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How To Avoid Vehicle Freeze-Up In The Brutal Cold

Posted On January 08, 2015 at 3:36pm EST

It's not just snow and ice that can pose risks to Hoosier drivers during the winter, but also brutally cold weather. When temperatures dip below zero AAA spokesman Nick Jarmusz says never hit the road with a nearly empty tank.


New OKI President Lynch: "Keep Cooperation As Our Hallmark"

Posted On January 08, 2015 at 2:01pm EST

Dearborn County Commissioner Kevin Lynch was approved Thursday to ascend to the role of president on the Ohio-Kentucky-Indiana Regional Council of Governments' Board of Directors.


Chimney Flue Starts Fire; Chief Has Prevention Tip

Posted On January 08, 2015 at 9:07am EST

Sunman firefighters have a warning for people in homes that use gas burning fireplaces to keep warm after a fire Wednesday morning.


State Fire Marshal Advises Caution With Space Heaters; Check Smoke Detectors

Posted On January 08, 2015 at 8:49am EST

Indiana State Fire Marshal Jim Greeson is advising caution with space heaters and other forms of alternative heating and a review of smoke alarms.


Flu Shots, $10 Only!

Posted On January 08, 2015 at 8:20am EST

With the recent widespread flu activity around the tri-state, the Dearborn County Health Department will be providing flu vaccinations to anyone 6 months or older.


UPDATE: Cold Weather, Hot Spots Cause Difficulty For Firefighters

Posted On January 08, 2015 at 7:46am EST

Firefighters from four departments are battling a structure fire in Bright Wednesday afternoon.


Accidental Shooting Puts Teen In Hospital

Posted On January 08, 2015 at 7:32am EST

A reported accidental shooting sent a man to the hospital Wednesday night.


Some Schools Delay Due To Sub-Zero Temps, Others On Schedule Thursday

Posted On January 08, 2015 at 6:48am EST

As it has much of this first week of 2015, cold air persists in the tri-state Thursday.


Ind. Teacher Evaluations Show Vast Majority Doing Their Job Well

Posted On January 07, 2015 at 11:39am EST

Nearly 90 percent of Indiana’s teachers were rated either “effective” or “highly effective” during the 2013-2014 school year.


Ind. Attorney General Pushing "Vaping" Bill

Posted On January 07, 2015 at 9:47am EST

“Vape” shops are targeted in new legislation lawmakers plan to file in the 2015 session of the Indiana General Assembly.