OWENSBORO, Ky. (AP) - Big Rivers Corp. says it expects to trim its workforce by 165 positions when it idles two generating plants. The western Kentucky utility sent layoff notices to employees on Thursday.
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) - Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell has appeared before Kentucky's most influential farm group to explain his vote against the Senate's version of a new farm bill. The five-term Republican told the Kentucky Farm Bureau's annual meeting Saturday that the legislation to shape farm policy had basically become a food stamp bill.
LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) - A health care call center is expanding its hours to sign up Kentuckians for health insurance through the Affordable Care Act. The call center for Kentucky's program, called Kynect, has added Sunday hours to operate from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
GEORGETOWN, Ky. (AP) - A central Kentucky landlord has been arrested for allegedly renting a house without telling the new occupants that methamphetamine had been made there. Kentucky State Police arrested 52-year-old William Dillon of Georgetown this week.
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