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Poll: 64% In SEI Want Smoking Ban

Posted On March 05, 2012 at 12:37pm EST

A new poll from the American Cancer Society shows most people in southeast Indiana want a public smoking ban.


Area Students Serve As Pages For Sen. Nugent

Posted On March 05, 2012 at 10:58am EST

State Sen. Johnny Nugent (R-Lawrenceburg) welcomed seven area students to serve as Statehouse pages.


Hoosiers Urged To Report Storm Damage

Posted On March 05, 2012 at 10:11am EST

The Indiana Department of Homeland Security is seeking property owners’ damage reports following last Friday’s storms and tornadoes. 


Ice Leads To Truck vs Truck Crash

Posted On March 05, 2012 at 9:56am EST

Icy road conditions are being blamed for a crash that saw a UPS truck collide head-on with a semi tractor Monday morning, Indiana State Police said.

UPDATE: Icy Roads Mar Monday Commute

Posted On March 05, 2012 at 9:24am EST

UPDATE: Monday morning's traffic nightmare appears to be clearing up.


Ind. Tornadoes Death Toll Revised

Posted On March 05, 2012 at 9:07am EST

The death toll in southern Indiana from Friday's tornado outbreak has been lowered to 12 from the previous count of 14. 


Tornado Cleanup Underway In Holton

Posted On March 05, 2012 at 7:46am EST

Efforts are being made to get life back to normal in western Ripley County.


NWS Confirms EF3 Tornado In Holton

Posted On March 03, 2012 at 4:10pm EST

The tornado that claimed two lives and injured six other people in Holton was packing winds up to 140 MPH, the National Weather Service said Saturday.


IDHS Gives Latest On Tornado Response Efforts

Posted On March 03, 2012 at 2:59pm EST

Here is the latest information on the state and local response to deadly tornadoes which claimed 14 lives in Indiana, including two in Ripley County.


US 50 Closed In Holton Saturday

Posted On March 03, 2012 at 10:15am EST

U.S. 50 in Holton - the town decimated by a suspected tornado on Friday - will be closed to most traffic on Saturday, Indiana State Police said.