Brendan McCarthy is interim news director at 89.3 WFPL News. He also runs the Kentucky Center for Investigative Reporting, an affiliated investigative newsroom. McCarthy is a veteran newspaper and television investigative reporter. He previously worked as a criminal justice reporter in New Orleans. He was a 2009 Pulitzer Prize finalist and won a George Polk Award, a Mike Berger Award and an Emmy, among other honors. He has written for The Times-Picayune in New Orleans, the Chicago Tribune, Boston Globe and Philadelphia Inquirer.
The University of Louisville on Monday released a financial auditor’s review that had been kept out of the public’s eye for more than a year, the result of a court settlement with the Kentucky Center for Investigative Reporting. Read Story
Louisville’s Speed Art Museum has hired a veteran curator from New Orleans to manage its contemporary art collection when it re-opens in spring 2016…. Read Story
A federal grand jury in Louisville on Tuesday indicted the former head of a local Teamsters union for allegedly embezzling union funds and making… Read Story
This love story starts a decade ago in a Winn-Dixie in eastern Kentucky. Kristina Hall worked in the office. Clinton Stacy was a stockboy. “I honestly… Read Story