Local/Regional News

Federal Officials Reviewing Pipeline Proposal

Apr 22, 2015

Federal officials have begun reviewing a proposal to "repurpose" a natural gas pipeline that runs through 18 counties in Kentucky and is taking public comment about it.


For many stroke patients, the word “therapy” probably doesn’t conjure up images of fun and games, but a new therapy making its debut this year at Saint Joseph Hospital Rehabilitation at the Beaumont Centre YMCA has participants smiling.

Police Step Up Patrols Near UK Campus

Apr 22, 2015

Lexington police plan to step up patrols around the University of Kentucky campus following the fatal shooting of a student last week.

Former KY Teacher Sentenced On Sex Abuse Charge

Apr 22, 2015

A former central Kentucky teacher who was charged with sexually abusing students has been sentenced to 10 years in prison.

Judge Affirms Kentucky Power Purchase

Apr 21, 2015

A judge has affirmed the right of Kentucky Power Company to purchase part of a West Virginia power plant.

Josh James / WUKY

While intense research hasn’t yet produced a cure for Parkinson’s disease, a newly-approved treatment now available at the University of Kentucky is showing promise.

Pappy Van Winkle Heist Solved?

Apr 21, 2015
Karyn Czar / WUKY

Nine people have been indicted on charges of spiriting away what Kentucky authorities say was more bourbon whiskey than one person could drink in a lifetime.

Some Ky. Customers To Pay More For Power, Gas

Apr 21, 2015

Kentucky Utilities' customers will pay more for their monthly electric bill while Louisville Electric & Gas customers will pay more for their gas bills according to a settlement reached Tuesday concerning the companies' rate requests.

Appeals Court Confirms Conviction Of Ex-Sheriff

Apr 21, 2015

A federal appeals court has confirmed the conviction of former Barren County Sheriff Chris Eaton on two counts of witness tampering.

Workshop Will Advise Seniors On Financial Scams

Apr 21, 2015

State officials are inviting seniors to attend a workshop on preventing financial fraud and scams.