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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.

State begins $2 million highway improvement project on US 60 in Carter Co.

Motorists should expect road work along 10 miles of US 60 in western Carter County in the coming weeks.

Safety improvements coming to KY 158 in Rowan County

Contractors expect to start a $1.8 million Transportation Cabinet highway safety improvement project on KY 158 in Rowan County next week.

Rental house scam circulating Rowan Co.

The Rowan County Sheriff's Office is warning people of a scam about using Zillow for rental properties.

Bridge repair, painting begins on I-64 in Carter and Rowan counties

A Kentucky Transportation Cabinet bridge painting and repair project totaling nearly $2 million will start next week along I-64 in Carter and Rowan counties.

Rowan Co. Sheriff warns of increase in marijuana edibles

Warning comes after hundreds of dollars’ worth of edibles were found in a methamphetamine bust last week.

No injuries in Rowan County crash involving trooper

KSP: 3 vehicles involved in crash

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Lexington’s fireworks show dazzles the crowd

Lexington canceled most of its Fourth of July festivities but the fireworks show still went on as scheduled.

State police investigate Cave Run Lake drowning

State Police are investigating a drowning at Cave Run Lake Saturday afternoon.

I-75 Diesel spill, semi-truck spills load of energy drinks in Madison County

Kentucky Transportation Department says a semi-truck spilled diesel on I-75 Saturday night.
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Man pulls gun, is charged during Black Lives Matter protest

Police say a man is charged with menacing after pulling a gun out during an argument with protesters.