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Part of I-64 in Rowan County closed after crash

Accident happened near exit 137.

Rowan County closes some offices due to positive COVID-19 tests

Rowan County is closing the courthouse, animal shelter and county garage after three employees tested positive for the coronavirus, according to the judge-executive.

Energy assistance funds available in Bath, Rowan counties

Funds provide assistance for electric, gas.

Woman found dead in apartment in Rowan County

The Rowan County coroner says no foul play is suspected in the death of 54-year old Karen Sue Banks.

Protest organizers require masks and social distancing at Morehead protest

A candlelight vigil Saturday night in Morehead supported "people of color victimized by police brutality and systemic racism".

Rowan County hit by flash flooding

Parts of Rowan County picked up almost two-inches of rain in a short amount of time, triggering flash flooding on Memorial Day.

County considers closing popular trails at Lockogee Rock

A fall from a popular hiking and climbing spot near Morehead has Rowan County officials again taking to federal parks about closing off Lockogee Rock.

Rock slide work to force long detour in Menifee County

Road to be closed from June 1 until August.

Death investigation underway in Rowan County

State police say they are investigating the death of  48-year-old man from Maryland.

Two killed when truck leaves road, hits tree

Two men were killed Thursday afternoon when the truck in which they were riding left the road, went airborne across a driveway and crashed into a tree.

REAL ID’s available at regional licensing office in Morehead

The Rowan County REAL ID Regional Drivers Licensing office opened Monday.

Deputies warning businesses about counterfeit money

Businesses in Rowan County are being told to be on the lookout for counterfeit money. 

Highway safety project planned for U.S. 60 in east Kentucky

Transportation officials say a highway safety project is planned to upgrade a section of U.S. Highway 60 in eastern Kentucky.

Man found dead in road in Rowan County

A Morehead man was found dead in the road Saturday night in the Farmers community of Rowan County, according to the coroner.

Several schools closed or delayed Tuesday due to flooding

Several schools closed or delayed the start of classes on Tuesday due to high water. For an up-to-date list, click on the SnoWatch banner at the top of our home page.

High number of drug overdoses in Rowan County prompts warning

There is a warning in Rowan County this week after a high number of overdoses reported in the last 72 hours.

Temporary road closures in Rowan County next week

Temporary road closures are scheduled next Tuesday and Wednesday in Rowan County for drainage replacements.

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