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Marian University is about to demolish one of the oldest buildings on its campus. University Spokesman Mark Apple says crews will begin razing Fisher Hall on Monday. The old building was the site of an electrical fire back in February. Apple says it would've been too expensive...
The Hancock County Sheriff's Department recovered the remains of an unidentified man Thursday morning near Greenfield. Captain Jeff Rasche with the Sheriff's Department says the remains were found in the 3100 block of West U-S 40. The remains were recovered in a creek bed after...
The Indiana State Veterinarian's office says pet owners should take extra care of their pets this July 4th weekend. Dr. Sandra Norman says folks should keep in mind that animals are frequently upset by the noises, lights and general confusion associated with the holiday and...
IMPD Chief Rick Hite is urging caution and safety this July 4th weekend. Hite says the city would prefer if people come downtown to enjoy the Donatos Downtown Freedom Blast Fireworks Show tomorrow night rather that set off their own fireworks. He says various law enforcement...
We now have better handle on gas prices for this July 4th holiday weekend. AAA Hoosier Motor Club Spokesman Greg Seiter says national and Indiana gas prices are up significantly compared to this time last year. The nationwide average for regular unleaded now stands at $3.67...
A Fishers man is facing charges after he crashed his car into a retention pond Thursday morning. Police say the car left the road, hit a curb, a sign, a utility box and a fence. It then came to rest at the edge of a nearby retention pond. The driver, Matt Rider, 32 faces charges...
(stock photo) The National Weather Service confirms nine tornadoes hit northern Indiana Tuesday. Meteorologist Matt Friedlein with the NWS office in Chicago says three EF-1 tornadoes were confirmed near Lowell in Lake County and Demotte in Jasper County. Two of those tornadoes...
Gov. Mike Pence talks with doctors at St. Vincent Hospital's Joshua Max Simon Primary Care Center in Indianapolis. (WIBC.com photo: Eric Berman) Indiana's application to expand its state-run health insurance package includes a proposal to use the program to help people find jobs...
The commissioner of the IRS is bracing for a flood of taxpayer questions about the federal health care law. John Koskinen met with IRS employees in Indianapolis, the latest in a series of visits to agency field offices. He says next year's 1040 will have a check box to indicate...