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Candidates Filing For May 6 Primary Election

Posted On January 30, 2014 at 9:18am EST

The May 6 primary ballots for political offices throughout southeast Indiana are getting full.


Propane Supply Dwindling; Gov. Declares Energy Emergency

Posted On January 30, 2014 at 8:11am EST

Indiana Governor Mike Pence is declaring an energy emergency because of a worsening propane shortage that could leave thousands of Hoosiers without an efficient way to heat their homes.

Deadly Fire Ruled Accidental

Posted On January 30, 2014 at 7:22am EST

Fire investigators say a blaze that claimed the life of a toddler in Gallatin County was accidental.


Boyfriend Arrested For Running Away With Teen Girl

Posted On January 30, 2014 at 6:57am EST

A West Harrison man is accused of facilitating a 15-year-old girl’s running away from home.

A rolling meth lab was found in a van on I-74 in Harrison.

Photo by Cristen Arauz

UPDATE: Ky. Man Arrested For Rolling Meth Lab On I-74

Posted On January 30, 2014 at 6:38am EST

A mobile meth lab was discovered on Interstate 74 Wednesday afternoon.


Majority of Indiana Fourth Graders Don't Read At Grade Level

Posted On January 29, 2014 at 2:20pm EST

While there has been some improvement in the past decade, a new report finds the majority of Indiana children are not reading at grade-level when they reach the fourth grade.

State Representative Jud McMillin (R-Brookville)


McMillin's Third Try At "Drug Testing For Welfare" Passes House

Posted On January 29, 2014 at 12:54pm EST

A local lawmaker’s bill aimed at entitlement reform has passed the Indiana House.


HJR 3 Passes Ind. House; How Did Local Lawmakers Vote?

Posted On January 29, 2014 at 10:59am EST

A proposal that would ban gay marriage in the Indiana constitution is moving forward. Read the story to see how our area's representatives voted.


PHOTOS: Ohio River Nearly Frozen Solid

Posted On January 29, 2014 at 10:12am EST

The frozen Ohio River is nearly at a standstill. See our photos.

Nick Goepper was a guest on The Late Show with David Letterman Tuesday night, January 28. He'll be on the show once again Thursday, February 20.

Photo by The Late Show

Goepper Talks Southeast Indiana, Slopestyle On Late Show

Posted On January 29, 2014 at 9:10am EST

A southeast Indiana Olympian is making the talk show rounds before he heads to Russia for the winter games.