Renee Shaw discusses the May 22 primary election in Kentucky with Tres Watson, communications director for the Republican Party of Kentucky; KC Crosbie, Kentucky GOP national committeewoman; Ben Self, chair of the Kentucky Democratic Party; and Jacqueline Coleman, Kentucky Democratic Party state central executive committee member.
Heartland Chia in Simpson County is developing a versatile crop; get a taste of Kentucky's regional dishes though Kentucky Tourism and chef Ouita Michel; Farmer Brown the MC mixes rap, agriculture, and the classroom to make tasty jams; and tree huggers are welcome to support the work of Central Kentucky's Venerable Trees.
After catching bass from Laurel Lake with John Southern, we take a hike around Shaker Village with the Bluegrass Antler Dogs and visit a world famous knife maker.
Connections with Renee Shaw
Renee and guest Ronnie Ellis with CNHI News Service run down the key state legislative races in this year's primary contest, the top-tier candidates vying for the Democratic nomination in the 6th congressional district, the impact of recent educator activism in response to pension legislation and education funding, and more.
Comment on Kentucky
Journalists from around the state discuss the news of the week with host Bill Bryant, including final activities by candidates in advance of the May 22 primary election. Scheduled guests: Daniel Desrochers, Lexington Herald-Leader; Lisa Gillespie, WFPL in Louisville; and Nick Storm, Spectrum News.
Candidates in contested Congressional primaries have appeared on recent episodes of Kentucky Tonight to discuss key issues in their races. Find out where they stand on health care, education, the economy, and other topics.
NOVA Wonders looks at how far we’ve come and where machines are headed as their software becomes ever more…cerebral. How close are we from a world in which computers take over—from diagnosing cancer to driving our cars to targeting weapons? If we place more and more of our lives under the control of these artificial brains, what are we putting at risk?
Renee discusses issues with candidates in the 6th Congressional District Democratic Primary. Scheduled guests: Lexington Mayor Jim Gray, Theodore David Green, Daniel Kemph, Amy McGrath, State Sen. Reggie Thomas, and Geoffrey M. "Geoff" Young.