Governor Matt Bevin will make two stops in Campbell County on Wednesday.
The two large, empty commercial spaces at Newport Plaza II, where Kmart once operated, will soon be occupied by retail giants Burlington and Ross.
But that's not all.
The new Robert Reford film The Old Man & the Gun excited local fans last year as the Hollywood legend and the star-studded cast shot scenes in Covington and Newport.
This fall's Beyond the Curb tour was a celebration of five Northern Kentucky river cities and the new and new-again homes and businesses that define their urban renaissance.
The Newport Board of Education voted to accept a team from the Kentucky Department of Education to serve as a turnaround team and to conduct an audit of the district's efforts.
More than $26,000 was stolen from a driver for Brinks was robbed at an ATM at Newport on the Levee.
It happened Friday morning.
Carabello Coffee Company won the Goering Center Award in the family business division (16 to 75 employees) category.
Newport is among the top 25 cities in the U.S. with the most dramatic decreases in crime, according to a new report.
Newport Independent Schools is implementing a series of continuous improvement strategies this school year and laying the foundation to launch a magnet school in the future.
The mermaids return to Newport Aquarium next Friday, September 28.
The show runs through October 14.
"The Skywheel is not an urban myth."
For the past few years, the Catalytic Fund has hosted Beyond the Curb, a tour of the urban renaissance taking place in Northern Kentucky's River Cities.
Newport High School celebrated its homecoming on Friday night.