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February, 2022

  • 24 February

    Fiery Crash on Interstate 70 near Terre Haute Claims a Life 

    Vigo County – On the morning of February 24, 2022, troopers from the Indiana State Police Putnamville Post are investigating a crash between a semi tractor-trailer and a Ford transit van on Interstate 70, that claimed a life. Preliminary investigation by Master Trooper Ted Robertson, of the Putnamville Post, indicates …

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  • 24 February

    Care to Change Addresses Demand for Mental Health Services by Opening New Offices

    AVON — In 2016, Care to Change opened its doors with the goal of addressing what its founders perceived as an underserved need in the community, but it’s possible they underestimated that demand. The professional counseling center with a foundation in faith grew so quickly it had to expand its …

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  • 19 February

    Attorney General Todd Rokita and team recoup $3.3 million for the Department of Workforce Development

    Attorney General Todd Rokita today thanked one of his own, Deputy Attorney General John Millikan, for his work recouping more than $3.3 million in funds taken fraudulently from the Indiana Department of Workforce Development (DWD). Millikan has targeted funds deposited into bank accounts by scammers who collected unemployment benefits using …

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  • 19 February

    Three arrested after poaching incident in Newton County

    Indiana Conservation Officers have arrested three Chicago men on multiple wildlife violations. The arrests stem from an investigation that originated on the evening of Feb. 15, when conservation officers were contacted after witnesses reported shots coming from a vehicle illuminating a rural area with a spotlight. Shortly after the call, …

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  • 19 February

    State Accepting Nominations for Governor’s Century, Half Century Business Awards

    INDIANAPOLIS (Feb. 17, 2022)  – The state of Indiana is currently accepting nominations for the Governor’s Century and Half Century Business Awards, which honor Hoosier businesses that have remained in operation for at least 100 or 50 years, respectively, and have demonstrated a commitment to serving the community. Qualifying criteria are as …

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  • 19 February

    Bloomingdale Man Arrested for Sexual Misconduct With a Minor

    Sullivan County – Indiana State Police Putnamville Post initiated a criminal investigation on October 22, 2021, after receiving information from the Parke County Sheriff’s Department concerning allegations of sexual misconduct with a female, under the age of 14. The investigation revealed that Danny L. Richmond, of Bloomingdale, Indiana, had allegedly engaged …

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  • 18 February

    New York Street closure extended through Tuesday

    MARION COUNTY, Ind. – New York Street is currently closed under I-65 between Davidson Street and Pine Street for overhead beam erection and will now be completed on or after midnight on Tuesday, February 22, weather permitting. The closure has been extended due to recent high winds preventing crews from …

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  • 18 February

    Behning: On My Way Pre-K showing success

    State Rep. Bob Behning (R-Indianapolis) represents House District 91, which includes portions of Hendricks and Marion counties. Children who participate in an early education program are more prepared for success when starting kindergarten, especially those from low-income families. Two recent studies show Indiana’s On My Way Pre-K program is delivering …

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  • 17 February

    Gov. Holcomb Announces Work Policy Changes Designed to Make State of Indiana a Top Employer, Reward Employees

    INDIANAPOLIS – Gov. Eric J. Holcomb today announced three phases of new state work policies that will offer employees more workplace flexibility, enhance their experience and well-being, and continue efforts to make compensation more competitive. “We pledged to evaluate the employee experience to make sure that we are taking care …

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  • 16 February

    Indiana FFA Celebrates National FFA Week, Feb. 19-26

    INDIANAPOLIS (Feb. 16, 2022) — The Indiana FFA Association and the Indiana State Department of Agriculture will celebrate all things blue and gold for National FFA Week from February 19 – 26, 2022. National FFA Week remembers more than 94 years of FFA tradition and history while also highlighting and celebrating …

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  • 15 February

    Andretti Expands KULR Technology Relationship for the 106th Running of the Indianapolis 500 Presented by Gainbridge

    INDIANAPOLIS, Feb. 15, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — KULR Technology Group (NYSE American: KULR) has joined five-time Indy 500 championship winning team, Andretti Autosport, to serve as the primary sponsor of Marco Andretti’s No. 98 Honda for the 106th Running of the Indianapolis 500 Presented by Gainbridge. The 2022 Greatest Spectacle …

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  • 15 February

    Indiana Secretary of State, Securities Division joins $100 million settlement with BlockFi, Inc. related to crypto accounts

    INDIANAPOLIS (February 14, 2022) – Indiana Secretary of State Holli Sullivan announced the office’s Securities Division has joined 31 other state regulators and the SEC in a $100 million settlement with BlockFi Lending, LLC. (“BlockFi”) related to cryptocurrency offerings made to Indiana residents. Regulators found that BlockFi issued securities, including …

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  • 15 February

    Troopers Investigating Shooting on I-70 near Shadeland Avenue

    Indianapolis, IN – Early Sunday evening at 7:34 p.m., the Indiana State Police, along with the Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department responded to reports of a person shot inside a vehicle on I-70 westbound near Shadeland Avenue. Upon arrival an adult male was located with injuries consistent with a gunshot wound, that …

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  • 13 February

    Michigan Street closes tomorrow

    MARION COUNTY, Ind. – Starting tomorrow, February 14, Michigan Street will close under I-65 between Davidson Street and Pine Street for pile driving and overhead bridge work. Michigan Street will reopen on or after the evening of Wednesday, February 16, and is expected to close again on February 28 through March …

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  • 11 February

    Local Church Recognizes Two ISP Lieutenants for their Community Engagement

    (Indianapolis, IN)-Two Indiana State Police Lieutenants were recognized recently by the Mt. Olivet Missionary Baptist Church for their involvement in the local community through programs offered to them by the church’s Pastor, Wayne Moore. Over the last five years, ISP twin brothers and nearly 10 year veterans, Roosevelt and Ronneal …

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