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News in Boone County, Kentucky
Libertarians facing fights to stay on some NKY ballots
Mon, 25 Aug 2014 05:17:40 -0700
A judge has thrown the Libertarian candidate for county attorney of Boone County off the ballot because he isn't licensed to practice law in Kentucky.
Fitch Monitoring Kenton County Airport Board Governance
Tue, 16 Sep 2014 07:20:00 -0700
Fitch Ratings has been following developments concerning the Kenton County Airport Board, the Commonwealth of Kentucky governmental entity which oversees the Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky International Airport .
Cops: NKY student arrested with drugs, air gun
Fri, 19 Sep 2014 11:24:39 -0700
A Northern Kentucky high school student was arrested Friday after deputies said he took an Airsoft handgun, a knife and drugs to school.
Bomb threats prompt discussion among parents, kids
Fri, 19 Sep 2014 15:43:31 -0700
This week has been anything but normal for schools in Greenup County, Kentucky.
Two juveniles escape N.Ky. detention center
Wed, 17 Sep 2014 13:09:32 -0700
Two juveniles escaped from the Northern Kentucky Youth Development Center Wednesday afternoon, sparking a hunt for the kids along I-75.
News in Brief
Mon, 25 Aug 2014 03:44:27 -0700
FRANKFORT (AP) — State officials say last month’s jobless rates in 108 Kentucky counties were lower than in July 2013. The Kentucky Office of Employment and Training says unemployment rates rose in 10 counties and stayed the same in two.
Three men arrested for kidnapping in Ashland, KY
Sat, 20 Sep 2014 11:25:48 -0700
Three men are in jail for kidnapping a man in Ashland, Kentucky.
Deputies: Student brought Airsoft gun, knife to NKY high school
Fri, 19 Sep 2014 11:17:37 -0700
A Walton Verona High School student was taken into custody when he was found with an Airsoft pistol in his possession on school property Friday.
Libertarian candidate off Boone County ballot
Sun, 24 Aug 2014 12:41:04 -0700
BURLINGTON, Ky. (AP) — A judge has thrown the Libertarian candidate for county attorney of Boone County off the ballot because he isn't licensed to practice law in Kentucky. According to the Kentucky Enquirer (http://cin.ci/1AKKVDR ), Joseph Szeremet was a licensed attorney for 32 years in Michigan but retired 10 years ago. Szeremet argued that the Kentucky Constitution only requires two years ...
Dispatch: Blast starts fire at NKY landfill
Sun, 24 Aug 2014 23:32:20 -0700
Firefighters responded to a waste facility in Boone County Sunday night after reports of an explosion.