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State traffic fatalities at levels from decade ago; no seat belts in more than half

2020 totals close to 10 years ago, below 20 years ago.

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.

Illegally placed signs will continued to be removed

Kentucky Transportation Cabinet crews will continue to remove illegally placed items along state maintained right of way areas. 

Tennessee, Kentucky police partner to catch impaired drivers

Officials say police in Tennessee and Kentucky are partnering this month to look for impaired drivers near the state line.

Hickman storm downs power lines, utility poles, closes roads

The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet said most state highways remain closed in the western Kentucky city of Hickman, where a severe storm brought down power lines and utility poles.

2017 Kentucky Official Highway Map now available

The Commonwealth of Kentucky Transportation Cabinet announces the release of the 2017 Kentucky Official Highway Map.

$57.8M low bid received for road to ex-coal site

West Virginia transportation officials say they've received a low bid of $57.8 million for building a nearly three-mile, four-lane road to connect two highways to a planned development at a reclaimed coal mine in southern West Virginia.

Patty Dunaway appointed state highway engineer

Kentucky's Transportation Cabinet says it has hired a woman to serve as state highway engineer for the second time in the cabinet's history.

State highway crews ready for winter weather duty

With salt stockpiled and snow removal priority routes established, Kentucky Department of Highways District 9 crews are once again ready for winter weather duty.

Bridge connecting Kentucky, Ohio to reopen soon

The Kentucky Department of Highways says a bridge in northeastern Kentucky that was closed for a painting project won't reopen Friday as hoped but should accommodate traffic by mid-November.

Ky. targets copper wire thefts along highways

Kentucky authorities are targeting copper thieves by offering rewards aimed at curtailing a rash of thefts that stripped copper wire from highway lighting systems.

Lexington Police Caution About Highways Still Being Slick

City officials reported that although Lexington's streets are in "pretty good" shape, drivers should be extra cautious when traveling the highways.

Holiday Travel Driving Tips

Wintery weather is in the forecast for the Thanksgiving holiday travel weekend.

Holiday Travel Driving Tips

Wintery weather is in the forecast for the Thanksgiving holiday travel weekend.

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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.

Colt by ‘Tapiture’ tops Thursday’s yearling sale at Keeneland

An agent for Glencrest Farm paid $145,000 for a colt by Tapiture to top Thursday's yearling sale.