Local/Regional News

Josh James / WUKY

Lexington's Living Arts & Science Center celebrated its grand re-opening Monday.

For 12-years a quaint church in Central Kentucky has brought some of the biggest names in show-business to Richmond. This weekend they’ll host their final show with a comedic legend .

Josh James / WUKY

The state budget arrived on the governor's desk just under the wire late Friday night as lawmakers pushed through priority legislation before the midnight deadline.

Budget Coasts Through Both Chambers, Heads To Governor

Apr 15, 2016
Josh James / WUKY

The Kentucky House of Representatives has approved a two-year operating budget on the last day of the legislative session.

Josh James / WUKY

Final passage of the state's $22 billion spending plan looms large on the last day of the 2016 legislative session, but a number of other bills wait in the wings.

Josh James / WUKY

The first major touring exhibition of art from the United Arab Emirates makes its final stop at the University of Kentucky this week.

Kentucky Leaders Break Budget Impasse, Reach Agreement

Apr 14, 2016
LRC Public Information

Kentucky's legislative leaders have agreed to a two-year operating budget that will pay the community college tuition for all Kentucky high school graduates while spending more than $1 billion on the state's public pension debt.

Josh James / WUKY

University of Kentucky officials want to make the temporary closure of a portion of Rose Street permanent.

Associated Press

A University of Kentucky political analyst says, now more than ever, voters should exercise caution in reading public polls.


Imagining the possibilities for Lexington’s Phoenix Park – that’s the goal of a pilot project that just received the blessing of the Knight Cities Challenge.