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Winter Weather Advisory Monday Morning

Posted On February 03, 2014 at 6:12am EST

A Winter Weather Advisory remains in effect for parts of the tri-state until 10:00 Monday morning.

Senator On Indiana's Propane Crisis

Posted On January 31, 2014 at 4:38pm EST

Many Midwest states, including Indiana, are facing a propane shortage that threatens the thousands of Hoosier families who rely on propane to heat their homes.

Jim Helms


Former Ivy Tech SE Chancellor Honored By Chamber

Posted On January 31, 2014 at 4:17pm EST

Ivy Tech Community College Southeast Chancellor Emeritus Jim Helms was honored Thursday night at the annual Batesville, Indiana Chamber of Commerce Dinner and Awards Banquet.

INDOT officials say drastic freezing and thawing conditions may have caused this hole to form in the bridge deck of the State Road 156 Grants Creek Bridge in Ohio County.


UPDATE: SR 156 Bridge Hole Patched, Now Open

Posted On January 31, 2014 at 4:11pm EST

The Indiana Department of Transportation reopened the State Road 156 bridge at North Landing in southeast Ohio County shortly after noon Friday.

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Legislation Seeks More Caution With Concussions

Posted On January 31, 2014 at 11:17am EST

A bill in the Indiana legislature seeks to require more caution for school athletes who may suffer a concussion.

U.S. Congressman Steve Chabot (R-OH 1)

Chabot Added to Greater Harrison Chamber Breakfast Feb. 13

Posted On January 31, 2014 at 10:39am EST

On Thursday, February 13 at 8:00 AM, Ohio 1st District Congressman Steve Chabot will be addressing the Greater Harrison Chamber of Commerce.

Kenyatta Erkins

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Robber Appealing Conviction To Ind. Supreme Court

Posted On January 31, 2014 at 9:13am EST

An Ohio County criminal case is being appealed to the Indiana Supreme Court, with oral arguments scheduled in February.

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Business Property Tax Proposals Pass House, Senate

Posted On January 31, 2014 at 8:35am EST

By Mike Perleberg (Indianapolis, Ind.) – As Indiana’s House and Senate each passed the proposal Thursday, the state's leading local government association cautioned lawmakers about the plan to eliminate the personal property tax on businesses. Governor Mike Pence has said his proposal to eliminate the personal property tax on business equipment is tax reform, not…

This pier which once supported a portion of the old Milton-Madison Bridge will be demolished on Wednesday. Project engineers say the pier is not neccessary for the new bridge span.

Milton-Madison Bridge Project

Milton-Madison Bridge Pier Demo Fri.

Posted On January 31, 2014 at 7:18am EST

The explosive demolition of an old pier at the Milton-Madison Bridge is scheduled for 4:00 p.m. Friday.


Indiana Unemployment Numbers Heading Right Direction

Posted On January 31, 2014 at 6:57am EST

Indiana ended 2013 with its lowest unemployment rate in five years, with southeast Indiana sharing in the good news.

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    MISSING DOG Hidden Valley

    Posted on November 23, 2015

    Small black and white dog missing from Ridgewood Circle in…