February 25, 2011 - 10:49am
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 - 9:10am
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...
January 5, 2011 - 9:15am
Local news for Jan. 5, 2010
"Kentucky Governor Steve Beshear, Indiana Governor Mitch Daniels and Mayor Greg Fischer just made an announcement that they plan to explore “cost cutting’ options for the Ohio River Bridges Nightmare, saving more than $500 million." [The Ville Voice]"Mayor Greg Fischer named two top staff...
September 23, 2010 - 8:16am
Local news for Sept. 23, 2010
"Former Arkansas Gov. Mike Huckabee will visit Kentucky on Saturday to show his support for Republican Rand Paul’s candidacy for the U.S. Senate, the Paul campaign said Wednesday night." [Bluegrass Politics]
May 17, 2010 - 7:50am
A summary of local news for May 17, 2010
Voting day is tomorrow. Still undecided? Check out the Courier-Journal's 2010 voter guide to read what the candidates themselves have to say and then go to LEO Weekly's latest issue for analysis. And Q&As with mayoral candidates will appear here on Louisville.com later today.