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Traffic Lights Are Finally Going In at the Highway 144/Highway 2830 (Old U.S. 60) Intersection

The far east end of 4th Street used to be U.S. 60 because 4th and 2nd Streets WERE U.S. 60. But when the bypass extension was built, it became Highway 144...confusing ANYONE who hadn't been here in 10 years.

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The National Weather Service Has Issued A Slight Risk Of Severe Weather For The Tri-State [Photo]

The National Weather Service has issued a slight risk of severe weather for the WBKR listening area.

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OPD Investigating More Fraudulent Bills Circulated in Owensboro [PHOTOS]

The next time someone hands you some money, you may want to look it over.  The Owensboro Police Department is again warning of fraudulent bills circulating the area.  As a matter of fact, authorities say there have been nearly three dozen reported cases thus far.  And the investigation is ongoing.  Here's what to be on the lookout for.

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Three DCPS Educators Honored [PHOTOS]

This weekend the Kentucky Council of Teachers of English/Language Arts will host the annual conference in Lexington.  This year the theme:  "Amplified and Enriched: Kentucky ELA Teachers as Change Agents" and three DCPS educators will be honored.

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Did You Know There Were Armadillos In Kentucky? [VIDEO]

Chad and I were talking with Nashville Kat this morning and she told us Jason Aldean is selling his hunting lodge.  She said his wife doesn't like him hunting because he had killed an armadillo.  Chad said we don't have those here in Kentucky.  WRONG!

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Cinderella’s Closet: Turning Dresses Into Dreams [VIDEO]

Cinderella's Closet of Western Kentucky is making dreams come true for high school girls all over the Tri-State.  They are currently referrals for junior and senior girls who need assistance with formal wear so they enjoy their prom.

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$50,000 Grant Moves Owensboro Closer to Greenbelt Extension

Owensboro's Greenbelt, which wraps around our fair city and may SEEM like a finished picture, is now much closer to being extended.

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Win A Trip To Hang With Kenny Chesney At The ACM Awards

WBKR has teamed up with Kenny Chesney and Sony Nashville to give our listeners a chance to see Kenny Chesney at the ACM Awards.

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Dog Left At Shelter With A List Of Instructions From Heartbroken Child [VIDEO]

Most animals that end up in the local shelters don't come with an owner's manual.  "Rhino Lighting" made quite an impact on the little boy whose family previously owned him so much so he wrote about it.

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Golden Corral Is Hiring For New Owensboro Location

The excitement is building on south Frederica.  Golden Corral placed signs high in the sky on Monday morning.  This must mean the chocolate fountain will be flowing and this girl will be going!  But to open, the restaurant has to have staff and the Golden Corral hiring event is underway!

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