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AG’s office offering hotline to report election violations

Attorney General Andy Beshear says his office's hotline is available during regular business hours and open from 6 a.m. to 7 p.m. (Eastern time) on Election Day next Tuesday.

Commission suspends judge accused of ethics violations

FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) - The Judicial Conduct Commission has suspended a Kentucky judge who is accused of ethics violations. News outlets report the commission issued...

U.S. Department of Labor cites companies after deadly towboat explosion

The U.S. Department of Labor’s Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) has cited five contractors for safety and health violations after three employees were killed and two others critically injured following an explosion onboard a towboat in Calvert City.

Ex-state official admits ethics violations, agrees to fine

A Lexington man who served in the Personnel Cabinet during former Gov. Steve Beshear's administration has admitted to ethics violations that allege he raised political contributions at work on state time.

Investigation finds safety violations in lineman’s death

The Kentucky Public Service Commission has concluded its investigation into the death of a Jackson Purchase Energy Corp. lineman and found that several federal, state and local codes were violated.

UPS fined $73,800 for safety violations at Louisville hangar

Federal regulators have fined UPS $73,800 for safety violations at the company's airplane hangar in Louisville.

Agency recoups tens of thousands in unpaid wages in November

The Kentucky Labor Cabinet says it recouped more than $52,400 in unpaid wages for workers in the state last month. Agency officials say last month's efforts brought the total amount recovered for the year to nearly $1.6 million.

Business owner to be jailed for environmental violations

A western Kentucky business owner will serve 90 days in jail for committing environmental violations during the demolition of the former Goodyear Tire plant in Madisonville.

Education officials find over 200 violations on state tests

Kentucky education officials have determined that 241 testing violations occurred on required statewide tests for the 2014-15 school year.

State sends notice of violations to landfill in Estill County

The state sent a notice of violation to the operators of a landfill in Estill County for reportedly accepting low-level radioactive waste.

State: Radioactive waste illegally dumped in Ashland landfill

The state says an investigation found improper disposal of low level radioactive waste at an Ashland landfill.

Popular Richmond bar closes after losing license

The Alcoholic Beverage Control Board revoked the licenses of a popular bar in Richmond because of multiple violations over the past several years, according to the ABC.

Officials: Amusement park closed due to code violations

Officials say a carnival-themed amusement park in Cave City has been closed due to code violations.

Coal giant settles pollution discharge violations with feds

One of the nation's largest coal mining companies will pay a $2 million federal fine for exceeding pollution discharge limits at Appalachian mines in several states.

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UPDATE: 38-year-old New Circle victim identified

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City at crossroads, should rename Cheapside, business owners say

Time to recognize the "atrocities perpetrated there."
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Lexington gears up to light the sky while social distancing

For those who decide to get a closer view of the fireworks downtown, the city says to stay in your car.

Coronavirus stops Bell County Volunteer Fire smoke detector program

Bell County Fire Department says because of an uptick in coronavirus cases it will not restart its smoke detector program.