WFPL Receives Six Associated Press Awards

WFPL has been honored with six awards by the Kentucky Associated Press Broadcasters (KAPB), including two first place prizes for news coverage. The awards were presented Saturday night at a KAPB banquet in Louisville. WFPL is judged in the Radio Class 1 Division, covering the Louisville and Lexington markets. 1st Place, Best Enterprise/Investigative Reporting, Gabe […]

Nothing Resolved In Marathon Price Gouging Lawsuit

Kentucky Attorney General Jack Conway and attorneys for Marathon Oil faced off in Franklin Circuit Court this morning.  Conway accuses Marathon of gasoline price gouging during a state of emergency. Attorney Sheryl Snyder, who represents Marathon, says the case appears to have more to do with price control than price gouging.  “They’re not even alleging that […]

Disaster Spending Devours Surplus

A quarterly financial report says Kentucky is headed for a budget surplus this fiscal year.  But expenditures on natural disasters may devour almost half of the projected surplus. With rain still soaking the already waterlogged commonwealth, Gov. Beshear has taken a second tour of Western Kentucky, where flooding is at record levels. The state has already surpassed the […]