Local/Regional News
8:14 am
Fri August 1, 2008

Concerns Raised Over Crane Safety at UK

Lexington, KY – Several crane accidents nationwide have raised safety concerns around the construction equipment. As Kentucky Public Radio's Stu Johnson reports, three such cranes are situated at the University of Kentucky.

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Local/Regional News
7:56 am
Fri August 1, 2008

Settlement Reached in "Do Not Call" Lawsuit

Frankfort, KY – Dozens of Kentucky consumers will be getting money back thanks to a settlement reached between the state Attorney General's office and a consulting company. Ben Taylor has details.

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Local/Regional News
7:48 am
Fri August 1, 2008

Beshear Hosts Fifth Town Hall Meeting

Madisonville, KY – Kentucky Governor Steve Beshear, on his way to the annual Fancy Farm picnic, stopped off in Madisonville Thursday night for another of the administration's town hall meetings. Tony McVeigh has more.

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Local/Regional News
9:11 am
Thu July 31, 2008

ComAir Civil Trial Convenes Next Week

Lexington, KY – A civil trial is scheduled to start next week in Lexington surrounding a deadly plane crash two years ago. 49 of the 50 passengers and crew died after ComAir Flight 51-91 took off from the wrong runway at Bluegrass Airport. Kentucky Public Radio's Lisa Autry has more.

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Local/Regional News
9:06 am
Thu July 31, 2008

Kentucky School Systems Cut Hundreds of Jobs

Frankfort, KY – State budget cuts have forced Kentucky public schools to eliminate nearly 1000 positions. Kentucky Public Radio's Gabe Bullard has more.

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Local/Regional News
9:01 am
Thu July 31, 2008

Former State AG Hopes To Expand Legal Gambling

Frankfort, KY – Another Kentucky lawmaker is drafting legislation to expand legal gambling operations in the Commonwealth. We get details from Kentucky Public Radio's Tony McVeigh.

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Specials
10:29 am
Tue July 29, 2008

Georgia Green Stamper on Dieting

Lexington, KY – Georgia Green Stamper opines on the perils of dieting.

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Local/Regional News
1:22 am
Tue July 29, 2008

Initiative Looks at Role of Bystanders in Violent Crimes (Part 2)

Lexington, KY – The "Green Dot Initiative" looks at violence prevention from the bystander's point of view.

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Local/Regional News
1:21 am
Tue July 29, 2008

Initiative Looks At Role Of Bystanders In Violent Crimes

Lexington, KY – The "Green Dot Initiative" looks at violence prevention from the bystander's point of view.

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Tonic
1:46 pm
Mon July 28, 2008

Touring into the Promised Land

Singer/songwriter Dar Williams stopped by WUKY to talk about her forthcoming record Promised Land. Hear the full interview.

Tonic 2008

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