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No Winner Means Mega Millions Jackpot Climbs To $868M

DES MOINES, Iowa  — No winning lottery ticket was sold for Tuesday’s Mega Millions drawing, meaning the jackpot climbs to $868 million. Mega Millions officials say no tickets matched all six numbers to claim the estimated $667

Ivy Tech To Hold Event To Help You Find New Career

TERRE HAUTE, Ind – A special event at the Terre Haute campus of Ivy Tech Community College for those who would like ot earn a free workplace certificate. The Next Level Jobs event will explain educational opportunities

Grant Dollars To Help Protect Seniors

VIGO COUNTY, Ind – A state grant will see that a program to protect seniors and other vulnerable residents will continue. Tuesday, Vigo County Commissioners signed a contract for a state grant that will provide over $260,000

Van Buren Fire Department Receives Grant

CLAY COUNTY, Ind. – A local fire department will soon build a new home. A United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) loan will help the Van Buren (Township) Volunteer Fire Department in building a new facility to

Train Derailment Caused By Bad Track

PRINCETON, Ind.  — Officials say a buckled stretch of track is believed to have caused a fiery freight train derailment in southwestern Indiana that belched black smoke into the sky and forced the evacuation of nearby homes.

Indiana DNR Warns Of Boxwood Blight

INDIANAPOLIS — State officials say nearly 25 Indiana stores have pulled their stocks of boxwood shrubs following the discovery of a fungal blight that can kill the plants.   The state Department of Natural Resources says an