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EPD asking for help identifying robbery suspect

EVANSVILLE, Ind. (WEHT) – The Evansville Police Department is asking for help identifying a suspect they say attempted to rob from a business on First Avenue. EPD says on June 30, just before 7 p.m., a male wearing a black neck gaiter-type mask, entered a spa on First Avenue and drew a black pistol. EPD […]
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Alleged Supplier For Drug Ring Arrested

The Drug Enforcement Administration arrested several people Wednesday morning in connection with an organized drug ring. DEA assistant Special Agent Michael Gannon says, 12 individuals were indicted, 10 of those people are from Evansville. The main supplier, John Byers from Bowling Green based his business in Evansville and distributed large...

EPD asking for public’s help identifying armed robbery suspect

EVANSVILLE, Ind. (WFIE) - The Evansville Police Department is looking for a man after they say he attempted robbing a spa. They say that happened Thursday, June 30 just before 7 p.m. According to a press release, a man wearing a black neck gaiter mask, entered the First Avenue Massage...

DCSO: Owensboro man dies in morning wreck

DAVIESS CO., Ky. (WEHT) – Christopher Q. McCrady, 46, of Owensboro, died in a wreck this morning. The Daviess County Sheriff’s Office (DCSO) says on June 30 at 4:44 a.m., DCSO, the Utica Fire Department, Daviess County Fire Department, and AMR were dispatched to a one vehicle collision In the 10000 block of U.S. Highway […]

Green River Distilling being sold

Green River Spirits and its Owensboro-based Green River Distilling Co. are being sold to Bardstown Bourbon Co., a division of Pritzker Private Capital, in July. Terms of the sale were not disclosed. Holly Weyler, spokeswoman for Bardstown Bourbon, said no one from either company would be able to talk about...

Gun fired outside of bank in downtown Evansville

Police are investigating a shooting that happened in downtown Evansville on Thursday. The Evansville Police Department says officers were originally called outside of the Old National Bank at the corner of Riverside Drive and One Main Street for a "disorderly conduct" incident. A short time later, police say another 911...

New Bistro Opening in Downtown Evansville

Downtown Evansville is growing all the time and is now welcoming a new bistro. One thing I love about downtown Evansville is the fact that it is always growing. There always seems to be something new coming to downtown, and over the last few years, our little downtown has really begun to flourish. I love seeing my hometown grow! A new establishment is opening it's doors downtown, and it'll be located right by Myriad Brewing Co.

Where and How to Enjoy the City of Owensboro’s Annual Fireworks Celebration

In 2020, when the COVID pandemic had shut down most community events, Tim Ross, the Director of Public Events for the City of Owensboro, started brainstorming ideas for how to save the city's annual fireworks show. The solution? To launch fireworks from multiple sites around Owensboro so that everyone in town could enjoy see and experience the fireworks from their own backyards. It was incredible.

Bardstown Bourbon Company to acquire Green River Spirits Company

BARDSTOWN, Ky. (WFIE) - On Friday, Bardstown Bourbon Company announced that is has entered into agreement to acquire Green River Spirits Company. Bardstown Bourbon Co. is a distiller, producer and bottler of premium Kentucky bourbon and rye whiskey. According to a press release, the acquisition is set to close this...