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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In this week's episode, reporter Chase Cavanaugh speaks with a policy specialist from the 10th district. 

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The Lexington-Fayette Urban County Council approved preliminary 2016 rates Tuesday for the city’s real estate taxes.

Nearly half the Council has been accounted for in reporter Chase Cavanaugh’s ongoing series.  This week, he speaks with someone who has a history in city government, but has only recently returned to politics.

Fayette County Public Schools’ new superintendent began his first day on the job Monday.

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This week, reporter Chase Cavanaugh speaks with the new representative of Lexington's 6th District. 

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The City of Lexington is set to be accredited as a Safe Community by the National Safety Council. 

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This week, reporter Chase Cavanaugh sits down with 7th District Councilwoman Jennifer Scutchfield.

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In this week's episode, reporter Chase Cavanaugh speaks with Councilman Jake Gibbs, who represents Lexington's third district.

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As the Urban County Council goes on its summer hiatus this week, reporter Chase Cavanaugh continues his series on the group's different representatives. 

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In this new series, Reporter Chase Cavanaugh sits down and gets acquainted with Lexington's local representatives, beginning with 2nd District Councilmember Shevawn Akers. 

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