Lexington Mayor Jim Gray says he's fully prepared to take on incumbent Rand Paul in the fall race for U.S. Senate. Gray held a victory party in downtown Lexington last night after besting six other candidates in the Democratic primary.
Six Democrats vying for a seat in the U.S. Senate from Kentucky fielded questions last night as part of a KET primary election forum. Bill Goodman, host of Kentucky Tonight, began the show by asking each of the candidates about their political leanings.
The state of Kentucky is launching a Zika awareness and prevention program. Officials working in the areas of health, agriculture, and entomology all participated in a Frankfort news conference Monday.
Kentucky is one of 18 states scoring above the national average when it comes to preparedness for health-related emergencies. The national index program is sponsored by the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation.