Mayor Lloyd Winnecke

Lilly King Helps Break Ground for Aquatic Center

Dec 12, 2019
John Gibson / WNIN

Dignitaries – including an Olympic gold medal winner – helped break ground for a new indoor swimming complex in Evansville. 

Cat Cafe Turned Over to VHS

Nov 20, 2019
John Gibson / WNIN

The owners of Evansville’s River Kitty Café have turned the operation over to the Vanderburgh Humane Society. 

Youth First

The City of Evansville has received federal help to battle the opioid epidemic among young people. 


Plans are moving forward for a new pedestrian crossing near Highway 41 and Washington Avenue. 


Republican Evansville Mayor Lloyd Winnecke breezed to a third term, while Democrats took seven of the nine city council seats in Tuesday’s city election. 

Winnecke won more than 80 percent of the vote, easily defeating Independent Steven Ary and Libertarian Bart Gadau.

Democrats did not nominate a candidate for mayor, but they won five of the six city council ward seats and two of the three at-large seats.