11:33 am
Tue July 22, 2014

Join WUKY And NPR For The 2014 Newport Folk Festival

NPR Music and WUKY are headed to the 2014 Newport Folk Festival this month, and we'll be gathering some great music for listeners - and you can find it right here!

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11:22 am
Mon June 30, 2014


WUKY in the News
6:07 pm
Wed June 4, 2014

WUKY One Of Paste Magazine's "10 Radio Stations You Wish Were In Your Town"

From Paste Magazine:

With online listening and the I Heart Radio movement, you can hear most radio stations anywhere you can get wifi. But if you’re typically wired to your Spotify playlist on road trips, we’ve done the tuning for you—here are 10 listener-supported radio stations with consistently great programming, great hosts, and even some local flavor.

Check out WUKY ranked #7! Read the full article.

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WUKY Programs
11:33 am
Wed April 30, 2014

Crunkadelic Funk Show Returns To Airwaves On WUKY

After a brief hiatus, DeBraun Thomas brings back the 'Funk' to Lexington -- this time on WUKY. The "Crunkadelic Funk Show" hits the airwaves beginning at 10 p.m. Saturday, May 3.

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Community Events
10:59 am
Thu April 17, 2014

LexArts Hop

LexArts Hop is Friday, April 18 from 5 to 8 pm.

The event is a self-guided tour of the visual arts in downtown Lexington, KY. Patrons begin at any location and visit as many or as few participating venues as they would like. Each site presents an exciting new exhibit for each Hop and, thanks to the generosity of many, admission is always free.

Along the Hop, patrons are also able to board the Trolley and travel to their next stop, free of charge, courtesy of LexTran. Trolley stops are marked on the map in this brochure.

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Support WUKY
5:51 pm
Tue April 1, 2014

Daily Prizes - April 2


Get a look at our daily prizes for April 2...

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Support WUKY
11:26 am
Tue April 1, 2014

April 1-4 - Daily Prizes

Morning Edition

Abstract Teapot by Potter Cynthia Cusic, one of the craft artist doing the Red Lick Valley Artisans Tour MAY 10, 2014 9-6PM A self-guided tour of working studios of various craft artists in Red Lick Valley located in the unique “Knobs” area of Eastern Kentucky.

Rock & Roots (9am-Noon)

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11:17 pm
Sun March 30, 2014

WUKY Takes Home Top Radio Awards From KY Associated Press

WUKY reporters were honored with several awards Saturday night at the 2014 Kentucky Associated Press Broadcasters Banquet.

WUKY’s Josh James took home two first place awards: Best Radio Reporter and Best Short Serious News Feature for a story detailing the legal cases challenging the authority of state libraries to raise tax levels. He was also named "Best in Show" in the radio category. 

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Pledge Drive
11:02 am
Wed March 26, 2014

WUKY Spring Pledge Drive 2014

Dear Listeners and Friends,

Thank you for your pledge of support for WUKY during our Spring Pledge Drive.  We came in only $3,000 short of our $80,000 goal.  With increased programming costs and tighter budgets, your support is more important than ever! WUKY relies on member contributions, like yours, that allow us to maintain the quality, strength and editorial independence you count on daily.

I'd like to give a very special "Thank You" to our High Fidelity Club members that provide WUKY with a stable source of income on a monthly basis.  Without your continued support, we would be solely dependent upon our pledge drives.  As the membership for this club continues to grow we anticipate less on-air fundraising and enhanced programming that you have come to depend on.  

If you didn't get a chance to pledge during our Spring Pledge Drive it's not too late to make your tax-deductible contribution today!

Thank you for your kind support!


Robert T. Hansel
Membership Manager


Our Super Sonic Showdown has ended, and we'd like to thank everyone who voted and our grand champs... The Beatles!