Local/Regional News


The company that makes Louisville Slugger bats has announced a deal to sell the iconic brand to rival Wilson Sporting Goods Co.

National Park Service

A museum and a university in southwestern Ohio are working together to create artifacts for a new display at a northern Kentucky historic site.

Paul To Clinton: Return Foreign Government Money

Mar 20, 2015

Likely Republican presidential candidate Rand Paul is calling on Hillary Clinton to return donations several foreign governments made to her family's philanthropic foundation.

Louisville Plays Host To Royalty

Mar 20, 2015
AP (Timothy D. Easley,Pool)

Prince Charles and his wife have received a distinctly Kentucky welcome during their daylong visit to the Bluegrass state.

Josh James / WUKY

A naturalization ceremony at Transylvania University Friday brought together a crowd from more than 60 countries.

Court: Ky. Library Tax Rates Can Stay

Mar 20, 2015
Josh James / WUKY

The Kentucky Court of Appeals has ruled that most public libraries can raise taxes by 4 percent each year without asking taxpayers for permission.

No Agreement Yet On Heroin Bill

Mar 19, 2015
Josh James / WUKY

House and Senate negotiators met for about two hours Thursday but didn't reach agreement on a bill that would battle the state's growing heroin problem.

Josh James / WUKY

For the first time, museums and other history-related organizations in the Bluegrass met Wednesday to chart a more cooperative path forward as they work attract tourist dollars.

Josh James / WUKY

The University of Kentucky will house the nation’s first USDA Rural Child Poverty Nutrition Center thanks to a $2.5 million dollar federal investment.

LRC Public Information

Lawmakers at odds over proposed fixes for the state’s declining gas tax revenues have two days to agree on a compromise or face the prospect of a $250 million shortfall in the two-year road plan.