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State-Wide Drug Takeback Day Is Next Week

(Undated)  –  The eighth annual National Prescription Drug Take Back Day is scheduled for next Saturday from 10:00 AM until 2:00 PM. The program, sponsored by the US Drug Enforcement Administration, offers residents a chance to get rid of pills, cough syrup, and other unwanted medications that have been piling up around their homes. The […]

Hydrant Flushing to Begin This Evening

(Vincennes, IN)  –  The Vincennes Water Department will begin its’ annual flushing and inspecting of fire hydrants and mains throughout the city tonight.  The flushing will begin each night at eight and continue until four a-m.  Tonight’s area to be flushed is bounded by Willow Street, Indianapolis Avenue, Second Street and the Wabash River.  Tomorrow […]

City Council Special Session Monday

(Vincennes, IN)  –  The Vincennes City Council will meet in special session tomorrow evening to discuss expanding the city’s tax-increment finance zone along the Willow Street corridor.  The council approved the first reading of the Economic Development plan of the Redevelopment Commission.  The council will meet as a committee of the whole tomorrow evening at […]

ADA Ramp To Be Dedicated

(Vincennes, IN)  — A brief ceremony to dedicate the new Knox County Courthouse ramp will be held tomorrow at five p-m.  The ramp is located on the Seventh Street side of the Courthouse. The dedication will include a ribbon-cutting to officially open the ramp.  The ramp itself was constructed as part of an overall plan […]

Sixth Street To Close Tomorrow For Clark Demo

(Vincennes, IN)  — Sixth Street in front of the former Clark Middle School will be closed starting tomorrow for the continued demolition of the structure.  The stretch of Sixth Street between Perry and Buntin will be affected through Friday.  Detour signs have been posted for the detour around the coming closing near the former Clark […]