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Pence preaches GOP health care, tax plans

Fri, 22 Sep 2017 19:20:32 -0400

Vice President Mike Pence expressed confidence that the Republican effort to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act, also known as Obamacare, would finally succeed. Speaking before a crowd of about 600 people in Anderson at the Flagship Enterprise Center's…(image)



Recalls this week: infant bib and bootie sets, lawn tractors

Fri, 22 Sep 2017 15:41:29 -0400

A line of infant bib and bootie sets are being recalled because a piece poses a choking hazard. Other recalled consumer products this week include lawn tractors with potentially faulty transmissions.(image)



Southern Indiana student missing 13 years declared dead

Fri, 22 Sep 2017 15:39:59 -0400

A southern Indiana college student who disappeared more than 13 years ago has been declared dead by a judge.(image)



State Budget Committee approves Ivy Tech-Terre Haute $2.9 million renovation project for precision agriculture

Fri, 22 Sep 2017 12:07:00 -0400

The Indiana State Budget Committee today approved a $2.9 million renovation project for Ivy Tech-Terre Haute's Precision Agriculture Equipment Technology Center.(image)



Indiana man locked in cave for 60 hours, forgotten by group

Fri, 22 Sep 2017 10:33:00 -0400

A 19-year-old man says he feels lucky to be alive after spending 60 hours locked alone inside a gated southern Indiana cave.(image)



Firewood sale at Deming Park is Sept. 30

Fri, 22 Sep 2017 10:23:00 -0400

The Terre Haute Parks Department will host a firewood sale from 9 a.m. to noon Sept. 30 at the Deming Park maintenance building. A truckload of wood will cost $40.(image)



Mazda 6 recalled; wiring short can knock out power steering

Fri, 22 Sep 2017 10:01:00 -0400

Mazda is recalling more than 60,000 midsize cars in the U.S. and Canada because a wiring problem can knock out power-assisted steering and the passenger air bag.(image)



Final playing of IU's carillon tower set ahead of relocation

Fri, 22 Sep 2017 09:36:59 -0400

The 61 bells in Indiana University's carillon tower are about to sound for the final time before they are dismantled and moved to a new location on the Bloomington campus.(image)



Pence making tax reform case in Indiana with eye on Donnelly

Fri, 22 Sep 2017 09:07:00 -0400

Vice President Mike Pence will make the Republican case for a federal tax code overhaul during a speech today in his home state of Indiana.(image)



Wrongful death suit filed for boy who lost mom in van crash

Fri, 22 Sep 2017 08:54:59 -0400

PRINCETON, Ind. (AP)—A wrongful death lawsuit has been filed on behalf of a boy delivered after his mother died when an overloaded van overturned on a southwestern Indiana highway.(image)



Trump piles on new economic sanctions against North Korea

Fri, 22 Sep 2017 08:21:00 -0400

President Donald Trump has added economic sanctions to his fiery military threats against North Korea, and renewed his rhetorical offensive against Kim Jong Un on Friday, calling the reclusive leader "obviously a madman."(image)



10 Things to Know for Friday

Fri, 22 Sep 2017 06:05:00 -0400

Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today, Sept. 22.(image)


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Seventh Street re-opens ahead of schedule

Thu, 21 Sep 2017 23:30:00 -0400

Barricades came town Thursday afternoon and motorists are again traveling on Seventh Street in Terre Haute between Poplar Street and Washington Avenue.(image)


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Liechtenstein's ambassador visits thyssenkrupp

Thu, 21 Sep 2017 23:06:00 -0400

Federal tax reform and the future of autonomous vehicles were among the topics broached when some distinguished visitors toured thyssenkrupp Presta North America in Terre Haute Thursday morning.(image)


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WTH community gathers for brainstorming session

Thu, 21 Sep 2017 22:49:00 -0400

More than 20 people attended a community brainstorming session in West Terre Haute on Wednesday evening to discuss challenges in the community and how to best address them.(image)



MARK BENNETT: Fab re-enactors still seeing tunes bridge generations

Thu, 21 Sep 2017 22:50:00 -0400

The Tribute, a nationally touring Beatles tribute band, is scheduled to play the Indiana Theatre at 8 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 21.(image)


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Linton woman accused of theft from non-profit

Thu, 21 Sep 2017 22:43:03 -0400

A Linton woman who served as a volunteer treasurer for a non-profit organization is accused of taking money from an agency serving disabled hunters.(image)



