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Edgar County To Close Jail

PARIS, Ill. – Officials in Edgar County are making plans to close the county jail. The county is just in the preliminary stages of this process of closing. Edgar County’s board and sheriff’s office are considering all options,

West Nile Virus Found In Tippecanoe County

LAFAYETTE, Ind. — The West Nile Virus has been found in mosquitos in Tippecanoe County. The Tippecanoe County Health Department says it received a phone call on Monday, saying a group of mosquitos tested positive for the

FedEx Is Hiring For The Holidays At Its Indy Airport Hub

INDIANAPOLIS –  Help wanted at Fed Ex with the holiday rush approaching. Most of the 17-hundred workers to be hired in Indianapolis will be package handlers and other support personnel. Starting pay at the hub at Indianapolis International

AG Curtis Hill Supports Deal With Oxycontin Maker Purdue Pharma

INDIANAPOLIS — Indiana’s attorney general says he is supporting the tentative multibillion-dollar settlement with OxyContin maker Purdue Pharma because it would get money flowing to help deal with the deadly national opioid crisis. Connecticut-based Purdue Pharma has

Structure Fire In Blanford

VERMILLION COUNTY, Ind – Tuesday (9/17/19) morning just before 1 :00 a.m. Black Diamond Fire in Vermillion County was called to a structure fire in the 15000 block of 5th Ave. in Blanford. Fire fighters say that