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Catholic Action Center building new expansion, director says it’s not enough

"The winter, the flu season and COVID, together will be impossible for people to survive on the streets."

Bad weather moves into Eastern states; 5 dead in South

Extreme wind gusts, blowing snow and widespread flooding is making traveling treacherous as a storm system moves into the northeastern United States.

Tow truck drivers are extra busy during winter weather

Tow truck operators say they expect it to be extra busy when the city gets snow.

Lexington officially opens second salt barn

The city of Lexington officially opened its second salt barn.

Soup and Bread returns for a second year in Lexington

When the weather is cold it can be hard to find motivation to leave your warm home.

Beacon of Hope Emergency Shelter needs donations for winter

The Beacon of Hope in Winchester is in desperate need of donations for winter and it's asking the community for help.

Be prepared for winter weather

There was a big change in weather from Monday to Tuesday.

Lexington preparing for winter weather

Pre-treating the roads with salt brine, salt or a mixture of salt and chemical de-icing additives it the first step in preparing for a new event.

Every kid at an elementary school gets a winter coat

It's been cold outside and it will be even colder next week which means it's time to break out your winter gear.

Donations needed for Lexington coat drive for kids

Lexington hip hop artist and activist Devine Carama is asking for donations for his annual coat drive. 

City of Lexington activating its emergency winter plan

The city of Lexington is responding to the cold weather by activating its emergency winter plan.

Groundbreaking? No need! “Salt shoveling” celebrates construction of Lexington’s new salt barn

It wasn't a groundbreaking, but a salt shoveling that Lexington's leaders took part in to celebrate construction of the city's second salt barn.  

Deep freeze expected to ease, but disruptions persist

The painfully cold weather system that put much of the Midwest into a historic deep freeze was expected to ease Thursday, though temperatures could still tumble to record lows in some places before the region begins to thaw out.

Deep freeze envelops Midwest, even stops the mail

A deadly arctic deep freeze enveloped the Midwest, forcing widespread closure of schools, offices and prompting the U.S. Postal Service to take the rare step of suspending mail delivery to a wide swath of the region because of the cold.

Record-breaking cold coming to Midwest after snowstorm

Extremely cold, record-breaking temperatures are settling across parts of the Midwest after a powerful snowstorm pounded the region overnight Monday, and forecasters are describing the subzero weather on the way as potentially life-threatening.

Frigid air, high winds cause dangerous travel conditions

Frigid air and high winds are causing dangerous travel conditions throughout the eastern U.S. after a powerful winter storm pummeled the region over the weekend.

Winter Adventure Weekend offered at Carter Caves

Winter adventures await outdoor enthusiasts this month at Carter Caves State Resort Park in eastern Kentucky.

UPDATE: KSU restores heat in dorms

Kentucky State University has announced that heat has been restored.

6-year-old collecting items for Lexington’s homeless

A little girl in Lexington is teaching everyone a big lesson about giving back to those in need.

Hundreds of flights canceled as snowstorm blankets Midwest

A winter storm blanketed much of the central Midwest with snow on Sunday at the end of the Thanksgiving weekend, bringing blizzard-like conditions that grounded hundreds of flights and forced the closure of major highways on one of the busiest travel days of the year.

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A car crashed into Lexington's landmark Jif building Friday night, slightly damaging it.