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S-D School Board Votes 5-2 To Close North Dearborn Elem.

Posted On November 21, 2014 at 9:55am EST

After 55 years in service housing thousands of students, North Dearborn Elementary will shut its doors for good next year.


Perfect North Slopes Will Open Friday; Earliest Opening Ever

Posted On November 21, 2014 at 9:25am EST

Let the ski season begin in Dearborn County.


Pence, Indiana Senators Critical Of Immigration Action

Posted On November 21, 2014 at 7:22am EST

Indiana officials are blasting President Obama's move to use executive action for immigration reform.

U.S. President Barack Obama unveiled Thursday a sweeping executive order that marks the most dramatic shift in U.S. immigration policy in decades.

Indiana Immigrants: Ready For A New Chapter

Posted On November 21, 2014 at 7:06am EST

More than 85,000 people living in Indiana could be touched by the executive order on immigration President Obama announced Thursday night, according to Pew Research estimates.

Hebron Man Allegedly Traded Marijuana For Teen's Nude Pics

Posted On November 21, 2014 at 6:38am EST

A Hebron man is accused of exchanging marijuana with a 13-year-old girl for her nude pictures.

Karin Hildebrand

Dearborn County Sheriff's Dept.

Pot Smoking Mom Gets 10 Year Sentence; Facebook Posts Didn't Help

Posted On November 20, 2014 at 3:23pm EST

Probation has not changed Karin Hildebrand’s behavior following four past criminal convictions, so she is being ordered to serve time behind bars.


Thanksgiving Meal Will Cost A Little Less This Year

Posted On November 20, 2014 at 1:11pm EST

Thanksgiving meals have decreased in price for the second year in a row, according to an informal survey of grocery prices from Indiana Farm Bureau.


UPDATE: Potential Costs, Design Revealed For Courthouse Expansion Proposal

Posted On November 20, 2014 at 12:34pm EST

UPDATE: View the presentation on the proposed expansion of the Dearborn County Courthouse. Options for expanding the cramped Dearborn County Courthouse range from $2 million up to $12.7 million.


Police: Man Sends Sheriff Email Threatening Judges

Posted On November 20, 2014 at 12:23pm EST

A Cincinnati man is accused of writing an email threatening the lives of Dearborn County judges.

State Rep. Randy Frye (center) has been named chairman of the Indiana House Committee on Veterans Affairs and Public Safety.

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McMillin, Frye Appointed To Committee Chairs

Posted On November 20, 2014 at 10:33am EST

A couple southeast Indiana lawmakers are being given committee chair roles.