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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...

UPDATE: Valley View Ferry to resume operations Saturday morning

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

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.

Family waits as search for missing swimmer continues

High river, undercurrents make swimming dangerous

Valley View Ferry closed due to high water

The Valley View Ferry is closed until further notice due to conditions on the rain-swollen Kentucky River.

Jim Beam fined $600,000 for bourbon spill in July

Jim Beam Brands Co. was fined $600,000 this month by the state for a bourbon spill in July that led to a widespread fish kill, according to a report in the Courier-Journal.

Portion of old Lawrenceburg railroad will be transformed into trail

A portion of the railroad line that once connected Lawrenceburg to the Kentucky River is going to be transformed.

West Virginia donates 15,000 blue catfish for Kentucky River

The West Virginia Division of Natural Resources has given 15,000 blue catfish to boost fish populations in the Kentucky River.

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Father takes over baseball team for late son at Estill County High

Retired Estill County High School Baseball Coach Brian Crowe will take over the program again following the tragic death of his son, Blake.

Search on for missing Letcher County man

Anyone with information about the whereabouts of 27-year old Corey Neace should contact the Letcher County Sheriff's Office.

Police: Man admits to shooting and killing woman in Winchester

Steven McGuire is accused of shooting and killing 34-year old Sheila Smith at an apartment on Main Street, according to Winchester Police.

UPDATE: UK wide receivers coach pleads not guilty in DUI case

37-year old Jovon Bouknight is accused of driving drunk and going at least 26 miles over the speed limit, according to Kenton County public records.