John Hingsbergen

Associate Manager/Program Director

Ways To Connect

On this week's edition of Kentucky Tonight, guest host Renee Shaw and guests will discuss state tax reform.  The program, which airs "live" at 8:00 pm Monday evening on Kentucky Educational Television, will be re-broadcast on Tuesday morning at 11:00 on the WEKU station.

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Thank you to everyone who made a donation last week and during our one-day Summer Countdown fund drive.

Thanks to you, your friends and neighbors...your fellow listeners and members of WEKU, we have completed our fundraising for Spring 2012!

As promised, we stopped our on-air fundraising when we reached, and actually exceeded, our $15,000 goal at 12:54 PM on Friday. The total came in at $16,920!

Your generosity makes it possible for the news, information, and music to be there everyday of the year.

Once again, thanks from WEKU!

On this week's edition of Kentucky Tonight, host Bill Goodman and guests will discuss the 2012 election.  The program that aired Monday night on Kentucky Educational Television, will be re-broadcast at 11:00 am Tuesday on the WEKU stations.

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The lineup for the 2012-13 Broadway Live series was announced this week during the annual season preview event at the Lexington Opera House. The Thursday event showcased local talent who performed excerpts from top national touring productions that have been booked for the coming   season. 

On this week's edition of Kentucky Tonight, host Bill Goodman and guests will discuss the 2012 election.   The program which is "live" on Kentucky Educational Television Monday night, repeats Tuesday morning at 11:00 on the WEKU Stations.

On this week's edition of Kentucky Tonight, host Bill Goodman will talk with candidates in the 4th Congressional District Republican primary.  The program which airs "live" on Kentucky Educational TV Monday night at 8:00, will be re-broadcast Tuesday morning at 11:00 on 88.9 WEKU.

On this week's edition of Kentucky Tonight, host Bill Goodman will talk with candidates in the 4th and 5th Congressional District Democratic primaries.  The KET program which airs "live" Monday evening will be re-broadcast on WEKU Tuesday morning at 11:00.

On Thursday, May 10th, 2012, This American Life will perform a special "live" show on stage in New York City and beam it live to more than 500 movie theatres across the US and Canada.

On this week's edition of Kentucky Tonight, host Bill Goodman will talk with candidates in the 6th Congressional District Republican primary.  The program, which airs on KET Monday night at 8:00, will be re-broadcast Tuesday morning at 11:00 on the WEKU stations.

On this week's  edition of Kentucky Tonight, host Bill Goodman will talk with candidates in the 1st and 3rd Congressional District Democratic primaries.  The program which airs "live" on Kentucky Educational Television Monday evening, will be re-broadcast on the WEKU stations Tuesday at 11:00 am.

On this week's edition of Kentucky Tonight, host Bill Goodman and guests will issues confronting the General Assembly.  The program, which airs "live" on KET at 8:00 pm Monday, repeats at 11:00 am Tuesday on the WEKU stations.

A new documentary on Kentucky farming will debut on the state’s public TV stations next weekend.  Coming to Ground is a 90 minute production of a Kentucky-based media production and education organization called Media Working Group. 

On the Tuesday morning April 10 edition of Kentucky Tonight,  host Bill Goodman and guests will discuss the 2012 General Assembly. The program also airs on WEKU at 11:00 a.m.

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Thanks for your support during this year's Spring Fund Drive. 

Although the drive ended Friday evening April 20, you can still help us reach our goal of $85,000 by making your donation to WEKU.

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On this week's edition of Kentucky Tonight,  host Bill Goodman and guests will discuss the 2012 General Assembly.

On the Monday, March 19/Tuesday March 20 edition of Kentucky Tonight host Bill Goodman and guests will discuss prescription drug abuse.

March 17 Fundraiser to benefit rebuilding in West Liberty, Kentucky

The Bluegrass Community Foundation and the Headley-Whitney Museum are co-sponsoring a fundraiser to benefit rebuilding efforts in West Liberty, Kentucky.

The event, being called the Raise of Hope Fundraiser, will take place Saturday evening at 7:00 at the Headley-Whitney Museum, Old Frankfort Pike in Lexington.

Follow the link below for access to NPR's Super Tuesday primary election and caucus coverage.

WEKU will broadcast three special news programs in the afternoon and evening of Tuesday March 6, 2012.

Last week, WEKU made an appeal to our listeners and online community for feedback on the political activities of public radio’s Garrison Keillor. WEKU Program Director John Hingsbergen has summarized the responses.

On this week's edition of Kentucky Tonight, host Bill Goodman and guests will discuss expanded gambling.  The program that airs on Kentucky Educational Television (KET) Monday  at 7:00 pm/8:00 Central will be re-broadcast on WEKU Tuesday at  11:00 am.

Public radio’s Garrison Keillor has hosted a fundraiser for President Obama’s campaign for re-election.  In response, WEKU is interested in comments about this from our listeners and supporters.

On this week's edition of Kentucky Tonight, host Bill Goodman and guests will discuss a proposal to make the University of Pikeville a state school.

On this week's broadcast of KET's  Kentucky Tonight, host Bill Goodman and guests will discuss "The cost of higher education in Kentucky and the nation." 

Both of our web streams, for WEKU's news and information programming as well as that for Classic 102.1 WKYL, are temporarily out of commission as of Sunday morning 2/12.

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