Wild-Eyed Vikings, the Big O and More Things to Do This Weekend in the Tri-State
There is a lot going on this weekend here in the tri-state – If you plan to get your weekend started early, nearly every bar in town has karaoke and pool, and if they don’t have that, they have booze and food – you can’t miss. If family activities are what you are looking for, Ellis Park is running live thoroughbred racing all weekend ...
Ski Day Festivities to Be Highly Patrolled by Local and State Police
If you are planning to take part in the Ski Day festivities this weekend, Indiana and Kentucky law enforcement agencies want you to know they are beefing up their patrol efforts along the Ohio River east of Evansville. In an attempt to manage intoxicated boaters, fights and possible injuries, state and local police are working with emergency management officials and the Indiana Department of Natur
Homemade Bikini Contests, the Gardenia Stakes and More Things to Do This Weekend in the Tri-State
There is a lot going on this weekend here in the tri-state – The Ski Day Musicfest starts this Friday with a hog roast at 4PM followed by live music and a Homemade Bikini Contest – happening through Saturday night at The Pointe.
Southern Indiana Nudist Colony Threatened by I-69 Construction
Residents of a Southern Indiana nudist colony fear that their serene, buck-naked lives may soon be in upheaval because of I-69 construction through southwestern Monroe County.
Indiana Gas Prices May Hit $4 Per Gallon This Weekend
Indiana residents might want to consider filling up their fuel tanks as the weekend approaches, because a new report indicates that that gas prices will likely surge within the next 48 hours.
New H3N2 Swine Flu Confirmed in Indiana
While Indiana appears to have dodged a bullet over recent years in confirmed cases of whooping cough, a new report shows that the state may now have to focus its concerns on the new swine flu virus, which has reportedly infected an increasing number of Midwesterners this summer.
German Bierstubes and the Grateful Dead, Technicolor Dreamcoats and More Things to Do This Weekend in the Tri-State
There is a lot going on this weekend here in the tri-state – Celebrate German heritage and American pride at the 34th Annual Strassenfest and Volksfest, or go see Tom Constanen of the Grateful Dead perform at Doc’s – all happening Thursday. Friday looks lik ...
Indiana Reviewing New Guidelines That Could Change State Welfare Policies
While the Federal Health and Human Services administration is offering states the opportunity to participate in a new wavier process as a means for resourcefully transitioning families from welfare into the workforce, state officials say that it still may be too soon to know whether Indiana will participate...
Man Claiming to Be ‘King of China’ Threatens Evansville Police
Over the weekend, the wild, wild world of Southern Indiana exposed an incident that nearly led to two-fisted international affairs, after Evansville Police say a man claiming to be the “King of China” threatened an officer. According to reports, police were dispatched near the West Side Library on Franklin Street where an unknown man was causing a public disturbance by shouting at and threatening
Vanderburgh County Health Officials Seek the Power to Fine Property Owners For Not Cleaning Up After Meth Incidents
In yet another effort to combat to combat the meth epidemic, the Vanderburgh County Health Department is working to implement an ordinance that will give them some recourse over property owners that do not clean up their properties after meth related occurrences...
Things to Do This Weekend in the Tri-State
Base Camp Baker, Flickr There is a lot going on this weekend here in the tri-state – The Vanderburgh County 4-H Fair continues throughout the weekend with a demolition derby and music by DeWayne Spaw. The Evansville Otters are back in town against Southern Illinois...
Indiana State Police Are Handing Out Tickets for Cigarette Littering
Indiana State Police are fired up with those people who throw their cigarettes and other lit tobacco products out while driving – and they are combating the problem by handing out tickets.