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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.


Bill McClure's Services Announced

Posted On January 07, 2015 at 9:20am EST

Services for Ohio County World War II veteran Bill McClure will be held on Saturday, January 10.


Sunday Alcohol Sales Bill Filed; Will It Pass This Time?

Posted On January 07, 2015 at 9:02am EST

Grab a beer. Indiana lawmakers are again going to debate the merits of lifting the state’s ban on carry-out alcohol sales on Sunday.


Lawmakers Cut Down Bid To Allow Pence's Double-Run

Posted On January 07, 2015 at 8:36am EST

State lawmakers are shutting down a proposal that would allow Mike Pence to seek re-election for Indiana governor while also making a run at the White House in 2016.