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    PPI Cuts Ribbon on Production Facility in Maysville

    November 13, 2019 Company unveils its first Kentucky operationRead More
  • Gov. Bevin Makes Appointments to Kentucky Boards and Commissions

    November 08, 2019 Announcements for 11 individual state boards/commissionsRead More
  • Kentucky Awarded Grant for Appalachian Opportunity Zone Initiative

    November 07, 2019 Program aims to spur investment in distressed countiesRead More
  • Hyster-Yale Expands Forklift Production Facility in Berea

    November 05, 2019 Company anticipates substantial annual capacity boostRead More
  • PG LifeLink Set to Expand Boone County Facility

    November 05, 2019 Company expects to create 15 full-time jobsRead More
  • Post Glover Resistors to Create 15 Jobs in Northern Kentucky

    November 05, 2019 Power resistor manufacturer to supply NYC subway systemRead More
  • Gov. Bevin Files U.S. Supreme Court Brief in Defense of Kentucky's Ultrasound Informed Consent Law

    November 04, 2019 Urges Court to deny Louisville abortion clinic's HB 2 appealRead More
  • Gov. Bevin, Congressman Rogers Join Dajcor Aluminum to Mark Start of Facility Renovations for Company’s First U.S. Manufacturing Plant

    November 02, 2019 Company also receives $6.5 million AML pilot grant for equipmentRead More
  • Groundbreaking Grant Will Transform Kentucky’s Healthcare Startup Ecosystem

    October 31, 2019 Will spark commercialization of commonwealth's best academic research innovationsRead More
  • Supreme Court Denies AG Beshear's Petition for Rehearing in Opioid Contract Case

    October 31, 2019 Unanimous ruling affirms Attorney General is not above the lawRead More
  • KCC Manufacturing Plans to Add 400 Jobs with New Louisville Facility

    October 31, 2019 HVAC products provider celebrating 40-plus years in the commonwealthRead More
  • Gov. Bevin Announces $37.9 Million in Grant Funding for 135 Kentucky Victim Advocacy Programs

    October 30, 2019 Record federal funding will support crisis intervention services across KentuckyRead More
  • Gov. Bevin Joins Six States in Letter Supporting Reduction in Opioid Production Quotas

    October 29, 2019 Letter cites over-prescribing as crucial factor in quota determinationRead More
  • Gov. Bevin Makes Appointments to Kentucky Boards and Commissions

    October 25, 2019 KIA, EPSB, and MLK State CommissionRead More
  • AgTech Scientific Celebrates Grand Opening of 271-job Industrial Hemp Operation in Paris

    October 25, 2019 2-million-square-foot high-tech greenhouse/ag processing center part of increased investmentRead More
  • Gov. Bevin Announces Enhanced Adoption Benefit Program to Encourage Adoption, Help Children Find Their Forever Homes

    October 25, 2019 Increased reimbursements, stipends for state workers who adoptRead More
  • Gov. Bevin Announces Agreement in Blackjewel Case, Miners Will Receive Backpay They Are Owed

    October 24, 2019 Kentucky Labor Cabinet has worked diligently with Trump AdministrationRead More
  • Gov. Bevin Announces Steps to End Costly Reformulated Gasoline in Louisville Area

    October 23, 2019 Calls on Mayor Fischer to expedite necessary Metro APCD actionsRead More
  • Gov. Bevin Reorganizes State Fire Commission with Support of Kentucky’s Leading Firefighting Associations

    October 22, 2019 Reps. Hart and Rothenburger expected to co-sponsor legislation to codifyRead More
  • Gov. Bevin Joins Federal, State and Local Officials to Break Ground on Gallatin County Airport

    October 22, 2019 New general aviation airport will serve Northern Kentucky's I-71 corridorRead More
  • Kentucky Targets Illinois Businesses in Billboard Campaign

    October 21, 2019 Commonwealth boasts favorable tax rates, less red tape for companiesRead More
  • Gov. Bevin Recognizes the Sacrifice of a Recently Identified Kentucky World War II Sailor

    October 18, 2019 Navy Seaman 2nd Class Hubert P. Hall, of Floyd CountyRead More
  • Gov. Bevin Makes Appointments to Kentucky Boards and Commissions

    October 18, 2019 Pharmacy and Therapeutics Advisory Committee and Hart-Supported Living CouncilRead More
  • Gov. Bevin, Commonwealth Celebrate Multi-State Coalition Win in Lawsuit Against Radical Obama-Era HHS Mandate

