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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.


UPDATE: Slick Interstates Reported This Morning

Posted On March 13, 2013 at 9:35am EDT

UPDATE: Motorists report that the I-275 Carroll Cropper Bridge has reopened to one lane in both directions. Also, Dearborn County authorities are on the scene of a series of accidents involving at least six vehicles on Interstate 74 in West Harrison.


3 Rivers, Southwest Are "Excellent With Distinction"

Posted On March 13, 2013 at 9:31am EDT

A couple local school districts are getting good reviews on their report cards from the Ohio Department of Education.


No Charges For Deadly N. Ky. Crash

Posted On March 13, 2013 at 6:51am EDT

A crash that claimed a young mother’s life will not result in charges against the driver.


Car Stolen From Harrison Gas Station

Posted On March 12, 2013 at 3:33pm EDT

Harrison Police are attempting to track a man who stole a car from a gas station Tuesday morning.