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UK not sure how many students got fake coronavirus texts

Fake texts went out Monday afternoon.

State officials discuss Zika threat, response measures at summit

Cabinet for Health and Family Services (CHFS) Secretary Vickie Yates Brown Glisson, Kentucky Commissioner of Agriculture Ryan Quarles, representatives from the Kentucky Department for Public Health (DPH), renowned experts and response partners gathered in Lexington on Thursday for the 2017 Kentucky Zika Summit.

“He is eroding our democracy”: Former Kentucky Governor responds to President’s address

Just after President Donald Trump's first address to Congress, former Kentucky Governor Steve Beshear delivered the response from the Democratic Party.

Lexington Announces City Will Hire More 911 Operators

After its response time to a weekend barn fire came under critique, Lexington has announced its E911 service will hire more phone operators. The new staff members will handle non-emergency calls. According to the city, those calls make up about 53% of calls to the E911 Center. The hope is specifically tasking people with answering those calls should keep 911 operators free to answer emergencies. It is something Mercury Equine Center owner Eric Reed says comes too late for him.

Response filed in gay marriage license attorney fees request

A county clerk in eastern Kentucky who refused to issue marriage licenses to same-sex couples last year is asking a judge not to make her pay legal fees for the couples who sued her.

PSC to hold public meeting on Columbia gas rate

The Kentucky Public Service Commission (PSC) will hold a public meeting Wednesday in Lexington to receive public comments on a rate increase requested by Columbia Gas of Kentucky.

Former Gov. Beshear: Bevin’s accusations “pathetic spectacle”

Former Governor Steve Beshear has released a statement addressing Tuesdays accusations by Governor Matt Bevin that the former administration acted unethically in its handling of bids and campaign contributions.

Emails show Kentucky’s slow response to radioactive waste

Emails obtained by a newspaper show that it took months for Kentucky regulators to take action after getting a tip that low-level nuclear waste was being shipped to a landfill.

Berea woman leads crews into disaster areas

After months of disaster response work in South Carolina, Sherry Buresh got home to Berea on Wednesday afternoon knowing it wouldn't be long before she had to pack up and ship out again.

Police: Quick Response Led to Arrest In Break-In

Lexington police said a quick response led to a quick arrest following an early-morning break-in.

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Politicians mourn Ruth Bader Ginsburg, offer opinions on nomination process

Soon after news of Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg's death Friday evening, Kentuckians started issuing statements, celebrating her life and offering opinions on how she should be succeeded on the bench. 

“It’s a win-win.” Blood donor praises new antibody program at KY Blood Center

The Kentucky Blood Center offers a free antibody test for donating blood.

Car crashes into, damages Jif building in Lexington

A car crashed into Lexington's landmark Jif building Friday night, slightly damaging it.