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Donnelly Votes To Confirm New VA Secretary

Washington, D.C. — On Monday, U.S. Senator Joe Donnelly voted and helped to confirm Robert Wilkie, President Donald Trump’s nominee to lead the Department of Veterans Affairs. Donnelly said, “I believe Robert Wilkie has the necessary experience to

Gift To Rose-Hulman To Be Used For New Academic Building

TERRE HAUTE, Ind. – Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology has received a $15-million lead gift from an anonymous donor to support construction of a new academic building that will provide collaboration workspaces, design studios, flexible classrooms, chemistry laboratories

Card Skimmers Found In Paris Gas Pumo

PARIS, ILL – The Paris Police Department discovered that two credit card skimmers have been used at the Circle K gas station located at Jasper & Main Streets. These skimmers take credit/debit card information and also take

Hunt For Fugitive Over

EDGAR COUNTY, Ill. – A hunt for a fugitive in Edgar County, Illinois has come to an end. The Edgar County Sheriff’s Office says Benjamin Hornbrook has been taken into custody. Police say that Hornbrook was arrested

Rauner Signs Law To Protect State Workers

SPRINGFIELD, Ill.  — Illinois Gov. Bruce Rauner has signed legislation to better protect state workers. The measure requires law enforcement agencies to make all reasonable efforts to assist”= Department of Children and Family Services workers when requested