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  1. Parts of Frederica Street in Owensboro Closed After Pedestrian HitRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | WEHT

    OPD states a pedestrian has been hit by a vehicle, and a reconstructionist is being called to the scene.

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  2. OBKY Project ideas presented to city commissionersRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 15 | WEHT

    "We've finished the process. We're ready to start moving forward," said David Johnson of A+ Leadership, one of the project's consultants.

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  3. Owensboro men arrested for drugs after running from traffic stopRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 10 | WEHT

    Kentucky State Police say a trooper stopped a vehicle on Kentucky 144 and Reid Rd. in Daviess County around 10:30 a.m. on Friday for a seatbelt violation. During the stop, the trooper says the passenger ran from the vehicle.

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  4. Equipment catches fire at Owensboro businessRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 10 | WEHT

    A piece of equipment catches fire at an Owensboro business on Friday. It happened just before 12 p.m. at Echo Lake Foods on 11th St. and Frederica St. Firefighters say it started in one of the ovens, and smoke was seen coming out of vents on the roof.

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  5. Mayor: Bluegrass Museum won't have a restaurantRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 3 | WEHT

    The Bluegrass Music Hall of Fame and Museum in Owensboro is ready to open in 2 months, but there's still plenty of room at the table. A restaurant was supposed to open at the same time and now it's not.

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  6. OPD searching for woman in connection with theft investigationRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 2 | WEHT

    If you have information on the woman in this picture, call 270-687-8888 or leave an anonymous tip with Crime Stoppers at 270-687-8484. Case #18-61260 The Owensboro Police Department is investigating a Theft case involving the female shown in the photo.

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  7. OPD searching for two missing juveniles; cases believed to be unrelatedRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 2 | WEHT

    If you have any information, call 270-687-8888 or leave an anonymous tip with Crime Stoppers at 270-687-8484. Neveah Wheatley, 15, has been missing since July 22. She left her foster home in Owensboro, taking some clothes with her, police said.

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  8. Part of Kentucky 81 to close for Panther Creek Bridge workRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 1 | WEHT

    Drivers in Daviess County using a busy road between Owensboro and Calhoun will need to find a detour starting tomorrow. Kentucky transportation officials say nearly 5,200 vehicles a day, ranging from cars to farm equipment use this bridge.

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  9. OPD arrest one in robbery, searching for second suspectRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 31 | WEHT

    Officers were called to the 2200 block of E. 19th St. on Sunday, for shots fired which turned out to be a robbery. Two men ran away before police arrived.

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  10. Schools team up for Stuff The Bus in OwensboroRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 27 | WEHT

    As the new school year approaches, both school systems in Daviess County are hoping the community will help get students off to a good start. Daviess County Public Schools and Owensboro Public Schools are teaming up to host Stuff The Bus at both Walmart locations in Owensboro Friday.

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  11. Juvenile charged in Owenbsoro burglariesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 26 | WEHT

    Owensboro Police were called to a home in the 2200 block of Cedar St. around 5:30 a.m. on Wednesday. Officers say someone entered the home and took items while the homeowners were asleep.

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  12. First part of Natcher Pkwy transformation to I-165 spur startsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 23 | WEHT

    One of the first phases in the transformation of the Natcher Parkway in western Kentucky into an Interstate 165 spur is now underway. Even at 70 miles an hour, it's hard to miss the signs and barrels marking the start of construction.

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  13. Owensboro man accused of stealing vehicle, hitting owner, fleeing policeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 20 | WEHT

    The Daviess County Sheriff's Office said Theotis Avery stole a vehicle from Starlite Dr., but the owner tried to stop the suspect on Dallas Ave. in front of Shivley Park. The sheriff's office located the suspect in the stolen vehicle on Highway 1554 and Highway 60 West, authorities said.

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  14. Owensboro Police investigating two armed robberiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 19 | WEHT

    OPD said a black male armed with a gun entered the Super 8 Motel on Goetz Drive just off of Frederica Street around 1:00 a.m. OPD said the man who robbed the convenience store near West Fifth Street with a gun, matched the description of the person who also robbed the Super 8 an hour earlier.

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  15. Water shortage piles on mountains of trash in OwensboroRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 17, 2018 | WEHT

    The water may be back on, but the constant flow of empty water bottles is taking over Go! Recycling in Owensboro. "Its still rolling in and it will be probably a couple weeks before it settles back down to like the normal rate,"said Darrin Payne.

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  16. Coroner identifies victim in Daviess Co crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 14, 2018 | WEHT

    The Daviess County Coroner has identified the victim of a car crash on KY 142 in Philpot, as 44-year-old Jefferson Clem of Owensboro. The Sheriff's Office says a van crested a hill at a high rate of speed causing it to briefly go airborne. 4 comments

  17. Water main leak closes Owensboro streetsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 9, 2018 | WEHT

    The area between Birkhead Avenue and Leitchfield Road on East 4th Street has been blocked off.

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  18. Bye-bye Bakers Rack: Owensboro's beloved home store closing in AugustRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 5, 2018 | WEHT

    Anne Baker Leazenby knows a gift when she sees it. Thursday afternoon, she was found standing over the counter with signature polka dot wrapping paper, tape, and scissors within reach.

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  19. OPD searching for man wanted for robberyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 3, 2018 | WEHT

    The Owensboro Police Department is trying to find Harold Sanders, Jr., a man wanted for a recent robbery as well as questioning in several other recent crimes.

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  20. Cross-country run to remember fallen soldiers comes through Tri-StateRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 29, 2018 | WEHT

    In the heartland of America, Old Glory may never fly prouder than it did Friday afternoon on a run to remember in Gibson County, Ind. Under a blazing summer sun, a grueling cross-country run takes a few steps closer to the finish.

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