Lowering The Cost Of Insulin

Lowering The Cost Of Insulin Looking to protect people with diabetes from being overwhelmed by high drug costs, a House committee approved a bill Thursday to cap out-of-pocket costs for many Kentuckians relying on insulin.The measure cleared the House Health and Family Services Committee without opposition and goes to the full House next. It’s…

Civil Rights Trail Additions

Civil Rights Trail Additions Two sites in Kentucky and two in Tennessee have been added to the U.S. Civil Rights Trail, officials said Thursday.The Muhammad Ali Center in Louisville and the SEEK Museum in Russellville are the two new sites in Kentucky. In Memphis, Tennessee, the Beale Street Historic District and the WDIA radio…

Eastern KY Highway Project

Eastern KY Highway Project A highway safety project is planned to upgrade a section of U.S. Highway 60 in eastern Kentucky, transportation officials said.The project along six miles of the highway around the Rowan and Bath county line will realign a sharp curve and replace the Kentucky Highway 801 intersection with mini-roundabout, the state…

Unique Display Of Love

Unique Display Of Love In a uniqie display of love, the Northfork Local Foods Board hosted a farmer’s market for Valentine’s Day on Thursday.The farmer’s market was not your typical market where you could buy fresh produce. Instead, you could buy local crafts, food, candles and much more.”We wanted to give the public a…

Statewide Tornado Safety Drill Scheduled

Statewide Tornado Safety Drill Scheduled A Statewide Tornado Safety Drill will be conducted at approximately 10:07 am EST, Wednesday, March 4th. During the drill, the National Weather Service (NWS), in partnership with Kentucky Emergency Management (KYEM), the Kentucky Weather Preparedness Committee(KWPC), and Kentucky Broadcasters Association, will issue a test tornado warning message. This will…

Governor Gives Flooding Update

Governor Gives Flooding Update Governor Andy Beshear held a news conference at the London Airport about the recent flooding in Southeastern Kentucky.He was joined by Senate President Robert Stivers of Manchester, Senator Johnny Ray Turner of Prestonsburg, Rep. Adam Bowling of Middlesboro and Michael Dossett, the director of the Kentucky Division of Emergency Management.”There’s…