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CIB Makes More Progress On Convention Center

VIGO COUNTY, Ind.  – Just one day after the plans for a new convention center in downtown Terre Haute were reviled to the public, more progress on the project was made. On Wednesday, the Capital Improvement Board

Hepatitis A Outbreak In Edgar County

PARIS, Ill. – Health officials in Edgar County, Illinois say that they are currently facing a Hepatitis A outbreak. The Health Department has confirmed six cases since January 1st. Hepatitis A is a highly contagious virus that

Volunteers Will Try To Count The Homeless In Indiana

INDIANAPOLIS – On Wednesday, January 23rd the Indiana Balance of State Continuum of Care will conduct the 2019 Point-in-Time (PiT) Count in Indiana. Under the direction of local coordinators, hundreds of volunteers from around the state will conduct the count of sheltered and unsheltered homeless individuals on this day. This

Inmate Sues Indiana To Stop Executions

INDIANAPOLIS — An Indiana man sentenced to death for the 2001 rape and murder of a 15-year-old  girl is suing the state, seeking to stop it from performing executions. The lawsuit filed this month in LaPorte County

Plans For Convention Center Shown To The Public

TERRE HAUTE, Ind – A public presentation by the Capital Improvement Board, Terre Haute and Vigo County officials and Nations Group construction planners was held Tuesday night to show the public what a new convention center will

No Injuries In Tuesday Night Fire

TERRE HAUTE, Ind. – Terre Haute Firefighters were called out Tuesday evening around 6pm at 2315 S. Center Street. That is between Voorhees and Mortin Streets. It appears that everyone made it out with no injuries. Witness

Illinois Gov. Pritzker Has A Busy First Day In Office

SPRINGFIELD, Ill.  — Gov. J.B. Pritzker used his first full day in office to restore frozen wage increases for unionized state employees. The Democrat also took other pro-worker action Tuesday by announcing that union employees would begin