State News in Brief

Bevin opposes taking college funding case to Supreme CourtFRANKFORT (AP) — Republican Gov. Matt Bevin has opposed a request to bypass the state ...

June 24th, 2016 |  


ATF makes arrest in explosives case

ATF makes arrest in explosives case

An arrest has been made related to a case involving trail cameras allegedly rigged with explosive devices.Mark S. Sawaf, 39, of Harlan, was arrested b...

June 23rd, 2016 |  


Marines: Man in Iwo Jima flag raising photo misidentified

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — One of the six men long identified in an iconic World War II photograph showing the raising of the American flag at Iwo ...

June 23rd, 2016 |  


Multiple tornadoes in Illinois; homes, gas station damaged

CHICAGO (AP) — Powerful storms packing multiple tornadoes swept through parts of the Midwest Wednesday night, damaging homes and a gas station i...

June 23rd, 2016 |  


Flu spray fails again, panel urges shot instead

NEW YORK (AP) — The nasal spray version of the annual flu vaccine failed to protect kids again last year, the latest in a string of failures tha...

June 23rd, 2016 |  


Proactivity for bear activity

Proactivity for bear activity

Summertime brings about a plethora of outdoor activities including cookouts, camping and fun on the water. It also brings out the black bears. Repo...

June 23rd, 2016 updated: June 23rd, 2016. |  


Vaught joins board

Vaught joins board

A faculty member at Southeast Kentucky Community & Technical College has been chosen to the board of directors of the Blanton Collier Sportsmanshi...

June 23rd, 2016 |  


Medicaid overhaul outlined

Medicaid overhaul outlined

FRANKFORT (AP) — Most of the 1.2 million Kentuckians who have health insurance through the state’s Medicaid program would have fewer benef...

June 23rd, 2016 |  


State News in Brief

Coal exec shooting death cases heading to grand juryCHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — A suspect has waived his preliminary hearing in the fatal shooting ...

June 23rd, 2016 |  


KDFWR awards elk permit to a partnering landowner

The Kentucky Department of Fish and Wildlife Resources recently celebrated the first anniversary of the Voucher Cooperator Program. By all accounts, t...

June 23rd, 2016 |