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Morganfield doctor’s son charged after turning himself into authorities

Morganfield doctor’s son charged after turning himself into authorities

Bill Stephens

October 10th, 2015

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The son of a local doctor turned himself into authorities Friday morning.

25 mile pursuit leads to arrest of Webster Co. woman and Evansville, IN. man

25 mile pursuit leads to arrest of Webster Co. woman and Evansville, IN. man

Bill Stephens

October 10th, 2015

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A Webster County woman and an Evansville man are facing drug, wanton endangerment and several other charges after a 25 mile pursuit in Christian County Friday night.

Identity released of victim involved in fatal motorcycle crash

Identity released of victim involved in fatal motorcycle crash

Bill Stephens

October 10th, 2015

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The Daviess County Sheriff’s Office has released the identity of the man killed in a motorcycle crash Friday morning.

McConnell Comments on Court Decision Halting WOTUS

McConnell Comments on Court Decision Halting WOTUS

Bill Stephens

October 10th, 2015

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WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell made the following comments on Friday regarding the decision by the United States Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals to suspend implementation of the “Waters of the United States” rule by the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA):

Closure on KY 1033 in HOPKINS County on MONDAY & TUESDAY, Oct 12 & 13

Closure on KY 1033 in HOPKINS County on MONDAY & TUESDAY, Oct 12 & 13

Bill Stephens

October 10th, 2015

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The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet plans to close a section of KY 1033 in HOPKINS County on Monday & Tuesday, October 12 & 13, 2015.

Closure of Westbound Entry Ramp to WK Pkwy Travel Center in OHIO County on TUESDAY, Oct. 13

Closure of Westbound Entry Ramp to WK Pkwy Travel Center in OHIO County on TUESDAY, Oct. 13

Bill Stephens

October 10th, 2015

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Closure of Westbound Entry Ramp to WK Pkwy Travel Center in OHIO County on TUESDAY, Oct. 13

Work Zone Lane Restriction on WK Pkwy in HOPKINS County Starts MONDAY, Oct 12

Work Zone Lane Restriction on WK Pkwy in HOPKINS County Starts MONDAY, Oct 12

Bill Stephens

October 10th, 2015

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A contractor for the Kentucky Transportation Cabinet plans a work zone lane restriction along a section of the Wendell Ford-Western Kentucky Parkway in eastern HOPKINS County starting Monday, October 12, 2015.

DCSO: Owensboro man killed in motorcycle vs bucket truck crash

DCSO: Owensboro man killed in motorcycle vs bucket truck crash

Bill Stephens

October 9th, 2015

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A 27 year old man was killed this morning when authorities say his motorcycle hit a bucket truck.

Union County KYASAP Awarded Heroin/Opiate Grant

Union County KYASAP Awarded Heroin/Opiate Grant

Bill Stephens

October 9th, 2015

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A local organization has received a grant that will be used to educate and equip Union County with Heroin and Opiate Prevention.

Henderson Co. Sheriff’s Office: Scam Alert

Henderson Co. Sheriff’s Office: Scam Alert

Bill Stephens

October 9th, 2015

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The Henderson County Sheriff’s Office is warning residents of a phone scam.

Henderson resident injured in 4-vehicle chain reaction wreck

Henderson resident injured in 4-vehicle chain reaction wreck

Bill Stephens

October 9th, 2015

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A Henderson resident was injured Thursday night in a 4-vehicle chain reaction wreck on US 60 East.

Former Georgia doctor guilty of distributing painkillers

Former Georgia doctor guilty of distributing painkillers

Bill Stephens

October 9th, 2015

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LONDON, Ky. (AP) — A former Georgia doctor has pleaded guilty to conspiring to illegally distribute painkillers in Kentucky.

Fifth Annual “Great Central U.S. Shakeout” Set For October 15, 2015

Fifth Annual “Great Central U.S. Shakeout” Set For October 15, 2015

Bill Stephens

October 9th, 2015

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FRANKFORT, Ky. - (Oct 8, 2015) - Following FEMA's "National Preparedness Month" in September, individuals and communities throughout 14 mid-west states will participate in the fifth annual Great Central U.S. ShakeOut Earthquake Drill.

AUDUBON/PENNYRILE Parkway Interchange at HENDERSON Ramp Closures Starting TONIGHT

AUDUBON/PENNYRILE Parkway Interchange at HENDERSON Ramp Closures Starting TONIGHT

Bill Stephens

October 9th, 2015

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A contractor for the Kentucky Transportation Cabinet plans another round of ramp closures at The Audubon Parkway/Pennyrile Parkway Interchange at Henderson starting TONIGHT.

Hundreds of ‘Rakkasans’ returning to Fort Campbell

Hundreds of ‘Rakkasans’ returning to Fort Campbell

Bill Stephens

October 9th, 2015

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FORT CAMPBELL, Ky. (AP) — Hundreds of soldiers from the 101st Airborne Division will be returning to Fort Campbell over the next few days.