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Indiana Officials To Be Sworn In Today

INDIANAPOLIS — Indiana’s secretary of state, auditor and treasurer are set to take their oaths for new terms in office today. All three are Republicans who won in the November election for terms that started Jan. 1.

43rd Illinois Governor And Others To Be Sworn In Today

SPRINGFIELD, Ill.  — The 43rd governor of the state of Illinois, Democrat J.B. Pritzker will be inaugurated in Springfield today. Pritzker defeated Gov. Bruce Rauner in the November election. Juliana Stratton will also be sworn in as

Peaceful End To Vermillion County Standoff

CLINTON, Ind.  – A section of Indiana 163 between Clinton and Lyford was closed for several hours Sunday morning. Clinton Police report that a suicidal person was in a car near the river with a rifle. Eventually

Fennell Restitution Appeal Continues

TERRE HAUTE, Ind. – A judge ordered Franklin Fennell to pay more than $110,000 in restitution. Fennell, who was an employee for the Vigo County School Corporation was convicted of taking part in a kickback scheme. He

Hate Crime Law Main Topic Of Crackerbarrel

TERRE HAUTE, Ind – Three are legislators attended Saturday’s crakerbarrel session at the Vigo County Public Library. Approximately 50 area residents attended Topics of interest included proposed hate crime legislation of which Indiana is one of only

Two Hurt In Friday Crash

WEST TERRE HAUTE, Ind – Two people were injured Friday in a crash on Darwin Road in Western Vigo County. A semi-truck and a dump truck collided head on when they both crossed the center line. Both