Chase Cavanaugh

Reporter

Chase Cavanaugh first got on the air as a volunteer reader for Central Kentucky Radio Eye, a local news service for the visually impaired.  He began reporting for WUKY in February 2012, after receiving his Master’s degree from the University of Kentucky’s Patterson School of Diplomacy and International Commerce. 

Cavanaugh’s interest in politics, economics, and foreign affairs has deep roots.  He grew up in a Foreign Service family living around the world, received his Bachelor’s degree in political science from Notre Dame, studied French at Middlebury, and spent a year in Paris at Sciences Po. 

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Local/Regional News
8:00 am
Thu January 9, 2014

Plans to Renovate Rupp Arena Unveiled

Los Angeles architect Robert Mankin led a public meeting at Lexington's  Hyatt Regency Wednesday to discuss upgrades to Rupp Arena. 

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Local/Regional News
11:41 am
Fri December 13, 2013

Capilouto Hosts Panel of University Presidents

From left to right: Dr. Eli Capiluto, Dr. M. Dwaine Greene, Dr. Michael Benson, and Dr. John Marsden

University of Kentucky President Eli Capilouto hosted a panel with three of his regional counterparts at the city's Hyatt Regency today. 

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Local/Regional News
6:00 am
Tue December 10, 2013

City Holds Public Hearing on Time Warner Cable

The city of Lexington held a hearing Monday seeking comment on the services of Time Warner Cable. 

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Local/Regional News
12:47 pm
Fri December 6, 2013

Gray Says City Ready to Face Storm

Mayor Gray with Albert Miller of Lexington's Division of Streets and Roads and Assistant Fire Chief Harold Hoskins

Lexington Mayor Jim Gray says the city has taken all necessary precautions to be ready for the upcoming winter storm.

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Local/Regional News
8:00 am
Fri December 6, 2013

UK Students Hold Emergency Response Drill as Part of Final Exam

Students attempting to treat the wounded

Students at the University of Kentucky’s College of Communication held a disaster response drill  Thursday.

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Local/Regional News
11:51 am
Wed December 4, 2013

Visitor's Bureau Rebrands Itself

Lexington's Convention and Visitor's Bureau is changing its name to VisitLex.

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Local/Regional News
8:00 am
Mon November 25, 2013

Awesome Inc Holds Business Startup Competition

Lexington-based Awesome Inc hosted the city’s sixth-annual Start-Up Weekend. 

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Local/Regional News
12:34 pm
Thu November 14, 2013

Big Brothers Big Sisters Announces New Leadership

BBBS Chairman Alan Stein, Incoming President and CEO Ralph Coldiron, and current President Eric Ward.

Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Bluegrass has announced Ralph Coldiron as their next President and CEO.

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Local/Regional News
11:15 am
Tue November 12, 2013

Exercise Gives UK Students Chance To Polish Diplomatic, Problem Solving Skills

The divided nation of Cyprus provided the backdrop for an exercise involving UK's Patterson School and the U-S Army War College
Credit wikipedia

The US Army War College recently visited the University of Kentucky to hold a diplomatic crisis simulation.   Reporter Chase Cavanaugh listened in.

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Local/Regional News
8:00 am
Thu November 7, 2013

Carnegie Center to Celebrate Great Gatsby

Lexington's Carnegie Center is bringing Fitzgerald's novel to life through its second annual Carnegie Classic.

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