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McGrath opens campaign office in Lexington

Opens downtown office, jokes about her Marine 'anger'

Fraternal Order of Police endorses Sen. McConnell for re-election

Lexington, Ky. (WTVQ)-- Senator Mitch McConnell addressed the Kentucky Derby and the role of police this weekend, saying he hopes any weekend demonstrations remain...

McGrath announces two debate appearances, declines another

Democratic candidate for United State Senate Amy McGrath has announced two debates she intends to appear in, and has declined an invitation to a third. 

McGrath outpaces McConnell in fundraising for Senate seat

Democrat Amy McGrath continued her blistering fundraising pace in the spring.

Amy McGrath doesn’t hold election night event, but thanks supporters

One of the front-runners in the democratic primary for Senate, Amy McGrath, did not have an election night party or virtual event Tuesday night, but she did send a message to her supporters. 

Senate confirms all but 1 of Beshear’s school board picks

The Kentucky Senate has confirmed all but one of Gov. Andy Beshear's appointments to the state school board.

House passes $2.2T rescue package, rushes it to Trump

The House has approved a $2.2 trillion rescue package, rushing it to President Donald Trump for his signature.

Lawmakers explain pared-down state budget

Majority Republicans say some measures needed for coronavirus uncertainty.

Beshear must decide on Voter ID bill

Legislation has undergone months of discussions

Legislature approves measures for schools, businesses

Measures put into law many of the things talked about to help schools and businesses.

House finalizes mental health training measure

Measure expands training opportunities for people who deal with the public.

Drug bill, liquor-by-mail, criminal justice reform approved

State lawmakers finalized a bill to cut out the middle man in some drug claims; House OKs liquor legislation.

President seeks $850 billion stimulus, could include checks to Americans

Congress could act this week, addresses needs of many industries.

‘Jill’s Law’ passes House, Senate up next

The Kentucky House has passed a bill requiring law enforcement agencies to develop pursuit policies.

Foes push back against medical marijuana bill in Kentucky

Opponents of legalizing medical marijuana in Kentucky have pushed back as the focus shifts to the Senate.

Bill would provide workers a ‘second chance’

Senate committee sends addiction assistance measure to full Senate.

Bill to assist struggling rural hospitals clears KY House

A bill that would help out struggling rural hospitals has passed in the state House.

Bill would change process to select transportation chief

A Republican-led Senate committee has approved a bill to rein in Democratic Gov. Andy Beshear's power to select the state's transportation secretary.

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RICHMOND, Ky. (EKU Sports) – Eastern Kentucky used a 28-3 run to erase a 10-point first-half deficit and defeat No. 19 Austin Peay, 35-27, on Saturday afternoon...

Kentucky makes it 4-0 on the season with road win at South Caroline, 16-10

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6th annual “A Life with the Horses”

African Americans in the horse industry were awarded Saturday at the 6th annual "A Life with the Horses" event.

Early morning shooting sends man to hospital

LEXINGTON, Ky. (WTVQ) - On Saturday, the Lexington Police Department were notified of a male victim who was shot on Erie road. The police...