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New Opioid Treatment Center Opens

TERRE HAUTE, Ind – A new opioid treatment center opened Monday in Terre Haute. Western Indiana Recovery Services is located at Hamilton Center and is the result of Governor Eric Holcomb designated five new opioid treatment program

Long Time Sheriffs’ Lieutenant Passes Away

VIGO COUNTY, Ind – The Vigo County Sheriff’s Department announced Monday the unexpected passing of retired Lieutenant Ron Chickadaunce. Died early Sunday morning in Regional hospital where he was recovering from injuries sustained in a fall earlier

Suspect In Weekend Shooting Identified

VIGO COUNTY, Ind – Indiana State Police continue to investigate the deaths of Terre Haute Police Officer Rob Pitts and the homicide suspect. Officers Pitts and the suspect who has now been identified as 21-year-old Christopher Wolfe

Parke County Man Arrested On Meth Charges

PARKE COUNTY, Ind – Sunday afternoon around 2 p.m. Parke County Police were called to Mecca on a domestic violence case. Officers arrested Nicholas Lee Tarvin for Possession of Methamphetamine and Possession of Paraphernalia. Tarvin is held

Parke County Man Accused Of Stealing Firearms

PARKE COUNTY, Ind –  Parke County Deputies have arrested a Rosedale man for allegedly stealing several fire arms. Back on May 1st deputies took a burglary report on Lambert Ave. west of U.S. 41. This past Saturday

Health Officials Warn That Tick Season Is Here

INDIANAPOLIS –  Indiana health officials are urging people to take precautions against tick bites now that warmer weather has arrived. The small, blood-sucking creatures can transmit several diseases that cause fever and flu-like symptoms. The Indiana State