WUKY In Depth

In depth stories from the WUKY news team.

STORYCORPS: Passing A Statewide Smoke-Free Law

Feb 20, 2014
Kentucky Center For Smoke Free Policy

This week in StoryCorps, meet the Lexington legislator trying to round up votes for passage of a statewide smoke-free law.

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

Feb 17, 2014
Business Lexington

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

STORYCORPS: What About The Tobacco Farmer?

Feb 13, 2014
Kentucky Center For Smoke Free Policy

Today in StoryCorps we hear from someone whose life and livelihood became affected by the rising tide of anti-tobacco sentiment.

UK's CBER Releases Report on State's Economy

Feb 12, 2014
UK Gatton School

Top economists from across the state gathered in Lexington Tuesday for the annual Economic Outlook Conference.


This week we discuss tax modernization, an important legal case, Code For America, and finish the segment up with, what else, a cold one.

University of Kentucky music theory professor Kevin Holm-Hudson discusses the continuing influence of the Fab Four in America 50 years on.

Kentucky Center For Smoke Free Policy

This week's StoryCorps segment concerns July 1st, 2003; the night Lexington became the first city in Ky. to pass a no-smoking ordinance.

Lexmark, Fat Tire, And Bourbon Tours On BizLexChat

Feb 3, 2014

This week on BizLexChat we discuss Lexmark's success and what else, Bourbon.

Advocacy Groups Claim Momentum Building For Felon Voting Rights Bill

Feb 1, 2014
Kentuckians for the Commonwealth

If a recent rally at the Capitol is any indication, momentum for a long-discussed felon voting rights bill may be on the rise.

STORYCORPS: Smoking, Lung Cancer, and 50 Years Of Surgeon General Warnings

Jan 30, 2014
Kentucky Center For Smoke Free Policy

This week we hear from two local physicians who have seen more than their fair share of cases of lung cancer in the Commonwealth.