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City officials: Deficit in general fund improving

Wed, 07 Dec 2016 22:00:00 -0500

While the city of Terre Haute's October financial report showed a $17.2 million general fund deficit, city officials anticipate year-end progress in reducing that deficit.(image)



Straight from the source

Wed, 07 Dec 2016 21:45:00 -0500

With war clouds building in Europe and Asia in 1939, William Swickard enlisted in the Army at 18. After basic training, he was sent to the Philippines with the 60th Coast Artillery to help defend what was then an American…(image)


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Church opens new doors to children in need of Christmas presents

Wed, 07 Dec 2016 21:15:00 -0500

Terre Haute's Remnant Church conducted its first services inside its new 20,000-square-foot building at 800 E. Haythorne Ave. on Sunday.(image)


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Apology, money sought in BW3 suit over racial slur

Wed, 07 Dec 2016 21:10:00 -0500

Buffalo Wild Wings defended itself Wednesday against an Anderson woman's federal lawsuit that alleges she was called a derogatory racial name by a staffer at the local eatery.(image)



Ex-chief of IRA splinter group killed in Irish city of Cork

Wed, 07 Dec 2016 21:05:00 -0500

Police say two gunmen have ambushed and killed a former top figure in the Real IRA splinter group in the southwest Irish city of Cork.(image)



Caregivers learn to spot congestive heart failure

Wed, 07 Dec 2016 21:00:00 -0500

Listening for a sound like Velcro tapes separating, Gay Ruddock pressed a stethoscope to the back of a mannequin to see if she could detect a sign of congestive heart failure.(image)


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Crash on I-70 brings unexpected blessings

Wed, 07 Dec 2016 20:52:00 -0500

Wearing jailhouse stripes was not in the vacation plans of four women headed to Mexico early Wednesday.(image)


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Elderly man's murder prompts call for more DNA sampling

Wed, 07 Dec 2016 18:00:00 -0500

As John Clements, 82, stood in his Zionsville driveway last September, collecting mail while his dementia-suffering wife remained indoors, someone drove by and shot him.(image)



2 juveniles charged in Tennessee wildfires that killed 14

Wed, 07 Dec 2016 15:29:00 -0500

Authorities have charged two juveniles for starting an East Tennessee wildfire that killed 14 people and destroyed or damaged more than 1,700 buildings.(image)



Playworld recalls 1,300 slides because of hazard

Wed, 07 Dec 2016 15:14:00 -0500

Playworld Systems Inc. is recalling 1,300 slides that are used in school and municipal playgrounds after a defect caused two finger amputations in children.(image)



Colts launch FANthem contest; winner sings National Anthem New Year's Day

Wed, 07 Dec 2016 14:26:00 -0500

In honor of their Fan Appreciation game on Jan. 1, the Indianapolis Colts are giving one lucky fan the opportunity to lead the singing of the National Anthem prior to kickoff.(image)



Trump taps retired Marine general John Kelly for DHS

Wed, 07 Dec 2016 13:16:00 -0500

President-elect Donald Trump has chosen retired Marine Gen. John Kelly, whose last command included oversight of the Guantanamo Bay detention center, to run the Department of Homeland Security, people close to the transition team said Wednesday.(image)


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Final rules for K-12 standardized testing released

Wed, 07 Dec 2016 12:13:25 -0500

Aiming to reduce test-taking in America's classrooms, the Obama administration released final rules Wednesday to help states and school districts take a new approach to the standardized tests students must take each year.(image)


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GOP picks new state senator to replace US Rep.-elect Banks

Wed, 07 Dec 2016 11:45:00 -0500

A northeastern Indiana business owner has been picked to replace Republican U.S. Rep.-elect Jim Banks in the state Senate.(image)



Ex-Indiana jail administrator admits to stealing $260,000

Wed, 07 Dec 2016 11:32:46 -0500

A former Monroe County jail administrator has pleaded guilty to embezzling more than $260,000 in county money.(image)



Teachers could grade ISTEP replacement test under proposal

Wed, 07 Dec 2016 11:20:00 -0500

An Indiana lawmaker has proposed having teachers grade the state's new standardized test as major decisions for the replacement of the current ISTEP exams loom.(image)



