Slick roads will greet most folks as you head out the door this morning, so take your time on that commute. Most of the major rivers have started to drop, but there is still some flooding in some areas. Keep it locked to WYMT for updates.
Governor Steve Beshear made stops in Floyd and Harlan Counties making good on a February promise to coal mining protesters who staged a sit-in at his office.
The Herald Leader reports members of Kentuckians for the Commonwealth showed him streams and homes damaged by surface mine activity and asked him to take a stand against mine permits proposed for areas of Black Mountain around Lynch.
The Energy and Environment Cabinet has declared frivolous a petition to declare the area "Lands Unsuitable for Mining."
That decision is being appealed.