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State Rep. Dan Forestal (D-Indianapolis) is calling for a legislative summer study committee to look for improvements to the scandal-plagued Indiana BMV. The request comes days after an outside audit of the BMV detailed what has been described as a “sweeping lack of oversight...
The U-S Justice Department has charged a South Bend Police officer of a criminal civil rights violation five years ago. Officer Theodore Robert, 40, is accused of assaulting and injuring a man at the St. Joseph County Jail on May 30th, 2010. The incident was caught on the jail’s...
Delaware County Sheriff Mike Scroggins died early this morning (Frid) nearly a week after having shoulder surgery. Scroggins died in Ohio, at the home of a woman he was dating. The exact cause of death was not released. Muncie Mayor Dennis Tyler says Scroggins had a history of...
If you are thinking about getting out and fishing, but you don't have a license to fish in Indiana, the state has you covered this weekend. It's one of four free fishing weekends of the year that Phil Bloom, with the state's Department of Natural Resources says, is intended to...
Third District Congressman Marlin Stutzman's decision to run for the Senate has touched off a Republican free-for-all for his House seat. Less than a week after Stutzman announced he'd give up his House seat, four candidates have jumped in already, while two more say they're...
Stormy weather is headed toward Indiana. National Weather Service Meteorologist Jason Puma says there's a chance for thunderstorms Friday through Monday across the entire state. Puma says strong, upper-level systems combined with warmer, humid air are creating conditions for...
USS Indianapolis survivor Clarence Hershberger (in white hat) attending a survivor's reunion (image courtesy of USSIndyradio.org) Another of the remaining survivors of the sinking of the USS Indianapolis has died. Clarence Hershberger was a native of Nappanee and will be buried...
An Indiana religious leader says a new national study presents a "call to action" for churches of all faiths across America. Indianapolis-based Christian Theological Seminary President Dr. Matthew Myer Boulton is speaking out on findings of the Pew Research Center's latest study...
There will be no more hog wrestling at the Delaware County Fair . After seven years of hosting the competition where individuals or teams paid for the chance to catch a large hog inside a mud pit and place it in a tire, the board of the fair decided to cancel the event this year...