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Downtown Fall Fest In Owensboro Coming November 8th

Puzzle Pieces and the City of Owensboro will host the Downtown Fall Fest Saturday, November 8th at McConnell Plaza 10:00am-2:00pm. Join in on all the fun down by the river!

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Owensboro’s Nathan Morris Covers Sia’s “Chandelier” [Video]

Here's what you need to know about Owensboro-based singer Nathan Morris.  He can sing his face off and his latest video is further proof.  Nathan takes on Sia's huge pop hit "Chandelier" and just careers it.  And he made an emotionally stirring video to go along with it.  Check this out!

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2014 Kraftucky Arts & Crafts Expo

Experience the region's best arts and crafts at Kraftucky! The event is November 7th - November 9th at the Owensboro Convention Center. Expect to see thousands of arts and crafts items for sale, from jewelry to glass art.

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ABC TV & Getty Images/Stephen Shugerman & Getty Images
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TV Celebrities Headline Owensboro’s Collector Con Convention This Weekend

Janet from Three's Company and that guy from Grizzly Adams are coming to Owensboro THIS WEEKEND!  Stewart Promotions is bringing Collector Con to town and TV stars Joyce Dewitt and Dan Haggerty are just two of the special guests lined up! 

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Mom Escorted Out of Hospital Waiting Room for Breastfeeding

A mom who was breastfeeding her four-month-old baby while waiting to see a doctor at Lubbock's University Medical Center (Texas) was escorted out by security for refusing to stop, leave or cover up.

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Produced and Filmed in Owensboro, ‘Volumes of Blood’ Closing In on Production Finish Line

Vobanthology! Say it with mee...VOBANTHOLOGY! Actually, it should be spelled like this--VOBanthology. As in the Volumes of Blood Facebook page.

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Welborn Florist Celebrates Customer Appreciation with Free Roses

On Friday morning, I will be broadcasting live at Welborn Florist on 4th Street in Owensboro.  The popular florist is celebrating Customer Appreciation Day and is doing it by giving away a bunch of free roses.  Here's how you can get in on the action!

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Erin Grant
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Erin’s First Campaign Rally (Oh Look, There’s Bill Clinton) [VIDEO]

When I saw that the former President would be returning to Owensboro, I got the nutty idea to go and check things out. I had never been to a a campaign rally, big or small, ever. I have to admit, this was a great first one to attend.

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Tracy Cecil
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Join WBKR For Kids Helping Kids Thursday [VIDEO]

It's no secret how dedicated we all are here at WBKR to the cause of St. Jude Children's Research Hospital. Our entire community has taken it upon itself to continue to fight for childhood cancer research and that extends to our kiddos, as well. On Thursday, two of my favorite kids will be here at the station to raise money for the "sick babies".
My Carsyn planted and picked some punkins' that she'll be selling for a donation and Gavin Howard will be here with t-shirts for sale that he designed!
Check out this video Carsyn made telling you all about her punkins...

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Former President Bill Clinton To Visit Owensboro Tuesday

The former President will be attending a campaign rally for Senatorial candidate Allison Lundergan Grimes at the Owensboro Convention Center Tuesday (10/21) at 3:00pm.

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