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Indiana DNR Seeking Citizen Scientists

Posted On September 30, 2015 at 11:18am EDT

The DNR is looking for volunteers for a new study called “Snapshot IN” that will use trail cameras to gather information on Indiana wildlife.

Police Ask Citizens To Be Vigilant Amidst Burglaries

Posted On September 30, 2015 at 9:51am EDT

Franklin County authorities are investigating a rash of recent burglaries across the county.

Atheist Display Will Accompany Nativity At Courthouse

Posted On September 30, 2015 at 8:43am EDT

The Freedom From Religion Foundation is now adhering to the idiom “if you can’t beat ‘em, join ‘em.”

Former Aurora Casket Employee Sentenced For Company Credit Card Abuse

Posted On September 29, 2015 at 4:37pm EDT

A former Aurora Casket Company employee accused of racking up personal charges on a company credit card has been sentenced.

State Rep. Jud McMillin Resigns; Cites Need To Be With Family

Posted On September 29, 2015 at 3:42pm EDT

Southeast Indiana State Representative Jud McMillin (R-Brookville) is resigning his House District 68 seat.

Rising Sun Regional Foundation Awards $235,000+ In New Grants

Posted On September 29, 2015 at 2:53pm EDT

The Rising Sun Regional Foundation (RSRF) awarded a total of $235,813 in 17 new grants in the past quarter. These grants included:

Prosecutor Says Green Is Narcissist, Selfish; Murder Sentence To Be Announced Oct. 30

Posted On September 29, 2015 at 2:43pm EDT

Depending on who was speaking at the time, a casual observer of Tuesday’s sentencing hearing of Danielle Green would have different opinions of the convicted murderer.

Road Closure In Ripley County Delayed Due To Weather

Posted On September 29, 2015 at 2:18pm EDT

A culvert pipe replacement project scheduled for Tuesday and Wednesday in Ripley County has been delayed due to weather.

Robbery Suspect Accused Of Punching Female Employee Flees Into Woods, Gets Arrested

Posted On September 29, 2015 at 2:07pm EDT

A man who allegedly struck a woman in the face during a burglary in Ripley County was arrested Sunday.

Teens Yell At Officer; Driver Refuses To Pull Over

Posted On September 29, 2015 at 9:08am EDT

A police chase was prompted by people in the suspect vehicle hollering out the window towards an officer in downtown Aurora.