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INDIANAPOLIS -- The tornado that touched down on Indy's northeast side Wednesday afternoon was rated by the National Weather Service as an EF0 tornado, the weakest on the fujita scale, but with a potential max wind speed of 86 miles per hour. Typical observations of an EF0...
HENRY COUNTY, Ind.--At least five lbs. of fentanyl, a strong drug that has been showing up in local heroin and helping to cause people to overdose, was taken by police in Henry County after a traffic stop on I-70 this week. There have also been several heroin busts, one in the...
INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. -- Indianapolis Colts punter Pat McAfee has announced a fundraiser for the Aug. 24 storm victims in Kokomo. However, this won't be your typical fundraiser. " Cracking Up For Kokomo " is a comedy show scheduled for Friday, Sept. 2 at 9 p.m. at the Murat Theatre...
KOKOMO, Ind. -- Governor Mike Pence temporarily hit the pause button on his campaign to look at the storm damage in Howard and Montgomery counties on Thursday. Gov. Pence returned to Indiana on Wednesday night for a briefing on the storms. He released a statement after reports...
HAMILTON COUNTY, Ind. - More than 1,200 teachers in the Hamilton Southeastern school district will get a raise beginning in January 2017. The HSE school board approved the increase at its board meeting Wednesday night. A spokesperson for the district said they ratified a one-...
KOKOMO, Ind.--After hearing about the damage in Kokomo and near Crawfordsville and other places, you may want to help people who have been affected by the storms. The Salvation Army, Indiana Division, was already in action Wednesday. If you want to help, you can send a text...
KOKOMO, Ind.--There may have been from 20 to 30 tornadoes to touch down in Indiana during an outbreak Wednesday. That's an early estimate from the National Weather Service, whose survey teams preliminarily rated the twister that flattened a Kokomo Starbucks and caused damage to...
Three tornadoes touched down Wednesday afternoon in Indiana, one damaging numerous structures in Kokomo, according to the National Weather Service and local officials. Another tornado was confirmed on the northeast side of Indianapolis. Kokomo Mayor Greg Goodnight said nobody...
Indiana Republican Chairman Jeff Cardwell (center) with Donald Trump's Indiana chairman and vice chairman, Rex Early (left) and Tony Samuel. (WIBC.com photo: Eric Berman) The Indiana Republican Party is joining forces and resources with Donald Trump. State Republican Chairman...