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Frozen Paypal account a nightmare for unemployed man; company now helping

Waking up to a message saying your account has a problem can be a little disconcerting but for Lexington resident Donald Luttrell, that was just the beginning of what would become a nightmare.

Kentucky awarded $7.1 million in service grants to strengthen communities

The Commonwealth of Kentucky has received more than $7.1 million in AmeriCorps federal funding.

16 states sue Trump over emergency wall declaration

California and 15 other states filed a lawsuit Monday against President Donald Trump’s emergency declaration to fund a wall on the U.S.-Mexico border.

17 years later people are remembering 911

LEXINGTON/RICHMOND, Ky. (WTVQ/AP)- It has been 17 years since that tragic day in history, where thousands died from a terrorist attack. On Tuesday morning the...

Protesters rally for Poor People’s Campaign in Frankfort

On Monday people across the country kicked of the 40 day Poor People's Campaign which looks to bring awareness to issues affecting the vulnerable in our country.

Louisville Cardinals involved in College Basketball Scandal

A big, basketball scandal is brewing and it looks like the University of Louisville is involved.

McConnell appoints Somerset judge to juvenile advisory board

U.S. Sen. Mitch McConnell has appointed a Somerset judge to a national juvenile justice advisory board.

Land Between the Lakes offers event on astronomy

People interested in astronomy and the total solar eclipse coming up this summer can learn more at an event this week at Land Between the Lakes National Recreation Area.

Rx Take-Back event scheduled for April 29.

Kentucky State Police are teaming up with the Drug Enforcement Agency (DEA) to encourage Kentuckians to remove potentially dangerous medicines from their homes and dispose of them safely as part of National Prescription Drug Take Back Day on April 29, 2017.

UK researchers lead discussions at national summit on prescription drug abuse

Addiction researchers, clinicians, intervention coordinators and health policy leaders representing the University of Kentucky and UK HealthCare will lead workshops and discuss initiatives to combat the opioid crisis during the National Rx Drug Abuse and Heroin Summit this week in Atlanta.

“Glow Orange” for National Work Zone Appreciation Week

On Thursday, the Kentucky Transportation Cabinet (KYTC) announced Glow Orange Kentucky week, an initiative inspired by a national campaign to increase work zone safety awareness.

UPDATE: Capital Day School Wins National Verizon App Challenge

A team of students at Capital Day School in Frankfort won 'Best in Nation' in the fifth annual Verizon Innovative Learning App Challenge for their Waste Free America mobile app idea.

House OKs bill to expand Kentucky’s hate crimes law

The Kentucky House has voted to expand the state's hate crimes law to include attacks against police officers and other emergency responders.

National Cheese Lovers Day – Darae & Friends Catering

DaRae Marcum, with DaRae & Friends Catering, comes by the studio to celebrate National Cheese Lovers Day with Doug High by sharing a recipe for fried cheese balls.

Kentucky’s Jobless Rate Drops to 4.8 Percent in November

State officials say Kentucky's unemployment rate dropped to 4.8 percent in November but was slightly above the national jobless rate.

2 Juveniles Charged in Tennessee Wildfires that Killed 14

Authorities have charged two juveniles for starting an East Tennessee wildfire that killed 14 people and destroyed or damaged more than 1,700 buildings.

Veterans Honored at Camp Nelson National Cemetery

Veterans were honored at the Camp Nelson National Cemetery Friday morning.

Visitors to national parks in Kentucky spent $113.5 million

A National Park Service report shows that more than 1.7 million visitors to national parks in Kentucky spent $113.5 million in the state last year.

KSP: Turn in unused RX drugs during National ‘Take Back’ Program

Kentucky State Police (KSP) is partnering with the Drug Enforcement Agency (DEA) on April 30, 2016 in an effort to remove potentially dangerous controlled substances from home medicine cabinets

Lady Antebellum to sing national anthem at Kentucky Derby

Churchill Downs says the country trio Lady Antebellum will sing the national anthem at the 142nd Kentucky Derby.

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Weather causes delays, postponements for Friday night high school football

LEXINGTON, Ky (WTVQ) - A mixture of COVID-19 and inclement weather caused for dozens of high school football games across central KY to get...
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Some haunted houses open despite state recommendation

Haunted house attendees say it's possible to have fun while being safe.

Woman missing since getting out of jail a month ago

Susan Larson hasn't been seen or heard from since September 24, according to the Franklin County Sheriff's Office.