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According to Washington County Sheriff's Deputy Matt Hein, police are searching for a 17-year-old Salem girl who was reported missing just after 9a Saturday morning.  Hein said on Saturday, July 8, 2017 at approximately 9:06...

Where else on Earth can you see seven Indiana born astronauts in one place? Mitchell, Indiana of course.  The Galactic Gathering is Indiana largest gathering EVER of Hoosier born astronauts and will be Saturday, July...

State Sen. Erin Houchin (R-Salem) has been appointed by Senate President Pro Tem David Long (R-Fort Wayne) to serve as the chair of the Commission on Improving the Status of Children in Indiana. “I am...

Just before 12:30 pm. today ISP radio received word of a black Harley Davidson motorcycle that had been stolen a few minutes earlier in Marion Indiana, and was possibly south bound on I-69.  Within a...

After serving 40 years with the Indiana State Police, Joe Vetter has decided it’s time to retire and enjoy more time with his wife and family. Vetter started his career with the Indiana State Police...

Pekin is gearing up for its 187th continuous celebration of the Fourth of July with evening beginning this Saturday, July 1st running through Tuesday, July 4.  Fireworks will shoot off Monday night and the annual...

A 59-year-old Jackson County man was ran over by his John Deere tractor this morning and flown to Methodist Hospital.  Jackson County Sheriff's Deputies responded to a farm accident this morning at 9:13a at 4400...

Indiana Conservation Officers are pursing charges of possession of illegal ginseng after stopping a canoe on Lake Monroe. On Sunday June 4th, 2017, Conservation Officers Stine and Noble initiated a boat stop on a...

The deceased male found in a vehicle in southeastern Monroe County was positively identified as 47 year old,  Richard Lee Burton Jr.  Indiana State Police had been searching for Burton in connection with the shooting deaths...

A mother, father and 14-year-old boy were found shot dead Sunday afternoon in their home at 5582 South Beck’s Mill Road, east of Salem. Dead are Danny G. Newlin, 58, and his son, Austin, 14, of multiple...