Tom Latek, Author at The Interior Journal

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Beshear relaxes restrictions on medical cannabis

TOM LATEK Kentucky Today Gov. Andy Beshear signed an executive order on Tuesday allowing Kentuckians with certain severe medical conditions and who meet certain requirements ... Read more

by Tom Latek, Friday, November 25, 2022 5:15 am

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Homestead exemption increase is good news for seniors

TOM LATEK Kentucky Today The Kentucky Department of Revenue has set the maximum homestead exemption at $46,350 for the 2023 and 2024 tax periods, an ... Read more

by Tom Latek, Wednesday, November 23, 2022 4:22 pm

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Adams credits early voting for smooth Election Day

TOM LATEK Kentucky Today Secretary of State Michael Adams says the general election has gone smoothly, with no major problems reported. “Usually when it’s this ... Read more

by Tom Latek, Wednesday, November 9, 2022 2:13 pm

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Covid report is a mixed bag for Kentucky

TOM LATEK Kentucky Today It was a mixed report in the weekly COVID-19 numbers released Monday by the Kentucky Department for Public Health, as deaths ... Read more

by Tom Latek, Wednesday, June 29, 2022 3:00 pm

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Beshear announces plan to expand statewide Internet access

TOM LATEK Kentucky Today Gov. Andy Beshear on Monday announced more than $89 million in grants to expand broadband Internet access to unserved areas of ... Read more

by Tom Latek, Monday, June 20, 2022 7:13 pm

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Kentucky jobless numbers setting record lows

TOM LATEK Kentucky Today Kentucky set a record-low unemployment rate in April, but it didn’t hold for long, as the May jobless figure was even ... Read more

by Tom Latek, Monday, June 20, 2022 7:11 pm

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Beshear issues emergency order to stop gas tax increase

Gov. Andy Beshear said during a Capitol press conference on June 3 that he has filed an emergency regulation which will prevent an increase in ... Read more

by Tom Latek, Wednesday, June 8, 2022 6:41 pm

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Lawmakers override vetoes, including education and transgender sports bills

FRANKFORT, Ky. (KT) – Gov. Andy Beshear vetoed some two dozen bills passed by the General Assembly during the last two days before their 10-day ... Read more

by Tom Latek, Thursday, April 14, 2022 7:58 am

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Monday deadline for filing state income tax

FRANKFORT, Ky. (KT) – The Kentucky Department of Revenue is reminding taxpayers the 2021 state individual income tax filing deadline is just a few days ... Read more

by Tom Latek, Wednesday, April 13, 2022 9:07 am

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COVID cases fall for 5th consecutive week; Mask mandate dropped Tuesday for state employees

FRANKFORT, Ky. (KT) – The number of new cases of COVID-19 in Kentucky is now in its fifth straight week of sharp declines, prompting Gov. ... Read more

by Tom Latek, Tuesday, March 1, 2022 12:12 am

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