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Snow now falling in much of state

Posted: 01/20/2011 - Light snow began falling Thursday afternoon in Lexington; it started snowing in northern Kentucky Thursday morning. Some areas in the state could see up to five inches by Friday morning.

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Walmart says its selling healthier food

Posted: 01/20/2011 - The nation's largest grocery store, Walmart, said Thursday it's changing thousands of products to make the food it sells healthier.

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$200,000 Powerball ticket sold in Kentucky

Posted: 01/20/2011 - Someone won $200,000 in Wednesday night's Powerball drawing. A ticket sold in Pulaski County hit all five numbers but not the Powerball.

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Man indicted for trying to kill police

Posted: 01/20/2011 - Five months after an officer involved shooting, a grand jury has returned an indictment against an eastern Kentucky man for two counts of attempted murder.

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County declares snow emergency

Updated: 01/20/2011 - The winter storm making its way through Kentucky was already dropping snow in northern counties Thursday morning. Grant County officials declared a level one snow emergency because of the winter weather.

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Three arrested for selling drugs to children

Posted: 01/20/2011 - Police say they've arrested three men on drug charges, two for selling marijuana and a third for making meth. Police say the men sold the drugs to "a lot of young kids."

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Morning snow leads to accidents, worst to come

Updated: 01/20/2011 - A light dusting of snow and even some ice on roads greeted drivers as they hit the roads this morning, and the slick roads are to blame for several accidents across the viewing area.

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Fight to keep woman out of jail

Updated: 01/20/2011 - An attorney for a southern Kentucky woman convicted of killing her husband is trying to convince a judge to keep her out of prison.

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Salt shortages leave some scrambling

Updated: 01/20/2011 - A salt shortage had Harrodsburg officials searching for suppliers, and a last-minute shipment came just in the nick of time.

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House votes to repeal Obama's health care law

Posted: 01/19/2011 - Swiftly honoring a campaign pledge, newly empowered Republicans pushed legislation to repeal the nation's year-old health care overhaul through the House Wednesday night, brushing aside implacable opposition in the Senate and a veto threat from President Barack Obama.

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Industry report says coal mining safer

Posted: 01/19/2011 - A new coal industry paper says mining has become much safer over the last three decades, but that improvements have been overshadowed by recent tragedies in Appalachia that have prompted calls for more regulation.

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Shots fired at Lexington police officer

Updated: 01/20/2011 - Shots were fired at a Lexington Police officer Wednesday afternoon. Police say the shots were fired at a home on Old Richmond Road, near the Madison County line, after a domestic disturbance.

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Thieves stealing vases from cemetery

Updated: 01/19/2011 - More than 30 bronze vases are missing from a Central Kentucky cemetery. Now the Boyle County Sheriff is offering cash to anyone who can lead them to the stolen goods.

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