Rock & Roots
6:21 pm
Tue July 22, 2014

Robert Plant "lullaby and … The Ceaseless Roar"

On his Nonesuch debut, lullaby and … The Ceaseless Roar, singer/songwriter Robert Plant bookends an album of brilliantly realized original material with two versions of the haunting bluegrass tune “Little Maggie,” popularized in the mid-’40s by the Stanley Brothers. In the Stanley Brothers’ hands, the song is mournful yet stoic as the narrator vows to leave for some “far distant land” rather than see his beloved with another man.

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The Crunkadelic Funk Show
5:39 pm
Tue July 22, 2014

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Local/Regional News
12:42 pm
Tue July 22, 2014

NBC News' Chuck Todd: Kentucky Poised To Become "Center Of Political Universe"

NBC News Chief White House Correspondent Chuck Todd addressed a packed house at a business summit in Louisville Monday.

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Local/Regional News
12:36 pm
Tue July 22, 2014

Grimes Revisits McConnell "Jobs" Quote In New Ad

Democratic Senate candidate Alison Lundergan Grimes went on the attack again Tuesday with a new TV ad featuring an out-of-work Appalachian coal miner.

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Local/Regional News
11:58 am
Tue July 22, 2014

Alltech Investing Heavily In Eastern Kentucky

A Nicholasville-based animal nutrition company is planning to build a new bourbon distillery and aquaculture and poultry farms in Pikeville .

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Rock & Roots
11:40 am
Tue July 22, 2014

WUKY Exclusive: Chris Smither On His 50 Year Retrospective

Chris Smither stopped by WUKY to talk with Joe Conkwright about his new double disc, 50 year retrospective Still On The Levee, and perform three of his classic songs.

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Specials
11:33 am
Tue July 22, 2014

Join WUKY And NPR For The 2014 Newport Folk Festival

NPR Music and WUKY are headed to the 2014 Newport Folk Festival this month, and we'll be gathering some great music for listeners - and you can find it right here!

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Local/Regional News
11:25 am
Tue July 22, 2014

Child Health And Education Improve In Kentucky, But Poverty Prevails

Kentucky has shown steady improvement in child health and education, according to the 2014 National KIDS COUNT Data Book.
Credit Greg Stotelmyer

An annual report shows Kentucky is in a losing battle over keeping more kids out of poverty.

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Local/Regional News
7:34 pm
Mon July 21, 2014

Beshear: Urgency Drives SOAR Initiative

Gov. Steve Beshear says an unprecedented sense of urgency will help the latest effort to diversify Eastern Kentucky’s flagging economy succeed.

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Local/Regional News
5:52 pm
Mon July 21, 2014

Paul Proposes Fort Knox As Temporary Haven For New Immigrants

Kentucky U-S Senator Rand Paul says Fort Knox has been talked about as a possible site to temporarily house immigrant children pouring across the country's border.
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U.S. Sen. Rand Paul says Ft. Knox has been talked about as a possible site to temporarily house immigrant children pouring across the country's border.

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