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Hit REFRESH or RELOAD for the latest updates | July 11, 2010
WORRIED ABOUT BANKLICK
Banklick flooding leads to relief grant
In an effort to find long-term solutions to flooding along Banklick Creek, the Kenton County Conservation District is working to secure grant funding through the Kentucky Division of Emergency Management's Hazard Mitigation Program.
>> Earlier at CovingtonUSA: NKU plans to restore
Banklick Creek, create
wetlands in Latonia
Numerous locations in Covington offer Sunday brunch
A growing list of the restaurants in the Covington area are offering Sunday brunch. Places like Otto's, Chez Nora, Greenup Cafe, Molly Malone's and Europa.
COVINGTON LOOK BACK
Approach to the Suspension Bridge in the early 1900s
This is a colorized black and white photo of the approach to the Roebling Suspension Bridge in the early 1900s. The area today is called Roebling Point.
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BRENT SPENCE BACK-UP
More lengthy traffic delays on and around the Brent Spence Bridge Sunday
Roadwork will shut down the bridge's center two lanes along Interstate 75/71 as it crosses the Ohio River. The on-ramp from 4th Street in Covington also will shut down.
>> TRAFFIC CAMS: Back-up on northbound I-75/I-71 got worse as day went on Saturday
Rand Paul and local Republicans show unity at Northern Kentucky rally
Northern Kentucky Republicans put their internal party differences aside and united behind GOP U.S. Senate candidate Rand Paul during a rally Saturday in Erlanger.
Sheds and garages: Better
keep 'em locked-up
The Covington Police Department is warning residents to lock their sheds and garages. Officials say the best deterrent to keep thieves from stealing your property is a lock and key.
Kenton Hills, Licking Riverside next to push for healthy lifestyles
Locally, HealthyMondayNKY launched in 2008 at Northern Kentucky University, and expanded last spring with the help of the Northern Kentucky Health Department.
Covington weather: Mostly sunny, highs in the upper 80s
Mostly sunny on Sunday, with highs in the upper 80s. Tonight will be mostly clear with lows in the lower 60s. |
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NoKY series salutes park on its 100th
The Northern Kentucky History, Art and Culture Lecture Series, Stories from the Encyclopedia of Northern Kentucky, will be Sunday at 2 p.m. in the Kate Scudder House at Baker Hunt Art and Cultural Center.
>> Earlier at CovingtonUSA: How Covington got its hands on Devou Park
For now, oil spews unchecked in Gulf
Hundreds of thousands of gallons of oil are being allowed to spew into the fouled waters of the Gulf of Mexico while BP engineers prepare to install a new containment system they hope will catch it all in the coming days.
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