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City Clerk Candidate Removed From Ballot

TERRE HAUTE, Ind – A candidate for Terre Haute city clerk won’t be on the May 7th Primary ballot. The Vigo County Election Board voted unanimously Friday to remove Alan R. Dugger Jr. Kelly Duggins is the

Partial Building Collapse In Cloverdale

CLOVERDALE, Ind – The Putnam County Sheriff’s Department reported that part of a building collapsed in downtown Cloverdale. It happened near the Market St. intersection with US231 near the post office. Officials are looking into the cause.

Program To Expand Broadband To Rural Hoosiers

INDIANAPOLIS — Gov. Eric Holcomb says the Next Level Broadband program will bridge the digital divide and give more rural Hoosiers access to the internet for business or personal uses.  Indiana is launching a $100 million program to

Small Indiana Wineries Ask For Rule Change

INDIANAPOLIS  — Small wineries in Indiana want to change the rules in how they sell their products.   The Indianapolis Business Journal reports that those wineries are lobbying lawmakers for access to a permit that would allow

Many Saved From Puppy Mill Find New Homes

LOOGOOTEE, Ind. – Dogs rescued from a Martin County puppy mill are finding new homes. Several dozen animals were rescued from a puppy mill a few weeks ago. Many of them were taken to the Martin County

Vermillion County Crash Results In Minor Injuries

CLINTON, Ind – Just before 7 a.m. Thursday (2/21/2019) morning, Vermillion County Deputies were called to a two vehicle accident at the intersection of State Road 63 and State Road 163. Deputies say that an SUV driven

New Baby Giraffe At The Indianapolis Zoo

INDIANAPOLIS —In the late evening hours of Feb. 11, the Zoo welcomed the birth of a reticulated giraffe, the first female for the Zoo since 2000. Named Makena (ma-kay-nah), which means “happy one” or “abundance” in Swahili,