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Can't see the solar eclipse? Tune in online or on TV

Mon, 21 Aug 2017 00:00:00 -0400

Ronald Dantowitz has been looking forward to today’s solar eclipse for nearly 40 years.An astronomer who specializes in solar imaging, he’s been photographing eclipses for more than three decades, and will be using 14 cameras to capture the Aug. 21…(image)



VCSC board to discuss building options

Sun, 20 Aug 2017 23:15:00 -0400

The Vigo County School Board will hear some new options as far as high school facilities when it meets at 6 p.m. Monday.(image)



'Grand and imposing spectacle of nature'

Sun, 20 Aug 2017 22:59:00 -0400

This story appeared in the Aug. 9, 1869 edition of the Terre Haute Daily Express. It describes the last total eclipse of the sun over Terre Haute, which occurred Aug. 7, 1869.(image)



Great Scot! Supermarkets closed in 1990

Sun, 20 Aug 2017 22:56:00 -0400

Though they have been closed for more than 25 years, the memory of Terre Haute’s Great Scot supermarkets lives on.(image)


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New ISU students hear tips for success, vow to oppose intolerance

Sun, 20 Aug 2017 22:57:00 -0400

In a pep rally styled event with serious moments tucked in, Indiana State University welcomed new students Sunday.(image)


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Food Inspections Aug. 7-11, 2017

Sun, 20 Aug 2017 22:56:00 -0400

Food inspections Aug. 7-11, 2017(image)



Teen seriously hurt in ATV crash in Sullivan County

Sun, 20 Aug 2017 22:55:00 -0400

A 14-year-old boy was seriously hurt Saturday in an all-terrain vehicle crash near Hymera, in Sullivan County.(image)



Alcohol panel members often accept liquor lobby dollars

Sun, 20 Aug 2017 22:55:00 -0400

Every member of the Indiana General Assembly will likely deal with alcohol legislation at some point. Many also accept campaign contributions from the alcohol lobby.(image)



Vigo County Jail Log: Aug. 20, 2017

Sun, 20 Aug 2017 16:27:49 -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)



Actor, comedian Jerry Lewis dies at 91

Sun, 20 Aug 2017 14:12:00 -0400

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Jerry Lewis, the rubber-faced comedian and director whose fundraising telethons became as famous as his hit movies, has died.(image)


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Eclipse glasses the rare commodity of August '17

Sat, 19 Aug 2017 22:38:00 -0400

Baesler's Market in Terre Haute originally thought it might sell perhaps 500 pairs of NASA-approved solar viewing glasses. It sold 3,500 on Friday alone, then sold out of a smaller shipment Saturday morning.(image)


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Apartment boom slowing; labor shortage, rising lumber prices cited

Sat, 19 Aug 2017 22:35:00 -0400

Work is progressing on some high profile housing developments in Terre Haute, but one project is on hold and another has been delayed.(image)


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Oberlandler Club celebrates 50th anniversary with open house

Sat, 19 Aug 2017 22:28:00 -0400

All four surviving original members were among dozens of visitors attending the German Oberlandler Club of Terre Haute's 50th-anniversary open house Saturday afternoon at 1616 Lafayette Ave.(image)


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Teachers learn to better discuss race in the classroom

Sat, 19 Aug 2017 22:24:52 -0400

Middle and high-school teachers from around the nation came together at Indiana State University Saturday for a workshop on how to best address topics that may elicit strong reactions in the classroom.(image)



New law: Teachers must immediately report suspected abuse

Sat, 19 Aug 2017 22:16:00 -0400

Instances of delayed child abuse reporting in Indiana have prompted state legislators to pass a new law that places immediate reporting responsibility directly on the shoulders of school employees who suspect abuse or neglect—even before they notify administrators.(image)


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Plenty of Wabash Valley viewing parties scheduled for Monday's eclipse

Sat, 19 Aug 2017 22:08:00 -0400

Below is a roundup of eclipse viewing parties in the Wabash Valley. Have fun; be safe.(image)



Search continues for driver after pursuit in Vermillion Co.

