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News briefs from around Kentucky at 1:58 a.m. EDT
TV reports 40-year-old Felecia Burton of Lexington was struck by a van around 4:30 a.m. on Sunday in Okolona.
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WBKO-TV Bowling Green
Woman Charged with Murder in Domestic Dispute
Authorities say a man who was shot during a domestic dispute at a Louisville home has died and his girlfriend has been charged with killing him.
Sun Mar 09, 2014
Grayson News Gazette
Right-to-work laws good for unions, too
Labor-union workers wearing ugly green t-shirts verbally accosted me at the end of last week's news conference in the Capitol Annex promoting a right-to-work policy for Kentucky - something employees in 24 other states enjoy.
Sat Mar 08, 2014
City identifies 'Lots of Possibility' for vacant lots
Louisville-Jefferson County Metro Government has selected 12 finalists for the city's Lots Of Possibility competition, which seeks innovative citizen ideas for redeveloping and reusing vacant lots.
Pavement repairs scheduled for Interstate 65 in Bullitt County
By Andrea S. Clifford, Public Information Officer Louisville, KY - The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet recently awarded a contract for roadway improvements to Interstate 65 in Bullitt County.
Constable candidate has two DUI convictions
Y'S MARK VANDERHOFF SPEAKS WITH THE CANDIDATE, WHO DEFENDS HIS PAST. DAVID WHITLOCK MADE HEADLINES AS A CONSTABLE WHEN HE SHOT A SHOPLIFTER IN A WALMART PARKING LOT.
Fri Mar 07, 2014
Man killed in south Louisville crash identified
According to Jefferson County Deputy Coroner RD Jones, Ricky Duncan, 54, was driving a Ford escort at Outer Loop and Third Street around 7:30 a.m. Friday when he lost control of the vehicle and hit the back of a Jeep Patriot that was sitting at a red light.
How The Courier-Journal analyzed toxic chemical dangers
Courier-Journal environmental reporter James Bruggers obtained copies of risk-management plans pertaining to toxic chemical releases for Jefferson County companies from the Louisville Metro Air Pollution Control District.
Student who caused Seneca lockdown arrested
LOUISVILLE, KY Jefferson County sheriff's deputies arrested the student whose comment caused a high school to be placed on lockdown.
Crews respond to chemical leak at Zeon Chemicals
LOUISVILLE, Ky. MetroSafe said there is a chemical leak at Zeon Chemicals, in the 4100 block of Bells Lane, in Louisville.
Sunrise to Go: Friday, March 7
WAVE 3 News Storm Tracking Team Meteorologist Christie Dutton promises a sunny and warm start to the weekend, but rain and even some light snow for some could be on the way.
Thu Mar 06, 2014
Mayor challenges Louisville to Give a Day during week of service
LOUISVILLE, KY As volunteers built beds Louisville Mayor Greg Fischer challenged everyone in the community to give back on Wednesday.
Audit of JCPS spending to be released by end of school year
There is new information about a probe into Jefferson County Public Schools and how they're spending your money.
GE tax incentives sail through House panel
Legislation that would extend about $15 million a year in state tax incentives to General Electric's Appliance Park was approved without dissent Thursday by the House budget committee.
Wed Mar 05, 2014
Police: Woman stole and wrote checks on grandmother's account
LOUISVILLE, KY A woman has been charged with burglary after Louisville Metro Police say she stole and made out personal checks belonging to her grandmother.
Cities near Louisville try to grab Google's attention for fiber service
I've written quite a bit in the past few weeks about Louisville's efforts to attract super-fast fiber Internet service such as that provided by Google Inc. The Cincinnati Business Courier reported Tuesday that the Cincinnati City Council passed a motion to "take all necessary steps to pursue entry into the current national competition to bring ... (more)
WHO-AM Des Moines
Rand Paul's Extreme GOP Makeover
When Rand Paul spoke to a packed ballroom of conservative activists at CPAC last year, he tagged the Obama administration as "completely out of control."
Sunrise to Go: Wednesday, March 5
Click here for the complete list. 3. Tornado drill -- Today at 10:07 a.m., viewers will see an emergency test message on their television screens and hear emergency alert tones and sirens.
Tue Mar 04, 2014
'Kentucky is at a crossroads' - Heiner enters 2015 governor's race
After contemplating a gubernatorial run for seven months, Louisville real estate developer Hal Heiner made it official on Tuesday with announcements in Lexington, Hazard and Louisville.
Ford Next Generation Learning
The next generation of learning in Jefferson County Public Schools will focus on making learning relevant for students, and closing the skills gap between what students are learning and what employers need them to learn.