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Hunting Lesson, Fishing, and Roaming Bears

Kentucky Afield

Hunting Lesson, Fishing, and Roaming Bears

Chad Miles and crew find disappointment on a hunting trip, but discover it's a magical time for fishing. And watch out: It's time to be on the lookout for roaming bears.

A History of Kentucky in 25 Objects

A History of Kentucky in 25 Objects

History comes alive through an examination with host Barry Bernson of the artifacts around us. Included are modern Kentucky icons: Bill Monroe's mandolin, Harland Sanders' original pressure cooker, and an Adolph Rupp model basketball. The objects span the course of time from 1000 A.D. to 2013, from a stone axe to a space satellite.

The Eighth of August

Kentucky Life

The Eighth of August

Every year, African-Americans in parts of Western Kentucky and central Tennessee gather to celebrate Emancipation on the Eighth of August, a homecoming tradition begun in 1868.

Covington’s Devou Park, the Big South Fork, and More!

Kentucky Life

Covington’s Devou Park, the Big South Fork, and More!

It's all about communities in this episode! Devou Park is a green space at the very heart of Covington; the famous racehorse Lexington is the reason Central Kentucky is the thoroughbred breeding capital of the United States and arguably the world; Doug explores Stearns in the heart of the Big South Fork; and our state's 225th anniversary continues at Old Fort Harrod.

The Important Work of Midwives, Rowan County Sports Radio, and More!

Kentucky Life

The Important Work of Midwives, Rowan County Sports Radio, and More!

Certified nurse midwives provide pre- to post-natal care for thousands of Kentucky mothers; Kentucky Life features the creative work of Morehead State University communications students at the Garden Roller Rink in Ashland; and the entertainment and value of local sports radio broadcasters in Rowan County.

Elk in Kentucky

Kentucky Afield

Elk in Kentucky

Celebrate 20 years of elk in Kentucky and get a behind-the-scenes look at the annual drawing for elk permits.

Downtown Taylorsville, Audubon State Park, and More!

Kentucky Life

Downtown Taylorsville, Audubon State Park, and More!

Doug explores historic, trendy, and tasty businesses in downtown Taylorsville; wetlands in Henderson are proud to be an addition to John James Audubon State Park; a look at the internationally renowned artist Joe Downing at the Downing Museum & Arboretum; and Danville's Constitution Square is the place to be for Kentucky's 225th anniversary of statehood.

We’re Going on a Squirrel Hunt

Kentucky Afield

We’re Going on a Squirrel Hunt

Dogs go on a squirrel hunt in Anderson County. Wildlife biologists investigate wild hogs in the Bluegrass. Learn how to keep your fishing gear in top shape.

Kentucky’s 225th Anniversary and Re-training Retired Racehorses!

Kentucky Life

Kentucky’s 225th Anniversary and Re-training Retired Racehorses!

2017 marks the 225th anniversary of Kentucky's statehood, and Doug visits the Old State Capitol in Frankfort; Patrick is a miniature horse with a huge fan base and a rock star lifestyle from Bullitt County; Second Stride in Oldham County rehabilitates, retrains, and places retired Thoroughbreds; and host Doug Flynn tours the expo floor at the National Farm Machinery show in Louisville.

More Access to the Green River

Kentucky Afield

More Access to the Green River

Chad Miles discovers why a lock and dam on the Green River was demolished and how that benefits fishing. Also, learn how to catch bass with the Alabama rig, and improve habitat on your property to benefit wildlife.