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Maggy McDonel

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NKwhy: What is an independent school district? 

Things are done a little differently in Kentucky, and one unique trait of the commonwealth is its independent school districts.  If you grew up here,...

NKWhy: What makes something historic?

History is woven into the fabric of Northern Kentucky’s culture, with historic neighborhoods, homes and businesses dotted throughout the region.  From landmarks like the Roebling...

Covington’s Ripple Wine Bar opens Cincinnati location

Covington's Ripple Wine Bar has officially opened a new location across the river. The new spot is at 2000 Madison Road in Cincinnati's O’Bryonville neighborhood. Ripple...

Covington officer involved in fatal shooting won’t be prosecuted

The Covington officer involved a struggle that resulted in a man's death earlier this month will not be prosecuted, Kenton County Commonwealth Attorney Rob...

NKwhy: What does it take to be a farmers market vendor?

A labor of love seems to be the best way to describe what it’s like to be a part of Northern Kentucky farmers markets.  From...

NK Why: How do you get a liquor license in NKY?

"Make sure you cross your Is and dot your Ts" is the number one piece of advice experts give for those seeking a liquor...

Is BLINK coming to NKY in 2024?

Popular Cincinnati arts show BLINK will be returning for its third iteration in 2024, and while last year's festival crossed the river into NKY,...

How our local bridges earned their names

With Cincinnati just across the river, many Northern Kentuckians traverse one of the bridges that span the divide each day for work. In Campbell...

Unhealthy air quality creating hazy skies in NKY

If you have stepped outside or even looked out your window today, you probably will have noticed something in the air.  Wildfires in Canada have...

Villa Hills dentist convicted of causing patient’s death

Villa Hills dentist Jay M. Sadrinia was recently convicted in federal court for a patient’s death caused by his unlawful prescribing of morphine. The jury...

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