Local News

Hendricks County and Surrounding Area News.

Domestic Disturbance Leads to IMPD Officer-Involved Shooting

On Tuesday, September 19, 2023, shortly after 3:00 a.m. Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department (IMPD) Officers responded report of a domestic disturbance with a weapon. The caller reported a man was going to “kill them all.”  Officers located the female caller near Madison Avenue and E Southport Road. The caller told officers someone called …

Read More »

INDOT to host Winter Seasonal Hiring Events

INDIANA – The Indiana Department of Transportation is looking for dedicated individuals who want to help serve fellow Hoosiers this winter. INDOT will host Winter Seasonal Hiring Events on Tuesday, September 26 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. (local time) at 13 locations across the state. Winter seasonal positions run from …

Read More »

Wheel Comes off Vehicle on I-70 leading to Fatal Crash

Indianapolis, IN – This morning, at 7:47, Indiana State Police Dispatchers received a 911 call about a crash on I-70 near the 77 mile marker. According to the caller, an eastbound vehicle had lost a wheel, the wheel crossed into westbound traffic and struck another vehicle causing that vehicle to go …

Read More »

Hendricks County Health Department Confirms Sample Mosquitoes Tested Positive for West Nile Virus

DANVILLE—Health officials continue to encourage Hendricks County residents to take steps to protect themselves from West Nile virus and other mosquito-borne diseases after a sample of mosquitoes in Hendricks County tested positive for the virus. Throughout the season, the Hendricks County Health Department (HCHD) and the Indiana Department of Health …

Read More »

Local legislators seek Statehouse interns for 2024 session

STATEHOUSE (Sept.  6, 2023) – Local lawmakers are seeking interns to join them at the Statehouse during the 2024 legislative session. According to State Rep. Jeff Thompson (R-Lizton), House interns will be paid $900 bi-weekly as they work in downtown Indianapolis during session, which starts in January and concludes mid-March. …

Read More »