UK VIP Center

The University of Kentucky’s Violence Intervention and Prevention Center held an informal gathering today where people were encouraged to speak out about instances of racism they’ve either witnessed or experienced on campus.

For the first time ever, Lexington will host a festival catering to vegetarians and vegans this Saturday – with the hope of planting a few seeds of doubt in the minds of meat-eaters.

Audit Reveals Excessive Spending In Fund

Sep 29, 2016
Ky. Department of Criminal Justice Training

State Auditor Mike Harmon says a review of the Department of Criminal Justice Training and the public fund that supports it has revealed unnecessary and excessive spending along with improper contracts with a public university designed to circumvent state law.

Associated Press

With less than six weeks remaining before Kentucky voters make their way to the polls, Senate candidates Rand Paul and Jim Gray have yet to debate. And the Democratic challenger has been working to make the incumbent’s still-unconfirmed schedule into a campaign issue.

Judge Hands Bevin Another Defeat In UofL Board Case

Sep 28, 2016
Associated Press

A Kentucky judge has blocked efforts by Republican Gov. Matt Bevin to replace the board of trustees at the University of Louisville, his second defeat in an ongoing feud with one of Kentucky's most powerful political families.

Youth Smoking Rate Declining In Kentucky

Sep 28, 2016

State health officials are pointing to more progress in efforts to reduce Kentucky's youth smoking rate.

UK Council Votes Against Center Because Of Funding Ties

Sep 28, 2016

The University of Kentucky's Senate Council has voted against a proposed free enterprise center funded by the Charles Koch Foundation and pizza magnate John Schnatter.

Attendance Increasing At Kentucky Kingdom

Sep 28, 2016
Kentucky Kingdom

Officials at Kentucky Kingdom say attendance at the amusement park keeps increasing.

Lexington Fayette County Health Department

The Lexington-Fayette County Health Department is taking extra precautions after a man who is visiting the city developed symptoms of the Zika virus. 

State Police Officer Dies From Fall

Sep 27, 2016

Authorities say a Kentucky State Police trooper has died in an off-duty accident when he fell from a barn roof.