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Josh James / WUKY

While Governor Steve Beshear and other state leaders are praising the 2015 session as one of most productive sessions in recent years, several major debates were left unresolved, including how best to plug a massive funding hole in the Kentucky Teacher Retirement System.

Josh James / WUKY

Attorney General Jack Conway has nothing but positive reviews for the heroin bill recently signed into law by Gov. Steve Beshear. The Democratic gubernatorial candidate was on hand Thursday at the University of Kentucky to deliver kits designed to put a stop to overdoses.

Thursday Night Live Kicks Off In One Week

8 hours ago

Thursday Night Live is gearing up for its 20th year in Downtown Lexington. 

Lexington Mayor Asks Fans To Be Responsible

8 hours ago

When you drive down State Street, University Avenue and others packed with student housing just off UK’s campus, you can almost feel the anticipation in the air. 

runthebluegrass.org

Thousands of runners from 48 states and at least 5 countries will gather at Keeneland this weekend for the fifth annual Run the Bluegrass Half Marathon.  The event, the brainchild of Eric Patrick Marr and his LeXenomics Group, has been called the prettiest half-marathon in America with runners traversing several picturesque horse farms near the iconic track.  

Schools Redistricting Committee Makes Headway

13 hours ago

Step One is complete. The Fayette County School Rezoning Committee has wrapped up efforts to review public input and make changes to district maps for the elementary, middle and high schools. 

Saving Stories: UK And National Championships

15 hours ago
UK Athletics

A highly talented basketball team, top ranked all season long, heavily favored to win a national title...sound familiar?  It should.  In this special edition of Saving Stories we recall Kentucky's triumphant march to the title in 1978.  Who better to talk about that historic run than Mr. Wildcat?  Bill Keightley served as the team's equipment manager until his death in 2008.

Kentucky Supreme Court Reviews School Bullying Case

Mar 25, 2015

The Kentucky Supreme Court has heard arguments in a case delving into whether teachers and school administrators can be found negligent for the suicide of a bullied student.

University of Kentucky

The US Supreme Court was the subject of a recent lecture at the University of Kentucky. 

Doctors Say Keep Moving For Longevity

Mar 25, 2015
Associated Press

We all know that losing weight means a healthier life, but researchers are now categorizing physical inactivity as a disease. 

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