Stu Johnson (KPR)

Kentucky Public Radio Correspondent

Stu Johnson is a reporter/producer at WEKU in Lexington, Kentucky.

Kentucky Gov. Matt Bevin and other state economic development officials are attending the 52nd International Paris Air Show this week. State officials view it as a prime opportunity to sell Kentucky’s already strong aerospace industry.

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Eastern Kentucky University's Board of Regents has approved a new budget for the upcoming fiscal year. The board also heard details of a proposed statewide student fee to help meet campus facility needs.

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Kentucky Governor Matt Bevin made his economic pitch to hundreds of economic developers and international business investors Monday in Washington.

Kentucky Student Environmental Coalition via Facebook

Participants in this weekend’s Kentucky Student Environmental Coalition event will get an update on renewable energy efforts in eastern Kentucky. That includes a look at solar initiatives.

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Kentucky computer users are being alerted to a modified scam where con artists use a Microsoft reference in their unethical pitch.

Well over 2,000 middle and high school students are gathering in Lexington this week for the annual FFA Convention. The statewide meeting will include sessions beyond issues on the farm.

Lexington-Fayette Urban County Human Rights Commission, via Facebook

The Lexington Human Rights Commission is asking the state supreme court to hear its case against a local print store. 

Stu Johnson, WEKU News

Hundreds of health care and other officials gathered in Lexington Thursday for a Zika Summit. 

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Kentucky Governor Matt Bevin doesn’t anticipate the special legislative session planned later this year to provide all the tax reform solutions.

Stu Johnson, WEKU

The Fayette County Health Department is preparing for a lengthy mosquito season. A demonstration Wednesday at Lexington’s historic McConnell Springs focused on revised control techniques.