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Parke County Man Hurt In Mower Accident

PARKE COUNTY, Ind. – A Parke County man was seriously injured in a mowing accident Thursday afternoon. The mower rolled over on top of the man around 4:30 in the northeastern part of the county. The 74-year-old

Man Facing Child Porn Charges Will Stay In Jail

TERRE HAUTE, Ind.  – FBI Agents arrested Charles Hill of Terre Haute last week when they found pornographic imagoes of children in his home on his phone, laptop, and an external hard drive. Hill waived a hearing

Sex Offender Found, Arrested

TERRE HAUTE, Ind. – A Parke County man that was wanted for failure to register as a sex offender was found and arrested Thursday afternoon near Fairbanks Park in Terre Haute. Police say that 36-year-old Roger Bell

Vigo County Schools To Reevaluate Head Lice Policy

VIGO COUNTY, Ind. – The Vigo County School Corporation is reconsidering its latest policy concerning lice and children in the school. Earlier the corporation said that children found with head lice would not automatically be sent home

Duke Energy Rate Cut Approved

WABASH VALLEY  – Indiana Utility Regulators have approved a rate cut proposed by Duke Energy. Duke announced it would be cutting rates by more than five percent by the year 2020. This means you’ll be paying an

Cleanup Efforts At Local Coal Mine Wins Award

WASHINGTON, DC – The Federal Bureau that oversees the regulation of coal mining and restoration of abandoned mine lands is honoring an Indiana environmental agency with an award for abandoned mine reclamation. The Office of Surface Mining