Clark County Begins Sampling for West Nile Virus

Clark County will begin regularly-scheduled sampling next week as two Indiana counties have found mosquitoes with West Nile Virus this year. Clark County hasn’t been collecting regular samples due to budget cuts, said Doug Bentfield, a registered environmental health specialist with the county. “I can say that our complaints are pretty constant, so we have… Continue reading Clark County Begins Sampling for West Nile Virus

Kentucky Lawmakers Discuss Aviation Needs

With a budget session coming up in January, Kentucky lawmakers are taking an early look at state aviation needs. A legislative hearing on the topic was held this afternoon in Frankfort. The Department of Aviation has 35 employees and an annual budget of around $10 million. The department oversees three fixed-wing aircraft and one helicopter.… Continue reading Kentucky Lawmakers Discuss Aviation Needs