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Several bills aimed at helping KY youth, non-profit weighs in

Several bills that would benefit young Kentuckians have made their way through the General Assembly.

Schools facing some challenges with in-person learning

Kentucky Youth Advocates, a statewide organization that calls itself an independent voice for kids, got together virtually and talked about what schools should expect next now that students are gradually returning to the classroom.

Hundreds rally for Kentucky kids virtually during Children’s Advocacy Week

Gov. Beshear, leadership from Kentucky House and Senate joined in

Children’s Advocacy Week kicks off

Includes 18 virtual events Feb. 1-5

Students say pandemic led to increased vaping, tobacco use among peers

LEXINGTON, Ky. (WTVQ) - More than a third of Kentucky middle and high schoolers say the pandemic has increased students using e-cigarettes, or "vapes,"...

Advocate virtual forum discusses tobacco free policies

KYA, Foundation for a Healthy Kentucky partner in efforts to reduce tobacco use in the Commonwealth

Bill banning corporal punishment in schools heads to House

A bill that would ban corporal punishment in schools is headed to the House. Supporters say corporal punishment traumatizes children and creates less orderly climates.

Report: Oral health of Kentucky children is getting worse

A new report says the oral health of Kentucky children is getting worse despite having a greater access to dentists.

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Beshear reports COVID positivity rate at 3.28%

LEXINGTON, Ky. (WTVQ) - Governor Andy Beshear is urging counties to get competitive when it comes to which county has the most people vaccinated. Currently,...

Lexington family makes a “team effort” to find a cure for ALS

LEXINGTON, Ky. (WTVQ) - This Mother's Day, a Lexington family is rallying around their mom a little differently this year because of an ALS...
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A Mix of Sun and Clouds to Start the Workweek

A warm front lifting north will pick up rain chances throughout this evening.