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Ohio River Sweep 2019

Ohio River Sweep 2019

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

May 22nd, 2019

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The local Ohio River Sweep for 2019 will take place along Ohio River Road #2 in Henderson County Reed, KY Newburgh Locks & Dam (KY Side) at the fishing area. Hours are from 8am to 12pm. June 15, 2019. Children under 14 must have an […]

New Principal Named for Niagara

New Principal Named for Niagara

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

May 22nd, 2019

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KSP Investigating Fatal Wreck in McLean County

KSP Investigating Fatal Wreck in McLean County

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

May 22nd, 2019

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US 431 was Shutdown for Two Hours LIVERMORE, Ky. (May 21, 2019) –Kentucky State Police troopers are investigating a two vehicle wreck which killed a Livermore man and injured two others. Troopers were notified of the wreck around 4:15p.m by McLean County authorities.   Preliminary […]

Lane restrictions on U.S. 41 and KY 2097 in Henderson and Webster counties

Lane restrictions on U.S. 41 and KY 2097 in Henderson and Webster counties

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

May 22nd, 2019

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A contractor for the Kentucky Transportation Cabinet plans a traffic shift in bridge work zones along US 41 and KY 2997 in Henderson and Webster counties on Wednesday morning, May 22, 2019. The contractor has completed deck overlay work in one direction on the bridges. […]

Kentuckians set up Bevin vs. Beshear gubernatorial showdown

Kentuckians set up Bevin vs. Beshear gubernatorial showdown

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

May 21st, 2019

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AP-US–Kentucky Governor,5th Ld-Writethru May 21, 2019 7:56PM (GMT 00:56) – 823 words By BRUCE SCHREINER Associated Press Eds: Updates with Beshear winning Democratic nomination. With AP Photos. LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Kentucky Gov. Matt Bevin cleared his first hurdle toward a second term despite a strong […]

Memorial Day Week Trash Collection Schedule Announced

Memorial Day Week Trash Collection Schedule Announced

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

May 21st, 2019

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Schedules will be altered slightly because of holiday HENDERSON, KY, May 20, 2019– Trash collection in the City of Henderson and services at the landfill/transfer station will be operating on a different schedule during the week of the Memorial Day holiday. There will be no […]

Annual Hydrant Testing Scheduled

Annual Hydrant Testing Scheduled

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

May 21st, 2019

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HENDERSON, KY, May 20, 2019– The Henderson Fire Department will begin annual fire hydrant flushing and inspecting on June 1. Tests are expected to be completed in approximately two weeks. Testing will be conducted between 7 a.m. and 5 p.m. except for the central business […]

Lake Wind Advisory Issued for the WSON Listening Area

Lake Wind Advisory Issued for the WSON Listening Area

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

May 21st, 2019

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…Gusty winds on area lakes this afternoon and evening… .Wind will pick up from the south and southeast today and increase in speed during the afternoon. This may cause issues for boaters and small water craft on area lakes and rivers. Pike-Vanderburgh-Warrick-Spencer-Caldwell-Webster-Hopkins- Christian-Henderson-Daviess-McLean-Muhlenberg-Todd- Including the […]

Nearly $220,000 in Grants Awarded to Prevent Child Abuse

Nearly $220,000 in Grants Awarded to Prevent Child Abuse

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

May 21st, 2019

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Child Victims’ Trust Fund grants assist victims, support training that helps protect children   FRANKFORT, Ky. – Nearly $220,000 in grant funding from the Child Victims’ Trust Fund (CVTF) has been allocated to help child sexual abuse prevention organizations protect children across the state, Attorney General […]

Hello, Summer! Nearly 43 Million Americans Will Kick off the Season with a Memorial Day Vacation

Hello, Summer! Nearly 43 Million Americans Will Kick off the Season with a Memorial Day Vacation

Bill Stephens, Web Editor

May 17th, 2019

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AAA forecasts the second-most holiday road trippers on record; INRIX predicts drive times could be more than three times longer than normal According to the annual AAA Memorial Day Travel Forecast, nearly 43 million Americans will start their summers with a Memorial Day weekend getaway.  […]