Vigo County Jail Log: Dec. 7, 2016

Wed, 07 Dec 2016 10:47:46 -0500

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



Judge temporarily blocks Rauner from imposing contract terms

Wed, 07 Dec 2016 10:07:15 -0500

A judge in southern Illinois has issued a temporary restraining order to keep Gov. Bruce Rauner's administration from imposing contract terms onto state workers.(image)



Losses for drugmakers pull US stocks mostly lower

Wed, 07 Dec 2016 10:03:00 -0500

U.S. stocks are mixed Wednesday morning as large drugmakers take losses and most other industries move slightly higher. Bond yields are falling, and investors are buying stocks that pay large dividends. That's leading to gains for real estate investment trusts,…(image)



Rauner to sign Exelon subsidy to spare 2 nuclear plants

Wed, 07 Dec 2016 09:32:45 -0500

Illinois Gov. Bruce Rauner is set to sign legislation that provides billions of dollars in subsidies to Exelon Corp. so the power giant can keep unprofitable nuclear plants running in Clinton and the Quad Cities.(image)



Indian tribe in northern Indiana to announce casino plans

Wed, 07 Dec 2016 08:34:14 -0500

An Indian tribe in northern Indiana that recently celebrated becoming the first tribe in the state to have land returned to it from the federal government is ready to announce its plans to build a casino in South Bend.(image)



CEO: Investment to automate at Carrier will mean fewer jobs

Wed, 07 Dec 2016 08:05:45 -0500

INDIANAPOLIS (AP)—President-elect Donald Trump may have been able to keep 800 jobs at the Carrier furnace factory in Indianapolis but the chief executive of Carrier's parent company says there will ultimately be fewer jobs there.(image)



Fire prompts evacuation of Indianapolis hotel; several hurt

Wed, 07 Dec 2016 08:01:15 -0500

INDIANAPOLIS (AP)—Authorities say an early-morning fire at a residential hotel in Indianapolis prompted an evacuation and left several people injured.(image)



10 Things to Know for Wednesday

Wed, 07 Dec 2016 05:47:00 -0500

Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today, Dec. 7:(image)


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A Day of Infamy, 75 years after

Tue, 06 Dec 2016 23:19:00 -0500

US Army Sgt. Richard W. Martin had just awakened after sleeping in the sergeant’s room at Fort Kamehameha, Hawaii.(image)


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Months-long U.S. 40 project in Brazil eases way for drivers, businesses

Tue, 06 Dec 2016 23:13:40 -0500

The nearly $20 million upgrade of U.S. 40 through Brazil has had an "immeasurable" impact on what "may be the longest, smallest town in Indiana," Mayor Brian Wyndham said Tuesday during ribbon-cutting ceremonies marking completion of the three-year project.(image)


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Documentary telling 'Story of Terre Haute' coming to Indiana Theatre next week

Tue, 06 Dec 2016 22:00:00 -0500

The documentary film“The Story of Terre Haute”will premiere at 7 p.m. Dec. 16 at the historic Indiana Theatre in downtown Terre Haute.(image)



'Orange Friday' fights hunger Effort raises $7,000 -- 29,000 meals -- for food bank

Tue, 06 Dec 2016 22:00:00 -0500

This year’s“Put Your Orange On! to End Hunger”campaign raised enough money for the Terre Haute Catholic Charities Food Bank to provide nearly 29,000 meals to west-central Indiana families.(image)



UPDATE: Teen mom, brother, baby die in house fire

Tue, 06 Dec 2016 18:42:00 -0500

Investigators continued Tuesday to seek a cause of a fatal house fire in Brazil that left a teenage mother, her infant daughter and her brother dead. The victims were identified as Raven Elizabeth Rose Tedder, 18; her 4-month-old daughter, Zoiey…(image)


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Vice President-elect Gov. Pence directs flags be flown at half-staff at sunrise

Tue, 06 Dec 2016 17:26:00 -0500

In accordance with a presidential proclamation issued this evening, Vice President-elect Gov. Mike Pence is directing flags at state facilities statewide be lowered to half-staff at sunrise on Wednesday, December 7, in honor of the 75th anniversary of the attack…(image)



IU treasurer: School could operate at net loss by 2020

Tue, 06 Dec 2016 16:13:15 -0500

Indiana University's treasurer says financial models show the school will be operating at a net loss by of about $70 million by 2021.(image)



