Pike County


99 new cases of COVID-19 are reported in Vanderburgh County, while Pike County has turned “red” on the state’s COVID dashboard. 

Three large solar farms proposed for southern Indiana are expected to double the state’s solar capacity. Capital Dynamics and Tenaska hope to build projects in Pike, Gibson, and Knox counties adding 500 megawatts of solar.

Solar Energy Project Planned for Pike County

Sep 3, 2020

Officials in Pike County have approved a $128 million solar energy project. 

The state is predicting worse air quality on Friday, July 3rd and Sunday, July 5th for the following counties in Southwest Indiana: Daviess, Dubois, Gibson, Greene, Knox, Perry, Pike, Posey, Spencer, Vanderburgh and Warrick. 

Officer Fatally Shoots Man in Pike County

May 4, 2020

Indiana State Police are investigating a fatal officer-involved shooting in Pike County.