    October 18, 2019 Federal rule would have forced physicians to violate religious beliefsRead More
  • Gov. Bevin Announces State-Run Prison in Eastern Kentucky to Address Overcrowding

    October 18, 2019 Southeast State Correctional Complex will create up to 200 jobsRead More
  • Flags Lowered to Half-Staff Upon the Passing of Rep. Elijah E. Cummings

    October 17, 2019 Beginning immediately until sunset on Friday, Oct. 18Read More
  • Gov. Bevin Makes Appointments to Kentucky Boards and Commissions

    October 15, 2019 Announcements for 9 individual state boards/commissionsRead More
  • Gov. Bevin, Congressman Rogers Announce Over $6 Million in Grant Funding for New Knox County Workforce Training Center

    October 12, 2019 37,000-square-foot facility will begin enrolling students in 2020Read More
  • Gov. Bevin Makes Appointments to Kentucky Boards and Commissions

    October 07, 2019 SACEC, PCIAC, JNC, KPB, and KBLPCRead More
  • Flags to Be Lowered to Half-Staff on Sunday in Honor of the National Fallen Firefighters Memorial Service

    October 04, 2019 From sunrise to sunset on Sunday, Oct. 6Read More
  • Gov. Bevin Orders Flags to Half-Staff Tomorrow in Honor of Kentucky Serviceman

    October 04, 2019 World War II sailor Ulis C. Steely to be reinterredRead More
  • UPS to Create 1,000 Jobs in Louisville with $750 Million in Projects, Including New Maintenance Hangar

    October 03, 2019 Expansions will support aircraft fleet growth, Next Day Air delivery demandRead More
  • Conveyor Belt Producer Creating 30 Jobs in Franklin with its First North American Facility

    October 03, 2019 Northern Ireland-based Smiley Monroe plans $2 million investmentRead More
  • Hollaender to Locate First Kentucky Operation in Somerset

    October 02, 2019 Railing manufacturer plans to create 16 jobsRead More
  • Kentucky Made Products Featured During Manufacturing Month

    October 02, 2019 Key industries lead the way in the commonwealthRead More
  • Gov. Bevin Makes Appointments to Kentucky Boards and Commissions

    September 27, 2019 Announcements for 9 individual state boards/commissionsRead More
  • Gov. Bevin Makes Appointments to Kentucky Boards and Commissions

    September 23, 2019 Announcements for 10 individual state boards/commissionsRead More
  • Gov. Bevin, State Highway Engineer Announce Accelerated Schedule for William Thomason Byway Extension

    September 21, 2019 Private and public contributions expedite right of way phaseRead More
  • Gov. Bevin Announces More Than $1 Million for Pine Mountain State Resort Park Upgrades

    September 20, 2019 'Restoring the Finest' initiative continues historic momentumRead More
  • Gov. Bevin Calls for Complete Disclosure of Travel Purpose for Expenditure of Taxpayer Funds

    September 19, 2019 Unprecedented move to further transparency in state governmentRead More
  • Kobelco Aluminum Plant Begins Full Operations

    September 18, 2019 Expansion already underway for recently established facilityRead More
  • Gov. Bevin Joins 20-State Coalition in Support of Trump Administration Pro-Coal Energy Rule

    September 17, 2019 Affordable Clean Energy rule faces challenge by Democratic attorneys generalRead More
  • Gov. Bevin Announces Launch of 'Hope and Help' Initiative to Combat Substance Use Disorder

    September 16, 2019 Kentucky continues strong momentum in fight against opioid epidemicRead More
  • Gov. Bevin Joins Labor Cabinet to Recognize Marathon Petroleum’s Catlettsburg Refinery as a Voluntary Protection Program Site

    September 16, 2019 OSHA initiative recognizes businesses who promote safety and health performanceRead More
  • Statement from Gov. Bevin on Consequences of Purdue Pharma’s Bankruptcy for Kentuckians

    September 16, 2019 "...Jeopardizes the paltry remaining money that Kentuckians are due."Read More
  • Truman’s to Locate Headquarters in Louisville

    September 12, 2019 Startup aims to reduce waste within cleaning supplies industryRead More
  • Gov. Bevin Joins KSP to Announce Statewide Victims Assistance Program

    September 12, 2019 Trained advocates will provide victim support at every KSP postRead More
  • Statement from Gov. Bevin on Purdue Pharma’s Tentative Settlement of Opioid Cases

    September 11, 2019 "It's a tragic day for thousands of Kentucky families..."Read More
  • Flags to Be Lowered to Half-Staff in Observance of Patriot Day