Petition calls on U of Illinois to be an immigrant sanctuary

Tue, 06 Dec 2016 14:50:00 -0500

Faculty at the University of Illinois' flagship campus have given Chancellor Robert Jones a petition asking that the school become a sanctuary for immigrant students illegally living in the country.(image)



Gamers convention to stay in Indianapolis through 2021

Tue, 06 Dec 2016 14:23:45 -0500

A massive gamers convention that once threatened to leave Indianapolis during intense public debate over LGBT rights has signed a contract that will keep it in the city through 2021.(image)



ISU Speaker Series presentation by Mrs. Debbi Fields canceled

Tue, 06 Dec 2016 14:07:00 -0500

Mrs. Debbi Fields’ presentation for the ISU Speaker Series is canceled due to a family emergency.(image)



Stopgap spending bill to be unveiled as Congress finishes up

Tue, 06 Dec 2016 12:40:33 -0500

Lawmakers are tacking on money for security around Trump Tower in New York and funds for health care for retired coal miners to a stopgap spending bill that would avoid a government shutdown at week's end.(image)


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Elkhart police hold off on disclosing shooting information

Tue, 06 Dec 2016 12:31:16 -0500

Police in northern Indiana say they aren't disclosing more information about the circumstances of a fatal weekend shooting of a 29-year-old man where two officers heard gunshots, ran to the scene and fired shots.(image)



Pence to talk to conservative group at Trump's new DC hotel

Tue, 06 Dec 2016 12:28:00 -0500

Vice President-elect Mike Pence is delivering a speech to a conservative group at Donald Trump's new hotel in Washington D.C.(image)



US stocks waver as crude oil price slumps

Tue, 06 Dec 2016 11:52:00 -0500

Stocks are wavering between small gains and losses in midday trading on Wall Street.(image)



Vigo County Jail Log: Dec. 6, 2016

Tue, 06 Dec 2016 10:19:16 -0500

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



Fraternity backs Indiana State chapter probation after death

Tue, 06 Dec 2016 09:40:15 -0500

A fraternity says it supports a decision by Indiana State University to place one of its chapters on probation following the accidental drowning of an 18-year-old freshman during an event in Illinois.(image)



Authorities: 3 dead including 2 children after Brazil fire

Tue, 06 Dec 2016 08:08:00 -0500

BRAZIL (AP) — Authorities say three people including two young children are dead following a house fire in Indiana.(image)


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10 Things to Know for Tuesday

Tue, 06 Dec 2016 07:30:00 -0500

Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today, Dec. 6.(image)



Vigo County voter turnout third lowest in state

Mon, 05 Dec 2016 22:15:00 -0500

Vigo County garnered a lot of global attention this year for its history of accurately voting for the winning presidential candidate, a trend that continued on Nov. 8 when Donald Trump carried the county and the national vote. But the…(image)


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Pacers, Fever play Santa's helpers

Mon, 05 Dec 2016 22:10:00 -0500

There were the old standbys such as dolls and trucks, but also a new favorite of children, Minions, as representatives of the Indiana Pacers and Indiana Fever brought 3,000 toys to Terre Haute Monday.(image)


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Animal lovers win park lights contest

Mon, 05 Dec 2016 22:05:00 -0500

The Vigo County Animal Coalition took top honors in this year's Christmas in the Park contest at Deming Park.(image)


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Terre Haute man who killed brother gets 20 years

Mon, 05 Dec 2016 22:00:00 -0500

Mason S. Crockett of Terre Haute was sentenced to 20 years in prison Monday for the stabbing death of his brother, Zackery, on June 17.(image)


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T-S earns 3 firsts, Blue Ribbon runner-up in state contest

Mon, 05 Dec 2016 21:45:00 -0500

The Tribune-Star took home 14 awards, including three for first place, and was runner-up for Indiana's Blue Ribbon Daily Newspaper in this year's Hoosier State Press Association Better Newspaper Contest.(image)



Cigarette tax might have clearer path without Pence

Mon, 05 Dec 2016 21:24:00 -0500

Anti-smoking advocates who’ve long wanted to hike the cigarette tax see a clearer path with Gov. Mike Pence moving out of the Statehouse.(image)



Sony DADC workers come up big for 'Miracle'

Mon, 05 Dec 2016 21:24:00 -0500

Sony DADC employees on Monday donated 10,636 pounds of food as part of the Miracle on 7th Street food drive, with the fruits — and vegetables — of their labor going to the 14th and Chestnut Community Center Grumbling Tummies…(image)


