Posted: 08/15/2013 - Kentucky's unemployment rate rose to 8.5 percent in July as the state's civilian labor force shrank, marking the third straight monthly increase in the jobless rate.
Updated: 08/13/2013 - A busy highway in Franklin County will be closed for about an hour, after a crash.
Posted: 08/09/2013 - Budget Director Jane Driskell said Friday that General Fund tax collections increased 2 percent overall in July, the first month of Kentucky's fiscal year. Corporate income tax revenue was up 156 percent over July 2012 levels.
Updated: 08/08/2013 - The director of Kentucky Emergency Management has resigned just two days after the agency was slammed by a team of auditors who reported misuse of taxpayer money, intimidation of employees and an overtly hostile workplace.
Updated: 08/08/2013 - Republican Matt Bevin is criticizing Senate Republican Leader Mitch McConnell of slinging mud in his latest TV ad that began running Wednesday.
Posted: 08/08/2013 - House Republican leaders are offering a legislative redistricting plan that would force eight incumbents to run against each other next year.
Posted: 08/08/2013 - State officials are celebrating in the Capitol with an event to recognize 120 Kentucky school districts that have voted to raise the dropout age to 18.
Posted: 08/08/2013 - The public has several more weeks to comment on a draft report addressing bacteria in the Floyds Fork watershed in Bullitt, Henry, Jefferson, Oldham, Shelby and Spencer counties.
Posted: 08/07/2013 - An eastern Kentucky state park will provide another opportunity this year for people to get a look into the world of caterpillars.
Posted: 08/06/2013 - One of the state's top Democrats has taken himself out of contention for governor, announcing two years early that he won't run.
Posted: 08/03/2013 - Both candidates in next year's Senate race spoke at the Fancy Farm picnic on Saturday in western Kentucky.
Posted: 08/02/2013 - Emergency crews are saying it was a near drowning at a Frankfort pool on Friday afternoon.
Posted: 08/01/2013 - A dozen Kentucky AmeriCorps programs will receive more than $3.8 million in new grant money.
Updated: 09/23/2013 - Deputies with the Franklin County Sheriff's Office are searching for thieves who have smashed their way into parked cars.
Updated: 07/31/2013 - Democrat Ed Marksberry, a longshot candidate for U.S. Senate, has been added to the roster of speakers at the annual Fancy Farm political picnic in western Kentucky.
Updated: 07/26/2013 - A Christian health program is back in operation in Kentucky, paying medical bills for churchgoers who pledge not to smoke, drink or engage in sex outside of marriage.
Posted: 07/25/2013 - Kentucky Attorney General Jack Conway says his office and attorneys for nationally syndicated parenting columnist John Rosemond have agreed that Conway should be dismissed from a lawsuit.
Posted: 07/24/2013 - A former lawmaker has been ordered to answer questions about the shooting death of a woman that landed him in prison for life.
Posted: 07/24/2013 - Gov. Steve Beshear and Lt. Gov. Jerry Abramson will skip next week's church picnic in the western Kentucky community of Fancy Farm.
Updated: 10/04/2013 - More than $8.5 million raised by customers from one of the nation’s largest retailers will help pay for treatment support and screenings for breast cancer patients in communities across the country served by the world’s largest breast cancer organization, Walgreens and Komen announced today.
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