Fallen Richmond Officer Being Honored In DC

May 13, 2016

Officers from the Berea Police Department are patrolling Richmond today.  They’re filling in so that nearly two dozen officers from the Richmond Police Department could be a part of a ceremony that’s honoring one of their own who was killed in the line of duty.

Associated Press

Democratic candidates and their surrogates are hopping from town to town, drumming up excitement as Kentucky’s primary approaches.

Beshear Appoints Special Prosecutor For Longmeyer Case

May 13, 2016
Josh James / WUKY

Democratic Attorney General Andy Beshear has appointed a special prosecutor to handle the case against his former deputy.

Primarily Speaking: Ballot Devoid Of Competition With Very Little Drama

May 13, 2016
Josh James / WUKY

As we head into the final weekend before Tuesday's statewide primary, WUKY's  Alan Lytle talks with Kentucky Gazette editor and publisher Laura Cullen Glasscock about some potential bellwether races.

Josh James

Kentucky's Republican and Democratic primary elections are Tuesday. Four of the state's six congressional districts have contested primaries. Incumbents John Yarmuth in the 3rd District and Thomas Massie in the 4th District have no primary opposition. But they will face challengers in the general election this fall.

Associated Press

Researchers rejoice! Internet speeds at state universities are set to take a major leap forward with eight schools gaining access to the Kentucky Regional Optical Network.

In Depth: She's There When Complications Arise

May 12, 2016
Samantha Lederman

Spring is a busy time on horse farms across the bluegrass especially where mares and foals are concerned.  Samantha Lederman introduces us to a medical professional who is often on hand when things don't go according to plan.

Karyn Czar / WUKY

House Speaker Greg Stumbo has filed a lawsuit in Franklin Circuit Court requesting clarification on the veto process used by Governor Matt Bevin. 

Tri-State Freethinkers

An atheist group seeking to post billboards criticizing the Ark Encounter park under construction in Williamsburg, Kentucky is having trouble finding any takers.

Grimes Urging Voters To Head To The Polls

May 11, 2016

Kentucky’s secretary of state is urging voters to have their voices heard at the polls next Tuesday.