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Hiker rescued after falling off a cliff in Powell County

Powell County Search and Rescue rescued Cameron Shepherd after falling off the side of a cliff.

Powell County Health Department starts video campaigns to promote masks

But how do you convince people to wear something many see as negative? Powell County is trying a new video campaign to reach people.

Sinkhole closes part of Mountain Parkway

Sinkhole in Powell County near Wolfe County.

Arrangements set for Powell County firefighter

POWELL COUNTY, Ky. (WTVQ) - Arrangements have been set for a Powell County firefighter who has died after a long battle with liver disease. Middlefork...

UPDATE: Man wanted for rape, robberies, kidnapping in KY captured in TN

Harlan Eddie McIntosh has been found and arrested in Pigeon Forge, Tennessee, according to Kentucky State Police. 

UPDATE: Stanton road closure delayed

Road closed for culvert installation

Natural gas leak has Powell County residents wondering

A natural gas leak at the Kinder Morgan pipeline in Cave City in Powell County caused a stir among neighboring residents Monday.

KSP searching for escaped Powell County inmate

Escapee John Bixby is believed to be driving a stolen, red passenger car after running from a work detail in Clay City on Wednesday, according to KSP.

House fire takes two departments hours to put out

An overnight house fire in Powell County took firefighters from two departments four hours to put out.

Powell County student diagnosed with E. coli

A letter posted on the Powell County Schools website Friday revealed a student has been diagnosed with shiga-toxin producing E. coli.

Police: Man stole cruiser and led officers on two county chase

State Police say a deputy fired shots at a man who stole his cruiser and led officers on a two county chase. 

A suspected drug supplier arrested in Powell County

A suspected crystal meth supplier was arrested in Stanton after a drug task force and state police conducted a joint operation.

Storm damage reported in several counties

Storm damage was reported Tuesday in Estill, Powell, Clark and other counties, mainly from high winds, according to emergency management officials.

Dedicated poll worker prepares for the primary election

There's an important primary election on Tuesday.

Three people arrested after hours long Powell Co. standoff

Three people have been arrested after a standoff Thursday morning in Powell County. 

Crews looking for three missing hikers in Red River Gorge area

Search and rescue crews say hikers are 'deep' in the Red River Gorge and are 'wet and cold'.

Powell Co. working to repair flood damage

The Powell County Office of Public Information says that with the recent flooding behind them, they are trying to assess the damaged locations in the community.

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Hiker rescued after falling off a cliff in Powell County

Powell County Search and Rescue rescued Cameron Shepherd after falling off the side of a cliff.
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Mild temperatures with mostly sunny skies

The cooler air settling in won't last much longer. After a couple of milder temperature days with lower humidity, the upper 80s and low...

Kentucky Men’s Golfer Cullan Brown has died

LEXINGTON, Ky. (UK Athletics) – Kentucky men’s golfer Cullan Brown, who battled osteosarcoma, a form of bone cancer in his left thigh, died on...

Henderson man tazed following police chase

Ernesto A. Martinez-Pascual faces nearly a dozen charges following a chase with KSP.