Sunrise To Go: Wednesday, January 29 - News, Weather & Sports

Sunrise To Go: Wednesday, January 29

LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) - Here are 10 things Kentuckiana will be talking about today:

1. Warm up in sight – It'll be cold again today, but a warm up is on the way. The WAVE 3 News Storm Tracking Team has blogs and videos to keep you informed.

2. Job fair – 35 companies are gathering to search for employees at Papa John's Cardinal Stadium from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. A wide range of positions are available to job seekers.

3. Utility bills spike – In this cold weather have you noticed your LG&E bill doubling? If so, you're not alone. Find out if you may be eligible for help with your bill this winter.

4. Child dies in fire – A fire killed a 23-month-old and destroyed a home in Gallatin County. Firefighters say the mother and a 3-year-old child were able to escape the blaze through a back window but couldn't reach the toddler's room.

5. Cold case heats up – After six years, a man contacted police to confess to the 2007 murder of a woman in a Louisville nursing home.

6. Kitchen fire – A man tried to fight a kitchen fire in his home this morning when it got out of control. He was transported to the hospital.

7. Candidates set – Yesterday was the last day to file to run for public office. Mayor Fischer will have no opposition from other members of his party in his bid for a second term. But that won't be the case when it comes to the November general election.

8. Pitino press conference – UofL basketball coach Rick Pitino will hold a press conference today at 2 p.m. from the KFC Yum! Center. The WAVE 3 Sports team will be there and we will provide you with a live stream if you'd like to watch from home or on your lunch break.

9. Hubbards Lane expansion – Tonight residents will get a chance to air their concerns about the proposed changes and possible expansion coming to Hubbards Lane. The public meeting will be held at 7 p.m. at Trinity High School.

10. Bridge blasting – Tunnel blasting to prepare for the new tunnel in east Louisville has begun. Surface blasting will also continue and will affect traffic. Each week there's major construction going on related to the bridges project, make sure you Know Before You Go.

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