Local News

River House Contest Canceled; Newspaper Says Some Contestants Still Awaiting Refunds

Posted On January 11, 2016 at 8:07am EST

An essay contest to win a house on the Ohio River in Switzerland County is receiving scrutiny.

Powerball Jackpot Rises To $1.3B; No Local Winners For Smaller Prizes

Posted On January 11, 2016 at 7:38am EST

The Powerball jackpot has increased to $1.3 billion.

Icy Roads Force School Closures, Delays; More Snow Expected Tonight

Posted On January 11, 2016 at 7:13am EST

It’s the slick roads that are forcing many tri-state school districts to signal their first closure or delay of the year.

Local Riverboats See Revenue, Attendance Decline In 2015

Posted On January 08, 2016 at 3:06pm EST

Southeast Indiana’s three riverboats reported a combined $320 million in revenue in 2015, continuing the local riverboats’ steady decline.

Judge Cites Convict's History In Ordering 16 Year Sentence

Posted On January 08, 2016 at 11:42am EST

A 16-year prison sentence has been ordered for a repeat offender.

Bill Would Scrap Marriage Licensing In Indiana

Posted On January 08, 2016 at 10:01am EST

A Republican lawmaker in the Indiana House wants the state out of the business of permitting people to get married.

Frontier, American Expand At CVG

Posted On January 08, 2016 at 9:29am EST

New flights are inbound for the Cincinnati-Northern Kentucky International Airport.

Indiana State Sen. Jean Leising Seeks Re-Election

Posted On January 08, 2016 at 8:55am EST

A southeast Indiana state senator says she’ll try for another term at the statehouse.

Franklin Co. Contemplating Next Move After Town Council Moves Nativity

Posted On January 08, 2016 at 8:10am EST

Franklin County Commissioners are waiting to make a decision on whether to continue allowing groups to put up religious displays on the lawn of the courthouse in Brookville.

Fire Deaths In Indiana Down In 2015

Posted On January 07, 2016 at 4:06pm EST

The number of fire related deaths in the state of Indiana decreased in 2015.