July 20, 2011 - 8:00am
Local news for July 20, 2011
"The National Weather Service is predicting the heat index for Louisville to be mostly in the triple digits for the next week. While we won’t experience record-breaking temperatures, this is expected to be the longest heat wave Louisville has experienced this year." [WFPL]Photo:...
June 24, 2011 - 7:27am
Local news for June 24, 2011
"The National Weather Service storm survey crews have confirmed at least four tornados struck parts of Louisville [Wednesday night.
June 23, 2011 - 4:04am
Damage initially seems to lie through the middle of Jefferson County with Churchill Downs reportedly suffering severe damage to horse barns.
What started out as an average summer day with a 40 percent chance of thunderstorms, quickly turned into an atypical summer day with an unusual and seemingly unannounced tornado outbreak with very little lead time.Initially, a very small thunderstorm turned tornadic, crossing the county from west...
April 25, 2011 - 9:57am
Local news for April 25, 2011
"State Agriculture Commissioner Richie Farmer spent $1,576 in state money last month while promoting the Department of Agriculture’s Kentucky Proud program at the Sweet Sixteen boys’ basketball tournament in Lexington. Much of that cost was for four nights at a $359-a-night suite at the Lexington...
March 14, 2011 - 8:30am
Local news for March 14, 2011
"The Ohio River in Louisville has gone about as high as it will and is expected to hover about 3 feet above flood stage for a few days before receding, the National Weather Service says." [Courier-Journal]"At the prodding of council members, [Metro Council member Judy] Green had to address the fact...