Local/Regional News
4:48 pm
Wed April 9, 2014

Beshear: Legislature Committed To Rooting Out Sexual Harassment

Former Democratic Rep. John Arnold
Credit Louisville Courier Journal

Gov. Steve Beshear says he’s confident the legislature is serious about combating sexual harassment in the state house.

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Alan Greenblatt has been covering politics and government in Washington and around the country for 20 years. He came to NPR as a digital reporter in 2010, writing about a wide range of topics, including elections, housing economics, natural disasters and same-sex marriage.

He was previously a reporter with Governing, a magazine that covers state and local government issues. Alan wrote about education, budgets, economic development and legislative behavior, among other topics. He is the coauthor, with Kevin Smith, of Governing States and Localities, a college-level textbook that is now in its fourth edition.

Dr. Greg Davis on Medicine
8:45 am
Wed April 9, 2014

New FDA Approved Device Helps Patients With Migraines

This headband has been approved by the FDA to prevent migraine headaches
Credit photo provided

This week Dr. Greg talks with doctors in the UK neurology department about a new device proven to prevent migraine headaches.

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Local/Regional News
8:00 am
Wed April 9, 2014

Poverty, Justice Focus of Community Assembly

An opening choir performance at the BUILD assembly.

Over a thousand people filled the pews of Porter Memorial Baptist Church Tuesday for the 11th Annual Nehemiah Action Assembly. 

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Local/Regional News
7:45 am
Wed April 9, 2014

Wilcats Receive Warm Welcome

photo courtesy of Matt Goins

The 2014 NCAA runner up banner now hangs in the rafters of Rupp Arena.  Click here to hear audio of the celebration!

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Local/Regional News
7:07 pm
Tue April 8, 2014

Mayor's Budget: Senior Center Upgrade, 45 New Positions, $40M In Bonds For Rupp

Mayor Jim Gray unveils new senior center designs his FY2015 budget address
Credit Josh James / WUKY

Lexington Mayor Jim Gray laid out his FY 2015 budget proposal Tuesday.

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Local/Regional News
2:01 pm
Tue April 8, 2014

Grimes, Jensen Join Paycheck Push

Credit dallas.culturemap.com

Two Kentucky Democratic candidates are joining President Obama’s push for passage of the Paycheck Fairness Act.

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Local/Regional News
1:25 pm
Tue April 8, 2014

State Workers Describe Sexual Harassment

Yolanda Costner and Cassaundra Cooper testified Tuesday before the Legislative Ethics Commission that they were afraid to come to work because they did not know how former Democratic Rep. John Arnold would behave around them.
Credit Louisville Courier Journal

Former state Rep. John Arnold will not be punished for charges that he sexually harassed three state employees over four years.

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Local/Regional News
1:17 pm
Tue April 8, 2014

29 Arrests Made Following Championship Game

Credit AP

Lexington police are calling post-game law enforcement efforts a success, despite an uptick in arrests compared with Saturday.

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Local/Regional News
12:09 pm
Tue April 8, 2014

Ex-Judge To Be Sentenced For Vote Fraud

Former Judge R. Cletus Maricle
Credit WLEX TV

A former eastern Kentucky judge is scheduled for sentencing after pleading guilty to charges alleging wide spread vote fraud in eastern Kentucky.

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