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Business

Marksbury Farm: Its product is grass, its business is local meat

Marksbury Farm started in 2011 with the idea that local food is best when animals are raised in one place and on grassy pastures. Using the ideas of animal behaviorist Temple Grandin, Marksbury uses humane slaughter practices, breaks down its meat on site and supplies local-food restaurants in Lexington and Louisville.

National

Google now knows when you buy things — even off the internet

Most internet users are used to targeted Google ads following them around the internet. Those new speakers you were scoping from Best Buy? An ad for them now miraculously appears on your local newspaper’s site as you read the headlines, a subtle reminder you definitely need the ability to play Despacito with appropriate bass levels.

Business

Why janitors get noncompete agreements, too

When Krishna Regmi started work as a personal care aide for a Pittsburgh home health agency in 2015, he was given a stack of paperwork to sign. "They just told us, 'It's just a formality, sign here, here, here,'" he said.

Videos

John Soper on Woodford County's success

John Soper speaks about why Woodford County has had recent success in attracting new companies to Versailles and Midway.
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John Soper on Woodford County's success

Soccer Center closing doors 2:15

Soccer Center closing doors

Painting party for Chocolate Holler 0:16

Painting party for Chocolate Holler

LexGoEat gets a bite at Nothing Bundt Cakes 2:49

LexGoEat gets a bite at Nothing Bundt Cakes