Kentucky experienced solid employment gains in October

Kentucky experienced solid employment gains across most major sectors in October 2019 said the UK’s Center for Business and Economic Research.

$4M grant will transform Kentucky’s healthcare startup ecosystem

A $4 million grant received by several Kentucky colleges and organizations demonstrates the power of partnership while paving the way to bring dozens of new med-tech and health-related companies to life across the state in the coming years.

Churchill Downs project includes hotel, gaming, new seats

Churchill Downs begins work next month on a $300 million project that includes a hotel, racing machines, new seating and a Millionaires Row renovation.

Louisville at center of an effort to transform senior care in America

There are other cities with dominant healthcare industries and venture capital, but Louisville is where you go to make real change in the senior-care space.

Material Handling Manufacturer Investing $20 Million in Kentucky Expansion

MHS, a leading supplier of material handling, automation, and software products, recently opened its newly expanded $20 million facility in Mt. Washington.

Kentucky campuses pilot employability certification for academic programs

Kentucky is the first state in the nation to pilot a certification process that ensures college graduates are ready for the workforce with essential employability skills.

Bridging Kentucky program completes 100th project

The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet has reached a major milestone, completing its 100th bridge restoration project through the transformational Bridging Kentucky Program.

I-Move Kentucky Project Finds Design-Build Team

Kentucky’s largest transportation initiative since the Ohio River Bridges Project has hired its design build team.  

There Are Now Two Barrels of Bourbon for Every Person in Kentucky

Demand for Kentucky made bourbon continues to grow, setting records every year. More than 2.1 million barrels of spirits were produced in the Bluegrass State in 2018. The last time Kentucky distillers filled that many barrels was 1967.

Kentucky Homeplace, WellCare partnership shows significant growth in health benefits

Eastern Kentucky residents were participants in a yearlong program that highlighted benefits of increased access to healthcare. Workshops promoted preventive care and chronic disease self-management.