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GM Strike Could Be Close To End

KOKOMO, Ind.–The GM strike isn’t over, but the two sides have reached a deal. It could mean an end to the five-week strike, which has cost General Motors about a billion dollars. “Representing all future GM employees

Turtles Linked To Salmonella

INDIANA -A person from Indiana is among 21 people in the U.S. who got sick from salmonella . The Centers for Disease Control believes the cause of the outbreak may be pet turtles. Turtles can carry Salmonella

Vigo County Inmate Released By Mistake, Still Free

VIGO COUNTY, Ind. – The Vigo County Sheriff’s Department continues to search for an inmate that was accidentally released from the county jail back in September. A paperwork mix-up resulted in Gregg Shepherd being released. Changes have

New Jail To Cost About $56 Million

VIGO COUNTY, Ind. – Tuesday morning Vigo County Commissioners approved project bids for 13 companies looking to help build a new Vigo County Jail. Construction costs are now projected at just over $56 million. Commissioners made about

Only One Bid For Former IP Property

VIGO COUNTY, Ind. – Tuesday morning Vigo County commissioners opened the single bid for the former International Paper property. That bid was from Tim Drake who wants to create an outdoor concert and event space that could be

Putnamville Correctional Facility Employee Arrested

GREENCASTLE, Ind. – An Aramark food service employee at the Putnamville Correctional Facility has been arrested for an inappropriate relationship with an inmate. Sheila Power has been charged with felony Official Misconduct, and felony Sexual Misconduct by