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MGPI, Union Reach New Five-Year Agreement

Posted On December 04, 2017 at 8:11am EST

The union representing many workers at the Lawrenceburg Distillery has ratified a new contract with facility owner MGPI of Indiana.

More Work On I-74 Before Winter Hiatus

Posted On December 01, 2017 at 2:23pm EST

INDOT officials anticipate construction activities along Interstate 74 between the New Point exit in Decatur County and State Road 101 in Ripley County will continue for another week.  

Indiana Police Uncertain Why 2,500 Assault Kits Untested

Posted On December 01, 2017 at 11:58am EST

Indiana State Police say a review has found more than 2,500 untested sexual assault evidence kits languishing at police departments across the state for unknown reasons. That's the finding of a study lawmakers requested this year.

Frye: Attacking Indiana’s Opioid Epidemic

Posted On December 01, 2017 at 10:45am EST

"In Southeast Indiana, our communities are all too familiar with the opioid crisis, as many of us have family members or close friends who have been affected by drug addiction."

McCormick Asks Lawmakers To Take Break From Education Moving Target

Posted On December 01, 2017 at 10:18am EST

The Indiana schools chief says she hopes state lawmakers take a break from passing new education initiatives in their upcoming session and focus instead on implementing significant policy shifts they've approved in recent years.

UPS Hiring Help For Holiday Season

Posted On December 01, 2017 at 9:50am EST

UPS Is hiring more than 500 seasonal employees in the tri-state.

Newly Completed Batesville HS Renovations To Be Shown Off Saturday

Posted On December 01, 2017 at 9:18am EST

Folks in the Batesville school district are invited to get a look at the recently completed renovations to Batesville High School.

UPDATE: Skyline Chili Owner Dishes On Planned Brookville Restaurant

Posted On December 01, 2017 at 8:31am EST

You’ll soon be able to get a three-way or cheese coney on your way to Brookville Lake.

Hollywood, Belterra Casino Owners May Merge

Posted On December 01, 2017 at 7:49am EST

The parent companies of two southeastern Indiana casinos are in merger talks.

Police: Trucker Possibly OWI When Semi Spilled Fertilizer

Posted On December 01, 2017 at 7:34am EST

A truck driver may have been intoxicated when he crashed on U.S. 52 in Franklin County on Thursday.