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Rolling Thunder makes noise about POW, MIA

Memorial Day weekend is days away. Many consider it the start of summer, but for others it's a more somber occasion to remember the soldiers who sacrificed their lives to fight for this country.
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UPDATE: Capital Avenue Bridge in Frankfort reopens after fire

The Capital Avenue Bridge in Frankfort has reopened after being temporarily closed following a fire underneath the structure Wednesday night.

Protesters rally for Poor People’s Campaign in Frankfort

On Monday people across the country kicked of the 40 day Poor People's Campaign which looks to bring awareness to issues affecting the vulnerable in our country.

Judge denies Gov. Bevin’s request to depose plaintiffs in pension lawsuit

The fight over whether or not the new public pension law is legal raged on in court Monday.

UPDATE: Ashley Jones, Frankfort stabbing suspect, arrested in Ashland

-Frankfort Police now know the names of the two people involved in a homicide at Hickory Hills Manor Apartment Complex and are looking for the suspect.
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Rep. Barr to Welcome Transportation Secretary Elaine L. Chao to Frankfort

An announcement will be made regarding the TIGER grant program.
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Kentucky governor’s home, land value increase to $2.9m

Kentucky Governor Matt Bevin's home and the 10 acres where it sits are now valued at $2.9 million

Police chase ends with Frankfort woman’s arrest on drug charges

A police chase ended with a rolling road block and the arrest of a Frankfort woman who had arrest warrants out on her, according to a Facebook post by the Franklin County Sheriff's Office.

Students protest program cuts

Some Eastern Kentucky University students took a unique approach some would say 'dark' to show state lawmakers in Frankfort they're not happy with higher education cuts that led to program cuts at their school.

Teachers hold #Blackout in protest of Gov. Bevin

Teachers across the state dressed in black on Monday to protest Governor Matt Bevin's controversial comments on Friday's teacher rally in Frankfort.

Governor Bevin apologizes: not good enough for some

He apologized, but many feel that apology wasn't for the words he said, but the pain and confusion they caused.

Teachers and lawmakers react to Bevin’s comments

Governor Matt Bevin is making national headlines for comments about teachers Friday that some are calling "spiteful" and "disgusting".

Dozens of teachers participate in walk-ins on the eve of Frankfort rally

For the second day in a row teachers in Fayette County held walk-ins to support full funding for K-12 education.

AG Beshear filed lawsuit to stop pension reform law

As expected, Attorney General Andy Beshear is suing to stop the pension reform law signed Tuesday by Governor Matt Bevin.
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List of Kentucky schools that will close Friday growing

Fayette County Schools will be closed Friday as educators across the state convene in Frankfort for another rally against the pension bill Governor Matt Bevin signed this week. 

Hoover admits violation of ethics statute

Former house speaker Jeff Hoover has agreed to a plea deal in connection to an ethics complaint about sexual harassment.

KEA encourages teachers to return to classrooms

As spring break comes to an end in Fayette County and other school districts, the Kentucky Education Association is calling on teachers to return to the classroom.

Ethics Commission drops complaints against three GOP lawmakers

The Kentucky Legislative Ethics Commission has dismissed a complaint filed against three Republican lawmakers who signed a secret sexual harassment settlement last year.
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Kentucky lawmakers work to pass budget and tax bills

Amid chants from thousands of protesting teachers, lawmakers passed through the senate a new tax bill and budget bill.

Kentucky teachers fill streets for massive rally

In Frankfort, Capital Avenue will be shut down for a while on Monday as teachers rally against the pension reform bill passed late Thursday night.

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