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Warming Shelter in Rockcastle County helps dozens of people left without power

ROCKCASTLE COUNTY, Ky. (ABC 36) - When Jordan Taylor’s family lost power Monday night, they didn't know where to turn. "10 o’clock Monday night is...

I-75 in Rockcastle County creating issues for traffic

Icy road conditions on interstate hills pose problems.

Family without power for days, unsure when it will be restored

At the height of the storm, more than 145,000 people were without power Monday evening.

UPDATE: More than 130,000 people still without power

The number of people who lost power went up dramatically as more freezing rain moved through the region.

Gov. Beshear update on state’s preparations, response to winter storms

On Wednesday, Gov. Andy Beshear said the state is taking necessary steps to clear roads and respond to the state of emergency brought on by winter storms.

University of Kentucky closes campus, vaccine clinic

LEXINGTON, Ky. (WTVQ) - University of Kentucky has closed its campus because of inclement weather on Tuesday. The closure includes the university's coronavirus testing...

Local, state courts closing at 2 p.m., also closed Tuesday

Judicial Branch facilities closing due to major winter storm

Lexington Mayor declares snow emergency

LEXINGTON, Ky. (WTVQ) - Lexington Mayor Linda Gorton has declared a Stage One Snow Emergency. It's effective 6 P.M. on Monday. The Stage One Snow...

Multiagency teamwork aids in Lawrenceburg fire

Fireplace and chimney suffer most damage, winter storm had broken some city fire hydrant lines.

Hardware stores work to keep supplies stocked ahead of ice storm

Stores were busy Tuesday as people stocked up on supplies in case of power outages and impossible travel.

Travel Alert: Icy conditions close stretch of Hal Rogers Parkway

The parkway was closed between London and Manchester.

KSP: Winter Storm ‘Gia’ could impact KY driving conditions

Kentucky State Police is cautioning motorists to be prepared for potentially hazardous driving situations by preparing in advance of the storm.

City of Georgetown activates its Snow Plan

The City of Georgetown activated its Snow Plan ahead of Friday's winter storm.

Kentucky lawmakers cancel Friday session as storm approaches

Kentucky lawmakers have canceled their session for Friday due to weather forecasts that the state could be hit by a mix of snow and ice.

KYTC: Road crews out in force in winter storm

Greeted by heavy snowfall and freezing temperatures, Kentucky Transportation Cabinet (KYTC) snow and ice crews began operations early this morning to get ahead of the looming winter storm.

Winter Care Program activated by Fayette Co. Sheriff

The Fayette County Sheriff's Office has activated its Winter Care Program in anticipation of a major winter storm hitting the area.

Catholic Action Center asks for help as winter storm approaches

The upcoming severe weather has the Catholic Action Center mobilizing to help out as many people as possible, but they're asking for help from the community to make it happen.

President Obama declares disaster for KY

Federal disaster aid has been made available to Kentucky to help the state recover from the severe storms last February. The money will help areas affected by the snowstorms, flooding, landslides, and mudslides that hit Kentucky between February 15-22.

Lexington city officials ready for winter storm

At a press conference Wednesday afternoon, Lexington city officials say they are ready for the winter storm. They also urged families to get prepared and be ready for what Mother Nature might bring.

Georgetown making improvements to snow plan

The mayor of Georgetown says slight changes have been made to the city's snow removal plan to make for a better response during the next snow storm.

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