Local/Regional News
4:09 pm
Wed January 20, 2010

Conway Officially Files For Senate Race

Frankfort, KY – Joined by his family, and several key supporters, Attorney General Jack Conway dropped by the Secretary of State's office to fill out his qualifying papers and pay his filing fee. Afterwards, he told reporters, his primary focus right now is the May 18th Democratic primary. "I take nothing for granted. I'm gonna campaign hard. We're raising money. We're gonna have a well-financed primary. I'm gonna travel the state. I'm gonna begin a dialogue with the voters in the Democratic party."

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UK Perspectives
1:06 pm
Wed January 20, 2010

UK's 2010 Legislative Priorities

Lexington, KY – This week, UK President Lee Todd discusses the university's priorities for the 2010 session of the Kentucky General Assembly with WUKY's Tom Godell.

Local/Regional News
11:10 am
Wed January 20, 2010

Beshear's Budget Relies On Gambling Revenue

Frankfort, KY – In the days leading up to his budget address, any time Gov. Steve Beshear was asked if he would include gambling dollars in his spending proposal...

"My answer, each of those times, was the same," says Beshear. "Everything, everything is on the table."

But when it came time to deliver his speech, Beshear said his analysis of funding options is over and the conclusion is clear.

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Dr. Greg Davis on Medicine
10:33 am
Wed January 20, 2010

Violence Intervention and Prevention Center

Lexington, KY – Dr. Greg Davis talks with his guests about UK's Violence Intervention and Prevention Center.

Local/Regional News
4:39 am
Tue January 19, 2010

UK Oral Histories Remembers Dr. King

Lexington, KY – On Martin Luther King Day, Doug Boyd with the Louie B. Nunn Center For Oral History at the University of Kentucky stops by to play some rare tape of a conversation between Robert Penn Warren and Dr. King about the Civil Rights Movement.

Local/Regional News
12:23 pm
Fri January 15, 2010

Grayson Officially Enters U-S Senate Race

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Local/Regional News
12:20 pm
Fri January 15, 2010

State Lawmakers Head Home For Long Weekend

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Local/Regional News
4:54 pm
Wed January 13, 2010

Charter Schools Not Part Of Plan To Get Fed Dollars

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Local/Regional News
1:11 pm
Wed January 13, 2010

Beshear Launches "Smart Government" Initiative

Frankfort, KY – Calling it his "Smart Government" policy, Gov. Beshear says the initiative expands on efficiencies instituted during his first two years in office. For one thing, Beshear says the ten percent pay cut he agreed to last year will continue this year. "And again, Lt. Gov. Mongiardo and several members of my closest circle of advisors are joining me. But this year, we will also be joined by the secretaries of my cabinet."

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Local/Regional News
11:29 am
Wed January 13, 2010

Lexington's Carnegie Center Wins National Design / Space Awards

Lexington, KY – The Carnegie Center for Literacy and Learning in Lexington received $10,000 as part of the competitive 2009 MetLife Innovative Space Awards.
It was one of six groups nationwide recognized by the MetLife Foundation and Leveraging Investments in Creativity, an organization aimed at improving conditions for artists.

The center is in the former Lexington Public Library and offers programming for professional writers and activities to improve literacy levels.

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