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UPDATE: Frankfort drowning victim identified, coroner seeking family members

Anyone with information about family members of 56-year old Randy Hall Jordan, contact the Franklin County Coroner's Office at 502-875-8582.

First-ever River Fest held at Proud Mary BBQ

Local organizations like Canoe Kentucky joined in for the educational event. Bluegrass Greensource, Outreach Specialist Noel Osborne says the event is a great way to get people out on the water.

Portion of parking lot gives way and slides into river in Frankfort

The collapse happened Friday near the Capitol Avenue Bridge.

Lexington restaurant honors heroes on Fourth of July

Proud Mary BBQ hosted their first full capacity event since recovering from the pandemic and the flood.

Ride to the Kentucky River in style with the Bluegrass Railroad Museum

The Bluegrass Railroad Museum is conducting it's summer excursion to the Kentucky River.

UPDATE: Mechanical issue shuts down Valley View Ferry

The ferry was closed March 28 due to high water conditions on the Kentucky River.

Canoe Kentucky brings back Kentucky Bourbon Paddle Tour

FRANKFORT, Ky. (WTVQ) - Canoe Kentucky is celebrating its 40th birthday by bringing back it's popular Kentucky River Bourbon Paddle Tour. In June, the rental...

Fort Boonesborough campground closed until August due to flood damage

The picnic area and trails are closed until May 1, but the park says the closure may be extended.

UPDATE: Boat dock stuck on bank in Kentucky River will be dealt with after river goes down

The floating dock did impact some of the bridges, but did not cause significant damage, according to the state.

Estill County in response mode against flooding

Riddell said it was a snowball effect from last month's rounds of winter storms and the rain this past weekend.

UPDATE: Valley View Ferry has reopened as of 4 p.m. Sunday

The paddlewheel ferry shuttles vehicles across the Kentucky River between Jessamine and Madison counties. 

UPDATE: Valley View Ferry closed by high water

High water has it closed temporarily.

UPDATE: Searchers haven’t given up on finding missing Lee County man

Shawn Little went missing the day after Christmas, according to Lee County Emergency Management.

Valley View Ferry closed due to high water

There is no estimation when the ferry will resume operations.

KRDHD reports possible COVID exposure at church, grocery in Letcher County

Potential exposure was 10 days ago at church, last weekend at grocery.

Seven-county area sees rash of ‘Smurf Dope’ overdoses

Five overdoses in a few days spark alarm.

UPDATE: Body of swimmer who went missing in Kentucky River found

The body of a man who went missing while swimming in the Kentucky River last week was recovered Monday.

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Nature Hop kicks off this weekend with ‘Movie under the Stars’

LEXINGTON, Ky. (WTVQ) - Lexington's Parks and Recreation and Lex Environmental Services host the 4th annual nature hop weekend. The event kicked off tonight with...

$45 million worth of yearlings sold in Saturday Keeneland Yearling Sale

The September Sale continues tomorrow and runs through Friday, Sept. 24. All sessions begin at 10 a.m. ET.

“Ichthus” music festival re-launches after 9 years

A Christian music festival returns after a 9-year hiatus.

Boil Water Advisory Lifted in Estill County

On Saturday,  at approximately 10:33 A.M. the Estill County Water District has lifted the Boil Water Advisory for the following areas: