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Bob Leonard (RTV6 photo) Twelve jurors and six alternates have been seated for the trial of accused Richmond Hill Explosion conspirator Bob Leonard. Jury selection began Tuesday morning with a pool of 400 potential jurors drawn from Allen County residents. By 6 p.m., 18 jurors...
The 1-2 inches of snow (or more) that has falled means some kids won't go to school, while other sill go later. Click below to see the complete list from our partners at RTV6. @WIBCRaySteele School closings and delays courtesy of RTV6
Ronald Kendall is escorted from a public meeting about threats in Plainfield after he told others he had brought a gun (RTV6 photo) The meeting was supposed to be about Facebook threats and safety. It was almost derailed by a man who showed up with a gun. The community meeting...
A Mt. Vernon High School student was arrested Tuesday on charges of felony intimidation for allegedly threatening a shooting at the school this week. Fortville police said they had taken a juvenile suspect into custody following the threat, made after classes ended Monday. Mt...
The Senate has snuffed out another attempt to open the door to medical marijuana in Indiana. Portage Democrat Karen Tallian has authored bills in past years to decriminalize pot or allow medical marijuana. This time, she tried instead to allow people with valid prescriptions...
(image courtesy of sudafed.com) A proposal to make some cold remedies prescription-only is taking a back seat, with a Senate committee instead endorsing a pair of less stringent alternatives. Senators voted to ban drug offenders from buying medication with pseudoephedrine, and...
(RTV6 photo) Goats being raised for a 4-H fair are dead after a morning barn fire. The fire happened near Pittsboro at a farm near 250 East and 500 North. The fire department doesn't know how it started, but there were heaters inside for the 55 goats. A tractor inside the barn...
Cancer survivors and their families want a more coordinated approach to pain relief for cancer patients. Most hospitals have palliative care specialists, but Aurmaudra Bradley with the American Cancer Society's Cancer Action Network says not everyone integrates pain relief into...
Bob Leonard (RTV6 photo) Jury selection has begun in the arson and murder trial of Robert Leonard, Jr. – one of five people accused in the 2012 southside explosion that killed two people. Leonard faces 51 counts, including arson and murder, in connection with his alleged role in...