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Volunteers helping families impacted by Hurricane Laura

Red Cross volunteers have made their way down south to help with families who are in need of shelter as Hurricane Laura makes its way through.

Local animal shelters benefit from reduce-fee adoption push

Company supplements adoption fees July 10-12.

Refuge for Women opens its first Kentucky emergency shelter for trafficked women

A non-profit, faith based group says it is opening its first emergency shelter for women in Kentucky. 

UPDATE: New forecasts slow rising waters in Cynthiana

CYNTHIANA, Ky. (WTVQ) - New measurements and estimates show Cynthiana may get a little break from original forecasts that showed flooding could hit the...

Hope Center accepting drop-off donations to assist clients

Needs include toiletries, towels and over-the-counter medicine

Paducah shelter struggling with 65 dogs rescued in 2 days

The McCracken County Humane Society is struggling after taking in 65 dogs in two days.

Help for the homeless in cold weather

Lexington has activated its emergency weather plan

Church shelter already preparing for next arctic blast

MONTGOMERY COUNTY, Ky. (WTVQ) - Senior Pastor Scott Holley grew concerned when the freezing temperatures swept through Mount Sterling. "It was unthinkable to me that...

Shelter activated in Boyle County

Boyle County Emergency Management said it will activate a shelter Wednesday starting at 8 p.m. through Thursday morning at 8 a.m.

Keep Your Pets Safe During Inclement Weather

As extreme temperatures set in this week the Lexington-Fayette Animal Care and Control urge all residents to take their pets indoors.

Kentucky city takes down homeless camps as temperatures fall

UPDATE: Emergency Disaster Services (EDS) is providing temporary housing to the Catholic Action Center in Lexington.

Beacon of Hope prepares for the cold

Frigid temperatures are coming this weekend and shelters are expecting more people to need a warm place to sleep.

Winchester shelter in need of supplies

WINCHESTER, Ky. (WTVQ) - The Winchester Beacon of Hope Emergency Shelter is asking the public for their help. They say they are at full capacity...

Walking trail and shelter added to Lexington park

LEXINGTON, Ky. (WTVQ) - The city of Lexington announced on Tuesday that they have added walking trails and a shelter to Mt. Tabor Park. They...

Renovations unveiled at Lexington youth shelter

Dozens of politicians and community leaders crowded around a historic Lexington home Thursday to get a first look at its renovations, but it isn't just any home.

Morehead shelter launches Safe Place program for teenagers

An Eastern Kentucky emergency shelter has launched the first teen crisis program in the region.

Clark County shelter now requiring Hepatitis A vaccines

Another homeless shelter in central Kentucky will soon require its residents to be vaccinated for Hepatitis A.

Franklin Co. Humane Society preparing for possible flooding

With more rain on the way tomorrow, some people in Franklin County are worried about the county's most vulnerable animals.

Cooling stations available for those struggling in heat

The heat is so oppressive this week Lexington has a plan to keep people safe and cool.

Organization helps find homes for surrendered horses

Each horse surrendered is checked by a vet and a trainer, and is then prepared for adoption.

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