The change to complete snow continues to work southward across Kentucky. Snow rates will come in around 1" to 2" per hour. Those rates could be even higher under some of the more intense bands.
FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) - Kentucky Agriculture Commissioner Richie
Farmer says Kentucky needs more inspectors to keep amusement ride
Farmer says while no one's been killed on a Kentucky amusement
ride, people have been injured.
Last summer, 13-year-old Kaitlyn Lassiter's feet were severed after a cable snapped on the Superman Tower of Power ride at Six Flags Kentucky Kingdom in Louisville.
The state has 8 full-time inspectors, but Farmer says 5 to 8 more are needed.
The Kentucky Department of Agriculture is facing a 12 percent cut in Gov. Steve Beshear's proposed budget.
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