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Section of Jenner Rd. closed after gas line hit

Jenner Road was closed after homeowner cut gas line in their home.

  ‘Night on Main’ makes its debut Sat. night in downtown Evansville

  Ohio River Sweep draws hundreds to Evansville riverfront

  Long lines at Targets nationwide after register outage

  Evansville’s Farmers Market summer grand opening

  Sections of First Ave. reopened after crash; 3 people taken to hospital

  ISP: thousands of child porn images found on Princeton man’s electronic devices

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  EFD Chief: cause of Third Ave. fire under investigation

  Sheriff’s Office: alcohol suspected factor in motorcycle crash

  IN issues air permit to Riverview Energy as two groups file complaints

  Shrinersfest to honor police, fire, EMS workers this year

  CMOE cuts ribbon on latest addition

  $100k raised in 10th annual Kyle L. Parker golf scramble

  2-week boot camp aims to help teachers develop new skills

The teachers worked with robotics and assembling motors during the course.

  Neighborhood Watch: Burglary arrest; Frontier Liquors theft

Neighborhood Watch: Burglary arrest; Frontier Liquors theft

  Pike Co. woman killed in overnight fire

It was called in just before 12:30 a.m. Friday. Dispatchers say crews were on scene until nearly 5:00 a.m.

  Coroner’s Office identifies man in wheelchair killed after being hit by vehicle

An investigation is underway after a man died from injuries he suffered when he was hit by a vehicle.

  Man sentenced to more than a century and a half in prison for double murder

  Crews working to find source of water main leak on Cass Ave. after collapse

  Vanderburgh Co. man facing child porn charge

  Sheriff: Alcohol may be a factor in Thursday morning rollover crash

  Boonville officers save man from possibly drowning in lake

  River City Pride hosts vigil to remember victims of Pulse Night Club shooting

  Research proves Gibson County’s ties to historic underground railroad

A historian from Harvard may have found the link to add Gibson County to the list of communities that were a part of the underground railroad.

  Local lawmakers reintroduce Restore the Harmony Way Bridge Act

Local lawmakers team up again to help restore the New Harmony Bridge.

  Posey Co. Extension Educator appalled at Fair Oaks Farm treatment

Dutchman farms in Wadesville has a history of caring for cattle goes back decades, it’s a mission of Hans Schmitz. He is the Purdue Extension Educator and his family owns the farm. “So this farm is a 6th generation family farm it has always had some sort of dairy animal on it.”

  Murder charge dropped as part of plea deal in Evansville robbery case

Court records show Jalil Fellows reached a plea agreement, in which a murder charge and two counts of robbery resulting in serious bodily injury were dismissed.

  Cub Scouts get fun look inside National Guard’s world

An unforgettable experience for hundreds of Cub Scouts as they got to explore a Black Hawk helicopter.

  Gibson Co. Council to let residents voice opinion on possible $1.5M tax increase

Council members say the tax would raise $1.5 million a year to tackle the overcrowded and outdated jail.

  Neighborhood Watch: Equipment theft arrest; drug trafficking arrest

Neighborhood Watch: Equipment theft arrest; drug trafficking arrest

  Local group paints mural featuring symbols of Evansville

Painters from the Evansville Public Arts Collective (EPAC) spent some time on a mural at Maiden’s Brewery and Pub.

  Gibson Co. man pleads guilty in infant son’s death

Court officials confirm 23-year-old Kwin Boes will be sentenced July 3 at 10:00 a.m. in Gibson Superior Court.

  Evansville man facing child molesting charges

Christopher Hite was booked into jail Wednesday.

  Fmr. aide at Evansville nursing home sentenced for drugging residents with own meds

A former nurse accused of drugging residents with her own medication at an Evansville nursing home has been sentenced.

  Newburgh Town Council approves food truck ordinance

After a unanimous vote at Wednesday’s Town Council meeting, food trucks will be allowed in certain areas.

  Students get first-hand look at healthcare, medical jobs

Evansville middle and high school students got a chance to see what a job in healthcare or medicine really looks like on Wednesday.

  Work continues on new sewer pump on Waterworks Rd.

Crews are continuing working on the new sewer pump station where Kids Kingdom once sat.

  Vanderburgh Co. Health Department adds new job to help against drug overdoses

The Vanderburgh County Health Department is introducing a new position to help fight the drug overdose epidemic.

  Dubois Co. man sentenced after being convicted for Jan. murder

A Dubois County man convicted of murder has been sentenced.

  Kennel Club restaurant closes after decades of business

A private dining club that’s been open for decades in Evansville is closed. When our team reached out to the club for an explanation the company said they would have a statement next week.

  EPD investigating after storage unit break-ins

The entry gate of the facility was also broken, but it’s been fixed.

  Neighborhood Watch: 3 arrested after chase; McLean Co. robbery arrest

Neighborhood Watch: 3 arrested after chase; McLean Co. robbery arrest

  INDOT says Lloyd Expy. work over Pigeon Creek finishing soon

Construction on the Lloyd Expressway over Pigeon Creek is wrapping up.

  Kids find ‘home away from home’ at Camp Carson

Officials at Camp Carson in Princeton Indiana say that camp plays a special role for kids, giving them a chance to be themselves and connect with people who accept them for who they are.

  Sheriff’s Office: Tell City man arrested after child pornography investigation

The Sheriff's Office says this investigation is ongoing and more charges could be filed.

