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  ISP: intoxicated driver arrested after citizen helps trooper locate him

  Mayse Farm Market kicks off ‘Sunflower Days at Mayse’ Sat.

  Teachers discuss competitive wages at input session

  Affidavit: man arrested for Child Molesting after confessing to detective

  ISP: 55-yr-old arrested for Sexual Misconduct with underage girl

Sheriff’s Office: 1 lane of SB I-69 opened after morning wreck

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  Tri-State Food Bank experiencing food surplus

  North Posey debuts stadium upgrades

  Gibson Co. EMA meets with the NWS to discuss possible impact of wind farms

  WorkOne Southwest expands to Gibson Co.

  Luncheon held to honor Women’s Equality Day

Police: Mom, high on drugs, leaves 5 kids home alone

  Holly’s House celebrates Think First & Stay Safe program milestone

Holly’s House celebrated reaching 50,000 elementary students through its “Think First & Stay Safe” program.

  Ellis Park cancels Friday races due to flooding

Ellis Park is still open for simulcast wagering and historical horse racing gaming.

  Police: Toddler taken to hospital drunk on schnapps, grandma arrested

Police say the boy was under the age of three, and was incoherent when his mother picked him up from her mother’s Garvin Street home on July 5.

More than 800 Vectren customers lose power in Mt. Vernon

More than 800 Vectren customers have lost power in the Mt. Vernon area.

  Frog Follies revving up in Evansville

  Shaelie previews exciting new season of Sunrise School Spirit

  Police: investigation underway after teen shot outside Lodge School

  Academy Sports, EPD team up to help kids with back to school shopping

  Princeton PD take measures to combat report of drug activity, speeding

  Diocese of Evansville Victim’s Assistance Unit files new child molestation report

  Neighborhood Watch: tip leads to meth arrest; camper stolen from cancer survivor

Neighborhood Watch: tip leads to meth arrest; camper stolen from cancer survivor

  Court advocate dog added to prosecutor’s team to help victims

Wallis is the first K-9 court advocate dog of its kind in the Tri-State and knows over 90 commands.

  Castle HS investigates after special needs student receives hateful messages

Castle High School has disciplined the students responsible for the messages, but the community is still wondering exactly what happened.

  School officials say new sensory path will promote social-emotional learning

School officials say the path promotes social emotional learning.

Rockport man faces federal child porn charges

The U.S. District Court has charged Trent Walker with sexual exploitation of a child, and possession of child pornography.

  ISP: Fugative arrested in Poseyville, now facing drug dealing charges

Christy Smith was arrested along with Anthony Crawley.

  Fire Arm Training Simulation helps prepare Princeton PD

Princeton Police officers are ready for anything. This week, officers took part in simulated training. It puts them in everyday scenarios so they can practice how to react.

Repairs scheduled for I-69/SR 64 interchange in Oakland City

The Indiana Department of Transportation has announced lane restrictions for a pavement project at the interchange of I-69 and State Road 64 in Oakland City.

  Stoplights knocked down on Morgan Ave near I-69

Expect delays if you have to head that way.

  Two-car crash causes traffic backup on I-69

One person was taken to the hospital with minor cuts.

  New Idea Home coming to Newburgh

The home will show off the latest design trends, home furnishings and more.

  New van to help Evansville Promise Zone residents get to grocery store

A new handicap-accessible van will soon be taking those shoppers to and from the grocery store.

  Man accused of killing 2 people Mon. night appears in court

The man accused of killing two people in Evansville made his first court appearance on Wednesday.

  Grandview replacing ’60s era well to improve drinking water

More than 500 people rely on Grandview’s water wells for drinking water.

  2 people arrested after meth, syringes found inside car

Two people are in jail on drug charges after being pulled over early Wednesday.

  UE students head back to class

It’s time for a fresh school year at the University of Evansville.

  Tropicana Evansville partnering with William Hill for sports betting

Tropicana is partnering with William Hill for sports betting.

  Local NAACP provides update on investigation into EVSC student’s arrest

NAACP Evansville President Reverend Gerald Arnold used Wednesday’s conference to update the public on their own investigation into the incident.

  Warrick Co. School Corporation taking new security measures

Warrick County School officials say they’ve spent more than $380,000 on new technology to make their buildings safer.

  ‘Mayor’s Work Ethic Certificate’ program launched for EVSC 8th graders

Students will be able to receive the “Mayor’s Work Ethic Certificate” when completed.

  Goebel Realty to manage McCurdy

Residents of the McCurdy building in downtown Evansville are getting emails from office management that say they are getting new owners and new management.

ALERT DAY: Tuesday storms down wires and trees

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  Evansville man arrested, charged in double murder

Police were seen at a triplex on Plantation Court, just off of Weinbach.

Registered sex offender facing new child molesting charge

Travis Anderson, 28, was booked into jail Monday night.

  Infant headstones damaged after woman let child drive, police say

Officers say 48-year-old Jemie Robertson told them she let a 9-year-old girl sit in her lap and work the pedals and steering wheel.

