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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 […]
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Owensboro hospital system makes face masks mandatory again as COVID-19 cases climb

An Owensboro, Kentucky hospital system spokesperson says the number of new COVID-19 cases confirmed in the region is causing some policy changes. On Thursday, officials with Owensboro Health announced masks will once again be required to be worn at all times by anyone who visits the any of the health system's for any reason.
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Southern Indiana man arrested for Jan. 6 charges

ROCKPORT, Ind. (WISH) — Federal agents have arrested a southern Indiana man for joining rioters inside the U.S. Capitol on Jan. 6, 2021. Paul Kovacik was arrested in Rockport earlier in June. Federal agents say Kovacik admitted taking a train to Washington, D.C., then staying the night at a...
ROCKPORT, IN

Owensboro police reminds public about fireworks use

OWENSBORO, Ky. (WEHT) – The Owensboro Police Department (OPD) sent out a reminder about fireworks to the public on June 30. OPD encourages everyone to celebrate Independence Day in a safe and responsible manner but reminds everyone there are rules for using fireworks in Owensboro city limits. These rules include: Fireworks may only be used […]
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Southern Indiana man arrested Jan. 6 Capitol Breach

ROCKPORT, Ind. — A southern Indiana man has been arrested for taking part in the Jan. 6, 2021, U.S. Capitol Breach where he is spotted on camera walking around the Capitol and filming on his phone. Paul Kovacik was arrested in Rockport on June 19. He is charged with...
ROCKPORT, IN
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Volunteers repair homes in Daviess and McLean Counties

Volunteers with the group Kentucky Changers are doing outdoor repairs at 18 homes in the Owensboro region this week. The group has 150 volunteers, with 100 of those teenagers. This week’s projects include roofing, painting, and building handicap ramps and decks. The projects are for low-income families in Daviess...
OWENSBORO, KY
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Local governments granted funding for riverports improvements, roadway repairs

FRANKFORT, KY — Three local riverports are getting a total of $369,808 to help fund infrastructure improvements and pay for equipment. Kentucky Gov. Andy Beshear made that announcement Thursday during his weekly Team Kentucky briefing. “Our Kentucky riverports play a unique role in our commerce and our transportation system....
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