WESTWOOD, Ky. (AP) — Kaylee Litteral was sitting up in her hospital bed watching "Riverdale" on Netflix and eating ice chips.
FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — A Kentucky man has been arrested on multiple charges related to the storming of the U.S. Capitol, including at a door where a woman was fatally shot earlier this month, federal authorities said.
People talk about a vacation spot and describe it as beautiful, or as a natural wonder, and there are many places where this would be true. But Josh Spears, the owner of Tech Wizard in Greenup, said that there are a lot of amazing sights in our own back yard.
A potentially crucial piece of evidence in the case against Rep. Robert Goforth is missing, according to the representative’s defense attorneys.
A petition for impeachment has been filed against State Rep. Robert Goforth (R-KY) who was recently re-elected to serve the 89th district, which includes Jackson County and parts of Madison County and Laurel County.
FRANKFORT, Ky. (KT) -- Budget bills for the three branches of government in Kentucky continue to advance in the General Assembly, winning Senate committee approval on Tuesday.
New federal nutritional guidelines unveiled last week, which influence everything from school lunches and military rations to food stamps, ignored scientific advisers' calls to lower recommended sugar and alcohol intake. Agency officials said there wasn't enough evidence to advise stricter l…
The novel coronavirus is spreading so fast among Americans that federal officials suspect a new, more contagious strain of the virus has evolved in the U.S., in addition to the more virulent strain that has already spread here from the United Kingdom.
KNOX COUNTY — The Knox County Fiscal Court adopted a resolution Monday asking Kentucky's state leaders to reallocate tax funds given to the University of Kentucky. The resolution was in response to the Kentucky men's basketball team kneeling during the national anthem prior to Saturday's game.
FRANKFORT, Ky. (KT) - In addition to a pair of pro-life measures, state lawmakers sent several other bills to Gov. Andy Beshear’s desk during a rare Saturday meeting of the General Assembly.
FRANKFORT, Ky. (KT) -- There was a sharp drop in new cases of COVID-19 in Kentucky on Sunday, but the number of deaths rose, as did the state’s positivity rate.
Laurel County's sheriff and jailer recorded a video on Sunday of the two burning University of Kentucky shirts in response to the basketball team kneeling during the national anthem in Saturday's game
WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) delivered the following remarks on Wednesday regarding the Electoral College challenge:
FRANKFORT, Ky. (KT) - State officials are still trying to determine if the recent uptick in COVID-19 cases is due to many labs being closed during the holidays, or if it is another spike because of holiday gatherings.
The legislature's planned changes in the governor's emergency powers will address "an institutional situation, not an individual situation" like Gov. Andy Beshear's ongoing mandates during the coronavirus pandemic, Senate President Robert Stivers said on the eve of the 2021 session.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell on Tuesday blocked Democrats' push to immediately bring President Donald Trump's demand for bigger $2,000 COVID-19 relief checks up for a vote, saying the chamber would “begin a process” to address the issue.
FRANKFORT, Ky. (KT) - Gov. Andy Beshear noted a several week drop in new COVID-19 cases on Monday and a schedule for the next round of vaccinations was also released.
A London man was arrested early Tuesday morning after a fatal shooting during an argument between the man and his girlfriend's ex-boyfriend, according to Laurel County Sheriff's Office.
Gov. Andy Beshear and Dr. Steven Stack, commissioner of the Kentucky Department for Public Health, said the next priority group (Phase 1b) for vaccination will be Kentuckians who are at least 70 years old, as well as first responders and educators.
FRANKFORT, Ky. – Secretary of State Michael Adams, Auditor Mike Harmon, Supreme Court Deputy Chief Justice Lisabeth T. Hughes and Justice Samuel T. Wright III received the vaccination against COVID-19 on Monday in the Capitol Rotunda helping to ensure the continuity of state government and d…
In a year in which hope has been stretched very thinly, hope came to London on Tuesday with the arrival of COVID-19 vaccines at Saint Joseph London.
FRANKFORT, Ky. (KT) – With more shipments of the COVID-19 vaccine arriving in Kentucky, protecting the state’s long-term care residents and employees began on Monday.
FRANKFORT, Ky. (KT) - Kentucky saw an increase in new cases of COVID-19 on Monday, but Gov. Andy Beshear says the trend still looks better, but also asked for patience until the new vaccines are widely available.
CORBIN — Baptist Health Corbin administered its first doses of the COVID-19 vaccine on Wednesday morning. The first group of employees to receive doses of a vaccine included members of the housekeeping staff, physicians, nurses, the chief medical officer, chief nursing officer, president and…
FRANKFORT, Ky. - Gov. Andy Beshear and Energy and Environment Cabinet Secretary Rebecca Goodman highlighted an approaching deadline for eligible families to receive assistance to pay overdue utility bills.
