Kentucky

State Revenues Higher than Last Year
12:55 pm
Tue April 10, 2012

State Budget Director Says General Fund Receipts Increase

The Office of the Budget Director for the State of Kentucky says General Fund receipts were up significantly last month. State Budget Director Mary Lassiter says General Fund receipts grew 8.4 percent in March, compared to March of last year.

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Jobless Rates Increased in Five Counties
10:54 am
Thu March 15, 2012

State Says Jobless Rates Down in 114 Counties for January

The Kentucky Education and Workforce Development Cabinet  says jobless rates declined in 114 of the state’s counties from January of last year to January of 2012. State officials say Woodford County had the lowest unemployment rate in the state, at 6.9 percent. Webster, Fayette, Union, Oldham, and Henderson Counties are among those listed with relatively low rates, ranging from 7.2 to 7.9 percent.

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Storms Take Heavy Toll in Kentucky
7:20 am
Sat March 3, 2012

State Officials Confirm Twelve Deaths in Kentucky

As the death toll rises across the country, Kentucky Emergency Management has confirmed that at least twelve people were killed in the bluegrass state by Friday's outbreak of severe weather and tornadoes.

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Tornado Watch Issued
7:33 am
Wed February 29, 2012

Severe Weather Moves into Region

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