Murder trial in TH stabbing case reset for Feb. 26

Thu, 21 Sep 2017 22:44:55 -0400

A Feb. 26 trial date is set for Eddie Jermaine Stewart, 42, who is charged in connection with the March 19 death of Carlos Vinson, 52, outside the Dew Drop Inn on North 19th Street.(image)



Manufacturers want stronger emphasis on filling jobs

Thu, 21 Sep 2017 22:17:32 -0400

At the two Interstate 4 exits to Batesville, there are signs advertising truck driving jobs for the Batesville Casket Co. The jobs pay at least $75,000 annually, the signs read. Despite the seemingly significant pay, the signs don't always bring…(image)



'Downtown Challenge' begins on SkyGarden rooftop Saturday

Thu, 21 Sep 2017 21:54:01 -0400

The annual "Downtown Challenge," presented by the Swope Art Hoppers, is an Amazing Race-style event that will begin Saturday evening on the top floor of the SkyGarden Parking Facility.(image)


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TH Human Relations Commission puts some Lyfe into its annual banquet

Thu, 21 Sep 2017 21:53:00 -0400

The City of Terre Haute Human Relations Commission celebrated its eighth annual "A Level Above" awards banquet by bringing in author, recording artist, educator and justice advocate Ise Lyfe from California as its keynote speaker Thursday night inside Indiana State…(image)


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Vigo County Jail Log: Sept. 21, 2017

Thu, 21 Sep 2017 20:47:31 -0400

The following individuals were booked into the Vigo County Jail by area law enforcement Wednesday and Thursday, based on jail records. Charges are recommended by arresting officers but are not final until the Vigo County prosecutor reviews the case and…(image)



Teacher who subdued school shooter is Marshall native

Thu, 21 Sep 2017 17:53:00 -0400

A teacher who subdued a high school shooting suspect acted on her “strong Christian instincts,” the teacher's mother said Thursday.(image)


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Sheriff Cottom: Joint investigation with FBI leads to meth bust

Thu, 21 Sep 2017 17:37:00 -0400

A Sullivan County woman is facing federal drug charges after a joint investigation by Sullivan County authorities and the FBI.(image)


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UPDATE: Robin Kraemer guilty on all counts in child's death

Thu, 21 Sep 2017 14:27:00 -0400

A Fontanet woman faces up to 40 years in prison when she is sentenced Oct. 19 on nine criminal counts in the neglect death of a 9-year-old child with severe disabilities.(image)


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Pence plans Indiana trip to push GOP tax overhaul effort

Thu, 21 Sep 2017 13:47:29 -0400

Vice President Mike Pence will be in central Indiana on Friday for a trip his office says will focus on a Republican-led tax overhaul effort.(image)



Senior federal judge Larry McKinney dies at age 73

Thu, 21 Sep 2017 13:46:00 -0400

Federal court officials in Indianapolis say senior U.S. District Judge Larry J. McKinney has died at age 73.(image)



Indiana regulators OK Vectren's grid upgrade, rate increases

Thu, 21 Sep 2017 11:22:00 -0400

Indiana utility regulators have approved Vectren Corp.'s seven-year plan to upgrade its electrical grid and pass those costs onto its customers through rate increases.(image)



Terre Haute's Seventh Street is now open

Thu, 21 Sep 2017 11:08:00 -0400

Motorists will be able to start driving on a newly rebuilt stretch of Seventh Street in Terre Haute as early as today, once lane and other pavement markings are complete.(image)


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Illinois court upholds murder conviction of Drew Peterson

Thu, 21 Sep 2017 10:46:00 -0400

The use of hearsay testimony to convict former Chicago-area police officer Drew Peterson in the death of his third wife was proper, the Illinois Supreme Court ruled Thursday in upholding the conviction.(image)



Toyota marks 5 millionth vehicle made at Indiana factory

Thu, 21 Sep 2017 09:33:59 -0400

Toyota has marked the production of its 5 millionth vehicle from its southwestern Indiana factory that opened 19 years ago.(image)



10 Things to Know for Thursday

Thu, 21 Sep 2017 06:19:00 -0400

Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today, Sept. 21.(image)


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Kraemer says she was 'over her head'

Wed, 20 Sep 2017 22:52:00 -0400

A Fontanet woman admitted on the witness stand to smoking methamphetamine two or three days before the death of a boy with severe disabilities who had lived with her most of his life.(image)


