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UPDATE: Girl Dies After ATV Accident In Switz Co.

Posted On July 02, 2012 at 10:31am EDT

UPDATE: The four-year-old girl injured in an ATV accident in Switzerland County has died.

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Notes Are New Evidence In Aurora IGA Robbery

Posted On July 02, 2012 at 10:18am EDT

Although the accused perpetrators were caught within minutes, the armed robbery of the Tandy’s IGA in Aurora last January may have been a carefully planned heist. See the notes for yourself here.

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UPDATE: Burn Ban List Growing

Posted On July 02, 2012 at 8:21am EDT

UPDATE: Two more Dearborn County fire departments issued a burn ban over the weekend. Ohio County now has a county-wide ban.

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Ky. Speedway Traffic Issues Non-Existent

Posted On July 02, 2012 at 8:11am EDT

To the delight of many race fans, traffic was a relative non-issue during Saturday’s NASCAR Sprint Cup Quaker State 400 at Kentucky Speedway.

700 New Jobs Inbound For Boone Co.

Posted On July 02, 2012 at 6:37am EDT

A startup company locating in Boone County is promising nearly 700 new jobs by 2013.

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State Police In Six States Target Drunk Drivers

Posted On June 29, 2012 at 12:54pm EDT

The Indiana State Police will be joining forces with other members of the 6-State Trooper Project for a DUI enforcement initiative June 29 and 30 in an effort to reduce DUI related fatal and injury crashes. 

Tri-State Will Roast Again Friday

Posted On June 29, 2012 at 9:22am EDT

It sure was hot yesterday and area residents don’t get much of a break Friday with temperatures expected to be in the 100’s again.

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Indiana Goes Smoke-Free July 1

Posted On June 29, 2012 at 9:07am EDT

The new anti-smoking law approved by state legislators earlier this year goes into effect Sunday, July 1, making the Hoosier state the 39th to have such a law.

Boone County Farm Tours Saturday

Posted On June 29, 2012 at 8:44am EDT

Fifteen of Boone County’s rural treasures invite you to visit them on Saturday, June 30, 2012 from 9:00 a.m. until 5:00 p.m., rain or shine. 

Another Guilty Plea In Tri-State Ponzi Scheme

Posted On June 29, 2012 at 8:23am EDT

The Cincinnati man who helped run a Ponzi scheme in the tri-state has pleaded guilty in federal court.