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The Indiana Toll Road (WIBC.com file photo) The bill proposing tax hikes to keep Indiana's roads in good repair includes another proposal for raising money: toll roads. Even if the bill passes, you won't be paying to drive on Indiana roads for at least five years -- if ever. The...
One inmate at Putnamville Correctional Facility has died after a viral outbreak at the prison. The superintendent of the prison says 18 patients began to show flu or pneumonia-like symptoms at the beginning of last week. They were admitted to an observation unit as part of the...
Matthew Miller (image courtesy of Park Tudor School) His death was an apparent suicide, and it came during an internet crimes against children investigation involving Park Tudor School, the school he helped lead. Matthew Miller died Saturday, the death announced on Facebook by...
The NFL and City of Indianapolis have reached an agreement to keep the NFL Scouting Combine in Indianapolis through 2020. The agreement has been in the works since 2014 and was finalized this week. According to the agreement, the Combine will remain in Indianapolis for 2016 and...
(image courtesy of RTV6) A 17-year-old faces charges after a 15-year-old was shot outside Lawrence Central High School. An argument led to the shooting. That's what Lawrence Police say, and the 15-year-old was shot in the leg just as Lawrence Central's boys' game against Warren...
18 months ago, his basketball career was in jeopardy. Today, Paul George is an all star again. The Pacers' forward will start for the Eastern Conference in this year's NBA mid-season gala. George got the second-most votes of any player in the conference, trailing only LeBron...
Despite where you live--cities large and small are facing the same challenges --crumbling infrastructure, community/police relations, education, and job creation. And if you’re a mayor, nobody cares what your party is, they care what you’re getting done. Seven mayors from...
Tim Simmons (RTV6 photo) He never joined ISIS, but some people still don't believe him. Tim Simmons of Muncie told RTV6 this started in September with what he thought was a joking conversation about being part of the terrorist group. Next thing he knew, his employer, Progress...
Sio Moore (RTV6 photo) Driving 100 miles an hour and weaving in traffic. That will likely cost Colts linebacker Sio Moore. Moore was arrested on Indy's north side Thursday night, as IMPD says he was driving recklessly on I-65 northbound. Cops pulled him over near Lafayette Road...