Indiana

  Tanker fire causes ‘catastrophic’ damage on interstate ramp in Indianapolis

A tanker carrying about 4,000 gallons of jet fuel overturned and exploded Thursday near I-70 and I-465 in Indianapolis.

Indiana AG sues to close Wildlife in Need and seize animals

Indiana State Police arrest Michigan man in possession of eleven pounds of marijuana

Return of the Hoosier: Knight back at Indiana after 20 years

Man convicted of obstruction, witness intimidation in robbery and drug trial

  2 arrested in connection with armed robbery at Tri-State bank

Ind. man fleeing deputies gets stranded on log in river before being rescued, arrested

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Health workers stress needle exchanges still needed as Ind. bill dies

  Small Tri-state town in the running to get HGTV makeover

Dearborn Co. woman accused of stealing money from peewee football team

  Indiana school board decides fate of local elementary school in financially strapped district

Four-year-old Indiana boy dies after being shot while play-wrestling with father

2 Greendale police officers on leave amid investigation into allegations of destroyed evidence, dishonesty

  Silver Alert canceled for missing 16-year-old girl recently diagnosed as bi-polar

The teen returned home on her own and is safe, Indiana State Police say

Bill to eliminate statute of limitations for Indiana sex crimes moves forward

The bill has passed committee and is heading to the Senate for a vote.

Hospital system layoffs take toll on mother, son with behavioral disorders

The woman's son spent two years with the same therapist. Thanks to a recent hospital decision, now he might have to find a different one.

Evansville dog back home after being found 2k miles away

Thanks to the help of a husband and wife, a rescue dog found in Los Angeles is now back in Evansville.

Sheriff’s office identifies Indiana man involved in deadly crash

  Historical society scrambles as piece of history hits the auction block

Indiana reports 22 flu deaths this season

Ind. State Police cancel statewide silver alert for 9-year-old girl

Statewide alert issued for missing Indiana woman

  Mother grieving after teen son was killed in car crash, 4 others seriously injured

ISP: Butler Co. teen killed in Indiana crash, 4 other teens seriously injured

A 15-year-old was killed and four other teens were seriously injured in a single vehicle crash in Franklin County, Ind. Monday afternoon.

Child dies in off-road vehicle accident in Bartholomew County

Indiana Conservation Officers are currently investigating a fatal dirt bike accident that has killed a 5-year-old child.

  Evansville man who bikes four miles to work gets car for Christmas

Frank West works at Hacienda on N. First Ave. and bikes there every day from his home on the south end of Evansville.

Tri-State doctor warns of ‘aggressive’ flu strain in Indiana

Officials say this year’s flu season is coming in fast and furious.

Silver Alert issued for missing Indiana man in ‘extreme danger’

Cameron Dwayne Reed was last seen at 11 p.m. Wednesday

Death of Indiana guardsman at training center under investigation

Corporal Larry Litton Jr., 30, of Martinsville, died Saturday, Dec. 7.

Missing man found dead in car in Jennings County, troopers say

Jimmy Turner, 69, was found dead in his after it apparently crashed on State Road 3, state police say.

  Fan spent 57 nights on roof of Indiana restaurant until Bengals won

Jeff Lanham, who made a pact to sleep on his roof until the Bengals won at least once, can finally come back to Earth.

“Daddy hurt him:” Man pleads guilty to beating children, 2 and 3, in Dearborn County

The children had severe bruising and bone fractures when police found them.

ISP trooper who suffered ‘serious, but non-life threatening injuries’ identified

Indiana State Police released the identity of the trooper shot during a standoff with an armed suspect in rural Jefferson County Saturday.

State trooper shot during standoff in southern Indiana

Troopers responded to a home near Madison, Indiana early Saturday morning following reports of a man firing shots inside a home.

  Shop cat stolen from eccentric gift shop in Metamora, owners say

People used to come to the shop just to visit Spooky. Not anymore.

Thousands of educators to travel to statehouse, rallying for teacher pay increases

Teachers from around Indiana will fill the statehouse on Tuesday, wearing red for education as they demand change to the public education system.

  15-year-old pedestrian hit, killed in Dearborn County

Joshua Welsh, of Guilford, was hit by a vehicle in the 25000 block of State Route One in Dover Friday.

  Bengals fan may spend Thanksgiving on rooftop of Indiana restaurant

One Bengals fan continues to live on the rooftop of his Indiana restaurant after the Bengals lost for the tenth time this season.

Second person dies following crash in Ripley County

A second person involved in a Ripley County crash on Wednesday has died, according to the Hamilton County Coroner’s Office.

  Massive blaze at apartment building in downtown Aurora, Ind.

No injuries have been reported at this time.

61-year-old woman killed, 3 hurt in SE Indiana crash

The cause of the crash remains under investigation

Sports betting begins at Indiana casino with help of former Bengals

Rising Star Casino, in Rising Sun, Indiana, is scheduled to open their doors to sports betting at noon Monday.

Woman charged with OWI in connection with fatal head-on crash in 2018

Indiana State Police said the crash happened around 10:40 p.m. on State Route 56 in Ohio County on Sept. 26, 2018

  Dearborn Co. school growing lunch food for students

In an effort to promote healthy eating habits, the school held its first “Harvest Event."

