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Death investigation in Floyd County after house fire

Firefighters searched the structure and found a body inside.

Man accused of throwing drugs out of car window

A Salyersville man was arrested on Thanksgiving, accused of throwing drugs out of a car window.

Investigation underway after shooting in Floyd Co.

State police are investigating after a shooting occurred at Mink Branch in the Craynor community.

Kentucky settles child support lawsuit with Floyd County

State officials in Kentucky have settled a lawsuit involving child support payments in Floyd County.

39 ton boulders removed from Ky 80 in Floyd Co.

FLOYD COUNTY, Ky. (WTVQ) - Ky Transportation Cabinet officials say two rocks towered precariously over the eastbound lanes of KY 80 near Martin. On Friday,...

State Police investigated armed robbery in Floyd County

State police are investigating an armed robbery on KY 1086 in Floyd County. 

Four hepatitis A cases confirmed in Floyd County

Four cases of hepatitis A have been confirmed in Floyd County the health department announced Wednesday.

Floyd and Johnson counties to receive federal flood control money

Floyd and Johnson counties will receive nearly $200 million in federal money for flood control projects.

Kentucky Power announces proposed transmission line route

Kentucky Power unveiled its proposed route for a new transmission line through Floyd and Pike counties.

Sheriff warns of phone scam in Floyd County

Someone is posing as a Floyd County Sheriff's Deputy trying to rip people off in a phone scam, according to the Sheriff's Department.

Road reopens in Floyd County after mudslide

Kentucky 122 in the McDowell community of Floyd County reopens after a mudslide closed it Tuesday.

Kentucky Power to upgrade power grid near Pikeville

Kentucky Power says it's going to improve electric reliability in Floyd and Pike counties by making significant upgrades to the power grid.

Floyd County schools: Adkins selected as Superintendent

The Floyd County Board of Education says that Danny Adkins, Personnel Director of Pike County Schools, has been selected as the new superintendent of Floyd County Schools.

KSP: Man shot to death after entering ex-girlfriend’s house

A Prestonsburg man was shot to death by his ex-girlfriend after he entered her house early Tuesday morning, according to a preliminary investigation by State Police.

Richmond man accused of stealing truck, running from police

State Police say a Richmond man was under the influence when he stole a pickup truck and led authorities on a chase that ended in a crash and eventual arrest.

Shooting in Floyd County

FLOYD COUNTY, Ky. (WTVQ) - State police are also investigating a shooting in Floyd County. Troopers say Saturday, 41-year-old Toby Akers from Martin got in...

Man killed in hit and run crash

FLOYD COUNTY, Ky. (WTVQ)- State troopers are investigating a fatal crash in Floyd County. This one is a hit and run that killed a pedestrian. KSP says...

Woman shot in driveway of home

FLOYD COUNTY, Ky. (WTVQ)- State police are investigating a shooting in Floyd County. East Kentucky Broadcasting reports troopers got a call late Saturday night about a...

Police investigate a shooting at an apartment complex

FLOYD COUNTY, Ky. (WTVQ)- Police in Floyd County are investigating a Friday shooting at an apartment complex. The county sheriff says Friday morning, someone shot one...

PSC orders lower prices and refunds for B&H Gas customers

The Kentucky Public Service Commission (PSC) has determined that B&H Gas Co. has been overcharging for natural gas and must both reduce the amount it charges and make refunds to customers.

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Protesters arrested for second consecutive night in Lexington for blocking road

Six protesters were arrested Friday night in Lexington for blocking a road, just a night after four others were arrested near UK's campus for the same.

Sports fans tired of the back and forth: Reaction after Fayette Co. moves to ‘orange zone’

Some people at the Bryan Station vs. Lafayette football game Friday night say they're tired of the back and forth.

Louisville 11 p.m. update: Man charged with aiming laser at chopper, church provides refuge

People remained largely peaceful Friday night on the sidewalk surrounding the First Unitarian Church, with some yelling “say her name, Breonna Taylor.”