Sat, 19 Aug 2017 20:20:25 -0400

A Clinton man was apprehended early Saturday morning after the driver of a vehicle he rode in tried to evade Vermillion County Sheriff's Department deputies in rural Clinton.(image)


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ABC Supply Co. Inc. opens branch in Terre Haute

Sat, 19 Aug 2017 18:15:00 -0400

Professional contractors in the Wabash Valley will now have access to more convenient resources and solutions for their businesses with the opening of an ABC Supply Co. Inc. branch in Terre Haute.(image)


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Morton Marcus: Land use is a mayor’s job one

Sat, 19 Aug 2017 18:00:00 -0400

What is the most important job of a mayor? Clearing the streets of snow? Garbage collection? Pot hole filling? Providing jobs? Enforcing the law and local codes?(image)



Don't get schooled, get smart about Social Security

Sat, 19 Aug 2017 18:00:00 -0400

Your summer job might be ending soon. You might even hold a part time job while you’re in school. You can easily jump to the head of the class and secure your future with a few simple steps. As a…(image)



Business Calendar: Aug. 20, 2017

Sat, 19 Aug 2017 18:00:00 -0400

Business meetings offered this week throughout the Wabash Valley.(image)



Ivy Tech Terre Haute to offer ServSafe courses this fall

Sat, 19 Aug 2017 18:00:00 -0400

Ivy Tech Community College Terre Haute will begin its fall ServSafe certification classes starting Sept. 7.(image)



The Landing to open Outdoor Event Center

Sat, 19 Aug 2017 18:00:00 -0400

The Landing at Fort Harrison will have a ribbon cutting ceremony at 3:30 p.m. Aug. 29 to officially open its new Outdoor Event Center at 3350 N. Fourth St.(image)



Clay County USDA Service Center relocates

Sat, 19 Aug 2017 18:00:00 -0400

The Clay County USDA Service Center in Brazil has moved to Suite B, 551 E. U.S. 40.(image)



Indiana State Fair asks vendors to drop Confederate goods

Sat, 19 Aug 2017 16:00:00 -0400

Vendors at the Indiana State Fair have been asked to stop selling goods with Confederate symbols.(image)



Police: Teen who killed 2 in crash had opiates in system

Sat, 19 Aug 2017 15:35:18 -0400

Authorities say a 17-year-old girl had opiates in her system and was driving 107 mph when she crashed into a rural central Indiana home, killing two young sisters who were inside.(image)



UPDATE: One dead, three injured in 7-vehicle pile-up on I-70 in Illinois

Sat, 19 Aug 2017 08:50:00 -0400

A Connecticut man died and three people were injured in a seven-vehicle chain reaction pile-up on Interstate 70 in Clark County, Illinois, about 5 p.m. Friday.(image)



Sky’s the limit for 2018 air show, planners say

Sat, 19 Aug 2017 00:15:00 -0400

The air show — a two-day event, running Aug. 18 and Aug. 19, 2018, at Terre Haute Regional Airport — will feature the U.S. Navy's Blue Angels.(image)


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Barbecue & live music at Fairbanks

Fri, 18 Aug 2017 23:45:00 -0400

The third annual “Ribs on the River: Terre Haute Ribfest” kicked off Friday at Fairbanks Park where area residents were being treated to a finger-licking good time.(image)


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Sycamores return to Terre Haute

Fri, 18 Aug 2017 23:30:00 -0400

Indiana State University welcomed back many of its students Friday as families converged on campus to move in their students for another year of school.(image)


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July unemployment in Indiana pegged at 3.1 percent

Fri, 18 Aug 2017 23:01:00 -0400

Indiana's unemployment rate in July stood at 3.1 percent, lower than the national rate of 4.3 percent, according to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.(image)



Terre Haute facing third lawsuit claiming harassment

Fri, 18 Aug 2017 23:01:00 -0400

Another former Terre Haute Street Department employee has filed a federal lawsuit claiming he was harassed for supporting a co-worker’s complaint against the department.(image)



U.S. Rep. Bucshon to host town hall in W. Terre Haute

Fri, 18 Aug 2017 23:01:00 -0400

U.S. Rep. Larry Bucshon, R-Newburgh, will hold a town hall event from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 24, at West Vigo Elementary School 501 W. Olive Street, West Terre Haute.(image)


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Vigo County Jail Log: Aug. 18, 2017

