Local/Regional News
12:13 am
Thu January 10, 2008

Kentucky Tobacco Vendors Complying With Law

Lexington, KY – The latest survey results indicate Kentucky's retail tobacco outlets are doing a good job of not selling tobacco products to minors. Kathleen Adams has more on the story.

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Local/Regional News
10:01 am
Wed January 9, 2008

Pike County School Superintendent Predicts Dire Consequences If Cuts Take Place

Lexington, KY – If Kentucky lawmakers can't make up revenue shortfalls in the state budget and move forward with funding cuts to public school districts, one school superintendent in the eastern part of the state predicts serious ramifications. Kathleen Adams has details.

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Local/Regional News
10:42 am
Tue January 8, 2008

Lexington Hits Record High Monday And Could Do It Again Today

Lexington, KY – The high temperature in Lexington Monday was 70 degrees and forecasters with the National Weather Service in Louisville say that broke a record for the date set in 1907 when the mercury hit 68. Now as Kathleen Adams reports, Lexington could see another temperature record fall today.

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WUKY In Depth
9:52 am
Tue January 8, 2008

Christian Volunteer Group Departs For Middle East

Lexington, KY – Lexington Theological Seminary student Bob Silvanik is part of a faith-based delegation traveling to the Middle East to begin a two week "Peace Mission". Kathleen Adams recently met with Silvanik, and the 49 year old discussed his hopes for the trip.

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Local/Regional News
8:06 am
Tue January 8, 2008

Sewer Fee Hike On The Horizon

Lexington, KY – Lexingtonians may see a sewer fee increase sooner than many expected. As Josh James reports, the city wants to shore up funds before it completes negotiations with the Environmental Protection Agency.

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Local/Regional News
8:03 am
Tue January 8, 2008

Council Water Discussion Ends In Stalemate

Lexington, KY – An Urban County Council discussion of the competing plans for a new water supply ended in a stalemate Tuesday night. As Josh James reports, the council was responding to an unorthodox order from the Public Service Commission to provide an official opinion on the issue.

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Local/Regional News
1:00 am
Tue January 8, 2008

NPR's New Hampshire Primary Special To Air On Wookie 3

Lexington, KY – With the New Hampshire primary coming a scant five days after the Iowa caucuses, the atmosphere is electric, and NPR is there. HD listeners can hear NPR's special coverage of the historic contest live from the Granite State on WUKY HD-3 or "Wookie 3." The special report airs tonight at 8 and lasts until 11PM.

Local/Regional News
4:15 am
Mon January 7, 2008

Bastin Sworn In As Lexington's New Police Chief

Lexington, KY – Ronnie Bastin has officially been sworn in as Lexington's Police Chief.

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Local/Regional News
1:21 am
Mon January 7, 2008

Kentucky Launches Online Mortgage Licensing System

Lexington, KY – Kentucky has taken the lead and joined six other states in implementing an online mortgage licensing system. As Kathleen Adams reports, the system is designed to protect consumers.

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Local/Regional News
11:24 am
Fri January 4, 2008

LexTran Board Green-Lights Trolley Plan

Lexington, KY – LexTran board members have green-lighted a plan that would bring a trolley system to downtown Lexington. But as Kathleen Adams reports, before that happens funding for the old-style buses must be found.

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