January 24, 2013 - 7:05pm
“The Fair Board’s approval of a 50-year lease with our company means that a crucial step toward the reopening of Kentucky Kingdom has been taken.”
The Kentucky State Fair Board announce today the approval of a preliminary 50-year lease for Louisville’s hometown amusement park, Kentucky Kingdom. Three years after management company Six Flags filed bankruptcy and closed the park, a new group of investors have set a reopening date of...
December 8, 2011 - 8:00am
Local news for Dec. 8, 2011
"The Louisville-based parent of such companies as Kentucky Fried Chicken and Taco Bell [Yum! Brands] paid no net corporate income taxes to states over the past three years, even as it generated more than a billion dollars in profits for shareholders, according to a new report.
September 30, 2011 - 7:00am
Local news for Sept. 30, 2011
"Gov. Steve Beshear frequently credits himself with creating or retaining more than 19,500 Kentucky jobs, but some of those jobs don’t exist.
April 6, 2011 - 7:26am
Local news for April 6, 2011
"[Congressman John] Yarmuth chastises the Republican Party’s hideous 'budget plan,' which amounts to an egregious heist of wealth from the 98 percent of Americans by the top two percent, who are currently wondering whether to line their hot tubs with platinum or the more cost-effective gold." [LEO...
May 28, 2010 - 10:06am
A summary of local news for May 28, 2010
"Polling average shows Rand Paul ahead by 4.8 points."[Bluegrass Politics]