FOCUS: Making the call for unemployment help Friday, Jan 15 2021 

State unemployment is offering phone appointments, which can be booked online.


Some Kentuckians still waiting for unemployment benefits as Beshear proposes update to system Saturday, Jan 9 2021 

Governor Andy Beshear wants to use $47.5 million dollars to update the Commonwealth's unemployment insurance network.


Louisville Metro sees increase in Smart911 registrations Monday, Dec 28 2020 

While around 22,000 are registered for Smart911 in Louisville, officials said there's a 'ways to go' with 300,000 households in Jefferson County.


Auditor: Kentucky’s Office of Unemployment is unable to accurately determine the number of claims still outstanding Tuesday, Dec 22 2020 

Kentucky's Office of Unemployment Insurance is unable to accurately determine the amount of claims still outstanding for the 2020 fiscal year, state auditor said.


FOCUS: More on the hunt during pandemic Monday, Dec 7 2020 

Many Kentuckians are getting back to the basics and the numbers show that more people in Kentucky are on the hunt for their own food.


Hungry for Help | Data shows food insecurity rising during the pandemic Saturday, Dec 5 2020 

While food pantries have played a vital role during the pandemic, experts estimate about one in five people are food insecure in Jefferson County due to COVID-19.


What happened to Julie Boyd? Friday, Dec 4 2020 

Julie Boyd was beaten to death on New Year’s Eve in 2004. The man who drove her to the hospital is now in prison for her murder. He claims he is innocent.


Kentucky abruptly ends extended unemployment benefits: What happened and what it means Thursday, Nov 26 2020 

As of Thanksgiving weekend, extended unemployment will end for thousands in the commonwealth, according to Kentucky Labor Cabinet.


‘I feel terrible for these victims’ COVID vaccine scams spiking Tuesday, Nov 24 2020 

Experts say scammers see the call for vaccine trial volunteers as an opportunity.


What happened to the second round of P-EBT cards promised to Kentucky families? | FOCUS Thursday, Nov 19 2020 

Kentucky families were told a second round of financial assistance would come in October. Halfway through November, some families are still waiting.


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