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Louisville Libraries Don’t Leave Residents Out In the Snow

March 5, 2015

Louisville schools, churches and government buildings were shuttered on Thursday--about a foot (or more) of snow covered the streets and sidewalks around them. Read Story

Kentucky’s Unemployment Rate Remains Steady

March 5, 2015

Kentucky’s unemployment rate held steady at 5.5 percent in January and has fallen below the national jobless rate, state officials announced Thursday. Read Story

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State Senate Votes To End Moratorium On Nuclear Construction in Kentucky

March 5, 2015

The state Senate this week passed a bill that would lift a moratorium on the construction of nuclear power plants in Kentucky. Read Story

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What It’s Like For a New Louisvillian Dealing With Snow For The First Time

March 5, 2015

Kyle Smith had never experienced a snowstorm before moving to Louisville three months ago. As the Dallas area native dealt with the snow on Thursday, he said he didn’t expect weather like this. Read Story

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Snow Closes Jefferson County Public Schools and Others on Friday

March 5, 2015

Update 4:08 p.m.: State Highways and Interstates On Kentucky interstates in and around Louisville on Thursday afternoon, motorists found roadways partly covered, according to the Kentucky Transportation Cabinet. Motorists found mostly or completely covered state highways. Also, state crews planned … 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