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Since the Florida shooting many people are going to the internet to get more information and statistics on gun violence.
Work on Arrowhead Driver expected to cause delays.
Woman stabbed in Lexington off Cambridge Drive.
The two campuses of the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) in Lexington will be renamed to honor two Kentucky heroes.
If you see 16-year old Brisa Garcia, call Lexington Police or 911.
Police stumbled upon a gunshot victim this morning around 1 a.m.
Richmond Police are searching for a missing Lexington man.
The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet says lane closures could affect Interstate 75 in Lexington Friday and Saturday.
A couple who admitted moving from California to Lexington to sell drugs was sentenced to federal prison.
Superintendent Manny Caulk announced Carrie Paul as the next principal of Tates Creek Elementary Thursday.
A bill that would make recruiting gang members a felony in Kentucky passed its first legislative hurdle in Frankfort this week.
One lane is closed on Nicholasville Road at Arcadia Park in Lexington in front of the Baptist Health Hospital.
Inmates at one Kentucky prison are using their shared past experiences to create a brotherhood behind bars that also reaches out and helps the local community.
A man was critically injured in Lexington late Sunday night, after being shot in his own home.
Lexington Mayor Jim Gray is scheduled to announce his choice for the city's new police chief Monday.
Man charged with multiple counts relating to child sexual exploitation offenses.
A Lexington man was sentenced Monday to five years in federal prison for setting a restaurant on fire last year not long after being fired by the business, according to federal prosecutors.
Two suspects try to rob Lexington home.
Man charged in Lexington burglary.
Man shot at during drive by in Lexington.
Nineteen grant recipients were awarded $1.7 million through the Stormwater Quality Projects Incentive Grant Program this year.
A house was damaged by a fire Friday night in Lexington in the 2300 block of Tuscon Drive.
Find out how you can get a 'Kentucky Strong' t-shirt to show support for Marshall County school shooting victims and their families.
A man has been sentenced to 30 years for threatening to murder a federal prosecutor in Kentucky and solicitation to murder a U.S. officer.
Countless politicians have come forward offering their condolences to those affected by Tuesday's shooting.
A group of volunteers spent Wednesday night canvassing Lexington counting the city's homeless population.
The Office of Homelessness Prevention & Intervention Weather Plan is in effect due to cold temperatures in Lexington.
The proposed budget for new road construction in Lexington is expected to be around $126 million, which includes projects on Newtown Pike, New Circle Road, and Clays Mill Road.
The Kentucky Blood center is holding its annual Rupp Arena Blood Drive on Monday January 22nd.
Woman arrested for spitting, biting, and hitting officers.
Elderly, Lexington woman crashes car into garage.
After interviewing a variety of officials from different government agencies today, the consensus is that the average person will not feel too much of an impact from this potential shutdown, at least in the short term.
LEXINGTON, Ky. (WTVQ) - The Blue Grass Airport has been selected as one of the recipients of the 14th Annual Best Places to Work...
Skyline Chili released a statement saying they are excited to bring Cincinnati-style chili to the city of Lexington.
A fire just after midnight last night has left a Lexington family without a home.
The problem isn't just the cold, but the chemicals we use to deal with the snow.
Crews in Lexington are doing their best to finish clearing all the roads by Thursday morning.
Most City offices will open at 9:00 a.m. Wednesday, Jan. 17, because of the weather conditions. Employees will report to work on a one-hour delay.
Crews in Lexington have been busy all day doing their best to keep the roads clear.
Even with a new round of snow and bitter cold temperatures, Lexington's waste collection crews are on schedule for Tuesday, according to the city.
We are learning more about the woman found dead outside in the cold in Lexington over the weekend.
Police say a man woke up Sunday to find his girlfriend dead.
Despite seeing all the snow melt away on the roads Saturday morning, the Division of Streets and Roads sends a warning as wet spots can freeze into black ice.
Crews in Lexington have been out monitoring to road conditions since early Friday morning.
A woman was shot in Lexington Thursday night, according to Lexington Police.
