Parvo Cases Uptick

Parvo Cases Uptick Veterinarians are pleading with pet owners to take preventative measures because they are seeing an uptick in parvo cases due to a new strain of the virus.Parvovirus, according to the American Veterinary Medical Association, is described as a highly contagious gastrointestinal illness that most often affects puppies.“Symptoms that folks will notice…

Controversial DUI Court Ruling

Controversial DUI Court Ruling One Northern Kentucky prosecutor says a recent Kentucky Supreme Court ruling threatens to make it far easier for DUI suspects to avoid charges.The supreme court’s ruling last month prohibits warrantless blood tests from being used as evidence against DUI suspects in court. Kenton County Commonwealth’s Attorney Rob Sanders says the…

Three Year Old Found Safe

Three Year Old Found Safe Police, fire departments, search and rescue teams, and volunteers searched the Garrett community in Knott County for nearly 26 hours for three year old Madlyn Clawson after she wandered away from her grandparents’ home Tuesday night. Madlyn was found and then taken to the hospital. Police say she is…

Colonel Sanders Statue

Colonel Sanders Statue Now you can see the most famous Kentuckian as the great Colonel Sanders, and on Wednesday the city of Corbin continues to pay homage to him. The Corbin Center unveiled a chainsawed wood statue of the colonel right outside their building.“Something that would attract tourists off of the interstate, being people…

Red River Gorge Hiker Dies

Red River Gorge Hiker Dies A UK student whose name hasn;t been released and who went missing in the Red River Gorge earlier this week was found dead Wednesday morning.Officials with Powell County Search and Rescue posted the news on Facebook. While crews were able to ping the 24-year-old woman’s phone and watch to…

Pike County Tourism Rebounding

Pike County Tourism Rebounding With more relaxed mask mandates and fewer COVID regulations, normalcy is in the near future, but the battle is not yet over.“Coming out of 2020 with the pandemic,” said Pike County Tourism Executive Director Tony Tackett, “We’re starting to see more visitors, but there’s still diligent work to be done.”Recently,…

Meat Sales Rebounding In KY

Meat Sales Rebounding In KY With grilling season on the way and the end of the pandemic a UK Economist says meat is making a comeback. Unlike early in the pandemic when many processing plants shut down. Following that, there was a meat shortage and prices jumped.“We had some shutdowns and some labor issues…

Pikeville Funny Money

Pikeville Funny Money The cash could be fake. The Pikeville Police Department got a tip Monday about a large quantity of $100 bills fluttering around between exits 23 and 24 on US-23. These bills ended up being fake. Officer Bruce Collins with the Pikeville PD gathered all of the bills he could from the…

Senator Rand Paul Confronts Beshear

Senator Rand Paul Confronts Beshear Senator Rand Paul visited Eastern Kentucky reccently and joined the Pulaski County Chamber Luncheon hosted at the Center for Rural Development. Many issues were discussed including a court date scheduled for early June, that he hopes goes his way after disagreeing with Governor Beshear’s handling of the COVID-19 pandemic.Senator…

US Capitol Riot Attack Arrest In KY

US Capitol Riot Attack Arrest In KY The FBI has arrested a Louisville man accused of participating in the January insurrection at the U.S. Capitol.The FBI said in a statement Tuesday that Eric Douglas Clark was charged with knowingly entering or remaining in a restricted building or grounds without lawful entry.He also was charged…