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Electric Cooperatives send 80 workers to help with Hurricane Michael devastation in Florida

As Hurricane Michael makes its way across several lower southeast states, it continues wreaking havoc and leaving thousands without power. Crews from 11 Kentucky electric cooperatives are on their way to Georgia to help with power restoration efforts.  Thursday morning, just one day after Hurricane Michael made landfall in Florida, the Kentucky Association of Electric Cooperatives deployed 80 lineworkers,...

Officials provide second update on repairs to Kentucky Center for the Performing Arts building

The Finance and Administration Cabinet on Friday provided a second update on the progress of restoration work on the Kentucky Center for the Performing Arts (KCA) in Louisville. The center sustained damage from a June 13 fire which began from sparks from ongoing construction on the building. Contractors, engineers, architects and others have made progress with the main theaters, bringing electrical...