Evansville, INWTVW

Evansville couple arrested after baby found with third degree burns and a fractured arm

EVANSVILLE, Ind (WEHT)– 25-year-old Khauyl Hunter and his girlfriend, 19-year-old Aisha Kinyanjui are facing neglect charges after a baby was seen with burns on its face and body. Evansville police officers were dispatched to the 1600 block of S. Kentucky Avenue for the medical emergency around 3:30 p.m. Monday. Officers met with the victim’s mother. She told the officers that she believed the burns on her 11-month-old were caused by the child’s father.
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Vanderburgh County, INWTVW

Police: Suspect still at large after chase ends in crash

VANDERBURGH CO, Ind (WEHT) – Police are searching for a suspect after an overnight pursuit in Vanderburgh County ends in a crash. According to the Vanderburgh County Sheriff’s Office, a deputy tried to pull over a speeding driver near Morgan Ave and Hwy 41 around 1 a.m. The driver sped away, and the deputy chased him onto Fares Ave towards Diamond.
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Princeton, INWTVW

Princeton couple arrested on child neglect charges

GIBSON CO, Ind (WEHT) – A Princeton couple is facing child neglect charges after officers from the Gibson County Sheriff’s Office and Princeton Police Department attempted to serve a felony warrant. Officers arrived at the home in the 400 block of West State Street just before 8 a.m. Monday. According...
Indiana StateWLKY.com

1 rescued after small aircraft crashes into woods near southern Indiana home

LAFAYETTE TOWNSHIP, Ind. — Fire officials said someone was hurt after a "small aircraft" crashed Tuesday morning in southern Indiana. According to Sgt. Ryan Houchen, with the Lafayette Twp. Fire Protection District, what appears to be a single-engine aircraft crashed into some woods on a private property on St. Marys Road, which is near Floyds Knob.
Evansville, INWTVW

Semi overturned on Lloyd Expressway

EVANSVILLE, Ind (WEHT) – A semi truck overturned on the I-69 ramp of the Lloyd Expressway on Tuesday. Officials say that the semi was the only vehicle involved in the accident. The semi landed on its side and spilled coal onto the road. No one was reported seriously injured. This...
Evansville, INWTVW

Where Are They On That Project: Forge on Main

EVANSVILLE, Ind (WEHT) – A large construction project to provide affordable housing is underway on North Main Street in Evansville. The project is moving into the old Buehler’s IGA that closed its doors in December of 2017. The Forge on Main is under construction to become one and two bedroom...

Bounce-Back Wide Receivers (2021 Fantasy Football)

Every off-season, you’ll see articles that try to predict which players we can count on to outperform their current ADP. Whether those players were affected by injuries or other factors, a player may not have lived up to expectations in 2020, leading to a decline in their current draft position. Every fantasy manager out there is looking for an edge in their drafts, and that’s why everyone loves to find their own bounce-back candidates to hit on.
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Biotech Companies Announce Big Drug Wins with FDA

Several biotech and biopharmaceutical companies have announced new wins with the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA), with these wins ranging from Investigational New Drug (IND) application approvals for cancer treatment candidates to Fast Track Designations for investigational agents aimed toward opioid use disorder (OUD). Kronos Bio announced Tuesday the...
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Clemson Tigers Place Two Players on the 2021 Jim Thorpe Award Watch List

The Oklahoma Sports Hall of Fame (OSHOF) and Jim Thorpe Association release today the prestigious Paycom Jim Thorpe Award Preseason Watch List. This list includes 40 of the nation’s best defensive backs, representing 10 conferences and one independent. The preseason watch list is selected by a screening committee whose members compile a list of up to 50 players. This list is not final, and players who have outstanding seasons may be added as the season progresses.
Indiana StateWANE-TV

Eric Doden: first sit-down interview as candidate for Indiana governor

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WANE) — Indiana’s only declared candidate in the 2024 governor’s race begins his 92 county listening tour today, but not before sitting down with WANE 15. Eric Doden sent a message to potential Republican candidates with his first report to the Indiana Election Division. He raised nearly...

Least Favorite Early-Round Draft Picks (Fantasy Football)

The biggest killer when it comes to early-round selections is injury. Anyone who selected Christian McCaffrey, Saquon Barkley, or Michael Thomas last year can attest to that. However, there are times when your first or second-round picks just fail to deliver the way you would’ve hoped. Lamar Jackson comes to mind there last year. In 2019, it was David Johnson and Le’Veon Bell. In 2018, it was Jordan Howard, Rob Gronkowski, and Le’Veon Bell once again (who held out the entire year).
Indiana StateWTHI

Air Quality Action Day issued for Indiana counties. Here's what you need to know

WABASH VALLEY, Ind. (WTHI) --An Air Quality Action Day (AQAD) has been issued for Tuesday, July 27, 2021, by the Indiana Department of Environmental Management (IDEM). With hot, dry, and stagnant conditions settling into Indiana, IDEM is forecasting high ozone levels for several counties in the Wabash Valley. Unlike recent AQAD issuances, Tuesday's is not due to the wildfire smoke.
Evansville, INWTVW

Public hearing to discuss Evansville water rate hike rescheduled

EVANSVILLE, Ind (WEHT) – State regulators have rescheduled a public hearing to discuss Evansville’s latest water rate hike request. The new date and location for the hearing is August 12 at the University of Evansville at 6 p.m. Previously, state regulators had scheduled the hearing for August 4 at the University of Southern Indiana. That hearing has been canceled.
Indiana StateWLFI.com

West Lafayette named one of the Safest Cities in Indiana

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. (WLFI)-West Lafayette has been named one of the top 5 safest cities in Indiana. According to Safewise West Lafayettes, violent crime rate has stayed the same for two years in a row. Along with that, its property crime rate has decreased in 2021 compared to previous years.