hurricane http://wkms.org en Beshear Orders KYTC to Expedite Permits for Hurricane Relief Transport http://wkms.org/post/beshear-orders-kytc-expedite-permits-hurricane-relief-transport <p>Kentucky Governor Steve Beshear has signed an executive order directing the state Transportation Cabinet to expedite the transportation of emergency supplies to Hurricane Sandy victims. The order directs the cabinet to waive special registration and permit requirements for vehicles carrying relief supplies such as food, water and medicine.&nbsp;</p><p> Tue, 30 Oct 2012 13:19:33 +0000 Shelly Baskin 23868 at http://wkms.org Beshear Orders KYTC to Expedite Permits for Hurricane Relief Transport Hurricane Sandy to Bring Strong Winds to Ky. http://wkms.org/post/hurricane-sandy-bring-strong-winds-ky <p>Hurricane Sandy is expected to make landfall on the southern Jersey Shore tonight, but the storms won’t reach western Kentucky. Four Purchase Area Red Cross volunteers have already deployed to the East Coast to assist with relief. National Weather Service meteorologist Greg Muffert says strong winds with gusts up to 30 miles per hour are all people in the area should expect tomorrow.</p> Mon, 29 Oct 2012 18:22:35 +0000 Whitney Jones 23833 at http://wkms.org Hurricane Sandy to Bring Strong Winds to Ky. Hurricane Sandy Tracker http://wkms.org/post/hurricane-sandy-tracker <p><em>Please note, this app takes a moment to load.</em></p><p><iframe src="http://project.wnyc.org/hurricane-tracker-sandy/index.html" height="700" width="100%" scrolling="no" frameborder="0"></iframe></p> Mon, 29 Oct 2012 01:02:15 +0000 Matt Markgraf 23814 at http://wkms.org Ky. to Stay Dry After Hurricane Sandy Hits East Coast http://wkms.org/post/ky-stay-dry-after-hurricane-sandy-hits-east-coast <p>While the East Coast prepares for Hurricane Sandy, western Kentuckians don’t have to worry about storms on Halloween. National Weather Service Meteorologist Ryan Presley says the area will stay dry after the hurricane hits the coast.&nbsp;</p><p> Fri, 26 Oct 2012 20:07:20 +0000 Whitney Jones 23780 at http://wkms.org Ky. to Stay Dry After Hurricane Sandy Hits East Coast Revised RNC Schedule Still Gives Kentuckians Speaking Slots http://wkms.org/post/revised-rnc-schedule-still-gives-kentuckians-speaking-slots <p><font size="2">The schedule shuffling at this year’'s Republican National Convention won'’t cost any Kentucky politicians their speaking slots.<br><br> With the first day'’s events canceled due to Tropical Storm (soon to be Hurricane) Isaac, at least two Kentucky speakers were in danger of being knocked off the schedule.<br> Mon, 27 Aug 2012 20:36:14 +0000 Kenny Colston (KPR) 21352 at http://wkms.org Revised RNC Schedule Still Gives Kentuckians Speaking Slots