June 22, 2011 - 8:00am
Local news for June 22, 2011
Louisville Courier-Journal lays off 50 [Louisville.com]"A clip of Bob Farmer, a Louisville marketing executive running for commissioner of agriculture, was included in an Internet video posted by his opponent, Republican state Rep. Jamie Comer of Tompkinsville.
June 21, 2011 - 8:00am
Local news for June 21, 2011
"During his last term as mayor of Louisville, Democratic lieutenant governor candidate Jerry Abramson spent over $180,000 from an unchecked discretionary fund with little to no documentation. The expenditures have raised more serious questions about the lack of transparency and poor oversight...
June 20, 2011 - 8:00am
Local news for June 20, 2011
"As Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell heads to Bowling Green Friday to gather support to move two terrorism suspects out of the country, more Kentucky politicians are joining McConnell to ask that the two Iraqi nationals be tried somewhere else.
June 17, 2011 - 8:00am
Local news for June 17, 2011
"Kentucky’s unemployment rate fell below 10 percent last month for the first time since February 2009, the state announced Thursday. The rate in May was 9.8 percent, down from 10 percent in April. A year earlier it was 10.4 percent.
June 15, 2011 - 9:48am
Local news for June 15, 2011
"After four hours of closed-door discussion, the Jefferson County School Board named Dr.