Alan Lytle

News Director

Bitten by the radio bug as a teenager, Alan Lytle got his start start more than 30 years ago volunteering in Clermont County, Ohio for WOBO-FM. He graduated with a Bachelor of Fine Arts Degree  in Broadcasting from the University of Cincinnati and worked at a variety of radio stations in the Cincinnati market, then made the move to Lexington in the mid-1990s.

Lytle has served as WUKY News Director since 2002 and been the recipient of numerous Associated Press, CASE, and Communicator awards. When not covering news, Lytle enjoys cheering on the Wildcats (and Bearcats) and hanging out with his pet beagle, Howie. He is currently pursuing a Master’s degree in U.S. History from the University of Kentucky.

Ways To Connect

www.midway.edu

This week we discuss the latest news from "The Square" plus a new program at Midway College, Lexmark, Country Boy Brewing and more.

This week we discuss Lexington's real estate market, another restaurant opening up, and the latest beer news on BizLexChat.

Lexmark In Bidding War, Latest Libation News In BizLexChat

Jul 14, 2014

Lexington-based Lexmark is in a bidding war for a Swedish software company.  We discuss the company's options in this week's BizLexChat.

Will The Building Boom Continue In Downtown Lexington?

Jul 7, 2014

This week in BizLexChat we look at the long-term prospects of Lexington's pace of downtown development.

Group Working To Publicize 1867's 'Fourth Of July To Remember'

Jul 3, 2014
The Kentucky Archaeological Survey/Kentucky Heritage Council.

A team of historians has uncovered a significant civil rights rally in Lexington that was held on the Fourth of July, 1867.

Democratic U.S. Sen. Elizabeth Warren joined candidate Alison Lundergan Grimes Sunday in Louisville.

kyforward.com

Central Kentuckians can see what it takes to become an Olympic-level fencer in a new documentary debuting this week in Lexington.

A non-profit group has decided to take back an offer to donate a wheelchair to a man convicted of killing  a UK football player back in 1994.

UK Athletics posted a 3.218 cumulative grade point average for the recently concluded Spring semester - it's best showing since 2003.

UK will use a new $1.5 M grant to craft a program for the prevention and treatment of substance abuse among adolescents.

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