Vanderburgh County Newswire (Page 8)

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  1. Lane closures begin Thursday at Burkhardt Rd. and Virginia St.Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 18, 2015 | WFIE-TV Evansville

    The Vanderburgh County Engineer's office says the following lane closures will begin on Thursday, March 19 at Burkhardt Road and Virginia Street: Southbound Burkhardt will be reduced to one through lane between Columbia Street and the north driveway into the Best Buy shopping center The width of the lanes on Virginia Street will be reduced between Kimber Lane and Burkhardt Road, but no lanes will be closed. The width of the lanes on Virginia Street will be reduced east from Burkhardt to the Sam's Club/Wal-Mart driveways, but no lanes will be closed.

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  2. Birds' Eye View of Vanderburgh County FloodingRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 18, 2015 | WEHT

    As the Ohio River continues to stay high over the next several days, officials with the Evansville Vanderburgh County Emergency Management released a birds eye view of the flooding.

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  3. Woman dies after being pulled from high waterRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 18, 2015 | TheIndyChannel

    ... Lawrence, Martin Shelia Chester, 60, died from drowning, according Steve Lockyear, deputy coroner for Vanderburgh County. Lockyear said the floodwater's frigid temperatures played a significant role in Chester's death. Chester and another woman, who ...

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  4. Condition of teen hurt in deadly wreck improvesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 18, 2015 | WAVE-TV Louisville

    ... Hannah Miller, was upgraded from serious to good condition on Tuesday, according to St. Mary's officials. Vanderburgh County Sheriff Dave Wedding says 38-year-old Michael Neil Gann, of Evansville, was traveling the wrong way in the northbound lanes ... 2 comments

  5. Family and friends remember victims of deadly Franklin Street fire one year laterRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 17, 2015 | WFIE-TV Evansville

    ... of setting that deadly fire, he's expected to go on trial at the end of this month. Earlier this month, a Vanderburgh County judge ruled that statements Compton made during an interview the night of the fire will be allowed in the case. 1 comment

  6. Cops Catch Robber After Poorly Planned HeistRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 17, 2015 | WEHT

    An alleged bank robber clearly didn't think about his escape plan and was caught by Indiana State Police eleven minutes after the heist was reported. Elmer Wiman, 66, was arrested by state troopers Tuesday afternoon after he allegedly robbed the Heritage Federal Credit Union on Boonville-New Harmony Road in northern Vanderburgh County.

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  7. ISP: Man arrested after robbery in Vanderburgh Co.Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 17, 2015 | WAVE-TV Louisville

    A man is arrested after a robbery in Vanderburgh County. It happened Tuesday afternoon around 1:15 at the Heritage Federal Credit Union on E. Boonville-New Harmony Rd. According to Evansville dispatch, the suspect was armed.

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  8. In-Depth: Chief Billy Bolin Talks Drinking and Driving with Brad ByrdRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 16, 2015 | WEHT

    ... in the hospital under police watch. Authorities are still investigating the cause of the crash. But the Vanderburgh County Sheriff's Office confirms the Gann had a blood alcohol level four times the legal limit. It brings up the ongoing discussion ...

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  9. Number of fatal accidents n Vanderburgh County on the riseRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 16, 2015 | WFIE-TV Evansville

    "Yesterday was certainly evident of the way people respond to warm weather," he said. "There were a lot of people out walking downtown on the riverfront, a lot of bicyclists were out.

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  10. Driver Of Fatal Accident Had Blood-Alcohol Content 4 Times Legal LimitRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 16, 2015 | WBIW-AM Bedford

    The Vanderburgh County Coroner's Office has identified the Evansville teen who died in a head-on collision on the University Parkway. WFIE reports, Deputy Coroner Steve Lockyear says 15-year-old Logan Brown was a student at Reitz High School.

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  11. Prosecutor: Fatal Crash Exposes Flaws in Indiana's Criminal Sentencing OverhalRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 16, 2015 | WEHT

    ... a 15-year-old Reitz High School student, and seriously injured two of his friends. As they recover, Vanderburgh County Prosecutor Nick Hermann believes the case exposes a major misstep in Indiana's recently overhauled criminal sentencing guidelines. ...

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  12. Indiana Supreme Court hears disputed adoption of 2 boysRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 16, 2015 | WISH-TV Indianapolis

    ... Steven Ripstra is an attorney for the boys' paternal grandmother. He told the justices Monday that a Vanderburgh County court erred last year in approving the boys' adoption by their maternal grandmother. Ripstra says the maternal grandmother's 1997 ...

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  13. Conditions released of teens involved in deadly drunk driving wreckRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 16, 2015 | WAVE-TV Louisville

    ... is at Deaconess in critical condition. St. Mary's says 16-year-old Hannah Miller is in serious condition. Vanderburgh County Sheriff Dave Wedding says 38-year-old Michael Neil Gann, of Evansville, was traveling the wrong way in the northbound lanes ...

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  14. Sheriff's Office: Driver fatal accident had BAC over 4 times the legal limitRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 16, 2015 | WFIE-TV Evansville

    The Vanderburgh County Coroner's Office has identified the Evansville teen who died in a head-on collision on the University Parkway. Deputy Coroner Steve Lockyear says 15-year-old Logan Brown was a student at Reitz High School.

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  15. Vanderburgh County Sheriff's office warns of fake IRS phone scamRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 12, 2015 | WFIE-TV Evansville

    They say potential victims will get a phone call or recorded message stating the IRS has issued an arrest warrant for delinquent taxes. A fake number will be given out to contact the IRS to wire money or provide a pre-paid debit card number to settle back taxes.

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  16. EPD: Man arrested after allegedly trying to lure child into carRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 12, 2015 | WAVE-TV Louisville

    ... moved into was only about a block away. After further investigation Reedy was arrested and taken to the Vanderburgh County Jail. He is charged with attempted criminal confinement and operating a motor vehicle while intoxicated. 14NEWS is continuing ...

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  17. Southwest Indiana Prepares for Potential FloodingRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 11, 2015 | WEHT

    ... and people start getting ready for the potential floodwaters. Chad Woodburn, the deputy director of the Vanderburgh County Emergency Management Agency, said many of the smaller creeks and streams, like Pigeon Creek, are overflowing, causing trouble ...

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  18. Vanderburgh Co. Election Board asking for higher poll worker wagesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 11, 2015 | WFIE-TV Evansville

    ... would be nice to have people come back from time to time and not have to retrain so much," Stucki said. "Vanderburgh county and the city have been great in terms of early voting and making it more convenient for customers. but I don't think we have ...

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  19. Plea Deal in the Works for Murder-for-Hire SuspectRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 10, 2015 | WEHT

    ... ir worked out a deal where Hughes would get a car in exchange for killing Mr. Dossett. Officials with the Vanderburgh County Prosecutor's Office would not go into details on the plea agreement. We will continue follow this story.

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  20. More Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 10, 2015 | WFIE-TV Evansville

    ... says only one school bus has had to alter a route due to high water. That was near Nurrenburn Road. Vanderburgh County EMA Deputy Director Chad Woodburn says they have 58,000 sand bags, which people can get for free, and they are going to pick up ...

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