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Indiana Abortions Down By Half Since 1980; Local Numbers For 2013

Posted On July 17, 2014 at 8:38am EDT

Fewer abortions are being performed in Indiana, according to newly released Indiana State Department of Health records.


Survey Shows SEI Drinking Habits By The Numbers

Posted On July 17, 2014 at 7:43am EDT

Southeast Indiana is average when it comes to the percentage of adults who binge drink.

This plate requested by Greenfield Police Sgt. Rodney G. Vawter was denied by the Indiana Bureau of Motor Vehicles.

BMV's Motion To Halt Judge's Order On Vanity Plates Denied

Posted On July 17, 2014 at 7:03am EDT

The Indiana BMV is being ordered to immediately resume issuing vanity license plates.


VIDEO: Skydiver Experiences Hard Landing At Ballgame

Posted On July 17, 2014 at 6:38am EDT

It was a scary scene at a celebrity softball game in Florence Wednesday evening.


UPDATE: Cause Of Friday Night Fire Remains Under Investigation

Posted On July 16, 2014 at 3:17pm EDT

UPDATE: Friday night's fire on the Pattison Street in Aurora has been ruled accidental, said Aurora Fire Chief Jeff Lane.


Old Drugs? Put Them In Yellow Jugs

Posted On July 16, 2014 at 2:54pm EDT

Keeping prescription medications out of Indiana’s waterways is the objective of a new program centered around a jug of a certain color.


Business Owner Helps Police Nab Alleged Scrap Thieves

Posted On July 16, 2014 at 2:30pm EDT

A business owner was able to follow a group of alleged scrap metal thieves until police caught up with them.

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Announcement Planned For New Ivy Tech SE Chancellor

Posted On July 16, 2014 at 11:47am EDT

A new chancellor for Ivy Tech Community College’s newly combined Columbus and Southeast regions will be introduced soon.


Avoid Summer Tragedy: Never Leave Kids In Cars

Posted On July 16, 2014 at 11:26am EDT

There's much talk about the Georgia father suspected of knowingly leaving his nine-month old son in his truck, but every summer parents accidentally forget their children in the car.


Woman Robbed In Florence Mall Parking Lot

Posted On July 16, 2014 at 10:50am EDT

Police in Boone County are seeking people for questioning in the recent robbery of a woman at the Florence Mall.