IN FOCUS KENTUCKY

"In Focus" is a 30-minute public affairs program hosted by Mario Anderson, exclusively on Spectrum News 1. Each week, Mario invites experts from around the Commonwealth to discuss a wide range of issues impacting Kentuckians. 

In Focus Kentucky airs on channel 1 every Sunday at 10 a.m., and re-airs Sundays at 3 p.m. and Wednesdays at 8 p.m.​

Mario Anderson returns to the local television scene with Spectrum News as the host of In Focus Kentucky. An experienced reporter, with previous stops at both WKYT and WTVQ in Lexington, the Eastern Kentucky University Colonel has also worked locally for Zipie, Cumulus Broadcasting and the Lexington Legends baseball team in a variety of content creation, marketing, promotions, media/community relations and social media roles.

2019 KENTUCKY GENERAL ASSEMBLY LEGISLATIVE PRIORITIES - REPUBLICAN LEADERSHIP PERSPECTIVE

COMMUNITY PARAMEDICINE PROGRAMS IN KENTUCKY

A CONVERSATION WITH THE MAYOR OF KENTUCKY'S LARGEST CITY

RECAPPING ONE YEAR OF IN FOCUS KENTUCKY

JUVENILE JUSTICE FORM LEGISLATION & 2019 PRIORITIES

IMPROVING THE WELL-BEING OF KENTUCKY'S KIDS

A DAY IN THE LIFE OF KENTUCKY'S GOVERNOR

KENTUCKY'S NEW SHARED PARENTING LAW

CODING OPPORTUNITIES IN KENTUCKY

RECAPPING 'TAKE A VET TO SCHOOL' 2018

SALUTE TO VETERANS

FINAL PREVIEW OF KENTUCKY'S 6TH DISTRICT U.S. CONGRESSIONAL RACE

NATIONAL BREAST CANCER AWARENESS MONTH

RECAPPING A PRESIDENTIAL VISIT TO KENTUCKY

NATIONAL DOMESTIC VIOLENCE AWARENESS MONTH

NATIONAL HISPANIC HERITAGE MONTH

NATIONAL SUICIDE PREVENTION MONTH/VETERAN SUICIDE AWARENESS

PREVIEWING KENTUCKY'S 6TH DISTRICT U.S. CONGRESSIONAL RACE

CHANGES TO KENTUCKY'S IDENTIFICATION PROGRAM

AFFORDABLE HOUSING CONCERNS IN KENTUCKY

KENTUCKY STATE PARKS SYSTEM

PROFESSIONAL BASEBALL'S IMPACT IN KENTUCKY

OUTDOOR ADVENTURES IN KENTUCKY

NEW CHILD MARRIAGE LAW

SPORTS BETTING LEGISLATION IN KENTUCKY

KY SUMMER SERVICE FOOD PROGRAM

NEW SALES TAX INCREASE

KENTUCKY POOR PEOPLE'S CAMPAIGN

DYSLEXIA CONCERNS IN KY SCHOOLS

JCPS STATE TAKEOVER

ADOPTION AND FOSTER CARE OVERHAUL

IMPACT OF THE BOURBON INDUSTRY

THE STATUS OF HEALTH

ECONOMIC IMPACT OF THE CRAFT BREWERY INDUSTRY

BREAKING THE BRONZE CEILING PROJECT

FIGHTING TO END CHILD POVERTY

NEW PENSION REFORM LAW

HUMAN TRAFFICKING CONCERNS

ECONOMIC IMPACT OF HORSE INDUSTRY

CHILD ABUSE PREVENTION MONTH

TECHNOLOGY & DIGITAL PRIVACY CONCERNS

APPRENTICESHIP OPPORTUNITIES IN KENTUCKY

SCHOOL SAFETY CONCERNS IN KENTUCKY

WOMEN'S HISTORY MONTH

MEDICAL MARIJUANA

THE PUSH FOR LOUISVILLE TO GET AN NBA TEAM

GENDER PAY GAP

MENTAL HEALTH HELP FOR LAW ENFORCEMENT

CELEBRATING BLACK HISTORY MONTH

HEROIN EPIDEMIC IN NORTHERN KENTUCKY

HUNGER IN KENTUCKY

HOMELESSNESS

YOUTH PROGRAMS AND INITIATIVES

SOLUTIONS TO THE OPIOD CRISIS

WORKFORCE DEVELOPMENT