    September 10, 2019 From sunrise to sunset on Wednesday, Sept. 11Read More
  • Gov. Bevin Sets Date for Special Election to Fill Kentucky's 18th House District Seat

    September 10, 2019 Vacancy resulting from the resignation of Rep. Tim MooreRead More
  • Gov. Bevin Recognizes the Sacrifice of a Recently Identified Kentucky World War II Soldier

    September 09, 2019 Army Pfc. Jacob W. Givens, of Mt. SterlingRead More
  • Gov. Bevin Joins 19-State Coalition in Filing Amicus Brief to Protect Unborn Children

    September 09, 2019 Brief supports North Carolina's 20-week abortion banRead More
  • Gov. Bevin, Congressman Rogers Celebrate More than $5 Million in Abandoned Mine Lands (AML) Pilot Grants for Knott, Perry and Breathitt Counties

    September 07, 2019 Funds for economic development and tourism enhancementRead More
  • Gov. Bevin, Congressman Rogers Announce Completion of Eastern Kentucky Rings of KentuckyWired Project

    September 06, 2019 Rings 1B and 2 bring high-speed broadband one step closerRead More
  • Gov. Bevin, Congressman Rogers Announce $34.4 Million in Abandoned Mine Lands Pilot Grants for Economic Development and Job Creation in Eastern Kentucky

    September 06, 2019 14 Eastern Kentucky counties impacted by investmentsRead More
  • Gov. Bevin Makes Appointments to Kentucky Boards and Commissions

    September 06, 2019 KBLOT, KCMA, KBWC, EKU, and KCSS-IIDODDRead More
  • Gov. Bevin, Congressman Rogers Announce $7.23 Million in Funding for Martin County

    September 05, 2019 Grants for critical water system improvements and industrial developmentRead More
  • United Systems and Software Breaks Ground on Marshall County Facility for 50-Job Expansion

    September 04, 2019 Software provider expects to invest $5.3M with new operations centerRead More
  • Intuit Partners with Sykes Enterprises for 300-Job Customer Service Center in Hazard

    September 04, 2019 Collaboration will repurpose, renovate Perry County facility by January 2020Read More
  • Meggitt to Add 83 Jobs, Substantially Increase Carbon Brake Manufacturing Capacity in Danville

    August 31, 2019 Aircraft brake manufacturer to invest $82.7M to support new contractsRead More
  • Gov. Matt Bevin Makes Appointments to Kentucky Boards and Commissions

    August 31, 2019 Announcements for 8 individual postsecondary education boards/commissionsRead More
  • Gov. Bevin Announces over $5 Million in Grant Funding for Local Communities

    August 31, 2019 Funds for community development, flood control, energy efficiency, and recreationRead More
  • Gov. Bevin Cuts Ribbon on 350-Job Fibrotex USA Facility in McCreary County

    August 29, 2019 Company will supply camouflage netting products used by US ArmyRead More
  • Statement from Gov. Bevin: Supreme Court Unanimously Rules that AG Beshear Broke the Law in Opioid Contract Case

    August 29, 2019 Supreme Court rules 7-0 today in favor of Bevin AdministrationRead More
  • Gov. Bevin Recognizes the Sacrifice of a Recently Identified Kentucky World War II Sailor

    August 27, 2019 Navy Machinist's Mate 1st Class Ulis C. Steely, of CorbinRead More
  • Fibonacci Cuts Ribbon on 25-Job HempWood Manufacturing Plant in Calloway County

    August 26, 2019 First-of-its-kind operation in the US to produce sustainable compressed-fiber woodRead More
  • Gov. Bevin Makes Appointments to Kentucky Boards and Commissions

    August 22, 2019 Announcements for 8 individual postsecondary education boards/commissionsRead More
  • Gov. Bevin Makes Appointments to Kentucky Boards and Commissions

    August 22, 2019 KBRPG, WTWG, KBLCDN, KBEMS, ADRDAC, and KAAHCRead More
  • Henkel and ALPLA Partner for $130 Million Investment in Bowling Green

    August 20, 2019 60-job project represents ALPLA’s second expansion in past 13 monthsRead More
  • Gov. Bevin Orders Flags to Half-Staff Today in Honor of Kentucky Serviceman

    August 19, 2019 World War II sailor Billy J. Johnson to be reinterredRead More
  • Gov. Bevin Appoints Christopher E. Dickerson as Magistrate for Elliott County

    August 16, 2019 Dickerson, of Green, is secretary/treasurer of JMAC LeasingRead More
  • Gov. Bevin Appoints Retired Brigadier General Steven Bullard, of Crestwood, as Executive Director of the Kentucky Commission on Military Affairs

