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 2020-07-03 16:10 

Courier-Journal

Indiana coronavirus tracker: 12 new cases in Clark and Floyd counties, 19 new deaths in state...

Stay up to date on coronavirus cases in Southern Indiana, including Floyd and Clark counties....

 2020-07-03 16:00 

LEX18

[ WLEX-TV ]

Prince Royce gets a wake-up call with COVID-19...

He says he decided to speak up out of a growing frustration with seeing people going out and gathering without protection.He says he decided to speak up out of a growing frustration with seeing people going out and gathering without protection....

 2020-07-03 15:56 

LEX18

[ WLEX-TV ]

Judge grants temporary restraining order against some of Gov. Beshear's COVID-19 executive orders...

A Kentucky judge has entered a temporary restraining order against some of Governor Andy Beshear's COVID-19 executive orders.A Kentucky judge has entered a temporary restraining order against some of Governor Andy Beshear's COVID-19 executive orde...

 2020-07-03 15:50 

LEX18

[ WLEX-TV ]

Voters plagued with election problems say voter suppression is at work in minority communities...

Issues plagued the most recent primary election in Georgia, and many are calling this a prime example of voter suppression in the state.Issues plagued the most recent primary election in Georgia, and many are calling this a prime example of voter suppress...

 2020-07-03 15:49 

LEX18

[ WLEX-TV ]

Will the largest monument to the Confederacy stay set in stone?...

The largest monument to the Confederacy in the United States is not as easy as a statue to take down. It is carved in granite and 400 feet above the ground, but activists are still fighting to have it removed.The largest monument to the Confederacy in the...

 2020-07-03 15:42 

LEX18

[ WLEX-TV ]

Senators withdraws proposed amendment to replace Columbus Day with Juneteenth Day as federal holiday...

U.S. Senators Ron Johnson and James Lankford are backtracking on a proposed amendment that would have replaced Columbus Day with Juneteenth Day as a federal holiday.U.S. Senators Ron Johnson and James Lankford are backtracking on a proposed amendment that...

 2020-07-03 15:29 

Courier-Journal

Family, friends gather for funeral of protest shooting victim Tyler Gerth on his birthday...

Louisville photographer Tyler Gerth was shot and killed last week in Jefferson Square Park while documenting the Breonna Taylor protests....

 2020-07-03 15:22 

LEX18

[ WLEX-TV ]

Man arrested, charged with murder after body found at Levi Jackson Park...

A man has been arrested and charged with murder after a body was found at Levi Jackson Park earlier this week.A man has been arrested and charged with murder after a body was found at Levi Jackson Park earlier this week....

 2020-07-03 15:17 

WDRB

[ Louisville ]

Todd Pate, former Breckinridge County sheriff, behind bars after guilty plea...

He was sentenced on Thursday for a DUI charge....

 2020-07-03 15:15 

LEX18

[ WLEX-TV ]

Fourth of July fireworks show to take place in downtown Lexington...

Despite COVID-19, there will be a fireworks show in downtown Lexington on this 4th of July.Despite COVID-19, there will be a fireworks show in downtown Lexington on this 4th of July....

 2020-07-03 15:13 

LEX18

[ WLEX-TV ]

Mount Rushmore July 3 fireworks event; when and where to watch...

About 7,500 tickets have been issued through a lottery system for the Friday night fireworks, which Trump says will be a "display like few people have seen."About 7,500 tickets have been issued through a lottery system for the Friday night firewor...

 2020-07-03 15:03 

Courier-Journal

Why Louisville is spending $3.5 million to open a grocery in an underserved neighborhood...

Louisville approved funding for a grocery store in an underserved neighborhood amid ongoing protests against systemic racism....

 2020-07-03 15:02 

LEX18

[ WLEX-TV ]

Arizona bar allegedly allowed employees who tested positive for COVID-19 to continue working...

A Tempe bar is under investigation for allegedly allowing employees who had tested positive for COVID-19 to continue working, and for violating the governor's executive order to enforce social distancing measures, the Arizona Department of Liquor Lice...

 2020-07-03 15:00 

Lexington Herald-Leader

Kentucky second-chance employer gets another chance after closing because of COVID-19...

The Methodist Mountain Mission is 77 years old. Executive Director Karen Bunn thought COVID-19 would be the end of the nonprofit's legacy in Breathitt County. The mission made the decision ......

 2020-07-03 14:56 

Lexington Herald-Leader

Second-chance Employer Gets Second Chance...

The Methodist Mountain Mission shut its doors due to the coronavirus, but was able to reopen recently after receiving some help. ......

 2020-07-03 14:38 

Lexington Herald-Leader

More young Kentuckians are catching COVID-19. Here's why and what it means....

