Kentucky News

No Seatbelts Worn In Fatal Crash

Posted On February 20, 2015

(Washington Co., KY) -- Police are saying slick roads were a factor in a deadly crash this week in Springfield. A 51-year-old Danville woman, was killed when another car crossed the center line on Route 150 on Wednesday. Troopers also say Rhonda Yates wasn't wearing a seatbelt, and neither were the two people in the…

Red Bike Expands In N. Kentucky

Posted On February 20, 2015

(Undated) -- Northern Kentucky is getting on board with Red Bike. Cincinnati.com reports Bellevue has approved putting in two Red Bike stations and more will expand into Newport and Covington by summer. Red Bike says 15-thousand people have used the system since it launched last September.

Kentucky Utilities Asking Customers To Conserve Energy

Posted On February 20, 2015

(Lexington, KY) -- Kentucky Utilities is asking customers to conserve energy during the cold snap. A spokesman says too much demand can cause power outages. They're asking customers not to use larger energy-consuming devices, like the dryer or the oven, in the early morning or early in the evening. To help conserve, you can also…

Kentucky Blood Center Needs Donations

Posted On February 20, 2015

(Lexington, KY) -- The Kentucky Blood Center is in desperate need of donations. A spokesman says the winter weather has caused about 50 mobile blood drives to be cancelled, causing them to lose about 12-hundred donations this week. All blood types are needed, especially O negative, which can be used by anyone.

Small Plane Crashes At Blue Grass Airport

Posted On February 20, 2015

(Lexington, KY) -- A plane crash at Lexington's Blue Grass Airport is under investigation. Officials say the private plane had just taken off yesterday and was about 200-feet in the air when it lost power and made a hard landing at the end of a runway. No one was hurt.