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Fatal Crash In Lawrenceville, Illinois

LAWRENCE COUNTY, Ill.  – One person was killed in an accident Friday night in a Lawrence County, Illinois accident. Illinois State Police say it happened near the intersection of Billet Lane and 700 North in Lawrenceville. Officers

Lawsuit Challenges Indiana Ban Of Online Eye Exams

INDIANAPOLIS  — A Chicago-based telehealth company that provides eye examinations online is challenging Indiana’s ban on doctors using such tests to issue prescriptions for corrective lenses. The Indianapolis Business Journal reports that Visibly’s lawsuit filed in Marion County

Gov Pritzker Signs Bill To Limit Who Can Regulate Wind Farms

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. — Gov. J.B. Pritzker predicts growth in wind-energy development after signing a law streamlining zoning rules. The Democrat signed legislation Friday that allows only counties and municipalities to establish standards for developing wind farms. Townships

Hoosier Texting Service To Help New Mothers

INDIANAPOLIS  — Indiana’s health commissioner says a newly launched texting service aims to connect Hoosier women with services and information that can promote a healthy pregnancy and a healthy baby. The Indiana State Department of Health says

One Person Hurt In Thursday Evening Crash

TERRE HAUTE, Ind. – One person was hurt in a Thursday night crash. It happened just after 6:00 p.m. near Barton Avenue and Crawford Streets in Terre Haute. One car collided with a tree sending one person