WUKY In Depth

In depth stories from the WUKY news team.

This week we visit with Mary Quinn Ramer, the new president of VisitLEX, formerly the Lexington Convention and Visitors Bureau.  She talks about her goals for 2015, as well as preparations for the Breeder's Cup Classic coming to Keeneland this fall.

A new documentary being aired in Kentucky will introduce viewers to the colorful characters who craft bourbon.  "Kentucky Bourbon Tales:  Distilling the Family Business"  draws from oral history interviews conducted by the University of Kentucky's Louie B. Nunn Center for Oral History.  The program's director Joanna Hay and Nunn Center Director Doug Boyd recently stopped by our studios to talk about the special project.

Ky. Chamber Outlines 2015 Legislative Agenda

Dec 1, 2014

The Kentucky Chamber of Commerce has identified its number one legislative priority for the 2015 Legislative Session.

Karyn Czar

Our Kentucky Adventures series continues with a trip to the kitchen at Natural Bridge State Park where Karyn learns how to cook the perfect turkey.

Claude Sullivan: Behind The Mic

Nov 21, 2014
UK Athletics

A new book is bringing renewed appreciation for Claude Sullivan, the voice of the Kentucky Wildcats for the better part of three decades.

Gray's Second-Term Priorities, Town-Gown Challenges, On BizLexChat

Nov 17, 2014

This week we discuss the second term priorities for Lexington Mayor Jim Gray, including how he sees current Town-Gown relations.

This week, Business Lexington editor-in-chief Erik Carlson discusses the agenda going forward after the midterm elections.

Teens And Politics 2014, Anything Different This Year?

Nov 4, 2014

Thousands of Kentuckians go to the polls today but how many teenagers will be among that number?

This week we discuss the Garth Brooks weekend, fifty new jobs coming to Lexington, plus some restaurant comings and goings.

David Greene took some time off from his hosting job at NPR's Morning Edition to trek 6,000 miles across Russia and the result is chronicled in his new book, Midnight in Siberia: A Train Journey in the Heart of Russia.