Brenna Angel

Former WUKY Morning News Anchor / Reporter

Lexington native Brenna Angel anchored local morning newscasts for WUKY through May 13. She joined the station in March 2010 after previously working for WHAS-AM in Louisville.

Her work has been honored by the Hearst Foundation, the Radio Television Digital News Association, and the Associated Press. Several of Brenna’s stories have aired on NPR’s Morning Edition and All Things Considered.

Brenna accepted a position with the Lexington Mayor's Office in May 2013.

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Local/Regional News
5:03 pm
Fri April 6, 2012

Keeneland Opens 2012 Spring Meet

Keeneland Photo

LEXINGTON, Ky. -  A kids club and a betting system called fractional wagering are two of the new offerings at Keeneland Race Course this year. Thousands of fans poured through green gates at the Lexington track today for the opening of spring meet.

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Local/Regional News
3:25 pm
Wed April 4, 2012

14th Annual Reforest the Bluegrass Announced

LEXINGTON, Ky. - More than two acres of land at the northern part of Lexington’s Legacy Trail near Spindletop Hall and Iron Works Pike is the site of this year’s Reforest the Bluegrass.

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Local/Regional News
2:29 pm
Tue April 3, 2012

Wildcat Sculpture Installed at UK Campus

Photo by Brenna Angel, WUKY

LEXINGTON, Ky. - Perfect timing. A day after winning the NCAA men’s basketball tournament, a larger-than-life bronze wildcat sculpture was installed at the University of Kentucky campus.

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Local/Regional News
2:24 pm
Tue April 3, 2012

20,000 Fans Celebrate UK Title at Rupp

LEXINGTON, Ky. - Thousands of UK fans will be packed into Rupp Arena this afternoon for a celebration of the men’s basketball teaming winning the NCAA title.

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Local/Regional News
10:16 am
Thu March 29, 2012

Woodland Park Losing 200-Year-Old Poplar Tree

The tree before being cut down. Click to view more photos.

LEXINGTON, Ky. - Decay and vandalism have finally taken their toll on a 200-year-old yellow poplar in Woodland Park.

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Local/Regional News
4:24 pm
Wed March 28, 2012

CentrePointe Design Wins Review Board Approval

LEXINGTON, Ky. -  "This is CentrePointe’s time," architect Rick Ekhoff told the Courthouse Area Design Review Board Wednesday as he provided updates of the proposed downtown Lexington skyscraper.

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Local/Regional News
1:46 pm
Wed March 28, 2012

Lexington Government Seeks Citizens' Advocate

LEXINGTON, Ky. - Wanted: someone who knows about the city of Lexington and local government, is a good listener, and is resourceful.

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Local/Regional News
4:03 pm
Tue March 27, 2012

Kentucky Joining National Prescription Monitoring Network

FRANKFORT, Ky. - Kentucky’s prescription monitoring program will soon link up with databases in other states.

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3:52 pm
Tue March 27, 2012

Hospice of the Bluegrass Agrees to Medicare Settlement

LEXINGTON, Ky. - A Lexington company has agreed to pay nearly $700,000 to the U.S. government to settle civil allegations of Medicare fraud.

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Local/Regional News
4:07 pm
Mon March 26, 2012

Mayors of Louisville, Lexington Make Friendly Wager on Final Four Game

Photo by Britney McIntosh / UK Athletics

FRANKFORT, Ky.  Louisville Mayor Greg Fischer presented his Lexington counterpart with a bottle of Woodford Reserve Bourbon today as part of a friendly wager on who will win the Final Four matchup between U of L and UK.

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