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EVANSVILLE, Ind. – The Obama Administration will make an announcement to boost economic activity and job growth in Evansville today at 11:30 Eastern Time, 10:30 Central Time. Today, the U.S. Housing and Urban Development (HUD) Midwest Regional Administrator, Antonio R. Riley,...
INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. - Once again partnering up together, Gleaners Food Bank of Indiana and the Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department will be helping to feed those who need it most. Last year, the CARE Mobile Food Pantry partnership resulted in more than 62,000 people served...
LAFAYETTE - An inmate at the Tippecanoe County Jail died after what is being called a medical emergency. Joseph McClimans, 37, was unresponsive in his cell shortly before 1:00 p.m. Saturday according to Chief Deputy Steve Hartman with the Tippecanoe County Sheriff's Office...
FORT HOOD, Tx. - One of the nine soldiers who died in a training accident near Fort Hood this week was a West Point cadet from Indiana. Cadet Mitchell Alexander Winey, 21, was among those killed Thursday when a Light Medium Tactical Vehicle overturned in Owl Creek in the...
A county Republican chairman has quit that post and the party to join the Libertarians. Montgomery County Chairman John Pickerill unseated an incumbent chairman three years ago by a single vote. Since then, he's been battling rivals within the party who he charges haven't...
Gov. Mike Pence (WIBC,com file photo: Eric Berman) Governor Pence says his next budget if he's reelected will include a request for money to expand Indiana's preschool program. Pence has written the federal government expressing interest in preschool grants. He says an eventual...
The painkiller blamed for Prince's death isn't as common as other abused prescription drugs, but it's much more powerful. Fentanyl is sold under the trade names Duragesic, Astiq and Fentora. Indianapolis addiction specialist Scott Watson with Heartland Intervention says it used...
HAMILTON COUNTY, Ind. – A Fishers teen will be sentenced this afternoon for the stabbing death of another teen back in 2014. Corbin Montgomery is due to face a judge Friday afternoon after pleading guilty to killing Connor Shockley. Records show Montgomery drove over to a home...
KOKOMO, In. - The annual Strawberry Festival kicks off today in Kokomo. For the second year in a row, the kick-off to summer will partner with First Friday to serve up 10 hours of berry-themed food, activities, and entertainment. Over 7,000 people showed up last year and they’re...