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Man charged with OVI, assault for 2-vehicle crash that injured 5
CINCINNATI, OH (FOX19) - The Boone County Sheriff’s Department deputies arrested a Hebron man on charges related to a two-vehicle collision on Burlington Pike in Oct. 2018. Lawrence Giovanni, 47, was arrested on a grand jury indictment warrant charging him with assault, three counts of wanton endang
Cards' lacrosse rolls on with eighth, ninth consecutive wins
Scott County’s winning streak in boys’ lacrosse has reached unprecedented territory. In some of the only varsity sports competition completed on a rainy, windy weekend, SC bagged back-to-back wins at home Friday over Central Hardin, 12-3, and on the road in Boone County against the Bluegrass Bulldog
‘The Big Dig’ at Boone County Fairgrounds
There are some BIG things happening at the Boone County Fairgrounds this weekend! Be ready to get your hands dirty!. Ever wondered what it’s like to sit behind the wheel of an excavator, steam roller or dump truck? Bring your construction-loving crew to “The Big Dig” at the Boone County Fairgrounds
Twin toddlers killed in Kentucky house fire
TOTZ, KY (WAVE) - Twin toddlers died in a house fire in Harlan County, Kentucky on Monday morning. The fire started around 11:15 a.m. Monday at a house off Ky 522 in the Totz community, according to a release from the Kentucky State Police.
Kentucky corrections officer charged with rape, accused of having sex with inmate
LA GRANGE, Ky. — A prison corrections officer in Oldham County is facing rape charges. Police said Tanya Risinger had sex with an inmate at the Luther Luckett Correctional Complex in La Grange.
2 arrested after $243K worth of meth seized in Kentucky city
ASHLAND, Ky. (WKYT) - Police in Kentucky say officers seized nearly a quarter-million dollars worth of methamphetamine in a Monday drug bust. Gray affiliate WSAZ reports officers in Ashland responded to a home after a woman complained that a dog was attacking her cat, but officers found much more th
3 arrested in human trafficking case after Kentucky teen found in back of U-Haul truck
CORBIN, Ky. (WKYT) - Deputies in one Kentucky county say three are charged in a human trafficking case after a 16-year-old girl was found in a U-Haul truck in Ohio. The Knox County Sheriff's Office says deputies filed a missing person report for the juvenile Apr. 20 after a relative said she was una
Police: Driver was under influence, speeding over 100 mph in crash that sent 5 to hospital
A man was arrested Monday after driving over 100 mph under the influence and causing a crash that sent five people to the hospital in Burlington in 2018. Police said the incident took place on Oct. 13, 2018. Lawrence Giovanni, 47, was driving his BMW over 100 mph when he collided with another car, c
Kentucky driver arrested after collision with patrol car
A Louisville, Kentucky man was arrested after colliding with a patrol car in Warrick County. According to Indiana State Police, two troopers were conducting a traffic stop on Eastbound I-64 near the 37 mile marker on Monday.
Students injured after Kentucky school bus involved in collision
BOWLING GREEN, Ky. (WKYT) - A Kentucky sheriff says three students suffered injuries after a school bus was involved in a three-vehicle wreck. Warren County Sheriff Brett Hightower says the crash happened near the intersection of Westwood Avenue and Cumberland Trace.
St. Louis Style Smoke House Opens In Northern Kentucky
A new barbecue joint opened its doors in Union, Kentucky, and its loaded menu is worthy of the 20-minute drive from downtown. The restaurant, Sugarfire Smokehouse, is known for its brisket, pork, and ribs. But you can find a little bit of everything on the menu—from jalapeno-cheddar sausages to burg
Kentucky retirees living longer expected to add to pension costs
FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — Rising life expectancy for retirees who worked for state or local governments will add to Kentucky's mounting pension costs, a pension oversight board was told Monday.
CVG receives Air Carrier Safety Award from FAA
ERLANGER, Ky. — The Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky International Airport (CVG) has been named the winner of the Air Carrier Safety Award as part of 2018 FAA Southern Region Airports Division Safety Awards ceremony that took place last night.
Police: Dad shot 2-year-old son in the face with shotgun during fight with boy's mom
JACKSON, Mich. — Prosecutors say a man intentionally shot and wounded his 2-year-old son in the face during a fight with the boy’s mother in southern Michigan. The Jackson Citizen Patriot reports 32-year-old Michael Glance of Jackson County’s Blackman Township was arraigned by video Thursday on char
List of Northern Kentucky Students Selected for Governor's School for the Arts
256 students from around Kentucky were selected for this year's Governor's School for the Arts summer program. Several are from Northern Kentucky. There were more than 1,400 applications and more than 600 auditions or in-person showcases granted.
Man Killed in Eastern Kentucky Crash
MARTIN COUNTY, KY (WOWK) - Troopers are investigating a fatal crash in Martin County. The accident was reported just before 8 a.m. near the federal prison on Kentucky Route 3, involving two vehicles, one of which was a commerical vehicle.
Cincinnati man accused of raping 12-year-old girl
CINCINNATI — A Cincinnati man faces three counts of rape, accused of raping a 12-year-old girl on multiple occasions. Jayton Lapsley, 31, of Forest Park, was arrested Monday.
Bell County, Kentucky wreck leads to drug bust
MIDDLESBORO, KY. (WVLT) -- What started as police responded to a car wreck in Middlesboro, Kentucky early Monday morning quickly became a drug bust. Bell County Deputy Justin Patterson, along with Middlesboro Police Sgt. Josh Burchett and Officer Joel Quillen, responded to a crash where they found f
Alix DeDreu Becomes Thomas More's All-Time Wins, K's Leader
The former Rising Sun Lady Shiners star set two records during Monday's win against Anderson. Alix DeDreu is having a record-setting season at Thomas More University. File photo.
Heavy, gusty thunderstorms to rumble from New York state to Kentucky
While a severe weather outbreak is not expected, heavy, gusty thunderstorms will stretch from the eastern Great Lakes to the western slopes of the central Appalachians and part of the Ohio Valley into Tuesday evening.