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Snow Closes Jefferson County Public Schools and Others on Friday

March 5, 2015

Update 11:40 a.m.: School Closings And now for the school closings. Jefferson County Public Schools will be closed Friday. Also closed: Jefferson County Catholic Schools Bullitt County Public Schools Oldham County Schools Update 11:21 a.m.: City’s Status Mayor Greg Fischer … Read Story

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Kentucky General Assembly OKs Ban on Out-of-State Brewers Owning Distributorships

March 4, 2015

A bill banning out-of-state brewers from owning distributors in Kentucky has won approval in the General Assembly and awaits final word from Gov. Steve Beshear, who has indicated his support. Read Story

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Who Is Supposed to Shovel Louisville’s TARC Stops? (It Might Be You.)

March 4, 2015

Louisville sidewalks spent a good deal of the past couple weeks covered in snow or ice—that includes many of the Transit Authority of River City's 4,800 bus stops throughout the metro area. Read Story

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Here’s How Much It’s Snowed In Louisville Back to 1950 (So Far)

March 4, 2015

As matters stood early Wednesday afternoon, here's how much snow Louisville has gotten all the way back to the winter of 1950-51. Read Story

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Here Are Some Average Costs For Common Medical Procedures in Kentucky

March 4, 2015

A national health care non-profit recently launched an online price transparency tool that may help people determine the cost of their next medical procedure. Read Story

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Snowstorm Leads Jefferson County Public Schools, Others to Close on Thursday

March 4, 2015

Jefferson County Public Schools are closed Wednesday because of winter weather moving into the Louisville area. Read Story

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Kentucky Senate Passes Bill To Monitor ‘No-Jail Jailers’

March 3, 2015

The Kentucky state Senate on Tuesday passed a bill that attempts to build accountability in counties that have jailers but no jails. Read Story

Senate OKs $132.5 Million Bond For University of Kentucky Cancer Research

March 3, 2015

The state Senate on Tuesday passed a bill authorizing $132.5 million in bonding for a cancer research center at the University of Kentucky. Read Story

Listen: Cokie Roberts Discusses Political Partisanship

March 3, 2015

NPR contributor and ABC political commentator Cokie Roberts is in Louisville on Thursday evening for a discussion of political partisanship in the U.S. Read Story

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Major Snowstorm May Drop 12 Inches of Snow on Louisville on Wednesday

March 3, 2015

The National Weather Service is warning of "major travel disruptions" in the Louisville area Wednesday afternoon and Thursday morning because of a major snowstorm heading into the region. Read Story

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Lawsuit Takes Issue With Composition of Louisville Planning Commission

March 3, 2015

A group opposing plans to develop a Wal-Mart in west Louisville filed suit Monday against the developers and city entities working to move the project forward. Read Story

House To Vote On DHS Funding — Without Immigration Curbs

March 3, 2015

The House of Representatives could vote as early as today on a bill to fund the Department of Homeland Security through the end of the budget year — without any restrictions on immigration. The vote would be a victory for President Obama as Republicans had wanted to strip funding for the president's executive actions on immigration from the bill. Read Story

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With Growing Support, Kentucky Beer Bill Heads To Full Senate

March 3, 2015

In-state brewers have a clear advantage as the legislative battle over whether out-of-state brewers can continue to own beer distributors in Kentucky nears a close. Read Story