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Possible New Destination for Owensboro-Daviess County Regional Airport


11/24/14 12:41 PM
Allegiant Air's passenger numbers to Orlando are strong, and Cape Air's flights to St. Louis are hitting the Federal Aviation Administration's required marks to allow the company to continue receiving a subsidy; that’s according Bob Whit

Drive Careful this Thanksgiving Weekend.


11/24/14 12:32 PM
the Thanksgiving Holiday is typically one of the deadliest holidays of the year in Kentucky highways, and the KSP will be out in force. Troopers will concentrate their holiday enforcement efforts on high traffic areas such as interstates and parkways, alo

Phone Scam!


11/24/14 11:00 AM
Kentucky State Police warns of a phone scam targeting our area. People who have received the call say it comes from a McLean County number.  A male's voice on the other end of the line claims to be with Kentucky State Police asking for donations

OPD Locates Missing Local Woman


11/21/14 01:52 PM
A woman missing since March has been located in good health. In April of this year, the Owensboro Police Department put out an alert concerning the disappearance of 23-year-old Ashley Dillion Higgs. Family members said they had not seen her since March 18.

City To Annex Large KY54 Development


11/21/14 12:41 PM
The city of Owensboro is set to annex a large development coming to KY 54 East. According to media partner 14News, the retail center will be behind the new ALDI store.

OHRH Using New Breast Cancer Treatment Device


11/21/14 12:32 PM
Owensboro Health is using a new device to help treat breast cancer called "Bio-Zorb" that allows for more precise radiation therapy.  Bio-Zorb is placed in the breast during surgery to remove the cancer and dissolves in the body after about a year. 

Eagle Family Performers present “The Nutcracker”


11/21/14 12:23 PM
Special services students of Apollo High School will be in the spotlight on Tuesday, Dec. 16, as they perform “The Nutcracker.”    Performances are scheduled from 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. for students visiting from other DCPS schools; and from 1:05 to 2 p.m. for Apollo High School students.
 

Heating Assistance Now Available in KY


11/20/14 01:58 PM
The application window for federal assistance is now open for those who struggle to pay their heating bills. Community Action Kentucky administers the one-time subsidy from LIHEAP -- the Low-Income Home Energy Assistance Program. Each winter, about 100-thousand families benefit from the program.

KSP Encouraging Citizens To "Cram the Cruiser"


11/20/14 01:53 PM
The Kentucky State Police kick off their fifth annual ‘Cram the Cruiser' food drive on Friday.  Food collection sites have been established at all 16 posts throughout the state and at the agency's headquarters in Frankfort.

KY Fatalities Set To Be Lower This Year


11/19/14 01:46 PM
Kentucky is in line to see its highway death toll drop to a new record low. To date 557 people have lost their lives on Kentucky roads in 2014, that compares to 575 through the same time last year. This has State Police and State Highway officials excited about the possibility of topping last year's record low fatality count of 638.

Two Owensboro Men in Fatal Accident


11/19/14 09:01 AM
DCSO, OPD, Daviess County Fire Dept, Owensboro Fire Dept, and Yellow Ambulance responded to a one vehicle fatality collision in the 1900 block of River Rd. A 1995 GMC Sierra was traveling northbound on River Rd when it left the east side of the roadway in
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