into the northeastern United States.

State of Emergency declared in eastern Kentucky due to flooding

The governor declared a State of Emergency for eight counties and three cities in southeastern Kentucky due to flooding.

Bad weather moves into Eastern states; 5 dead in South

Extreme wind gusts, blowing snow and widespread flooding is making traveling treacherous.

Flooding in southeastern Kentucky prompts evacuations, emergency declarations

Several counties in southeastern Kentucky are dealing with rising floodwaters and mudslides.

West Kentucky deer hunt spots reduced due to flooding

Due to flooding, the state is adjusting the number of spots available for the area’s open firearms deer hunt scheduled Jan. 18-20.

Madison County neighbors fed up with sinkhole, flooding

With rain in the forecast into Saturday, people in one Madison County neighborhood are concerned over a growing sinkhole and what they call chronic flooding issues.

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Two more deaths, college numbers remain relatively low.

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KSP: Video shows woman having sex with a boy

41-year old Carrie Hall, of Whitesburg, was arrested Friday following her indictment, according to KSP.

Jewish Kentuckians, state leaders outraged over KSP training materials that quote Hitler

Jewish Kentuckians and state leaders outraged just before the Sabbath over KSP training materials that quote Adolf Hitler.