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Zika is in Indiana. It doesn't mean you should panic, just cautious if you travel. The State Department of Health says a "non-pregnant resident" who recently traveled to Haiti has Zika, the illness confirmed by the Centers For Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). The department...
A bird flu outbreak had a devastating impact on ten farms in southwest Indiana last month, but it looks like most restrictions on poultry in that region will soon be lifted. The last positive bird flu case was January 16 in Dubois County, Indiana's top turkey-producing county...
(photo from Julie Pursley/RTV6) Snow showers will again be an issue for us across the area as they rotate through the state. The main issue will again be quickly changing visibility on the roadways and slick spots as well. We are not expecting a lot in the way of snow but with...
Kyle Cox isn't going anywhere, at least for now. A federal judge says he was prepared to release the former Park Tudor boys basketball coach to his family until his trial on child enticement and coercion charges. But the judge put the ruling on hold after federal prosecutors...
The crash report from the deadly bus accident at Amy Beverland Elementary School says the driver didn't apply the parking brake when she got out of her seat. According to IMPD investigators, the driver was getting ready to leave the student loading area on January 27 after all...
Sen. Randy Head (R-Logansport) (WIBC.com photo) Republicans now have a four-way race to replace Greg Zoeller as attorney general. Logansport Senator Randy Head has been expected for months to join the race. He notes he's the only candidate with legislative experience. And the...
The Colts missed the playoffs. And it will still cost you more to see them next season. Owner Jim Irsay told season ticket holders in a letter than 2016 prices would be higher than 2015, though he did pledge there would be no price increase the following year. The price...
Indiana may launch a counterattack on efforts to punish Israel economically. The House unanimously passed a bill ordering state pension funds to dump any investments in companies which go along with a boycott of Israel. Speaker Brian Bosma says the funds are believed to hold...
Eric Holcomb (WIBC.com file photo: Eric Berman) One day after quitting the race for U.S. Senate, Eric Holcomb will have a new job, at least if the governor wins re-election. WIBC host Abdul-Hakim Shabazz first reported in his political newsletter that Holcomb would be named...