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LIZTON, Ind.--There will be school Monday at Tri WQest High School in Hendricks County, but a student who Superintendent Rusty King says made a threat on social media will not be there. Parents received an e-mail Sunday with a voice message from King, saying that a threat had...
SALEM, Ind.—Two people were murdered in the Washington County, Indiana, town of Salem, which is about 30 miles north of Louisville. Saturday evening, Indiana State Police reported an arrest in the crime. The bodies of Valerie E. Dicus, 37, and Joseph R. Hobson, 36, were...
INDIANAPOLIS -- Multiple people were injured, including 20 police officers, when a crash on the east side ignited a fire in one of the vehicles. The collision occurred around 8 p.m. on the 3400 block of North Post Road. Indianapolis police had been chasing a suspect, but had...
(WIBC.com photo: Eric Berman) The state has broken ground for its first new state mental hospital since 1952. The seven-story, 159-bed Neurodiagnostic Center will be built on the campus of Community Hospital East. Family and Social Services Secretary John Wernert says the...
Indy's visitors bureau is studying whether the city needs more hotel rooms. Indy has lost a thousand hotel rooms in the last five years, with the closing of University Place at IUPUI, and closings and facelifts at other hotels. For megaevents like GenCon or the Final Four, the...
GREENWOOD, Ind. -- There will be plenty of food, music, art and fundraising at a festival this weekend in Greenwood. WAMMfest is Saturday, Aug. 20 from 11 a.m. to 8 p.m. at Craig Park. "It's a day of wine, art, music and microbrew. We're going to have nine wineries and ten...
INDIANAPOLIS, Ind.--Gov. Mike Pence made about $173,000 last year. He disclosed that Thursday when he filed his personal financial disclosure with the Federal Election Commission, as required by law. Pence's annual salary as governor is about $111,000. Pence's wife listed income...
NEW PALESTINE, Ind.--A gun was stolen from an unmarked Indiana State Police truck late Wednesday night or early Thursday in an auto burglary. Troopers said they were working with the Hancock County Sheriff's Dept. to try to catch the thief or thieves. Trooper John Perrine said...
MARION, Ind. - General Motors will invest $85 million in its Marion plant, which will keep the jobs of 1,200 employees in Indiana. The proposal to spend $85 million over the next 10 years for new tools and equipment at the Marion stamping plant went before the city council two...