Keeneland’s 2018 January Horses of All Ages Sale concluded Thursday with healthy results that signal continued buyer confidence and demand for quality that buoyed the recent September Yearling and November Breeding Stock auctions.
The City of Lexington says it is ready for winter weather this weekend.
Keeneland's January Horses of All Ages Sale surpassed last year's gross on just the third day of selling.
The final horse in the ring brought the highest price Tuesday at Keeneland's January Horses of All Ages Sale.
City road crews in Lexington will spot treat slick areas through Tuesday morning's commute, according to the Division of Streets and Roads.
Some drivers had to be on the road despite the ice because it's their job.
A Lexington home is destroyed after a fire Saturday night.
Keeneland racing and sales enjoy strong ties to the finalists for the 2017 Eclipse Awards.
Police are searching for a suspect in an overnight armed robbery in Lexington.
Keeneland’s 60th January Horses of All Ages Sale starts Monday, January 8.
State Senator Reggie Thomas, a Democrat from Lexington, filed Wednesday to run for Kentucky's sixth congressional district seat.
Kentucky American Water is reminding customers to take precautions.
Lexington firefighters responded to a structure fire on Sulphur Well Road around 2 a.m. Tuesday.
The compassionate caravan was out Monday night delivering soup, giving out warm clothing, and offering rides to the shelter.
A celebration is under way at Baptist Health Lexington where Lexington's first baby of the year has been born.
Lexington Police say a man suffered a head injury after being hit by a car in downtown Lexington early Monday morning.
A man is behind bars after Lexington police say he attempted to shoot another man.
With two big games Friday, Solid Blue fans have been packing restaurants and bars across Lexington.
Three elderly people have died from the flu, according to the Lexington-Fayette County Health Department.
Lexington Police say people in two cars were shooting at each other in broad daylight in a busy intersection Wednesday afternoon.
Lexington Police say an inattentive driver triggered a five-vehicle chain reaction crash Wednesday night.
Lexington police say they are investigating after finding a woman dead on the side of Tates Creek Road late Tuesday night.
The Aviation Museum of Kentucky in Lexington announces its new hours for this winter season.
An overnight fire has damaged a home on Westminster Drive in Lexington.
Police have arrested a man in connection with a stabbing on Christmas Eve.
The EMA had to rescue a a stranded driver on Goshen road in Lincoln County.
A 16-year-old male, is charged with three counts of first-degree robbery and one count of attempted robbery.
Just in time for Christmas, a Lexington family of five has a freshly renovated home to unwrap presents in.
ABC 36 Anchor Doug High reflects on war, family and service upon return from military deployment in Afghanistan.
Jarret's mother says it's a joyous experience when patients come to the Christmas shop.
Three people were arrested early Sunday morning
A federal grand jury in Lexington indicted four people related to selling large quantities of fentanyl, according to prosecutors.
LEXINGTON, Ky. (WTVQ) - Police say a woman was shot while inside her Lexington apartment Friday morning, after multiple gunshots were fired. Police responded to...
LEXINGTON, Ky. (WTVQ) - Police say they are searching for a suspect accused of robbing a man at gunpoint early Friday morning. Police say a...
LEXINGTON, Ky. (WTVQ) - Police have arrested a second man involved in a shooting outside Southern Middle School last September. Police arrested 32-year-old Randy Roberts...
Lexington releases its holiday waste collection schedule.
A proposed land swap between the city of Lexington and the University of Kentucky has cleared a few hurdles this week as the state and the school's board of trustees both gave it the okay.
A Lexington jail inmate who investigators say didn't return from court-ordered work release more than three weeks ago, was captured Tuesday afternoon, according to the jail.
Even though the sun is shining and the roads are clear, crews with Lexington's Streets and Roads department are still out on the job.
Road crews are scheduled to be out overnight ahead of possible snow and freezing drizzle Tuesday morning.
He landed at the Bluegrass Airport to visit kids at the Kentucky Aviation Museum.