As young Kentuckians, whose COVID-19 infections outpace all other age groups, have the go ahead to celebrate Independence Day weekend in bars and in groups, some state health experts are ......

 2020-07-03 14:36 

LEX18

[ WLEX-TV ]

Lime has stopped service in Lexington, official calls city's regulations 'overly onerous'...

You won't be seeing hundreds of Lime electric scooters, or e-scooters, in Lexington, at least for now. The company says they have ended their service in the city.You won't be seeing hundreds of Lime electric scooters, or e-scooters, in Lexington, ...

 2020-07-03 14:28 

WDRB

[ Louisville ]

1 person dead after shooting in west Louisville...

No arrests have been made....

 2020-07-03 14:10 

Courier-Journal

Andy Beshear picked 1,235 inmates for release to stem COVID-19. Here's how it worked...

Gov. Andy Beshear's orders aimed at reducing COVID-19 risks in corrections facilities focused on those at risk and those within six months of release....

 2020-07-03 14:08 

LEX18

[ WLEX-TV ]

Man charged with arson continued to set off fireworks as Brooklyn home burned, video shows...

Marshals arrested a 36-year-old man accused of setting off fireworks that burned a Brooklyn home down, officials said Thursday.Marshals arrested a 36-year-old man accused of setting off fireworks that burned a Brooklyn home down, officials said Thursday....

 2020-07-03 13:52 

WDRB

[ Louisville ]

Demonstrators gather in Louisville's Jefferson Square Park for 36th night of protests...

The demonstrators left at about 12:30 a.m....

 2020-07-03 13:47 

LEX18

[ WLEX-TV ]

One person dies in fiery crash on Leestown Road in Lexington...

One person has died after a crash between two vehicles early Friday morning.One person has died after a crash between two vehicles early Friday morning....

 2020-07-03 13:34 

LEX18

[ WLEX-TV ]

Kim Jong Un urges North Korea to stay alert for COVID-19, still claims country has no cases...

North Korean state media say leader Kim Jong Un urged officials to maintain alertness against the coronavirus, warning that complacency risked "unimaginable and irretrievable crisis.North Korean state media say leader Kim Jong Un urged officials to ma...

 2020-07-03 13:08 

The Advocate-Messenger

Joshua Bryan "Josh" Hughes...

Joshua Bryan "Josh" Hughes 1982-2020 Joshua Bryan "Josh" Hughes, 38 (commonly referred to by his family and friends as Jash, Hughes, Scooty, Yoski and Bluegrass) passed away on June 21, 2020 in Stanford, Kentucky. He was born on May 18, 19...

 2020-07-03 13:07 

The Advocate-Messenger

Phillip Leon Smock...

Phillip Leon Smock 1955-2020 Phillip Leon Smock, 64, passed away Tuesday, June 30, 2020. Phillip was the husband of Charlotte Rae Holt Smock for 9 years and was born December 6, 1955 in Lexington, Kentucky. He was the son of the late Sam and Jean Wiggins ...

 2020-07-03 13:07 

LEX18

[ WLEX-TV ]

11-year-old boy becomes youngest death from coronavirus in Florida...

Florida hit a grim record in the coronavirus pandemic on Thursday with 10,109 new cases, including the death of an 11-year-old boy in Miami-Dade County.Florida hit a grim record in the coronavirus pandemic on Thursday with 10,109 new cases, including the ...

 2020-07-03 13:06 

The Advocate-Messenger

Marvin "Marty" S. Warren, Sr....

Marvin "Marty" S. Warren, Sr. 1933-2020 Marvin "Marty" S. Warren, Sr., 87, passed away Tuesday, June 30, 2020. He was the husband of the late Christine Burger Warren who passed in 2015. Marty was born May 28, 1933 in Hamilton, Ohio to the ...

 2020-07-03 13:02 

The Advocate-Messenger

Death notices, July 3, 2020...

Hamilton Owen Speaks, 62, of Berea, son of Melva Dean Speaks of Stanford, died June 13, 2020. Arrangements by Lakes Funeral Home. Betty Sue Speaks, 68, of Berea, died on June 16, 2020. Arrangements by Lakes Funeral Home. Riggin Burke Hicks, one day old, o...

 2020-07-03 12:41 

LEX18

[ WLEX-TV ]

Protesters to rally again in Colorado to call for justice for Elijah McClain on Friday...

Hundreds of people are expected to gather Friday evening to demand that three officers involved in the in-custody death of Elijah McClain be fired by the Aurora Police Department.Hundreds of people are expected to gather Friday evening to demand that thre...

 2020-07-03 12:37 

Courier-Journal

Louisville's 'virtual' shows this week: 'Teddy Talks Braham's,' Beethoven & more...

Virtually immerse yourself in Louisville's arts scene. From the Louisville Orchestra to Actors Theatre, there's something for everyone this week...

