Local News

Alberto brings rain to Tri-State

May 29, 2018

The remnants of sub-tropical storm Alberto are expected to drench the Tri-State. 

The National Weather Service has issued a Flash Flood Watch for western Kentucky and southwest Indiana.

It’s in effect until 7:00 Wednesday morning.

Forecasters are predicting rainfall amounts of an inch-and-a-half to about three inches.

They say isolated higher amounts are likely.

The weather service already recorded nine-tenths of an inch at Evansville Wednesday morning.


Indiana Public Broadcasting Stations continuing coverage of the shooting at Noblesville Middle School on Friday.

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May 24, 2018

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Taxes Made Easy (But you still have to pay)

May 24, 2018

The Indiana Department of Revenue has instituted new payment plan options to help ease the burden to Hoosier taxpayers. 

The new payment plan options became effective in early May and allow individuals to establish plans for a longer period of time  and  without the previous requirement of a down payment equal to 20 percent of the outstanding tax liability.

Ozone Alert extended through Friday

May 24, 2018

A forecast of bright sunshine and light wind has prompted the Evansville EPA to extend the ozone alert. 

The agency has extended the season’s first Ozone Alert through Friday.

In an email, EPA Director Jacob Keating said the alert will also continue for central and southeastern parts of Indiana.

The EPA recommends children, the elderly, people with respiratory diseases, and those who are active outdoors limit prolonged outdoor exertion, especially between the hours of noon and 7:00 p.m.