Report: Mine operator’s inspection negligent before accident

HARLAN (AP) — Federal regulators have concluded that a Harlan County coal mine operator’s negligence resulted in a miner’s death ear...

July 22nd, 2016 |  


Collins is dedicated to Harlan

Collins is dedicated to Harlan

Volunteer workers are a common sight in Harlan County, as people come in from near and far to help with projects, but it’s not so common for one...

July 22nd, 2016 |  


Boil-water advisories lifted

Boil-water advisories lifted

• Black Mountain Utility District has lifted the boil-water advisory for Turner Hill Road, Rosspoint and Nolansburg area.• Cawood Water Di...

July 22nd, 2016 |  


State News in Brief

State slams Jefferson County Schools, orders reviewLOUISVILLE (AP) — The state’s top education official has ordered a significant review a...

July 22nd, 2016 |  


Ky.’s jobless rate drops to 5 percent

FRANKFORT — Kentucky’s seasonally adjusted preliminary unemployment rate for June 2016 dropped to 5 percent from a revised 5.1 percent in ...

July 22nd, 2016 |  


Judge: Bevin’s order replacing UofL board ‘problematic’

FRANKFORT (AP) — A state judge said it is “problematic” for Kentucky’s Republican governor to entirely replace the University ...

July 22nd, 2016 |  


Board adjusts library position

The Harlan City School board handled some last minute business before the start of the school year during a meeting on Thursday, including small chang...

July 22nd, 2016 |  


Intimidation arrest

Intimidation arrest

A Harlan woman is facing a charge of intimidating a participant in the legal process after allegedly threatening another person in order to persuade t...

July 22nd, 2016 |  


Thursday’s coverage of the Republican National Convention

Thursday’s coverage of the Republican National Convention

Find out what deleegrations had to say at the Republican National Convention about the Second Amendment and fixing Veterans Affairs on our RNC page.Cl...

July 21st, 2016 updated: July 21st, 2016. |  


Delinquent tax bill deadline coming soon

The deadline to pay delinquent county tax bills for 2015 is looming, and there are consequences if those bills remain unpaid.Harlan County Clerk Donna...

July 21st, 2016 |