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Laurel County Sheriff’s Department seizes meth, heroin during north Corbin traffic stop

A traffic stop in north Corbin Tuesday morning led to the discovery of a quantity of methamphetamine and heroin. 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 Member? Join Us

Knox, Laurel County deputies seize pound of meth

A joint effort between Laurel and Knox County Sheriff’s deputies resulted in the arrest of three Louisville residents and the seizure of approximately one pound of methamphetamine Thursday night. Read this story and more for just $.99 cents today, or subscribe to get access every...

Cause of Knights Inn fire remains unclear

West Knox firefighters spent more than an hour Sunday morning battling a fire in a roof of one of the buildings at Knights Inn. 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 Member? Join Us

With week remaining in election, Whitley County poised for 40 percent voter turnout

With a week remaining in the 2020 general election, Whitley County Clerk Carolyn Willis said she expected more than 40 percent of registered Whitley County voters to cast a ballot. As early voting continues through Monday and mail-in ballots continuing to come in, Willis said a...

Grubb arrested for child’s abuse, strangulation

A Rockholds man was arrested early Monday morning for allegedly abusing and strangling a female relative. 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 Member? Join Us

Suspect tells police that someone else beat the victim

Corbin Police arrested a Corbin man Monday wanted for allegedly holding a woman against her will and abusing her repeatedly. 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 Member? Join Us

Whitley, Laurel, Knox County remain in COVID–19 red zone

The Whitley County Health Department announced 25 new COVID–19 cases Tuesday, bringing the county’s total to 856. There are 169 active cases, of which five are hospitalized. Whitley County has reported 80 new cases since last Thursday. Whitley County’s COVID–19 incidence rate was...

Kentucky receiving 1.34 million rapid result COVID–19 tests

The Commonwealth of Kentucky will be receiving 1.34 million rapid result COVID–19 tests. The BinaxNOW COVID–19 tests slated for Kentucky are part of a federal purchase of such tests which can diagnose infection in approximately 15 minutes Gov. Andy Beshear announced that he has...

Corbin Police investigating broken storefront windows at Trademart

Corbin Police are asking for the public’s help to locate the individual(s) who broke multiple storefront windows at the Trademart Shopping Center overnight Sunday. Lt. Coy Wilson, the department’s public affairs officer, said the vandal(s) struck the windows at Books-a-Million,...

Corbin Tourism considering revised Christmas parade

The Corbin Tourism Commission is considering a twist on the annual Christmas parade to allow it to go forward during the COVID–19 pandemic. Tourism Director Maggy Kriebel said she is working on the possibility of a reverse parade that would see the floats and entries park on the...