WUKY In Depth

WUKY In Depth
10:55 am
Fri July 8, 2011

Kentucky National Guardsmen Ready for Historic Mission in Iraq

CAMP ATTERBURY, Ind. – The United States invaded Iraq in 2003. Now eight years later, the Department of Defense is ready to finalize the military drawdown. Helping in that effort are soldiers from the Kentucky National Guard and three other states. Brenna Angel reports on what some are thinking about as they prepare for the historic mission.

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WUKY In Depth
10:04 pm
Thu June 2, 2011

FEATURE: Local Theater Group Uses Funeral Home for Stage

LEXINGTON, Ky. – When Lexington theater group On The Verge Productions opens its latest play this weekend, it won't be performed on a traditional stage. The venue for "Three Viewings" plays a significant role for the cast, the audience, and the show's sponsor.

Jeffrey Hatcher's "Three Viewings" is not your typical play. It has three acts - each a monologue from characters carrying on after the death of someone important in their life.

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WUKY In Depth
5:57 pm
Mon April 25, 2011

Should He Stay or Should He Go?

Frankfort, KY – A fascinating footnote of Civil War history is the fact that the President of the United States at the time, and the President of the Confederacy, were both born in Kentucky. And as Kentucky Public Radio's Tony McVeigh reports, a constant reminder of that fact continues to cause some Kentuckians considerable consternation.

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WUKY In Depth
5:37 pm
Wed April 20, 2011

Reducing Binge Drinking Topic Of Special Conference

Frankfort, KY – A program aimed at reducing binge drinking among college students is showing positive results at the University of Alabama. And as Kentucky Public Radio's Tony McVeigh reports, representatives of the university are sharing their ideas with colleges in Kentucky.

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WUKY In Depth
10:45 am
Tue February 15, 2011

A Conversation Through History

Lexington, KY – In this special Black History Month installment of Saving Stories, Alan Lytle chats with Dr. Doug Boyd from the Louie B. Nunn Center for Oral Histories in the UK Libraries about its collection of interviews with Martin Luther King and Malcolm X and their different approaches to Civil Rights.

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WUKY In Depth
10:38 am
Tue February 1, 2011

Adoption Support for Kentucky

Lexington, KY – Dr. Todd discusses UK's award-winning "Adoption Support for Kentucky" program with Carrie Saunders from the College of Social Work & Mike Grimes with Kentucky state government.

WUKY In Depth
1:03 pm
Tue January 25, 2011

Para Dressage Feature

LEXINGTON, Ky. – Sports feature by WUKY reporter Brenna Angel for the 2010 Kentucky AP Broadcasters awards.

WUKY In Depth
12:15 pm
Tue January 25, 2011

Continuing Coverage: Flood Aftermath

LEXINGTON, Ky. – Continuing coverage of severe flooding that hit central Kentucky.

WUKY In Depth
11:49 am
Tue January 25, 2011

WEG Series

LEXINGTON, Ky. – Special series on the World Equestrian Games produced by reporter Brenna Angel.

Please note: 17 in-depth reports were produced as part of WUKY's series leading up and through the World Equestrian Games.

Due to time restraints, four stories from the series are submitted in this entry: WEG prep; feature on eventing athletes; shopping at WEG; and the legacy of the Games.

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WUKY In Depth
8:38 am
Tue January 25, 2011

2010 Political Coverage

LEXINGTON, Ky. – Coverage of U.S. Senate race between Democrat Jack Conway and Republican Rand Paul.

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