Complaints lead to Drug Trafficking arrest on Highway 229

Knox County, Ky. (Sept. 18, 2019) - The Knox County Sheriff's Department is reporting that; On Tuesday, September 17, 2019 at approximately 12:05 A.M. Knox County Deputy Mikey Ashurst received several reckless driving complaints on Highway 229 near the Laurel County line.

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DUI Arrest off Hensley Road in Laurel County

Laurel County, Ky. (Sept. 17, 2019) - Sheriff John Root is reporting that: Laurel Sheriff's Deputy Tommy Houston along with Deputy Shannon Jones and Deputy Josh Morgan arrested Misty Delynn Coffey age 35 of London early Monday morning September 16, 2019 at approximately 3:45 AM.

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Department monitoring water conditions at Lake Cumberland

FRANKFORT, Ky. — Biologists with the Kentucky Department of Fish and Wildlife Resources are closely monitoring water conditions at Lake Cumberland with fish starting to show signs of stress due to elevated water temperatures and depleted oxygen levels.

Cumberland striped bass

Panel studies future of lawmakers' pensions / Frankfort

FRANKFORT, KY – A proposed bill to phase out the Legislators' Retirement Plan was given its first public hearing this week.


Independence Man Convicted of Distributing Child Pornography

Ft. Mitchell, Ky. (Sept.13, 2019) – An Independence man was convicted late Thursday, by a federal jury sitting in Covington, of distributing child pornography.

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