    August 16, 2019 KCMA working to make Kentucky most military-friendly state in AmericaRead More
  • Gov. Bevin Announces Nearly $3.5 Million in Community Development Block Grants

    August 16, 2019 Grants will fund housing rehabilitation projects across five countiesRead More
  • Anixter to Add 100-plus Jobs at Lexington Sales Office

    August 15, 2019 Global distributor of tech, utility power, network and security productsRead More
  • Gov. Bevin Makes Appointments to Kentucky Boards and Commissions

    August 14, 2019 Announcements for 8 individual state boards/commissionsRead More
  • Gov. Bevin, UofL and KentuckyOne Health Strike Deal for University’s Acquisition of Jewish Hospital System

    August 14, 2019 Deal in place to secure nearly 5,000 Kentucky jobsRead More
  • Gov. Bevin Makes Appointments to Kentucky Boards and Commissions

    August 13, 2019 Hazard CTC, KWIB, and KBL-MFTRead More
  • Gov. Bevin Sets Date for Special Election to Fill Kentucky's 63rd House District Seat

    August 13, 2019 Vacancy resulting from the resignation of Rep. Diane St. OngeRead More
  • Phoenix Paper Plans $200 Million Recycling Facility at Ballard County Mill

    August 09, 2019 Expansion comes one year after purchasing pulp and paper facilityRead More
  • Gov. Bevin Ceremonially Signs Four Recently Enacted Pro-Life Bills in Owensboro

    August 08, 2019 CPC honors Gov. Bevin with 'Friend of Life' AwardRead More
  • Vice President Pence, HHS Secretary Azar Join Gov. Bevin in Southeast Kentucky to Announce Major Opioid Grant and Visit with Military Personnel Conducting Health Clinics

    August 08, 2019 Announce $9M+ to continue Commonwealth's progress against opioid epidemicRead More
  • TAZ Trucking to Add up to 57 Jobs with $7.3 Million Investment in Warren County

    August 08, 2019 Announcement comes six weeks after ribbon cutting on new facilityRead More
  • General Counsel Stephen Pitt Announces Restructuring of the Office of General Counsel

    August 07, 2019 Office has assumed unprecedented role in defending Kentucky's lawsRead More
  • Governor and First Lady Host 'One Mind: Uniting the States for Our Children' Conference

    August 05, 2019 Groundbreaking multi-state summit on human trafficking and foster care issuesRead More
  • Gov. Bevin Announces Allocation of More than $15M in Excess Coal Severance Revenue to Local Communities

    August 05, 2019 Additional LGEA Funds will directly benefit 49 counties, 122 citiesRead More
  • Dippin’ Dots to Add 28 Jobs in Paducah

    August 05, 2019 Ice cream producer expects expansion operational in 2020Read More
  • Flags Lowered to Half-Staff to Honor Victims of the Tragedies in El Paso, Texas and Dayton, Ohio

    August 04, 2019 Beginning immediately until sunset on Thursday, Aug. 8Read More
  • Gov. Bevin Files Legal Brief Defending Pro-Life Anti-Eugenics Law and Heartbeat Law

    August 03, 2019 Continues fight for the unborn by defending HB5 and SB9Read More
  • Gov. Bevin Makes Appointments to Kentucky Boards and Commissions

    July 29, 2019 SACVR, ACMA, KBADC, LJCAB, KERC, Maysville CTC, and Hopkinsville CCRead More
  • Wolf Steel to Add 30 Jobs in Grant County

    July 26, 2019 Company to expand again with $5.9 million investmentRead More
  • Resonate Foods to Grow Lyon County Hemp Operation with 16 Jobs, $2.7 Million Investment

    July 26, 2019 Planned expansion follows successful 2018 harvestRead More
  • Court of Appeals Rules in Favor of Bevin Administration, Independent Cities in Louisville Metro Solid Waste Case

    July 26, 2019 Ruling affirms decision-making powers of local governmentRead More
  • Sixteen States File Amicus Brief Supporting Gov. Bevin's Appeal in Major Pro-Life Case

    July 26, 2019 Kentucky fighting to defend live dismemberment abortion banRead More
  • Gov. Bevin Makes Appointments to Kentucky Boards and Commissions

    July 25, 2019 KCSS, CPP, ADB, Ashland CTC, and Board of NursingRead More
  • PatienTech to Create up to 100 Jobs in Maysville with New Manufacturing Operation

    July 25, 2019 Mason County facility will produce smart beds and componentsRead More
  • Massive Growth Planned at El Toro Prompts Move to NuLu from Downtown Louisville

