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  Prosecutor: Family drug dealing business motive behind 2016 Elsmere double murder

  Covington to issue photo IDs to immigrants, others who need them

Coast Guard: Mate on-watch fell asleep at controls in Ludlow Bromley Yacht Club barge crash

’He sees you when you’re drinking,’ Police remind motorists to plan rides this holiday season

  Man arrested on two murder charges in connection with 2016 execution-style killings in Elsmere

  Case of Bellevue wreath thief takes a bizarre turn

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  Search for answers, healing continues one year after a Covington man’s murder

Deputies in hours-long standoff with Hebron man accused of kidnapping mother at gunpoint

Kenton Co. man arrested following police pursuit, crash

  Kenton County judge answers charges of misconduct involving sex, Snapchat and special favors

  Driver stabs passenger during cab ride in Boone County; attorney’s office won’t file charges

Escaped Cincinnati fugitive arrested in Covington, US Marshals say

  Entertainment district allowing alcohol on sidewalks opens in NKY

Visitors shopping or dining at the Bellevue Entertainment District can now openly carry alcoholic drinks while they walk outside along Fairfield Avenue.

Nearly 3K fake IDs seized by border officials in Louisville

The licenses were reportedly being sent to people in the New York area and were marked with various states of origin.

16-year-old girl reported missing from Independence, Kentucky found

Police say the girl left Simon Kenton High School today and did not return.

  Man indicted for 2017 murder of Lazuri Collins

A Kenton County Grand Jury indicted Jermaine Lamont Beamon, 27, in the murder of Lazuri Collins, 24.

Police: Man arrested for contacting 14-year-old on social media for sex

Former NKY football coach pleads guilty to sodomy charges

5th Boone Co. student arrested since Saturday for school threat

  Sheriff: Boone County students accused of threatening to shoot up school for Snapchat ‘joke’

Boone County Schools calls shooting threat, arrests ‘mental health issues’

  Arrest in armed robbery at NKY vape shop

  Mail delivery suspended after residents report mailbox unit vandalism in Boone County

Until the mailboxes are fixed, everyone affected must get their mail at the post office.

Simon Kenton Memorial Bridge closed for repairs

The repair to the cables is expected to close the bridge through winter.

Deputies search for suspect in Florence armed robbery

Deputies say an unidentified male suspect entered the Galaxy Vapors on Burlington Pike Sunday afternoon and approached an employee armed with a knife.

  Sheriff: NKY 13-year-old arrested after school shooting threat reported

Deputies say the threat was reportedly targeting students and teachers at Jones Middle School.

Dispatch: One airlifted to hospital after Burlington stabbing

One victim was stabbed in front of an Arby's in Burlington on Saturday night.

Restaurateur Jeff Ruby donates turkeys to Louisville firefighters

The Cincinnati-based restaurateur who also owns one of Louisville’s top steakhouses visited Louisville Fire headquarters to give 500 turkeys to first responders and their famililes.

  Boone County detectives solve 1978 rape case, suspect arrested in Georgia

'This is some of the most amazing police work I’ve ever seen!' said Kenton County Commonwealth’s Attorney Rob Sanders

Armed robbery at Speedway in Fort Wright

No injuries were immediately reported, dispatchers say

  Rose Lavelle on playing for a women’s soccer team in Cincinnati: ‘I would love to’

She spoke to a crowd of 600 at NKU Thursday about her struggles, her triumphs and even a few controversies.

  Boone County Petland store selling sick puppies to customers, animal rights group says

HSUS says Petland is selling sick puppies and not telling customers, exposing them to dangerous illnesses. Petland isn't buying it.

Two teens indicted for murder of Holmes High School grad

Ke’Ovion Markel Seay Tevis, 18, was found in the parking lot of a Covington apartment complex on Aug. 3 with a gunshot wound to the head.

  Series of SB I-71/75 crashes prompt pavement fix this weekend

A more extensive improvement project for the area, both northbound and southbound, is planned

Rose Lavelle to speak at NKU Thursday night

The breakout star for the 2019 U.S. Women’s National Team helped lead the team to their fourth FIFA Women’s World Cup- setting a new record

  NKY community rallying around 7-year-old with brain tumor

Two Tri-State businesses set up fundraisers for a child battling cancer.

Former NKY visitors bureau official pleads guilty on charges related to stolen funds

Bridget Johnson pleaded guilty in a Kenton County courtroom to theft of more than $1 million, unlawful access to a computer and abuse of public trust of more than $100,000.

  $1M bond set for Alexandria triple shooting suspect

Richard Fessler, 18, is charged with two counts of murder and one count of attempted murder in connection with the Friday shooting on North Cottonwood Court.

  Father of son killed, stepson charged in Alexandria shooting: ’I am lost for words’

Chris Kemplin is still in shock after police say his 14-year-old son was murdered by his step-son in Alexandria, Ky.

Thomas More honors veterans with a veterans space grand opening

Pursuing a college degree after leaving the military can be a daunting experience for some student veterans.

  Neighbors remember victims of Alexandria triple shooting

Neighbors tell FOX19 NOW things like that don’t usually happen in the Alexandria neighborhood.

Kentucky State Police search for missing Cynthiana teen

Yadira Perez, 15, was last seen near Cook Road around the border of Bourbon and Harrison counties Wednesday.

  Police release ID of 2 victims in NKY triple shooting; suspect in custody

Alexandria police revealed the names of two of the victims and revealed that they have one person in custody regarding the triple shooting that happened Friday.

