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Lexington man pleads guilty to armed marijuana trafficking

Faces up to life when sentenced on October

5 a.m. ‘wake up call’ lands pair in jail; fights, burglary, chases part of busy week

5 a.m. 'wake up' call lands two men in jail on drug charges

Weapons, drugs cash seized, man charged

Search of Lawrenceburg home lands estimated $10,000 in drugs.

Lexington police says shots fired into an apartment might be burglary

Lexington Police says it's investigating shots fired into an apartment as a possible burglary.

Rules on what can be brought into statehouse under review

Governor Andy Beshear says rules that decide what people can and cannot bring into the state Capitol are being evaluated.

Pawn shop owner accused of selling drugs through store

A month-long undercover investigation led to the arrest of a pawn shop owner and his sister on multiple charges in Montgomery County, according to the Mt. Sterling Advocate.

Deputies: Drugs and guns recovered from Laurel Co. home

A man and woman were arrested in Laurel County Wednesday for drug possession.

‘Do something, Mr. McConnell’: Washington Post editorial says Senate must act on guns

The Washington Post on Wednesday published a full-page editorial listing the victims' names and ages in 37 mass shootings in the U.S. since 1999, including the seven killed in a weekend shooting in western Texas, and then asked, "if that would be enough to move Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell from his insistent inertia on gun safety?"

Kroger asks customers to stop openly carrying guns in its stores

Executives at the grocery store giant Kroger are asking its customers to stop openly carrying firearms in their stores, a change in policy that comes after several mass shootings in the U.S.

UPDATE: Barricade situation ends peacefully with man’s arrest

A convicted felon who barricaded himself inside a home for most of Wednesday was arrested without incident around 11:00 p.m., according to Lexington Police.

Mercer County crime crackdown results in more than 30 arrests

A crime crackdown in July called 'Operation Ice Storm' resulted in 43 warrants and 34 arrests by the Mercer County Sheriff's Office.

Gun store to hold free seminars on permitless concealed carry law

LEXINGTON, Ky. (WTVQ) - People heading to the shooting range, or anywhere for that matter, soon will be able to conceal carry without a...

Sheriff: Meth, guns found in child’s playhouse

Deputies say almost three pounds of meth, firearms, loaded and unloaded syringes and a large sum of cash were found inside a playhouse.

Winchester man sentenced for selling meth and guns

A Winchester man was sentenced to federal prison for selling methamphetamine and guns in Clark County, according to prosecutors. 

New Zealand to probe role of spies, guns in mosque attacks

New Zealand will hold a top-level inquiry into the massacre of 50 people at two Christchurch mosques that will examine what roles guns, social media and spy agencies played preceding the attacks.

Argument turns into shooting in Lexington

Lexington Police say an argument turned into a shooting on Florida Street just before 6:45 p.m. Monday.

Man arrested on drug and theft charges

A Knox County man faces drug and theft charges in a stolen vehicle case out of Lexington, according to deputies.

Somerset man arrested, reportedly had guns he wasn’t allowed to have

A Somerset man was arrested Sunday morning after a Pulaski County Sheriff's deputy found him with several guns he wasn't allowed to have as a convicted felon.

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UK unveils extensive coronavirus testing plan for students, staff

Detailed plan outlined, testing first 3 weeks of August.

Lexington man dies in Pulaski County Park

The 39-year old man apparently had some kind of medical emergency, according to the Commonwealth Journal.

Man accused of pulling a gun outside restaurant

William Kairn is accused of pulling a handgun on another man outside a restaurant in Danville, according to the Boyle County Sheriff's Office.

Road signs shot in Franklin County

The signs are in the Peaks Mill and Rocky Branch Road area of Franklin County.