‘Dr. Seuss’ Grinch The Musical’ to air Dec. 9 on WAVE 3 News

WAVE 3 News and NBC are thrilled to announce the showing of “Dr. Seuss’ The Grinch Musical” this month.

  US coronavirus deaths top 3,100 in a single day for the first time

Across the U.S., the surge has swamped hospitals with patients and left nurses and other health care workers shorthanded and burned out.
  • National

Man leaves $3K tip for a beer as restaurant closes for virus

The mega tip was paid on a tab for a single $7 beer.


Metro Council committee votes to request more power for LMPD Civilian Review Board

  JCPS reveals long-planned student assignment plan details

  COVID-19 restrictions mean fewer animals at local shelters

  Survivor, family of innocent people killed during Shively police chase sue department

  Local hospitals urge people to remain vigilant amid CDC quarantine guideline changes

On Wednesday, the Centers for Disease Control changed the guidelines, allowing symptom-free COVID-19 patients to end their quarantines after 10 days.
  • Coronavirus

School closings threaten gains of students with disabilities

Some schools have prioritized high-needs students in reopening plans, bringing small numbers of them back to campuses that otherwise are sticking with distance learning. But those options have only fueled further anguish when they have been reversed because of the virus.

LMPD seizes $150k of Fentanyl in traffic stop

Fundraiser set up after fire devastates barn at Camp Hi Ho in Simpsonville

Resolution calling for Fischer, FoP to discuss alcohol and drug testing for officers leaves committee

Missing underage girl sought in Meade County

Kentucky COVID update: Beshear confirms highest day of deaths

Lauren Jones ‘still feeling crummy’ weeks after COVID-19 diagnosis

Fire crews battle flames at Campbellsville business

Buckhead Mountain Grill closing for good

  • National

Boy, 5, killed in train crash as Calif. family waited to see Christmas display

The cause of the crash is still under investigation.


Cards regular season football finale moved to Saturday, December 12

Cards beat Toppers 75-54

  Churchill Downs: Outgoing track president describes ongoing dialogue with community following protests

Kevin Flanery, the retiring president of Churchill Downs, spoke with pride Monday about the relationship the historic racetrack has with the neighborhood outside its gates.


6,655 new COVID-19 related cases, 91 new deaths reported in Indiana

Brent Spence Bridge repairs on schedule for planned reopening date

Shively mayor accused of DUI, falling asleep in fast-food drive-thru

ATM stolen from Lexington bank recovered

Owensboro Police: Man stabbed multiple times in head, suspect arrested

Police believe there was an altercation between two men inside a moving vehicle when the victim was stabbed multiple times in the head with a knife.
  • National

Saturn, Jupiter will align for ‘Christmas Star’ this month

The heavenly meeting of the two biggest worlds in our solar system is an extremely close one.

  Louisville doctors hope to combat mistrust in COVID vaccine among Black patients

  Oldham County dad, educator writes letter begging Beshear to re-open schools

Floyd Co. Commissioners vote down re-certification of county health officer

  How Kentucky’s COVID restrictions are enforced -- without law enforcement


Judge throws out Trump rules limiting skilled-worker visas

Biden plans swift moves to protect and advance LGBTQ rights

Trump, allies make frantic steps to overturn Biden victory