Fri, 18 Aug 2017 21:36:49 -0400

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



Illinois state trooper nabs four pounds of heroin on I-70

Fri, 18 Aug 2017 19:33:00 -0400

An Illinois State Police trooper patrolling Interstate 70 east of Vandalia discovered four pounds (1,852 grams) of heroin during a traffic stop and arrested one man, ISP said Friday afternoon.(image)


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T.H. man faces rape, confinement, stalking charges

Fri, 18 Aug 2017 17:27:55 -0400

A Terre Haute man has been arrested on a charge of rape after an Aug. 14 incident investigated by city police. David Y.C. Gilbert, 23, was booked into the Vigo County Jail on Wednesday.(image)


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Identity released of man found dead in Putnam County

Fri, 18 Aug 2017 14:21:50 -0400

Cause of death is pending toxicology results for a Putnam County man whose body was found early Thursday on a rural Putnam County road. Putnam County Coroner Dave Brown said an autopsy was conducted Friday morning on Caleb Bailey, 24,…(image)



Baesler's quickly sells out of 3,500 eclipse glasses

Fri, 18 Aug 2017 13:59:00 -0400

Baesler's Market received more than 3,500 NASA-approved solar eclipse glasses this morning, and within about 90 minutes, all were sold, says Kristine O'Hare, Baesler's marketing.(image)



Confirmed: Bannon leaving White House

Fri, 18 Aug 2017 13:23:00 -0400

WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump's chief strategist Steve Bannon is leaving his White House post.(image)



Council to discuss Terre Haute finances in special meeting

Fri, 18 Aug 2017 13:11:00 -0400

In two separate meetings, the Terre Haute city administration — and later, city council leaders — will meet Tuesday with representatives of the Indiana Department of Local Government Finance to talk about a state budget order calling for the city…(image)






Tanner, founder of Freebirds Solutions, fired as director

Fri, 18 Aug 2017 12:18:50 -0400

A founder and long-time director of a Terre Haute recovery program has been fired following his arrest last week on drug-related charges(image)



Indianapolis might move Confederate monument from city park

Fri, 18 Aug 2017 11:38:18 -0400

Officials in Indianapolis are considering whether to move from a city park a monument commemorating the deaths of Confederate soldiers at a Civil War prisoner camp in Indiana.(image)



Hospital in drug-troubled Indiana county starting detox unit

Fri, 18 Aug 2017 09:56:17 -0400

A hospital in a rural eastern Indiana county hit hard by opioid abuse is planning to start a drug detoxification unit emphasizing treatment for those diagnosed with HIV.(image)



Indiana couple's farm wins top rural preservation award

Fri, 18 Aug 2017 09:30:48 -0400

A central Indiana couple has won a statewide rural preservation award for their farm featuring a century-old English-style barn.(image)



County in southern Indiana plans to end inmate work release

Fri, 18 Aug 2017 08:44:18 -0400

A southern Indiana county plans to end its inmate work release program by the end of the year.(image)



10 Things to Know for Friday

Fri, 18 Aug 2017 06:01:00 -0400

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


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Sen. Young: Bigotry, racism, hate 'un-American, anti-American'

Fri, 18 Aug 2017 00:00:00 -0400

U.S. Senator Todd Young, R-Indiana, condemned the "hate, bigotry and violence" that took place in Charlottesville over the weekend as he spoke in Terre Haute on Thursday.(image)


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MARK BENNETT: WaterTower Estates joins growing list of Hoosier wineries

Thu, 17 Aug 2017 23:33:00 -0400

The Woodward family will host a grand opening of their WaterTower Estates Winery on the weekend of Sept. 8 and 9. The operation, with an adjoining boutique that opened in May, is located in a converted, 1921-era house and six-acre…(image)


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SMWC welcomes new and returning students

Thu, 17 Aug 2017 22:56:00 -0400

Dottie King, president of Saint Mary-of-the-Woods College, greeted students in person as they drove through the entrance to the college. It is the eighth year the president has conducted in-person welcoming.(image)


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Suspended cop pleads to two misdemeanor counts

Thu, 17 Aug 2017 22:57:00 -0400

A suspended Terre Haute police officer arrested in a 2015 domestic battery incident has pleaded guilty to misdemeanor charges of battery and intimidation.(image)