    July 25, 2019 Ad-tech firm adding 400 jobs with new Market St. headquartersRead More
  • MegaFit Meals to Create 50 Jobs with New Facility in Benton

    July 25, 2019 Kentucky-based meal prep company investing nearly $3M in Marshall CountyRead More
  • State Budget Office Releases Final Details on FY19 Budget Surplus

    July 25, 2019 $130 M allocated to retired teachers health plan, pension systemRead More
  • Faneuil to Create 450 Jobs with Customer Service Call Center in Lexington

    July 25, 2019 Company plans $12.2 million investmentRead More
  • Atlas Air to Add Nearly 600 Jobs with Move to Erlanger

    July 25, 2019 Aviation company relocating to further service major CVG logistics providersRead More
  • Gov. Bevin Appoints Larry Kevin Fulkerson as First District Magistrate of Grayson County

    July 24, 2019 Fulkerson, of Leitchfield, replaces the late Robby HigdonRead More
  • Gov. Bevin Releases Statement upon Signing HB 1 into Law

    July 24, 2019 HB 1 delivers pension relief for quasi agencies, regional universitiesRead More
  • Flags Lowered to Half-Staff to Honor U.S. Supreme Court Justice John Paul Stevens

    July 22, 2019 From sunrise until sunset on Tuesday, July 23Read More
  • Gov. Bevin Orders Flags to Half-Staff Friday in Honor of Two Kentucky Servicemen

    July 18, 2019 World War II and Korean War veterans will be reinterredRead More
  • Gov. Bevin Recognizes the Sacrifice of a Recently Identified Kentucky World War II Sailor

    July 17, 2019 Navy Fireman 1st Class Billy J. Johnson, of CaneyRead More
  • CBD Oil Extraction and Distillation Operation to Locate in Danville

    July 16, 2019 International Farmaceutical Extracts plans to create up to 34 jobsRead More
  • Gov. Bevin Announces Start Date of Special Session to Pass Quasi-Agency and University Pension Relief Bill

    July 15, 2019 Friday, July 19 at 8:00 a.m. EDTRead More
  • Gov. Bevin, Lawmakers Propose Legislation Prohibiting ‘Sanctuary Cities’ in Kentucky

    July 12, 2019 Legislation supports law enforcement, ensures vital federal-state-local cooperationRead More
  • Investment Announced in Kentucky Tops $20 Billion During Bevin Administration

    July 12, 2019 Nearly 54,000 new manufacturing, service and tech jobs announcedRead More
  • Gov. Bevin Continues Legal Fight to Defend Live Dismemberment Abortion Ban

    July 12, 2019 HB 454 passed overwhelmingly by Kentucky General AssemblyRead More
  • Gov. Bevin Announces Strong Fiscal Growth, State Budget Surplus in FY19

    July 11, 2019 Excess General Funds allocated to Retired Teachers Health Plan, PensionRead More
  • Labor Cabinet to Investigate Reported Lost Wages for Kentucky Miners Employed by Blackjewel LLC

    July 08, 2019 Division of Wages and Hours onsite in Harlan, Letcher countiesRead More
  • Gov. Bevin Makes Appointments to Kentucky Boards and Commissions

    July 07, 2019 Henderson Community College and Big Sandy CTCRead More
  • Gov. Bevin Makes Appointments to Kentucky Boards and Commissions

    July 03, 2019 Announcements for 11 individual state boards/commissionsRead More
  • Federal Court Affirms Major Pro-Life Victory for Gov. Bevin, Commonwealth

    June 28, 2019 Denies abortion clinic's petition for rehearing of ultrasound caseRead More
  • Gov. Bevin, Congressman Rogers Announce Completion of First Phase of KentuckyWired Project

    June 28, 2019 Ring 1A completion moves rural broadband connectivity closer to completionRead More
  • Gov. Bevin Makes Appointments to Kentucky Boards and Commissions

    June 27, 2019 Board of Nursing, KWIB, and KIARead More
  • Central Motor Wheel of America to Add 145 Full-Time Jobs, Nearly Double its Paris Facility Size

    June 27, 2019 Automotive supplier boosts Bourbon County project to $112 millionRead More
  • Gov. Bevin Announces First Salary Scale Adjustment in Over a Decade for State Employees

    June 26, 2019 Department of Corrections first agency to utilize new scheduleRead More
  • Gov. Bevin Joins Takigawa at Opening of First US Operation

    June 26, 2019 Packaging manufacturer creating 180 jobs at Bardstown facilityRead More