FRANKFORT, Ky (AP) — Kentucky's coronavirus-related capacity restrictions, as well as the state’s mask mandate, will largely end on June 11, Gov. Andy Beshear announced Friday.
MOUNT STERLING, Ky. (AP) — Teens in eastern Kentucky were sexually abused and supplied with drugs and alcohol after joining what was advertised as a “youth support group,” authorities said.
FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — Kentucky residents ages 12 to 15 will be able to be vaccinated for COVID-19 starting Thursday, Gov. Andy Beshear said.
U.S. Senate Republican Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) delivered the following remarks today on the Senate floor regarding China:
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — A former Kentucky detective has been sentenced to a year in prison for his role in the wrongful convictions of two men, one of whom spent nearly a decade behind bars before being exonerated.
FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — State government in Kentucky will receive more than $2.1 billion from the latest round of federal coronavirus aid — a smaller-than-projected amount due to the state's improving economic performance, Gov. Andy Beshear said Monday.
LOUISVILLE, Ky (AP) — Kentuckians aged 18 and up who get their first or second dose at a participating Kroger or Walmart can now receive a coupon for a Kentucky lottery ticket.
CNN's Brianna Keilar rolls the tape on Sen. Rand Paul's (R-KY) coronavirus rhetoric and his never-ending feud with medical expert Dr. Anthony Fauci.
FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — Kentucky's coronavirus-related curfew on bars and restaurants will be lifted starting May 28, Gov. Andy Beshear said Monday in his latest move to relax restrictions on businesses.
LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) — Kentucky's second largest county has banned state-licensed providers from practicing discredited practice of conversion therapy for LGBTQ children.
FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — Kentucky Gov. Andy Beshear on Thursday laid out the next phase for relaxing pandemic-related restrictions and said he hopes to lift any remaining capacity limits on gatherings this summer.
FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — Gov. Andy Beshear on Wednesday pointed to another sign that Kentucky's economy is recovering from the pandemic — a credit rating agency's upgraded assessment of the state's financial outlook.
FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — LaShana M. Harris remains employed more than six weeks after the Beshear administration acknowledged she was fired as Kentucky's juvenile justice commissioner following an investigation of alleged harassment and bullying, a newspaper reported.
CNN's Chris Cuomo compares Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell's recent comments on blocking the Biden administration's agenda to comments he previously made about the Obama administration, and analyzes what it could mean for Democrats.
LONDON, Ky. — Update: The deceased male found off Blakely Road in a pond on April 26th has been positively identified as Matthew David McQueen age 35 who was a reported missing person.
STANTON, Ky. (AP) — A 24-year-old University of Kentucky student who went hiking at Red River Gorge has been found dead at the bottom of a 150-foot cliff, authorities said.
BARDSTOWN, Ky. (AP) — A Kentucky daycare worker allegedly captured on video yelling and spraying a liquid at a child being watched at the center has been charged with child abuse.
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — A Kentucky man accused of participating in the January insurrection at the U.S. Capitol was arrested Tuesday, the FBI’s Louisville Field Office said in a statement.
FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — Kentucky Gov. Andy Beshear signaled Monday that he will consider relaxing more coronavirus-related restrictions before the state reaches a key vaccination target.
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., said Monday that Republicans are willing to spend up to $600 billion on infrastructure, far less than President Joe Biden is seeking, even as he ruled out supporting a higher corporate tax rate to pay for it.
FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — Some of Kentucky's most prominent leaders can start warming up their best zingers — the political speeches will resume at the Fancy Farm picnic after a one-year hiatus caused by COVID-19.
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders attended a rally Sunday with former Kentucky state Rep. Charles Booker, who is considering another run for the U.S. Senate.
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — A Kentucky man who says he was repeatedly punched by a police officer while protesting police brutality has filed a lawsuit.
FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — Kentucky has licensed 445 hemp growers to cultivate up to 12,000 acres (4,856 hectares) in 2021 as the hemp market continues to face “supply-chain issues,” the state's agriculture commissioner said.
FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — The refusal of a person accused of drunken driving to submit to a warrantless blood test cannot be used as evidence to help prove guilt or to seek stiffer punishment, the Kentucky Supreme Court ruled Thursday.
FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — A Kentucky judge has tossed out contracts awarded to six health insurance companies, citing flaws in the state's bidding process for $8 billion in state Medicaid business.
FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — Kentuckians have “more options than ever” to receive COVID-19 vaccinations, Gov. Andy Beshear said Tuesday as the state reported more than 700 new coronavirus cases.
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — The Kentucky League of Women Voters will host a statewide virtual town hall to discuss the state's upcoming redistricting process.
LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) — A former Kentucky officer who was fired from the Lexington Police department is alleging in a lawsuit that a culture of racial discrimination plagues the department and contributed to his dismissal.
FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — Kentucky will maintain its six seats in the U.S. House with the new political dynamic of Republicans now being fully in charge of the upcoming round of mapping district boundaries.
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Justice Department is opening a sweeping probe into policing in Louisville, Kentucky over the March 2020 death of Breonna Taylor, who was shot to death by police during a raid at her home, Attorney General Merrick Garland announced Monday.
US Attorney General Merrick Garland announced that the Justice Department will be launching an investigation into the policing practices of the Louisville Police Department.
WHITLEY CITY, Ky. (AP) — A small but important tract of land has been added to the Big South Fork National River and Recreation Area with help from a conservation organization.
FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — Community COVID-19 vaccination centers will open in Laurel and Henderson counties next week in a joint effort by the state and the Federal Emergency Management Agency, Kentucky Gov. Andy Beshear said Friday.
EASTPARK, Ky. — On July 18, 2020, a couple of hunters were making some preparations for the fall on a piece of land they leased on the edge of Boyd County, up at the Industrial Parkway.
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — A police officer in Kentucky was seen on video repeatedly punching a protester in the head while the man was face down on the ground and being arrested by several officers during a police brutality protest Sunday afternoon.
FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — Kentucky's Supreme Court has agreed to take up the Democratic governor's challenge of Republican-backed laws aimed at limiting his authority to respond to the COVID-19 pandemic.
Somerset's Congressman Hal Rogers has added his name to a discharge petition that would force House Speaker Nancy Pelosi to call a vote on the Born Alive Abortion Survivors Protection Act.
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Two people were found dead and two others were injured Thursday in an early morning house fire in Kentucky, authorities said.
FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — Kentucky's governor stood aside and let a bill become law that protects an array of businesses from coronavirus-related lawsuits. But he warned Monday that the measure is likely to draw a court challenge.
FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — Kentucky will adhere to a pause in using the single-dose Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 vaccine, Gov. Andy Beshear said Tuesday as he urged people to sign up for the other vaccination options.
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Gov. Andy Beshear offered an incentive Monday for accelerating the pace for COVID-19 vaccinations, saying he will lift capacity restrictions at most venues and businesses once 2.5 million Kentuckians have received at least their first shot.
CORBIN, Ky. — A Corbin man who has been accused of attempting to kidnap and then offering $1,000 for a toddler is set to appear in Whitley District Court on Monday.
LOUISVILLE, Ky (AP) — Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell urged his fellow Republicans to be vaccinated against COVID-19 during a visit to a western Kentucky hospital Thursday.
This Week's Circulars
Ernest Warren, 80, Somerset, KY passed away on Wednesday, May 12, 2021 at his home. Services are pending at this time and will be announced on Thursday. Lake Cumberland Funeral Home is entrusted with arrangements for Ernest Warren.
- Pump Pains: Gas shortages affecting Pulaski County
- Somerset sees two days of pedestrian accidents
- Woman injured in downtown pedestrian accident
- Convicted killer Coffey gets second chance at parole
- Pulaski Schools moving forward with supplemental school year
- Jones joins sheriff's race
- Proposal would bring ice rink to SomerSplash
- Finley announces candidacy for District 4 Magistrate
- Somerset Council resolution says city approves of Horse Soldier financing
- Elvie Shane chasing country music dreams