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  • Delaney, Blanchet bridge project delayed by state

     

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    A three-phase project on Blanchet and Delaney roads in southern Grant County has been delayed by the state to the dismay of residents, according to Judge-Executive Steve Wood.

  • Magisterial candidates share visions for county

     

  • I-75 pavement upgrades set to begin in Grant Co.

     

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    Revitalization work will continue on one of Kentucky’s most heavily traveled highways thanks to $10.9 million in funding from the Kentucky Transportation Cabinet (KYTC), awarded to address resurfacing, drainage and base work on I-75 in Grant County.

  • Kells, Maines face off in GC sheriff’s race

     

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    Republican Brian Maines and Democrat Rick Kells will vie to become the next Grant County sheriff seat.

    Maines is the current chief deputy for the sheriff’s office and has been with GCSO for 13 years.

  • Dills, Threlkeld outline plans in judge-exec race

    After winning their respective primary elections, retired Republican Grant County Sheriff Chuck Dills and Democrat attorney Brent Threlkeld face off in a Nov. 6 general election for county judge-executive. 

    While Dills points to his 30 years of public service experience as a strength in his election bid, Threlkeld said his career as a negotiator would be an asset for the county should he be elected. 

  • 109 Board approves contract with county employee

     

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    The Grant County Solid Waste Management District 109 Board voted in favor of entering into a contract with a county employee to rent equipment following public reservations made by Grant County Fiscal Court magistrates. 

  • Clerk’s office needs election poll workers

     

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    The Grant County Clerk’s office needs more poll workers ahead of the Nov. 6 election. 

  • Incumbent McLafferty faces Republican challenger Anderson for PVA

     

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    Angie McLafferty is seeking a fifth term as Property Valuation Administrator (PVA) in Grant County against Republican challenger Eli Anderson.

    McLafferty believes her experience is what makes her the best candidate for the job.

  • Police investigating gas station clerk’s death

     

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    Williamstown Police Department is investigating circumstances surrounding a Dry Ridge gas station employee’s Oct. 6 death. 

  • Halloween in the Park coming Oct. 27

     

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    The Grant County News is partnering with the City of Dry Ridge for Halloween in the Park. The 32nd annual event will be from 3:30 p.m. to 6 p.m. at Piddle Park in Dry Ridge on Saturday Oct. 27.