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“Bath Salt” Overdoses Fall 86% In Ind.

Posted On July 23, 2013 at 10:39am EDT

There has been a huge drop in the number of people overdosing on synthetic drugs in Indiana.


Hospitals Will Require Pre-Birth Drug Tests

Posted On July 23, 2013 at 10:21am EDT

Many tri-state hospitals part of the Greater Cincinnati Health Council will start a program to drug test expectant mothers.

Rising Sun National Night Out August 6

Posted On July 23, 2013 at 8:58am EDT

On Tuesday, August 6th, neighborhoods throughout Rising Sun and Ohio County are being invited to join forces with thousands of communities nationwide for the “30th Annual National Night Out” crime and drug prevention event.


ACLU Sues For Inmates Religious Rights

Posted On July 23, 2013 at 8:44am EDT

The American Civil Liberties Union of Indiana is suing the Indiana Department of Corrections over an inmate rights violation once again.


Bridge Demolition Day Is Here

Posted On July 23, 2013 at 7:26am EDT

Tuesday is the day the bridge goes boom.


Stolen Guns Leads To Local Man's Arrest In Tenn.

Posted On July 23, 2013 at 7:13am EDT

A Switzerland County resident is accused of attempting to sell stolen guns to an ex-police officer in Tennessee.


2013 So Far, So Good For Most SEI Home Sellers

Posted On July 23, 2013 at 6:46am EDT

Southeast Indiana home sales are continuing to bounce back in 2013, judging by the numbers through the first six months of the year.


UPDATE: Pickup Pinned Beneath Semi Flatbed

Posted On July 23, 2013 at 6:21am EDT

UPDATE: The Ripley County Sheriff’s Office has provided an update regarding a crash early Monday morning on U.S. 50 in Versailles.


Milton-Madison Bridge Demo Could Happen Tues.

Posted On July 22, 2013 at 2:13pm EDT

A planned demolition of the Milton-Madison Bridge is a go for Tuesday, July 23.


UPDATE: Girl, 6, Nearly Drowns At HVL Pool

Posted On July 22, 2013 at 12:17pm EDT

UPDATE: Hidden Valley Community Pool lifeguard Autumn Menkedick and pool patron Jim Hancock are being credited with saving a young girl’s life Saturday afternoon.