Metro Police Transitioning From Tactical VIPER Unit

August 28, 2015

The special 30-member tactical-style unit, under which officers patrolled high-crime areas in plain clothes, was created nearly three years ago. Read Story


U of L Unveils Football Stadium Expansion Plans

August 28, 2015

When completed, the new section will close the bowl at the north end of the facility. Read Story

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West Louisville Biodigester Would Be One Among Many Nationally

August 28, 2015

According to the American Biogas Council, there are about 2,000 digester tanks in the U.S. converting organic waste into natural gas. Read Story


Unemployment Rate Drops In 115 Kentucky Counties

August 28, 2015

State officials say unemployment rates declined in 115 of Kentucky's 120 counties between July 2014 and last month. Read Story


Council Approves Incentives For Affordable Housing

August 27, 2015

The council on Thursday voted 18-2 to approve an ordinance that seeks to entice developers to build more housing geared toward low-income residents. Read Story


City To Invest in New Russell Housing Development

August 27, 2015

A $6 million public-private project will bring 29 market-rate, single-family houses to the neighborhood. Read Story


Kentucky Ham Breakfast Features Heated Politics, Past and Present

August 27, 2015

A country ham was auctioned off for $400,000 and Kentucky politicians turned up the heat as campaigns near the 60-day mark before Election Day. Read Story


How Much Kentucky’s Champion Hams Auctioned For Since 1964

August 27, 2015

Republic Bank paid $400,000 for a 14-pound country ham on Thursday morning, continuing a decades-long Kentucky State Fair tradition. Read Story


Kentucky Politicians Weigh In On Gun Control After Virginia Shooting

August 27, 2015

In a departure from the national party, state Democrats joined Republicans in saying new gun laws were not needed to prevent future incidents. Read Story

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Gay Rights Activists Arrested at Ham Breakfast Protest

August 27, 2015

Three gay rights activists were arrested Thursday morning during a protest at the Kentucky Farm Bureau Ham Breakfast and Auction at the fairgrounds. Read Story

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Audio Postcard: First Time at the Kentucky State Fair

August 27, 2015

We’re heading into the second weekend of the Kentucky State Fair, and while the sights and sounds might be familiar to many, there are always first-timers. Read Story


Defiant County Clerk’s Chances of Winning Same-Sex Marriage Case Narrowing

August 27, 2015

Rowan County Clerk Kim Davis stopped issuing marriage licenses in June, after the Supreme Court legalized same-sex marriage. Read Story


Appeals Court Upholds Gay Marriage Ruling in Kentucky

August 26, 2015

A federal appeals court has upheld a ruling ordering a Kentucky county clerk to issue marriage licenses to gay couples. Read Story

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City Should Regulate Emissions from Swift’s Cabel Street Lot, Former Official Says

August 26, 2015

The former director of Louisville’s Air Pollution Control District says Metro government should be regulating diesel pollution pork producer JBS Swift. Read Story