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Kentucky Among Most Dependent On Fed Government

Posted On March 25, 2015

(New York, NY) -- Kentucky takes a lot from the federal government. A new WalletHub list reveals which states are the most and least dependent on the government. The Bluegrass State comes in at number three on the list of most dependent states, following Montana and Alabama. New Jersey was the state least dependent on…

Nonprofit Rehabbing Homes On MainStrasse In Covington

Posted On March 25, 2015

(Covington, KY) -- Part of Covington's MainStrasse neighborhood is getting a boost with the help of a nonprofit. Social Service agency Welcome House has bought 13 homes with plans on rehabbing them. They say they will rent them to low-income people.

NCAA Officials Praise Louisville’s Regional Host Performance

Posted On March 25, 2015

(Louisville, KY) -- NCAA officials are calling Louisville's hosting performance for last week's second and third rounds a rousing success. More than 64-thousand fans watched the four days of action at AEG Facilities' KFC Yum! Center. It was the seventh time the University of Louisville has hosted an NCAA regional event.

Years In The Making, Kentucky Has Heroin Legislation

Posted On March 25, 2015

(Frankfort, KY) -- Governor Beshear said he would "happily" sign a heroin bill today. He calls the legislation a "robust and comprehensive" package that punishes traffickers, supports treatment, and protects public health. Needle exchange programs would be optional and run by local governments. Also included is so-called "Good Samaritan" language that excludes criminal charges for…

Body Found Could Be Missing Henderson Man

Posted On March 25, 2015

(Henderson Co., KY) -- Authorities are investigating the discovery of a man's body last night near Baskett in Henderson County. There's no confirmed identification but an autopsy will be performed today. The body was reportedly found next to a truck in floodwaters in an area where crews have been searching for 55-year-old Jeffrey Clary of…

  • Pet Patrol

    Found black Lab/Pit mix

    Posted on May 22, 2015
    Location: Lawrenceburg, Indiana

    FOUND in downtown Lawrenceburg. black lab/pit mix with a white…