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Whitley County reports 26th COVID-19 fatality Wednesday

The Whitley County Health Department reported one additional COVID-19 death Wednesday, but no details were provided about the deceased. This brings the total number of COVID-19 fatalities in Whitley County to 26. The Whitley County Health Department announced 25 addition...
Posted On 20 Jan 2021

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Corbin’s Restaurant Week showcases some ‘cream of the crop’ culinary treats

Twelve local restaurants are participating in Corbin’s Restaurant Week. The event runs from Jan. 18 to Jan. 23. Restaurants each created a unique dish for customers to try. Prices of items vary by location. “In light of the devastation experienced by our restaurants in 2020, we...

Corbin FD responds to structure fire

Corbin Fire Department responded to a structure fire on Walden Avenue Tuesday. The fire was extinguished and no injuries were reported. The cause of the fire is unknown, but no foul play is expected.

Next up for undefeated Lady Colonels: Jenkins, South, North Laurel

The beat went on for the Whitley County Lady Colonels Basketball Team who improved to a perfect 6-0 on the season with recent wins over Madison Central, Middlesboro and Williamsburg. “There is a lot of buy-in,” said coach Sean Pigman when asked the key to the hot start for his...

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Posted On 20 Jan 2021

Gray man charged with leading KSP on pursuit in stolen vehicle

Kentucky State Police say a Gray man was under the influence when he attempted to flee from them in a stolen vehicle Monday night in Knox County. Read this story and more for just $.99 cents today, or subscribe to get access every day! Please login to view this content. Not a...

UPDATE: Laurel County man missing since 2019 found safe

(Jan. 22, 2021) UPDATE: Casper Burkhart, a Laurel County man who had been missing since May of 2019, has been located and is reported safe in Laurel County, according to a Kentucky State Police press release. (Jan. 20, 2021) Kentucky State Police (KSP) are asking for the public’s...
Posted On 20 Jan 2021

Whitley County now seeing incidence rates of COVID-19 slowly decreasing

The Whitley County Health Department announced 11 additional COVID–19 cases on Tuesday, bringing the county’s total to 2,745. The health department reported 15 new cases on Jan. 16, 20 new cases on Jan. 17, and 10 new cases on Jan. 18. There are currently 198 active cases, of...

Trio of men arrested for robbery, felony assault

A Whitley County Sheriff’s Department and Williamsburg Police Department investigation into a reported assault with a weapon Sunday evening led to the arrest of three people early Monday morning on felony assault and robbery charges. Read this story and more for just $.99 cents...
Posted On 20 Jan 2021
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