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New State Treasurer Kelly Mitchell (wibc.com photo: Ray Steele) Kelly Mitchell is the state's new treasurer a little early. Mitchell was sworn into the office for which she was elected just two weeks ago, however her service this year will be the completion of the unexpired term...
Ten Indiana trial courts will celebrate National Adoption Day by allowing families the opportunity to photograph and videotape adoption proceedings. The Indiana Supreme Court is authorizing cameras in court for uncontested adoptions. Participating counties will welcome...
As temperatures continue to fall, public safety officials are warning residents about frozen ponds. Capt. Mike Pruitt with the Wayne Township Fire Department in Indianapolis says the amount of calls for people or animals trapped in ice varies year-to-year. He says no matter how...
An off-duty officer with the North Manchester Police Department is dead after a crash Monday afternoon in Wabash County. Indiana State Police say officers were called around 3:45 to the 5300 block of South State Road 15 on reports of a three vehicle crash. Investigators say...
Paula and Ed Kassig (wibc.com photo: Ray Steele) While they are distraught at the murder of their son, the parents of Abdul-Rahman Kassig say he rose above the hatred that led to his death. "Please pray for Abdul-Rahman, or Pete if that's how you know him, at sunset this evening...
Indiana Chamber president Kevin Brinegar (WIBC.com photo: Eric Berman) Property taxes, highway funding and education top the Indiana Chamber's lobbying agenda for the upcoming legislative session. President Kevin Brinegar says abolishing the business personal property tax...
(image courtesy of ISTA) Supporters of state school superintendent Glenda Ritz says they will ready if lawmakers try to change the way the superintendent's position is filled. The Indiana Chamber of Commerce on Monday said that one of its legislative priorities would be to make...
The next couple of days will be very cold, but the National Weather Service says a nice warm up is on the way for Indiana. Indianapolis-based Meteorologist Sonia Flechtner says expect some scattered snow showers with temperatures getting down into the single digits. Strong,...
Indiana's Muslim community is speaking out about the murder of Indianapolis native Peter Kassig. Ahmadiyya Muslim Community Indiana Spokesman Muzaffar Ahmad says Islamic extremists responsible for the death of Kassig aren't true Muslims, but rather "barbaric people who claim to...