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CARMEL, Ind. - Carmel Police are asking for help finding a missing Carmel teen. Jessica Dycus, 17, was reported missing on Monday. Police say she may be with friends in a Green 1995 Ford Crown Victoria with handicap license plate number D153TM. Jessica is 5'11", weighs 195...
Sue Ellspermann (wibc.com photo: Eric Berman) As expected, former Lieutenant Governor Sue Ellspermann will be Ivy Tech's new president. Ivy Tech's board approved Ellspermann's selection unanimously, two months after she resigned as lieutenant governor to seek the job. She calls...
Indianapolis is bringing several summer youth jobs programs under one roof. The parks department and several nonprofit groups are coordinating their summer hiring. Mayor Joe Hogsett says a thousand jobs will be available through the Greater Indianapoils Progress Committee...
The Obama administration's new rules on overtime will affect roughly 87,000 workers in Indiana. That's the Labor Department's estimate according to Kenneth Dau-Schmidt, a professor of labor and employment law at IU's Maurer School of Law. "There is a real problem they are trying...
INDIANAPOLIS - Colts punter Pat McAfee is sponsoring Indianapolis 500 driver Conor Daly through his new company, ShirtsforAmerica.com . He made the announcement in a press conference Wednesday morning, in the only way he could announce it. "Jot this one down in the books,"...
INDIANAPOLIS - Two children were hurt in a hit and run crash near downtown Wednesday morning. Police say the children were in a car that was hit near the intersection of New York Street and Bradley Avenue around 8:30 a.m. Both are under age six. They were taken to Riley Hospital...
Artist rendering of "Reading With Riley", the statue commissioned by Riley's boyhood home (Riley Boyhood Home & Museum) James Whitcomb Riley needs the public's help. Specifically, The Riley Boyhood Home and Museum in Greenfield needs the help. The museum is trying to raise $...
LOGANSPORT - A Silver Alert was issued Tuesday afternoon for 51-year-old Carl Current, of Logansport. He was last seen at 12:00 p.m. on May 10 in Logansport. He may be disoriented and require medical attention, and is believed to be in danger. Current is a 51-year-old white man...
CARMEL, Ind. - A heartwarming rescue was caught on video Tuesday as a McAlister's Deli employee worked to save 12 ducklings trapped in a storm drain. The rescue happened near 146 th Street in Hamilton County. Twelve ducklings apparently pushed their way through the holes of a...