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State of the Statehouse: Worries linger over manufacturing jobs even after Carrier deal

Mon, 05 Dec 2016 18:00:00 -0500

Greg Goodnight is a former union steelworker who watched with mixed emotion as President-elect Donald Trump swept into Indiana on Thursday as a job-saving white knight.(image)



Three arrested in robberies of pizza delivery drivers

Mon, 05 Dec 2016 17:30:00 -0500

Terre Haute police Monday announced the arrests of three suspects in connection with robberies of pizza delivery drivers last week.(image)



Bikes for Tykes program in need of donations

Mon, 05 Dec 2016 17:23:47 -0500

Chances and Services for Youth’s Bikes for Tykes fundraiser is need of donations to assist in providing bikes and helmets to Wabash Valley children.(image)



Two arrested in Parke County thefts, burglaries

Mon, 05 Dec 2016 17:14:52 -0500

Parke County Sheriff’s deputies and Rockville police arrested two people Sunday during the search of a house on High Street in Rockville in connection with a series of thefts during the past three months.(image)



Vigo County Jail Log: Dec. 5, 2016

Mon, 05 Dec 2016 16:44:46 -0500

The following individuals were booked into the Vigo County Jail by area law enforcementFriday, Saturday, 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…(image)



Terre Haute man sentenced to 20 years for stabbing death of brother

Mon, 05 Dec 2016 16:31:00 -0500

Vigo Superior Court Div. 3 Judge David Bolk today sentenced Mason Crockett of Terre Haute to 20 years in prison for the stabbing death of his brother, Zackery, on June 17.(image)


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Vigo voter turnout near lowest in state

Mon, 05 Dec 2016 12:13:00 -0500

Only two counties in Indiana had lower voter turnouts for the 2016 general election than Vigo County.(image)


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Teen injured in Vigo County hunting accident

Mon, 05 Dec 2016 10:59:00 -0500

A 17-year-old was injured in a hunting accident Sunday in New Goshen, said Indiana Conservation Officer Nathan Lutz.(image)



Death toll grows to 36 at Oakland warehouse fire

Mon, 05 Dec 2016 09:43:00 -0500

The death toll in the Oakland warehouse fire has grown to 36 and authorities say they expect the number to rise when they resume work later Monday following a temporary work stoppage. A wall is leaning inward, posing a safety…(image)



Dow at another high in early US trading

Mon, 05 Dec 2016 09:38:00 -0500

Stocks are opening higher on Wall Street, setting another all-time high for the Dow Jones industrial average.(image)



Trump taps former campaign rival Carson as housing secretary

Mon, 05 Dec 2016 09:26:57 -0500

President-elect Donald Trump, moving to complete formation of his Cabinet and decide other key posts, chose former campaign rival Ben Carson on Monday to be secretary of the Department of Housing and Urban Development.(image)


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Chicago-Florida flight lands in Indiana due to fuel issue

Mon, 05 Dec 2016 09:09:00 -0500

Frontier Airlines says one of its planes flying from Chicago to Florida was diverted to Indianapolis after an issue was reported with its fuel system.(image)



Pro boxer Ed Brown dies following shooting in Chicago

Mon, 05 Dec 2016 08:39:00 -0500

Managers say a professional boxer from Chicago has died after he was shot in the head while returning from a midnight workout.(image)



10 Things to Know for Monday

Mon, 05 Dec 2016 06:13:00 -0500

Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today, Dec. 5.(image)



Families experience Christmas with fathers in Carlisle prison

Sun, 04 Dec 2016 22:25:00 -0500

David and Tonia Whaley and their twin, 13-year-old sons, David and Thomas, spent some quality time together Sunday, playing games, making crafts and enjoying a holiday meal.(image)


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Sister who joined pipeline protest in October remains 'cautiously optimistic'

Sun, 04 Dec 2016 22:20:00 -0500

Sister of Providence Joni Luna said she is "cautiously optimistic," but urges vigilance, after the news that the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers won't grant an easement for the Dakota Access oil pipeline in North Dakota.(image)


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The Off Season: The daily pleasures of coffee and crosswords

Sun, 04 Dec 2016 22:01:19 -0500

One of life’s great pleasures comes for me on those rare mornings when instead of heading out the door I am planted at the kitchen table with a cup of hot coffee in one hand and a chewed ballpoint pen…(image)






