Police: Woman injured after vehicle crashes into victim while riding bike

Officers are investigating a crash where police say a vehicle ran into a woman riding a bicycle on Saturday night.

Broadway star Nick Cordero dies after monthslong battle against coronavirus

Cordero faced severe complications from the virus, despite having no pre-existing health conditions. He spent weeks on a ventilator, suffered septic shock, mini-strokes and had to have a leg amputated.
  • National

Kanye West tweets he’s running for president

With approximately four months left to the November election, the rapper would not be able to get listed on the ballot in several states.


EPD: Gunshot victim dies following shooting on Powell Avenue

Suspect accused of shooting man arrested in Hopkins Co.

Peephole Bar and Grill temporarily closed due to COVID-19 exposure

IN surpasses 48k positive COVID-19 cases, 7 local counties have new cases

EPD responds to over 100 calls overnight

The Evansville Police Department reports they responded to around 111 calls overnight. Of these calls, over 30 of them were for fireworks complaints alone.
  • Coronavirus

  July 4 weekend fuels worries about skyrocketing virus cases

The United States has dipped under 50,000 new daily infections for the first time in four days, according to a tally by Johns Hopkins University, but experts fear celebrations for the July 4th weekend will act like rocket fuel for the nation’s surging coronavirus outbreak.

  MASK of Evansville marches against gun violence

  Dispatch: Vehicle crashes into mobile home in Henderson

  New Harmony celebrates Independence Day with annual parade

  Dawson Springs man arrested in connection to deadly shooting in Caldwell Co.

  Spottsville Bridge to temporarily close one lane starting July 8

Muhlenberg Co. reports 1 new COVID-19 case

Be respectful: fireworks may trigger PTSD in veterans

Vanderburgh surpasses 500 positive cases, 7 local counties have new cases

  • National

Sheriff: 2 dead, 8 hurt in South Carolina nightclub shooting

A shooting at a nightclub early Sunday left two people dead and eight wounded in South Carolina, a sheriff’s official said.


  ‘Mitchell Road’ wins the Ellis Park Turf Stakes

  Ellis Park hosts 1st opening day in COVID-19 era

This is the 98th live race meet in Ellis Park's history, and it got underway with plenty of COVID-19 protocols in place.


  Owensboro celebrates Independence Day with Friday fireworks

  Man accused of threatening to burn government buildings in Posey Co.

  Newburgh restaurant taking precautions after employee tests positive with COVID-19

  KY confirms 299 new COVID-19 cases, 4 additional deaths

Ky. attorney general backs two lawsuits against Beshear for COVID-19 restrictions

Beshear says he will be taking the cases directly to the court of appeals and the Kentucky Supreme Court.

  Owensboro reopens city spray parks with COVID-19 guidelines

  Evansville water treatment plant improvement project scheduled to finish in 2021

  EVSC graduation ceremonies canceled due to COVID-19

  Pandemic negatively impacting local restaurant’s catering sales over 4th of July weekend

  RV sales skyrocket during pandemic