Local/Regional News

KBC Bleeding Blue During Tourney Time

Apr 3, 2015

The Kentucky Blood Center needs you to roll up your sleeves and if you do, they’ll show their appreciation with some Wildcat swag.

President's Visit Leads To Interstate Birth

Apr 3, 2015

Washington gridlock is one thing, but traffic that was stopped for President Barack Obama's visit to Louisville apparently led to a woman's delivery of a baby boy along Interstate 65.

AP

State Auditor Adam Edelen says getting an accurate count of the state’s untested rape kits is “the most important” thing his office will do this year. The top taxpayer watchdog plans to start investigating in the next few weeks.

Coaches Speak Out Against Indiana Law

Apr 2, 2015

The Kentucky Wildcats and three other teams are headed to Indiana with hopes of securing the 2015 NCAA National Championship.  But the questions being asked of the coaches by reporters went deeper than game strategy. 

Donors Needed--Always

Apr 1, 2015

UK Healthcare staff, organ transplant recipients and members of KODA, which stands for Kentucky Organ Donor Affiliates launched a new license plate today to kick start National Donate Life month.

Makers Mark

Sales are expected to be brisk Friday for the latest commemorative Makers Mark bourbon bottle, this one features the likeness of the “Baron of the Bluegrass,” Kentucky basketball coaching legend Adolph Rupp.

AP

The man who oversaw major changes in the state’s academic standards over the last six years is stepping down in August. Kentucky Education Commissioner Terry Holliday announced the decision Wednesday.

LRC Public Information

2015 marked the first year for a new reporting requirement for business and other groups registered to lobby in Frankfort.

AP

The debate over Indiana’s controversial new religious freedom law is also prompting new questions about Kentucky’s version.

Associated Press

Gov. Steve Beshear's administration is arguing in a brief filed with the U.S. Supreme Court that Kentucky's ban on gay marriage isn't discriminatory because it bars both gay and straight people from same-sex unions.  The brief argues that because Kentucky's law bars everyone from same-sex marriage, it isn't discriminatory and should be upheld.

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