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DUI Check Point Planned For This Weekend

Putnamville—Indiana State Police troopers from the Putnamville District will be conducting a sobriety checkpoint this upcoming Friday night and early Saturday morning. The exact location and time will not be released. Motorists that are not impaired can expect only short delays

Plea Deal For Former Coles County Coach

COLES COUNTY, Ill. – A former Wabash Valley coach was in a Coles County court room Tuesday and entered a guilty plea to sexual assault. Barry Wolfe entered a voluntary guilty plea to three counts of criminal

More Leads In Clay County Attempted Robbery

CLAY COUNTY, Ind. – The investigation into a Clay County attempted robbery continues and police say that they are currently investigating new leads. An attendant at the Speedway at I-70 and SR59 said that a black male

Sullivan Prosecutor Makes Donation To Officers

Sullivan County—Tuesday morning at the Sullivan County Courthouse, Sullivan County Prosecutor John Springer provided Putnamville troopers with equipment purchased through his office. The equipment was issued to five troopers, one detective, and one supervisor primarily assigned to

Silver Alerts To Expand

VIGO COUNTY, Ind.  – Silver alerts do not currently include children, but beginning July 1, statewide silver alerts will include children with a disability or mental illness. Lawmakers voted to change the law because of the increased

Paris Council Votes To Allow Sunday Alcohol Sales

PARIS, Ill – Restrictions on Sunday alcohol sales were lifted here in Indiana earlier this year. Now the city council in Paris, Illinois has unanimously approved the sale of liquor on Sundays from noon to midnight. The

Child Found After Nearly Seven Hour Search

VIGO COUNTY, Ind – Vigo County Sheriff’s Deputies were called out around 1:30 Monday afternoon to the area of East Gospel Grove Avenue in Eastern Vigo County to help find a missing child. Officers say used several

Correctional Officer From Terre Haute Arrested

PUTNAM COUNTY, Ind – A correctional officer at the Putnamville Correctional Facility has been arrested for allegedly taking drug contraband into the prison. 21-year-old Brian Morris, of Terre Haute, was arrested this past weekend on several drug