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Citizens Energy says it's unlikely Indianapolis will see a drinking water situation similar to what happened in Toledo, Ohio recently. The city of Toledo issued a two-day ban on drinking water due to high amounts of blue-green algae in Lake Erie, where the city draws its...
(WIBC.com file photo) Former U.S. Attorney Joe Hogsett says he plans to file the necessary paperwork to form an exploratory committee for a possible run as mayor of Indianapolis. Speaking with Inside Indiana Business, Hogsett says there was a lot he wasn't able to do over the...
Beth Piette (left at podium) and spouse, IMPD Officer Teresa Welborn (wibc.com photo: Ray Steele) The latest brief in Indiana's same sex marriage case comes from first responders who are in favor the right of the couples to marry. More than 100 police officers, firefighters and...
IMPD detectives are asking for the public's help in locating an SUV which was involved in a hit-and-run crash on the city's northeast side. Police say the crash happened shortly before 3:00 a.m. on July 27 in the 8300 block of Center Run Road. A man was crossing the street when...
(image courtesy of RACER Trust) The old General Motors stamping plant will go to a local developer, which could turn part of it into a new outdoor concert venue. The RACER Trust says REI Investment will buy the 102 acre property just west of Lucas Oil Stadium. REI was one of...
(image courtesy of Greenfield Police Dept.) After pleading guilty to the theft of toys from Walmart, the coroner in Hancock County has returned to work. Crystel Myers, 30, pleaded guilty last week to conversion, which according to the law means intentionally controlling property...
(image courtesy of Mayor Greg Ballard's office) Mayor Greg Ballard wants to look more closely at whether there is a racial disparity when it comes to punishment in Indianapolis schools. The study was part of the mayor's announcement last week that he wants the city to spend $25...
75% of Hoosier students passed the 2014 ISTEP exam, a one-point improvement over the year before. The Indiana Department of Education says passing rates reached 81% on the English portion of the test – that’s also a one-point improvement. The percentage passing the math portion...
Indianapolis Fire Department firefighters were in their boots and on their toes as three fires were battled Saturday morning. Firefighters say two of the blazes were labeled as arson. They are asking anyone with information about either of the fires to call Crime Stoppers at 262...