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Lexington Police Investigate Hit and Run

(LFUCG)–The Lexington Police Department is investigating a collision that led to serious physical injury of a pedestrian on Tuesday evening. The collision happened on Tuesday, December 1 around 6:56 p.m. on the inner loop of New Circle Road prior to Family Circle. A dark-colored passenger car struck a 54-year-old male pedestrian, who was transported to a…

In Brief–TL;DR News

Apparently, 2021 isn’t going to be the big game changer everyone was hoping for. At least not at first.Robert Redfield, the director of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, says he expects this month, January and February to be the “most difficult time in the public health history of this nation.” While Redfield says…

This is Winter Weather Awareness Week

(KYEM)–As the winter weather season approaches, Kentucky Emergency Management (KYEM), the National Weather Service (NWS) and the Kentucky Weather Preparedness Committee (KWPC) have designated December 1 – 7 as Winter Weather Awareness Week in Kentucky. Each year, dozens of Americans die due to exposure to the cold. Even more winter weather related fatalities occur in…

Good for You!

Congratulations to: These members of Lexington’s 2020 All-City Volleyball First Team: Caroline Cole, Kaetlin Ethington, Ava Jackson, Paul Laurence Dunbar Abby Shadwick, Emma Shadwick, Ellery Gray, Henry Clay Lane Jenkins, Lafayette Brooke Poynter, Keri Blair, Regan Hackenberry, Lexie Deaton, Tates Creek Olivia Bennett, Mia Saenz, Izzy Carter, Bryan Station These recently promoted Lexington Police Offiers:…

Video: The Doc is In by Stanton-MD

This Thanksgiving will take on a totally different meaning thanks to COVID-19. You may feel safe gathering with your family for the holiday, but that feeling is something refered to as “stranger bias”. In this “The Doc Is In” segment, Emergency Physician, Dr. Ryan Stanton, explains “stranger bias” and offers up ways for you and…

Good For You!

Congratulations to: Liz Combs of UK’s Department of Dietetics and Human Nurtition and Lou Hirsch or UK’s Department of Plant Pathology.  Both have received Master Teacher Awards from the College of Agriculture, Food and Environment. Shawn Lyons, named Vice President for Advancement at Transylvania University. Ken Haynes with UK’s Department of Entomology, recipient of the…

Researchers Search for Lingering Ash

Researchers Search for Lingering Ash

An ash tree that has succumbed to the emerald ash borer at Tom Dorman State Nature Preserve is marked with the symbol for Kentucky State Nature Preserves. Photo provided by the Forest Health Research and Education Center. By Carol Lea Spence/UK–The search is on for lingering ash, those rare trees that have managed to survive…

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