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News Laws Begin Today In Indiana

INDIANA – Some new laws go into effect today in Indiana. One new law means stricter penalties for drivers who pass a school bus when the stop arm is out. The violation goes from being a misdemeanor

Clinton Man Arrested For DUI On His UTV

VERMILLION COUNTY, Ind. – A Clinton man was arrested Sunday morning for driving under the influence. 31-year-old Ross A. Hinkle was arrested after a deputy noticed his UTV (utility vehicle)  traveling on State Road 163 and conducted

New Laws Go Into Effect Today In Illinois

CHICAGO  – Starting today, Illinois caught using cell phones while driving will face harsher penalties under a new. Instead of just a warning ticket, violators will also face fines of $75 for a first offense, $100 for

Local Indiana American Water Rates Go Up Today

TERRE HAUTE, Ind – Indiana American Water customers in Terre Haute will see a rate increase starting today. The Indiana Utility Regulatory Commission recently approved the increase that covers more than $500 million in infrastructure improvements. The

Hoosier Lottery To Look At Online Sales

INDIANAPOLIS — The Hoosier Lottery will consider whether players in Indiana should be allowed to purchase tickets online for Powerball, Mega Millions and instant games.  It could provide millions of dollars in gambling revenue as in bordering

Indiana Abortion Law Blocked

INDIANA – Indiana’s new ban on second trimester abortion–which would have taken effect today (7/1/19), has been blocked by a federal judge. The ACLU sued on behalf of two doctors who perform “dilation and evacuation” abortions. Critics

Medical Condition May Have Caused Accident

VIGO COUNTY, Ind.- A medical condition may have been responsible for an accident Friday morning around 6:00 a.m. in Seelyville. A car driven by 43 year old Misty D. Jones, of Shelbyville went off of U.S. 40