Crews respond to crash involving backhoe in Evansville

It happened on St. Joseph Ave, between Diamond Ave and Allens Ln.

  Two hurt when car plows into east side Evansville home

It happened around 12:30 Tuesday morning on Smythe Drive at the Villas at Theater Commons.

  Rep. Bucshon hosts town hall in Evansville Monday

IN Congressman Dr. Larry Bucshon finally hosted a town hall meeting Monday night in the Tri-State which is his first in a few years.

  Yard signs opposed to proposed wind farm project are disappearing; authorities investigating

It’s generally a quiet town in Poseyville, but debate over a wind farm has stirred things up in the rural community recently.

  Dispatch: EPD, EFD respond to crash with injuries

Dispatch says EPD and EFD responded to a crash with injuries at Washington and Highway 41.

  EPD increasing Greenway Passage patrols, funded by federal grant

The increase in EPD’s presence is funded through a federal non-motor grant.

  Traffic Alert: WB lane of Washington Ave. closed after water main break

Westbound lane of Washington Avenue, just east of US Highway 41 in front of Enlow Field is closed due to a water main break

  Neighborhood Watch: Sheriff’s Office looks for theft suspects; someone stealing signs in Posey Co.

The Spencer County Sheriff’s Office wants your help identifying possible theft suspects. Someone stealing signs in Posey County.

  Man sentenced in deadly 2017 crash

Justin Declue was sentenced Monday to four years on a charge of causing death while operating a motor vehicle while intoxicated.

Town of Grandview under boil advisory

Officials say the precautionary boil advisory is because of low water pressure due to construction on the water main.

Man accused of firing gun after threatening to shoot woman in the face

His charges include, battery, criminal recklessness, pointing a loaded firearm, intimidation, and carrying a handgun with a prior felony conviction.

  New lane restrictions, closures on Veterans Memorial Parkway

INDOT officials will shift the concrete barriers and traffic cones just south of the Waterworks Road intersection

  Man accused of approaching child with cookies and condom in pocket now facing federal charges

The case is now in federal court where documents show the suspect's phone contained child porn, and there had been a google search of “how to rape a little girl."

Southern Indiana sheriff’s deputy fatally shoots armed man

Southern Indiana police say a sheriff's deputy fatally shot a man who had refused to disarm after he reportedly fired gunshots.

  Gas prices down almost 50 cents from last year

In Evansville, the price of gas fell roughly 15 cents in two weeks according to Gasbuddy.com.

  Sun. evening storm causes damage throughout Tri-State, thousands lose power

The storms Sunday evening have caused thousands to lose power in the Tri-State.

  Community teams up to clean cemetery

Brenda and Mike Moore, with the help of friends and family, have been cleaning up Maple Hill Cemetery.

  Mt. Vernon bike registration

The Mt. Vernon Police Department is working on ways to recover stolen bicycles.

  Affidavit: man arrested on weapon, meth charges after being pulled over

The affidavit says the 47-year-old was pulled over on St. Joseph Avenue shortly after 12 a.m. Sunday.

Amber Alert for 16-yr-old girl canceled

At 1:30 p.m. Sunday, the Indiana State Police sent a news release saying the Amber Alert has been canceled.

  Celebrating the life of Jennifer King

Friends and family from as far as California came together and celebrated her life after she lost her battle with cancer.

  Evansville Museum hosts 3rd annual Comic-Con

The event is devoted to celebrating the arts, science, and history of geek culture.

  Evansville BBQ Festival wraps up Sat. night

Saturday’s free event included world championship barbecue for sale, live music, and a custom car show.

  Sheriff’s Office: man arrested for battery on pregnant woman after investigation

Deputies arrested a 30-year-old man on Thursday for several charges, including battery on a pregnant woman.

  Indiana St. garage ‘a total loss’ after late Fri. fire

No injuries were sustained during the fire, but the garage is “a total loss,” according to the news release.

Back-to-school illnesses parents need to watch for

School is now in session for germs, viruses and bacteria that cause illnesses that can make your child or you sick.

  ISP: $250K worth of marijuana plants found in Hazleton

Indiana State Police say 69-year-old Dale Robinson of Hazleton was arrested Friday afternoon for Dealing Marijuana over 10 lbs.

  Health Dept: mosquitoes test positive for West Nile Virus in Gibson Co.

The report does not give an exact location.

  Committee hopes for better participation in 2020 Census

Evansville’s Complete Count Committee met on Friday to discuss how they plan to encourage the community to participate.

  New system to help EPD be more transparent with public

Evansville Police Department has installed a new body and dashcam system.

  ‘Dust control plan’ in place after residents voice complaints

Evansville Water and Sewer Utility have worked with the construction team here on what they are calling a “dust control plan.”

  Traffic Alert: 3rd Ave. in Jasper down to 1 lane starting Mon.

Construction crews are encouraging drivers to take a different route during construction hours.

Jason Aldean not confirmed for Daviess Co. show

The co-owner of Wittaker Guns said Jason Aldean will headline an acoustic concert in October. However, Jason Aldean’s PR says the country star is not confirmed to play.