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Cloverdale Ethanol Plant To Close

CLOVERDALE, Ind. — The owners of an Ethanol plant in Cloverdale are placing blame with the EPA for why they must shut down and lay off 50 Hoosiers. POET Energy, an Ethanol maker based in South Dakota,

Juvenile Arrested For Wednesday Stabbing

TERRE HAUTE, Ind – Wednesday afternoon around 4:30 Terre Haute Police were called to the 1300 block of 4th Ave on the report of a stabbing. When officers arrived, they found the victim and applied a tourniquet

Price Tag On Convention Center Set At $24.6 Million

TERRE HAUTE, Ind.  – The Vigo County Capital Improvement Board agreed to a guaranteed maximum price for the new downtown convention center of $24,633,000. The guarantee is only for the next 90-days and would cover the cost

New Program Aimed At Teens Who Vape

VIGO COUNTY, Ind. – Vaping is becoming a problem that more people are aware of. More younger people are now taking up vaping instead of smoking tobacco products. The Vigo County School Corporation reports that last year

Education Foundation Awards Over $90,000 In Grants

VIGO COUNTY, Ind – A record number of grants were awarded this week by the Vigo County Education Foundation. A total 155 grants totaling $91,353 was given to teachers for classroom enrichment opportunities and projects. Of the

Bucshon Stops In Terre Haute For Town Hall Meeting

TERRE HAUTE, Ind. – Indiana State Congressman Larry Bucshon is traveling the state this week. Last night he held a town hall at Woodrow Wilson Middle School. Topics covered included gun control, border security and immigration.

Menards Sets Opening Date For New Store

VIGO COUNTY, Ind.  – An opening date has been set for the new and second Menards in southern Vigo County. The store on U.S. Highway 41 at Jessica Drive near Ivy Tech will open on Tuesday, August