Preferred route for new I-69 bridge identified

We’ve learned that the Indiana Department of Transportation and Kentucky Transportation Cabinet have identified a preferred route for the new bridge and the Draft Environmental Impact Statement is expected to be released.

  Homelessness luncheon held downtown

  Trump faces questions over hush money payments as inauguration spending comes under investigation

Reports Thursday said that President Trump was at a 2015 meeting where hush money payments were arranged on his behalf, and that there is now a federal investigation into how his inauguration funds were spent.
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Bomb threats sent to businesses, universities and media nationwide

Threats are being sent in to create mass disruption.

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  New Muppet introduced on Sesame Street

3 vehicles involved in Lloyd Exp. accident

Volunteers bring holiday joy to hundreds of seniors

Indiana police officer killed in crash while chasing suspect

  44 students graduate at UE 2018 Winter Commencement

The 2018 Winter Commencement will mark a special day for graduating UE students and their families on Thursday.
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Girl, 7, died in Customs and Border Protection custody last week, report says

The girl died of dehydration and shock hours after being taken into CBP custody while crossing into the U.S. illegally with her father in New Mexico.

Court nixes Kentucky pension law that prompted teacher protests

Seitz resigns as Jasper mayor, accepts position on Senator-elect Braun’s staff

Teenage suspect dead after middle school shooting in Richmond, IN

OPD: Suspect fired several shots after victim confronted him

  Tell City leaders pledge $200K to upgrade part of Washington St.

Newburgh women recall Strasbourg days before shooting happens

New Owensboro Juvenile Justice Center opens

OPD: Juveniles arrested on multiple theft charges

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Gun deaths hit highest level in almost four decades last year

A new analysis of data done by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention found that nearly 40,000 people were killed by guns last year.

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  HIGHLIGHTS: KWC vs. Walsh men’s and women’s basketball

  Aces prepare for Jacksonville on Saturday

This past Sunday, UE pulled off a rousing, comeback victory over Ball State, 89-77.

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  Tell City residents feel more informed after meeting with GE, IDEM

Neighborhood Watch: EPD seeking help, information after thefts

Suspicious backpack found near Warrick Co. Judicial Center

Daviess Co. Sheriff’s Office gives tips on protecting holiday gifts

  Ex-Trump lawyer Michael Cohen gets 3 years in prison

Cohen, 52, appeared at a courthouse in Manhattan for a sentencing hearing before U.S. District Judge William Pauley III and took on Trump’s characterization of him as “weak.”
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  Holiday shoppers, beware of these three identity theft risks

While Holiday shopping, protect yourself from falling victim to identity theft by recognizing the sources of scams.

  University of Evansville and Ivy Tech announce partnership

Diocese of Evansville: list of accused priests to be released in early 2019

Water rates to rise by nearly 16% in Dubois Co.

Evansville chase reaches speeds near 100 mph