KY State Police Looking For New Recruits

KY State Police Looking For New Recruits As Kentucky State Police look for new recruits, the agency is hosting an open house for interested parties to get a feel for different career opportunities.Officials say in a statement that the open house will be held Thursday at the Kentucky State Police training academy in Frankfort…

Job Fair For Eastern KY Workers

Job Fair For Eastern KY Workers Eastern Kentucky Concentrated Employment Program joined nearly 20 employers for a job fair at the Letcher County Recreation Center Tuesday.The job fair, which comes on the heels of recent layoffs across the region, including the miners and families impacted by the Blackjewel bankruptcy, was visited by more than…

Increasing KY’s Minimum Wage Attempted

Increasing KY’s Minimum Wage Attempted Lawmakers pre-filed a bill Tuesday morning, hoping to increase wages for Kentucky’s lowest-paid workers.Senator Reggie Thomas and Representative Kathy Hinkle, both Democrats, sponsored the bill. “I have pushed to have this heard before. I’m not going to stop. Just because you have a first strike and second strike, doesn’t…

President Trump Visits Louisville Wednesday

President Trump Visits Louisville Wednesday Kentucky Gov. Matt Bevin’s reelection campaign recently placed nearly $4 million worth of advertising on TV and radio leading up to his November showdown with Democrat Andy Beshear. Now, the Republican governor’s campaign is looking to reap a financial windfall when President Donald Trump headlines a private fundraiser for…