Evansville councilman hopeful to attend inauguration has change of plans with heightened security

Following the siege of the US Capitol, more security threats, and continued coronavirus health concerns, this year’s inauguration ceremony will be largely scaled back.

‘We’re surviving’: Mother, daughter battle COVID-19 at same Calif. hospital

The two believe the mother came into contact with someone who had COVID-19 while working at Walgreens.
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Mother dies from COVID-19 weeks after giving birth to 3rd child

Her widower says he’s going to do what he can to make sure all three girls grow up knowing their mom.

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  Deputies investigating reported stolen side-by-side ATV in Dubois Co.

  IHSAA Boys Basketball State Finals moved to April 3

  Firefighters battle brush fire in Union Co. Sunday morning

51 new local COVID cases reported in Ilinois

  Residents recall early morning apartment fire in Owensboro

Several apartment buildings were damaged in an early Monday morning fire in Owensboro.
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King Day service calls for nonviolence amid turbulent times

The coronavirus pandemic forced the annual King Day service at Atlanta’s Ebenezer Baptist Church online during the 35th celebration of his birthday as a national holiday.

  Police investigates vehicle hitting fence, several tombstones at Owensboro cemetery

Green River District reports 2 new COVID deaths, 101 additional cases

ISDH reports 116 new COVID cases in Vanderburgh Co.; 2.5K new cases reported statewide

  Tri-State celebrating MLK Day Events differently due to pandemic

  Evansville business, organization hand out free food Monday to those in need

  EFD responds to Sunday garage fire on E. Iowa St.

  Police: 18-year-old arrested in connection with Sunday stabbing

Push for Indiana minimum wage increase likely stalled again

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Missing Houston mom checks in days after baby discovered alone

Laura “Lacie” Read has contacted her father via text from Utah and answered questions only she would know, the search organization said Monday.

SPORTS

  Hoops Live Player of the Week Nominees - Week 2

  Devin Mockobee shows out in Blue-Grey All-American Bowl

  IHSAA Boys Basketball State Finals moved to April 3

  HS wrestling holding strong despite COVID-19 pandemic

  USI men’s basketball winning despite early-season obstacles

The team has dealt with its fair share of COVID-related postponements and schedule rearrangements, as well as a handful of injuries that have forced some players to miss time.

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Tamarack Elementary closed to all in-person learning, starting Tues.

  New traffic pattern coming to Deaconess for COVID-19 testing, vaccines

  Nearby roads closed after crash on SR-64 in Gibson Co.

  HPD: Traffic stop ends with suspects facing auto theft, drug charges

  Families, organizations give back to support foster kids

Families, church groups, office teams and other Tri-State organizations are helping to pack 3,000 “Bags of Hope” so they can be given directly to children as they enter foster care.

6 new COVID-19 cases, 1 additional death reported in Muhlenberg Co.

  Evansville business closing due to pandemic

  Head-on collision temporarily blocked traffic on Broadway Ave.

ISDH reports 124 new coronavirus cases in Vanderburgh Co., 2 additional deaths in Dubois Co.

Democrats call for Indiana’s minimum wage to increase