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Kentucky Governor Seeks Dismissal Of Right-To-Work Lawsuit

Gov. Matt Bevin has filed a motion asking a judge to dismiss a legal challenge to Kentucky's new law banning mandatory union fees in workplaces.

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If you’re walking anywhere downtown in the coming days, you’ll probably notice the campaign’s handiwork.

Teens Caught Breaking Into Lexington High School

Jun 8, 2017
LEX 18

Two teenagers got caught breaking into Lafayette High School. Police say the pair was spotted on the school security footage walking through the halls around 2:00 this morning.

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Don't listen for any whinnying horses, spinning lassos, or snorting bulls; instead it's horns and the hum of hulking road equipment at this rodeo.

Kentucky Attorney General Threatens To Sue Governor Again

Jun 7, 2017
Associated Press

Kentucky's Democratic attorney general has threatened to sue the state's Republican governor for a fourth time.

Balm In Gilead

Dr. Greg Davis talks with Markeda Yarbrough, clinical research assistant and outreach specialist with UK's Sanders Brown Center on Aging about Memory Sunday, a nationwide effort to increase awareness of Alzheimer's and Dementia amongst African Americans.  The center is partnering with the advocacy group, Balm in Gilead, to spread the word within communities of faith.

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Tuition and mandatory fees for in-state University of Kentucky students will jump by 4 percent this fall.

Bevin: No Special Session Before August 15th

Jun 6, 2017
Associated Press

Kentucky's Republican governor says a special session of the state legislature will happen after Aug. 15.  The state legislature adjourned for the year in April. But Gov. Matt Bevin has said he will call them back for a special session to overhaul the state's tax code and public pension system.

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The Kentucky School Boards Association wants to make sure a provision in Gov. Matt Bevin’s recent executive order doesn't permit charter school applicants to sidestep local school boards.

Kentucky Supplier Recalls More Than 22,000 Pounds Of Beef

Jun 6, 2017
usda.gov

The U.S. Department of Agriculture says a Kentucky-based food distributor has issued a recall on more than 22,000 pounds of ground beef and other beef products due to possible E. coli bacteria contamination.

Lexington Bluegrass Airport

Some flights were off schedule at Lexington’s Blue Grass Airport this morning.

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