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KSP Seeking Suspect Using Stolen Credit Cards in Owensboro and Henderson

The Kentucky State Police need your help.  They're seeking a suspect using stolen credit cards in a variety of Kentucky cities, including Owensboro and Henderson.

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Local Red Cross Issues Emergency Call for Blood and Platelet Donations to Address Significant Shortage – Here’s Where to Donate

The American Red Cross has issued an emergency call for blood and platelets, urging all eligible donors to give now to replenish an extremely low summer blood supply...

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Fireworks Displays in Evansville, Owensboro, Henderson, Newburgh and the Tri-State 2016

The Tri-State always makes the best of July 4th with some of the best fireworks shows around. Here's a list of some of the most spectacular shows you can take the family to this year!

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Kentucky State Police
Kentucky State Police
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Autopsy Scheduled for Body Found Inside Burnt Plane

A Thursday morning autopsy is scheduled in Louisville for the body found inside the plane wreckage found yesterday in the Fordsville community of Hancock County.

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Ashley S
Ashley S
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Vintage, Brand New and Fun Finds at the Hwy 54 Goodwill in Owensboro!

Last week, I went with Chad to the new Goodwill store next to Walmart off Hwy 54 in Owensboro. We had a ball! Here are some of the fun finds that I spotted in the store! 

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Twin Bridges Connecting Evansville to Henderson to Undergo Major Renovations Beginning in 2017

For anyone looking to get to Henderson from Evansville, or vice-versa, the "Kentucky Ohio River Bridges", as the Indiana Department of Transportation refers to them, or the "Twin Bridges" as those of us who live here call them, is the quickest and most practical way to do so. Beginning in the Spring of 2017, that will still be the case, it just may take slightly longer to get across thanks to a joint effort between the Indiana and Kentucky Transportation Departments.

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Man Pulled from Ohio River Had Head Wound and Ligature Marks Around Neck

WBKR

The Daviess County (Ky) Sheriff's Office has confirmed that the man pulled from the Ohio River near Owensboro yesterday suffered from a gunshot to the right side of his head and there were ligature marks around his neck from a braided nylon or rope material.
They cannot determine age but he was 5'7 and 140 lbs.

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*Updated* Another Body Found in Ohio River at Little Hurricane

Daviess County (Ky) Sheriff's Office has confirmed that another body was found in the Ohio River on Thursday morning.

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*Updated* Reports Of Body Found In Ohio River

Daviess County (Ky) Sheriff's Office has confirmed that the body of a white male has been found in the Ohio River.

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FBI/FYI via YouTube
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The Summer of ’99: Remembering the Terror of The Railroad Killer [Video]

I remember the Summer of '99 vividly.  I was working in the News Department here at WBKR/WOMI and there was no bigger, or more terrifying news story, than that of Rafael Resendez-Ramirez, who was better known by the nickname "The Railroad Killer."  Resendez-Ramirez was among the FBI's Ten Most Wanted Fugitives and was the subject of a nationwide manhunt that weaved in and out of Texas, Illinois and Kentucky.  And rumors were swirling that he was spotted in Owensboro.

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