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Police Are Looking For Two People Wanted

PARKE COUNTY, Ind. – The Parke County Sheriff’s Department is looking for two people in connection to a burglary in rural Montezuma. Police say two people broke into a home last Wednesday and stole several items including

Tox Away Day This Saturday In Vigo County

VIGO COUNTY, Ind. – if you have large appliances, chemicals, paints, or other unwanted items lying around here is your chance to dispose of them safely. On Saturday, Vigo County residents can recycle those items by dropping

Some Parke County Employees To Receive Raise

PARKE COUNTY, Ind. – Some Parke County employees will be receiving a pay raise. The Parke County Sheriff’s Office ranks in the top “5” across the state for lowest deputy salaries. A longevity pay resolution was recently passed

West Nile Still A Problem In Indiana

INDIANA – Many counties in Indiana, have had mosquito that have tested positive for West Nile Virus. The Indiana State Department of Health says that there have been positive tests in Vigo, Clay, Sullivan, Greene, Putnam, and

DCS Reports Child Fatalities Are Down In Indiana

INDIANAPOLIS  — The Indiana Department of Child Services reports child neglect and abuse fatalities fell by nearly a quarter to 59 during its 2016 fiscal year. The total released Wednesday for the 12 months ending June 30,

Man Accused Of Beating Woman To Appear In Court

VIGO COUNTY, Ind. – A Terre Haute man arrested back in July will make an initial court appearance today on charges of criminal confinement, kidnapping, and strangulation. Police say that back on July 23rd 30-year-old Dominic Pope

Fallen Officers To Be Honored

INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. – The Indiana Fraternal Order of Police Fallen Officer Memorial Service will be held on Thursday in Indianapolis. Four officers killed in the line of duty including Terre Haute Police Officer Rob Pitts will be

Lyford Intersection To Close This Weekend

PARKE COUNTY, Ind. – The Indiana Department of Transportation (INDOT) announces the Lyford intersection project on U.S. 41 and State Road 163 will close Saturday, September 22 around 7 a.m. and reopen on Monday evening, September 24,