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Businesses need stability in health care increases, says Sen. Young

Thu, 17 Aug 2017 22:36:00 -0400

During a speech before Terre Haute Chamber of Commerce members Thursday, U.S. Sen. Todd Young, R-Ind., addressed a number of topics, including “what some might characterize as an elephant in the room — health care.”(image)


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GOP plans to eliminate ‘unfair’ deductions, loopholes in push to lower business taxes

Thu, 17 Aug 2017 17:47:00 -0400

WASHINGTON – The chairman of the House Ways and Means Committee, which writes the nation’s tax legislation, says Republicans are going after “unfair carve-outs and loopholes” to cut corporate taxes to the lowest rates possible.(image)


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THPD's Newman gets two-day suspension as cop

Thu, 17 Aug 2017 17:30:00 -0400

A city police officer who was also elected Vigo County Clerk in November has been suspended for two days from his duties with the Terre Haute Police Department.(image)


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Terre Haute man cleared of molestation charges

Thu, 17 Aug 2017 16:48:09 -0400

A Terre Haute man accused of child molestation was acquitted by a jury following a two-day trial in Vigo Superior Court 3. William Haworth, 59, was released from the Vigo County Jail on Wednesday after spending almost a year in…(image)



Sheriff: Suspect recorded fatal shooting of wife in Indiana

Thu, 17 Aug 2017 16:40:37 -0400

Authorities say an Indiana man accused of killing his wife recorded audio of the shooting on a cellphone.(image)



Man's body found on Putnam County road

Thu, 17 Aug 2017 16:36:00 -0400

Police are investigating the death of a man whose body was found early Thursday on a rural Putnam County road.(image)



U.S. Senator Todd Young condemns 'hate, bigotry and violence" in Charlottesville

Thu, 17 Aug 2017 13:58:00 -0400

Indiana Republican U.S. Senator Todd Young condemned the "hate, bigotry and violence" that took place in Charlottesville over the weekend during a Terre Haute Chamber of Commerce membership luncheon today.(image)


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Vigo County Jail Log: Aug. 17, 2017

Thu, 17 Aug 2017 14:00:09 -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)



ISU to host eclipse viewing events

Thu, 17 Aug 2017 13:10:00 -0400

On Monday, Aug. 21, Indiana State University’s campus will celebrate one of nature’s most incredible visual spectacles — a near-total eclipse of the sun. The media is invited to take part in several events.(image)



Backers of Indiana hate crime law planning renewed push

Thu, 17 Aug 2017 12:21:07 -0400

Supporters of establishing a hate crimes law in Indiana say they hope the state Legislature will take action following the deadly violence at a rally of white supremacists in Charlottesville.(image)



Terre Haute man gets 17 years on federal firearms charge

Thu, 17 Aug 2017 11:54:10 -0400

A Terre Haute man was sentenced today in federal court to more than 17 years in prison for legally possessing a firearm.(image)



Vigo County Jail Log: Aug. 16, 2017

Thu, 17 Aug 2017 11:24:10 -0400

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



Suspended Terre Haute police officer pleads guilty to two misdemeanor counts

Thu, 17 Aug 2017 11:22:00 -0400

A suspended Terre Haute police officer arrested in a domestic battery incident in 2015 has pleaded guilty to misdemeanor charges of battery and intimidation.(image)


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2nd suspect arrested in double shooting that left 1 dead

Thu, 17 Aug 2017 10:33:07 -0400

BROWNSBURG, Ind. (AP)—Police have arrested a second suspect in connection with a shooting outside a suburban Indianapolis warehouse that killed a man, wounded a woman and prompted an Amber Alert.(image)



Mosquitoes in 53 counties test positive for West Nile virus; 2 human cases confirmed

Thu, 17 Aug 2017 10:17:00 -0400

INDIANAPOLIS — State health officials are urging Indiana residents to take steps to protect themselves from mosquito bites amid an increase in West Nile virus activity in mosquitoes across the state.(image)



Rep. Bucshon to hold town hall event in W. Terre Haute

Thu, 17 Aug 2017 10:09:08 -0400

U.S. Rep. Larry Bucshon, R-Newburgh, will host a town hall event from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Aug. 24 at the West Vigo Elementary School 501 West Olive Street, West Terre Haute.(image)



