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Fireworks, Wine Combine In Sunman Saturday

Posted On September 06, 2013 at 10:58am EDT

The Sunman Wine and Fireworks Festival will be held at the Sunman Community Park on Saturday, September 7.


After Four Years, Murder Trial For Parents' Slayings Begins

Posted On September 06, 2013 at 9:06am EDT

A murder trial that is expected to last at least five weeks began in Boone County Circuit Court with a surprising twist Thursday.


Fire Chief, Lawmaker Win Statewide Awards

Posted On September 06, 2013 at 8:37am EDT

A southeast Indiana fire chief has been named the Volunteer Fire Chief of the Year.

Man Allegedly Kicked In Doors To Burglarize Homes

Posted On September 06, 2013 at 7:52am EDT

A Florence resident is in jail after being charged with breaking into several homes by kicking in the front doors.

Delayed Superload Moves Slowly All Day Friday

Posted On September 06, 2013 at 7:29am EDT

A superload is taking longer than expected to make its way along State Route 128 to U.S. 50 in Ohio. The 135-toin tanker was supposed to finish its journey on Ohio 128 and U.S. 50 Wednesday, but has been delayed to Friday.


UPDATE: EMT, Other Driver Injured In Switz. Co. Crash

Posted On September 05, 2013 at 4:40pm EDT

UPDATE: The Switzerland County Sheriff’s Department has released more information on a crash involving a Jeff-Craig Fire Department first responder.


Parents Accused In Drug Deal With Children Present

Posted On September 05, 2013 at 3:22pm EDT

The prevalence of illegal prescription drug abuse in rural communities still an issue for officers, as evidenced by yet more Dearborn County arrests for dealing pills.


VIDEO: Demo Drops Third Bridge Span

Posted On September 05, 2013 at 1:50pm EDT

The third demolition of the old Milton-Madison Bridge sent explosive echoes through the nearby river valley Thursday morning.

No Charges Against Boone County Engineer

Posted On September 05, 2013 at 12:17pm EDT

A grand jury has opted not to indict former Boone County Engineer Greg Sketc


ISTEP Scores Could Be Out Sept. 9; Some Tests Tossed

Posted On September 05, 2013 at 12:08pm EDT

Nearly 1,400 ISTEP+ test scores are being invalidated by the Indiana Department of Education because of technical errors.