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


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


Wal-Mart Gets OK to Build Store Further Away From Roadways in West Louisville

March 2, 2015

The development of a Wal-Mart at Broadway and 18th Street will move forward following the Louisville Metro Board of Zoning Adjustment's unanimous decision Monday to approved two variances. Read Story

Louisville’s Comfy Cow Expanding With Distribution Center In Jeffersontown

February 19, 2015

The Comfy Cow ice cream company will lease a 6,500 square-foot space in the Regency Point Business Center in Jeffersontown that will create up to 50 new jobs and invest $2 million. Read Story

Manufacturing Education Program Expands Statewide in Kentucky

January 14, 2015

A program designed to benefit Kentucky's manufacturing sector is expanding statewide. Read Story

Pillsbury Plans to Close 400-Worker New Albany Plant

January 8, 2015

About 400 southern Indiana workers could lose their jobs after General Mills announced plans to close its Pillsbury refrigerated goods plant in New Albany by mid-2016. Read Story


Australian Firm Will Help Expand High-Speed Internet Across Kentucky

December 23, 2014

An Australian private investment company will immediately begin developing a high-speed internet network across Kentucky, Gov. Steve Beshear announced on Tuesday. Beshear made the announcement with Kentucky lawmakers and representatives from Macquarie Capital. A team of Macquarie specialists will develop high-speed Internet across … Read Story


Kindred Expansion Means Big Changes for Fourth Street

December 11, 2014

Kindred Healthcare’s expansion will bring serious change to Fourth Street’s Theater Square. The company announced Thursday it’s adding 500 new full-time employees. The expansion includes a new six-story 142,000-square-foot facility to be built by 2017 at Kindred’s headquarters on Broadway … Read Story