Erik Carlson

WUKY In Depth
8:40 am
Mon March 31, 2014

A Crippling Setback For Rupp Renovation Project?

In this week's BizLexChat we discuss the short and long-term prospects of the Rupp Arena Renovation project.

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WUKY In Depth
8:40 am
Mon March 24, 2014

Hotel Tax, Local Option, Props To KFC And Emerge 14 On BizLexChat

Colonel Harland Sanders sold his Kentucky Fried Chicken business to John Y. Brown 50 years ago this month.
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We get the latest on the Hotel Tax bill, the Local Option Sales Tax, a milestone for KFC, and an upcoming conference in Lexington.

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WUKY In Depth
8:40 am
Mon March 3, 2014

BEAM, Bourbon And Other Potent Potables In BizLexChat

UK will be working with Lightweight and Modern Materials Manufacturing Innovation Institute in Detroit.
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UK and U of L cash in on BEAM momentum, plus Maker's Mark expansion plans discussed in our weekly BizLexChat.

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WUKY In Depth
8:40 am
Mon February 24, 2014

The Business Of Education This Week On BizLexChat

Transy has a new president, plus UK's new provost and ag. dean, all discussed at some length in this week's BizLexChat segment.

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WUKY In Depth
8:40 am
Mon February 17, 2014

Rupp Re-Dux, Plans For 'The Square' This Week On BizLexChat

Rendering of the Revamped Rupp Arena
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This week we discuss the newly released plans for a "liberated" Rupp Arena, and what's up with Victorian Square.

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WUKY In Depth
8:40 am
Mon February 10, 2014

Beshear Tax Plan, Moving Co. Case, Code For America, And West Sixth Expansion On BizLexChat

Governor Steve Beshear announced his tax reform package during a news conference in Frankfort last week
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This week we discuss tax modernization, an important legal case, Code For America, and finish the segment up with, what else, a cold one.

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WUKY In Depth
8:40 am
Mon January 13, 2014

Toyota's Lexus Line, Odds Of Tax Reform Discussed on This Week's BizLexChat

In BizLexChat we discuss the new Lexus production line at the Georgetown Toyota plant, and the chance of tax reform getting through the legislature.

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WUKY In Depth
8:40 am
Mon January 6, 2014

Trends To Watch In 2014 In This Week's BizLexChat

In this week's BizLexChat we discuss top local business trends of the New Year with editor in chief Erik Carlson.

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WUKY In Depth
8:40 am
Mon December 23, 2013

Slow Rebuild In West Liberty & Beer Cheese Trail In This Week's BizLexChat

Bank building and courthouse in West Liberty which was devastated by a tornado in March 2012.
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This week Business Lexington Editor In Chief Erik Carlson talks about a slow rebuild taking place in West Liberty, as well as Ky.'s Beer Cheese Trail.

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WUKY In Depth
8:40 am
Mon December 16, 2013

Lexington's New Econ. Development Fund And Demise Of Desha's On BizLexChat

DeSha's Restaurant in Victorian Square will close later this month
Credit Business Lexington

On this week's BizLexChat we talk Economic Development fundingĀ  and the imminent departure of DeSha's Restaurant downtown.

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