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Tributes pour in for former legislator DeWeese

DeWeese helped lead Republican growth in Legislature.

Voters in 56th House district can hear from candidate

District covers all of Woodford, part of Franklin and Fayette counties.

Yates may be out in District 73 state rep. race

Clark County has close results, Madison the difference

Mental health first aid bill clears Senate

Legislation targets early intervention, other steps.

Pro-life measures spark heated debate in state House

One would lead to constitutional change, other would empower attorney general.

House OKs state budget, nixes revenue options

Republican majority in House tinkers with Beshear budget proposal.

Kentucky governor’s pension plan passes state House

Kentucky Gov. Matt Bevin's pension-relief proposal has narrowly passed the state House.

Kentucky legislature pushes $150 million parks plan

Kentucky House Republicans want to borrow $150 million to fix-up the state's park system.

Bill to outlaw vaping, tobacco at schools clears House panel

The use of vaping and tobacco products would be outlawed at Kentucky public schools under a bill that cleared a House panel Thursday.

Medical marijuana research resolution clears first hurdle

A resolution that calls on the federal government to expedite research on the safety and effectiveness of medical marijuana is on its way to full House for a vote.

Kentucky Senate Democrats Re-elect 2 of 3 Leaders

Kentucky Senate Democrats have re-elected two of their top leaders.

House blocks attempt to double campaign contribution limits

The Democratic-controlled House of Representatives has refused to agree to a bill that would double the amount of money people can donate to political candidates.

Woman in sexual harassment case loses job, attorney says

The newest member of the state House Democratic leadership team has terminated a woman who has a pending sexual harassment case against a former Democratic lawmaker.

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Lexington Library now has 10 more ‘wi-fi hotspots’ to help customers

Traditional Bank donation helps the cause, libraries now have 40 to check out

Drug complaints spark searches, seven arrests in Carter

Two homes searched, cash, drugs seized.

Transy students from Lexington, Georgetown earn Fulbright honors

Two Transylvania University seniors have won extremely competitive Fulbright grants to serve as English teaching assistants abroad.

State gets waiver of accountability requirements for 2020-2021 school year

The U.S. Department of Education has granted Kentucky a waiver of some accountability, school identification and reporting requirements in the Elementary and Secondary Education Act for the 2020-2021 school year.