Wednesday, April 26, 2017

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Creighton Ave. to be closed for Bowser Building demo

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WOWO): Beginning Thursday, April 27, Creighton Avenue will be closed to traffic between Holton and Bowser Avenues due to demolition of...

Local income taxes could be raised to help pay for Riverfront Development

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WOWO): Riverfront Development could be getting a financial boost from your income tax.City Councilman John Crawford is purposing a local income...

Large landfill fire in Elkhart Co. burning, public encouraged to stay indoors

ELKHART COUNTY, Ind. (WOWO): Waste Management's Earthmover landfill in Elkhart County is on fire. The landfill has been burning since 3:45 a.m., Wednesday, according...

Reckless driving and high speeds contribute to motorcycle crash, police say

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WOWO): Reckless driving and high speeds were both contributing factors to a motorcycle crash Tuesday night, police say.Officers with the Fort...

Ex-Spartan football player, Auston Robertson, returned to Michigan in sex case

MASON, Mich. (AP) -- Former Michigan State defensive end Auston Robertson is jailed on a $250,000 bond after being returned to Michigan from Indiana...

IUPUI police say 1 suspect in 2 sexual assaults over 3 days

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) - Police at an Indianapolis university say the same man may have committed two sexual assaults there.Police at Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis...

One man in custody, another in the hospital after Van Wert Co. shooting

VAN WERT COUNTY, Ohio. (WOWO): One man is in custody and another is in the hospital after a shooting in Van Wert County.Officers with...

Muncie man arrested for child exploitation

MUNCIE, Ind. (WOWO): The Indiana State Police has arrested a Muncie man at his home after a yearlong investigation into child pornography.28-year-old Walter Springston...

Warrant issued for driver in fatal crash

WARSAW, Ind. (WOWO): An arrest warrant has been issued for a Warsaw man who was involved in a fatal crash earlier this month.25-year-old Chaise...

Indiana governor says he will sign several contested bills

INDIANAPOLIS (AP): Gov. Eric Holcomb will sign several sharply contested bills, including measures to increase parental abortion notification rights, permit the use of marijuana-derived...

Gov. Holcomb rejects hourly fee for public records searches

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) - A bill that would have allowed government agencies to charge an hourly fee for public records requests that take more than...

Lafontaine man dies after falling into a well at his home

LEESBURG, Ind. (AP) - Indiana conservation officers says a northern Indiana man has died after falling into a well at his home.They say 84-year-old...

State unemployment down slightly

INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. (WOWO): LaGrange, Dubois and Elkhart Counties are tied for having the lowest unemployment rates in the state.That's according to the March unemployment...

Indiana University bans athletes with sexual violence past

BLOOMINGTON, Ind. (AP) — Indiana University will no longer admit athletes with a history of sexual or domestic violence.The Indianapolis Star reports that an...

Man wanted for questioning regarding patrol car shooting

GRANT COUNTY, Ind. (WOWO): Officers with the Marion Police Department are investigating the shooting of a patrol vehicle that occurred earlier this month.The vehicle...

Two attempted abductions reported at IU

BLOOMINGTON, Ind. (NETWORK INDIANA): More than 150 people – arrested or cited in Bloomington over the weekend during the annual “Little 500” bike race...

UPDATE: One dead after double shooting Monday morning

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WOWO): One man is dead and another is in serious condition after shots were fired early Monday morning.Officers were called just after...

Digital textbooks save Indiana University students millions

BLOOMINGTON, Ind. (AP): Indiana University students have saved an estimated $3.5 million during the 2016-17 school year by using electronic textbooks.The Bloomington Herald-Times reports that...

Holcomb, Pelath offer differing opinions on Legislative Session

INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. (WOWO): The 2017 Indiana Legislative Session has officially wrapped up, and depending on who you ask, it was either a great success...

Boil Water Advisory has been issued for Fort Wayne residents

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WOWO): A Boil Water Advisory has been issued for several Fort Wayne residents.A power outage/surge at the American Electric Power/I&M substation...

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