Thursday, January 10 2013 10:24 PM EST2013-01-11 03:24:25 GMT
Another meeting over the $2.7 billion Brent Spence Bridge project was held on Thursday. If tolls are used to help fund the new Brent Spence Bridge project, there wouldn't be any physical toll booths.More >
If tolls are used to help fund the new Brent Spence Bridge project, there wouldn't be any physical toll booths. Instead, transponders would be used.
Tuesday, January 8 2013 8:44 PM EST2013-01-09 01:44:19 GMT
The City of Covington is hosting an informational meeting about the Brent Spence Bridge project on Tuesday inside Commission Chambers at City Hall at 6 p.m. Information on a toll study being performedMore >
City leaders said the meeting was held to get the three new city commissioners up to speed on the project, but dozens showed up to hear the latest information, first-hand. More >
Another Brent Spence Bridge meeting was held to discuss project's financing.
The 'Build Our New Bridge Now' Coalition met with the Kentucky Transportation officials on Wednesday evening.
The coalition believes the best way to speed up bridge construction is through private financing.
In addition, they pressed that a public-private partnership would be the only way to get the $2.7 billion bridge built by 2018, rather than 2022.
Opponents of the partnership say the proposal would mean tolls on the bridge for drivers.
Monday, December 9 2013 11:33 PM EST2013-12-10 04:33:06 GMT
Police are investigating after a man's girlfriend reporting him missing on Saturday. Gianfranco Villagomez-Saldana's girlfriend called Lawrence police about 7 p.m. when she hadn't heard from him. PoliceMore >
Authorities in Lawrence believe a body found in the backyard of a home is that of a missing University of Kansas student.More >
Monday, December 9 2013 8:16 PM EST2013-12-10 01:16:05 GMT
The woman who oversees the Missouri education agency is facing additional criticism for newly discovered emails revealing her hidden plans for the Kansas City School District and raising bid-rigging concerns.MissouriMore >
The woman who oversees the Missouri education agency is facing additional criticism for emails revealing her hidden plans for the Kansas City School District and raising bid-rigging concerns.More >
Tuesday, December 10 2013 5:30 AM EST2013-12-10 10:30:06 GMT
A family's home lies in charred ruins because of chimney issues, and it's a cautionary tale for other homeowners.Altogether, five families saw their homes go up in flames over the weekend due to fireplaceMore >
A family's home lies in charred ruins because of chimney issues, and it's a cautionary tale for other homeowners.More >
Monday, December 9 2013 9:16 AM EST2013-12-09 14:16:23 GMT
A Sonic restaurant in Belton is coming under fire for something they put on its welcome sign about the Kansas City Chiefs game. Someone snapped a photo of the sign outside the restaurant that read "KCMore >
A Sonic restaurant in Belton apologized and quickly removed a sign urging the Kansas City Chiefs to "scalp the Redskins."More >
Monday, December 9 2013 12:40 PM EST2013-12-09 17:40:40 GMT
Police continue their investigation of a fatal accident involving a pedestrian Sunday night. It happened about 10 p.m. on southbound Interstate 49 near East 140th Street. A man who was walking on theMore >
Police continue to investigate a fatality accident involving a pedestrian that was struck and killed Sunday evening.More >