Local News

Categories:
Retailers use an old trick that basically always works with consumers when it comes to raising prices. Purdue University Retail Expert Dr. Richard Feinberg says it's called the "Just Noticeable Difference." Feinberg says that refers to the point where consumers barely notice...
IMPD Officer Greg Brinker (WIBC.com photo: Mike Corbin) As summer heats up, IMPD says it's keeping a lid on crime. Metro Police arrested upwards of 60 people and confiscated four handguns Monday as part of its Coordinated Law Enforcement Activity Network also called "Clean Sweep...
Indiana State police say a semi failed to slow down for traffic and caused a fatal chain-reaction crash on Interstate 69 in Madison County. The crash happened Monday night in the middle of a construction zone between Pendleton and Anderson. Troopers say a northbound semi hit a...
Beware of the water in Mississinewa Lake--the Indiana Department of Natural Resources has issued a blue-green algae advisory which means visitors should avoid drinking the water and take a shower after they swim. Boating and swimming is still allowed. Blue-green algae blooms are...
Governor Pence says he hasn't pinpointed any specific taxes or deductions to be pruned from the tax code as part of a tax simplification push. But he's reaffirming a reform proposal will be among his top priorities in next year's legislature. Almost as soon as this year's...
While state officials called it a victory for "the basic principle of federalism", a Supreme Court ruling against the EPA will likely not mean a reduction in the regulation of coal power plants in Indiana. The Court ruled 5-to-4 on Monday against the EPA's interpretation of the...
The revised RebuildIndy 2 proposal has been officially introduced to the Indianapolis City-County Council. The proposal makes some changes to Mayor Ballard's original RebuildIndy 2 plan. Republican City-County Councilor Mike McQuillen says the length of the bond term goes from...
Indiana State Police are struggling with a lack of information in a shooting that has left two men dead in Orange County. Nicholas Fields, 56 and Cory Harris, 25 died of gunshot wounds. Daniel Smitson, 29 remains hospitalized. The victims were found near a mobile home in Paoli...
(photo courtesy RTV6) Sam Jones Expressway was shut down after a serious crash during Monday's evening rush hour. The Wayne Township Fire Department confirmed via Twitter that three people were injured in the crash near Bradbury Avenue. Officials said the crash happened when an...