Feb. 4, 2016

Legislative Update

Feb. 4, 2016

Renee Shaw presents coverage of legislative proceedings from Thursday, February 4.

‘Dreamland’ Author Describes Roots of Drug Scourge

Bill's Eye Blog

‘Dreamland’ Author Describes Roots of Drug Scourge

KET's Casey Parker-Bell talks with journalist Sam Quinones about his book, “Dreamland: The True Tale of America’s Opiate Epidemic.” Gov. Matt Bevin mentioned the work in his recent budget address to legislators.

Mystery Monkeys of Shangri-La

Nature

Mystery Monkeys of Shangri-La

The true story of a family of Yunnan snub-nosed monkeys living in the Himalayan forests. The survival of this unique monkey society depends on strong defensive strategies and cooperation of the group.

Creatures of Light

Nova

Creatures of Light

NOVA: Deep in the ocean, animals that flash, sparkle, and glow use light to survive in the dark.

Feb. 3, 2016

Legislative Update

Feb. 3, 2016

Renee Shaw presents coverage of legislative doings from Wednesday, Feb. 3, including statements from Senate and House committee and subcommittee meetings.

Feb. 2, 2016

Legislative Update

Feb. 2, 2016

Blocking state dollars for Planned Parenthood, holding "no-jail" jailers accountable, and budget talks dominate legislative proceedings. Renee Shaw also reports on a rally for Kentuckians with disabilities at the State Capitol.

Visionaries

Finding Your Roots

Visionaries

Discover how the ancestors of business mogul Richard Branson and architects Maya Lin and Frank Gehry took audacious risks to create opportunities, and how their luck, ingenuity and chutzpah was passed on to these three visionaries.

Murder of a President

American Experience

Murder of a President

James Garfield was one of the most extraordinary men ever elected president. Follow Garfield's unprecedented rise to power, his shooting only four months into his presidency, and its bizarre and heartbreaking aftermath.

Sixteen Tons of Merle Travis

Kentucky Muse

Sixteen Tons of Merle Travis

Kentucky Muse traces the career of Merle Travis, the Kentucky guitarist and songwriter best known for his songs "Sixteen Tons," "Dark as a Dungeon," and his unique finger-picking style.

The Proposed Budget: Room for Compromise?

Kentucky Tonight

The Proposed Budget: Room for Compromise?

Bill and his guests discuss Gov. Bevin's proposed state budget. Scheduled guests: State Rep. Rick Rand, D-Bedford, chair of the House Appropriations and Revenue Committee; State Sen. Christian McDaniel, R-Taylor Mill, chair of the Senate Appropriations and Revenue Committee; State Sen. Morgan McGarvey, D-Louisville; and State Rep. Steven Rudy, R-Paducah.