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I don't know about you, but those storms that rolled through last night had me sleeping like a rock! Meteorologist Katy Morgan is saying that we're gearing up for yet another soggy day in the Tristate with scattered showers and highs hitting the mid 70s. Katy and Frank will have more on your Thursday forecast starting at 4 a.m on FOX19!

Sayonara, replacement refs. The NFL's regular crews will be back on the fields tonight. After two days of negotiating, the league and the refs have reached a tentative contract agreement to end a lockout that began in June. Brad Underwood will be live at none other than Paul Brown Stadium with all of the details on this new contract.

Legendary singer and Cheviot native Andy Williams passed away yesterday after a year-long fight with bladder cancer. Williams is most known for his hits "Moon River" and "Can't take my eyes off you". He also launched and hosted The Andy Williams Show.

If you put in an application at the Cincinnati Horseshoe Casino, your wait could be coming to an end. The interviewing process is finally underway by Casino officials and Jessica Brown will have more on what to expect if you're waiting for that call.

Starting this weekend, all 911 calls in Kenton County will be rerouted to Independence. Property owners will also be paying an extra fee on their taxes to fund the changes. Rob Williams and Sheila Gray will have more on the new fees during the FOX19 Morning News.

It's that time of the year again for many of us - the sniffles and the sneezes from allergy season are in full swing. Have you ever wondered where Cincinnati ranks on the allergy list? Coming up at 9 a.m., we're going to be talking live with Beth Corn, M.D. about the top 100 allergy cities in the country. I know Sudafed has been making a killing off of me, so I feel sorry for cities that rank higher than us! Or maybe we're #1? Guess we'll find out in a few hours!

Stephanie Woods has been all about the ghouls and goblins lately...she's already been turned into a zombie this week and now she's heading down to U.S.S. Nightmare in Newport. During the 9 & 10 a.m. hours of the FOX19 Morning Xtra, we'll be checking in with her for a sneak peek of Halloween on the river!