Local News

Explosive Detonations Will Be Heard Near Big Oaks

Posted On August 21, 2013 at 9:12am EDT

Folks in the area of the Big Oaks National Wildlife Refuge, formerly the Jefferson Proving Ground, may hear some loud noises Wednesday and Thursday.

Ind. Unemployment Doesn't Change Much In July

Posted On August 21, 2013 at 9:02am EDT

Unemployment remained steady at 8.4 percent in Indiana in July, the same rate as June 2013 and July 2012.


Woman Sentenced For Giving Heroin Used In Overdose

Posted On August 21, 2013 at 8:49am EDT

A 14 year prison sentence has been ordered for a drug dealer who lied about what substance she gave to an overdose victim.


Gay Marriage Supporters Begin Ind. Campaign Wed.

Posted On August 21, 2013 at 8:15am EDT

A group hoping to defeat Indiana’s proposal to ban gay marriage is kicking off their campaign Wednesday.

Pipeline Worker Aircared After Work Accident

Posted On August 21, 2013 at 7:36am EDT

A pipeline worker was injured in Franklin County Tuesday.

Overnight Closures For I-275 Ramp To I-75 In N. Ky.

Posted On August 20, 2013 at 5:05pm EDT

Some road construction will take place during the overnight hours Tuesday and Wednesday.

DCH Opens Bright Physical Therapy

Posted On August 20, 2013 at 4:55pm EDT

Dearborn County Hospital opened a new physical therapy facility in Bright on Monday, August 19.

Ignoring Burn Ban Nets Probation For Osgood Man

Posted On August 20, 2013 at 8:52am EDT

A Ripley County man has pleaded guilty to a charge related to his disregard of a local burn ban, the Osgood Journal reports.


Casino Will Pay $83K Rent For New Hotel

Posted On August 20, 2013 at 8:37am EDT

The company that owns Rising Star Casino Resort is ready to take over a new hotel in Rising Sun.

Sheriff: Man, 23, Dies In Home

Posted On August 20, 2013 at 8:10am EDT

A 23-year-old Ripley County man died unexpectedly Saturday morning.