Feds block Dakota Access oil pipeline route

Sun, 04 Dec 2016 17:15:00 -0500

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers said Sunday that it won’t grant an easement for the Dakota Access oil pipeline in southern North Dakota, handing a victory to the Standing Rock Sioux tribe and its supporters, who argued the project…(image)


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Correction: Campus Stabbing-California story

Sun, 04 Dec 2016 14:32:53 -0500

LOS ANGELES (AP) — In a story Dec. 3 about the fatal stabbing of a professor, The Associated Press misidentified the professor's school in the first paragraph in some versions. The professor was from the University of Southern California, not…(image)



'A Woods Christmas' hearkens back to Victorian Era

Sat, 03 Dec 2016 23:14:00 -0500

In its first year, "A Woods Christmas" filled Saint Mary-of-the Woods College campus buildings with the sights and sounds of the holidays.(image)


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INDEPTH: Taking steps to keep our food supply safe

Sat, 03 Dec 2016 23:07:00 -0500

A recent scare involving hepatitis A and frozen strawberries imported from Egypt led Indiana health officials to join an investigation last month into a multi-state outbreak of the foodborne disease.(image)



Businesses pinched by aggressive lenders unsure if Trump will help

Sat, 03 Dec 2016 23:07:00 -0500

Catarah Coleman started her own bakery, Southern Gal Desserts, out of her Los Angeles home. When she and her business partner appeared on Food Network’s popular series "Cupcake Wars," sales took off.(image)



Terre Haute Rotarians donate $5,360 to local causes

Sat, 03 Dec 2016 21:49:16 -0500

The Rotary Club of Terre Haute on Tuesday presented donations totaling $5,360 to five local non-profit organizations.(image)



Morton Marcus: Advice for our next governor

Sat, 03 Dec 2016 18:30:00 -0500

He didn’t ask, but I have some advice for our in-coming governor, Eric Holcomb. I’ve had advice for all our governors since 1970, but none has been taken. Nonetheless, we press on.(image)



Social Security: Between festivities, take time to plan for retirement

Sat, 03 Dec 2016 18:15:00 -0500

The holiday season is upon us, bringing with it family gatherings and familiar traditions. As you bustle about from place to place, sharing turkey dinners and catching up with loved ones, there’s one errand you can avoid — a visit…(image)



LongHorn set for Monday opening

Sat, 03 Dec 2016 18:00:00 -0500

Terre Haute’s first-ever LongHorn Steakhouse will officially open its doors to the community at 4 p.m. Monday for dinner, and regular hours will begin the next day at 11 a.m.(image)


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Vectren joins fight against utility scammers

Sat, 03 Dec 2016 18:00:00 -0500

Gas and electric utility companies across the United States and Canada are joining forces to protect customers from the long-running scam targeting customers of utility service providers, and Vectren joined the effort.(image)



Newsmaker

Sat, 03 Dec 2016 18:00:00 -0500

Jack Hendrix, executive director of the Indiana Department of Correction, has been selected for the 2016 Indiana Department of Correction Commissioner’s Award and recognized as IDOC Executive of the Year during the Indiana Department of Correction award ceremony recently in…(image)



ISP seeks new recruits

Sat, 03 Dec 2016 18:00:00 -0500

The Indiana State Police is now accepting applications for the 77th Recruit Academy. Anyone interested in beginning a career as an Indiana State trooper must apply online at www.in.gov/isp/2368.htm.(image)



Newsmaker

Sat, 03 Dec 2016 17:50:00 -0500

Dr. Barbara Mowery, a Sullivan County Community Hospital family practice physician, was selected as the 2016 Doc Hollywood Award Recipient by the Ricard G. Lugar Center for Rural Health in Terre Haute.(image)



Newsmaker

Sat, 03 Dec 2016 17:50:00 -0500

Residential mortgage lender Ruoff Home Mortgage announced that Mark Reyher was the top loan originator for their Terre Haute office for the month of October.(image)


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On the Move

Sat, 03 Dec 2016 17:50:00 -0500

Paris Community Hospital/Family Medical Center will welcome Edward Rico, MD, endocrinologist, to its medical staff this month.(image)


