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Heroin 'epidemic' could bring state legislators back to Frankfort
The General Assembly passed the few remaining mandatory bills left standing before adjourning Tuesday, but inaction on legislation targeting the state's growing heroin problem may draw lawmakers back to Frankfort.
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The clock finally ran out on a proposal to insert state-supported bonding into the financing packaging to renovate Rupp Arena.
Tue Apr 15, 2014
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Time to cover those plants.... we are under a freeze warning as an early spring cold snap hits the Bluegrass.
Kentucky State Police
Lexington Man Charged With Possession of Heroin with Intent to Distribute
April 8, 2014, Detectives from the Kentucky State Police, Post 12, Frankfort and the Scott County Sheriff's Office conducted an investigation involving the illegal trafficking of heroin in Scott and Fayette Counties.
Mon Apr 14, 2014
Kentucky State Police
KSP Investigates Fatal Fire in Lee County
The Kentucky State Police, Post 7 in Richmond is continuing to investigate the fire that occurred on Friday, April 11, 2014 at 178 Main St. in Beattyville, Ky.
More money for Brent Spence seems likely
Kentucky appeared more likely to pay for design work for the Brent Spence Bridge project as Kentucky General Assembly reconvened Monday for the FRANKFORT--Kentucky appeared more likely to pay for design work for the Brent Spence Bridge project as Kentucky General Assembly reconvened Monday for the final two days of the regular session.
Lawmakers pass tougher ethics bill in Frankfort
FRANKFORT, Ky. Lawmakers have passed a tougher ethics bill in Frankfort, and their feet were held to the fire.
Sat Apr 12, 2014
'Opera Gala' this week at KSU
The Kentucky State University Division of Fine Arts and the Opera Musical Theatre Workshop will present the spring "Opera Gala Performance" at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday and Wednesday in the Little Theatre in Bradford Hall.
Fri Apr 11, 2014
When Bush was in office and gas was in the high $3 range all the liberals and Dummocrats cried foul.
Thief steals pastor's wallet in Frankfort church
Shortly before 10:00 am Friday, staff of Capitol City Christian Church saw a man in the hall way near the Children's Pastors office.
PHOTO: Van overturns on Connector
Traffic was backed up on the East-West Connector Thursday afternoon as Frankfort police cleaned up a crash.
Beshear signs into law bills on marijuana oil, tax breaks, e-cigarette sales to minors
Gov. Steve Beshear signed into law several major bills Thursday, including limited use of marijuana oil for people with seizures, tax breaks for a proposed 21c Museum Hotel in Lexington and the state’s bourbon and beer industries and a ban on selling e-cigarettes to minors.
Thu Apr 10, 2014
Lexington man accused of trafficking heroin in Scott and Fayette counties
A part-time resident of Lexington is suspected of trafficking heroin in Scott and Fayette counties, Kentucky State Police said in a release.
Metalfe leaders hononred by Gov. and First Lady Beshear
Metalfe leaders hononred by Gov. and First Lady Beshear Metcalfe County Judge/Executive and members of the Fiscal Court honored for Contribution to Governor's Mansion 'County Seats Legacy Project' FRANKFORT, Ky.
Wed Apr 09, 2014
Previously deported man allegedly found selling drugs in Frankfort
Sheriff's officials said a man arrested for his alleged marijuana trafficking in Frankfort isn't legally allowed to be in the United States.
Tue Apr 08, 2014
Ky. voices: Stephen Sanders says legislature wrong to roll back...
In February 2007, widows and children of coal miners convened at the Capitol in Frankfort to testify before a House committee about an important mine safety bill.
GM auto workers vote to allow strike in Kentucky
Hillary Rodham Clinton says that if Silicon Valley executives want to persuade Congress to let them hire more high-skilled professionals from abroad, they would have a better case if they also funded college-based... Hillary Rodham Clinton said Tuesday that if Silicon Valley executives want to persuade Congress to let them hire more high-skilled ... (more)
Papers detail plans for new Versailles Wal-Mart
In a project that had been rumored for months, a consulting engineering company filed preliminary paperwork Monday for a new Wal-Mart with the Versailles-Midway-Woodford County Planning and Zoning Commission office in Versailles.