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Sewer work near UK campus and Euclid corridor will impact traffic

Lexington is beginning work on replacing two miles of sanitary sewer line between Oliver Lewis Way and Tates Creek Road.

University of Kentucky Jewish leader returns from Holocaust training in Jerusalem

Rabbi Shlomo Litvin, co-directors of Chabad at UK Jewish Student Center  have been certified by Yad Vashem as Holocaust educators on college campuses after completing a first-of-its-kind 65-hour seminar in Jerusalem. 

Police investigating after robbery on UK campus

UK Police say a man claiming to have a gun and knife robbed a woman of her backback near campus just after 4:00 a.m.

Lexington to begin repairing two miles of sewer lines

The City of Lexington says it will begin a two-year project to replace and repair two miles of sewer lines.

Kentucky hemp bill heads back to House

Legislation designed to help Kentucky’s fledgling hemp industry passed the state Senate by a 37-0 vote.

University of Kentucky bans student travel to China due to coronavirus outbreak

The University of Kentucky is banning students from traveling to China due to the coronavirus outbreak.

Officials to begin 3-year study of elk in Kentucky

Study to focus on elk reproduction and survival

Kentucky vs. Louisville rivalry bobblehead unveiled

The fierce in-state rivalry between University of Kentucky and University of Louisville is now available in bobblehead form.

University of Kentucky law school alum, wife give $20M

The University of Kentucky says a College of Law alumnus and his wife have pledged $20 million to fund an endowment and a nonendowed gift for the school.

Sexual assault reported on UK campus

The University of Kentucky Police Department is investigating a reported sexual assault on campus.

UK journalism teacher sues ex-student who complained about him

An associate journalism professor at UK is suing the school, its Title IX coordinator and a former student who complained about him, alleging defamation.

Rape reported on UK campus

UK Police issued a crime bulletin Friday after a rape was reported in a campus dorm room.

Recycle your Thanksgiving cooking oil on Friday in Lexington

Go green on Black Friday by recycling your Thanksgiving cooking oil at the annual Gobble Grease Toss in Lexington.

Conference at UK to focus on Appalachian water issues

The University of Kentucky’s Appalachian Center is hosting a student-led series of events.

UK to host annual series that highlights water-related issues

The university says the events will showcase issues relating to ecology, infrastructure and bottled water.

University of Kentucky law school gets $20M gift from alum

The University of Kentucky's College of Law has drawn a $20 million donation from one of its alumni.

UK Crime Bulletin sent out to students Monday afternoon

UK police offered tips to stay safe while on campus.

University of Kentucky police probe 6 rape reports this semester

University of Kentucky investigating sixth report of rape.

UK studying jockey performance

A new research initiative from the University of Kentucky Sports Medicine Research Institute is looking closely at jockey performance.

LGBTQ* resource center celebrates Trans Week of Awareness

In honor of national Transgender Week of Awareness, is hosting its own Trans Week of Awareness (TWOA) Nov. 18 through Nov. 22.

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