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Jail Site Selection Could Come Today

VIGO COUNTY, Ind.  – Vigo County commissioners are expected to select an official location for the new Vigo County Jail on Wednesday. The Vigo County Council will consider the chosen location at its next regular meeting on

Vigo Pools Will Need Permit And Inspection

VIGO COUNTY, Ind – Vigo County Commissioners unanimously passed an ordinance for standards for public swimming pools which requires an annual operating permit. The ordinance will affect as many as 40 pools/spas. The ordinance does not affect

Broken License Plate Light Leads To Pot Bust

KNOX COUNTY, Ind. — A broken license plate light, and a lot of weed, led to the arrest of a Vincennes man. Indiana State Police say Demencio Canchola was pulled over early Tuesday morning because his license

Applications Are Now Available For Illinois Hemp Growers

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. —  Illinois Gov. J.B. Pritzker announced Tuesday that applications are available for growers looking to cash in on industrial hemp for the first time in 80 years. “Industrial hemp is a potentially billion-dollar industry that

Indiana State Police Name 2018 Trooper of the Year

Indianapolis, IN – During an awards ceremony held April 26th, 2019 Superintendent Douglas Carter announced the 2018 Indiana State Police Trooper of the Year is Trooper Joseph Malone from the Indianapolis District. Trooper Malone’s supervisor, Sergeant Shawn O’Keefe