Group that oversees Lexington’s historic courthouse turns over records to Herald-Leader

BY BETH MUSGRAVE –  Details on how much money it costs to run the newly renovated courthouse building downtown remains a mystery. BY MARCUS DORSEY A group that oversees the publicly-owned former Fayette County courthouse has voluntarily released its financial records after the Lexington Herald-Leader sued the group in Fayette Circuit Court last month. Historic Courthouse LLLP,…

Beshear Touts Plan To Promote Agritech, Manufacturing

By THE ASSOCIATED PRESS – Democratic gubernatorial nominee Andy Beshear has released a plan aimed at producing more Kentucky jobs tied to farm technology and advanced manufacturing. The proposals released Wednesday are part of what Beshear calls his “kitchen table agenda.” Beshear’s plan includes starting “business accelerators” and expanding access to credit to recruit agritech and…

University of Louisville renews pursuit of Jewish Hospital, with state’s financial help

by Grace Schneider, Louisville Courier Journal Courier Journal reporter Morgan Watkins explains the failed U of L-KentuckyOne negotiations.Courier Journal, Louisville Courier Journal The University of Louisville is renewing its pursuit of Jewish Hospital and may use a $50 million loan from the state to make it happen. According to a draft document obtained by the…