A former Northern Kentucky mayor was killed in a Monday night crash, struck and killed by a wrong-way driver. Donald Jobe, 39, was killed Monday in a three-vehicle crash in Covington. Jobe was the former mayor of Bromley. Sign up for our Newsletters The crash happened around 8:40 p.m. on Kentucky 17 in front of Pioneer Park.
Kidnap attempt in New York City Surveillance footage shows a five-year-old boy skipping ahead of his mom when a man runs towards them and puts him in the back of a vehicle. The boy’s siblings fought back, giving their mom just enough time to pry him out.
Business and political leaders are expressing cautious optimism tonight about a new Brent Spence Bridge. We're told there is more recognition than ever about the damaging effects of gridlock and the pivotal moment that's upon us. Sign up for our Newsletters President Biden will be in Cincinnati next Wednesday for a town hall on infrastructure.
KENTON COUNTY, Ky. (WXIX) - A Northern Kentucky woman says she woke up in the middle of the night to feed her baby and found herself knee-deep in water. It happened early Wednesday in a Lakeside Park apartment leased by a woman named Heather, who did not wish to reveal her surname.
The impact of the coronavirus is hitting many right in the wallet. You may have noticed some increases at the grocery store. Now, that's also trickling down to the restaurants you love. Sign up for our Newsletters "One thing we hear a lot of times is we sell good food and good portions at a fair price.
Four family members were killed, including three children, driving home to Northern Kentucky Monday morning. Police say a family of five, from Newport, Kentucky, was vacationing in the Virginia Beach area when tragedy struck. Sign up for our Newsletters Victor Meyers, 9, Mary Snow, 11, Joseph Snow, 13, and Anthony Snow, 53, were killed in a single-car crash on Intestate 64 in New Kent County, just east of Richmond, Virginia.
A second Trader Joe's is coming to Greater Cincinnati this month. The store is known for groceries outside the big brand labels. Sign up for our Newsletters On July 16, Trader Joe's will open its doors at Crestview Hills. The grocery store takes over the former Joseph-Beth Books space.
COVINGTON, Ky. (WKRC) - Northern Kentucky Harvest is preparing to hold its annual "Backpacks and Breakfast" event. It happens every year just before school starts in Covington. The organization serves Northern Kentucky families with children in kindergarten through 12th grade. Kids get a backpack filled with grade-specific supplies at the event.
Two teenagers were injured in a moped crash in Dayton, Kentucky, on Saturday. According to the Dayton Police Department, a 14-year-old and a 16-year-old were on a moped at around 10:30 p.m. when they exited west onto Sixth Avenue. The teenagers did not stop, slow down or yield before making the left turn, police said.
The Grant County Sheriff's Office is searching for a suspect after a shooting at a gas station Monday. It happened around 4:15 a.m. when deputies were called to the Sunoco Gas Station in Crittenden for a report of shots fired. Sign up for our Newsletters When deputies arrived, they spoke with witnesses and received video at the store where they saw the suspect, Lanny Slaughter, shoot an unknown man.
A 32-year-old tow truck driver from Northern Kentucky will be laid to rest Sunday after he was killed on the job. Glenn Ewing was helping a driver Sunday night on Rapid Run Pike in West Price Hill. He was loading the customer's disabled vehicle onto his truck bed when he was hit by a passing car.
A second Trader Joe's is coming to Greater Cincinnati this month. The store is known for groceries outside the big brand labels. Sign up for our Newsletters On Friday, July 16, Trader Joe's will open its doors at Crestview Hills. The grocery store takes over the former Joseph-Beth Books space.
"Blippi the Musical" is coming to Kentucky this September. The educational children’s character is set to bring his act from the small screen to the stage on Sept. 2. The musical is described as an "interactive, family-friendly" experience for all ages to enjoy.
CINCINNATI (WKRC) - One year ago Sunday, baby Tobias Edison Doherty was born on the side of Interstate 471. It’s a story the family will tell for years to come. “We talk about it and we joke and we retell the story and it's like, oh my god, that really happened, like, it's so insane,” said mom Brittany Doherty.
Biscuits are coming to the Bluegrass. Boomtown Biscuits & Whiskey is expanding and opening a second location in Union, Kentucky. Kentucky is the home state of Boomtown Biscuits' chef and owner, Christian Gill, who's been eyeing opening a location in Northern Kentucky for a while now.
FT. MITCHELL, Ky. (WKRC) - A Northern Kentucky city fought Asian American hate by putting a family front and center at the Independence Day parade. Mike Wong is a familiar face in Ft. Mitchell. “I was sitting in the car waving and saying hello to people.
DAYTON, Ky. (WKRC) - A Northern Kentucky town had a unique way to celebrate the holiday weekend. Dayton hosted a 'Pirates Independence Day' at Monument Park on Saturday. The family-friendly event included a carnival with plenty of pirates and magicians, face-painting, games and more.
Two Northern Kentucky children are showing their strength to compete on a national stage. Eleven-year-old Dominic Fruchtenicht and 10-year-old Kyla Monhollen have been weightlifting since February 2019. Sign up for our Newsletters Both student-athletes started lifting in an after-school program put on by Covington Partners at Latonia Elementary School.
FRANKFORT, Ky. (WXIX) - Gov. Andy Beshear announces the first “Shot at a Million” winner Friday. Patricia Short of Lexington was the $1 million winner of Kentucky’s vaccine incentive. Northern Kentucky was 0/6 on the first #ShotAtAMillion vaccine drawing.