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Parks Dept. wants to move Ribs event to airshow

Wed, 20 Sep 2017 22:46:23 -0400

The annual Ribs on the River event may be left on the cutting board for 2018, parks Superintendent Eddie Bird said Wednesday at a meeting of the Terre Haute Parks and Recreation Board.(image)



Bennett won't go before County Council on income tax

Wed, 20 Sep 2017 22:47:44 -0400

While he has long supported an increase in Vigo County's local income tax, Terre Haute Mayor Duke Bennett has no plans to go before the County Council in an effort to influence its decision.(image)



Total projected cost of jail at $100 million to $111 million

Wed, 20 Sep 2017 22:46:23 -0400

The design for a proposed Vigo County Jail has been on hold since last month as the county looks for a source of funding.The current projected cost of a new jail facility from the Vigo County Board of Commissioners is…(image)



Bids sought to address Indiana 46 drainage concern

Wed, 20 Sep 2017 22:44:36 -0400

The Terre Haute Redevelopment Commission Wednesday approved seeking bids to address a drainage problem at Indiana 46 and New Margaret Drive.(image)



Cops: Large parties getting out of hand

Wed, 20 Sep 2017 22:46:25 -0400

Terre Haute city and Indiana State University police plan to conduct joint patrols this weekend in response to large parties, some near campus, that are getting out of control and resulting in violence, officials say.(image)



Transportation planning idea draws some pushback

Wed, 20 Sep 2017 22:28:21 -0400

The transportation planning agency for the Terre Haute area is questioning a recommendation to move those duties to another entity.(image)



Women Who Care donate $8,900 for ambulance

Wed, 20 Sep 2017 22:28:17 -0400

Help is on the way. That's the goal, at least, after 100 Women Who Care of Sullivan County donated almost $9,000 to a community ambulance service following their third-quarter meeting.(image)



Without waiver, 275 schools could see grad rates drop

Wed, 20 Sep 2017 22:26:40 -0400

Indiana's congressional delegation has asked for a waiver from the implementation of the new federal formula for high school graduation.(image)



Terre Haute, Vigo County score state road grants

Wed, 20 Sep 2017 22:26:44 -0400

Terre Haute will receive $636,000 in a matching statewide grant aimed to improve roads and streets, while Vigo County will receive $480,625.(image)



Groups demand Duke Energy show coal ash disaster maps

Wed, 20 Sep 2017 19:38:37 -0400

The country's largest electric company is refusing online access to federally mandated maps showing the scope of disaster resulting if a coal-ash pit burst and spilled its toxic muck onto neighboring properties, two environmental law groups said Wednesday.(image)



Fed announces a start to modestly reducing its bond holdings

Wed, 20 Sep 2017 16:56:48 -0400

The Federal Reserve will begin shrinking the enormous portfolio of bonds it amassed after the 2008 financial crisis to try to sustain a frail economy. The move reflects a strengthened economy and could mean higher rates on mortgages and other…(image)


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City and ISU police to conduct joint patrols in response to large, out-of-control parties

Wed, 20 Sep 2017 16:19:00 -0400

Terre Haute city and Indiana State University police plan to conduct joint patrols this weekend in response to large parties near campus that are getting out of control, officials say.(image)



Holcomb signs letter backing Senate GOP's health care bill

Wed, 20 Sep 2017 15:19:00 -0400

Indiana Gov. Eric Holcomb has joined 14 other Republican governors in backing a last-ditch GOP effort to repeal former President Barack Obama's signature health care law.(image)



Vigo County Jail Log: Sept. 20, 2017

Wed, 20 Sep 2017 14:37:01 -0400

The following individuals were booked into the Vigo County Jail by area law enforcement, based on jail records. Charges are recommended by arresting officers but are not final until the Vigo County prosecutor reviews the case and files official charges.(image)



1 shot, shooter arrested at central Illinois high school

Wed, 20 Sep 2017 13:54:00 -0400

MATTOON, Ill. (AP) — Officials at a central Illinois high school say police have someone in custody after one person was wounded during a shooting.(image)


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Terre Haute Humane Society to host dinner auction fundraiser Saturday

Wed, 20 Sep 2017 13:40:00 -0400

There is still time to purchase tickets for the 9th annual fundraiser(image)