Trooper, police vehicle struck at traffic stop in SE Indiana

He was hit by debris and hospitalized after a car struck his vehicle during a traffic stop on U.S. 421, according to posts from local authorities.

Reports: 6-year-old Indiana girl found safe; father turns himself in

A Silver Alert has been cancelled for a 6-year-old from New Haven. New Haven Police Department reports that the girl has been found safe.

Madison, Ind., school district calls for end to standardized testing

Sick of standardized testing, one southern Indiana school district says it has had enough.

Indiana confirms first flu-related death this season

Health officials are encouraging everyone to get their flu shots.

Youth soccer coach arrested on child porn charges also coached girls soccer in Indiana

Hamilton County Sheriff’s detectives arrested Brian Hronek, 48, Oct. 16 and charged him with pandering obscenity involving a minor.

Statewide alert for missing SE Indiana man canceled

Bryan Eugene Smith was last seen nearly a week ago, police say

  Man charged in brutal murder of mother and grandfather sentenced to 120 years in prison

Cody Booth pleaded guilty on charges he murdered his mother and conspired to murder his grandfather, a purple heart recipient.

  Skeletal remains of man missing since 2017 found in Dearborn County, police say

An investigation into the cause of death is underway.

Seymour police investigating after baby found in plastic bag

Police in Seymour, Indiana are investigating after an infant was found alive in a plastic bag.

ISP: Mother arrested in Richmond, Ind. school shooting investigation

On Dec. 14, 2018, authorities responded to a report of an armed teen going to Dennis Intermediate School in Richmond.

First human case in over 20 years of rare mosquito-borne virus reported in Indiana

The Center for Disease Control has confirmed that a resident from Elkhart County in northern Indiana has died after contracting the rare eastern equine encephalitis virus.

Indiana State Police trooper dies in crash

State police reported Stephan was on his way to help another trooper who had called for assistance.

  Indiana man refuses to leave roof of his bar until the Bengals win

If you were to drive through Milan, Indiana and look up at the roofs of the buildings you pass, you might see a Bengals tent with a man inside.

  Police seek info on 4 suspects involved in shootout in LaRosa’s parking lot

The Batesville Police Department is investigating a Wednesday night shootout in the parking lot of the LaRosa's along IN-229.

Victim identified in fatal Dearborn County motorcycle crash

Clyde Reynolds, 58, of Cincinnati suffered fatal injuries during the crash on US-52 in West Harrison, Indiana State Police reported.

Batesville teen dies in Ripley County crash

Authorities responded to Legion Road near Batesville after a 17-year-old passenger was ejected from a pickup truck.

Motorcyclist killed in Dearborn County crash

Indiana State Police said a motorcycle and a car were involved in the crash on the ramp leading onto I-74 westbound from U.S.-52. Saturday.

Lawrenceburg officer resigns, pleads guilty to official misconduct, battery

Through the investigation, it was revealed the victim and Myers were friends and the victim needed money to pay a cell phone bill.

5th-graders given deadline to get single in Southern Indiana school

You might have heard that young love doesn't always last, but some Southern Indiana teachers are making sure is doesn't.

Pedestrian fatally hit in southeastern Indiana identified

U.S. 50 was shut down at the Aurora/Lawrenceburg line for three hours.

Sheriff: Registered sex offender arrested for sex crime in Switzerland Co, Ind.

The Switzerland County Sheriff’s Office says Beasley has a conviction from 2006 and was required to register as a sex offender.

  VIDEO: Indiana couple convicted of multiple counts of abusing foster children

Two former Dearbon County foster parents are now convicted of multiple counts of abuse against children in their care.

Deadly, rare, mosquito-borne virus is now in Indiana

Public health officials in Northern Indiana said the virus was found in three horses and a cluster of mosquitoes in Elkhart County.

Kanye makes surprise appearance in Batesville to support fellow musicians

Where in the world isn’t Kanye West and what doesn’t Ye do?

76-year-old man test drives motorcycle, collides with semi in Ripley County

Troopers say the crash happened at 3:30 p.m. in Ripley County.

Melinda Loveless, 1 of 4 teens charged with brutal 1992 murder, released from prison

The last of four women charged with the murder, torture and burning of a New Albany teen more than 27 years ago has been released from prison.

Semi crashes through front door of Indiana Wendy’s

It happened at the Wendy’s in Dale, right off Interstate 64 near State Road 231.

Missing 10-year-old Indiana girl found dead, stepmother charged with murder

Sylea Rayn Carmack’s body was found in a plastic trash bag in a shed behind her gas city home, troopers say.

4 dead, 1 missing after boat capsizes in Indiana river

Seven people were aboard a john boat when it capsized in the White River in Morgan County, Ind. Monday night.

Sheriff: Lawrenceburg man in custody after threatening officers with gun

The suspect fled into woods, where he was apprehended

Indiana sports betting starts Sunday; Horseshoe Casino starts Sept. 12

Sports gamblers have been counting down the days until this Sunday. That’s when sports betting becomes legal in Indiana.

  Man sentenced for mailing harassing letters to victim from jail

A Dearborn County man will spend more time in jail after he continued to harass his victim with letters while he was behind bars.

Construction worker uses truck to block wrong-way driver on Ind. highway

A man is being called a hero after his quick thinking possibly saved the lives of more than a dozen construction workers on an Indiana highway.