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Gov. Beshear says to take COVID-19 downward trend lightly, deaths still high

Despite winter weather taking a front seat this week there's still a pandemic taking lives in the double digits each day in Kentucky.

Gov. Beshear reports 1,986 Saturday, concerns about surge

Gov. Andy Beshear on Saturday reported the second highest number of new daily COVID-19 cases since the pandemic began.

Governor Beshear reports 1,002 new COVID-19 cases, positivity rate stays low

"Remember, high number of cases lead to a higher number of deaths several weeks down the line," Beshear said.

Gov. Beshear urges Kentucky to play it safe on Holiday weekend, positivity rate down

Governor Andy Beshear released a COVID-19 report Saturday with 790 new cases and a positivity rate of 4.22 percent.

Help-Portrait Lexington to be held this Saturday

Volunteer photographers, hairstylists and makeup artists will give back to those in need in Lexington this Saturday.

Father, 9-year-old daughter killed in Morgan County fire

Kentucky State Police say a father and his 9-year-old daughter have both died in a house fire in Morgan County.

Honor Flight veterans visit Arlington National Cemetery Saturday

LEXINGTON, Ky. (WTVQ) - On Saturday, sixty eight Honor Flight veterans went to the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier in Arlington National Cemetery. While there...

Possible lane closures on I-75 in Lexington Friday, Saturday

The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet says lane closures could affect Interstate 75 in Lexington Friday and Saturday. 

UK Alumni Association hosting events for Citi Hoops Classic

The New York City UK Alumni Club will be hosting several events in New York City this weekend in conjunction with the UK men’s basketball game in the 2017 Citi Hoops Classic.

National Weather Service: 2 people hurt in Kentucky tornados

The National Weather Service says two people were hurt in two moderate tornados in Kentucky.

Lane closure Saturday on New Circle Road in Lexington

The right lane along a stretch of busy New Circle Road in Lexington is scheduled to be closed Saturday.

Parking/Traffic Advisory for downtown Lexington Saturday

There are multiple events happening in downtown Lexington on Saturday that will impact parking and traffic, so people are advised to plan ahead.

Shoulder closure on I-75 in Whitley County Saturday

A shoulder closure will take place on I-75 southbound in Whitley County on Saturday, October 7.

Teacher Appreciation Day at UK Football game Saturday

Kentucky football will participate in Extra Yard for Teachers Week by holding Teacher Appreciation Day at the Wildcats’ game vs. Eastern Michigan on Saturday.

UK athletics director responds to controversial sign aimed at Florida football team

UK Athletics Director Mitch Barnhart took to Twitter to denounce a controversial sign, apparently made by a Wildcat fan, and to defend the UK football program and the school.

Kentucky-Florida football game sold out!

For the first time since 2015, a home football game sells out at the University of Kentucky.  

Lexington Firefighters kick-in door to save man from house fire

Lexington firefighters kicked-in the front door of a home to save a man from a house fire early Saturday.

Peace Walk Saturday in Lexington

The annual Antonio Franklin Jr Peace Walk is Saturday, July 22, in Duncan Park in Lexington.

Lexington’s Castlewood Pool closed until Saturday

Castlewood Pool in Lexington will be closed until July 8, for pump maintenance, according to parks and recreation.

Sheriff’s deputies injured after crash with wrong way driver

WHITLEY COUNTY, Ky. (WTVQ)-Two Whitley County Sheriff's deputies were hurt Saturday after a crash on New Zion Church Road. The sheriff says the deputies were...

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