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Lt. Governor To Make Announcement

Lt. Governor Crit Luallen, along with several state and local officials, is scheduled to visit Ohio County on Tuesday for a major announcement at Bluegrass Crossings Business Centre on Old Liberty Church Road in Beaver Dam.

County Unemployment Rate Down

Daviess County's average annual unemployment rate for 2014 was 5.1 percent, compared to 6.9 in 2013. Surrounding counties saw similar drops in unemployment rate in 2014.

Two Workers Injured in Distillery Explosion

Two workers remain hospitalized after an explosion leveled a western Kentucky distillery. Silver Trail Distillery is located in the town of Hardin, in Marshall County. It has been featured on the Discovery Channel's “Moonshiners” series. On Friday, an explosion at the facility seriously injured cousins Jay and Kyle Rogers.

Fatality Accident Near Natcher Bridge

A man was killed Monday morning in a one-vehicle accident on U.S. 213 just south of the Natcher Bridge. According to the Daviess County Sheriff's Department, a 2002 Ford Taurus was traveling north on 231 around 6am when it left the left side of the roadway into the median where it struck two guard rails.

Tell City Man Dies in Accident

One person is dead and another was injured in an accident Sunday morning in Daviess County. According to the Daviess County Sheriff's Department, a vehicle driven by 32-year-old Tonietta Villanueva of Cannelton was traveling east on U.S. 60 East around 11:50am when she crossed the center line, crossed into the westbound lane, left the roadway, and traveled down an embankment, rolling over.
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