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House Bill 1447 Would Provide Leeway When Hauling Wood Products

Posted On February 22, 2017 at 1:43pm EST

The Indiana House of Representatives is in favor of a bill that would provide protections for drivers when transporting wood products.

Indiana House Passes Two Bills Geared Toward Fighting Drug Epidemic

Posted On February 22, 2017 at 12:43pm EST

An Indiana lawmaker is taking aim at the state's growing drug epidemic.

QuiltFest Comes To Rising Sun March 31

Posted On February 22, 2017 at 11:56am EST

The Ohio County Historical Society and the Sunshine Stitchers announce the annual Rising Sun QuiltFest.

Democrats Wonder "Where Are Luke Messer And Todd Young?"

Posted On February 22, 2017 at 10:21am EST

Some southeastern Indiana voters are likening Republicans Luke Messer and Todd Young to the title character in children’s look-and-find book Where’s Waldo?

Blue Ribbon School Students Go Snow Tubing

Posted On February 22, 2017 at 9:30am EST

When your school becomes a National Blue Ribbon School, it earns a few perks.

Hot Start For SEI Housing Market In 2017

Posted On February 22, 2017 at 8:51am EST

The average high temperature and the number of local home sales to start 2017 have one thing in common: they are both well above the figures witnessed at the beginning of 2016.

Senate Committee Approves Bill Banning "Sanctuary Campuses"

Posted On February 22, 2017 at 8:14am EST

Students who fall under former President Barack Obama’s Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program will still be welcome at Indiana's universities despite a planned ban on sanctuary campuses.

Ind. Court of Appeals Upholds Murderer's 105-Year Prison Sentence

Posted On February 22, 2017 at 7:27am EST

Convicted murderer Allison Moore will not be getting out of prison sooner than expected.

Coroner: Gunshot Cause Of Death In Suspect Scuffle With Officer

Posted On February 21, 2017 at 4:02pm EST

Indiana State Police say the cause of death for a man who attacked an Indiana Conservation Officer on Monday was likely a single gunshot wound.

Boone Co. Schools Receive Millions In Workforce Development Funds

Posted On February 21, 2017 at 3:57pm EST

Millions of dollars have been awarded to Boone County Schools to improve workforce development.