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Indiana Excise Cracking Down on Underage Drinking at Tailgate Parties

Indiana excise officials are cracking down on underage drinking on campuses all across the state, and that has some students ticked off because they say the newfound strictness is taking the fun out of tailgating prior to football games

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Owensboro Radio Legend Joe Lowe Passes Away from Esophageal Cancer

It is with a heavy heart that we report our friend, colleague and Owensboro icon Joe Lowe passed away this morning from an aggressive form of esophageal cancer. Joe was best known for his distinct voice as the host of the Joe Lowe Morning Show on 1490 WOMI - it was truly the heartbeat of Owensboro.

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Indiana Unveils New License Plate to Honor the State’s 200th Year

Indiana is getting a new license plate this year.

Earlier this week at a press conference in Indianapolis, state officials unveiled the new license plate designed to commemorate the state’s approaching bicentennial, which will take place in 2016.

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Indiana Students Can Earn $17 Per Hour While Attending School

Toyota Manufacturing announced earlier today a new program for Indiana students called the Advance Manufacturing Technician program.

The program will allow students to attend classes at Vincennes University (without acquiring any college debt) and at the same time, work for TMMI for a starting wage of $17 per hour with raises based on their academic success.

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State Prisoners Set to Help ‘Keep Evansville Beautiful’

You can expect to see more inmates walking the streets of Evansville, as they will soon be helping to keep Evansville beautiful.

In a combined cleanup effort between the Indiana Department of Correction, Indiana Department of Transportation, Vanderburgh County Sheriff’s Office and Keep Evansville Beautiful, convicts from Branchville Correctional Facility and Wabash Valley Correctional Facility will be brought into Vanderburgh County to assist with picking up and bagging litter across the city.

The Vanderburgh County Sheriff’s Office will them supervise the trash pick up provided by inmates of the

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EPD and EFD on Wednesdays With Winnecke [Audio]

This morning we were lucky to get two of our fine public servants on the program. Evansville Mayor Lloyd Winnecke was joined by Dan Grimm from the Evansville Fire Department and by Chris Pugh from the Evansville Police Department.

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Wild Rides, Zombie Farms and More Things to Do This Weekend In the Tri-State

There is a lot going on this weekend here in the tri-state – If you plan to get your weekend started early, nearly every bar in town has karaoke and pool, and if they don’t, they have booze and food – you can’t miss

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Bolero, Brew Ha-Ha and Other Things to Do This Weekend In the Tri-State

There is a lot going on this weekend here in the tri-state – If you plan to get your weekend started early, nearly every bar in town has karaoke and pool, and if they don’t, they have booze and food – you can’t miss

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30th Annual Native American Days This Weekend at Angel Mounds

September 21 through 23 marks the 30th annual Native American Days at Angel Mounds State Historic Site. Family-friendly fun and entertainment will be abundant during the weekend tradition of celebrating Native American heritage.

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NeedtoBreathe, Animalpalooza and More Things to Do This Weekend In the Tri-State

There is a lot going on this weekend here in the tri-state – If you plan to get your weekend started early, nearly every bar in town has karaoke and pool, and if they don’t, they have booze and food – you can’t miss

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