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UK to Set Up Field Hospital at Nutter

(LEX 18) — UK Healthcare has announced a plan to make a 400-bed field hospital at Nutter Field House in case of a potential surge of COVID-19 patients. “As the Commonwealth’s health care provider for advanced and critical care, it is essential that we are prepared for any scenario to ensure we are meeting the…MORE

No Overnight Stays in State Parks

As part of an ongoing effort to ensure the health and wellness of the public as Kentucky fights aggressively to prevent the spread of the novel coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19), the Tourism, Arts and Heritage Cabinet announced today that the Kentucky Horse Park and Kentucky State Parks will be open to the public for daytime use only.…MORE

KY Farmers Now Eligible for Small Business Emergency Loans

(KDA)–Amid the COVID-19 pandemic, Kentucky farmers are now eligible to benefit from a new program through the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA). Until passage of the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, Economic Security (CARES) Act, farmers were excluded from SBA’s emergency loan programs. “Since taking office four years ago, I have always advocated for federal agencies and…MORE

KDA to Offer Virtual CSA Fair

(KDA)–The Kentucky Department of Agriculture’s (KDA) Kentucky Proud brand is partnering with Bluegrass Farm To Table, the Organic Association of Kentucky, and the Kentucky Horticulture Council to host the first-of-its-kind “Kentucky Virtual Community Supported Agriculture (CSA) Fair” from April 16-30, Agriculture Commissioner Dr. Ryan Quarles announced today. “The KDA and local food partners are teaming…MORE

Video:  The Doc is In–Stanton MD

Video: The Doc is In–Stanton MD

The Doc Is In – "COVID-19 – Donations Still Needed" As we continue to adjust to the COVID-19 pandemic, we need to make sure we don't forget about those services that rely on our donations to help others. In this "The Doc Is In" segment, Emergency Physician, Dr. Ryan Stanton, looks at some services that…MORE

(LFUCG)–The Fayette County Clerk’s office will temporarily close and cease all operations due to the COVID-19 outbreak. Fayette County Clerk Don Blevins, Jr. said, “I completely support and agree with Mayor Gorton’s decision to limit local government to essential services. We are entering a time where it is crucial to limit the transmission of COVID-19,…MORE

Man Faces Murder Charge

Man Faces Murder Charge

  Lexington Police have charged 32 year old Quentin Love with murder in the death of 63 year old Robert Clay. Clay’s body was found in an apartment on Fairmont Court on March 3rd after a call for a welfare check. Love was already in the Fayette County Detention Center on an unrelated charge.MORE

Video:  The Doc is In–COVID-19 Update–Dr. Stanton

Video: The Doc is In–COVID-19 Update–Dr. Stanton

The Doc Is In – "COVID-19 Update" The COVID-19 Pandemic remains the biggest concern of almost everyone. In this "The Doc Is In" segment, Emergeny Physician, Dr. Ryan Stanton, gives us an update on the virus including a list of the known symptoms. Remember to practice social distancing and strict hygiene daily to stay safe…MORE

Good For You!

Congratulations to: These Gold Medal winners in the Scholastic Art & Writing Awards from the Alliance for Young Artists & Writers:  Tuesday Hadden and Amelia Loeffler, both from Lafayette High School. These First-Place winners in the 2020 Educators Rising Kentucky conference: Jayda Josey and Natalie Hollon of Lafayette–Children’s Lit (Pre-K) Noah Langford of Bryan Station–Creative…MORE