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Politicians will be back at Fancy Farm in August

Kentucky politicians will be back at the farm in August. 

Jenny Wiley State Park lodge closed for repairs

The main lodge building will be shut down until further notice, according to the Kentucky Parks Department.

Wedding season is making a comeback

Planning a wedding during the pandemic has not been easy but, it's getting better as more people get vaccinated and restrictions are lifted.

Best friends start business during the pandemic

A pandemic doesn't seem like the time to take a risk, but out of Mount Sterling comes the latest example that, for some, the pandemic has paid off. Best friends Daniel Elswick and Casey Martin took a leap by starting their very own business almost a year ago.

Interview: Beshear sees useful lessons in pandemic

Beshear laments the mix of politics and pandemic.

Fayette County’s winter test results show growth at every grade level tested

The test is given three times a year to gauge elementary and middle school students learning in reading and math.

Business owners, chefs talk pandemic challenges, value of buying local products

“Restaurant Roundtables” series to thank Kentucky business owners and chefs for sourcing food from Kentucky farms

Ongoing survey shows changes in behaviors, attitudes during the pandemic

Ongoing survey shows how opinions have changed, ebbed and flowed.

Regal Cinemas to reopen in Lexington on May 7

The nation's second largest movie theater chain has been closed for six months due to the pandemic.

Horse Park getting ready to open for main season

Another sign of a return to pre-virus activities, the Kentucky Horse Park will open for its main season Wednesday, March 31st.

State lawmakers pass bill expanding telehealth medicine

The legislation is a continuation of a Senate bill which was passed last year in response to the pandemic. 

Beshear signs relief bill for some jobless aid recipients

The state will waive the overpayment of some pandemic-related unemployment claims.

Lexington businesses reflect on past year, challenges of the pandemic

Some businesses say they know some changes are here to stay, but hope that eventually things mostly return to normal.

Pandemic year in review with UK HealthCare worker

When COVID-19 hit the community, it was unknown territory for us all.

UK theater productions explore pandemic, reflect on experience

Two UK productions explore how the theater has changed and shows how solidarity can be found within the isolation.

Bill allowing extra year of school clears Kentucky Senate

The proposed legislation is a response to pandemic-related disruptions on schools that resulted in widespread use of virtual instruction.

Kentuckiana Pride Festival and Parade dates announced for 2021

The annual event was moved to later in the year to ensure a safe event, according to event organizers.

Public show of support for outgoing Morgan County superintendent

The Morgan County Board of Education voted last month not to renew the contract of Supt. Thomas Carl Potter.

Fayette County adds six COVID-19 deaths, 109 new cases

City’s seven day rolling average of new cases is currently 91 cases per day

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