Henderson Co. volleyball team quarantined, forfeits 6th District Finals game

HCHS volleyball team forfeits district finals after a person associated with the team tested positive for COVID-19.

  Several Western KY counties remain in ‘red zone’

  14 more local Hoosiers die of COVID-19; 63 new cases in Vanderburgh Co.

  Posey Co. sets social gathering limit at 150 people

  McLean Co. Schools returning to virtual learning

  McLean Co. has 2nd highest COVID-19 incidence rate in state

  Muhlenberg Co. health officials report 3 new cases, 2 additional COVID-19 related deaths

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1 additional Evansville Catholic Diocese student tests positive for COVID-19

  New restrictions in area IL counties start Thursday

  Aurora working to stop evictions for households impacted by COVID-19

4 more local Hoosiers die of COVID-19; Vanderburgh Co. has 53 new cases

  Mayor Winnecke’s executive order is now in effect

KY reports 812 new COVID-19 cases, 5 additional deaths

Indiana providing rental assistance during virus outbreak

The goal is to keep Hoosiers in stable housing so they may move through the coronavirus pandemic without further disruption.

  Dawson Springs schools go virtual due to COVID-19

Dawson Springs Independent School District has decided to go virtual starting Monday.

State map shows new COVID-19 related deaths in 3 area counties; 114 new cases in Vanderburgh Co.

The Indiana State Department of Health released its Sunday coronavirus update.

Green River District reports 54 additional cases, 5 new COVID-19 related deaths

The district tells 14 News 3,583 people have recovered.

  State map shows 6 COVID-19 related deaths in our IN counties; 140 new cases in Vanderburgh Co.

Kentucky Department for Public Health announces COVID-19 vaccine distribution draft plan

  EVSC doesn’t plan to go to e-learning anytime soon

  Vanderburgh Co. Health Board votes for stricter COVID-19 restrictions

KY reaches grim milestone, 1,300 total deaths from COVID-19

  Evansville Protestant Home has COVID-19 outbreak, 3 deaths

  2 more local Hoosiers die of COVID-19; Dubois Co. pleads with public

The Indiana State Department of Health reports Friday 2,328 new coronavirus cases and 22 new deaths.

  Metzger’s Tavern in Henderson temporarily closed due to COVID-19 concerns

A Henderson Tavern will be temporarily shutting down due to concerns about rising coronavirus numbers.

  Boonville football back on the field after COVID-19 quarantine

The Pioneers were sidelined after a football player tested positive for COVID-19.

  2020 strikes again: No pet pictures with Santa at VHS

This would have been Pet Pictures' 35th year.

  2 new COVID-19 deaths, 59 cases in Green River District; Hopkins Co. up 17 cases

Kentucky is currently reporting that 84,273 residents have tested positive since the start of the coronavirus pandemic. The positivity rate currently stands at 4.94% statewide.

  4 more local Hoosiers die of coronavirus

The Indiana State Department of Health reports Thursday 1,962 new coronavirus cases and 23 new deaths.

  Edwards Co. health officials warn of possible COVID-19 exposure at health center

Edwards County Health Office is warning of a possible coronavirus exposure at the Christopher Rural Health Community Center.

  IN State Health Commissioner has COVID-19, state still in stage 5

The Indiana State Department of Health reports Wednesday 1,172 new coronavirus cases and 14 new deaths.

  Muhlenberg Co. football game canceled this week due to COVID-19

Muhlenberg County High School has officially canceled Friday night’s game against Breckinridge County due to the recent rise in COVID-19 cases in the area.

  Gov. Beshear: Single highest number of new COVID-19 cases reported in KY

Kentucky Gov. Andy Beshear is giving an update on coronavirus at 3 p.m. CST on Wednesday.

  Henderson Co. Schools go virtual due to positive COVID-19 cases

The rise in cases of coronavirus is having a major impact on schools in our area.

  Evansville Parks & Rec postpones adult indoor sporting events due to rising COVID-19 cases

Officials say the postponement will be in place throughout the duration of Mayor Winnecke’s Executive order.

