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More cases of the mumps are being reported on the I-U Bloomington campus. At least eight cases have now been confirmed. Mumps cases have also been confirmed at other Indiana colleges. However, at this point, health officials say there does not appear to be any connection between...
Police say a pair of armed robberies this morning are connected. They happened within about an hour of each other one on North Illinois the other on East 16th. Suspect descriptions in both cases appear to be similar. There were two suspects involved in each robbery, they entered...
(Image courtesy of RTV6) A person was shot and killed Monday night on the east side of Indianapolis. The shooting happened around 10:15 p.m. on the 3900 block of Breen Drive, Malibu Drive, near the intersection of 38th Street and Post Road. He was then driven to a house on the...
The City of Kokomo has paid $29,700 in civil penalties to the Indiana Department of Environmental Management for violations associated with three different city projects. WRTV reports there has been 20 violations total, including failure to implement plans aimed at erosion and...
The governor loses the first round when it comes to re-settling Syrian refugees. A federal judge says Governor Pence cannot legally bar state agencies from providing federal pass-through money for refugee resettlement. Exodus Refugee Immigration of Indianapolis, at the time the...
Kosciusko County Sheriff Aaron Rovenstine (Elkhart Co. Sheriff's Office) It's the sheriff who was indicted in Kosciusko County. A judge unsealed indictments for three men, including Kosciusko County Sheriff Aaron Rovenstine. Rovenstine was jailed briefly in Elkhart County after...
The House will vote Wednesday on whether to regulate fantasy sports leagues. The bill bans minors from big-jackpot fantasy leagues like DraftKings and FanDuel, bans company employees from playing, and sets a $75,000 licensing fee to operate in Indiana. The companies have asked...
(image courtesy of RTV6) Another local law enforcement agency will carry a drug to help stop heroin overdoses. The Hamilton County Sheriff's Department says its deputies will soon carry Narcan. The department is completing training on how to properly administer the drug to those...
A teacher-pay bill declared dead in the Senate last week is alive and well in the House. Senate President Pro Tem David Long said the Senate would abandon a bill intended to attract more teachers by allowing school districts to pay some teachers more if that's what it takes to...