First Vanderburgh County COVID-19 Case Identified

Mar 19, 2020

This past Monday, Evansville Mayor Lloyd Winnecke predicted that the coronavirus was in Evansville. Thursday, those suspicions were confirmed.

IN Chamber Lists Coronavirus Resources

Mar 19, 2020
Indiana Chamber

The Indiana Chamber has some resources for employers to deal with the COVID-19 outbreak.

Deaconess Opening COVID-19 Testing Site

Mar 18, 2020

You now have a way to get tested in Evansville with less risk for yourself or others. 

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After Rebecca and Bruce Austin gave birth to their daughter, they struggled to get pregnant again. So they signed up to become foster parents.

“I wouldn’t change it for anything,” says Rebecca, reflecting on the past nine years. 



Of the nine children the Austins have fostered, they adopted four and are still caring for a fifth. Their children range in age from 22 to 4. 

And the five still living at home see 14 doctors.

How Heart Disease Can Strike Young Mothers

Feb 28, 2020

Most people think of heart disease as something that only happens in old age. That’s not always the case. But younger people may not recognize symptoms of a cardiac emergency because they don’t think it could happen to them.