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UPDATE: I-71 Reopens After Fatal Crash; Police Provide New Information

Posted On January 29, 2015 at 5:06pm EST

UPDATE: After a closure that lasted several hours, both directions of Interstate 71 at a fatal crash scene are open.


Hanover Honors Hill; Panthers Make $1,900 Donation To Lauren's Mission

Posted On January 29, 2015 at 5:00pm EST

Symptoms of a terminal brain tumor prevented Lauren Hill from making it to Hanover College with her Mount St. Joseph University women's basketball teammates Wednesday evening.


OKI Plan Recommends Bright-To-I-74 Connector Road

Posted On January 29, 2015 at 4:07pm EST

Dearborn County may help fund a study looking at a possible new road to improve the Bright area’s access to Interstate 74.


Atheists Now Taking Issue With Franklin Co. Memorial

Posted On January 29, 2015 at 3:45pm EST

Franklin County government is getting another legal challenge from an atheist organization.


Local Schools Part Of Microsoft IT Academy Pilot Program

Posted On January 29, 2015 at 2:33pm EST

Three southeast Indiana high schools are among the first in Indiana participating in a pilot program that allows students to certification from the Microsoft IT Academy.


Governor Scraps Development Of JustIN State-Run News Website

Posted On January 29, 2015 at 2:11pm EST

The backlash against a state-run news website this week has been JustIN-credible.


McMillin's Dial 211 Expansion Bill Advances In House

Posted On January 29, 2015 at 1:06pm EST

State Representative Jud McMillin (R-Brookville) authored House Bill (HB) 1010, Connect2Help 2-1-1, to support and expand 2-1-1 services to assist Hoosiers in need


AUDIO: Mardis Gras Ball Raises Money For Children's Advocacy Center

Posted On January 29, 2015 at 12:23pm EST

Coming up in February, you can celebrate Mardi Gras while helping support an important regional social service at the same time.


Most Local Counties End Year With Unemployment Below 6 Percent

Posted On January 29, 2015 at 9:58am EST

New unemployment data shows that much of southeast Indiana was below the statewide unemployment rate of 5.8 percent in December.


UPDATE: Rising Sun Water Boiling Advisory Canceled

Posted On January 29, 2015 at 9:38am EST

UPDATE: Rising Sun Municipal Utilities is lifting a water boiling advisory in the city.