  Evansville police identify bicyclist seriously hurt in Tuesday crash

He was hit by a car sometime around noon Tuesday on Kentucky Ave. between Lincoln and Walnut.

  ISP trooper responds to fowl situation on Vanderburgh Co. road

An ISP trooper responded to a fowl situation in Vanderburgh County Wednesday morning.

Indiana man must pay $427K to victims in 2017 buggy crash

A Steuben County judge on Monday also sentenced 24-year-old Brady Duvendack of Fremont to 18 months of probation after he pleaded guilty to operating while intoxicated causing serious injury.

  Suspects in Evansville murder case make first court appearance

Three people arrested in the death of a woman in Evansville are expected to make their first court appearances Wednesday.

  Preliminary design plans for Vanderburgh Co. jail expansion shown to County Commissioners

Vanderburgh County Commissioners were given their first look at changes that could be made to the jail to ease overcrowding.

  New teacher supply store to open in Evansville

With the new supply store, EVSC teachers will be able to come and shop for items for their classrooms for free.

  Neighborhood Watch: New escape charge in Jasper, scammer in Ohio Co., and summer camp

The sheriff’s office is gearing up for its Youth Leadership Camp, and applications are due Friday, June 14.

  Kroger to start selling CBD products

The store is rolling out products including lotions, balms, oils, and creams infused with hemp-derived CBD.

  Kroger to begin selling CBD products in 17 states including Kentucky, Indiana

The Kroger Co. is joining the growing list of retailers selling CBD products.

Sinkhole forms on N. Evans Ave. in Evansville

Drivers should drive with caution. Crews are making repairs.

  Evansville man convicted on drug dealing charges

Officials with the Prosecutor’s Office told 14 News that 33-year-old Mario Watkins of Evansville was found guilty after a two-day trial.

  Sheriff says he will release Kristy Kelley records after June 17

A Warrick County judge has made a decision in the Kristy Kelley case, saying the courts will release her death records to the public.

  EVSC is hiring additional bus drivers

EVSC is looking to train new and experienced bus drivers throughout the summer, so they’re in time for the 2019-2020 school year.

  Evansville Police investigate shooting on Eden Lane

It was reported around 3:15 a.m. Tuesday.

  Part of a gun pulled from water during EPD dive operation

A possible gun has been pulled from the water during a dive operation that has been underway since Monday morning.

Koodie Hoo’s Grill and Bar closes in Mt. Vernon

The owner thanks customers, and said it was a hard decision to close.

Work begins on J-turn for deadly stretch of Hwy 41

State highway crews have begun work on a new intersection that's aimed at making a deadly stretch of a southwestern Indiana highway safer.

  Local nurse helps deliver and save baby

Kirsten offered her help and in the back of the ambulance she helped deliver the baby still in the amniotic sac.

  Couple mistakenly forced from home during SWAT operation

Alexandria Higgins and partner, D’Angelo, were sitting inside when they heard the loud boom of a flash bang.

  EVSC bus driver career fair Tues.

They say all applicants must have a current driver’s license. But, the EVSC will train you, if you get the job, and help you get your CDL.

  Evansville City Council meets for 1st time since councilwoman walked out

Robinson isn’t running for re-election fall of 2019. She later announced she was leaving the Democratic party because it didn’t support Payne.

  Announcements made about upcoming Tour

Monday afternoon, a luncheon was held by tour officials to lead the excitement heading into these final weeks before the championship.

  Evansville man sentenced to 15-years, found guilty of armed robbery

38-year-old Ryan Hensley was sentenced to 15-years in prison Monday afternoon.

  Large tree falls on Newburgh Road

It happened on Newburgh Road between Martin and Fuquay Road.

  Women arrested in connection with death of Evansville woman to make first court appearance this week

Police say 23-year-old Kimra Miller was killed at a home on South Garvin. Her body was dumped near Ellis Park.

  Man sentenced in Pike Co. animal cruelty case

Jordan Hunt was found guilty in May.

  Car transport vehicle overturned at Highway 41 and Lloyd Expressway

A transport vehicle trailer is overturned, spilling several vehicles on to Highway 41 in Evansville.

  Dive operation underway on Greenway near Diamond Ave.

Evansville Police tell us it is a dive operation related to an ongoing EPD investigation, but could not give any other details.

Indiana woman arrested after death of baby with burns, fractures

Thirty-two-year-old Sarah Ann Styhl of Muncie is jailed in Delaware County on $50,000 bond and is preliminarily charged with neglect of a dependent resulting in death.

  Evansville family recalls Sun. night crash that sent 1 to hospital

It happened at the intersection of Lincoln and Vann just before 9 Sunday night.

  Dispatch: Accident with injuries on Lincoln Ave.

The accident happened in the 3100 block of Lincoln Avenue.

  Rockport, Ind. PD gets new officer: former drummer of Five Finger Death Punch

In 2005, Jeremy became the drummer of Five Finger Death Punch, a metal band that’s known all over the U.S.

  Traffic stop leads to the arrest of 2 on drug charges

According to the news release, the deputy found out that Ramey was driving on a suspended license with a prior conviction for driving while suspended.

  Community rallies to stop violence

With the recent increase in violent crimes around Evansville, members of the community sat down to talk about how they could stop the violence.

  Remains of Gibson Southern grad found after falling overboard in Texas, police say

Former classmates tell us Reed and his wife, Jana, attended Gibson Southern High School in the 80′s.

  SB I-69 reopened after jackknifed semi causes lane closure

A section of I-69 is back open after a semi jackknifed and blocked southbound traffic.