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Cattle group applauds USDA effort to expand beef processing

Goal is to push competition, more outlets in processing industry

New Frankfort food market and pizza pub plans to battle food desert

Locals Food Hub and Pizza Pub is aptly named offering a hybrid of a farmer's market and a locally sourced pizza pub.

God’s Pantry, library partner to fight hunger

God's Pantry Food Bank set up at the Lexington Public Library Northside Branch on Thursday for a pop-up food distribution.

Jessamine County gets $1 million, others get USDA grants

JESSAMINE COUNTY, Ky. (WTVQ) – Jessamine County and Falmouth are among 14 Kentucky communities and dozens in 45 states receiving U.S. Department of Agriculture...

Quarles praises new USDA hemp rule

The final rule on hemp production developed under the Trump Administration.

Rural Development invests over $600,000 to help rural Kentucky communities

LEXINGTON, Ky. (WTVQ) - The United States Department of Agriculture Rural Development Kentucky recently invested $607,760 in rural communities across central and eastern Kentucky. According...

Investment increases ethanol, biofuel sales jobs, market in Kentucky

The USDA announced an investment that the Trump administration is providing for rural businesses. The investment is over $4.2 million, it will help increase American ethanol and biofuel sales in Kentucky.

$5 million to expand broadband in Rockcastle, Perry, Breathitt and Lee counties

ReConnect Funding to Connect 642 Rural Households to High-Speed Internet e-Connectivity

From broadband to emergency vehicles, grants help Floyd, Johnson counties

USDA  Rural Development Kentucky State Director Hilda Legg announced the grants of  $178,399.

Scott County schools continues free meal program

The program starts back up on Tuesday, Sept. 8., the first day of virtual class.

9 utilities split $13.6 million in grants, loans for upgrades

Funds will help expand services, improve service.

USDA issues recall for frozen taquitos, chimichangas

Concerns that product may be contaminated with plastic

USDA identifies mystery seeds from China

The USDA believes the seed shipments are part of a 'brushing scam.'

Rural cooperatives get $130 million in loans

Utility will add 2,200 customers

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Saint Peter Claver Church prays for choir director injured in car crash

Police say they don't know how or why Leny crashed. Leny's friends are in disbelief as he had just left choir practice right before the accident.

UPDATE: All roads reopen following freak car crash in Lexington

All roads reopened shortly after 9:00 p.m.

Traffic Update: NB I-75 in Scott County reopens after truck hits bridge overpass

The truck hit the Frogtown Road/KY 608 overpass. The bridge has been inspected and evaluated by state engineers.
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UPDATE: Two members of Kentucky State University board resign

Candace McGraw and Paul Harnice resigned days before the abrupt departure of the KSU president.