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Beshear: 50 Attorneys General Secure $600 Million from Equifax in Largest Data Breach Settlement in History

Beshear: 50 Attorneys General Secure $600 Million from Equifax in Largest Data Breach Settlement in History

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

July 22nd, 2019

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Up to $425 million in consumer restitution following investigation into 2017 data breach FRANKFORT, KY. (July 22, 2019) – Attorney General Andy Beshear today announced that a coalition of 50 attorneys general, has reached a settlement with Equifax as the result of an investigation into […]

Ellis Park cancels Saturday’s racing (in addition to today) because of extreme heat advisory

Ellis Park cancels Saturday’s racing (in addition to today) because of extreme heat advisory

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

July 19th, 2019

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Ellis Park cancels Saturday’s racing (in addition to today) because of extreme heat advisory; We remain open for simulcasting and HHR gaming. We are optimistic we’ll be able to race Sunday. HENDERSON, Ky. (Friday, July 19 2019) — Ellis Park has canceled live racing for […]

AAA: Summer Heat Takes a Toll on Car Batteries

AAA: Summer Heat Takes a Toll on Car Batteries

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

July 19th, 2019

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Club advises vehicle owners to practice some T.L.C. under the hood to avoid roadside breakdowns With temperatures expected to soar as high as the triple digits this weekend, AAA East Central remind motorists that the heat has the potential to kill more batteries than the winter […]

UPDATE: Missing Henderson Teen Found Safe

UPDATE: Missing Henderson Teen Found Safe

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

July 18th, 2019

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Around 8 PM On July 18, 2019 Henderson Police say the missing juvenile was located in the 1400 block of Cumnock Street and released to her mother. PREVIOUSLY: Henderson City Police say they need your help in locating 15-year old Alanis Mayes who was reported […]

Ellis Park cancels Friday’s racing because of extreme heat advisory

Ellis Park cancels Friday’s racing because of extreme heat advisory

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

July 18th, 2019

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Post-race band also canceled but track open for simulcasting, gaming. No decision has been made on Saturday’s live racing card HENDERSON, Ky. (Thursday, July 18, 2019) — Ellis Park has canceled racing for Friday’s card out of precaution given the forecast for extreme heat in […]

United Way & Henderson Community College Set to Launch New Program

United Way & Henderson Community College Set to Launch New Program

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

July 18th, 2019

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August 1st, 2019 at the Sullivan Tech Center the United Way will be launching a new service at the Henderson Community College, 2-1-1.  According to a release from United Way Executive Director Melissa Clements 2-1-1 is a service that is operated, in part, by local […]

Kentucky Education and Workforce Development Cabinet releases June 2019 unemployment report

Kentucky Education and Workforce Development Cabinet releases June 2019 unemployment report

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

July 18th, 2019

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FRANKFORT, Ky. (July 18, 2019) — Kentucky’s seasonally adjusted preliminary June 2019 unemployment rate was 4.1 percent, according to the Kentucky Center for Statistics (KYSTATS), an agency within the Kentucky Education and Workforce Development Cabinet. The unemployment rate for June 2019 was up from the […]

EXCESSIVE HEAT WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 7 PM CDT SUNDAY.

EXCESSIVE HEAT WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 7 PM CDT SUNDAY.

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

July 18th, 2019

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* TEMPERATURE… Maximum afternoon heat index values from around 105 to 110 degrees are expected Thursday through Sunday. * IMPACTS… Dangerously high temperatures and humidity could quickly cause heat stress or heat stroke if precautions are not taken. The very young, the elderly, those without […]

State Health Officials Issue Safety Guidelines for Warmer Temperatures

State Health Officials Issue Safety Guidelines for Warmer Temperatures

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

July 18th, 2019

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High temperatures can lead to serious heat-related illness FRANKFORT, Ky. (Jul. 19, 2019) – Health officials with the Department for Public Health (DPH), located within the Cabinet for Health and Family Services (CHFS), urge the public to take steps to avoid injury and illness during […]

Vote Kentucky State Police as 2019 Best Looking Cruiser

Vote Kentucky State Police as 2019 Best Looking Cruiser

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

July 17th, 2019

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Photo Competition Unleashing Horsepower in More Ways than One FRANKFORT, Ky. (July 15, 2019) – KSP seeks to retain the national title for ‘Best Looking Cruiser’ and needs your vote in the American Association of State Troopers (AAST) annual contest. Competing against state law enforcement agencies […]