KY Coal Mining Museum Open

KY Coal Mining Museum Open If you live in Eastern Kentucky, you or someone you know probably worked in the coal industry.”We are just celebrating 25 years of sharing the history of coal mining with the community and everybody,” says Curator of the Kentucky Coal Mining Museum Amanda Hughes.”I feel like it makes people…

Traffic Lanes Re-Opened On I-64

Traffic Lanes Re-Opened On I-64 All lanes are back open on Interstate 64’s eastbound side after a single-vehicle crash left one individual dead. MetroSafe confirmed earlier to the Courier Journal that the wreck originally occurred around 5:00 a.m. Sunday morning.All lanes on I-64 East between exit 17 (Blankenbaker Parkway) and I-265 were closed for…

Squirrels to Blame for Delays in Statewide High-Speed Internet Project

Squirrels to Blame for Delays in Statewide High-Speed Internet Project A project that would bring high-speed internet across Kentucky will be delayed because company representatives say an “abundance” of squirrels have chewed through wiring. The Courier-Journal reports lawmakers in the state’s capitol questioned reports of ravenous squirrels Tuesday, blocking officials in charge of the…

Firearms Violations

Firearms Violations Federal prosecutors in Kentucky’s largest city have announced charges against 20 people accused of firearms violations. U.S. Attorney Russell Coleman says it’s the latest round of federal indictments aimed at reducing violent crime in Louisville. Prosecutors say these indictments follow two previous rounds of indictments this year as part of an effort…

Big Blue Caravan Returns To Eastern KY

Big Blue Caravan Returns To Eastern KY The Big Blue Caravan is back and ready to make stops in various communities throughout the Bluegrass State this June.The Big Blue Caravan, led by Mitch Barnhart, is UK Athletics’ annual outreach effort throughout the state the athletics department represents. This year, the Caravan includes a department-sponsored…