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Railroad Work Closes Two Roads

Posted On August 20, 2012 at 9:23am EDT

Crews working on the railroad all the live long day will result in a couple road closures this week in Dearborn County.

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Sewer Main Break Slows Traffic

Posted On August 20, 2012 at 9:21am EDT

A broken sewer main has caused a messy Monday morning commute through Aurora.

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Kentucky Guard Soldiers Return Home

Posted On August 20, 2012 at 8:58am EDT

A field usually reserved for baseball heroics was instead occupied by American heroes in Florence on Saturday.

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New Mosquito Illness Confirmed In Ripley Co.

Posted On August 20, 2012 at 7:52am EDT

As concerns over West Nile virus buzz in the tri-state, there’s another mosquito-borne illness for folks to be cautious of.

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2 Dead, 141 Ill With Salmonella In Cantaloupe

Posted On August 20, 2012 at 7:27am EDT

At least two people are dead and more than 140 are sick due to a Salmonella outbreak involving tainted cantaloupes from Indiana. 

Leg Lost In I-74 Motorcycle Crash

Posted On August 20, 2012 at 7:15am EDT

A man lost his leg in a motorcycle crash in Dearborn County over the weekend.

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UPDATE: Police Release Photos Of Bank Robber

Posted On August 17, 2012 at 11:03pm EDT

UPDATE: Aurora Police are seeking a suspect who held up the Merchant’s Bank on Friday morning.

S-D Schools Advertise $43.5M Budget

Posted On August 17, 2012 at 10:04am EDT

Sunman-Dearborn Community Schools are planning a slightly bigger budget for the 2013 fiscal year.

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JetSetGetSet Shoots Music Video Locally

Posted On August 17, 2012 at 8:28am EDT

Lawrenceburg High School turned out in full force on Monday to help shoot a music video for the up-and-coming country music group JetSetGetSet.

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One Senate Poll Favors GOP, Another Favors Dem

Posted On August 17, 2012 at 8:09am EDT

Two new polls indicate that it could be a very tight race for Indiana’s U.S. Senate seat.