Posted: 03/07/2013 - House Speaker Greg Stumbo is calling again for passage of a measure to shore up government pensions in the waning days of the legislative session.
Posted: 03/06/2013 - Legislation intended to increase oversight of a multitude of tiny taxing districts that have existed largely under the radar of government auditors has cleared a Senate committee, but with a change that Auditor Adam Edelen called unacceptable.
Updated: 03/06/2013 - A proposal that could open the door to industrial hemp farming in Kentucky has cleared a House committee - but it still faces an uncertain future in the full chamber.
Posted: 03/01/2013 - The senators from Kentucky and Tennessee have introduced legislation to preserve tailwater fishing in the dams of the Cumberland River.
Updated: 03/01/2013 - House lawmakers are still working on the always politically divisive issue of legislative redistricting.
Updated: 02/27/2013 - Kentucky senators voted unanimously to pass Senate Bill 15, the Bryan Durman Act on Wednesday. Durman's widow, Brandy, was there to see the bill's passage.
Posted: 02/26/2013 - Legislation that would institute a statewide smoking ban in restaurants and other public places has been sent to the House Judiciary Committee for further review, making it unlikely it can pass in this legislative session.
Updated: 02/25/2013 - A Washington-based group has started airing its second TV ad in Kentucky criticizing U.S. Sen. Mitch McConnell on his pro-gun record.
Updated: 02/25/2013 - Additional money has been secured to help low-income people pay for their home heating costs in eastern Kentucky.
Updated: 02/22/2013 - Franklin County sheriffs deputies say it was a bizarre coincidence that led to a wreck on Bald Knob Road. Franklin County Sheriff's deputies say workers at a construction company realized some wheels were missing from their lawnmowers, so they sent someone to check a scrapyard just in case someone tried to recycle them.
Updated: 02/19/2013 - They lived next door to each other for more than 40 years and became best friends. But police say a day trip for two central Kentucky women turned tragic when a truck hit their car, killing them.
Updated: 02/19/2013 - Gov. Steve Beshear says he wants law enforcement's concerns about industrial hemp resolved before Kentucky moves ahead with a push to grow the plant.
Posted: 02/19/2013 - The Kentucky Horse Park Foundation is hosting a benefit trail ride March 13 and 14 in conjunction with the Road to the Horse event being held at the Kentucky Horse Park’s Alltech Arena March 15-17, relocating to Kentucky in 2013 from Tennessee.
Posted: 02/18/2013 - A crash in Owen County killed two people from Frankfort Monday night.
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