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Newsmaker

Sat, 03 Dec 2016 17:50:00 -0500

The Wellness Council of Indiana recently announced Indiana State University among a record 37 Hoosier organizations across the state that have qualified for new AchieveWELL certification.(image)



9 killed in Oakland warehouse fire, dozens more feared dead

Sat, 03 Dec 2016 14:39:00 -0500

At least nine people died and authorities said they feared the toll could rise as high as 40 in a fire that broke out during a rave at a converted warehouse in the San Francisco Bay Area.(image)


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Universities exploring 'sanctuary' status for immigrants

Sat, 03 Dec 2016 14:29:24 -0500

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Universities and colleges in several states are considering labeling themselves "sanctuary campuses" amid fears from immigrant students and pressure from activists following the election of Donald Trump.(image)



Brazil man faces charges of battery with deadly weapon, aggravated battery

Sat, 03 Dec 2016 11:43:00 -0500

A Brazil man has been arrested on charges of aggravated battery and battery with a deadly weapon following what Terre Haute police say was a stabbing incident in the 1900 block of North 13 Street early this morning.(image)


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Residents line Wabash for parade, shopping, festivities

Sat, 03 Dec 2016 00:00:00 -0500

The first ever Light Your Way Christmas Parade, part of Miracle on 7th Street, featured characters from the “Grinch Who Stole Christmas,” floats decorated with lights and Santa riding on the front bumper of a Terre Haute fire truck.(image)


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Bomb threat note found in ISU Science Building

Fri, 02 Dec 2016 22:15:00 -0500

The investigation will continue into a bomb threat Friday that forced the evacuation of the Science Building and nearby buildings at Indiana State University.(image)



Chains aren't the only new restaurants opening in Terre Haute

Fri, 02 Dec 2016 21:45:00 -0500

Ahlea Al-asbahi and Abel Fernandez don't mind that countless Wabash Valley diners are likely to get excited about the opening of LongHorn Steakhouse next week.(image)


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Incoming clerk sets goals for first 180 days

Fri, 02 Dec 2016 21:30:00 -0500

Brad Newman is goal-minded. As he prepares to start duties as Vigo County's new clerk of the circuit court in January, Newman has set monthly goals through his first 180 days in office.(image)


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VCSC says inspection of North negative for mold

Fri, 02 Dec 2016 21:25:00 -0500

Air quality testing at Terre Haute North Vigo High School shows the school does not have a mold problem, district officials said Friday.(image)



3 seriously injured in Clay County crash

Fri, 02 Dec 2016 21:15:00 -0500

The Clay County Sheriff's Department is investigating a three-vehicle personal injury accident that occurred about 4:30 p.m. at the intersection of U.S. 40 and Knightsville Road.(image)



Traffic stop yields drugs, 2 arrests

Fri, 02 Dec 2016 20:51:14 -0500

Police arrested two people with multiple warrants during a traffic stop that revealed illegal drugs in the car.(image)


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2 men at large after armed robbery

Fri, 02 Dec 2016 20:51:00 -0500

Police continue to search for two suspects from an early morning armed robbery of the CVS Pharmacy at Ninth and Poplar streets.(image)



Pacers, Fever to visit TH for toy distribution

Fri, 02 Dec 2016 20:50:59 -0500

Terre Haute Police Chief John Plasse announced that the Indiana Pacers and Indiana Fever will begin a statewide distribution of toys during a ceremony at THPD headquarters.(image)



Multi-vehicle accident with injuries reported in Clay County

Fri, 02 Dec 2016 17:23:00 -0500

The Clay County Sheriff's Department is investigating a multi-vehicle accident with injuries that occurred at U.S. 40 and County Road 100 East near Knightsville about 5 p.m., according to Clay County dispatch.(image)



Pence reads to school children at tree-lighting ceremony

Fri, 02 Dec 2016 16:58:40 -0500

INDIANAPOLIS (AP)—Indiana governor and Vice President-elect Mike Pence hosted a tree-lighting ceremony at the Statehouse.(image)


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Carrier Corp. deal differs from common incentives in Indiana

Fri, 02 Dec 2016 16:53:45 -0500

INDIANAPOLIS (AP)—The $7 million incentive package Carrier Corp. will receive as part of a deal the furnace and air conditioner manufacturer reached with President-elect Donald Trump and Vice President-elect Mike Pence is a departure from how tax credits are commonly…(image)