Police have arrested six people in Lexington in connection to a drug trafficking ring in Lexington. According to court documents -- the group was in posession of large amounts of crack cocaine, heroin, marijuana and stolen firearms.
Despite the wind and cold, a nice crowd turned out Tuesday night for Lexington's annual Christmas Parade, which is the state's largest.
An inmate walked away from a minimum security prison in Lexington Tuesday night, according to the Kentucky Department of Corrections.
Lexington Emergency Management will test its network of outdoor warning sirens Wednesday, December 6, at 10:00 a.m.
The Office of Homelessness Prevention & Intervention Weather Plan has been activated due to the forecast of extreme cold temperatures in Lexington.
Firefighters say the home is "a total loss" due to the damage.
Police investigate body found in creek in Lexington.
With the senate expected to vote on a federal tax reform bill soon, critics of the proposed plan are taking to the streets calling for its defeat.
The Kentucky Supreme Court has agreed to hear a Lexington case regarding a company's refusal to print T-shirts for a gay-pride festival due to religious beliefs.
A Boil Water Advisory for Kentucky American Water customers in the Leestown Road corridor in Lexington was lifted Tuesday, November 28, at 8:00 p.m., according to the water company.
Lexington ranks number 2 for midsize cities for new graduates
Police say a man has admitted to shooting a woman near a Lexington hotel, but he has a reason.
Lexington police are searching for a robbery suspect
There's been a shooting every day this weekend in Lexington.
A teenager is fighting for his life after a shooting Friday night in Lexington.
A woman was shot at a hotel in Lexington Saturday. Police say the victim and suspect know each other.
Santa Claus turned the key to light Lexington's official Christmas Tree Friday night in Triangle Park downtown.
If there's one Thanksgiving leftover you don't want, it's probably cooking grease.
One Lexington restaurant was open today frying up hundreds of turkeys for people's Thanksgiving feasts.
A couple arrested in Lexington earlier this month, in relation to the murder of two Winchester teenagers appeared in Clark County court Wednesday morning, and new details were released from the stand.
Lexington police say a crash that tied up traffic on I64 early Wednesday morning was caused by a sleepy driver.
It was a soggy night for some students at Transylvania University after a dorm flooded late Monday Night.
An inmate in Lexington didn't return to jail from a court-ordered work release Monday, according to the jail.
A kitchen fire Monday afternoon forced the people in an apartment in Lexington to temporarily move across the street, according to Lexington firefighters.
It was a frightening night for several families in Lexington as three separate shootings left three homes riddled with bullets.
The center has been collecting supplies all year long so the area homeless can stay warm this winter.
At the scene, officers found the man with a gunshot wound to his upper body.
Mayor Jim Gray said he promised to give citizens a new choice in television providers, and Tuesday morning he exclaimed Santa Claus has come to town.
An ambulance transporting a patient, was involved in a collision in Lexington Tuesday night, according to Lexington Police.
Lexington Police say a 17-year old showed up at his home on Bainbridge Court Monday night with a gunshot wound to his leg.
Tim McGraw and Faith Hill's "Soul2Soul" tour is coming to Rupp Arena on June 2, 2018.
Broghan's family couldn't be more happy, what was supposed to be a vigil to pray, ended up being a welcome back.
The chilly weather isn't keeping people from having a little fun outside, some are already beginning to show their holiday spirit no matter how early.
A missing Lexington teen is safe. Broghan Lorentz's family says their 17-year-old son called them from a greyhound bus station in Knoxville, Tennessee.
The search continues tonight for a Lexington teen who went missing from his home earlier this week.
Two suspects wanted in connection to the shooting deaths of two 16-year old girls in Winchester this week were arrested Friday in Lexington, according to Winchester Police.
England’s Cheveley Park Stud Ltd. paid $1 million for Group 2 producer Fools in Love on Thursday during the third session of the Keeneland November Breeding Stock Sale.
A Lexington-based developer has been chosen to design, build, finance and operate a new state office building and parking structure in Frankfort.
Lexington will soon have its own official tree, and the public is being asked to help decide which one of three oak trees gets the honor.
