I-69 Bridge

I-69 Bridge Leaders in the Evansville area say they’re expecting action in the coming year toward the construction of an Interstate 69 bridge over the Ohio River between Indiana and Kentucky.The biggest step would be federal approval of a route for the new bridge that would cost an estimated nearly $1.5 billion. …

McConnell Praises Bill Signing

McConnell Praises Bill Signing President Donald Trump signed the COVID-19 relief and government funding legislation Sunday evening.Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell applauded the President’s decision to sign the legislation, “I thank the President for signing this relief into law, along with full-year government funding legislation that will continue the rebuilding and modernization of our…

Viper Fire Department Urges Caution

Viper Fire Department Urges Caution Officials with the Viper Fire Department say the roads were wet from the sun on Christmas Day after road crews had cleaned them and due to the overnight temperatures, had frozen over again. Some areas that are more shaded are covered with a solid sheet of ice.“If possible, stay…

Somerset Distributes Vaccines

Somerset Distributes Vaccines As the holiday season wraps up, health officials in Somerset advise caution as they work to distribute vaccines.“We gave 170 vaccines out of the 200 doses that we received to those frontline healthcare workers and EMS,” Environmental Health Director Stuart Spillman said. “So, we’re still in that phase.”Spillman said that despite…