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Natural gas safety: What you need to know

Updated: 09/08/2014 - After a massive natural gas explosion ripped through a Lexington hotel Sunday, WKYT's Mark Barber asked the experts to break down natural gas safety for the more than 100,000 customers in central Kentucky.

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Mostly dry days ahead

Updated: 09/08/2014 - The next few days will be mainly calm and quiet. Come late week we are tracking a cold blast.

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New mosque being built in Lexington

Posted: 09/06/2014 - A new mosque is being built in Lexington by a Muslim congregation that has been in the city since the late 1970s.

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New study at UK shedding light on teens and concussion

Updated: 09/04/2014 - Concussions are becoming a common injury among high school athletes, with football leading the way. In fact in the last seven years statistics show concussions among teens have more than doubled, not necessarily because sports are more dangerous rather more attention is being focused on the injury. WKYT's Amber Philpott has more on how researchers at the University of Kentucky are working to better understand concussions and how to treat them.

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WKYT Investigates: Kentucky's rolling meth labs

Updated: 09/02/2014 - "They continue to find these meth labs all the time," Representative Hubert Collins of Johnson County has pre-filed a bill requiring all vehicles that have carried an active meth lab be scrapped. "I think it should be crushed and gotten it off the road."

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Few storms for our Labor Day

Updated: 09/01/2014 - The thunderstorms stick around for our Labor Day. Each day in the forecast has a chance of storms.

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Bluegrass Poll: Most Kentuckians support hiking minimum wage

Updated: 08/31/2014 - As Labor Day marks the unofficial end of summer and the day to honor the American worker, a new Bluegrass Poll finds Kentucky voters want to put more money in workers’ pockets by raising the federal minimum wage.

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Bluegrass Poll: McConnell expands lead over Grimes

Updated: 09/02/2014 - With two months to go before the November election, a new Bluegrass Poll found Republican Sen. Mitch McConnell strengthening his lead over his Democratic challenger Alison Lundergan Grimes.

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UK cheerleader injured in fall

Updated: 08/30/2014 - Saturday's football game at Commonwealth Stadium was halted during the fourth quarter as medical personnel attended to an injured UK cheerleader on the sidelines.

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Burglar steals from Rowan County preschool

Updated: 08/30/2014 - They say they feel violated and angry. Leaders of a Rowan County preschool need your help finding the man who broke into their building!

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WKYT Investigates: Parents' concern over McCreary Co. teacher's past

Updated: 08/29/2014 - Word spread quickly through the McCreary County school district that a new teacher was in town. Brent Sexton teaches English at McCreary Central High School. In 2008, while Sexton was teaching in neighboring Wayne County, the school district claims they found inappropriate text messages exchanged between Sexton and a student at Wayne County High School while he was teaching there.

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