Local/Regional News

US Attorney Kerry B. Harvey To Step Down Jan. 13

Jan 3, 2017
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U.S. Attorney Kerry B. Harvey says he is resigning effective Jan. 13.  The top prosecutor for the Eastern District of Kentucky is stepping down before Republican President-Elect Donald Trump takes office this month. U.S. attorneys are political appointees who customarily step down when a person of another political party becomes president.

Longmeyer Sentenced In Kickback Scheme

Jan 3, 2017

Tim Longmeyer, a member of former governor Steve Beshear's personnel cabinet has been sentenced to five years for his part in a kickback scheme. 

Jobs Being Cut From KY Toyota HQ

Jan 3, 2017
MGN On Line

Toyota is beginning to move hundreds of jobs out of its northern Kentucky headquarters as part of a nationwide consolidation of the company's operations.

UPS Fined For Safety Violations

Jan 3, 2017

Federal regulators have fined UPS $73,800 for safety violations at the company's airplane hangar in Louisville.

The Eagles Have Landed

Jan 3, 2017
KY Department Of Travel And Tourism

Eagle viewing tours and cruises are being offered over the next couple of months at Land Between the Lakes National Recreation Area.

The Kentucky House of Representatives is preparing to convene with a Republican majority for the first time in nearly 100 years.

In America, where the political divide has reached Grand Canyon proportions, one Kentucky county is trying to build deep community relationships to overcome these differences.

Inmates Learn To Give Back

Dec 29, 2016

The Kentucky Cabinet for Health and Family Services and the Department of Corrections have partnered in an initiative to give 2,000 hand-made teddy bears to foster children in need.

GOP Candidate Arrested For Stealing Horses

Dec 29, 2016

A former South Carolina Republican congressional candidate is accused of stealing horses in rural Kentucky earlier this month, but he contends he was actually rescuing the horses.

Inmate Killed During Hostage Situation

Dec 29, 2016

Kentucky State Police say an inmate at Kentucky State Reformatory was fatally shot by officers during an alleged hostage situation with a prison nurse.