Illinois leaders release holiday safety plans amid COVID-19 pandemic

Illinois Governor JB Pritzker will be holding a COVID-19 update Wednesday at noon.

  Evansville officials announce METS resumes limited evening service

They say starting Monday, October 12, METS will resume nine routes from Monday through Saturday from 6:15 a.m. to 12:15 a.m.

  Evansville businesses prepare for restrictions ahead of new executive order

We’re less than a week away from Evansville’s new order requiring any gathering of more than 125 people to be approved by the health department.

  High demand for rental assistance continues to grow in Vanderburgh Co.

Vanderburgh County officials say they are still seeing a high demand for rental assistance for the state’s Landlord and Tenant Settlement Program.

  Mt. Vernon Schools move to e-learning until Oct. 26

Officials say it’s due to staff quarantines and a lack of substitutes.

Vanderburgh Co. passes 5K COVID-19 cases, 5 new local Hoosier deaths

The Indiana State Department of Health reports Tuesday 1,569 new coronavirus cases and 27 new deaths.

  Pike Co. schools move to hybrid schedule

The corporation’s Facbeook page shows that’s because many students are quarantined.

  7 Western Kentucky counties in ‘red’ on state map

Tuesday, the Green River District Health Department (GRDHD) reported 55 additional confirmed COVID-19 and eight deaths.

  Healthcare law on line at court, but is it likely to fall?

The case before the court this year stems from Congress' decision in 2017 to eliminate the law’s unpopular fines for not having health insurance.

  3 students, 1 staff member at Castle High School test positive for COVID-19

We’re learning of more coronavirus cases within the Warrick County School Corporation.

  2 days worth of COVID-19 tests in Dubois Co. temporarily lost

The Dubois County Health Department says two days of COVID-19 tests got temporarily lost earlier this month.

  Owensboro mayor, health officials discuss uptick in COVID-19 cases as county moves to orange

Daviess County has moved from red to orange.

  Warrick Co. Schools see bus delays due to 9 bus drivers in quarantine

The Warrick County School Corporation announced Sunday evening that a significant number of its bus drivers will not be able to drive their assigned routes on Monday due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

  Gov. Beshear reports 643 new COVID-19 cases

Monday the Green River District Health Department (GRDHD) reported 77 additional confirmed COVID-19 cases

98 new COVID-19 cases in Vanderburgh Co.; 1 new death in both Pike and Dubois

The Indiana State Department of Health reports Monday 1,581 new coronavirus cases and six new deaths.

Free meals for students extended until the end of school year

The free meals had previously been planned until the end of the semester.

  Daviess Co. back in orange on COVID-19 map, OPS starting hybrid classes

The State of Kentucky is reporting Daviess County is now an Orange County.

  KY Gov. Beshear, family in quarantine after potential COVID-19 exposure

Kentucky Governor Andy Beshear released a statement Sunday saying he and his family are in quarantine after they were potentially exposed to a person who tested positive for COVID-19.

  Vanderburgh Co. hits second-highest one-day total of COVID-19 cases

The Indiana State Department of Health updated its coronavirus map Sunday.

Wayne Co. health officials reports 30 new COVID-19 cases Sat.

Coronavirus cases continue to rise in our Illinois counties.

  Castle North Middle School student tests positive for COVID-19

A student at Castle North Middle School has tested positive for COVID-19.

KY reports over 1,000 new COVID-19 cases

Kentucky is currently reporting that 79,445 residents have tested positive since the start of the coronavirus pandemic. The positivity rate currently stands at 4.16% statewide.

  112 active COVID-19 cases, 22 deaths reported at Redbanks facility in Henderson

New state numbers show more than 100 active COVID-19 cases at Redbanks Skilled Nursing Facility in Henderson.

New COVID-19 related death in Warrick, Spencer Counties; 95 new cases in Vanderburgh Co.

