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Proposal would give Fayette Co. school bus drivers a raise

A proposal was introduced at Monday night's Board of Education meeting that would increase starting pay for school bus drivers across the district.

Deputies: Fundraiser for Deputy Jaime Morales on Saturday

SCOTT COUNTY, Ky. (WTVQ) - The Scott County Sheriff's Office is raising money for Deputy Jaime Morales on October 13th. They say deputies, their cruisers...

Kentucky gov awards employee $215,000 raise

The Courier Journal reports the executive director of the Commonwealth Office of Technology, Charles Grindle, now makes around $375,000 annually.

Wildcat Wearhouse raises funds for family of fallen police officer

Wildcat Wearhouse has created a shirt to raise funds for Officer Hamilton's wife and infant child.

Bipartisan bill would boost Kentucky’s gas tax by 10 cents

Proposed bill could increase KY gas tax by $0.10.

Kentucky Chief Justice: judges need raises

Kentucky's Chief Justice says he will ask state lawmakers to give judges raises of 10 percent over the next two years to bring their salary more in line with the national average.

University of Louisville plans Sustainability Week events

The University of Louisville is planning activities later this month to raise awareness for responsible environmental stewardship.

Bevin announces pay raises for many transportation workers

At a press conference on Monday, Governor Matt Bevin announces a wage increase, affecting over 2,600 Kentucky Transportation Cabinet (KYTC) employees.

First stage of Lexington minimum wage hike begins Friday

Some people in Lexington will get a raise starting Friday.

UK president gets pay raise, contract extension

The University of Kentucky board of trustees has approved a three-year contract extension and a pay raise for president Eli Capilouto.

Swim-A-Thon event helps grieving families

While one in four pregnancies end in miscarriage or stillbirth, their grieving families all too often suffer in silence. This Saturday, local nonprofit Miles With Maeve is raising support and awareness for them.

House panel advances bill to raise Ky. minimum wage

A bill to gradually raise Kentucky's minimum wage to $10.10 an hour has cleared a House committee, but it drew opposition from Republicans and business interests

Legislation filed to raise minimum wage

House Speaker Greg Stumbo filed legislation on Wednesday that would provide the first increase to Kentucky's minimum wage in nearly seven years.

Jefferson Co. Public Schools wants to raise class size

Jefferson County Public Schools is planning to increase the maximum number of students allowed in many of its classes, saying the move will free up certified teachers to be redeployed to schools or programs that JCPS thinks needs more support.

Lexington gives first approval to minimum wage increase

Lexington officials have given preliminary approval to a proposal that would increase the city's minimum wage.

EKU employees to receive salary increase

EKU President Michael Benson announced an across-the-board salary increase for all full-time and part-time benefited employees Wednesday.

Merit raise cut for University of Louisville president

University of Louisville trustees have scaled back a merit raise for school President James Ramsey, whose million-dollar-plus compensation has drawn criticism from some trustees and faculty.

Possible Lexington minimum wage increase on hold

People from different organizations throughout the county joined together to rally in Phoenix Park to raise awareness about the minimum wage and need to increase it.

Lexington leaders listen to minimum wage raise commentary

LFUCG held a public comment session on a proposal to raise the minimum wage in Lexington and Fayette County.

UK tuition on the rise

Tuition will be higher for incoming UK students next year, though the college says the rate of the increase is the lowest in nearly a decade.

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Brass Band Festival gets new executive director

Two new board members also named.