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Don’t Like Having a Winter Birthday? We Have the Answer [VIDEO]

Our digital managing editor, Ashley, and I both have January birthdays. That's right. The dead of winter.

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New Life Thrift/Facebook
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The Gift Of Thrifting With New Life Thrift Store in Owensboro [VIDEO]

I have been friends with Todd and Sandy Camp for years.  They can be found often helping others all over our community and at New Life Church where Todd is the pastor.  Opening a thrift store has always been a dream of theirs, just in the past few years that dream became a reality!

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International Bluegrass Music Museum
International Bluegrass Music Museum
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Construction Company Building New International Bluegrass Music Museum Files for Bankruptcy

Owensboro's International Bluegrass Music Museum was set to open in 2018. And it may yet since that's still a year or more away depending on when in 2018 the opening was planned. But now, there's a monkey wrench.

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Google Street View
Google Street View
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Owensboro-Daviess County Regional Airport Adding Apus Air, $5 Million Dollar Fire Station

Things are hopping on Airport Road in Owensboro. Or, at the very least, they soon will be when the Owensboro-Daviess County Regional Airport takes on its new tenant and adds a fire station.

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Justin Sullivan/Getty Images
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Owensboro Food Pantries Help Feed Families In Need [LIST]

Many families live paycheck to paycheck.  Often some make just enough to be ineligible for assistance and too little to make ends meet.  Thankfully we have food pantries to help when times get tough.

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92.5 WBKR via YouTube
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WBKR Crew Tackles an Escape Room at Escape Today [VIDEO]

It was my first experience in an escape room, and now that we've accomplished it as a team, I want to go back to Escape Today.

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A Traffic Courtesy Could Turn Into a Traffic Tragedy

Something keeps happening in Owensboro and I'm sure it happens elsewhere as well. Well, come to think of it, I have encountered this elsewhere...specifically in Silver City, New Mexico just this past summer when I was on vacation.

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Dave Spencer
Dave Spencer
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Posthumous Facebook Birthday Reminders: Are They Still Jarring or Have We Grown Accustomed?

Within the last couple of months, I've received three birthday reminders for friends who've passed away.

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City of Owensboro Sanitation Needs Your Help

Taking out the trash is not on my list of things I love to do. The City of Owensboro has one simple request when you do take out your trash and yard waste for collection.

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Darren McCollester/Getty Images
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City Issues Another “White Flag” Emergency And Opens Warming Shelters

The forecast for the rest of this week is predicting the wind chill to be below 15 degrees and very cold temperatures, along with snow.  This calls for extra measures to keep everyone in our city out of the elements.

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Kentucky Mavericks
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The Kentucky Mavericks Release Their 2017 Roster

The Kentucky Mavericks have set their roster for the 2017 season.  Training Camp ended this past weekend.  And they have announced the final 12.

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Dave Spencer
Dave Spencer
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Wednesday Night Fire at Brescia University ‘Could Have Been a Lot Worse’ [VIDEO]

A fire at Owensboro's Brescia University--currently undergoing renovations--blocked off a large portion of Frederica Street Wednesday night.

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