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New Way To Help Truckers Find Place To Park And Rest

INDIANAPOLIS – The Indiana Department of Transportation has announced the launch of the Trucks Park Here system, a multi-state, regional effort to make interstate travel safer by creating a network of safe, convenient parking areas for truckers with the

One Critically Hurt When Buggy Hit From Behind

PARKE COUNTY, Ind.  – One person was critically hurt when a horse and buggy was hit from behind Saturday night. The accident happened on State Road 59 near State Road 236. One person from the buggy was

Saturday Night Fire At Paris Restaurant

PARIS, Ill.  – Fire fighters were called to the Paris Family Restaurant Saturday evening. It happened around 6 p.m. Central time. Staff and patrons were evacuated from the restaurant, and no injuries were reported. A cause has

Tailgating Leads To $30,000 Drug Bust

PUTNAM COUNTY, Ind – Just before 3 p.m. Friday afternoon an Indiana State Police Trooper stopped a minivan on west bound I- 70 near the 48-mile marker for following too closely. The Trooper became suspicious and a