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Evansville No Longer The “Fattest City In America”

Back in 2011, Evansville was voted as the fattest city in America. Six years later, we pass the torch (or fried chicken) to another city.

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Stay Safe at the Beach During Spring Break

The National Weather Service reminds us of some dangers at the beach. #BeSafe

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Several Traffic Delays Expected Around the Tri-State Today!

Well, it is officially Spring and that means it is construction time around the Tri-State!  You can expect to see several construction zones today!

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What You Should NEVER Ask Siri! [VIDEO]

If you are an Iphone user you know that Siri is a great tool to have to get directions, answer questions, or just to have fun with! But there is a new on-line prank going around that could get you in REAL trouble if you ask Siri this simple question!

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The Best Dancing with the Stars Moment Yet! [WATCH]

Has there ever been a show that you weren't really into until someone you love joined the cast?   For me, that show is Dancing with the Stars, and that someone is former Cubs catcher, David Ross!  His first night on the show, he hit a home run!  If you're a Cubs fan and haven't seen this yet, you will NOT want to miss this! 

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Vanderburgh County Sheriff’s Office Warns Of Tax Scams

If you receive a call from the IRS that sounds a little strange, especially if you PAID your taxes, you may be victim of a new scam.

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Have You Been In a Parking Lot and Asked For Money By a Woman In a Van?

On FB, over the weekend, a friend of Leslie's posted about her experience while in the TJ Maxx parking lot. It happened once right around Thanksgiving and again more recently. A woman in a wrecked van pulled up beside her and asked her for money. Has this happened to you?? Read her story.

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PARENT ALERT – Secret Teen Text Lingo

Your kids don't talk on the phone anymore, they communicate with text, Instagram messaging, Snap Chat, or other forms of social media. And, they have a secret text lingo to keep parents in the dark with some of the conversations. But, with the help of Kentucky State Trooper, Corey King, parents can now get in on the secret.

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Indiana To Conduct Statewide Tornado Warning Test Today

In the state of Indiana, this week is Severe Weather Preparedness week and WKDQ along with the Indiana Broadcasters Association are working on making sure all alert systems are working properly.

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Heavy Trash Pick Up Begins March 27 in Evansville!

It's time for the Spring Heavy Trash Pickup day (this should be a local holiday where we stand outside and applaud our sanitation engineers for all their heavy lifting they do all year, but especially on heavy trash pickup day! Here's the details!

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Meet Sesame Street’s Newest Muppet, Julia, She’s 4 and has Autism

Everyone is talking about Julia today! She's Sesame Street's newest muppet, her name is Julia, she's 4, and she has autism. 

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PARENT ALERT – Eraser Challenge

A disturbing, idiotic and harmful trend for some teens is something called the Eraser Challenge.  Parents need to be aware and look for burns on your child. A middle school in North Carolina posted the following warning on Facebook.

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