Get out the strands of lights, the plastic reindeer and the inflatable Santa. OMU has teamed up with Owensboro's Neighborhood Alliance Program for the annual Golden Santa Award. If you're decorating the outside of your home for Christmas, you could win prize money!
Okay, OMU has lifted the boil water order for most Owensboro customers. About 300 customers and those who are still out in the county will have to wait a little bit longer for their boil order to be lifted.
Late yesterday afternoon, crews from OMU were able to restore water service and water pressure to customers in Owensboro following the water main break early Monday morning. Now, utility officials estimate that the Boil Water Advisory could be lifted as early as Thursday morning.
Owensboro-Daviess County suffered a water main break this morning in the downtown area and we have video footage of the break and flooding. We received this video from a WBKR listener this morning. A boil water advisory is now in effect for all OMU customers, including the southeast, west and east Daviess County water districts due to a water main break in front of OMU Plant A on East Fourth Stree