 2020-07-03 12:37 

The Advocate-Messenger

Our farmers' faces: Quince Arnold...

Quince Arnold, 84, has been bringing his produce to the Boyle County Farmers Market for more than 20 years. He also sold plants at the Lexington Farmers Market downtown for 30 years, he said. His garden is on a busy stretch of Hustonville Road near the RE...

 2020-07-03 12:37 

Courier-Journal

Why some youth in Louisville's West End dread the summertime...

There's a lack of options for West End youth during the summer compared to what's offered in the East End, and hanging out draws negative attention....

 2020-07-03 12:31 

Courier-Journal

'We'll adjust and move on': Business owners change plans for Indiana's Stage 4.5...

Indiana was originally planned to enter Stage 5 Saturday when everything would be open to 100% capacity....

 2020-07-03 12:06 

Lexington Herald-Leader

Judge won't toss evidence in Kentucky lawmaker's DUI case...

A state lawmaker will face a jury trial in September after unsuccessfully trying this week to have evidence in his drunken driving case thrown out, the Lexington Herald-Leader reported. State ......

 2020-07-03 12:06 

The News Enterprise

Judge won't toss evidence in Kentucky lawmaker's DUI case...

LONDON, Ky. (AP) — A state lawmaker will face a jury trial in September after unsuccessfully trying this week to have evidence in his drunken driving case thrown out, the Lexington Herald-Leader reported....

 2020-07-03 11:24 

LEX18

[ WLEX-TV ]

COVID-19 cases are on the rise in 40 out of 50 states as US sets another daily record for new cases...

The U.S. set another daily record in new cases of the coronavirus Thursday, according to a database kept by Johns Hopkins.The U.S. set another daily record in new cases of the coronavirus Thursday, according to a database kept by Johns Hopkins....

 2020-07-03 10:34 

The Daily Independent

Fireworks blasting off this weekend...

Organized Fourth of July fireworks displays are fewer and farther between this year in the area thanks to the COVID-19 pandemic, but there are some options....

 2020-07-03 10:06 

The Daily Independent

Local News In Brief: Race Days lunch served today...

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 2020-07-03 09:42 

The News Enterprise

'No official timeline' for when Menards will open...

From ground being moved in October to a massive structure now under roof, the Menards home improvement center along a stretch of Ring Road has taken shape over the last few months, often with a seven-day work week....

 2020-07-03 08:00 

Lexington Herald-Leader

Cost to move Davis statue from Kentucky Capitol: $225K...

Moving a statue of Confederate President Jefferson Davis from the Kentucky Capitol to Davis' birthplace in western Kentucky is costing the state $225,000. The state Finance and Administration Cabinet recorded ......

 2020-07-03 08:00 

The News Enterprise

Cost to move Davis statue from Kentucky Capitol: $225K...

FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — Moving a statue of Confederate President Jefferson Davis from the Kentucky Capitol to Davis' birthplace in western Kentucky is costing the state $225,000....

 2020-07-03 08:00 

WDRB

[ Louisville ]

Armed Forces Network broadcasting WDRB's 2016 Thunder Over Louisville to troops overseas...

The Armed Forces Network is airing an encore presentation of WDRB's 2016 broadcast of Thunder Over Louisville to military installations, embassies and consulates in 168 countries....

 2020-07-03 07:28 

The News Enterprise

Pandemic silences another festival...

The sixth annual Hardin County AM Rotary Club Roktoberfest is canceled....

 2020-07-03 06:00 

The News Enterprise

Glass protection...
 2020-07-03 05:15 

The Paducah Sun

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 2020-07-03 05:15 

The Paducah Sun

McNeill, Hines advances in appeals judge race...

Kentucky Court of Appeals Judge Chris McNeill and Paducah attorney Jenny Hines are set to face off this November after top-two finishes in the June primary election....

 2020-07-03 05:15 

The Paducah Sun

PADD seeks ombudsperson for nursing home visits...

The Purchase Area Development District Long-Term Care Ombudsman program is looking for certified ombudsman to assist with nursing home visits....

 2020-07-03 05:15 

The Paducah Sun

Paducah playgrounds reopen today...

The Paducah Parks and Recreation Department will reopen playgrounds in Paducah's parks today. This also includes the reopening of the fitness equipment area at the Pat & Jim Brockenborough Rotary Health Park....

 2020-07-03 05:15 

The Paducah Sun

Two teens charged in armed robbery...

Two teenagers have been charged in connection with an armed robbery that took place on June 21....

 2020-07-03 05:15 

The Paducah Sun

City plans third round of business relief funds...

The city of Paducah plans to send out 22 checks of $2,000 apiece next Friday in the third round of its Small Business Relief Fund effort....

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