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Judge orders Bevin to release money for universities

A state judge has ordered Republican Gov. Matt Bevin to release $17.8 million to most public colleges and universities.

KSU helps create pawpaw beer

The pawpaw fruit has become largely forgotten but Kentucky State University is hoping to change that and it is getting some help from beer-lovers.

Bevin does not ask Supreme Court to reconsider ruling

Kentucky Supreme Court officials say Republican Gov. Matt Bevin did not ask the court to reconsider its decision banning him from cutting the budgets of public colleges and universities without the legislature's approval.

National Voter Registration Day

The election is still more than a month away but voters have to be registered in the next two weeks.

3rd person charged in assault near University of Louisville

A third person has been charged in a sexual assault near the University of Louisville campus.

KY Supreme Court: Bevin’s higher ed cuts are illegal

Kentucky's highest court says the state's Republican governor cannot cut the budgets of public colleges and universities without the approval of the state legislature.

RNC gets security help from Central Kentucky

The Republican National Convention is getting help with security from Central Kentucky.

Officials weigh in after judge rules Bevin’s higher ed cuts legal

Governor Matt Bevin says Attorney General Beshear's position on the issue was irresponsible and unsustainable for government to take. While Beshear says the governor is usurping "dangerous levels of power."

Judge rules Gov. Bevin can cut higher ed funding this fiscal year

A judge says Governor Matt Bevin can cut state funding on his own to state colleges and universities, this year.

University offers website with information on Zika virus

University of Kentucky entomologists have created a website to provide information on the Zika virus, with mosquitoes starting to show up in the state.

Morehead State President Wayne Andrews to retire

Morehead State University President Wayne D. Andrews has announced his retirement.

Lawsuit planned to stop UofL Confederate monument removal

A Republican candidate for Congress says he will file a lawsuit to stop Louisville Mayor Greg Fischer and University of Louisville President James Ramsey from removing a Confederate monument from the school's campus.

Regulators approve tuition caps for colleges, universities

State regulators have approved maximum tuition increases of about $500 a year for students at Kentucky's colleges and universities.

Bevin agrees not to spend $18 million until lawsuit resolved

Republican Gov. Matt Bevin has agreed to not spend nearly $18 million in public money until after a judge decides whether he has the authority to spend it.

Controversy over college budget cuts goes to court

Less than 24 hours after Governor Bevin restored some cuts to universities and colleges, a court in Frankfort heard opening arguments in a lawsuit over the cuts.

Commonwealth of Kentucky vs. Gov. Matt Bevin underway

A court hearing is underway over an order by Governor Bevin cutting money to state colleges and universities.

University of Kentucky alumnus, wife give $7M gift

A University of Kentucky alumnus and his wife have given $7 million to rename the Department of Biomedical Engineering, adding an endowed chair and two endowed fellowships.

The Latest: 3 lawmakers ask to join lawsuit against Bevin

Three Democratic state representatives have asked to join a lawsuit against Republican Gov. Matt Bevin.

UPDATE: Senate President says Beshear will lose lawsuit

Republican Senate President Robert Stivers says a lawsuit against the state's Republican governor will fail because it was filed at the wrong time.

University presidents meet with Bevin about Kentucky budget

Kentucky's university presidents have met with Republican Gov. Matt Bevin and House and Senate leaders to discuss the state budget.

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