No solar glasses to be offered at Ivy Tech Eclipse Viewing Party

Thu, 17 Aug 2017 09:13:00 -0400

Ivy Tech Community College at Terre Haute will not be distributing free solar viewing glasses at its Eclipse viewing party on Aug. 21 as had been reported earlier, due to a recall notice from Amazon today. This is affecting thousands…(image)


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Man found insane in 2016 hatchet attack on Chinese student

Thu, 17 Aug 2017 08:36:08 -0400

A judge has found a man not guilty by reason of insanity in a hatchet attack against a high school exchange student from China.(image)



10 Things to Know for Thursday

Thu, 17 Aug 2017 06:20:00 -0400

Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today, Aug. 17.(image)


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Evans gets 90 years for 2013 slaying

Wed, 16 Aug 2017 22:45:18 -0400

A Terre Haute man on Wednesday was handed a 90-year sentence for the 2013 beating and stabbing death of his friend at a New Year's Eve gathering.(image)


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Third sentencing date set for T.J. Smith

Wed, 16 Aug 2017 22:43:47 -0400

October 12 is the new resentencing date for a former Putnam County sheriff's deputy and Greencastle city councilman convicted of police brutality in two arrests.(image)


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Court: More jail time OK if one can 'reasonably expect' a child is near

Wed, 16 Aug 2017 22:27:26 -0400

A southern Indiana man's 10-year sentence for meth-related crimes has been upheld by the Indiana Supreme Court, shedding light on a recent Indiana law that adds penalties if the crime was committed where it is "reasonably expected" that a child…(image)



Bird glad Deming Park pool stayed open, even though it lost money

Wed, 16 Aug 2017 22:27:00 -0400

Reflecting on the first full summer of use for the Deming Park pool in a few years, Terre Haute Parks and Recreation Department superintendent Eddie Bird admitted that his goal in 2017 was simple.(image)



Rep. Rokita, running for Senate, visits Terre Haute

Wed, 16 Aug 2017 22:19:56 -0400

Republican U.S. Rep. Todd Rokita visited Terre Haute Wednesday, the latest stop in his tour around the state after announcing his candidacy for the U.S. Senate last week .(image)



Vermillion County's Ernie Pyle museum grateful for Dana's annual festival

Wed, 16 Aug 2017 22:20:00 -0400

The Ernie Pyle WWII Museum sits just off the main through-way on the edge of Dana and features the famous journalist’s birth home and exhibits highlighting Pyle’s life and writings as a correspondent during World War II.(image)


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NAACP to hear about CASA's work with abused children

Wed, 16 Aug 2017 20:22:00 -0400

The NAACP will host an open meeting to improve community awareness of the CASA (Court Appointed Special Advocate) program and its needs. Members and anyone interested in contributing to the discussion between CASA and the community are invited to attend…(image)



Proposed bill aims to track higher cancer rates among firefighters

Wed, 16 Aug 2017 20:15:00 -0400

JEFFERSONVILLE — U.S. Rep. Trey Hollingsworth met with local fire service members Wednesday to discuss a bill aimed at tackling increased cancer rates among firefighters.(image)


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S. Vermillion pushes back schedule on eclipse day

Wed, 16 Aug 2017 19:00:10 -0400

To protect children at the peak of Monday's solar eclipse, the South Vermillion School Corp. plans to delay the start and end of school by one hour that day, says Dave Chapman, the district's superintendent.(image)



Missouri regulators reject massive Midwest wind power line

Wed, 16 Aug 2017 16:52:43 -0400

Missouri utility regulators on Wednesday rejected a proposed high-voltage power line to carry wind power across the Midwest to eastern states, delivering a significant setback to developers of one of the nation's longest transmission lines.(image)



Chicago mayor calls Trump sanctuary city policy 'wrong'

Wed, 16 Aug 2017 16:21:09 -0400

Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel says President Donald Trump's administration is "wrong morally, wrong factually and wrong legally" as it threatens to end funding for cities that refuse to share information with federal immigration authorities.(image)



Reports: Police arrest man after Amber Alert for 3 children

Wed, 16 Aug 2017 14:45:14 -0400

Police spent more than 12 hours searching for a man they believe shot two people outside a suburban Indianapolis warehouse and fled with his three young children.(image)


