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Doctor shortage to worsen under Medicaid expansion

Posted: 05/22/2013 - The planned expansion of Kentucky's Medicaid program coupled with a push to help the uninsured obtain health coverage will worsen the state's shortage of physicians.

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FBI: Man fatally shot in Boston bombing probe

Posted: 05/22/2013 - The shooting incident early Wednesday took place in Orlando, where an FBI agent along with other law enforcement personnel were interviewing the man.

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Whitley County man facing charges in theft case

Posted: 05/22/2013 - Officers with the Whitley County sheriffs department say last Saturday and Monday, Charles Helton, 18, broke into the alternative school in Rockholds, stealing thousands of dollars in items.

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Detours in place for Ashland bridge

Posted: 05/22/2013 - The bridge, which connects US 52 in Ohio with US 23 and US 60 in Kentucky, was struck by a vehicle on the Ohio approach early Tuesday morning.

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State of Welfare in Kentucky

Updated: 05/22/2013 - The lines are a dozen cars deep outside some Kentucky banks in the middle of the night. Police in a handful of cities say when those crowds gather on the first of the month, crime rates go up.

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Winds lift roof off Perry Co. home

Updated: 05/21/2013 - Storms Tuesday evening toppled trees and power lines in some places, and the high winds even ripped the roof off a Perry County home.

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Richie Farmer's sister resigns state position

Posted: 05/21/2013 - Former Agriculture Commissioner Richie Farmer's sister has resigned as assistant executive director of the Kentucky Registry of Election Finance.

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Leadership East Kentucky celebrates their 15th anniversary

Posted: 05/21/2013 - Leadership East Kentucky celebrates their 15th anniversary today with the class of 2013 at Alice Lloyd College. Class officials say their goal is to provide two opportunities: for individuals to gain fundamental leaderships skills and to familiarize and network with leaders in the area.

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Man gets DUI at car wash

Posted: 05/21/2013 - A man was arrested for driving under the influence while in line at a car wash.

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Drivers frustrated with road project mess

Posted: 05/21/2013 - A simple road project combined with some rain left hundreds of people in Pike County with a sticky residue on their cars and they say it is not easy to get off.

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Poll finds teens are migrating to Twitter

Posted: 05/21/2013 - A new poll finds that teens are sharing more about themselves on social media. They're also moving increasingly to Twitter to avoid their parents and the "oversharing" that they see on Facebook.

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Hazard police searching for inmate

Posted: 05/21/2013 - If the name William Feltner rings a bell that it is because he was just arrested last week after leading police on a chase. Feltner is leading law enforcement officials on another chase tonight after jumping out of a moving vehicle, stripping down to his underwear and running into a ravine.

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