Mayor Jim Gray announced on Thursday that Lexington has filed a lawsuit to hold wholesale drug distributors and manufacturers accountable for dumping opioids into the city.
Fusioncorp has spun out a new startup, Gamifi, which will bring new jobs to Lexington.
Country artist Walker Hayes will perform at the Bluegrass Rockin' Rodeo at the Kentucky Horse Park Nov. 18.
McDelivery on UberEATS now available at nine McDonald's restaurants in Lexington.
'For Royalty' sold to Summer Wind Equine for $2.1 million to lead Wednesday’s second session of the Keeneland November Breeding Stock Sale,
Lexington releases its holiday waste collection schedule through the new year.
Monday night, more than 500 people came out to Shiloh Baptist Church in Lexington, to discuss, and work on some of the issues affecting the community.
A stretch of East Third Street in Lexington was temporarily closed Monday for a gas line repair.
UK and the city of Lexington are working on a land swap that would give the city 200 acres for a future industrial or business park.
Nearly 200 runners and walkers took advantage of Sunday's unseasonably warm temperatures to raise money for veterans in the 2017 VA 5K at the Lexington Veterans Affairs Medical Center on Leestown Road.
Mississippi scored with five-seconds remaining to hand Kentucky another heartbreaking loss in Lexington.
It's a not guilty plea from the man accused of beating a young mother to death, in Lexington.
Celebrating Central Kentucky's Veterans, Operation Wildcat will put you through your own military mission on the field.
In an effort to raise the standard of care for animals in the state, the Humane Society of the United States kicked off a free training tour Thursday for people that work at rescue shelters.
It was a frightening morning at one Lexington middle school as three different type of guns were found on campus.
An elderly Lexington woman died overnight from smoke inhalation after being found unresponsive in her burning home, according to the Fayette County coroner.
Lexington's network of outdoor warning sirens are scheduled to be tested Wednesday, November 1.
The City of Lexington is looking for people to donate three large Christmas trees for the official tree lighting ceremony.
All inbound/eastbound lanes of South Broadway in Lexington reopened Monday night after being closed for hours following a gas leak.
Two people will have to find somewhere else to live after an apartment was damaged by fire in Lexington, according to the fire department.
Kentucky-American Water repair crews were busy on Monday in Lexington and Georgetown.
A gas leak slowed traffic Monday on South Broadway in Lexington.
Lexington celebrated 60-years of its sister city relationship with Deauville, France on Friday.
The country's acting health chief was asked to spend more money to fight the Opioid epidemic during a stop in Lexington Friday.
Lexington set perhaps its most troubling record Friday: the most homicides ever for a calendar year, and there are still two months left in 2017.
Kentucky is one of the hardest hit areas in the country when it comes to the opioid crisis so many here are now wondering what the next steps in the fight against addiction are going to be after president trump declared the opioid epidemic a public health emergency.
The Lexington chapter of the NAACP joined the national organization in warning blacks that if they fly on American Airlines they could be subject to discrimination or even unsafe conditions.
Before you reach for a space heater, the Lexington fire department wants you to think safety first.
Patient Jake Damron will represent Shriners Hospitals for Children Medical Center-Lexington at an official PGA TOUR event in Las Vegas in November.
VisitLEX earned several awards at a recent state conference put on by the Kentucky Travel Industry Association.
A few early morning flights were delayed Wednesday at Lexington's Blue Grass Airport when a test of new wiring for the runway lights failed, according to airport officials.
A new education movement is gaining attention in Lexington. A group that goes by Lex Ed called on the Fayette County School Board at its meeting Monday night to bring comprehensive sex education to the district. The group made an impression in purple t-shirts, artfully decorated with a bird and a bee.
With just two months left in 2017, the city is only one homicide away from breaking that record.
Lexmark named Richard Geruson as its new president and CEO Monday, effective immediately.
Two robberies in Lexington need your attention.
A Lexington robbery suspect has been caught in a rotten spot.
