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After letting funding lapse for 114 days, the United States has reached an agreement for funding CHIP, the federally-run health insurance program for children and pregnant mothers.

Red Blue Hoops Season 4: Episode 2

Jan 18, 2018
WNIN

Join hosts Evan Beck and Chad Payton in "Studio 2" as they discuss the latest in UK and IU basketball. Chad gives his first hot take of the year, and intern Walker Beck joins in on the conversation of changing the college transfer rules.

Catch Red Blue Hoops back in action next Thursday night at 6pm Central on 88.3 WNIN-FM and online at wnin.org. You can also connect with the show on Twitter by following @redbluehoops. More information and previous shows can be found on the Red Blue Hoops page.

Evansville Police say a female officer shot a man after he tried to disarm her partner. 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

In a news release, the EPD states officers were called to 114 S. Grand at about 5:15 Monday evening where a man who had allegedly assaulted a resident and refused to leave the home. 

Police say 2 officers arrived and were directed to the kitchen where they began talking to the suspect.

Police said he was uncooperative and wouldn’t follow instructions.

Cold now, but warm-up in sight

Jan 16, 2018

The Tri-State can expect a break from the frigid temperatures later this week. 

The threat of more snow is gone for now, after an additional 2-to-3 inches fell on the Evansville area Monday.

The new layer of snow was followed by single digit temperatures and sub-zero wind chills.

Experts warn that such wind chills can cause frost bite to exposed skin within 30 minutes.

The snow and frigid air prompted widespread school closings, but a warm-up and melt-down are in sight.

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On Friday, Kentucky became the first state with federal approval to implement a so-called work requirement for Medicaid recipients. The commonwealth is one of ten states, including Indiana, that have requested approval from the federal government for such a provision.

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