2019 City Elections

From the first filings in January to Election Day in November, the news team at WNIN is working hard to bring you the stories you care about.

Schmitt Fined For Inaccurate Campaign Finance Report

Jul 22, 2019
Isaiah Seibert / WNIN

In an unprecedented decision from the county election board, an Evansville city council candidate has been fined for filing an improper campaign finance report two-and-a-half years ago.

Isaiah Seibert / WNIN

A conservative Evansville pastor is now an official independent candidate for mayor. Steve Ary surpassed the required number of signatures to be put on the ballot.

Melcher Returns To Evansville's City Council

Jun 24, 2019
Isaiah Seibert / WNIN

An old face is back on the Evansville city council. A handful of local Republicans have chosen Steve Melcher to fill the seat vacated by John Hayden, who had to resign after moving outside the third ward.

Local Pastor Announces Run For Mayor

Jun 17, 2019
Steve Ary

An Evansville pastor has announced he’s running for mayor as an Independent.

Councilwoman Robinson Leaves Democratic Party

May 22, 2019
Isaiah Seibert / WNIN

Long-time Evansville city councilwoman Connie Robinson is leaving the Democratic party. She’ll finish her term as an Independent.