Northern Kentucky

A daycare worker in Fort Wright was charged with assault after she allegedly hit a 2-year-old. A Covington mother got the call no parent wants to hear — her 2-year-old was involved in an incident at her daycare that led to a visit from the police. “My child has been there since she was 3 […]

Police officers handed out 281 traffic citations over a 12-hour period along I-75 Tuesday, Oct. 1, as part of an effort to reduce aggressive driving in Northern Kentucky. Officers were out in full force from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. and gave out 281 traffic citations for offenses like speeding, reckless driving, and distracted driving. […]

A state lawmaker is hoping to make Kentucky the third state in the country to pass a law banning discrimination against people with natural hairstyles. Rep. Attica Scott pre-filed a bill that would outlaw discrimination against natural hairstyles and protective hairstyles, such as braids, locs and twists. California became the first state to outlaw racial […]

(source:wlwt.com) Supporters of a Kentucky clerk, who’s anti-gay marriage stance put her in jail, are calling for her release. Almost three dozen people demonstrated, Monday, outside the Ft. Thomas home of the federal judge who had Kim Davis locked up for contempt of court. They’re asking governor Steve Besmear to allow Davis to issue same-sex […]

A 22 year-old Bloomington Indiana man remains in critical condition, after being shot by police in Florence, early Thursday. People at the Florence Inn reported someone firing rounds at the building around 1:00 AM. Witnesses say Jacques Poirer refused officers demands to drop the gun before they fired on him. Xavier Edges Past UC to […]

There’s no word yet on whether slick roads are to blame for a deadly crash on Erlanger. Police say it happened yesterday on I-71/75. A pick-up driver was killed when he ran in the back of a semi parked in the emergency lane. Local Man to Be Sentenced for Attacking World War II Veteran Ky. […]

(source:fox19.com) A Kentucky state lawmaker has introduced a bill that would crack down on heroin dealers. State senator Chris McDaniel introduced a bill that would imprison heroin traffickers, who deal or possess any amount, for five to ten years. The bill would also fund treatment programs at country jails and community mental health agencies. There […]

(source:wlwt.com) A local man is dead after leading police on a high speed chase. Kenton County Sheriffs say the man stole a car from Russell Springs Kentucky, and lead police on chase that ended in Bellevue. When he reached Bellevue, he ran through a red light and crashed into a utility pole. No bystanders were […]

The state of Kentucky is paying for overdose reversal kits for three hospitals with the highest rates of heroin overdose deaths. Governor Steve Beshear says about 2,000 Narcin kits will be purchased and sent home with overdosed patients. Hospitals to receive the treatments include St. Elizabeth Health Care in Northern Kentucky. Recent Stories: Local Man […]

The federal government may be having issues with its health insurance marketplace, but Kentucky’s is running smoothly. Kentucky was one of 17 states that decided to create its own exchange. The latest figures released show that 15,000 people have logged on and enrolled. Click here to read more. Recent Stories: Job Fair for Kenwood Restaurant […]

A disabled Northern Kentucky teenager will remember one football game more than any other. Beechwood High School freshman Miles Leard was off water boy duties and in uniform for last night’s game for what he thought would be only the coin toss. Instead, his teammates and coaches put Miles in the game. With the help […]

A nine year-old Covington boy is recovering from injuries suffered when he was caught in the crossfire of a shootout. Police say Tyler Bolden was grazed in the head and stomach, yesterday, by two bullets fired near Aiden Ct. The boy was apparently playing outside, when gun fire erupted between two men who police say […]