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Lake Mauzy in Union County being lowered to improve bluegill populations

Lake Mauzy in Union County being lowered to improve bluegill populations

Bill Stephens

October 19th, 2015

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Lake Mauzy in Union County is being lowered to improve bluegill populations.

UPDATED: Escaped inmate from Christian County captured

UPDATED: Escaped inmate from Christian County captured

Bill Stephens

October 19th, 2015

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Hopkinsville, KY (Christian County) – Kentucky State Police (KSP) is investigating a state inmate escape that occurred on Monday, October 19, at 9:28 a.m.

Quarles, Spann compete for job of agriculture commissioner

Quarles, Spann compete for job of agriculture commissioner

Bill Stephens

October 19th, 2015

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Kentucky's candidates for agriculture commissioner tout their rural pedigrees as proof they understand the needs of farmers.

State’s First Influenza Cases Reported

State’s First Influenza Cases Reported

Bill Stephens

October 19th, 2015

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FRANKFORT, Ky. (Oct. 19, 2015) – The Kentucky Department for Public Health (DPH) is reporting the first two laboratory-confirmed influenza cases this week, indicating the presence of flu circulating in Kentucky.

KSP Kicks Off Statewide Safe Driving Program: Operation R.A.I.D.

KSP Kicks Off Statewide Safe Driving Program: Operation R.A.I.D.

Bill Stephens

October 19th, 2015

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(Hickory, Ky.) - Kentucky State Police kicks off an enforcement campaign called Operation R.A.I.D. (Remove Aggressive, Impaired and Distracted drivers from Kentucky Roadways).

INDot Lane Restriction for US 41 Northbound Traffic between Henderson and Evansville TODAY

INDot Lane Restriction for US 41 Northbound Traffic between Henderson and Evansville TODAY

Bill Stephens

October 19th, 2015

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The Indiana Department of Transportation (INDot) has indicated there will be a northbound lane restriction along US 41 between the US 41 Twin Bridges at Henderson and the I-69 Interchange south of Evansville TODAY.

Sturgis woman flown to Evansville hospital after single-vehicle wreck in Union County

Sturgis woman flown to Evansville hospital after single-vehicle wreck in Union County

Bill Stephens

October 19th, 2015

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A Sturgis woman was airlifted to an Evansville hospital after she was injured in a single-vehicle wreck in Union County Sunday afternoon.

Closure on KY 948 in UNION County on Monday & Tuesday, OCT 19 & 20

Closure on KY 948 in UNION County on Monday & Tuesday, OCT 19 & 20

Bill Stephens

October 19th, 2015

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Motorists traveling on KY 948 in Union County need to be aware a section of the road will be closed today and Tuesday.

Governor Beshear reappoints Henderson businessman to serve on state board

Governor Beshear reappoints Henderson businessman to serve on state board

Bill Stephens

October 19th, 2015

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A Henderson businessman was among Governor Steve Beshear’s recent reappointments and appointments to state boards and commissions.

Owensboro man arrested and charged with Burglary 2nd Degree

Owensboro man arrested and charged with Burglary 2nd Degree

Bill Stephens

October 19th, 2015

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A 23 year old man Owensboro accused of kicking in the door of his girlfriend’s residence over the weekend has been charged with burglary.

Man charged with burglary and criminal mischief at Knottsville grocery store

Man charged with burglary and criminal mischief at Knottsville grocery store

Bill Stephens

October 19th, 2015

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A homeless man accused of breaking into and causing damage to a grocery store in Daviess County over the weekend has been arrested and charged with burglary and other offenses.

Attorney General Conway Announces Life Sentence in Muhlenberg County Murder

Attorney General Conway Announces Life Sentence in Muhlenberg County Murder

Bill Stephens

October 19th, 2015

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Attorney General Jack Conway on Fridayannounced the sentencing of a Muhlenberg County woman convicted of murdering her former husband.

Livingston Co. woman injured after crashing stolen vehicle on Union Co. highway

Livingston Co. woman injured after crashing stolen vehicle on Union Co. highway

Bill Stephens

October 16th, 2015

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A Livingston County woman injured in a single-vehicle wreck in Union County this morning will be facing charges after authorities say the truck she was driving was stolen.

St. Ann Catholic Church in Morganfield is Hosting 1st Trail Ride on Saturday

St. Ann Catholic Church in Morganfield is Hosting 1st Trail Ride on Saturday

Bill Stephens

October 16th, 2015

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If you love riding horses, or just want to have fun and help out a local church, come out to St. Ann Catholic Church’s first trail ride fundraising event this weekend. Gary Mike Hendrickson tells WMSK News he wanted to try something different and fun […]

Owensboro man charged with numerous offenses after high-speed pursuit

Owensboro man charged with numerous offenses after high-speed pursuit

Bill Stephens

October 16th, 2015

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An Owensboro man is facing numerous charges, including drug possession, after a vehicle pursuit with police on U.S. Highway 231 in Daviess County just after midnight.