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All seven bills passed in the General Assembly on Saturday are expected to be signed into law Monday.
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.
At a press conference on Monday, Governor Matt Bevin announces a wage increase, affecting over 2,600 Kentucky Transportation Cabinet (KYTC) employees.
Talks about giving Richmond Police officers more money weren't more than that Tuesday as commissioners decided on another meeting date to help them decide on a proposal.
A group in Richmond gathered in front of city hall city Tuesday night to push for a pay raise for police officers.
State officials would not decide how much to pay construction workers on public school projects under a bill approved by a Senate committee.
The University of Louisville says officials will require companies contracting with the university to pay full-time staff an hourly minimum wage of at least $10.10.
The Lexington-Fayette Urban County Council is expected to take a final vote on whether to raise the minimum wage at a meeting Thursday evening.
Lexington officials have given preliminary approval to a proposal that would increase the city's minimum wage.
People from different organizations throughout the county joined together to rally in Phoenix Park to raise awareness about the minimum wage and need to increase it.
The Kentucky House has passed a bill that would gradually raise the state's minimum wage to $10.10 per hour by 2017.
A Kentucky House committee has approved a bill to increase the state's minimum wage as House Speaker Greg Stumbo renews his push to boost pay for low-wage workers.
House Speaker Greg Stumbo's Kentucky minimum wage bill successfully made its way through the House of Representatives on Thursday and will now advance to the State Senate.
A bill aimed at raising the minimum wage in Kentucky has cleared a House committee.