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December 22, 2022
Attorney General Cameron Announces Over $114 Million Agreement with Pharmaceutical Manufacturers Teva, Allergan
This agreement brings Kentucky’s total of settlement dollars from companies responsible for fueling the opioid epidemic to over $645 million.
December 21, 2022
Attorney General Cameron Announces More Than $53 Million Agreement with Walmart
Attorney General Cameron today delivered on his promise to fight back against the opioid epidemic by announcing a more than $53 million agreement with Walmart for its role in furthering the opioid epidemic.
December 21, 2022
Eastern Kentucky community announces action plan for rebuilding
Knott County site includes homes, community centers, schools, infrastructure
December 21, 2022
Apply today for 2023 NACo Achievement Awards
Early bird registration ends March 3, 2023.
December 20, 2022
Counties r​eceive first payments from opioid settlement
Counties should receive a total of seven payments this month (Dec. 2022), including two from the Distributor’s settlement and five from the J&J settlement.
December 19, 2022
Community corrections grants for FY 2024
Applications must be electronically submitted via the Grants Management System (IGX) no later than Feb. 28, 2023, for consideration.
December 16, 2022
Counties to receive letter from KY OSH on workplace injuries
The KYSAFE consultative safety and health services is free for county use. That includes an onsite comprehensive survey performed by safety and health consultants and written reports that contain identification of any hazards found.
December 16, 2022
One year after a tornado destroyed historic courthouse, Graves County plans for new building
Judge anticipates design renderings to be unveiled in early 2023
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