Posted: 03/02/2007 - With only days left for state lawmakers to pass a tougher mine safety measure, widows of Kentucky coal miners killed on the job plan to return to Frankfort next week to protest the inaction of legislators.
Posted: 03/02/2007 - State Sen. Julian Carroll called on Lt. Gov. Steve Pence to resign during a fiery speech Thursday on the Senate floor.
Updated: 01/06/2010 - The speed limit on rural interstates and parkways would increase from from 65 to 70 miles per hour under a bill that has been approved by both the state Senate and the House.
Updated: 03/02/2007 - Bills are moving through the general assembly click here for more information.
Posted: 03/01/2007 - One woman is dead and others injured after an accident Thursday night in Perry County.
Updated: 03/01/2007 - The East Kentucky Freedom Press is awarding three $1,000 scholarships to full time college students who are lifelong residents of Knott, Letcher, and Perry Counties.
Updated: 03/01/2007 - A man found severely beaten outside the Daniel Boone Motel in Hazard remains in critical condition at the University of Kentucky hospital.
Updated: 03/01/2007 - Court officials say Mark Coyler was found guilty on four counts of assault.
Updated: 03/01/2007 - Police say 65 year old Jimmy Vance of Corbin drove through a safety checkpoint in a hummer, and then stopped before driving away.
Updated: 03/01/2007 - Kentucky Vehicle Enforcement Officer Landry Collett has received a national award for his efforts to stop drinking and driving. Mothers Against Drunk Driving gave the award in Washington D.C.
Updated: 03/01/2007 - The Division for Air Quality (DAQ) announces the beginning of ozone season, when harmful ground-level ozone - commonly known as smog - is most likely to form.
Updated: 03/01/2007 - Representatives from Operation UNITE community coalitions across the state rallied in the Capitol Rotunda Wednesday, February 28, to showsupport for pending substance abuse legislation aimed at reducing the impact of drugs in Kentucky.
Updated: 03/01/2007 - Forestry officials say there was an increase in forest fire reports across the region Wednesday.
Posted: 03/01/2007 - 18 year department veteran Ronald Conn was named chief Monday during the Pikeville City Commission meeting.
Updated: 03/01/2007 - The Harlan County Judge Executive says the inmates were moved from the old jail after several changes had to be made in the facility to meet state standards.
Updated: 03/01/2007 - The current judge executive, David Compton, says important information was missing from courthouse computers when he took office back in November.
Posted: 02/28/2007 - More than a year after the Sago mine explosion that killed 12 miners, protections for miners potentially trapped underground in a similar incident have not yet been implemented, the United Mine Workers president said Wednesday.