Aggregated Kentucky News Articles
- Toyota announces $591M expansion and EV introduction in Kentucky
Tax breaks were approved ahead of the company's announcement of an expanded plant.
David A. Mann. American City Business Journals. Wed, 31 May 2023 18:31:18 +0000.
- Brown-Forman to invest $200M in Casa Herradura expansion
The Louisville-based company said it is expanding the distillery to meet growing demand.
Haley Cawthon. American City Business Journals. Wed, 31 May 2023 15:20:15 +0000.
- Racehorse deaths: Canterbury Park strives to keep horses safe, running amid growing national concerns
Increased attention to deaths around the nation, including several during Kentucky Derby week at Churchill Downs, has brought the issue of horse safety and health to the forefront. These stories examine the issues.
Star Tribune Staff. Star Tribune - Minneapolis, Minnesota. Wed, 31 May 2023 13:29:37 +0000.
- American Water's (AWK) Kentucky Arm to Invest in Upgrades
American Water's (AWK) unit Kentucky American Water to upgrade its two water storage tanks. Over the last few years, AWK's Kentucky unit invested more than $100 million in infrastructure upgrades.
Zacks Equity Research. Zacks. Wed, 31 May 2023 11:26:00 GMT.
- Kentucky Horse Racing Commission asks CHRB for help on recent spike of horse deaths
The Kentucky Horse Racing Commission has reached out to the California Horse Racing Board for help in the spike of recent horse deaths at Churchill Downs.
John Cherwa. Los Angeles Times. Tue, 30 May 2023 23:33:49 GMT.
- Churchill Downs: HISA launches probe into 12 horse deaths at home of Kentucky Derby
Seven horses died from training or racing injuries at Churchill Downs leading up to the 149th Kentucky Derby on May 6, including two on the undercard.
Daily Mail. Tue, 30 May 2023 20:11:54 GMT.
- Police: Fugitive's body found in Ohio River, days after recapture of fellow Ohio escapee
Police in Kentucky say they've pulled the body of a convicted murderer from the Ohio River, days after he escaped last week from an Ohio prison with another inmate, who has since been taken into custody.
KETV - Omaha, Nebraska. Mon, 29 May 2023 07:06:00 GMT.
- 2 more horses die at Churchill Downs, marking 12 deaths this month
The Kentucky Derby horses were euthanized after suffering serious injuries in races on Friday and Saturday.
CBS News. Sun, 28 May 2023 13:54:23 -0400.
- 2 horses have died at Churchill Downs, home of the Kentucky Derby, during Memorial Day weekend
There have been 12 horses who have died at Churchill Downs since the stable area reopened for training on March 30.
KETV - Omaha, Nebraska. Sun, 28 May 2023 03:55:00 GMT.
- Kentucky man wins $1 million lottery scratch card while getting fuel
Michael Schlemmer had just $40 in his pocket when he "coasted" into a gas station and bought a scratch-off card while filling his tank.
CBS News. Fri, 26 May 2023 10:20:00 -0400.
- University Of Kentucky Receives Record $100 Million Gift
The University of Kentucky has received the largest gift in its history - $100 million from the late Bill Gatton, for its College of Agriculture, Food and Environment.
By Michael T. Nietzel, Senior Contributor. Forbes. Fri, 26 May 2023 06:03:40 -0400.
- Fusaichi Pegasus, 2000 Derby winner, dies at 26
Fusaichi Pegasus, the 2000 Kentucky Derby winner, was euthanized Tuesday at Ashford Stud in Versailles, Kentucky at age 26.
ESPN. Wed, 24 May 2023 23:05:25 EST.
Kentucky Population Trends and Information Resources
The U. S. Census Bureau estimates the population of Kentucky as follows:
|Date||Estimated Population||Yearly % Change|
|July 1, 2016||4,436,974||0.28|
|July 1, 2015||4,424,611||0.26|
|July 1, 2014||4,413,057||0.29|
|July 1, 2013||4,400,477||0.36|
|July 1, 2012||4,384,799||0.35|
|July 1, 2011||4,369,354||0.48|
|July 1, 2010||4,348,662|| |
According to the 2010 census, the population of Kentucky was 4,339,367.
In 2008, the estimated population of Kentucky was 4,269,245, whereas
in 2006, the population of Kentucky was about 4,199,440.
For detailed, up-to-date information about Kentucky's demographics,
visit the U.S. Census Bureau's
QuickFacts about Kentucky
web page. For maps of Kentucky,
visit this Kentucky Map
The photograph above shows the state capitol building
in Frankfort, Kentucky.
Kentucky newspaper publishers
are listed here, along with their
addresses, phone numbers, and website links;
names, descriptions, and
website links are listed on this page.
More information about Kentucky
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