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A road funding plan funded by higher taxes on gas and cigarettes has passed a House committee. House Republicans set aside traditional distaste for tax hikes to endorse a bill they say will create a long-term solution for road maintenance needs. Lewisville Representative Tom...
Visit Indy presents the State of Tourism next week. This after a survey that's producing some worry about the future of tourism. The survey was commissioned by the city's tourism bureau months after last year's debate over the Religious Freedom Restoration Act. Reach Market...
The battle over Sunday alcohol sales is underway again, with a House committee vote expected next week. The latest attempt to legalize Sunday sales drops last year's requirement that supermarkets keep alcohol in a separate part of the store or behind the counter. That proposal...
The scene of a northeast side shooting death on Oxford Lane (RTV6 photo) Yet another Indianapolis murder; this one was on the northeast side. IMPD says the shooting happened just before 1 a.m. at a home on Oxford Lane. Police saw that a man had been shot in the hand when they...
Bob Leonard (RTV6 photo) Twelve jurors and six alternates have been seated for the trial of accused Richmond Hill Explosion conspirator Bob Leonard. Jury selection began Tuesday morning with a pool of 400 potential jurors drawn from Allen County residents. By 6 p.m., 18 jurors...
The 1-2 inches of snow (or more) that has falled means some kids won't go to school, while other sill go later. Click below to see the complete list from our partners at RTV6. @WIBCRaySteele School closings and delays courtesy of RTV6
Ronald Kendall is escorted from a public meeting about threats in Plainfield after he told others he had brought a gun (RTV6 photo) The meeting was supposed to be about Facebook threats and safety. It was almost derailed by a man who showed up with a gun. The community meeting...
A Mt. Vernon High School student was arrested Tuesday on charges of felony intimidation for allegedly threatening a shooting at the school this week. Fortville police said they had taken a juvenile suspect into custody following the threat, made after classes ended Monday. Mt...
The Senate has snuffed out another attempt to open the door to medical marijuana in Indiana. Portage Democrat Karen Tallian has authored bills in past years to decriminalize pot or allow medical marijuana. This time, she tried instead to allow people with valid prescriptions...