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Louisville Minimum Wage Fight Could Delay Lexington Action

The attorney for a group of Louisville business owners says he intends to take the fight over the city’s newly-instituted minimum wage to the Kentucky Supreme Court.
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A Carnegie Center Forum on Racism & Controversial Symbols

Join the Carnegie Center and WUKY for a free townhall-style forum on Lexington's sites and statues on July 7.

Kentucky Awards Medicaid Contracts To Five Companies

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Kentucky has awarded contracts to five companies to provide health insurance to people on Medicaid.

Josh James / WUKY

The state board that manages the tobacco settlement funds has approved $500,000 in grants and loans to a Winchester company that plans to process hemp seed grown in Kentucky.

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Today marks the start of Lexington’s Fourth of July Festival, three days packed full of activities to celebrate our nation’s independence.

Chase Cavanaugh

In this new series, Reporter Chase Cavanaugh sits down and gets acquainted with Lexington's local representatives, beginning with 2nd District Councilmember Shevawn Akers. 

Josh James / WUKY

The attorney for a group of Louisville business owners says he intends to take the fight over the city’s newly-instituted minimum wage to the Kentucky Supreme Court.

Noah's Ark Developer Seeking Lost Kentucky Tax Incentive

Jul 1, 2015
AP

Lawyers for a Christian ministry that's building a Noah's ark theme park in Kentucky say state officials violated First Amendment religious protections when they denied the project a state tax incentive worth millions.

Attorney Seeks In-Court Demonstration Of Instant Racing

Jul 1, 2015
AP

A Franklin Circuit judge has heard arguments over whether a slot-machine type of horse racing game can be demonstrated in court.

Alan Lytle

With the summer vacation season in full swing Dr. Greg talks with UK professor of hospitality management and tourism, Dr. Jason Swanson.  Jason cites some recent empirical studies revealing the psychological and physical toll people suffer when they skip taking a vacation from the workplace.

Rowan County Clerk Kim Davis shut her blinds when she arrived at work Tuesday, blocking the view of several dozen rainbow-clad protesters outside her office who chanted "do your job" and carried signs that read "You Don't Own Marriage."

lexingtonhealthdepartment.org

Work continues on Lexington’s Community Health Improvement Plan. The initiative launched in 2012 to identify and help remedy residents’ top health concerns narrowed its focus to three priorities, two of which may not sound like the typical issues tackled by a health agency.

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Alan Lytle

In Depth: What It Was Was Base Ball

Relief pitchers, free agents, designated hitters and sabermetrics are some of the more recent aspects of the game affectionately called "our national pastime," but as Alan Lytle recently discovered there are still places where people can see baseball in a more primitive, and arguably purer form.
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