A group of people also in Lexington today were celebrating Family Safety Day.
Police are also looking for someone accused of shooting two people last night in Lexington.
A man was taken to the hospital this evening after a shooting at a Lexington park.
Officers say they found 27-year-old Kevin Gary Joseph Huff early this morning on Hollow Creek Road.
Lexington is one of 41 cities to earn an "All-Star City" designation in the Human Rights Campaign's annual Municipal Equality Index scoring.
A woman who killed a man in a drunk driving crash in Lexington last year apologized to the victim's family in court Thursday during her sentencing.
The man charged with helping fugitive lawyer Eric Conn escape pleads not guilty at initial court appearance.
Professional golf is coming to the Commonwealth next year.
An ex-employee of fugitive Kentucky lawyer Eric Conn has pleaded not guilty to charges of helping the attorney escape before his sentencing in a Social Security fraud case.
A Mexican National in Lexington was convicted on charges of threatening to murder an Assistant U.S. Attorney and solicitation to murder an officer of the United States, according to federal prosecutors.
Fayette County Public Schools is looking to get more men involved in elementary education.
The Kentucky Horse Park announced Monday it will host the inaugural Bluegrass Rockin’ Rodeo, Nov. 17-18 in the Alltech Arena.
The movie "Bluegrass Spirits," is looking for extras in Lexington and the surrounding communities.
Police are investigating a stabbing that sent a 14-year-old girl to the hospital. It happened on Bainbridge drive off of Man o' War Boulevard Sunday afternoon.
A new report says renters in Kentucky's second-largest city almost always lose when landlords try to evict them.
A Lexington woman was one of 24 civilian employees honored Friday by State Police.
Comedy recording artist "Weird Al" Yankovic is scheduled to appear at the Lexington Opera House next March.
There are multiple events happening in downtown Lexington on Saturday that will impact parking and traffic, so people are advised to plan ahead.
Lexington is continuing its battle with Spectrum, the council voted on a new resolution to give the company a 30 day deadline to fix certain issues or face daily fines.
It was a special day at Keeneland today as it celebrated its tenth year granting wishes for children through the Make-A-Wish Foundation.
A former pastor at a Lexington church has been arrested and charged with sexually abusing two young girls, according to Lexington Police.
Council members will vote on a new resolution Thursday to give the company a 30 day deadline to fix certain issues or face daily fines.
According to Mayor Jim Gray's office, Lexington is one of six "University Cities" being celebrated and explored.
Richmond Police named twin brothers from Lexington as prime suspects in a deadly shooting last weekend.
Here's something we've all grumbled about TV service, and how much we pay for it.
UberEATS launches in Lexington Thursday, October 12, offering food delivery with full menus some of the city’s best restaurants.
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The long-delayed CentrePointe project in downtown Lexington has a new investor.
A Lexington man accused of beating his estranged wife to death with a baseball bat pleaded not guilty today.
The right lane of Midland Avenue in Lexington is scheduled to be closed Wednesday for pipe inspections.
An 'Operation Christmas Child' recipient shared her inspiring story in Lexington Monday as the community gears up for another life-changing program.
Blue Grass Airport was recognized as the Corporate Champion of Diversity at the 49th annual Urban League of Lexington-Fayette County Empowerment Dinner.
Police say Friday night on Cambridge Drive someone shot a man in the leg.
Because this shooting and others like it are happening in popular areas, people are more concerned for their safety when spending the night out on the town.
Great weather and great racing made for a winning combination for the opening of the Fall Meet at Keeneland Friday.
Thousands of people headed out to the track to catch the races and hundreds of employees have been working hard to make sure all of them stay safe.
The wait is finally over, Keeneland racing is back in action and with this opening day comes a brand new requirement for jockeys, one looking to keep them safe as they hit the track for the first time this season.
Henry Clay Boulevard in Lexington is scheduled to be closed to non-residents beginning at 6:00 p.m. Friday, October 6, 2017.
The Fayette County coroner identified a man who was killed in a hit-and-run accident Thursday night in Lexington.