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Harmon refers results of audits of three Kentucky county attorneys offices to federal law enforcement

By Tom Latek Kentucky Today State Auditor Mike Harmon has announced that a special examination of nine county attorney offices has turned up findings in three of them, including a six-figure bonus to a spouse, that are being turned over to state and federal law enforcement and other authorities. Harmon says his special examination was spurred by findings from an examination last year of the Cabinet...

Cabinet for Health and Family Services asking for coats, hoodies for kids in foster care

By Tom Latek Kentucky Today While doing Christmas shopping this year, the Cabinet for Health and Family Services is asking Kentuckians to consider buying an extra coat or hoodie for kids in foster care. A coat and hoodie donation drive, being coordinated between staff at the Cabinet’s Department for Income Support, or DIS, and the Kentucky County Attorneys Association, is now collecting new coats...