March 17, 2011 - 8:00am
Local news for March 17, 2011
"The threat of a 35 percent cut in Medicaid reimbursements is sure to rally the troops to call on state lawmakers to reach a budget agreement during this special session. The problem is that the threat - and the spreading of the threat - comes during what appears to be a political move to bolster...
March 15, 2011 - 8:00am
Local news for March 15, 2011
"Former Indiana Senator Evan Bayh will now appear regularly on Fox News. The Democrat and the cable news network announced today that Bayh will give comments and political analysis on various Fox programs." [WFPL]"Campaign-style bickering by Senate President David Williams and Gov.
March 10, 2011 - 9:00am
Local news for March 10, 2011
"Now the elitist (and infinitely better lived) staff of The New York Times has released a handy visual-aid with which to gain a more accurate view of Kentucky’s penchant at topping every worst-of list you can imagine." [LEO Weekly]"Environmentalists combing through public records allege...
February 25, 2011 - 11:49am
Local news for Feb. 25, 2011
"Gov. Steve Beshear on Thursday signed into law a controversial measure that will let optometrists perform some laser eye surgeries. Ophthalmologists — eye surgeons who graduated from medical school — fought the bill, arguing that optometrists are not qualified to perform surgery.
February 15, 2011 - 10:10am
Local news for Feb. 15, 2011
"The federal government has ordered a possibly years-long review of proposed changes to the Ohio River Bridges Project. Last month, Mayor Greg Fischer, Kentucky Governor Steve Beshear and Indiana Governor Mitch Daniels proposed cutting lanes from the east end bridge, dropping pedestrian paths from...