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UPDATE: Truck Found In Creek; Man Missing

Posted On March 14, 2013 at 11:56am EDT

A pickup truck believed to be connected to a local missing person case was found submerged in North Hogan Creek Wednesday evening. UPDATE: A relative has identified the missing person as an Aurora-area man.


State Submits Brief In Blogger's Intimidation Case

Posted On March 14, 2013 at 10:24am EDT

The Indiana Attorney General, representing the State of Indiana, has asked that the Indiana Supreme Court uphold the conviction of a blogger who ridiculed a Dearborn County judge.


Senate Panel Passes McMillin's Drug Testing Bill

Posted On March 14, 2013 at 8:24am EDT

A local lawmaker’s bill referred to as “Drug Testing for Welfare” has passed another hurdle at the Indiana Statehouse. State Rep. Jud McMillin (R-Brookville) said he had an encounter with one of the bill's opponents following Wednesday's Senate committee vote.


Pence Responds To Ohio Governor's “Trash Talk”

Posted On March 14, 2013 at 7:41am EDT

Governor Mike Pence is defending the Hoosier state after Ohio's governor “trash talked” Indiana in a speech. 


Archbishop Tobin Pleased With Pope Selection

Posted On March 14, 2013 at 7:12am EDT

Like many of their counterparts around the world, Indiana Catholics are celebrating the selection of a new pope. Archbishop of Indianapolis Joseph Tobin admitted he was surprised, but pleased with the choice to have Cardinal Jorge Mario Bergoglio of Argentina lead the church.


Father Pleas, Doesn't Admit Fault In Baby's Death

Posted On March 14, 2013 at 6:40am EDT

A Hebron father whose conviction for manslaughter in the death of his infant daughter was overturned on appeal is now pleading guilty.


Report: SB 528 Bad For Casinos, Communities

Posted On March 13, 2013 at 1:27pm EDT

If passed in its current form, Senate Bill 528 would have a negative impact on southeast Indiana’s casinos, as well as the governments and organizations who depend on casino tax revenues, a new report argues.


Specialty Plate Limits Approved By Ind. Senate

Posted On March 13, 2013 at 10:35am EDT

Specialty license plates in Indiana are closer to facing new restrictions.


Crop Insurance Pays $1B For Indiana Drought

Posted On March 13, 2013 at 10:25am EDT

Indiana crop insurance payouts for losses during last year's drought have reached a record $1 billion.

Nelson Road In Ohio County To Close March 18-29

Posted On March 13, 2013 at 10:02am EDT

A road closure is being planned in Ohio County.