The Business Side

Spotlighting issues affecting the bottom line in Central Kentucky.

Keeneland.com

Nearly eighteen hundred thoroughbred horses will be auctioned off at the Horses of All Ages sale which starts today at Keeneland.  This week on the Business Side we talk with Natalie Voss of the Paulick Report for a preview of this year's event.

Conflicting State Budget Numbers This Week On The Business Side

Dec 7, 2015
Associated Press

Outgoing Governor Beshear says Kentucky will finish "in the black," while incoming Governor Bevin says he's being saddled with a $500M shortfall.  We discuss the conflicting narratives with Lane Report Executive Editor Mark Green.

bio.nmsu.edu

This week on the Business Side we talk with the Kentucky Office of Emplolyment and Training's Manoj Shanker about the state's jobless rate which is at its lowest point in more than a decade.

Public Pension Fixes This Week On The Business Side

Nov 16, 2015
AP

This week on The Business Side Alan Lytle and the Lane Report's Mark Green discuss Governor-Elect Matt Bevin and the Kentucky General Assembly's options in fixing the state's multi-billion dollar liability shortfall.

Bevin To Inherit Stronger Economy From Beshear

Nov 9, 2015
AP

This week on the Business Side the Lane Report's Mark Green and WUKY News Director Alan Lytle discuss the strength and shape of the state economy that will soon be the responsibility of Republican Governor-Elect Matt Bevin.

The Business Side Of A More Educated Workforce

Nov 2, 2015
AP

A new study has concluded that Kentucky's state coffers could be increased by $900 million a year if the number of people in the state with at least an associate degree were to increase to the national average.  This week on the Business Side Alan Lytle talks with Chris Bollinger of the University of Kentucky's Center for Business and Economic Research, which released the report. 

The Business Side Of Breeders' Cup Week In Lexington

Oct 26, 2015
visitlex.com

This week on the Business Side Alan Lytle talks with VisitLex president Mary Quinn Ramer about Breeders' Cup week in Lexington.

The Business Side Of CentrePointe & A New City Hall

Oct 12, 2015
wuky.org

This week on the Business Side Alan Lytle and Lane Report executive editor Mark Green discuss the city of Lexington's most recent efforts to move LFUCG and Council offices out of the nearly century old Phoenix Hotel building and how the revived CentrePointe project might or might not factor into that.

Construction Projects Way Up In Ky. In 2015

Oct 5, 2015
AP

This week on the Business Side we discuss the latest statewide construction numbers with Lane Report executive editor Mark Green.

Business Side: Ky. Auto Industry's Growing Importance To The State Economy

Sep 21, 2015
Kentucky Auto Industry Association

This week on the Business Side Alan Lytle and Lane Report Executive Editor Mark Green discuss the recent Kentucky Automotive Industry Association's first-ever AutoVision Conference.

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