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KU LG&E sends crews to assist with Hurricane Ian power outages. "We know with the forecast, we’re in a situation where we can respond."

A total of $411,920 in emergency road aid funds so far have been awarded to Eastern Kentucky counties and cities for infrastructure repairs caused by flooding.

Congrats, Sharon! 🎉 The 63-year-old nurse from Louisville won a 2022 Toyota RAV4 on Wednesday after giving blood during the Kentucky Blood Center SummerGetaway Giveaway.

The Georgetown-Scott County Emergency Medical Services will create and service a new district, which should significantly reduce response times for emergency services.

“Do not, let me repeat, do not use this as an excuse to raise gasoline prices or gouge the American people,” Biden said at the start of a conference on hunger in America.

"All you can do is pray, and continue to try and contact them and tell them that it’s going to be alright and they’re going to ride it out and we'll see how it goes"

AMAZING! 😍 A new mural is officially complete in Nicholasville, thanks to Jay and Jarrod Becker and Kinetic by Windstream. Their goal is to celebrate the unique places and aspects of Nicholasville. You can see the mural yourself at 127 South Main Street!

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A Phoenix man was sentenced to 35 years in prison on Tuesday for his role in the deadly 2017 Lexington kidnappings.

Transylvania University's "It's On Us" group has painted dozens of pumpkins purple to help raise awareness about domestic violence.

A national equestrian heartbroken after she says two of her horses were nearly starved to death while staying with a trainer while she was abroad. Read more about how the horses are doing at the link below.

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UPDATE: The slain Calloway County Sheriff's deputy has been identified as Jody Cash, a retired Kentucky State Police sergeant, according to Taylorsville Police. Details at

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The Cats are 4-0 (2-0 in the SEC) after beating Miss State 28-7...and has a message for the crew (especially Lee Corso):

Artist Kiptoo Tarus created the sculpture, which memorializes the American thoroughbred.

A group called "Identity Evropa" is protesting the plaque being removed from the Jefferson Davis statue in the State Capitol.

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University of Kentucky linebacker DeAndre Square announces he's returning in 2022 for his Super Senior season. He's the third UK senior linebacker in the last two days to announce he's coming back for another season with the Wildcats, joining Jacquez Jones and Jordan Wright.

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AMBER ALERT! Christopher Lee Gordon Sr, abducted 2-year-old Caesen Gordon out of Louisville, after shooting and killing the boy’s mother, according to the Louisville Police and the Amber Alert. Gordon is in a maroon red Ford F-150 with front end damage and is armed and dangerous.

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PUPPY PIANIST: A dog wearing a purple bowtie sang his heart out as he hit the keys and howled the high notes much to the delight of his owner.

The Kentucky Horse Park has opened stabling to horses that are being evacuated from areas expected to be impacted by Hurricane Irma.

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