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Honor Veterans at the Charles E. Shelton Memorial in Downtown Owensboro

Veterans have proudly served our country and kept us safe, so why not do something special to honor them? There's a way you can do just that to show them appreciation or recognition and aren't they worth it? I say yes!

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Kentucky Residents in Owensboro Will Pay Higher Taxes [PLAN]

The vote is in and starting July 1st, 2017 Owensboro residents will see higher taxes as the Owensboro City Commissioners voted unanimously to approve the annual budget for 2017-2018.

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City Hosting LIVE on the Banks Concert Series [SCHEDULE]

The City of Owensboro is sponsoring a free LIVE concert on the river this summer.  The concerts will take place May through September with the first concert starting Saturday, May 20.  Check out the full list of entertainment!

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City Of Owensboro Surplus Auction Today

The City of Owensboro Surplus Auction is taking place today, Thursday, April 27, at the Owensboro Convention Center.

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Owensboro Chamber Opposes City Tax Increase [STATEMENT]

After last weeks final budget announcement, it's plain to see that Owensboro is on the brink of the largest tax increase we've ever seen. In an urgent statement released today, the Owensboro Chamber Board Chair and Advocacy Chair laid out a budget plan for the Mayor and Commissioners to consider.

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City Of Owensboro Hiring Telecommunicators

The City of Owensboro is now accepting applications for 9-1-1 Dispatcher Telecommunicators. 

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City of Owensboro Streaming Live on YouTube

Whether you're a local, you've moved away or someone who wants to visit, you can find out everything that's happening in Owensboro live on YouTube!

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This American Airlines Magazine Misplaces Owensboro on the Map [Photo]

When I was flying home from New York City a few days ago, I flew direct from LaGuardia to Nashville on an American Eagle flight.  I picked up a copy of my in-flight magazine, American Way.  And I was surprised to find a map that showed Owensboro in the wrong place in Kentucky! LOOK!

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City of Owensboro via YouTube
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Owensboro Residents Facing Needed Tax Increase [VIDEO]

Cuts in community programs have already been announced and now Mayor Tom Watson says there's really no way around a tax increase for Owensboro residents. Brad Byrd sat down with Mayor Watson to discuss our future.

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Awesome Owensboro Spring Adventures [PHOTOS]

"There's just nothing to do in Owensboro." How often do you hear those words? Well, it's officially the first day of Spring so grab the kids and you'll find that a wonderful adventure awaits you right outside of your back door!

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City of Owensboro Has Site Section Dedicated to Reporting Issues Like Say A Pothole

I'm sure you've heard the term "The War on Potholes" many times concerning Owensboro and now if you see one, you can report it along with many other issues. 

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Special Meeting Invitation from Mayor Tom Watson [VIDEO]

Mayor Tom Watson wants YOUR input as the city puts together the new budget for Owensboro. YOU can ask questions, give input and make a difference in Owensboro's future!

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