No one was harmed in an incident Tuesday after local firefighters responded to a fire report at a southern Pulaski residential complex.
Lake Cumberland District Health Department Executive Director Shawn Crabtree shared some positive news with the public during the department’s bi-weekly informational video, saying that experts believe that by the end of August Kentucky will have had enough COVID-19 vaccine brought in for ev…
A brief meeting of Pulaski County Fiscal Court was capped by an executive session to discuss "a potential legal issue" with one of the county's properties.
A Eubank man charged back in 2019 in connection to a marijuana plot that was protected by explosive devices is set to stand trial this spring.
The City of Burnside is getting ready to tee off on a new endeavor that will hopefully be a hole-in-one both for local recreation and communities all over the Commonwealth.
Federal trials int the Eastern Kentucky District of U.S. District Court have been postponed yet again due to new orders concerning COVID-19, meaning it will still be several months before current cases get underway.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Testifying publicly for the first time about the Jan. 6 insurrection, former security officials are poised to cast blame on the Pentagon, the intelligence community and each other for the disastrous failure to anticipate the violent intentions of the mob and defend the Capitol.
A zoning change for the corner of Jarvis and Bourne avenues passed at Somerset City Council’s Monday meeting, despite concerns from the public, which were acknowledged by councilors and Mayor Alan Keck.
A little under two weeks ago, on the heels of a projected ice storm that turned out to be far less severe than forecasts had predicted, Pulaski County Judge-Executive Steve Kelley stated that Pulaski County had "dodged a bullet."
There is reason to be cautiously optimistic about the state of COVID-19 in Pulaski County. The number of cases has decreased to the point that the county has finally dipped into the Orange category and out of the Red, where it has been since November.
Wayne County Sheriff Tim Catron has reported a second arrest in connection to a Wednesday incident that resulted in attempted murder and kidnapping charges against a Monticello man along with other felony counts.
It’s possible to have a competition where everybody wins. Several Somerset and Pulaski emergency and enforcement agencies proved that Thursday.
This week has been a wash for the Kentucky General Assembly but with just 15 days left in the short 2021 session, the pace is expected to pick up when lawmakers reconvene on Monday.
In the midst of a week's worth of snow and ice, for some, it might have felt like a superhuman effort was needed to get out.
The hits kept coming for Pulaski County as the third winter storm in a week dumped several inches of snow on top of already icy conditions.
With recent reports of continuing development along US 27 in Somerset, it might surprise that the latest effort involves not retail or restaurants but a residential rental community.
A Somerset man indicted last July for failure to comply with the state's sex offender registry was given a probated sentence earlier this month.
While Somerset streets were mostly clear, Kelley said many roads out in the county were still covered in ice, especially backroad.
Both the Lake Cumberland District Health Department and the Lake Cumberland Regional Hospital have postponed all COVID-19 vaccination clinics scheduled for this week.
The mayors for both Somerset and Burnside are saying no major problems have taken place over the past few hours due to the ice storm that hit the region, but both are urging their residents to stay off the roads and avoid travel due to ongoing hazardous conditions.
Pulaski County Judge-Executive Steve Kelley has issued a state of emergency as utility crews, road workers and first responders continue to face the fallout of a treacherous ice storm.
Heavy ice and a new layer of snow on top of it is causing problems for local electric utility companies, with outages being reported by both RECC and KU.
The Somerset-Pulaski County Humane Society is reminding animal owners of the best ways to care for and protect their animals during this week’s winter weather.
Local officials are appealing to citizens to stay off the roads over the next few days as the community withstands the latest rounds of wintry weather.
With barely enough time to recover from ice storm that came late last week, Somerset and Pulaski County started this week with a glaze that shut down some roads —while bracing for a heavier wave Monday afternoon and even more wintry weather as the week wears on.
Local numbers of new COVID-19 cases remain lower than in previous weeks, but a few Pulaski deaths were reported over the last few days, according to the Lake Cumberland District Health Department.
The Pulaski County Sheriff's Office is investigating a two-vehicle collision with injuries that occurred at the intersection of South U.S. 27 and Lewis Bray Road on February 10, 2021 at 7:14 PM.
While the COVID-19 pandemic has been particularly hard on county jails across Kentucky, the Pulaski County Detention Center accomplished something nearly unheard of.
LONDON -- After spending a night in the Whitley County Detention Center last year, a Williamsburg man has filed a lawsuit against the detention center, the Whitley County Fiscal Court, Jailer Brian Lawson, and Deputy Jailer Austin Philpot.
Auctioneer Matt Ford said he’s auctioned everything from pots and pans to a $1.6 million country ham. On Saturday, Ford’s career as an auctioneer paid off handsomely, as Ford found himself being inducted into the Kentucky Auctioneers Association’s Hall of Fame.
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Maylene Gann age 79, of Somerset, KY, wife of Ronald Gann, passed away Saturday, February 20, 2021 at her home. Private family services will be held Thursday, February 25, 2021 in the Chapel of the Southern Oaks Funeral Home. Southern Oaks Funeral Home is entrusted with the arrangements for …
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