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Prepare To Pay More To Attend NKU

Posted On March 19, 2015 at 8:41am EDT

Tuition at Northern Kentucky University will increase for the 2015-2016 school year.


Casino Gaming Bill Passes Key Senate Committee

Posted On March 19, 2015 at 8:14am EDT

A closely-watched piece of casino gaming legislation has received the approval of an Indiana Senate committee.

The Interstate 75 Brent Spence Bridge connecting Cincinnati to northern Kentucky.

Ky. Gov. Says Bridge Tolls Bill Is Dead; End Of Session Nears

Posted On March 19, 2015 at 7:28am EDT

Kentucky lawmakers are killing a bill that would have allowed tolls on a new Brent Spence Bridge.


Indiana Readies For Spring Weather Threats

Posted On March 19, 2015 at 7:09am EDT

An annual sound of spring will ring out around Indiana today, as emergency officials set off two statewide tornado drills as part of Severe Weather Awareness Week.

The AEP Indiana Michigan Power Tanners Creek Generating Station in Lawrenceburg is shutting down in 2015 due to tightening federal emissions standards. Newly proposed carbon emissions limits that could affect remaining coal-fired plants in the Midwest are open for public comment.

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Tanners Creek Power Plant Will Shut Down, Layoff Employees By May 31

Posted On March 19, 2015 at 6:49am EDT

After 64 years in operation, the Tanners Creek Power Plant in Lawrenceburg will power down by May 31.


Lauren Hill In Hospital, But Still Spreading DIPG Awareness; Will Appear On "The View"

Posted On March 18, 2015 at 5:59pm EDT

Greendale resident Lauren Hill's courageous story is one that continues to resonate with people across the country, more than four months after she made her college basketball debut.


State Rep. Frye's Fire Academy Bill Heads To Governor's Desk

Posted On March 18, 2015 at 1:01pm EDT

State Representative Randy Frye (R-Greensburg) authored a bill to provide consistent, high-quality training to firefighters.


Ind. Unemployment Up As More Join Workforce

Posted On March 18, 2015 at 12:45pm EDT

Indiana’s unemployment rate continued to be above the national rate in January.

Hamilton County Sheriffs

Deputies Will Continue Patrolling Green Township

Posted On March 18, 2015 at 12:42pm EDT

The Hamilton County Sheriff’s Office will continue providing deputies to help patrol Green Township for another three years, the Cincinnati Enquirer reports.


Medication Misuse Leading Cause Of Adult Poisoning Deaths

Posted On March 18, 2015 at 11:41am EDT

Infant or senior, it doesn't matter the age: Poisoning is the leading cause of injury death.