Local/Regional News

Jefferson County Public Schools

The Jefferson County Board of Education is expected to consider making the state's largest school district a "safe haven" for undocumented students and their families.

New Accredidation Concerns Raised At UofL

Feb 6, 2017

An accreditation agency's letter has raised new questions about the University of Louisville and its separate fundraising arm.

Child Abuse Cases On The Rise In Kentucky

Feb 6, 2017

A state agency says the number of substantiated findings of child abuse and neglect in Kentucky rose 55 percent over a four-year period.

State's Eye Banks Will Merge

Feb 6, 2017

The state's two eye banks in Louisville and Lexington are merging to better coordinate with Kentucky Organ Donor Affiliates and other eye banks around the country.

All-Powerful Kentucky GOP Tries To Avoid Unforced Errors

Feb 3, 2017
LRC Public Information

Fellow Republicans considered preacher-turned-politician Dan Johnson to be a pariah during his campaign last fall after he kept racist images on his Facebook page disparaging Barack and Michelle Obama.

Associated Press

A top aide to President Donald Trump said Friday she misspoke when she cited a 2011 "massacre" in Kentucky that never happened.

Two Fort Campbell Soldiers Killed, Suspect In Custody

Feb 3, 2017
Clarksville Police Department

Authorities say two Fort Campbell soldiers have been killed and a juvenile injured following a domestic dispute near the Army post on the Kentucky-Tennessee line.

Phone Scam Targeting KU Customers

Feb 3, 2017

Lexington Police say the scam is preying on customers of Kentucky Utilities.

Outage Causes Delays At Bluegrass Airport

Feb 2, 2017
LEX 18

A power outage on the main runway edge lighting has diverted some flights at Lexington’s Bluegrass Airport. The issues have been resolved but there are still some delays and cancelations this morning.

Josh James / WUKY

U.S. Supreme Court Chief Justice John Roberts made a swing through Lexington Wednesday, speaking at the University of Kentucky just one day after President Donald Trump announced his choice to fill the ninth seat on the high court. But observers hoping for insight into Roberts' take on Trump or the looming battle over his nominee went home empty-handed.