Monk's face kind of says it all with the weather being the way it is this morning! Here's what's coming up on the Monday, May 23rd, 2022 edition of First News on 570!
Rory O'Neill will have the latest on the situation in Ukraine and with the cost of gasoline at a record level, the Triple A has announced its predictions for travel this upcoming Memorial Day weekend. Meantime, new reports show that both pedestrian and auto fatalities are surging. Rory O’Neill will take a look at what we can expect this weekend, and why it may be more dangerous than years past. Rory will have all the details at 6:13.
Ray Stagich will have a live look at the forecast at 7:13am as rain continues to move through WNC.
Micheal Bower will have the latest on Monkey Pox at 7:43am...its now been found in 12 countries. What is it? How is it spread, and should you be concerned?
Jay Ratliff is keeping and eye on the skies as a historic pilot shortage looms over Summer travel, Air fares at a seven-year high, Baby arrives during Frontier flight to Orlando, Flyers shocked by longer TSA screening lines. Check him out at 8:13am.
AT 8:23am, Retired U.S. Army Colonel James Hutton is taking a deeper look into Ukraine as conditions are continuing to deteriorate in the Eastern portion of Ukraine and he's got a look at the overall problems facing the Russian army...from losing personnel to failing equipment...meanwhile Zelensky is looking to diplomacy.
And we will wrap things up at 8:43am with Kentucky State University Political Science Professor Wilfred Reilly and chat about the Biden administration's "DisInformation Board" turning into a glorious failure before it ever got started...its now been announced its not happening and the head of the whole thing has resigned.