School board approves random drug testing policy for some students

The school board approved the policy at their meeting on Monday.

  New Zealand leader vows to ‘absolutely deny’ mosque gunman a platform

The gunman's desire for infamy was made clear by the fact that he left behind a convoluted 74-page manifesto before Friday's massacre and livestreamed footage of his attack on the Al Noor mosque.
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  More evacuations in Midwest as floodwaters breach levees

Levees are breaking in Nebraska and Iowa - and it's not even the wet season when river levels are high.

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  Spencer Co. murder suspect pleads not guilty

  WARNING: 911 call released in shooting of Evansville Firefighter

  I-69 reopened in Hopkins Co. after crash

Azzip Pizza opening new Owensboro location

  Evansville home damaged by fire

Crews were called to the 400 block of Lewis Ave.
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  Pediatrician gets at least 79 years for sexually assaulting children

A former Pennsylvania pediatrician was sentenced Monday to at least 79 years in prison for sexually assaulting 31 children, most of them patients.

  TRAFFIC ALERT: Section of Riverside Dr. closing for at least a week in April

  Woman taken to hospital after Monday morning crash

  Woman turns 100 on St. Patrick’s Day

  Students help Keep Evansville Beautiful at Bayard Park

  World-renowned fiddler shares story

Harrison High School teacher arrested on neglect of a dependent charge

Evansville man accused of child molesting, rape

  Madisonville man arrested on terroristic threatening charge

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AP Source: Justice Dept. probing development of Boeing jets

U.S. prosecutors are looking into the development of Boeing’s 737 Max jets, a person briefed on the matter revealed Monday.

SPORTS

  Highland baseball champions honored at Statehouse

Hoosiers earn At-Large Bid in to NCAA Tournament

  League Stadium damaged during Thursday storms

McNew earns GLVC honor as Eagles move up DH

Leonhardt nabs GLVC Pitcher of the Week honors

University of Southern Indiana junior pitcher Jennifer Leonhardt (Louisville, Kentucky) was named the Great Lakes Valley Conference Pitcher of the Week for Softball.

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  Tragedy in New Zealand hits close to home for Muslim community

  Juvenile charged in Owensboro shooting; Victim identified

  Evansville Thunderbolts sign 7-year-old fan

  Teacher shortage impacting Southern Illinois Schools

  Crisis Care Center update

The one-of-its-kind facility will bring much needed substance abuse and mental health resources to downtown Evansville.
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Court rules middle finger protected by the Constitution

A federal appeals court says a Michigan woman's constitutional rights were violated when she was handed a speeding ticket after giving the finger to a suburban Detroit officer in 2017.

  1 SB I-69 lane reopened after wreck

  No arrests made from Tuesday’s murder in Owensboro

  Fifth Third Bank shows off redesign with cutting-edge technology

  Over 6,000 students connect music with science