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Local Fast Food Worker Arrested After Meltdown

TERRE HAUTE, Ind – A local fast food worker has been arrested for destroying the register at the Wendy’s on Wabash. Police say that they were called after 31-year-old Joshua Landers became angry because he had to

Legislative Session Comes To An End

INDIANAPOLIS — Indiana’s legislative session came to a chaotic close as lawmakers blew past their midnight deadline to adjourn with major bills still in play. Republican House Speaker Brian Bosma and GOP Senate leader David Long blamed

Indiana County By County Health Rankings Released

INDIANA –   The 2018 Indiana County Health Rankings have been released by the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation. The program has conducted the yearly study for nearly a decade and uses 30 health-influencing factors, including things like education,

Paris Company Expanding

PARIS, Ill. – North American Lighting in Paris, Illinois announced Wednesday that they plan to expand their plant. The $25 million expansion will add about 50 emoloyees and 54,000 square-feet to their operation and will include additional warehouse

Elderly Woman Hits Clinton IGA

CLINTON, Ind – A car crashed into the Clinton IGA around noon Wednesday. The 90-year-old female driver reportedly said that the gas pedal stuck causing her to lose control and slam into the building. Her car rammed

Some Students Walk Out To Protest

TERRE HAUTE, Ind. – Students participated in protests across the country Wednesday after a deadly school shooting a month ago in Parkland, Florida. The teens in many cases wanted more school safety and gun control. Locally about

Senate Approves Sex-Ed Bill

INDIANAPOLIS — On Wednesday the Indiana legislature approved a bill that would allow parents to review sex education curriculum and “opt out” their children from such classes. It would require public schools to make two attempts to

Ford Recalls Cars That Could Lose Steering Wheel

DETROIT, Mich – Ford is recalling nearly 1.4 million midsize cars in North America because the steering wheels can detach from the steering column and drivers could lose control. The recall covers certain Ford Fusion and Lincoln

Driver Killed In Vigo County Crash Identified

VIGO COUNTY, Ind – The Vigo County Sheriff’s Department has released the identity of the man killed in an accident Tuesday morning in southern Vigo County. Police say a little after 6 a.m. 68-year-old Russell W. Ewers