The Hoosier state now sits at 133,411 total positive cases and 3,555 total COVID-19 related deaths.

  Health officials warn of possible COVID-19 exposure at Mt. Carmel business

Health officials say the business is implementing safety practices, so your risk may be low.

  Henderson Schools going virtual; OPS, Daviess Co. using hybrid plans

They made the announcement Friday on social media.

  Mayor Winnecke announces gatherings of 125 people must be approved by health department

Mayor Winnecke announced that gatherings of more than125 people will have to be approved by the health department.

  Tell City-Troy Township schools call off classes next week

According to the superintendent it’s not due to COVID cases, but to quarantined staff and the lack of substitutes.

Movie night at Bosse Field postponed

Movie Night at Bosse Field presented by Youth First, which was originally scheduled for Friday, Oct. 16, has been postponed.

  Henderson officials give COVID-19 update Friday after a surge in cases

Friday, Henderson Mayor Steve Austin will host a press conference with Henderson County Judge-Executive Brad Schneider and local public health officials to address a recent community surge in COVID-19 cases.

6 new COVID-19 deaths reported in Green River District with 75 more cases

The Green River District Health Department is reporting six more COVID-19 deaths and 75 additional cases Friday.

New COVID-19 deaths in 3 local Hoosier counties; Vanderburgh Co. sees 126 new cases

The Indiana State Department of Health is reporting 1,832 new COVID-19 cases and 19 more deaths Friday.

  Daviess Co. goes red on Kentucky’s COVID-19 dashboard

Kentucky Gov. Andy Beshear is set to give an update on coronavirus at 3 p.m. CST on Thursday.

  New COVID-19 deaths in Pike and Vanderburgh Counties, state cases up 1,488

The Indiana State Department of Health is reporting 1,488 new COVID-19 cases and 16 more deaths Thursday.

  Henderson cancels Halloween Extravaganza

The City of Henderson Parks & Recreation Department has made the decision to cancel the 2020 Halloween Extravaganza that had been planned for Oct. 25 in Newman Park.

  New survey results highlight Tri-State childcare needs

The 2020 Early Childcare and Early Learning Survey, released Thursday from the Welborn Baptist Foundation, shows the percentage of families who need childcare in Vanderburgh and Warrick Counties is greater than the overall state average.

  USI student group in quarantine

Officials at the University of Southern Indiana say an entire student group is in quarantine because of COVID-19 exposure.

  Prayer service held at Redbanks facility in Henderson

As a COVID-19 outbreak continues at the Henderson Redbanks Skilled Nursing Facility, concerned residents gathered for a prayer service Wednesday.

  Boonville Mayor in quarantine, health officials discuss contributing factors to COVID-19 spread

After testing positive for COVID-19, Boonville Mayor Charlie Wyatt has remained in quarantine for the last three weeks.

  Illinois reports over 2,600 new COVID-19 cases, 42 deaths

The State of Illinois has now had a total of 307,641 confirmed cases and 8,878 deaths.

  Green River District reports another COVID-19 death & 60 new cases; Hopkins Co. up 19 cases

Kentucky is currently reporting that 76,587 residents have tested positive since the start of the coronavirus pandemic. The positivity rate currently stands at 4.21% statewide.

  3 new local Hoosier COVID-19 deaths reported, 87 new cases in Vanderburgh Co.

The Indiana State Department of Health is reporting 1,302 new COVID-19 cases and 17 more deaths Wednesday.

  Tri-State records deadliest day of COVID-19 pandemic

On Tuesday, 12 additional deaths relating to COVID-19 were reported in the Tri-State region.

  Customer compliance causes COVID issues for Evansville bar

A downtown Evansville bar owner is scaling back on the hours it will be open on the weekends.

  Daviess Co. schools discuss plans if county enters ‘red zone’

Daviess County is on the verge of entering the COVID-19 red zone, although it remains in the orange.

  NE Dubois Co. schools going virtual Wed.

All students in the Northeast Dubois School Corporation will attend classes virtually Wednesday.