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Deputies: NKY attorney stole money from clients, gambled it away
Mon, 14 Apr 2014 08:18:46 -0700

A Northern Kentucky attorney is facing eight charges after being accused of stealing hundreds of thousands of dollars from his clients.

State grant to help Boone County preserve records
Fri, 04 Apr 2014 01:50:02 -0700

BURLINGTON, Ky. (AP) - Boone County is getting a grant for more than $44,000 to preserve and manage local government records. The Kentucky Enquirer (http://cin.ci/QInPMF ) reports the grant is from the Kentucky Department for Libraries and Archives. Clerk Kenny Brown plans to use the money to ...

Boone County sheriff's office searching for escaped inmate
Sat, 05 Apr 2014 05:17:17 -0700

The Boone County Sheriff's office asking for your help to locate an escaped inmate

Man charged in rape of passed-out woman
Mon, 14 Apr 2014 08:54:16 -0700

An Ohio man was arrested in Kentucky on charges he raped a woman while visiting Daytona Beach last year and was brought back to Volusia County, authorities said.

Some Catholics, teachers protest morality clause
Tue, 22 Apr 2014 18:25:13 -0700

Thousands of teachers, parents and parishioners oppose the morality clause within the Archdiocese of Cincinnati's teacher contract and want it changed.

Ky. Releases County Unemployment Rates; Magoffin Co. Among Highest
Tue, 15 Apr 2014 17:43:55 -0700

Leslie County recorded the state’s highest annual unemployment rate in 2013 — 17.7 percent. It was followed by Harlan and Magoffin counties, 17.6 percent each.

Strong Storms Moving Through Right Now...
Fri, 04 Apr 2014 05:36:55 -0700

A Flood Warning for the Kentucky counties of Floyd, Johnson, Magoffin, Martin, Morgan and Pike is in effect until today at 1:00pm...

N.Ky. road projects receive state funding
Wed, 16 Apr 2014 12:16:30 -0700

Here's a summary of local road projects that were included in the 2-year road plan the Kentucky General Assembly approved Monday.

Stolen car crash that killed teen 'horrendous'
Tue, 22 Apr 2014 03:13:33 -0700

A 14-year-old Hopewell Junior High School student killed in a crash Tuesday was riding in a stolen car with her boyfriend, police said.

Kentucky Junior All-Star team announced
Wed, 16 Apr 2014 15:17:01 -0700

The Kentucky Boys and Girls All-Stars teams are being announced this week.