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Slain soldier's funeral planned at his Indiana high school

Wed, 16 Aug 2017 13:16:37 -0400

The funeral for an Indiana soldier killed during a suicide bombing attack in Afghanistan will be at the high school from which he graduated six years ago.(image)



Indiana attorney general's office renovations questioned

Wed, 16 Aug 2017 13:04:38 -0400

Some state officials are questioning the Indiana attorney general's decision to spend about $300,000 on renovating his Statehouse office and buying a van to serve as a mobile office.(image)






Phillip Evans issued 90-year sentence for 2013 murder

Wed, 16 Aug 2017 10:34:00 -0400

A Terre Haute man today received a 90-year sentence in the 2013 beating and stabbing death of his friend at a New Year's Eve gathering.(image)


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October resentencing date set for former Putnam deputy

Wed, 16 Aug 2017 08:49:00 -0400

Oct. 12 is the newest resentencing date for a former Putnam County Sheriff's Deputy and Greencastle City Councilman convicted of police brutality in two arrests.(image)


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Police: 2 injured during fight at Indiana State Fair

Wed, 16 Aug 2017 08:48:08 -0400

Police say a woman cut two people during a fight at the Indiana State Fair, leaving them with what authorities described as minor injuries.(image)



US teen drug overdose deaths inch up after years of decline

Wed, 16 Aug 2017 07:43:00 -0400

After years of decline, teen deaths from drug overdoses have inched up, a new U.S. government report shows.(image)



10 Things to Know for Wednesday

Wed, 16 Aug 2017 05:17:00 -0400

Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today, Aug. 16.(image)


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Sanitary board seeks up to $85M in bonding authority

Tue, 15 Aug 2017 23:30:34 -0400

The Terre Haute Board of Sanitary Commissioners on Tuesday approved resolutions to continue a financing process to issue up to $85 million for the second phase of a combined sewer overflow project.(image)


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Hope, healing, community along the Notre Dame Trail

Tue, 15 Aug 2017 22:51:00 -0400

Twenty-five years ago doctors told Haley DeMaria, then Haley Scott, that she may never walk again following a bus crash near South Bend that claimed the lives of two of her teammates.(image)


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State treasurer lauds ABLE accounts

Tue, 15 Aug 2017 22:38:00 -0400

Some Hoosiers with disabilities have had a barrier removed to allow them to build a more financially secure future through the new INvestABLE Indiana savings plan(image)


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Burglary patrol nets Sullivan County men on drug, gun charges

Tue, 15 Aug 2017 22:24:09 -0400

The Sullivan County Sheriff's Department recently tripled patrols in response to a rash of thefts in rural Sullivan County and that action appears to be paying off.(image)



Vigo council again hears concerns about tax increase

Tue, 15 Aug 2017 22:22:57 -0400

Members of Citizens for Better Government in Vigo County on Tuesday brought to the Vigo County Council more concerns about a proposed new jail.Lisa Spence, a member of the citizens group, asked if council members had held meetings with fire…(image)



Former street department worker sues Terre Haute

Tue, 15 Aug 2017 22:22:55 -0400

A former Terre Haute Street Department employee has filed a federal lawsuit claiming he was harassed and fired for supporting a co-worker's complaint against the department.(image)



Bradley: No place for hatred, bigotry, violence at ISU

Tue, 15 Aug 2017 21:55:44 -0400

Indiana State University President Dan Bradley issued a statement Tuesday saying that "violence, hate, and bigotry will not be tolerated" on campus, and he reaffirmed the university's "unwavering commitment to inclusive excellence."(image)



Study: School districts smaller than 2,000 should consider mergers

Tue, 15 Aug 2017 21:48:22 -0400

Hoosier school districts with fewer than 2,000 students should consider merging with another small district to reap better test scores, according to a study released Tuesday.(image)


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Immigrant ‘Dreamers’ rally against changing their legal status in U.S.

Tue, 15 Aug 2017 19:23:00 -0400

She arrived in the United States from Peru with her undocumented parents as a child, fleeing economic collapse at home. Five years ago, when she was vulnerable to deportation, the Obama administration acted to assure her -- and thousands of…(image)


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