Science and Environment

Vectren Wants Renewable Proposals

22 hours ago

Vectren is seeking proposals for renewable energy sources. 

NWS: Tornado Hit Near Vanderburgh-Posey Line

Jul 17, 2020

The National Weather Service says a brief tornado caused damage near the Vanderburgh-Posey county line. 

Ozone Action Day Declared for Saturday

Jun 19, 2020

Bright sunshine and light wind could create unsafe levels of ozone in the Evansville area on Saturday.

The Indiana Department of Environmental Management has declared an Ozone Air Quality Action Day for Saturday in Southern Indiana.

Children, older adults, and anyone with respiratory issues are urged to limit prolonged outdoor exertion from noon until 7 p.m.

Temperatures are expected to reach the low-to-mid 90’s as summer officially arrives at 4:43 Saturday afternoon.


Vectren plans to close three coal-fired power plants and add renewable energy sources in the next four years. 

Rain Barrels Available on Friday

Jun 2, 2020

The City of Evansville is offering a limited number of rain barrels to local residents.