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 Associated Press 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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Some students are doing far better than others in Fayette County Schools, and the Equity Council is hoping to turn things around.

Karyn Czar

Our Kentucky Adventures series continues with a trip to the kitchen at Natural Bridge State Park where Karyn learns how to cook the perfect turkey.

High winds have caused damage, power outages and road closures throughout Kentucky. 

A Bengals Fan is using her new found fame to raise money for charity.

At the 11th hour, of the 11th day on the 11th month, Veterans were recognized on UK’s campus.


Candidates in Kentucky's Sixth Congressional District clashed over a number of issues during a forum on statewide TV.

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.