Local/Regional News

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.

Let The Madness Begin!

Sep 26, 2016

If you ever questioned the loyalty of true Kentucky basketball fans, just drive past Memorial Coliseum on UK’s campus over the next few days. 

Help is needed this coming Saturday across Kentucky - the date for the annual one-day fundraiser that benefits the state's network of 15 domestic-violence shelters.

Kentucky Brewer Issues Recall

Sep 26, 2016

Alltech is recalling batches of its Kentucky Bourbon Barrel Ale and Kentucky Pumpkin Barrel Ale due to issues with flavor and color.

Debate Night: Clinton, Trump Set To Go Head-To-Head

Sep 26, 2016
Associated Press

After months of tangling from afar, Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump will confront each other face-to-face for the first time in Monday night's presidential debate, laying out for voters their vastly different visions for the nation's future.