Kentucky Center for Investigative Reporting

The Kentucky Center for Investigative Reporting is a nonprofit, nonpartisan newsroom based in Louisville with coverage focused statewide. Our mission is to protect society’s most vulnerable citizens, expose wrongdoing in the public and private sectors, increase transparency in government and hold leaders accountable. KyCIR is the creation of the nonprofit Louisville Public Media, which announced KyCIR’s formation in spring 2013. We are a part of the WFPL newsroom, an NPR affiliate.


WKMS is a small, rural public radio station and news site, serving over 35 counties in western Kentucky, southern Illinois and northwest Tennessee. Its mission is to be an essential, trusted news provider, promote civil discourse and showcase eclectic music.