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A boil order is in effect through the weekend in Lawrence. A contractor cut into a water main that fed much of the "old" portion of Lawrence, the area bounded by Sunnyside Road and Brookhaven on the east and west and from 42nd to 63rd Streets to the north and south. Utilities...
Thousands of big thinkers will soon take center stage in the Circle City. They're gearing up for TEDxIndianapolis. The Technology, Entertainment and Design Conference is now in its third year in Indy. 17 speakers including nine local speakers will be joined by activists from...
The City of Indianapolis and the city's hospital and mental health counseling communities have launched a new community resource. The Department of Public Safety, the Public Safety Foundation and six area health facilities have created a 24-hour counseling hotline. It's...
Rev. Charles Harrison (at podium) (WIBC.com file photo: Mike Corbin) Leaders from the Ten Point Coalition in Indianapolis recently returned from a trip to Ferguson, Missouri. Reverend Charles Harrison with the Ten Point Coalition says there is still a lot of tension in Ferguson...
(photo courtesy IFD) Indianapolis Fire Department crews were called to a transformer fire Thursday afternoon at the Citizens Energy Office and steam plant in downtown Indy. Crews were dispatched shortly before 5:30 and found fire showing on arrival. The fire was under control in...
The nation's unemployment numbers for September are due out mid-morning Friday. The unemployment rate held fairly steady at 6.1% in August. During that month, the economy created only about 142,000 jobs. Ball State University economist Dr. Mike Hicks says the economy really...
Jeffrey Fulton (photo courtesy Indiana State Police) Indiana State Police say a Paoli man is facing a charge murder following the investigation into the disappearance of an Orange County woman. Police have been investigating the disappearance of Michelle Fulton, 34, for the past...
A new report suggests there may be more bacon on breakfast tables across the nation. Purdue University Agricultural Economist Dr. Chris Hurt says pork production is higher than expected following a pig virus many feared would take a heavy toll on baby pigs. However, Hurt says...
Gov. Mike Pence (WIBC.com file photo: Eric Berman) Governor Pence describes his discussion of the Healthy Indiana Plan with President Obama as "brief, candid and substantive." Obama granted Pence's request for a five-minute talk on the airport tarmac in Evansville after Air...