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Local businesses managing coin shortage

Clean out the wishing wells and raid the piggy banks. Read more


OPD investigating shooting, suspicious fires

The Independence Day weekend was not a quiet one for the Owensboro Police Department. Read more


County continues relationship with lobbying firm

Daviess Fiscal Court enters into a ninth year working with professional lobbying group MML&K Government Solutions. Read more



Wellman eager for shot in Junior Am

Jakob Wellman expects stiff competition when he competes in the Kentucky Junior Amateur golf tournament on Wednesday and Thursday in Richmo… Read more

Johnson hits ace at Windridge

Sonya Johnson hit her first career hole in one on Thursday at Windridge Country Club. Read more


Trump sideswipes NASCAR, Wallace over flag and noose

WASHINGTON (AP) — NASCAR’s layered relationship with President Donald Trump took a sharp turn Monday when Trump took a sideswipe at the rac… Read more


Chiefs, Mahomes agree to 10-year, $503 million extension

The Kansas City Chiefs made sure they'll have Super Bowl MVP Patrick Mahomes around as long as possible. Read more

The bubble awaits: NBA teams set to start Disney arrivals

After four months of waiting and planning, the NBA bubble is ready to be tested. Read more

MLB releases pandemic-shortened schedule amid testing delays

Major League Baseball released its pandemic-shortened schedule Monday, featuring a tantalizing season opener between the New York Yankees a… Read more


Harvick takes advantage of Hamlin's crash to win Brickyard

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Kevin Harvick turned up the heat on Denny Hamlin late in the Brickyard 400. Read more


DeChambeau wins Rocket Mortgage Classic by 3 shots

DETROIT (AP) — Bryson DeChambeau pounded protein shakes and lifted iron to transform his body, adding 40 pounds of mass, and changed his ga… Read more


King Félix opts out of MLB season, Doolittle on fence

Former Cy Young Award winner Félix Hernández has joined the list of major leaguers opting out of the 2020 season due to the coronavirus pan… Read more


Dixon breaks through at Indianapolis with victory in GP

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — It took Scott Dixon 12 years to make a second trip to victory lane at Indianapolis Motor Speedway. Read more


M-I Police reports for July 7, 2020

The following list was compiled from reports to area law enforcement agencies: Read more

M-I Police Reports for Monday, July 6, 2020

The following list was compiled from reports to area law enforcement agencies: Read more


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