  New ‘Shipwreck’ exhibit coming to Newport Aquarium

Newport Aquarium officials announced ‘Shipwreck: Realm of the Eels’ will be opening in Spring 2020.

  Disabled American Veterans helps veterans receive services; hosts 5K this weekend

The DAV helps veterans receive services. You can help them Saturday at the 5k.

  Former CovCath student indicted on rape, sexual assault charges to be tried as an adult

Kenton County Prosecutor Rob Sanders said each of the four counts pertains to a different victim.

4 displaced in NKY house fire

The cause is under investigation

Kentucky campuses pilot employability certification for academic programs

The certification also ensures that employers have helped shape the program design and evaluation.

  School boosts safety efforts after student hit, dragged by truck in Erlanger

A local girl who was hit by a truck while crossing the street is on the mend, and now Erlanger authorities are trying to prevent future accidents.

Sheriff: Boone County deputy injured during foot pursuit with burglary suspect

Deputies say Jacob Scudder, 18, fled from deputies on foot at Motel 6 in Richwood during an field interview regarding an overnight Union burglary.

Kentucky agency warns of gas pump skimmers after month of record issues

Across Kentucky, gas pump credit card skimmers are now being found in record numbers by the Department of Agriculture.

  Officials: Convicted rapist mistakenly released from Georgia prison captured in NKY

Tony Mayco Munoz-Mendez has been serving a life sentence for rape and aggravated child molestation.

City of Covington buying YMCA building, Gateway bookstore

Two landmark buildings on one of Covington's most visible corners are changing hands to enable a significant but as yet unannounced development that will create jobs and excitement in the urban core, Covington officials announced.

NKU offers tuition discount for CCU students displaced by closure

Northern Kentucky University announces a 50 percent tuition discount to current students attending Cincinnati Christian University (CCU), which recently revealed its closure

  Parents of NKY high school football players upset after banners taken down

Some parents want to know why school officials took down banners of senior football players at Grant County High School.

  NKY martial arts school raising money for girl with rare genetic disorder

Clara Weaver, 4, was born with an extremely rare genetic disorder called Progressive Myoclonic Epilepsy 6.

NKY student charged with threatening to ‘shoot up’ school

The student was charged with second degree terroristic threatening.

6-vehicle crash closes AA Hwy in Bracken Co

It's not clear when the highway will reopen

Mother still looking for daughter who ‘vanished without a trace’ in Louisville

Shanaira Selden, 25, was last seen on October 19 in the 800 block of Whitney Ave.

Duke Energy: 3,636 Northern Kentucky residents without power

The power is expected to be back on shortly after 11:30 p.m.

Maysville Police seeking public’s help to find missing man

The Maysville Police Department is asking for the public’s help to find a missing 27-year-old man.

NKU students win cybersecurity competition

Northern Kentucky University College of Informatics students have won the US Bank’s Strength in Security Capture the Flag (CTF) competition for the third straight year.

2 men accused of smashing BMW windshields turn themselves in, police say

Police say both admitted to shattering the windshields of the BMW’s and both have been charged with two counts each of criminal mischief.

  U.S.S. Nightmare offers haunting fun for Halloween

The haunted ship is open Wednesdays through Sundays until Nov. 2.

  Police looking for 2 people seen jumping on vehicles, causing damage to windshields

Covington police are looking for two people who were caught on camera causing damage to windshields after jumping on them.

  Florence woman offering reward for thieves’ identities after rash of car break-ins

"You work so hard for stuff, and to have someone come and take it, it’s just sad."

  Nonprofit giving more than 1,000 new pairs of shoes to Northern Kentucky students

Volunteers washed the students' feet, then fitted them for their brand new shoes.

  Newport Aquarium welcomes baby gators, announces ticket deal

The baby gators are just six inches long now, but will grow up fast.

  Mom working to increase safety after daughter hit by delivery truck on way to school

An Erlanger girl is recovering at home after her family says she was hit and then run over by a delivery truck Friday morning on her way to school.

Driver pinned by semi at Florence truck stop dies from injuries, police say

The driver that was pinned between his semi and a pickup truck at a Florence truck stop lot died from his injuries, police said.

Donation to make Park Hills safer for pedestrians and bicyclists

The freestanding vertical signs, donated to the city by the Devou Good Project, are designed to alert motorists they are approaching a crosswalk with enough time to reduce speed and yield.

‘Touch a Truck’ returns to Covington

Trucks and equipment will fill the Latonia Shopping Center's parking lot on Saturday, Oct. 26.

Driver charged with OVI after truck hits home, trapping girl, injuring another

A total of 14 people were in the home at the time, police say

  Mother wants something done about busy road after memorial cross knocked over

16-year-old Alysha Gardner was killed on Pooles Creek Road in 2005 and ever since a memorial cross has hung on a telephone pole in her honor.

Driver crashes into pole, knocking out power to thousands in NKY

The pole is a steel transmission one that took a little longer to replace than a wood pole, a Duke Energy spokesperson said.

NKU student wins regional entrepreneurship competition

Kelly is the first NKU student to win and now heads to the national competition in Silicon Valley.

  Girl asks for donations rather than gifts for her birthday

Hailey Pugh requested her party guests bring donations for the Boone County Animal Shelter instead of birthday gifts.

Daycare worker in Fort Wright charged with assault after hitting child

Witnesses say they saw two instances of a daycare worker hitting a child on the hands.

NKY roller rink closing after more than 60 years of business

RECA Roller Rink is expected to shut down early next year

  Family, friends gather at Devou Park to remember slain Covington teen

The family of Ke’Ovion Tevis, who was shot and killed in August, organized the event to call for a stop to gun violence in their community.