DUE TO HEAVY SNOWS IN WESTERN KENTUCKY...WIDESPREAD 6 TO 12 INCH SNOWFALL AMOUNTS HAVE HAULTED AREA TRAVEL. ISOLATED 15 INCH AMOUNTS HAVE BEEN REPORTED. DRIFTS UP TO A FOOT AND A HALF HAVE ALSO BEEN REPORTED. THIS IS A DANGEROUS STORM SITUATION AND TRAVEL SHOULD BE AVOIDED IF AT ALL POSSIBLE. (National Weather Service)
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BLACKBIRDS 300OWENSBORO, Ky. (4/3/13) – A pyrotechnic event, which is part of the City of Owensboro’s blackbird control program, will start today, April 3 and possibly last until Friday, April 5 around the intersection of Fernwood and South Stratford Drives starting between 6:15 p.m. and 6:30 p.m.
 
Justin Mahoney, wildlife specialist with the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s APHIS Wildlife Services, will set off pyrotechnics each evening.  Residents in the area should expect the loud noises and flashing lights from the controlled pyrotechnics during that time.  The City of Owensboro apologizes for any inconvenience.
 
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