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Eggners Ferry Bridge Main Span Placement Set for TUESDAY

Eggners Ferry Bridge Main Span Placement Set for TUESDAY

Bill Stephens

December 1st, 2015

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AURORA, Ky. (Nov. 30, 2015) – A contractor for the Kentucky Transportation Cabinet (KYTC) plans to place a $20 million 550-foot main span on the new U.S. 68/KY 80 Eggners Ferry Bridge starting at 7 a.m., Tuesday.

McConnell Outlines Failures of President’s Power Plan as Paris Climate Talks Convene

McConnell Outlines Failures of President’s Power Plan as Paris Climate Talks Convene

Bill Stephens

December 1st, 2015

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‘The power plan won’t even meaningfully affect global carbon emissions, and could actually increase emissions by offshoring American manufacturing to countries that lack our environmental standards.’

FOA’s “Quest for 1 Million Pennies” Fundraiser to help pay for local teen’s eye surgery

FOA’s “Quest for 1 Million Pennies” Fundraiser to help pay for local teen’s eye surgery

Bill Stephens

December 1st, 2015

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A fundraiser has been organized to help a Union County teen who needs a very expensive eye surgery in order to improve his vision and to give him a greater chance for a better quality of life.

UPDATED: 2 Sturgis men charged for possessing meth

UPDATED: 2 Sturgis men charged for possessing meth

Bill Stephens

December 1st, 2015

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Two Sturgis men were arrested over the weekend on possession of meth charges.

Registry names adult caregivers with proven abuse claims

Registry names adult caregivers with proven abuse claims

Bill Stephens

November 30th, 2015

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OWENSBORO, Ky. (AP) — A registry that names adult caregivers with substantiated abuse claims has been quietly building since it was created last year.

Investigators in Henderson continue to investigate shooting of Owensboro man

Investigators in Henderson continue to investigate shooting of Owensboro man

Bill Stephens

November 30th, 2015

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Investigators in Henderson say they still do not have any leads regarding a shooting last week that hospitalized a 35 year old Owensboro man.

3 Hopkins County residents facing drug trafficking charges

3 Hopkins County residents facing drug trafficking charges

Bill Stephens

November 30th, 2015

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Authorities say a suspicious vehicle complaint netted the arrest of three Hopkins County residents Sunday night for drug trafficking and other offenses.

Troopers will be Coordinating Sobriety Checkpoint this Weekend in Gibson County

Troopers will be Coordinating Sobriety Checkpoint this Weekend in Gibson County

Bill Stephens

November 30th, 2015

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Gibson County – Indiana State Police will be conducting a sobriety checkpoint this upcoming weekend

Funeral services scheduled Tuesday for Morganfield woman who died from wreck injuries

Funeral services scheduled Tuesday for Morganfield woman who died from wreck injuries

Bill Stephens

November 30th, 2015

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Funeral services will be held Tuesday morning for a Morganfield woman who died from injuries sustained in a two-vehicle wreck on Thanksgiving.

4th Annual Uniontown Christmas Parade set for December 19th, Children’s Christmas Event December 12th

4th Annual Uniontown Christmas Parade set for December 19th, Children’s Christmas Event December 12th

Bill Stephens

November 30th, 2015

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The 5th Annual Christmas Parade in Uniontown has been scheduled.

Illinois woman injured in 2-vehicle wreck in Henderson County over Thanksgiving Holiday weekend

Illinois woman injured in 2-vehicle wreck in Henderson County over Thanksgiving Holiday weekend

Bill Stephens

November 30th, 2015

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An Illinois woman was injured in a two-vehicle wreck in Henderson County over the Thanksgiving Holiday weekend.

Authorities investigating burglary in Corydon, over $39,000 stolen from barn

Authorities investigating burglary in Corydon, over $39,000 stolen from barn

Bill Stephens

November 30th, 2015

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Authorities are investigating a burglary where someone took over 39-thousand dollars worth of items from a barn in Corydon.

EPD: Son accidentally shoots mother in parking lot of department store

EPD: Son accidentally shoots mother in parking lot of department store

Bill Stephens

November 27th, 2015

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At 9:40pm on Thursday, Evansville Police were called to the parking lot of the east side Target store for a reported accidental shooting.

Owensboro woman among Governor Beshear’s appointments to state boards and commissions

Owensboro woman among Governor Beshear’s appointments to state boards and commissions

Bill Stephens

November 27th, 2015

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A Daviess County woman is among several appointments and reappointments made by Governor Steve Beshear this week to state boards and commissions.

Closure on KY 1063 in WEBSTER County starting MONDAY, Nov. 30th

Closure on KY 1063 in WEBSTER County starting MONDAY, Nov. 30th

Bill Stephens

November 27th, 2015

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Motorists traveling KY 1063 in Webster County need to be aware a section of the road will be closed next week.