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Kentucky Outlook

Kentucky Outlook

Kentucky Outlook goes beyond the thirty-second sound bite to give a story the time it deserves. Hosted by Emmy Award winner Barbara Deeb, Kentucky Outlook offers compelling and informative insight into issues that affect us all.

Latest News from WKU Public Radio

Kentucky Horse Park in Lexington Names Interim Director

The Kentucky Horse Park has an interim director to take over following the quickly-approaching retirement of its longtime director John Nicholson.

The Kentucky Horse Park Commission has chosen Ted N...

2014 SOKY Book Festival to Feature Nearly 150 Authors

An organizer of an upcoming book festival in Bowling Green says it’s becoming more of a challenge to get authors at larger publishers to appear at events for free.

Kristie Lowry is literary outreach...

Rand Paul Plans New England Swing

Kentucky’s junior U.S. Senator is headed back to New England. 

Republican Rand Paul will be in Massachusetts on Friday to speak at the Harvard Institute of

Politics.  The head of the instit...

At Fort Campbell, First Lady Announces Enhanced Job Site For Military Veterans

First lady Michelle Obama has announced a new online effort to link soldiers leaving the military with jobs that match their skill sets.

She said Wednesday that the new Veterans Employment Center pr...

High Court Won't Overturn Death Sentence for Kentucky Man

The Supreme Court says there will be no new sentencing hearing for a man who confessed to kidnapping, raping and killing a 16-year-old girl in Kentucky.

The justices in a 6-3 ruling Wednesday refuse...