Judge Blocks Order Creating New UofL Board

A state judge has temporarily blocked Republican Governor Matt Bevin's executive order abolishing and replacing the University of Louisville board of trustees.
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Man Sues For Right To Marry A Kentucky Inmate

11 hours ago

A Louisville man is suing after he was denied a license to marry an inmate scheduled for another decade behind bars.

Judge Blocks Order Creating New UofL Board

11 hours ago

A state judge has temporarily blocked Republican Governor Matt Bevin's executive order abolishing and replacing the University of Louisville board of trustees.

Billboards Remind Drivers That School Is Starting

14 hours ago

As a new school year approaches, billboards are going up in Kentucky to remind motorists to watch out for stopped school buses.

Jobless Rates Fall In 64 Kentucky Counties

14 hours ago

State officials say unemployment rates fell in 64 Kentucky counties between June 2015 and June 2016. Jobless rates rose in 49 counties and stayed the same in seven others.

Josh James / WUKY

Kentucky U.S. Senator Mitch McConnell touched on a number of hot button topics – from questions about party unity and Donald Trump to the Republican Party’s response to the Black Lives Matter movement – at a Bourbon County Chamber of Commerce luncheon.

Lex. Police To Start Using Body Cameras By Mid-August

Jul 28, 2016
Lexington Government Communications.

Some Lexington Police officers will be equipped and using body cameras by the middle of August according to the Lexington Police Department, which says it has also finalized the guidelines by which they will be used.

UofL Accepts President's Resignation

Jul 28, 2016

University of Louisville trustees accepted the resignation of embattled President James Ramsey, whose long tenure was dogged by scandal.

Elephant Sedatives Blamed For Overdose Deaths

Jul 28, 2016
Associated Press

A drug used to sedate elephants and other large animals that is 100 times as potent as the fentanyl already escalating the country's heroin troubles is suspected in spates of overdoses in several states.

Samantha Lederman

A U.S. Olympic Event Rider is hoping to bring home the gold aboard an unlikely horse, a Kentucky-bred ex-racehorse named Blackfoot Mystery.  Samantha Lederman has their story.

YMCA of Central Kentucky

This Saturday marks the beginning of the end of summer for Fayette County school students as the YMCA of Central Kentucky and other corporate partners team up to hold Back To School Rallies all over Lexington. 

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The Capitol Steps are back for a pre-election performance!

See them live at UK's Singletary Center for the Arts October 16, 2016.

Attention WUKY Kroger Shoppers!

If you're signed up to help WUKY through your purchases, you'll need to renew during August!

For budgetary reasons, WUKY HD-2 will no longer broadcast NPR news programs.

Instead, you will now be able to hear our popular Jazz 24 service (in stereo!) on HD-2. Comments about this change are welcome. And thanks for listening!

Beats For A Beatle

Local drummer Robby Cosenza talks about playing Ringo Starr's 76th birthday bash in L.A.