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Greenbo Lake State Park lodge to reopen by Memorial Day weekend

Jesse Stuart Lodge, which has been closed at Greenbo Lake State Resort Park since an October 2015 fire, should reopen by Memorial Day weekend. The lodge was set to reopen last year until structural problems with the roof were discovered. The lodge is named for Kentucky poet and novelist Jesse Stuart, who was born in Greenup County.

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Severe weather threat ahead

We have showers across much of the region today, but the focus of the forecast is on the potential for severe weather. This severe weather threat will increase later Tuesday into Wednesday.

Fayette County

Yard waste collection resumes on Feb. 27 for Lexington residents

Lexington’s Division of Waste Management will resume its normal yard waste collection schedule starting Monday, Feb. 27. Yard waste containers, bundles, and bags will receive weekly service, along with trash and recycling containers, on your regular collection day. Warmer weather over the past few weeks has found many residents working in their yards and producing an increased amount of yard waste materials.

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UK DanceBlue takes on 12th annual 24-hour standing challenge

DanceBlue, which raises money for the Golden Matrix Fund and the DanceBlue Kentucky Children's Hospital Pediatric Hematology/Oncology Clinic, had its 24-hour no-sitting and no-sleeping dance party from Feb. 25 at 8 p.m. to Feb. 26 at 8 p.m.
Caitlyn Stroh Special to The Herald-Leader
UK DanceBlue takes on 12th annual 24-hour standing challenge 2:01

UK DanceBlue takes on 12th annual 24-hour standing challenge

Crowd rallied to save health insurance 0:48

Crowd rallied to save health insurance

Central Bank robbery 0:34

Central Bank robbery

Fox Harbour Drive burglar 0:59

Fox Harbour Drive burglar

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