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Budget panel OKs state funds for Evansville medical school

The budget panel on Friday approved releasing $25.2 million in state funding for the Academic Health Science and Research Center in downtown Evansville to be operated by the Indiana University School of Medicine.

Family of Donald Sobczak hopes to take his ashes to Webster Lake.

Family pleas for stolen ashes to be returned

Webster Lake was supposed to be a final resting place for a man who died battling cancer, but instead of saying goodbye, his family is pleading for his ashes to be returned.