Boel Reportedly Joining WAVE

After more than a year off the air, former WLKY reporter John Boel is returning to Louisville television. Boel won dozens of awards at WLKY, but was fired after his second DUI. LouisvilleKY.com reports that Boel will appear in morning newscasts and may co-anchor occasionally. [WAVE General Manager Ken] Selvaggi said he believes Boel’s knowledge of […]

John Boel Talks About TV News in New Book

For most of 2010 (and the two decades before) John Boel was one of Louisville’s most recognized reporters, anchoring WLKY newscasts and producing investigative reports. He was also one of the city’s most honored—70 Emmy awards, 9 Murrows and 39 first place finishes in Associated Press competitions. That changed at the end of the year. […]

Today on State of the News

Segment A: We’ll talk about this week’s metro news—including The U.S. Education Secretary’s visit to Louisville, and more negotiations between Louisville Orchestra management and musicians—with WFPL’s Gabe Bullard, Erica Peterson, and Devin Katayama. Segment B: We’ll speak with Todd County Standard editor Ryan Craig about his coverage of the death of 9-year-old Amythz Dye, and […]