The Vietnam War

Vietnam War

The Vietnam War

Ken Burns and Lynn Novick tell the epic story of the war as it's never before been told on film. The 10-part series features testimony from nearly 80 witnesses, American and Vietnamese, bringing the war and its chaotic epoch viscerally to life. Watch Now.

Beyond Cold Turkey: Effective Strategies for Quitting Tobacco Use

Kentucky Health

Beyond Cold Turkey: Effective Strategies for Quitting Tobacco Use

Dr. Tuckson's guest is Bobbye Gray, RN, TTS, tobacco cessation administrator at the Kentucky Department for Public Health. Part of KET's ongoing initiative "Smoking and Health" funded in part by a grant from the Foundation for a Healthy Kentucky.

Fishing During the Solar Eclipse!

Kentucky Afield

Fishing During the Solar Eclipse!

Hunting season is finally here, and we're in the field in pursuit of doves. Then, a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity is realized when we go fishing during the solar eclipse. Also, don't forget to apply for quota hunts.

News of the Week: September 22, 2017

Comment on Kentucky

News of the Week: September 22, 2017

Bill Bryant and a panel of journalists discuss the week's news, including a circuit court ruling dismissing a medical marijuana lawsuit against the state, how a proposed U.S. Senate bill repealing the Affordable Care Act may affect Kentucky's Medicaid program, and the latest political news from Frankfort. Scheduled guests: Ryland Barton from Kentucky Public Radio; Beth Musgrave from the Lexington Herald-Leader; and Deborah Yetter from the Louisville Courier-Journal.

Secretary Elaine Chao on Transportation Issues

Connections with Renee Shaw

Secretary Elaine Chao on Transportation Issues

Renee's guest is U.S. Department of Transportation Secretary Elaine Chao. Sec. Chao discusses topics in the transportation sector, including the prospect of self-driving car technology, the agency's involvement in the disaster relief effort for Hurricanes Harvey and Irma, and other issues. The wide-ranging interview also touches on Sec. Chao's views on immigration and the relationship between her husband, Sen. Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) and President Donald Trump.

PBS NewsHour

Breaking News from PBS NewsHour

PBS NewsHour

Watch the latest PBS NewsHour episodes, read breaking news stories, and learn more about the issues behind national and world events.

Dawson Springs; Miguel’s Pizza; Red River Gorge Trail Crew; GRIT Homesteaders

Kentucky Life

Dawson Springs; Miguel’s Pizza; Red River Gorge Trail Crew; GRIT Homesteaders

Kentucky Life celebrates Earth Day. Visit Dawson Springs, a designated Trail Town, and a popular destination for visitors in search of Kentucky Adventure Tourism. Today's Special comes from Miguel's Pizza in the Red River Gorge area of Powell County. Meet the Red River Gorge Trail Crew, hard-working volunteers dedicated to maintaining the extensive trail system of the Gorge. GRIT magazine named Adair County couple Randy and Jennifer Luethje runners-up in its inaugural Homesteaders of the Year Awards.

Rural Health Care: The Physician’s Perspective

Kentucky Health

Rural Health Care: The Physician’s Perspective

Dr. Tuckson's guests are Drs. Anthony T. Yonts, DO, Internal Medicine and Pediatrics at Quantum Healthcare Associates in Hazard, and Tiffany Thompson, DO, Obstetrics and Gynecology at Pikeville Medical Center Clinic.

Fall Hunting Call-In

Kentucky Afield

Fall Hunting Call-In

Chad Miles and experts from the Kentucky Department of Fish and Wildlife Resources answer viewers' questions about hunting.

Harry Dean Stanton 1926 – 2017

Harry Dean Stanton 1926 – 2017

Actor and Kentucky native Harry Dean Stanton died Friday, Sept. 15, in Los Angeles. KET created this 2011 "Kentucky Muse" documentary about Stanton. Kris Kristofferson and Billy Bob Thornton are among those interviewed. The profile explores Stanton's early life in Kentucky, his love of music, and his extensive work in films.