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PUTNAM COUNTY, Ind .--A fugitive who had been on the run was arrested this week along with five other people in Putnam County. On January 8, police say they were chasing Jeffrey Brown, 41, because he was wanted on a couple of arrest warrants. During the chase, investigators say...
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INDIANAPOLIS — A bill being discussed by state lawmakers would make helmets a requirement for kids doing certain activities. The bill, sponsored by Rep. Randy Frye (R-Greensburg), would require all kids under the age of 18 to wear a helmet while riding a bike, skateboard,...
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NEW PALESTINE, Ind. (WISH) — A town employee previously questioned about record-keeping errors pleaded guilty to a misdemeanor drunken driving charge but was not immediately removed from his position. Stephen Pool, 59, the street commissioner for the town of New Palestine, was...
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INDIANAPOLIS – A woman and a dog were both killed in a fire Wednesday morning on the east side of Indianapolis. It happened at a home on Kildare Avenue at about 6:15. That's near Emerson and 21st street. "Multiple calls were made to 911 and people reported some sort of loud boom...
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INDIANAPOLIS -- The first case of a new coronavirus that originated in China has been documented here in the United States. It's a virus almost identical to the SARS outbreak in 2002, which killed hundreds of people, and MERS in 2012. The virus was found in a patient in...
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(INDIANAPOLIS) - Tougher penalties for selling cigarettes to minors have overwhelmingly passed the House. Stores which repeatedly sell to minors could lose their license to sell tobacco at all. Before reaching that point, the potential fines would be higher, with the penalty for...
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DURHAM, N.C. --Eli Lilly has chosen Durham, North Carolina, as the site for its new plant to produce injectible products and delivery devices. The company had considered sites in Indianapolis and Pennsylvania, but chose North Carolina, which offered government incentives to...
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INDIANAPOLIS --The Indianapolis City-County Council will consider forming a commission to study crime in the city, said City-County Councillor Brian Mowery , who represents Franklin Township. The third-year Republican told WIBC's Hammer and Nigel that he believes most Democrats...
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NAPPANEE, Ind. -- Interest is growing in northern Indiana, as the well-known tourist attraction Amish Acres is getting ready to go up for auction . Among those interested is celebrity designer Joanna Gaines from the HGTV show "Fixer Upper." The Goshen News says she is looking at...