Local News

The Kentucky General Assembly gets back to work, investigation results are released in the fatal 2011 explosion in Rubbertown and Louisville native Jennifer Lawrence talks Oscars today on Byline.

Kentucky Public Radio’s Kenny Colston will discuss the week in Frankfort as the legislative session resumes and Gov. Steve Beshear makes his State of the Commonwealth address.

WFPL’s Gabe Bullard discusses the release of an investigation into the March 2011 explosion at Carbide Industries that left two workers dead. He’ll discuss recommendations stemming from the incident and the community’s reaction.

I talk to Jennifer Lawrence, the Louisville native who was recently nominated for an Academy Award for the second time.

The Big Four Bridge opening, developments in Metro Councilwoman Barbara Shanklin’s ethics case, an campaign ad against possible U.S. Senate candidate Ashley Judd and more.

Join us at 1 p.m. today at 89.3 or stream at WFPL.org.