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Man accused of stealing truck, doing $35,000 in rail damage

Truck parts helped investigator track suspect.

Railroad work to impact traffic in Lexington starting Wednesday

Thompson Road at railroad crossing to be shutdown

Heat may have sparked railroad ties fire

Fire along tracks on Angliana Avenue

Portion of old Lawrenceburg railroad will be transformed into trail

A portion of the railroad line that once connected Lawrenceburg to the Kentucky River is going to be transformed.

TRAFFIC ALERT: railroad crossings scheduled to close for repair in Pendleton and Harrison Co.

Some railroad crossings are scheduled to close for repair this week in Pendleton and Harrison Counties in Morgon and Berry, Kentucky. 

Man accused of streaking caught by Lincoln County Sheriff

The Lincoln County Sheriff's Office has caught the man who they say has been streaking down the railroad tracks near KY 2141.

RJ Corman Railroad Group creates new apprenticeship program

The RJ Corman Railroad Group announced the creation of a new apprenticeship program Wednesday.

Survivor of serial killer’s attack retells story to inspire

As a college student, Holly K. Dunn survived a savage attack by a rail-riding serial killer who left her for dead after her boyfriend was beaten to death. Twenty years later, Dunn is a wife, mother and author of a book retelling her tragedy in hopes it inspires resilience in others.

TRAFFIC ALERT: Complete closure at Walton Ave. & Winchester begins Monday

A release from the Department of Environmental Quality and Public Works advises motorists that the Walton Avenue railroad crossing near Winchester Road will be completely closed beginning Monday, April 10th, and lasting throughout the week.

Police investigating after man found dead on train tracks

Authorities are investigating the death of a Shelbiana man whose body was found on railroad tracks in Pike County.

UPDATE: Two dead after being hit by train in Pulaski Co.

Authorities say a man and woman have died after being hit by a train in Pulaski Co.

KY’s short line railroads to get $3 million in improvements

Governor Steve Beshear today announced approval of more than $3 million in state grants for needed improvements to short line railroads in Kentucky. The projects include public safety improvements to at-grade railroad crossings, railroad bridge overpasses, and upgrades of railroad crossing warning signals, lights, signs and barrier

Kentucky company buys Carolina Southern Railroad

A Kentucky company that operates 10 other short line railroads has bought the old Carolina Southern railroad linking Horry County, South Carolina, and Columbus County, North Carolina.

Carolina Southern rail selling to Kentucky company

A Kentucky company is buying a closed railroad company that operated a line between Myrtle Beach and Whiteville, North Carolina.

TRAFFIC ALERT: Upcoming road closures set for Harrodsburg

The state says some temporary road closures are scheduled for next week in Harrodsburg. It says the closures will allow Norfolk Southern to replace ties on railroad crossings.

Part of East Main Street to be Closed Next Week in Richmond

City officials in Richmond are alerting drivers to a partial road closure scheduled for next week.

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Federal grant to help crackdown on heavy vehicle use tax evasion

The grant will help increase strategic blitzes, instead of funding routine, ongoing enforcement.

Lawrenceburg cancels Christmas parade, plans event for kids

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