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Boone County 4th In State In Heroin Overdoses

Posted On August 01, 2014 at 7:48am EDT

The number of people dying from heroin is on the rise in Kentucky, and Boone County is among the worst counties for overdoses on the dangerous drug.


Planned Power Outage In Rising Sun Next Week

Posted On August 01, 2014 at 7:19am EDT

Some Rising Sun residents need to prepare for a planned power outage.

Indiana Superintendent of Public Instruction Glenda Ritz.

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Indiana's NCLB Waiver Still Under Consideration

Posted On August 01, 2014 at 7:14am EDT

Indiana is not among five states granted an exemption from the No Child Left Behind law.


Police ID Convenience Store Deposit Scam Suspect

Posted On August 01, 2014 at 6:49am EDT

Police have issued a warrant for a suspect who they say scammed a convenience store out of thousands of dollars.


Local Three-Year-Old's Funhouse Flip Goes Viral

Posted On July 31, 2014 at 2:32pm EDT

Video of a local child’s half-hearted attempt to complete a funhouse obstacle is garnering national attention.


Colerain Teen Sentenced, Has Nightmares About Murdered Milan Woman

Posted On July 31, 2014 at 2:25pm EDT

Daniel Hodge’s defense attorney says the 17-year-old has nightmares about the night he was involved in the murder of Milan resident Nancy Hershman. The teen was sentenced to 50 years on Thursday.

A chicken sandwich may seem like a healthy option when dining out, but an Indiana expert says many restaurant foods contain more fat and calories than you might think. 

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3,500 Calories In One Meal? How Hoosiers Can Avoid Pitfalls of Dining Out

Posted On July 31, 2014 at 2:23pm EDT

A meal consisting of a burger, french fries and a milkshake tops a list of the most calorie-laden meals served at restaurant chains nationwide.


Milan '54 Museum Receives Grant

Posted On July 31, 2014 at 2:16pm EDT

Milan 54, Inc. is pleased to announce the awarding of $500 to the Milan ’54 Hoosiers Museum from the Ripley County Community Foundation.


Kroger, Workers Union Ink New Deal

Posted On July 31, 2014 at 8:53am EDT

Kroger workers in the tri-state are now working under a new, long-term labor contract.


UPDATE: Arrest Made In Patriot Store Robbery

Posted On July 31, 2014 at 8:23am EDT

Indiana State Police and Switzerland County authorities are investigating a robbery at a store.