Dr. Greg Davis on Medicine
12:38 pm
Mon September 20, 2010

Concussions Revisited

Lexington, KY – Dr. Greg Davis talks with his guest about changes in concussion management.

Local/Regional News
8:26 am
Mon September 20, 2010

Former UK Player Holland Dies

Joe Holland

St. ALBANS, W. Va. – A member of the first University of Kentucky men's basketball team to win a national championship has died. Joe Holland passed away Saturday at the age of 84.

Holland was a graduate of Benton High School and served in the Navy during World War II before coming to UK. The 6' 4" forward was a reserve on the 1947-48 championship team.

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Local/Regional News
8:20 am
Mon September 20, 2010

Weekly WEG Report: High Expectations For Dutch Rider

LEXINGTON, Ky. – In the latest installment of the Weekly WEG report, Samantha Lederman-Clark talks with Edward Gal of the Netherlands and U.S. para-equestrian Susan Treabess.

WUKY has partnered with the Horse Radio Network to bring you updates and information leading up to the 2010 Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games. Tune in Monday mornings at 7 and 8:30 for the latest on the events and athletes.

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Local/Regional News
3:02 pm
Fri September 17, 2010

Kentuckians For The Commonwealth Launches PAC

Frankfort, KY – There's a new PAC in town, and it's called New Power. The political action committee was formed by the non-profit citizens group Kentuckians for the Commonwealth, which wants the freedom to speak out on political issues. Former K-F-T-C Chairperson Teri Blanton says the PAC won't directly endorse candidates, but will air issue ads in support of candidates who support clean, renewable energy sources.

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Local/Regional News
2:55 pm
Fri September 17, 2010

Lexington Students Learn About Civics On Constitution Day

Lexington, KY – The event, sponsored by the Scripps Howard First Amendment Center's Project Citizen, highlights the unique aspects of the oldest and shortest written constitution in the world. Students got a chance to debate, draft legislation, and even participate in a mock election. Kentucky Secretary of State Trey Grayson says he loves getting a chance to teach youngsters about the legislative process.

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Local/Regional News
2:50 pm
Fri September 17, 2010

Lexington Taking On International Flavor This Weekend

Lexington, KY – The Festival Latino de Lexington starts the activity Friday evening at the Robert F. Stevens Courthouse Plaza. The square will transform into a vibrant display of Latino culture. The festival concludes Saturday evening with live performances, and dancing.

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8:06 am
Fri September 17, 2010

Complaint Filed Against Williams-Farmer Campaign

Kentucky Senate President and gubernatorial candidate David Williams

FRANKFORT, Ky. – The former head of the Jefferson County Teacher's Association has filed a complaint against the Kentucky gubernatorial campaign of David Williams and Richie Farmer. Steve Neal believes the Republican slate illegally spent money on their campaign before filing a letter of intent to run for office.

"I looked up the law, and it reads pretty clear to me that you can't expend money for a slate before you file your letter of intent with the registry."

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7:57 am
Fri September 17, 2010

Palin Mixes Political Commentary, Religious Beliefs at Louisville Conference

Palin at Freedom Hall in Louisville

LOUISVILLE, Ky. – Former Republican vice-presidential candidate Sarah Palin spoke at a gospel music convention in Louisville Thursday. Several thousand attendees filed into Freedom Hall for the event, which was part of the annual National Quartet Convention.

Palin's speech was mostly a collection of anecdotes about faith, but she occasionally worked in jabs at the media and political commentary.

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7:52 am
Fri September 17, 2010

Todd Delivers Final State of the University Address

LEXINGTON, Ky. – In his final state of the university speech, UK President Lee Todd says now is not the time to re-evaluate whether the goals of his Top-20 Business Plan are reachable. He says the plan was not his original concept.

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7:06 am
Fri September 17, 2010

Get City Emergency Alerts On Your Cell Phone

LEXINGTON, Ky. – Lexington residents can now get city-issued emergency alerts on their cell phones. David Lucas, Director of Enhanced 9-1-1, says the service is called Lexington's Emergency Alerts and Notifications or LEAN system.

"These are not pre-canned notifications. Depending on what it might be, if it's a chemical spill or an AMBER Alert, we will actually give a message specific to that event."

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