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LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Kentucky Gov. Matt Bevin’s home and the 10 acres where it sits are now valued at $2.9 million, $1.3 million more than what a Bevin-owned company paid in March 2017. According to the Courier Journal , the suburban Louisville home’s new valuation follows questions about whether Bevin and his wife got a sweetheart… Read More
HUNTINGTON, W.Va. (AP) — Republican Don Blankenship doesn’t care if his party and his president don’t think he can beat Democratic Sen. Joe Manchin this fall. This former coal mining executive, an ex-convict released from prison less than a year ago, is willing to risk his personal fortune and the GOP’s golden opportunity in West… Read More
In communities where both housing and fresh food are needed, the fight over valuable vacant land is prompting policy reform — and tense collaboration — between developers and gardeners.
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohioans choose nominees for U.S. Senate, governor and other statewide offices in May, as well as deciding whether to approve changes to congressional map-making supported by both parties. A look at some of the key races: GOVERNOR Ohioans are witnessing one of the strangest, most raucous and most unpredictable governor’s races… Read More
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — About 1,800 Ohio residents have been arrested 10 or more times driving under the influence, state arrest data show. About two-thirds of Ohioans arrested for drunken driving are only charged once, according to an analysis by The Columbus Dispatch. Columbus defense lawyer Benjamin Luftman said about 90 percent of his drunken-driving… Read More