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Two In Owen County Arrested/ Animals Seized

OWEN COUNTY, Ind.  – Owen County Police arrested two have arrested two people after receiving tips about animal neglect and chicken fighting. A Facebook post by the Owen County Humane Society says that last week, police served

ATV’s Could Soon Be Legal On Vigo County Roads

VIGO COUNTY, Ind.  – Vigo County Commissioners approved a first reading Tuesday morning that would allow off-highway vehicles on county roads. If eventually passed, the ordinance would ATVs on county roads, but the driver would have to

Indiana And Other States Sue Robocallers

CHICAGO – The Federal Trade Commission says it’s cracking down on robocalls — but one of its most important weapons is you. Indiana and 39 other states have announced coordinated lawsuits against 82 robocallers. The F-T-C filed

Braun Won’t Support Defense Authorization Act

WASHINGTON, D.C.–Sen. Mike Braun will not be voting for the National Defense Authorization Act. But, it has less to do with the bill’s amendment that says any money used in action against Iran must be approved by

Driver Run Over After Knox County Crash

KNOX COUNTY, Ind – Around 9:30 Tuesday morning, Indiana State Police were called to a crash on US 41 in Knox County. Police say that 21 year old Kayden Riggins, of Washington, was driving southbound on US41

Illinois 11th State To Make Recreational Marijuana Legal

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. — Illinois Governor J.B. Pritzker delivered on a top campaign promise Tuesday by signing legislation making the state the 11th to approve marijuana for recreational use. Legalization in Illinois also means that nearly 800,000 people with

Vigo Commissioners Appoint New 911 Director

TERRE HAUTE, Ind.  – Tuesday morning Vigo County Commissioners appointed Vicki Oster as the new Vigo County 911 Director. Oster has served as a dispatcher for 24 years in Vigo County and interim director for several weeks