A News and Politics podcast featuring Jonese Franklin
Good podcast? Give it some love!
Recut is a weekly podcast taking a closer look at one of the stories we’re covering at 89.3 WFPL News Louisville, with the reporter who covered it. We pull back the curtain on the news process, show our work and break down the story.

Recent Episodes

Over the past six months or so on Recut, we've talked about a little bit of everything, from bedbugs to Bird scooters. The newsroom was our oyster, and we were always on the lookout for those times it seemed like there might be more to the story than what made it into the newscast. We started seeing the same theme pop up again and again: Where you live in Louisville can dramatically affect what …
Last night, Louisville Metro Council approved a zoning change that will pave the way for Unity Place--an affordable housing complex in the Okolona neighborhood that would also include some housing for refugees. Since the project was introduced, nearby property owners have been very vocal about their concerns. The zoning change process is itself complicated for council members, who have to balan…
When you flip the switch, the light comes on. It's something we all take for granted, and it's possible because of coal energy. But burning coal for electricity leaves something behind: coal ash, containing things like barium. And arsenic. We burn a lot of coal in this country, producing huge amounts of coal ash that we have to figure out what to do with. At the D.B. Wilson power plant in Weste…

Who's On This Podcast

Add Creators
39 episodes
What People Are Saying
This podcast hasn't been reviewed yet. You can add a review to show others what you thought.

Mentioned In These Lists

Add to a List
Episode 1Episode 62: Colorismo en Latin AmericaEp. 3: Let's Talk About the Elephant in the RoomEpisode 2: Get Vexed Y’allEp. 10: That’s a Dunk, Brother!
Curated list of101 episodes
Rate Podcast
Podcast Details
Jun 6th, 2018
Latest Episode
Jan 10th, 2019
Release Period
No. of Episodes
Avg. Episode Length
15 minutes

Podcast Tags

Do you host or manage this podcast?
Claim and edit this page to your liking.