Tornado stuns Iowa town but residents say they'll rebuild
Tornado stuns Iowa town but residents say they'll rebuild

Flurry of unexpected tornadoes swept through central Iowa, injuring at least 17 people, flattening buildings in three cities and forcing a hospital evacuation.

Rescuers search for dozens still missing after Japan floods
Rescuers search for dozens still missing after Japan floods

People are preparing for risky search and cleanup efforts in southwestern Japan, where several days of heavy rainfall has set off flooding and landslides in a widespread area.

July 8th, 8:28 pm
24 killed in train derailment after heavy rains in Turkey
24 killed in train derailment after heavy rains in Turkey

A top Turkish official says 24 people were killed in the derailment of a passenger train in northwestern Turkey.

July 9th, 1:36 am
Ford: Tornado didn't pose danger to Kentucky Truck Plant
Ford: Tornado didn't pose danger to Kentucky Truck Plant

Ford Motor Co. defended its decision to keep operating its Kentucky Truck Plant as normal on Tuesday afternoon even as an EF-1 tornado touched down just north of the plant in eastern Jefferson County.

June 27th, 2:53 pm by Chris Otts
National Weather Service confirms tornado in Jefferson County
National Weather Service confirms tornado in Jefferson County

Survey crews will continue to work on Wednesday to update any further damage. 

June 27th, 9:27 am
IMAGES: Storms and a possible tornado move through Kentucky and southern Indiana
IMAGES: Storms and a possible tornado move through Kentucky and southern Indiana

Stay tuned to WDRB and WDRB.com for the latest information from our weather team.

June 26th, 2:08 pm
Louisville construction workers battle heat from the asphalt and the sun
Louisville construction workers battle heat from the asphalt and the sun

Any hot summer day will leave a person sweating, but it is even hotter on freshly poured asphalt.

June 20th, 3:47 pm by Lexie Ratterman
Doctors seeing uptick in heat exhaustion patients in Louisville
Doctors seeing uptick in heat exhaustion patients in Louisville

Temperatures topped 90 degrees Tuesday with the heat index in the mid to upper-90s, making simple things like walking potentially dangerous.

June 19th, 9:05 pm
New Indiana law requires coaches learn how to spot heat exhaustion
New Indiana law requires coaches learn how to spot heat exhaustion

Starting July 1, all school and intramural coaches will have to pass a "heat preparedness" course.

June 19th, 8:19 pm
Fans attend Louisville City game and Pride Festival despite heat wave
Fans attend Louisville City game and Pride Festival despite heat wave

Heat indexes are expected to reach 100 degrees or more in the next several days and it was already having an impact on those outside Saturday.

June 16th, 7:42 pm by Joel Schipper
IMAGES | Storms leave damage throughout Kentucky and southern Indiana
IMAGES | Storms leave damage throughout Kentucky and southern Indiana

Photos shared by WDRB viewers on social media show downed trees over many parts of the area from strong winds.  

May 31st, 3:55 pm by Sara Sidery
FEMA opens disaster recovery center for flooding victims in Harrison Co., Ind.
FEMA opens disaster recovery center for flooding victims in Harrison Co., Ind.

Flooding victims are encouraged to visit the center for federal assistance. 

May 17th, 11:23 am
3 dozen sheep killed in lightning strike in southwest Kentucky
3 dozen sheep killed in lightning strike in southwest Kentucky

The concerns by the sheep farmer for the rest of the herd.

April 16th, 11:30 am
Residents in Sonora cleaning up after powerful storms destroyed buildings and toppled trees
Residents in Sonora cleaning up after powerful storms destroyed buildings and toppled trees

After preliminary surveys, the National Weather Service says the damage appears to have been caused by straight-line winds. 

April 4th, 12:30 pm by Hannah Strong
Kentucky woman says tree crashed into bathroom as she was showering during severe weather
April 4th, 12:24 pm
IMAGES | High winds leave behind damage in Hardin County
IMAGES | High winds leave behind damage in Hardin County

High winds and thunderstorms roared through Kentucky on Tuesday night, and they left some damage in their wake.

April 3rd, 11:09 pm

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