Karyn Czar

Morning News Anchor / Reporter

Karyn Czar joined the WUKY News team July 1, 2013, but she's no stranger to radio.

As a news anchor and reporter for Clear Channel until they closed their Lexington news bureau in April 2009, she has over 15 years of radio experience and has taken home numerous AP and Edward R. Murrow awards including best reporter, best continuing coverage, best spot news, best newscast and best use of sound.

You can hear her weekday mornings during Morning Edition.

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A former Kentucky Poet Laureate has died after an 18 month long battle with cancer.  Jane Gentry Vance passed away this week.

More than 40,000 students are hitting the books again in Fayette County.  Karyn Czar reports on the district's first day of school.


Construction of Kentucky’s first carbon capture pilot system has officially begun at a power plant near Harrodsburg.

A $3.5M dollar grant from the CDC to the UK Rural Cancer Prevention center will help promote early detection of colorectal cancer in Appalachia.

It's no secret that the science, technology, engineering, and mathematical fields can be demanding.

Karyn Czar / WUKY

The YMCA of Central Kentucky is launching a pilot program this summer designed to teach young swimmers how to stay safe in and around the water.

By a vote of four to one, the Fayette County School Board approved a tentative budget for the upcoming fiscal year.

The National Corvette Museum in Bowling Green has learned how to turn lemons into lemonade.

A million dollar renovation and expansion at a Lexington Hospital could mean the difference between life and death for countless patients.

Lexington Police, UK and Drug Free Lex are just a few of the sponsors that are bringing Med Toss back for local residents this weekend.