Numerous investigations into the sale and distribution of illicit drugs continued into last week, with Laurel Sheriff's officials confiscating methamphetamine, marijuana and drug paraphernalia on Friday morning.

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A Laurel man was found guilty of second-degree assault and recommended to serve five years in jail for an April 21, 2019 stabbing incident.

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FRANKFORT, Ky. (KT) - The payment process for an additional $400 per week in additional short-term unemployment benefits has begun, the state Labor Cabinet announced on Friday.

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FRANKFORT, Ky. (KT) - Expect to see a new kind of license plate in Kentucky, one that is digitally printed on flat aluminum, instead of the traditional embossed metal with raised letters and numbers.An unseen difference by drivers will be in savings to the Kentucky Transportation Cabinet on …

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — On the eve of the anniversary of the deadliest terror attack on American soil, Republican Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell and Democratic challenger Amy McGrath battled over an ad reviving her reference to the tragedy.

FRANKFORT, Ky. (KT) -- Gov. Andy Beshear delivered remarks during a Facebook and YouTube video post on Friday to mark the 19th anniversary of 9/11, the terrorist attack that left 2,977 people dead in New York, Washington, DC and rural Pennsylvania.

BRONSTON, Ky. (KT) – A southeastern Kentucky Baptist pastor and the church congregation were shocked when vandals painted over a church sign last weekend.

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Laurel County Sheriff's officials conducted two drug investigations on Saturday - confiscating some illicit drugs, drug paraphernalia and cash - and another investigation on Tuesday resulted in more arrests.

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Laurel County topped the 600 mark of coronavirus cases last week and confirmed its sixth coronavirus-related death on Friday and seventh death on Tuesday. The sixth death was that of a 72-year-old resident, while the seventh was a 36-year-old female.

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You may have walked into your garden recently and found plant leaves decimated or flowers chewed. It’s the season for Japanese beetles, and as you may have already noticed, they are voracious feeders.

FRANKFORT, Ky. (KT) - Kentucky saw its third-highest number of new cases of the coronavirus on Thursday, pushing the total above 50,000. On Friday the 809 newly reported cases pushed that number to 51,677.

For much of 2020, the novel coronavirus has dominated news cycles around the world. While we must remain vigilant in our fight against this disease by taking necessary safety precautions, we cannot let our fear of COVID-19 deter us from protecting ourselves during the upcoming flu season.

RICHMOND, Ky. (KT) — Eastern Kentucky University coach Walt Wells wasn’t satisfied when the Ohio Valley Conference told member schools they could play only four games this season. He wanted more and pieced together an eight-game schedule that begins this weekend.

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