Report: Sentencing overhaul hasn't meant big Indiana savings

Wed, 20 Sep 2017 11:47:29 -0400

A report to Indiana lawmakers shows that the state hasn't seen significant savings from an overhaul of criminal sentencing laws aimed at sending fewer people convicted of nonviolent crimes to prison.(image)



US stock indexes inch higher ahead of Fed announcement

Wed, 20 Sep 2017 10:51:00 -0400

U.S. stock indexes rose slightly in early trading Wednesday ahead of the Federal Reserve's latest economic and interest rate policy update. Restaurant chains and specialty retailers were among the biggest gainers. Technology and financial companies fell. Several packaged food companies…(image)



Downtown Indianapolis interstate junction to get major rehab

Wed, 20 Sep 2017 09:15:00 -0400

Indiana's Department of Transportation said Tuesday that the 50-year-old merging point of I-65 and I-70 in the northeast corner of downtown Indianapolis known as "the north split" is nearing the end of its useful life.(image)



Hurricane Maria hits Puerto Rico after slamming Dominica

Wed, 20 Sep 2017 08:56:01 -0400

One of the strongest hurricanes to ever hit Puerto Rico pummeled the island Wednesday, tearing off roofs and sending doors flying from hinges as officials warned Hurricane Maria would decimate the power company's crumbling infrastructure and force the government to…(image)


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10 Things to Know for Wednesday

Wed, 20 Sep 2017 06:28:00 -0400

Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today, Sept. 20.(image)


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No date set for next safety tax, jail funding vote

Wed, 20 Sep 2017 00:15:00 -0400

No meeting has yet been scheduled for the Vigo County Council to vote on an ordinance to increase the county's local income tax. However, council members and commissioners appear to agree on the need for a new study assessing new-jail…(image)



Council seeks cuts in mayor's budget

Tue, 19 Sep 2017 22:59:00 -0400

Terre Haute City Council members challenged Mayor Duke Bennett Tuesday night to improve on a projected $200,000 surplus in his proposed 2018 general fund budget.(image)


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City, worried about costs, to seek IDEM talks

Tue, 19 Sep 2017 22:55:00 -0400

A 2011 study for Terre Haute's 20-year Combined Sewer Overflow project was projected to cost $120 million to cut overflows of combined stormwater and sewage into the Wabash River.(image)



Union Hospital verified as Level III trauma center

Tue, 19 Sep 2017 21:49:00 -0400

The American College of Surgeons Committee on Trauma on Monday notified the hospital it has met the standards of the triage and transport rule to be designated as a Level III center.(image)



SMWC reports best on-campus enrollment since '70s

Tue, 19 Sep 2017 21:50:00 -0400

Saint Mary-of-the-Woods College today announced it welcomed 377 on-campus student this fall, a number not seen since the early 1970s.(image)


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Thompson Ditch bridge at Poplar St. to be replaced

Tue, 19 Sep 2017 21:23:00 -0400

Motorists along Poplar Street in Terre Haute will soon face a detour as a bridge over Thompson Ditch near Fruitridge Avenue will be demolished and replaced.(image)



Police arrest two in string of armed robberies

Tue, 19 Sep 2017 19:49:00 -0400

Terre Haute and Vigo County police on Tuesday afternoon said they'd arrested a man and woman in connection the trio of armed robberies that took place early Monday and early Tuesday.(image)


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THPD: We're keeping an eye out for suspicious van

Tue, 19 Sep 2017 19:23:35 -0400

City and county police are keeping an eye out for a silver van, the occupants of which have reportedly been acting odd around children.(image)



Prosecution stresses malnutrition, lack of care in death case

Tue, 19 Sep 2017 18:26:00 -0400

Prosecutors on Tuesday laid out a pattern of missed doctor visits, failure to order nutritional supplements and resistance to intervention as the trial continued Tuesday for a Fontanet woman accused in the child neglect death of a 9-year-old boy in…(image)



Minor earthquake in Illinois felt locally

Tue, 19 Sep 2017 18:14:31 -0400

An earthquake centered just east-northeast of Albion, Illinois, was felt in Terre Haute at 7:47 a.m. Tuesday.(image)



Illinois reports first human West Nile virus death of year

Tue, 19 Sep 2017 17:00:00 -0400

Illinois public health officials say a Kankakee County resident is the first Illinoisan to die from West Nile virus this year in the state.(image)