FRANKFORT, Ky. (KT) – The deadline for open enrollment in Kentucky’s 2021 Marketplace health insurance plans is December 15, and the Kentucky Health Benefit Exchange wants to make sure people are prepared, informed and have the resources they need to choose their plan.
LAUREL COUNTY – Wide load restrictions will begin Friday, Dec. 11 on sections of U.S. 25 and Monday, Dec. 14 on sections of Interstate 75.
FRANKFORT, Ky. (KT) – A wreath-laying ceremony outside the state Capitol on Monday, honored the 200,000 Kentuckians who have tested positive for COVID-19, and especially the more than 2,000 who have died.
FRANKFORT, Ky. (KT) – Gov. Andy Beshear released more details on Monday, regarding the first shipments of COVID-19 vaccines, and noted a drop in new cases.
FRANKFORT, Ky. (KT) – Parts of central and eastern Kentucky saw their first snowfall of the season, anywhere from 1-4 inches, so it’s appropriate that Dec. 1-7 has been designated Winter Weather Awareness Week in the state.
FRANKFORT, Ky. (KT) -- Gov. Andy Beshear thanked every Kentuckian who sacrificed for each other and rose to the challenge of battling COVID-19 together during the Thanksgiving holiday.
A federal appeals court on Sunday morning sided with Gov. Andy Beshear’s order to close religious private schools and others in the state as the coronavirus rages in Kentucky.
A London restaurant owner is keeping his dining room open despite Gov. Andy Beshear's executive order prohibiting indoor consumption of food and beverages as the COVID-19 pandemic rages on across the state.
FRANKFORT, Ky. – Gov. Andy Beshear has announced that Kentucky colleges and universities will avoid state budget cuts this fiscal year while also receiving $20 million in federal relief to help cover costs related to COVID-19.
The third of five webinars about reducing disease and unhealthy behaviors in Kentucky's children focused on policies and programs to improve nutrition and physical activity.
Kentucky continued to set records for coronavirus cases and covid-19 hospitalizations Saturday, prompting Gov. Andy Beshear to warn that he will have to "take additional steps" if the daily numbers don't drop.
FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — Kentucky’s Supreme Court on Thursday affirmed the governor’s authority to issue coronavirus-related orders putting restrictions on businesses and individuals to try to the contain spread of COVID-19.
FRANKFORT, Ky. (KT) - Gov. Andy Beshear reported the highest number of new cases of the coronavirus on a Monday during a press briefing and said hospitalizations and Kentucky’s positivity rate all increased.
FRANKFORT, Ky. (KT) - Despite financial issues caused by the coronavirus pandemic, Kentucky farmers donated $611,743.08 to the Ag Tag Program in the 2020 fiscal year that ended June 30, according to Agriculture Commissioner Ryan Quarles.
FRANKFORT, Ky. (KT) - As Kentucky families continue to battle COVID-19 and Thanksgiving and Christmas draw near, state officials are warning families to watch out for scammers who try to take advantage of their generosity.
FRANKFORT, Ky. (KT) - Law enforcement agencies in Kentucky and across the United States will be taking part in the annual National Prescription Drug Take Back Day on Saturday from 10 a.m. until 2 p.m., local time.
A bipartisan bill to end what its sponsors call the costly system of building, flooding and rebuilding under the National Flood Insurance Program, or NFIP, has been introduced in Congress.
FRANKFORT, Ky. (KT) - The number of new cases of the coronavirus, deaths and the state’s positivity rate all rose on Tuesday, Gov. Andy Beshear said during a Capitol press briefing.
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — A Kentucky grand jury on Wednesday indicted a single police officer for shooting into neighboring apartments but did not move forward with charges against any officers for their role in Breonna Taylor’s death.
- New federal nutrition guides, which influence school lunches, food stamps and diabetes, ignore experts' calls for less sugar, alcohol
- LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Both the Sheriff and Jailer need to resign
- Man arrested for burglary, theft on KY 229
- Jailer explains reason for burning UK shirt; Uses opportunity to donate
- Evidence goes missing in case against Rep. Robert Goforth
- LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Sheriff, Jailer should put law ahead of personal agendas
- Petition filed for Rep. Goforth's impeachment
- Natural wonder in Greenup: Business owner captures eagles with camera
- NO DENYING JAGS TOP SPOT: North Laurel sits atop first regular-season Fear 'Les' 13th Region Boys Hoops Rankings
- STILL UNBEATEN: North Laurel improves to 5-0 with 89-59 blowout win over Estill County