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Ky. breaks another vaccine record with nearly 200,000 in week

Gov. Andy Beshear announced Tuesday that Kentucky once again broke a weekly vaccination record, with 198,447 Kentuckians receiving their first shot during the reporting week ... Read more

by Tom Latek, Wednesday, March 24, 2021 7:33 am


Kentuckians have until May 17 to file state income returns

Gov. Andy Beshear has announced that Kentuckians now have until May 17 to file their 2020 individual income tax returns. This follows similar action taken ... Read more

by Tom Latek, Saturday, March 20, 2021 10:26 pm


Downward virus trend continues in Kentucky

The number of new cases of COVID-19 in Kentucky continued its decline on Saturday as did the state’s positivity rate, while the number of new ... Read more

by Tom Latek, Saturday, March 20, 2021 10:20 pm


Toyota Kentucky rolls off 13 millionth vehicle

A special RAV4 Hybrid that rolled off the line at Toyota’s largest plant worldwide in Georgetown, Ky., marked the 13th millionth vehicle assembled at Toyota ... Read more

by Tom Latek, Friday, March 19, 2021 11:30 pm


Road crews to start treating for nuisance weeds: Drivers encouraged to use caution

Kentucky Transportation Cabinet crews will begin treating for noxious and nuisance weeds throughout the state this month. According to Transportation officials, the treatments will aid ... Read more

by Tom Latek, Friday, March 19, 2021 1:56 pm


Vaccine expanded to anyone 50 and older

Gov. Andy Beshear on Thursday announced an expansion of who can receive the COVID-19 vaccine and is extending hours for restaurants and bars. During a ... Read more

by Tom Latek, Friday, March 19, 2021 7:29 am


New COVID-19 variant discovered at eastern Ky. nursing home

Gov. Andy Beshear announced on Tuesday that a new variant of COVID-19 has appeared at a nursing home in eastern Kentucky, and announced preparations due ... Read more

by Tom Latek, Wednesday, March 17, 2021 7:30 am


Amendment potentially blocking abortion passes Senate committee

A proposed constitutional amendment on abortion easily passed the Senate State and Local Government Committee on Monday. House Bill 91, sponsored by Rep. Joseph Fischer, ... Read more

by Tom Latek, Tuesday, March 16, 2021 3:13 pm


Ky. supports Tenn. law requiring waiting period for abortion

Kentucky Attorney General Daniel Cameron has joined a 21-state coalition in support of the constitutionality of the Tennessee law requiring a 48-hour waiting period before ... Read more

by Tom Latek, Thursday, March 4, 2021 7:11 am


Bill to give Kentucky’s high school students a ‘do-over’ year passes senate 36-0, heads to house

A bill to give public and private school students the opportunity for a “do-over” year passed the Kentucky Senate on Tuesday. Sen. Max Wise, R-Campbellsville, ... Read more

by Tom Latek, Wednesday, March 3, 2021 12:59 pm

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