Curious Louisville

By Louisville Public Media

Ever had a question about the Derby City that you just can't answer? That's where Curious Louisville comes in. Listeners submit their questions, the public votes on which questions to investigate, and 89.3 WFPL finds the answers.

  1. 1.
    What’s That Door In A Hill On Lexington Road?
    4:39
  2. 2.
    Curious Louisville: Do White Outer Lines Make Roads Safer?
    6:53
  3. 3.
    Why Is A Stretch Of Louisville Highway Measured In Kilometers?
    6:47
  4. 4.
    Why Does The U of L Cardinal Mascot Have Teeth?
    5:14
  5. 5.
    Curious Louisville: Why Is There An Omar Khayyam Blvd In Valley Station?
    8:04
  6. 6.
    Curious Louisville: Who Were The Caldwell Sisters?
    6:03
  7. 7.
    Curious Louisville: Who Cleans Up Graffiti On The Backs Of Freeway Signs?
    6:07
  8. 8.
    Curious Louisville: Why Are There So Many Fish Fries In Louisville?
    6:36
  1. 9.
    Curious Louisville: What Was Old Louisville Called Before It Was 'Old?'
    4:10
  2. 10.
    Curious Louisville: What Happened To Muhammad Ali's Olympic Medal?
    7:18
  3. 11.
    Curious Louisville: Whatever Happened To The Falls Fountain?
    6:40
  4. 12.
    Curious Louisville: Why Is The Bridge Being Painted Yellow?
    6:30
  5. 13.
    Curious Louisville: What's Up With That Stone Circle In Champions Park?
    6:23
  6. 14.
    Curious Louisville: What Is On Shippingport Island?
    4:58
  7. 15.
    Curious Louisville: What Is In The Tiny House On The 14th Street Bridge?
    2:52
  8. 16.
    What Happens To Your Recycling?
    6:43
  9. 17.
    Curious Louisville: What Causes Traffic Signals To Go Out?
    8:27
  10. 18.
    Curious Louisville: How Do You Become A Kentucky Colonel?
    6:27
  11. 19.
    Curious Louisville: Where Is Pokey LaFarge's 'Carpet Alley?'
    6:43
  12. 20.
    A Curious Louisville News Special: Your Questions About The JCPS Audit
    50:34
  13. 21.
    Curious Louisville: Could A State Takeover Of JCPS Affect Teacher Contracts?
    5:23
  14. 22.
    Curious Louisville: Have There Been Other State Takeovers in Kentucky?
    7:00
  15. 23.
    Curious Derby: What Happens to Retired Horses?
    5:14
  16. 24.
    Curious Derby: What's The Cheapest Horse Ever To Win The Derby?
    4:11
  17. 25.
    Curious Derby: What's The Origin Of The Call To The Post?
    3:12
  18. 26.
    Curious Derby: How Do Jockeys Stay In Racing Shape?
    6:19
  19. 27.
    Curious Derby: Can Animal Lovers Make Peace With Horse Racing?
    8:43
  20. 28.
    Curious Derby: What's Up With Men's Derby Fashion
    8:03
  21. 29.
    Curious Derby: How Many Planes Fly In During Derby Weekend?
    3:54
  22. 30.
    Curious Louisville: What Happened To The Belvedere’s ‘Pan’ Statue?
    5:10
  23. 31.
    Curious Louisville: What Happens To Zoo Animals When They Die?
    7:31
  24. 32.
    Curious Louisville: How Did We End Up Here?
    4:03
  25. 33.
    Curious Louisville: How Do You Pronounce ‘Nachand’?
    5:35
  26. 34.
    Curious Louisville: How Did Hillcrest Avenue Become Halloween Headquarters?
    3:09
  27. 35.
    Curious Louisville: Was The High-Five Really Invented In Louisville?
    8:34

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