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Evenflo child car seat recall

Evenflo, the maker of convertible car seats and harnessed booster seats, announced a massive recall Monday.

Evenflo says a harness crotch buckle on a number of their models manufactured between 2011 and 2014 may become resistant to unlatching over time.

That could make it difficult to remove a child from the vehicle.

Model Name Model Number Prefix Affected Dates of Manufacture
Momentum 65, Momentum 65 LX and Momentum 65 DLX 385 3/4/2013 through 8/26/2013
Chase, Chase LX and Chase Select 306 6/12/2012 through 10/3/2013
Chase LX and Chase DLX 329 8/23/2011


New challenge to Indiana's gay marriage ban

Indiana's ban on same-sex marriages faces a new challenge, in a lawsuit filed by a national gay rights group. Lambda Legal is representing three lesbian couples from Whitestown, Chesterton and Munster Indiana. The suit argues the couples' equal protection rights are being violated, because they can't marry in Indiana and the state won't recognize same-sex marriages performed elsewhere. A similar lawsuit was filed last week by four couples in southern Indiana.


Police need your help. Do you know these men?


The Evansville Police Department is asking for your help identifying two men who held up the Marathon gas station at 715 N. Weinbach on February 28th. Police say the two men robbed the clerk while armed with a knife. Surveillance video captured the men.


Top Indiana Consumer Complaints

Indiana Attorney General Greg Zoeller has released his annual list of top consumer complaints.

“The more you are informed, the better your chances to avoid becoming a victim of a fraud, scam or bad business transaction,” Zoeller said.


Sheriff i.d.'s hit-run victim; seeks help from public

A man killed in a hit-and-run in Warrick County early Thursday morning has been identified as 42-year-old Jeremy Compton of Newburgh. The Warrick County Sheriff's office says it appears Compton ran out of gas at Epworth Road and Lincoln Avenue, and was walking southbound on Epworth Road to get gas. A driver called 911 about 2 a.m. after seeing Compton's body on the road. Warrick County Sheriff Brett Kruse tells WIKY his department is reviewing surveillance video to try to get a description of the car involved.


Boil advisories

There are several boil advisories in effect Monday Jan 27

The entire town of Poseyville

Hartmetz Avenue from Addison to Lesli and Tunis south to dead end off Hartmetz

Riggs Avenue from Franklin Street to Igleheart Avenue  

Austin Avenue from sonntag Avenue to Dreier Blvd.

Cass Avenue from South Weinbach east to North Alvord Blvd.

Keck Avenue from Heidelbach Avenue to


EVSC gets grade of "C" from Dept of Education, up from "D" last year

The Evansville Vanderburgh School Corporation moved up one letter grade in the annual assessments of school districts approved this morning by the Indiana Department of Education. The school system's ranking of "C" moved up from the "D" it received for 2012. Among the surrounding counties, Warrick County, South Gibson, and North Posey all received grades of "A, Mt. Vernon, East Gibson and North Gibson systems got "B"s. 

Four corporations received F’s — East Chicago, Gary, Indianapolis, and  Medora.



State Of The State address stream

Click this link to stream Gov. Pence's State of the State address:  http://www.in.gov/gov/2014stateofstate.htm


Letters To Santa

Christmas is less than two weeks away, and Santa's Elves are working overtime answering children's letters to Santa. Some letters began arriving over the summer. If you know a child who wants to mail a letter to Santa...here's the address. Santa Claus. PO Box 1. Santa Claus, Indiana. 47579.


Family reacts to disturbing video of grandson being bullied

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