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Bill Placing More Restrictions On Vaping Passes Senate Panel

Posted On March 05, 2015 at 8:46am EST

Indiana lawmakers are endorsing a bill that would create new regulations for the production of electronic cigarettes.


Downtown Rising Sun Fire Cause Appears To Be Accidental; Two Out Of Hospital

Posted On March 05, 2015 at 7:40am EST

The Rising Sun Fire Department says the cause of Wednesday’s morning’s explosion and massive fire appears to be accidental.


Accidents Abundant As Motorists Take On Snowy Roads

Posted On March 05, 2015 at 6:55am EST

There is a chance of another dusting of snow Thursday morning, but - as those venturing out are discovering - the bulk of the accumulation fell overnight.


Thousands Of Hoosiers Could Lose Out In ACA Challenge

Posted On March 05, 2015 at 6:49am EST

More than 200,000 Hoosiers are able to afford health coverage this year under the Affordable Care Act.


Fire Truck Wrecks Into Home

Posted On March 04, 2015 at 2:34pm EST

A mechanical failure is being cited as the cause of a fire truck plowing through part of a home in Friendship Tuesday.


INDOT Prepares For New Snow

Posted On March 04, 2015 at 2:18pm EST

Weather forecasts are predicting rain is changing over to snow later this morning, with the heaviest accumulations along and south of the Ohio River. Up to 6 inches of new snow may fall in these areas.


Satanic Statue Next To Nativity Scene? Franklin County Denies Group's Application

Posted On March 04, 2015 at 1:43pm EST

A satanic group’s wish to place a goat-head statue on the lawn of the Franklin County Courthouse has been denied.


Lauren Hill Makes First Team All-Conference

Posted On March 04, 2015 at 12:14pm EST

She only played in four college basketball games, but it has been her battles off the court that have helped Greendale’s Lauren Hill earn yet another award.


UPDATE: 5 Rescued From Burning Building; Blaze May Have Been Started With Explosion

Posted On March 04, 2015 at 11:11am EST

UPDATE: Rising Sun firefighters rescued five people from the fire.


Indiana Residents Can Pledge To End The "R-Word"

Posted On March 04, 2015 at 7:51am EST

People across Indiana and the nation are being asked to take time today to stop and think about how their words may disparage others - whether that is the intent or not.