The Newport city commission approved an order authorizing the issuance of $18,000,000 in taxable industrial revenue building bonds (IRB) for a development on E. 11th Street. According to the Commonwealth...

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Covington Schools teachers, employees to receive 5 percent raises for teachers, other employees

Raises are coming for Covington Independent Public Schools employees for the upcoming 2022-2023 school year. The Covington Independent School Board approved a 5 percent raise...

Second Honor Flight of 2022 returns to CVG days before Memorial Day

The second Honor Flight of 2022 took off from CVG early in the morning on May 24. Veterans and guardians were treated to a...

Campbell County Detention Center deputy jailer charged with raping two inmates

Written by WCPO's Felicia Jordan, Christian LeDuc , Courtney Francisco NEWPORT, Ky. — A Campbell County Detention Center deputy jailer is facing two charges of...

Woodlawn: Where residents bloom where they’re planted

City name: Woodlawn City size: 37 acres (.05 square miles)  Population: 229 Median income: $63,225 Median home value: $143,205  Mayor: Ronald Barth Incorporated: 1922 It takes exactly four minutes to drive...

Bromley: Post controversy, this quiet river town is reinvesting in itself

City name: Bromley  City size: 324 acres  Population: 925  Median income: $45,376 Median home value: $97,838 Mayor: Mike Denham Incorporated: 1890 If you’ve never been to Bromley, the first thing you...

Silver Grove: A community that knows how to rebuild 

City: Silver Grove City size: 1.64 square miles Population: 1,186 Median Income: $59,420 Median Home Value: $108,310 Mayor: Neal Bedel Incorporated: 1950 Everyone loves a good comeback story. Silver Grove, a city...

Melbourne: ‘A little country town’ where everybody knows everybody 

City: Melbourne City Size: .83 square miles Population: 458 Median Income:  $51,480 Median Home Value: $133,264 Mayor: Ronnie Walton Incorporated: 1912 Melbourne is an unassuming small town situated along the known...

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NKY Public Arts hosting Guided Arts Tours throughout summer

The NKY Public Arts Network will be hosting tours along the streets of Covington and Newport this summer, giving Northern Kentuckians the opportunity to...

How many chickens do you weigh? Interactive exhibit explores ‘language of measurement’

The new interactive exhibit seeks to explain how we measure our world and why. The exhibit also explores nonstandard units of measurement, like counting Mississippis or measuring with our feet rather than a 12-inch ruler.

Memorial Day events in NKY: When and where you can find them

Monday, May 30 is Memorial Day, and many of Northern Kentucky’s cities are planning events to honor the U.S. military personnel who have died...

To bring BLINK light show back to NKY, cities asked to contribute $1 per resident to fundraising effort

The mayors of the two largest cities in Kenton County, Covington and Independence, have signaled their willingness to contribute toward the fundraising effort of...

Ohio River Way launches with 250-mile canoe trip

A team of 20 canoers will paddle 250 miles on the Ohio River from Portsmouth, Ohio to Louisville from May 31 through June 9...

Woman wins $150,000 on Powerball ticket sold in Florence

A Gallatin Co. woman won $150,000 in a recent Powerball drawing. The woman, who asked to remain anonymous, was running errands on May 13 in...

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