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Student-athlete ag scholarships open until Jan. 31

FRANKFORT, Ky. (KT) – Kentucky student-athletes who are involved in agriculture are invited to apply for one of six scholarships and recognition as a 2022 ... Read more

by Tom Latek, Tuesday, January 18, 2022 4:51 am

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Kentucky among states seeking fentanyl crackdown

FRANKFORT, Ky. (KT) – Attorney General Daniel Cameron has announced another step in fighting the drug epidemic, by joining a coalition of 16 states in ... Read more

by Tom Latek, Tuesday, January 18, 2022 4:45 am

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Heavy, wet snow expected across southern, central Kentucky

Parts of southern and central Kentucky could see some significant snowfall this weekend, as a Winter Storm Watch has been issued, bringing four to eight ... Read more

by Tom Latek, Saturday, January 15, 2022 8:58 am

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Redistricting, 2-year budget top agenda for lawmakers

FRANKFORT, Ky. (KT) – Kentucky lawmakers will return to the State Capitol on Tuesday for the 2022 regular session of the General Assembly with legislative ... Read more

by Tom Latek, Monday, January 3, 2022 4:47 am

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$1.1 billion available next year to support hospitals, Beshear says

FRANKFORT, Ky. (KT) – Kentucky hospitals that meet federal quality measures can receive up to $1.1 billion in increased payments for Medicaid services next year, ... Read more

by Tom Latek, Saturday, January 1, 2022 1:15 am


Cameron asks for review of Ky. implied-consent laws for DUI

FRANKFORT, Ky. (KT) – Attorney General Daniel Cameron is asking the U.S. Supreme Court to review a decision by the Supreme Court of Kentucky that ... Read more

by Tom Latek, Thursday, December 30, 2021 7:39 am


Another confirmed death from tornado, bringing count to 77

Gov. Andy Beshear reported there has been another confirmed death due to the outbreak of tornadoes, flooding, and other severe weather on Dec. 10-11, raising ... Read more

by Tom Latek, Wednesday, December 29, 2021 6:57 am


‘Buckle Up for Breakfast’: KSP, McDonald’s to treat those wearing seat belts

A free Egg McMuffin or Breakfast Burrito from McDonald’s may be in your future, if you get stopped at one of the Kentucky State Police ... Read more

by Tom Latek, Wednesday, December 29, 2021 5:55 am


Missing 13-year-old girl found dead bringing state’s tornado death toll to 76

Kentucky’s death toll from last weekend’s tornado and severe weather outbreak has now risen to 76 after searchers found the body of a missing 13-year-old ... Read more

by Tom Latek, Friday, December 17, 2021 12:53 pm


Adams continues state voter registration clean-up

FRANKFORT, Ky. (KT) – Secretary of State Michael Adams has announced that more voters were removed from Kentucky’s rolls than were added in October, as ... Read more

by Tom Latek, Sunday, November 28, 2021 6:01 pm

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