LG&E asking for rate increase to raise $172M for equipment upgrades

If approved, it would mean an extra $109 a year for LG&E residential customers with both gas and electric service.

  World’s biggest bee found: It’s as big as your thumb

The bee is the world’s largest, with a wingspan of 2.5 inches. These bees are about four times larger than a European honeybee.
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  Family video shows 12-year-old girl in final moments before fatal 2018 home explosion

The girl's family wants a Dallas-based natural gas company to improve safety after it was confirmed that a cracked gas pipe behind their home caused the deadly explosion.

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  Telehealth technology connects elementary school students to doctors online

Local organization asks for bikes to help people get to work

Texas Roadhouse raising menu prices

Louisville Ballet takes public stand against hateful comments

Herbert Lee’s bond reduced following alleged Facebook car-sale scam

Herbert Lee, 25, is accused of robbing a teenager he met while trying to sell a car. Prosecutors said Lee advertised the car on Facebook, and went with two co-defendants to meet the would-be buyer.
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Man mows down family of 8 when dad asks him not to smoke near kids, police say

Police say the man ran over a family of eight after the father asked him not to smoke near his kids.

Police searching for escaped inmate in Bardstown

WAVE 3 News Guest Editorial - February 21, 2019: University Research

Community leaders, volunteers honored for Black History Month

Positively WAVE: Louisville woman finds long-lost father through DNA kit after 62 years

Sentencing for ex-cop in LMPD Explorer program sex abuse case set for May

FORECAST: Active weather returns for the weekend

Galt House Hotel opens newly renovated rooms

UPDATE: Body found burned in West Louisville alley

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  Judge imposes gag order on Trump confidant Stone after Instagram post

Judge imposes gag order after Roger Stone posted photo on Instagram of judge with what appeared to be crosshairs of gun.

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#4 Cards beat Virginia 71-49

First shipment of Pegasus Pins arrives

#18 Cards fall 69-49 at Syracuse

MRI confirms sprained knee for UK’s Travis

UK starting center Reid Travis will miss up to two weeks with a sprained right knee

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Small plane crashes, catches fire at Frankfort airport

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Worker dies following injury at Jeffersonville business

House catches fire in Iroquois neighborhood

The fire was reported in the 300 block of Freeman Avenue shortly before 6 a.m., according to MetroSafe.
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  Peter Tork of The Monkees is dead at 77

Peter Tork is the second members of The Monkees to die. Davy Jones died in 2012.

  JCPS superintendent reflects on year of progress and challenges, shares vision for future

Group rescued from IN floodwaters after spending night on roof of car

KY woman accused of collecting donations for years while faking cancer

Classmates of Bullitt Co. child battling bone cancer show support during visit