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Terre Haute Fire Department To Receive Federal Grant

Washington, D.C. – U.S. Senator Joe Donnelly announced on Thursday that federal grants have been awarded to help safety and operations at five Indiana fire departments. The grants, funded by the Assistance to Firefighters Grant (AFG) Program of

Fire At Terre Haute Prairie Farms Site

TERRE HAUTE, Ind. – Terre Haute fire fighters were called out around 7:30 Wednesday evening to the Prairie Farms Branch 31 building on North 2nd Street. That is about a block north of the Vigo County Courthouse.

Speed Limit Going Up On SR641

VIGO COUNTY, Ind.-The Indiana Department of Transportation will increase the speed limit to 65 mph from its current 55 mph on State Road 641 on the stretch from U.S. 41 to Moyer Road.  The 65 mph speed

Police Chase Ends With Crash

TERRE HAUTE, Ind. – Terre Haute Police tried to stop a pickup truck around 8 p.m. Tuesday night near 19th Street and 8th Avenue. Police say the driver refused to stop and allegedly tried to ram a

New Graduation Requirements In Indiana

INDIANAPOLIS  — The State Board of Education approved policy guidance Wednesday for new graduation guidelines mandating that Indiana high school students do more to graduate and are ready for college, the workplace or enlisting in the military.

Fatal Crash On I-70 Near Airport

Indianapolis, IN – Indiana State Police Troopers are investigating a crash that claimed the life of a 53 year old Indianapolis woman Wednesday morning on I-70. It happened around 5:30 a.m., at the 71 mile marker in

Rockville Courthouse Project Nears Completion

ROCKVILLE, Ind. – A major renovation project on the Parke County Courthouse is nearing completion. When workers tried to fix leaks in the clock tower they found other parts of the building that needed fixed. The project

Owen County Humane Society Saves Over 80 Animals

OWEN COUNTY, Ind.–Over 80 animals found living in filthy conditions by the Owen County Humane Society need new homes. The Humane Society posted on their Facebook page that they removed a total of 83 pot-bellied pigs, dogs,