Local/Regional News

Lexington, KY – An informal group made up of religious leaders with ties to eastern Kentucky is expressing support for the more than 600 striking nurses in Kentucky and West Virginia. Kathleen Adams has more on the story.

Lexington, KY – Kentucky House Speaker Jody Richards and State Senator Dan Kelly offered a preview of the battles to come during the next legislative session. As Josh James reports, the lawmakers spoke a luncheon in Lexington Wednesday afternoon.

Lexington, KY – State Auditor Crit Luallen announced last week that she would not challenge Mitch McConnell for his U-S Senate seat. Political analyst Ken Kurtz handicaps the rest of the field.

Lexington, KY – Amid balmy weather and temperatures hovering in the mid-60s Tuesday, the Urban County Council heard details of this year's Snow Plan for Lexington. Josh James has more.

Frankfort, KY – Hear Governor Beshear's entire Inaugural Address Courtesy of Kentucky Public Radio's Tony McVeigh

Lexington, KY – The first of two public forums discussing a proposed farmland preservation ordinance for Scott County is being held tonight at the Scott County extension office. Kathleen Adams has details.

Lexington, KY – Several central and southeastern Kentucky counties are included in a flood warning issued by the National Weather Service. But as Kathleen Adams reports, the recent rainfall hasn't meant an end to drought conditions in the Commonwealth.

Lexington, KY – A regularly scheduled meeting of the Chemical Destruction Community Advisory Board is taking place this afternoon in Richmond. And as Kathleen Adams reports, one item of discussion is the proposed elimination of corroding containers at the Blue Grass Army Depot.

Lexington, KY – Next weekend the Kentucky Ornithological Society will hold its annual early winter bird count at Natural Bridge State Resort Park. Kathleen Adams has details.

Lexington, KY – UK students of different faiths will share their stories in A panel discussion on religious diversity tonight at the student center. Alan Lytle has the story.