Local/Regional News

Man Accused Of Sisters' Deaths Refuses To Go To Court

Aug 17, 2016
John Godsey and KY New Era

A Kentucky man accused of stabbing his two sisters to death wouldn't enter the courtroom for his preliminary hearing.

Josh James / WUKY

A new nonprofit organization aims to reinvent Democratic politics in the state.

Kentucky AG Sues Johnson & Johnson Over Vaginal Implants

Aug 16, 2016
Office of Kentucky Attorney General

The Kentucky Attorney General announced Tuesday that he's seeking thousands of dollars in damages for each patient in the state who got a vaginal mesh implant made by Johnson and Johnson and its medical device unit, accusing the companies of conducting a deceptive marketing campaign.

AP Photo/Roger Alford

The battle for control of the Kentucky House is coming to a radio station near you, if you live in a district represented by top Democratic leaders in the chamber.

Karyn Czar

Guilty pleas in several drug trafficking cases are serving as landmark prosecution in the efforts to disrupt Kentucky’s opioid epidemic. 


Supermarket chain Kroger is taking the lead in supplying anti-opioid overdose drug to customers without a prescription, but purchasing the drug won’t be as simple as picking up a box of Tylenol.

Josh James / WUKY

University of Kentucky HealthCare officials and a celebrity chef welcomed hungry visitors to Chandler Hospital’s new dining facility Monday.

Associated Press

A $500,000 contract awarded by the state's Republican governor to investigate his Democratic predecessor has survived a challenge in a state legislative committee.

Man Stabs Father During Church Service In Bowling Green

Aug 15, 2016
Associated Press

Police have released the name of a man accused of stabbing his father at a church service in Bowling Green.

Greg Stotelmyer

The window is closing for Kentuckians wishing to add their two cents on Gov. Matt Bevin’s proposed changes to the state’s Medicaid expansion.