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Man killed in RV crash in Boone County
Sun, 12 Oct 2014 03:35:45 -0700

BOONE COUNTY, Ind. (WISH) – Police said a Kentucky man was killed following an RV crash on Sunday morning. The crash happened around 2 a.m. on I-65 southbound near the 141 mile marker, that’s near State Road 52, according to Boone County Dispatch.

NKY nursing home operators take fight public
Mon, 06 Oct 2014 11:02:51 -0700

Northern Kentucky's two largest nursing home operators are taking their battle public by purchasing time on local airwaves and running full-page ads.

Column: Was Daniel Boone born in Croydon?
Mon, 20 Oct 2014 07:59:32 -0700

In my days at the Courier Times, we reporters and editors always anticipated a strong local angle to almost any news event anywhere in the world. At times it was remarkable. Bucks County’s history is

Nursing homes take battle public
Mon, 06 Oct 2014 10:19:12 -0700

BURLINGTON, Ky. (AP) — Northern Kentucky's two largest nursing home operators are taking their battle public by purchasing time on local airwaves and running full-page ads.

Man gets 13 years for selling crack in Boone Co.
Fri, 26 Sep 2014 15:24:49 -0700

A Louisville, Kentucky man was sentenced to 13 years in federal prison Friday for possessing and intending to sell crack cocaine in Boone County.

CVG leader: Leave board under Kenton County control
Tue, 14 Oct 2014 01:54:55 -0700

Outgoing Kenton County Judge-Executive Steve Arlinghaus is urging Northern Kentucky legislators not to strip the county of its control over the region's international airport.

Boone County school district receives distinguished classification
Fri, 03 Oct 2014 14:48:19 -0700

The Boone County School District has once again ranked in the top 10 percent of Kentucky schools.

Innovative, Creative County Farm Bureau Programs Recognized
Wed, 22 Oct 2014 16:04:26 -0700

WASHINGTON, D.C., October 22, 2014 – Twenty-four county Farm Bureaus nationwide were recognized by the American Farm Bureau Federation for innovative program ideas in this year’s County Activities of Excellence Awards program.

Kentucky man killed in early morning RV crash
Sun, 12 Oct 2014 03:30:07 -0700

LEBANON, Ind. (Oct. 12, 2014) — A fatal RV crash has claimed the life of one man, while seriously injuring another. Boone County officials said the RV was traveling soutbound on I-65, just south of State Road 52, just after 2 AM Sunday . Boone County Sheriff’s Public Information Officer Chris Burcham says the RV left the […]

US 23 opens in Greenup County, Kentucky; more damage reported in the region
Tue, 07 Oct 2014 15:18:27 -0700

US 23 in Greenup County, Kentucky is closed after trees and power lines were downed by a powerful storm that moved through the Tri- State area on Tuesday, October 7. According to a news release issued by the Kentucky Transportation Cabinet (KYTC- DO9) emergency dispatchers reported power lines and trees blocking all or most lanes on US 23 at the KY 1043 intersection in South Shore area.