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Southern Indiana Coal Mine To Close

GIBSON COUNTY, Ind. — More than 100 coal miners in southwestern Indiana will lose their jobs this fall. About 120 workers will be laid off when the Somerville Central Mine in Oakland City closes in early October.

Foot Pursuit Lands Terre Haute Man In Jail

VIGO COUNTY, Ind – Early this morning around 12:30 a.m. Indiana State Trooper Brad Fyfe observed a vehicle traveling northbound on Lafayette Avenue near Carl Avenue with no operating taillights.  The Trooper stopped the vehicle. During a

Motorcycle/Deer Accident Tuesday Night

VIGO COUNTY, Ind. – Authorities are investigating a motorcycle / deer accident that happened Tuesday night around 9:00 p.m. on State Road 42 near Hunt Road. Police say the driver of the motorcycle swerved to miss a

New Online Safety Program For Kids In Grades K-5

(UNDATED) – Tuesday (8/6/19) the National Center for Missing & Exploited Children launched “Into the Cloud,” a new online safety product for children in grades K-5. The program includes an animated web series and video game. Using

Odon Man Killed In Head-On Crash

DAVIESS COUNTY, Ind – Tuesday (8/6/29) around 10:15, Indiana State Police and Daviess County Sheriff’s Department were caked to a two-vehicle crash that left one person dead. Police say that 58 year old Lance Parsons, of Odon,