MADISON, Wis. (AP) — The state Department of Natural Resources is investigating contaminated soil near the Bad River Band of Lake Superior Reservation in far northern Wisconsin.
FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — The Kentucky Horse Racing Commission has awarded a license for a new facility with plans to offer quarter horse racing in the state.
Revolutionary Racing will build in Ashland, Kentucky and feature an American quarter horse “sprint racing” track and a historical horse racing facility, Gov.
MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Wisconsin Senate Democratic Minority Leader Janet Bewley was involved in a fatal car crash Friday that left a 27-year-old mother from Pennsylvania and her 5-year-old daughter dead, police said Monday.
ASHLAND, Ohio (AP) — The remains of an Ohio soldier killed while fighting in France during World War II have now been positively identified, Defense Department officials announced Monday.
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (AP) — A Tennessee man wanted on a murder charge in the death of his girlfriend has been arrested in Kentucky, officials said.
Bradley Miller, 43, was taken into custody late Monday in Ashland, news outlets reported, citing Kentucky State Police and the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation.
Workers at a public library system based in Columbia are voting this week on whether to become the only active public librarians union in the state.
If employees at the Daniel Boone Regional Library, which has branches in Columbia, Fulton, Ashland and Holts Summit, ratify the union, they would join a growing movement toward unionization across the country, sparked in part by the coronavirus pandemic.
ASHLAND, Ky. (AP) — Attorneys for a former Kentucky clerk who wouldn't issue marriage licenses to two same-sex couples have appealed a federal court ruling that she violated the couples' constitutional rights and might have to pay damages.
A federal judge has ruled that a former Kentucky clerk violated the constitutional rights of two same-sex couples who were among those to whom she wouldn't issue marriage licenses — a refusal that sparked international attention and briefly landed her in jail in 2015.
FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — The Kentucky Senate signaled Wednesday that it's time for an aluminum company to follow through on its long-stalled promise to build a massive plant backed by a state investment.
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — The top teams in the Kentucky Associated Press high school basketball polls, with first-place votes, records, total points and previous rankings:
MADISON, Wis. (AP) — The Wisconsin state Senate’s top Democrat said Tuesday that she won’t seek reelection this fall.
Minority Leader Janet Bewley said she wants to spend more time with her recently retired husband and grandchildren.
DAYTON, Ohio (AP) — Ashley Bethard has been appointed editor of the Dayton Daily News and chief content officer for Cox First Media, the newspaper announced Sunday.
Bethard had been sharing newsroom leadership responsibilities since 2020 with Jim Bebbington, who will be leaving Cox at the end of February.
ASHLAND, Ky. (AP) — A nonprofit organization focused on improving the economy in eastern Kentucky plans to host a conference this spring that aims to help communities attract more tourists.
The event on March 7-8 in Ashland will focus on tourism and downtown revitalization, Shaping Our Appalachian Region Inc.
1. George Rogers Clark (15-1) beat Bourbon County 94-46, beat Montgomery County 99-51.
2. Cov. Catholic (14-2) beat Archbishop McNicholas (Ohio) 70-32.