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Friday, September 24, 2021
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Deep freeze expected to ease, but disruptions persist

The painfully cold weather system that put much of the Midwest into a historic deep freeze was expected to ease Thursday, though temperatures could still tumble to record lows in some places before the region begins to thaw out.

Record-breaking cold coming to Midwest after snowstorm

Extremely cold, record-breaking temperatures are settling across parts of the Midwest after a powerful snowstorm pounded the region overnight Monday, and forecasters are describing the subzero weather on the way as potentially life-threatening.

Sheriff: woman found passed out in car with freezing child on lap

A woman in Laurel County is facing DUI charges after deputies reportedly found her passed out behind the wheel with a freezing child on her lap.

Laurel County Father Arrested After Baby Found Outside Only Wearing a Diaper

A Laurel County Father is behind bars for wanton endangerment.

Braving the bitter cold: “People need their mail”

With record low temperatures most people are staying inside, but what about those who work outside for a living?

Protecting your pipes in freezing temperatures

These tips from Roto-Rooter can keep your pipes from bursting in these frigid temperatures.

Cold weather poses severe threat to pets

As temperatures plummet below zero, the Lexington Humane Society is urging everyone to protect their pets from the cold.

Warming shelters packed, still not turning people away

Lexington emergency shelters are filled with people trying to stay warm and expecting even more people to show up Wednesday night looking for a warm place to sleep.

Some homeless reluctant to go to shelters

When the weather dips into freezing temperatures, people might think the homeless are likely to go to a shelter. There are many, however, who are reluctant to come through the doors.

Salvation Army: Makes Room For Those In Need

Even when near capacity, Lexington's Salvation Army will not turn anyone away.

Parents Accused of Keeping Toddler Out In Frigid Temperatures

Laurel County deputies said they received a tip about two adults walking along a busy roadway Thursday morning, with a toddler in tow.

Shelter Staying Open

Despite Sunday’s warm-up, the recent cold weather is overcrowding emergency shelters in Fayette County.

Overcrowding Prompts New Shelter to Open

This cold weather is overcrowding emergency shelters in Fayette County so the Red Cross is opening another one.

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FCPS announces bus cancellations Friday, September 24

FAYETTE COUNTY, Ky. (WTVQ) - Fayette County Public Schools once again announcing bus route cancellations as the district experiences continued staffing shortages. Bus routes cancelled...

Woman charged with sex crimes involving inmate at state prison

51-year old Kimberly Curry was arrested at the Kentucky State Reformatory in LaGrange on Thursday, according to KSP.

Jeffersontown High School evacuated, former student detained

Police say they detained a former student who unlawfully entered the school building.

Jackson Police ask for public’s help in missing person’s case

41-year old Joshua Getson has been missing since Sept. 16, 2021.