Top Stories on in 2012
By Office of Communication
Posted on December 31, 2012, December 31, 2012

2012 has come and is almost gone, but some of the things that have taken place will linger in the collective memory of the city, particularly the April tornado. Here we have compiled a list of the top 5 most read stories on

How we did it: We referenced our site statistics, which showed us the top headlines of the year in terms of page views. For the sake of representing a broader range of stories, we consolidated subjects by topic (for example, West Nile Virus is considered a single "story' here).

Environment, Fire, News, Police, Tornado Recovery