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Indiana State Fire Marshal Jim Greeson is urging safety this July 4th holiday. Greeson says the safest option is for folks to go see a safe, professional fireworks show. He says consumers must be 18 or older to buy fireworks and can only set them off on their own property, the...
(photo courtesy RTV6) A GM Spokesperson says they're still probing into what caused that fatal blast at their Marion plant Tuesday. Stephanie Jentgen says numerous agencies are working together to figure out what cause the explosion that killed contract manager, 48-year-old...
A new statewide survey finds that nearly 40% of Indiana employers have left jobs unfilled because they can't find qualified applicants. The Indiana Chamber of Commerce survey also shows that 72% of some 532 employers find filling jobs challenging with 20% of them saying it's the...
Joshua Thompson and Stephanie Sobleski (photos courtesy Indiana State Police) An escaped inmate from Kentucky was captured Tuesday afternoon in Fulton, Indiana. Indiana State police say 32-year-old Joshua Thompson was wanted for escape from the Boyle County Detention Center in...
Amy Sandler (left) and Niki Quasney (RTV6 file photo) A federal appeals court says Indiana must continue to recognize one same-sex marriage in which one spouse is terminally ill. Lambda Legal, the gay rights group representing Niki Quasney and Amy Sandler, says the 7th Circuit...
Alan Mizen (photo courtesy RTV6) The U.S. Attorney's Office says the former Chief Financial Officer for Center Township in Marion County has been arrested and charged with embezzlement. 59-year-old Alan Mizen of Zionsville is accused of embezzling over $340,000 in federal funds...
A chemical explosion Tuesday at a General Motors metal-stamping plant in Indiana killed a contractor and injured five other people, authorities said. The blast killed James L. Gibson, 48, Grant County Coroner Stephen Dorsey said. Marion General Hospital was treating five other...
IMS President Doug Boles cuts the ribbon in front of the new solar farm. (photo courtesy Indianapolis Motor Speedway) Indianapolis Motor Speedway officials unveiled its mammoth solar farm Tuesday. The farm covers dozens of acres just east of the speedway. It's already in...
(WIBC.com photo: Mike Corbin) Federal, state and local officials are trying to tackle what they're calling the heroin crisis in Indiana. State Senator Jim Merritt says schools, emergency medical personnel, physicians and law enforcement are all dealing with heroin which he says...