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New Jail To Cost About $56 Million

VIGO COUNTY, Ind. – Tuesday morning Vigo County Commissioners approved project bids for 13 companies looking to help build a new Vigo County Jail. Construction costs are now projected at just over $56 million. Commissioners made about

Only One Bid For Former IP Property

VIGO COUNTY, Ind. – Tuesday morning Vigo County commissioners opened the single bid for the former International Paper property. That bid was from Tim Drake who wants to create an outdoor concert and event space that could be

Putnamville Correctional Facility Employee Arrested

GREENCASTLE, Ind. – An Aramark food service employee at the Putnamville Correctional Facility has been arrested for an inappropriate relationship with an inmate. Sheila Power has been charged with felony Official Misconduct, and felony Sexual Misconduct by

14-Year-Old Hit By Vehicle In Northern Vigo County

TERRE HAUTE, Ind. – Vigo County Deputies were called out Monday afternoon to a car pedestrian accident. It happened around 3:00 p.m. near Otter Creek Middle School. Police say that a vehicle was trying to avoid another

12 Year Old Shoots Himself In The Foot

PARKE COUNTY, Ind – Just after 10:00 A.M. Tuesday morning (10/15/19) Parke County Deputies and other first responders were called to a residence on the report of a 12 year old male who suffered a self-inflicted gunshot

Two Montezuma Residents Arrested

PARKE COUNTY, Ind – Parke County Deputies arrested a Montezuma man early Monday morning around 3:00 a.m. 44-year-old James A Smith was arrested on a felony warrant for intimidation and battery. He is being held in the

INDOT Job Fair Today

Indiana  – Today Tomorrow, across the state the Indiana Department of Transportation will be hosting a job fair to find seasonal snow plow workers. The event will take place in multiple cities across the state including, Indianapolis,