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SUV Thief Tracked Down In Madison

Posted On July 21, 2014 at 11:39am EDT

A vehicle stolen from the parking lot at Belterra Casino Resort & Spa has been recovered by police.

A youngster participates in a past youth pedal pull at the Ripley County 4-H Fair. 

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Rodeo Is New Attraction At Ripley Co. 4-H Fair; July 20-26

Posted On July 21, 2014 at 9:18am EDT

A week’s worth of fun is underway at the Ripley County Fairgrounds in Osgood. Eagle 99.3’s Bob Shannon will be broadcasting live from the fair from 4:00-6:00 p.m. Tuesday with prizes to give away.


With Work Nearly Complete, Event Center Updates End

Posted On July 21, 2014 at 7:16am EDT

Aside from the lack of construction trucks and quieter atmosphere around the facility, there’s another sign that work is about complete on the Lawrenceburg Event Center and Hotel.


SR 56 Closes For 14 Hours Monday Night

Posted On July 21, 2014 at 6:48am EDT

Here’s a friendly reminder to local motorists: State Road 56 in Ohio County will be closed overnight Monday into Tuesday.


Feiern! Freudenfest Happening In Oldenburg Friday, Saturday

Posted On July 18, 2014 at 5:54pm EDT

The stage will be rocking with polka music and the sauerkraut balls will be rolling in Oldenburg this weekend.


Thousand Returning To Workforce Increases Indiana's Jobless Rate

Posted On July 18, 2014 at 5:34pm EDT

New unemployment numbers show Indiana’s jobless rate grew by two-tenths of a percent to 5.9 percent in June.

IU student Karlin Keijzer was among 295 victims in the crash of Malaysian Airlines Flight 17 in Ukraine Thursday.

Photo provided by Indiana University.

IU Student Among Dead In Malaysian Airlines Flight 17

Posted On July 18, 2014 at 5:23pm EDT

There is an Indiana connection to the tragedy of the downing of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 in eastern Ukraine.


UPDATE: Man Charged For Deadly Wreck, Leaving Victim Behind

Posted On July 18, 2014 at 5:05pm EDT

The man accused of leaving a woman for dead in a wrecked car in Whitewater Township is behind bars.


Authorities: Tri-State Drug Ring Was Run From Prison

Posted On July 18, 2014 at 10:46am EDT

14 arrests, 35 pounds of heroin, 18 pounds of cocaine, and $600,000. Those numbers are the results of a multi-state, multi-agency drug investigation detailed during a press conference among authorities from Indiana and Ohio Friday at the Hamilton County Justice Center.


Indiana Auditor Candidate To Campaign In Lawrenceburg

Posted On July 18, 2014 at 8:24am EDT

A candidate for a statewide office will campaign in Lawrenceburg Saturday.