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FRANKFORT  (KT) – The U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration is holding its 20th “Take Back Day” on Saturday, April 24, a semi-annual event they say is even more important this year due to the coronavirus.

FRANKFORT – (KT) Gov. Andy Beshear announced Tuesday that Kentucky is pausing use of the Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 vaccine as recommended by the CDC and FDA, due to concerns over a rare form of blood clots.

FRANKFORT – Gov. Andy Beshear and the Kentucky State Police (KSP) are taking time this week to acknowledge and celebrate National Public Safety Telecommunicators Week (April 11-17), a time set aside to recognize the more than 200,000 individuals throughout the United States who play critical…

MAYFIELD – West Kentucky Rural Electric Cooperative Corporation will join the nationwide celebration of Lineworker Appreciation Day today, April 12.

FRANKFORT (KT) – Gov. Andy Beshear and Labor Secretary Larry Roberts announced Tuesday in-person unemployment insurance services will open April 15 at 13 regional Kentucky Career Centers located across the state.

LEXINGTON (KT) – New security measures are being implemented at the University of Kentucky Hospital after an incident where an armed man entered the emergency room.

FRANKFORT – On Monday, Gov. Andy Beshear signed an executive order creating the Kentucky Unemployment Insurance Fraud Detection and Prevention Task Force, which will coordinate between state and federal entities to detect, investigate, prosecute and prevent unemployment insurance fraud in Kentucky.

FRANKFORT – (KT) Prominent Kentucky Republicans are firing back at a comment on social media last month by the chairman of the Kentucky Democratic Party that attacked recent voting reforms enacted by the Georgia legislature.

​​​​​​​FRANKFORT – In accordance with a proclamation from the White House, Gov. Andy Beshear has directed that flags at all state office buildings be lowered to half-staff until sunset on Tuesday, April 6, 2021, in honor of the service and sacrifice of the victims of the attack at the United…

FRANKFORT (KT)  – Pro-life advocates have a lot to cheer about as several pro-life bills were adopted by the General Assembly during its 2021 regular session, which ended shortly before midnight on Tuesday.

FRANKFORT (KT) –  Kentucky will be expanding the age groups of those who can sign up for the COVID-19 vaccine next week, Gov. Andy Beshear announced on Wednesday.

FRANKFORT – The Kentucky State Police (KSP) are extending the application deadline for their next academy class through April 9, 2021. As announced in January, KSP is changing protocol in an effort to offer troopers a post assignment closer to home. New troopers will have the opportunity to …

FRANKFORT – The Kentucky Department for Public Health (DPH) and the Kentucky Department of Education (KDE) have released updates to the state’s flagship Healthy at School guidance based on the latest guidance from the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).

FRANKFORT (KT) – Kentucky’s jobless rate in February dropped slightly according to figures released Thursday by the Kentucky Center for Statistics, an agency within the Education and Workforce Development Cabinet.

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FRANKFORT - (KT) Gov. Andy Beshear has gotten the backing of  Kentucky’s Congressional delegation in his effort to have President Joe Biden issue a major disaster declaration for the state, due to February’s snow and ice.

FRANKFORT (KT) – The number of new cases of COVID-19 in Kentucky continued its decline on Saturday as did the state’s positivity rate, while the number of new deaths remained the same as Friday.

FRANKFORT (KT) – The Kentucky Department of Education has reached a $350,000 settlement with ACT after it was found personal information about students who took the test was shared with postsecondary institutions, a violation of their contract with the KDE.

FRANKFORT – While this year’s St. Patrick’s Day celebrations will look a little different, the Kentucky Transportation Cabinet’s (KYTC) Office of Highway Safety is joining the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) in reminding motorists that Buzzed Driving is Drunk Driving.

GEORGETOWN (KT) – A special RAV4 Hybrid that rolled off the line at Toyota’s largest plant worldwide in Georgetown, Ky., marked the 13th millionth vehicle assembled at Toyota Motor Manufacturing Kentucky, or TMMK, since production started in 1988.

FRANKFORT (KT) –  The Kentucky National Guard has agreed to extend its mission in support of the U.S. Capitol Police and the Washington D.C. National Guard through May 23.


CALLOWAY COUNTY – The Kentucky Department of Fish and Wildlife Resources is urging birdwatchers across the state to keep their bird feeders clean after recent tests found salmonella in several deceased songbirds collected from three counties, including Calloway.

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The videos are amazing. People in power boats, riding along a river and spooking silver carp into the air, while trying to catch the fish with nets mid-jump.  Water skiers decked out like Max Max with spears and swords, trying do the same in a slightly (?) more violent fashion.  But it’s not…

LOUISVILLE — After increasing by 12 cents last week, gas prices in West Central Kentucky are another eight cents higher this week at $2.525, according to AAA East Central’s Gas Price Report.

FRANKFORT (KT) — Gov. Andy Beshear announced a continued decline in most of the numbers dealing with the COVID-19 pandemic and that the number of Kentuckians vaccinated has reached 700,000.

FRANKFORT —  Highway fatalities in Kentucky increased last year according to preliminary numbers from the Kentucky Transportation Cabinet’s (KYTC) Office of Highway Safety (KOHS). Initial data indicates there were 778 fatalities in 2020, compared to 732 in 2019 – a five percent increase.

FRANKFORT (KT) – Kentucky Secretary of State Michael Adams is applauding legislation that would make permanent some of the changes implemented for the 2020 primary and general elections, due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

FRANKFORT (KT) – The amount of COVID-19 vaccine coming to Kentucky is getting a boost, Gov. Andy Beshear said during a Tuesday press briefing and he is also recommending an increase of in-person classes at schools.