Local/Regional News
5:08 pm
Thu April 10, 2014

Beshear Signs Cannabis Oil Bill Into Law

Doctors at two university research hospitals can now prescribe oil derived from marijuana or hemp to treat patients.

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Local/Regional News
4:51 pm
Thu April 10, 2014

FCPS Music Programs Receive National Recognition

Fayette County Public Schools has landed on a list of the Best Communities for Music Education.

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Local/Regional News
2:40 pm
Thu April 10, 2014

WUKY's Anne Deck Will Perform For Local Fundraiser

Local celebrities and community leaders will try out their acting chops this weekend at The Lexington Children’s Theater.

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Local/Regional News
11:14 am
Thu April 10, 2014

Lifelong Learning Celebrates 50 Years at UK

The University of Kentucky’s Osher Lifelong Learning Institute will celebrate its 50th anniversary Saturday.

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Rock & Roots
10:01 am
Thu April 10, 2014

A tadoo Lounge: soft and loud tadoo featuring Palisades w/Emily Hagihara

Link to the event PAGE...

Emily Hagihara (of Ancient Warfare and Chico Fellini) performs material from her solo project. First will be a short stripped-down solo set, followed by a full-band set with Severn Edmonson, Derek Rhineheiner, and Joe Drury.

Come one, come all. Bring your grandmother and some ear plugs. All-ages, all proclivites.

With Pizza Pi food truck!

Craft beer is a guarantee as is getting your ass kicked in pinball.

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Local/Regional News
9:22 am
Thu April 10, 2014

Grimes Keeps Controversial Campaign Donation

photo courtesy of Associated Press

Alleged victims of sexual harassment by a former Kentucky lawmaker tell the Senate Candidate to keep his donation.

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Local/Regional News
9:11 am
Thu April 10, 2014

Workers Pull Last Corvette From Massive Sinkhole

The last of eight classic Corvettes gobbled up by a giant sinkhole in Kentucky has been recovered, but the car is completely  mangled.

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Local/Regional News
9:02 am
Thu April 10, 2014

Man Involved In Double Slaying Dies In Prison

A man who pleaded guilty in 2009 to participating in a double slaying in central Kentucky has died in prison. 

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WUKY In Depth
6:00 am
Thu April 10, 2014

STORYCORPS: Local Restaurant Owner Welcomed No-Smoking Ordinance

L to R: Lexington restaurant owner Joe Bologna, and former Urban County Councilman Willie Fogle
Credit Kentucky Center For Smoke Free Policy

As we mark ten years of Lexington's No-Smoking ordinance a local restaurant owner believes he was the first to put in a no-smoking section.

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Annie Russell is VPR's weekend producer. She has interned for NPR at Weekends on All Things Considered and for WNYC at On The Media.  She is a graduate of Columbia Journalism School. She loves the Boston Celtics unconditionally.

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