Three arrested in Vermillion County following burglary, theft

Tue, 19 Sep 2017 16:59:51 -0400

Vermillion County police have arrested a Cayuga man and two juveniles who allegedly broke into a home and stole multiple firearms.(image)


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Indiana GOP says President Trump visiting state next week

Tue, 19 Sep 2017 16:43:00 -0400

The Indiana Republican Party says President Donald Trump will visit the state next week.(image)



Union Hospital verified as Level III trauma center

Tue, 19 Sep 2017 13:42:00 -0400

The American College of Surgeons Committee on Trauma on Monday notified Union Hospital it has met the standards of the triage and transport rule to be designated as a Level III center.(image)



Fiat Chrysler recalling 494,417 Ram trucks for safety issue

Tue, 19 Sep 2017 13:28:00 -0400

Fiat Chrysler is recalling almost half a million Ram heavy-duty pickups and medium-duty trucks because their water pumps could be defective.(image)



County officials to review plan for Bloomington project

Tue, 19 Sep 2017 12:53:29 -0400

An advisory commission has chosen a proposal for a new convention center and hotel development in downtown Bloomington.(image)



SMWC reports largest on-campus enrollment since '70s

Tue, 19 Sep 2017 12:43:00 -0400

Saint Mary-of-the-Woods College today announced it welcomed 377 on-campus student this fall, a number not seen since the early 1970s.(image)


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At UN, Trump threatens 'total destruction' of North Korea

Tue, 19 Sep 2017 12:23:10 -0400

President Donald Trump, in a combative debut speech to the U.N. General Assembly, threatened the "total destruction'" of North Korea if it does not abandon its drive toward nuclear weapons.(image)


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JOANN Girl Scout Day to offer crafting, discounts, meet & greets on Sept. 23

Tue, 19 Sep 2017 11:15:00 -0400

The nation’s leading fabric and craft retailer has teamed up with the iconic leadership development organization to inspire the next generation of female leaders. Girl Scout troops, volunteers, families and interested members will join in stores across the nation to…(image)



Update: Arrests made in three armed robberies

Tue, 19 Sep 2017 10:18:00 -0400

County and city police are investigating two armed robberies at convenience stores that occurred this morning and the possibility the same suspect was involved in both, according to John Moats, Vigo County Sheriff chief deputy.(image)



Illinois centered quake felt in Terre Haute

Tue, 19 Sep 2017 09:42:00 -0400

An earthquake centered 12 kilometers east-northeast of Albion, Illinois, was felt in Terre Haute, Indiana, at 7:47 a.m. today.(image)


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Judge weighs suit filed by former Subway pitchman's ex-wife

Tue, 19 Sep 2017 08:48:59 -0400

An Indiana judge is set to hear arguments in a lawsuit filed by former Subway pitchman Jared Fogle's ex-wife alleging that the company knew of Fogle's sexual interest in children but continued promoting him as its spokesman.(image)



Toys 'R' Us files for bankruptcy, but keeps stores open

Tue, 19 Sep 2017 07:31:00 -0400

Toys 'R' Us, the big box toy retailer struggling with $5 billion in debt and intense online competition, has filed for bankruptcy protection ahead of the key holiday shopping season — and says its stores will remain open for business…(image)



10 Things to Know for Tuesday

Tue, 19 Sep 2017 06:27:00 -0400

Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today, Sept. 19.(image)


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Jail-public safety income tax increase on hold

Mon, 18 Sep 2017 22:59:00 -0400

County Council's vote process halted when confusion arises over text of ordinanceThe question of whether Vigo County income taxes will be increased went unanswered Monday.(image)


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Theater 7 to present 'Withdrawn' on Thursday

Mon, 18 Sep 2017 22:34:00 -0400

Theater 7 will present the inaugural installment of its First Light Series, “Withdrawn,” on Thursday in The Velvet Room at the Terre Haute Brewing Co.(image)


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Walk to End Alzheimer’s raises more than $57,400

Mon, 18 Sep 2017 22:13:03 -0400

Sunday's Walk to End Alzheimer’s at Fairbanks Park in Terre Haute drew about 600 participants and raised more than $57,400 to fund Alzheimer's care, support and research programs, the Alzheimer’s Association said Monday.(image)



