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Road Conditions Improving, But Slower In Areas Hardest Hit

Posted On March 05, 2015 at 4:10pm EST

The effects of another significant snow event are still being felt across the region Thursday afternoon, especially in areas that received several inches overnight.


Jury Convicts Man Accused Of Molesting Young Girl

Posted On March 05, 2015 at 2:30pm EST

Sentencing awaits a Sunman man convicted of child molesting during a recent jury trial.


Increase In Phone Scam Reports In Ripley Co.

Posted On March 05, 2015 at 1:54pm EST

Be cautious the next time you pick up the phone and hear an unfamiliar voice on the other end of the line.


Sister Says Fire Victim Recovering In Indy Hospital; Woman Jumped From Window

Posted On March 05, 2015 at 9:44am EST

Pam Elza was only minutes from waking up for work when an explosion and fire tore through her second-story apartment in Rising Sun Wednesday morning.


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.