LIVING

An Act of Dog

KET Presents

An Act of Dog

In his Louisville studio, artist Mark Barone sets out to paint 5,500 portraits of the dogs he has discovered are euthanized every day in America.

Chasing Trout

A Chef's Life

Chasing Trout

Vivian plans a respite from the road during the holidays, but finds herself equally busy at home. She volunteers at a soup kitchen and does one last book signing in Kinston before the holidays. Vivian also visits Sunburst Trout Farms and prepares a Feast of the Seven Fishes dinner at the restaurant where trout — from roe to filet — shines.

Rabbit Season, Beaver Trapping, and Fishing on Hatchery Creek!

Kentucky Afield

Rabbit Season, Beaver Trapping, and Fishing on Hatchery Creek!

On opening day of the 2017 rabbit season, Chad joined Leroy and Edwin in Madison County to run some dogs. We're also headed to Western Kentucky to join UTK as they trap beavers, and save the community a ton of money. Then last but not least we are fly fishing one of the nation's most unique streams, Hatchery Creek!

A Chef’s Life: Persimmon Style

A Chef's Life

A Chef’s Life: Persimmon Style

Vivian takes the twins to pick persimmons and learns about the different varieties of the fruit.

Bass Fishing on Barren River Lake and Squirrel Hunting

Kentucky Afield

Bass Fishing on Barren River Lake and Squirrel Hunting

We're enjoying the scenery and some great bass fishing on Barren River Lake, squirrel hunting with dogs and attempting to get a kid his first squirrel, and also tagging along with KDFW biologists as they capture a whitetail fawn!

Celebrating Indigenous Peoples Day, Enjoying the Kentucky River, and More!

Kentucky Life

Celebrating Indigenous Peoples Day, Enjoying the Kentucky River, and More!

Kentucky Native Americans built ceremonial mounds that have been part of the landscape for thousands of years; Stanford celebrates Indigenous Peoples Day; take in the scenery, the history, and the bowfishing along the Kentucky River at Blue Wing Landing; and scratchboard artist Kathy Conroy creates lifelike animal portraits in Pleasureville.

Paducah Fair Appraisals; Kentucky Artist Helen LaFrance

Kentucky Collectibles

Paducah Fair Appraisals; Kentucky Artist Helen LaFrance

More appraisals from the 2017 Collectibles fair in Paducah. Plus, a showcase of the life and extraordinary work of renowned Kentucky artist Helen LaFrance.

A Chef’s Life: Bourbon Country

A Chef's Life

A Chef’s Life: Bourbon Country

What begins as a dinner at Maker’s Mark in Vivian’s honor ends as an American history lesson. A tour of Maker’s Mark and Jefferson’s distilleries illuminates the differences between whiskey, scotch, and bourbon for Vivian who also learns how Frank and Jesse James fit into Kentucky’s boozy biography.

Veterans Day Salute: USA Cares, Canine Assisted Therapy, and More

Kentucky Life

Veterans Day Salute: USA Cares, Canine Assisted Therapy, and More

The Kentucky Life team salutes our veterans. USA Cares focuses on supporting military families in need, Beattyville's pride in its veterans is on display at Three Forks Historical Center and the Lee County Memorial Wall, and the Canine Assisted Therapy program helps Fort Knox veterans with traumatic brain injuries.

Handling Coyotes, Catching Turtles, and More!

Handling Coyotes, Catching Turtles, and More!

How to handle coyotes harassing livestock, skinning a deer, and catching turtles in a pond are featured.