'Parke Heritage' suggested for new schools' name

Mon, 18 Sep 2017 22:14:00 -0400

A North Central Parke Community Schools subcommittee has recommended a new name for its high school and middle school, once consolidation takes effect in 2018-19.(image)



Vigo County Council tables income tax increase

Mon, 18 Sep 2017 20:23:00 -0400

After nearly three hours of discussion, the Vigo County Council unanimously voted to table an ordinance to increase a local income tax.(image)


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Police: Little food on hand for special-needs boy who died

Mon, 18 Sep 2017 18:29:32 -0400

The Fontanet house where a 9-year-old boy died of severe malnutrition had very little food on hand for the special needs child at the time of his death, a detective testified in the first day of Robin Kraemer's trial in…(image)



VIDEO UPDATE: 4 children injured in Clay County school bus crash; SUV burns

Mon, 18 Sep 2017 16:52:00 -0400

Four children were injured this afternoon in a school bus accident on U.S. 40 at the intersection of Staunton Road.(image)



Vigo County Jail Log: Sept. 18, 2017

Mon, 18 Sep 2017 16:28:01 -0400

The following individuals were booked into the Vigo County Jail by area law enforcement Sunday and Monday, based on jail records. Charges are recommended by arresting officers but are not final until the Vigo County prosecutor reviews the case and…(image)



Live Blog: Vigo County Council meets to vote on income tax proposal

Mon, 18 Sep 2017 15:53:00 -0400

The Vigo County Council meets at 5 p.m. today for its final deliberations and vote on the proposed local income tax increase to fund construction of a new jail and to help fund public safety agencies in the county and…(image)


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ISP: Man driving 107 mph on I-70 had guns, weed

Mon, 18 Sep 2017 14:53:00 -0400

Indiana State Police said they stopped a Terre Haute man this morning driving 107 mph on Interstate 70, and he also had marijuana and two unlicensed, loaded handguns.(image)


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Update: Opening statements, testimony begin in Kraemer trial

Mon, 18 Sep 2017 14:12:00 -0400

Opening statements and testimony began at 2 o'clock this afternoon for a Fontanet woman accused in the neglect death of a 9-year-old boy in her care.(image)



ISU honored with multiple national rankings

Mon, 18 Sep 2017 13:29:31 -0400

Indiana State University has placed on the top universities lists of three major publications: Forbes, Princeton Review and Washington Monthly, the university announced today.(image)



New name expected for central Indiana's largest amphitheater

Mon, 18 Sep 2017 13:18:59 -0400

Central Indiana's largest outdoor music venue could soon have a new sponsor name after nearly a year of not being paid for the naming rights.(image)



Business consultant launches bid for Ind. congressional seat

Mon, 18 Sep 2017 13:20:31 -0400

A business consultant who bills himself as a "conservative outsider" will run for an open eastern Indiana congressional seat.(image)



THSB plans West Terre Haute location

Mon, 18 Sep 2017 11:52:02 -0400

Terre Haute Savings Bank announced today it has filed an application with banking regulatory agencies to open a branch in West Terre Haute at 1010 West National Avenue.(image)



Jury selection under way in Kraemer trial

Mon, 18 Sep 2017 10:09:00 -0400

Jury selection has begun in the case of a Fontanet woman accused of neglect of a dependent resulting in death.(image)



Parke County police investigating Sunday stabbing

Mon, 18 Sep 2017 09:05:00 -0400

A Clinton man sustained multiple stab wounds Sunday in an incident outside a Montezuma house. The suspects are unknown and the investigation is continuing, police report.(image)


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Firefighter hurt battling blaze in suburban Indianapolis

Mon, 18 Sep 2017 08:37:02 -0400

ZIONSVILLE, Ind. (AP)—Authorities say a firefighter has been injured while battling a blaze at a suburban Indianapolis building housing several apartments and businesses.(image)



Presidential scholar nominees sought from Indiana schools

Mon, 18 Sep 2017 08:37:01 -0400

INDIANAPOLIS (AP)—Indiana's state schools superintendent wants high schools to nominate their best students for the U.S. Presidential Scholars Program.(image)



10 Things to Know for Monday

Mon, 18 Sep 2017 05:51:00 -0400

Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today, Sept. 18:(image)


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Council members largely undecided as vote nears

Sun, 17 Sep 2017 22:47:00 -0400

As tonight's special meeting of the Vigo County Council nears, a majority of its members said they are still undecided about a proposed increase in the local income tax.(image)


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