Lexington, KY – Earlier this week, at least 65 tornadoes touched down in the nation's mid-section and left people dead. As Kathleen Adams reports, unlike some states, meteorlogists in Kentucky have the tools to track severe weather systems.
Lexington, KY – In response to a federal initative promoting greater transparency regarding consumer access to health care information, a Web site was unveiled this month that shares the performance data of Commonwealth hospitals. Kathleen Adams has details.
Frankfort – Let the assessments begin! The 2007 session of the Kentucky General Assembly is history. Kentucky Public Radio's Tony McVeigh takes a look at some of the winners and losers among the almost 800 bills introduced during the session.
Lexington, KY – An energy efficiency task force organized by the Kentucky Department of Public Protection has completed its work and recently issued a report to Gov. Ernie Fletcher. Kathleen Adams has details.
Lexington, KY – A new outdoor stadium for the Kentucky Horse Park slated for completion by the 2010 World Equestrian Games may be in jeopardy after lawmakers in Frankfort failed to appropriate the 38-million dollars required for the project before wrapping up their session last night. Josh James explains.
Lexington, KY – Many non-profit groups struggle to find innovative ways to increase their donor pools and keep the cash rolling in. But as Kathleen Adams reports, one Kentucky equine rescue group never asks for money.
Lexington, KY – The Lexington-Fayette County Health Department has initiated a smoke-free pledge campaign that as Kathleen Adams reports, asks parents and caregivers of children to volunteerily stop smoking in their homes and cars.
Lexington, KY – Former Kentucky Republican Party operative and White House aide Scott Jennings is among those who could be asked to testify before Congress about the controversial firings of eight federal prosecutors. Josh James explains.