Red River Gorge Resort

Red River Gorge Resort Private investors will buy and hold nearly 900 acres near the Red River Gorge.The Lexington Herald-Leader report the Red River Property Holding Group LLC signed a contract Wednesday buying the land for about $2.25 million.For now, the group will hold onto it.The land outside Slade could turn into a private…

KY Disaster Declaration

KY Disaster Declaration President Joe Biden has approved a disaster declaration in Kentucky.White House officials say President Biden ordered federal assistance to assist the state and local recovery efforts affected by the severe winter storms, mudslides, and landslides from Feb. 8 to Feb. 19.Breathitt County is included in the declaration to receive fiunding. …

Federal Eviction Moratorium Extended

Federal Eviction Moratorium Extended The Centers for Disease Control has extended the federal eviction moratorium until the end of June, and Kentucky officials have set up a relief fund to assist tenants struggling to pay rent due to the pandemic. But some landlords are struggling to pay bills as well. They say the state…

Red River Gorge Hikers Safe

Red River Gorge Hikers Safe It took laser generated directions and 3-d maps for the Wolfe County Search and Rescue Team to respond to a group of six college students who got lost while hiking in the Red River Gorge.The students were hiking on Rough Trail (#221) when they made a wrong turn onto…