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Read the latest Kentucky news & articles from Central Kentucky via the Lexington Herald-Leader in Lexington KY.
  1. Kentucky's ag commissioner to discuss anti-hunger efforts

    The McConnell Center at the University of Louisville is starting its latest lecture series with a discussion about hunger in Kentucky. The center says state Agriculture Commissioner Ryan Quarles will … Click to Continue »
  2. Kentucky attorney general touts new office website

    Kentucky's attorney general says his office has a new website to enhance access for people seeking information and services from the office. Andy Beshear says the new website will help … Click to Continue »
  3. K-9 officers change tactics to keep dogs from overdoses

    Daviess County Sheriff's Deputy Russ Day won't put his K-9, Cyla, inside vehicles anymore to do drug searches. Because of powerful opioids like fentanyl and carfentanil, the practice has become … Click to Continue »
  4. Kentucky businessman convicted in pipeline scheme

    A Kentucky businessman has been convicted of defrauding people who invested in a natural-gas pipeline in Tennessee. Media reports say Clay Shelton was convicted of wire fraud, money laundering and … Click to Continue »
  5. Landfill operator sues 2 Indiana counties over bond money

    The private operators of a southern Indiana landfill are suing two counties, seeking $5.2 million in bond proceeds they say they're owed. Clark-Floyd Landfill LLC sued Clark and Floyd counties … Click to Continue »

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