Local/Regional News

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.

Karyn Czar

It was a packed house Tuesday night at Christ Church Cathedral in downtown Lexington for the Stand to Support Refugees event.

McConnell Responds To Supreme Court Justice Pick

Feb 1, 2017
Associated Press, Carolyn Kaster

President Donald Trump nominated Neil Gorsuch, a fast-rising conservative judge with a writer's flair, to the Supreme Court on Tuesday, a selection expected to spark a fierce fight with Democrats over a jurist who could shape America's legal landscape for decades to come.

Louisville Organization Finds More Homeless During Count

Jan 31, 2017

The Coalition for the Homeless says volunteers have found 156 people sleeping outdoors in Louisville during its annual count, which is up from last year's total of 112. 

Office of Kentucky Attorney General

Kentucky Attorney General Andy Beshear has created a Survivors Council to advise him on matters relating to victims of violent crime.