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Vigo County family facing more charges in child’s death and the billboard campaign for tips in northern Indiana teen deaths is expanding..

Obituaries

Alva Raber

Alva Raber, 89, of Montgomery, passed away at 11:55 p.m. Friday, February 24, 2017 at his home.

Reuben Graber

Reuben Graber, 81, of Montgomery, passed away at 12:00 p.m. Thursday, February 23, 2017 at his home.

Bettye F. Norris

Bettye F. Norris, 82, of Loogootee, passed away at 1:25 a.m. Thursday, February 23, 2017 at Loogootee Nursing Center after a three month battle with COPD and pneumonia.

RSS World News

  • Minnesota officer pleads not guilty in shooting death of black motorist
    St. Anthony police officer Jeronimo Yanez, who according to media reports is Latino, entered a not guilty plea during a hearing at the Ramsey County District Court in St. Paul, Minnesota, for the shooting death of Philando Castile, said Beau Berentson, spokesman for the state court administration office. Castile, 32, was killed on July 6 […]
  • Pakistan airline says investigating report of overloaded flight
    By Saad Sayeed ISLAMABAD (Reuters) - Pakistan International Airlines said on Monday that it was investigating reports that more passengers than the maximum allowed had traveled on an international flight, adding it launched disciplinary measures against the crew. "It is not possible for anyone to travel like that in an aircraft, regardless of the duration […]
  • Brazil's Carnival 2017: A week-long celebration of parades and street parties
    Revelers all over Brazil are gearing up for parades, balls and street parties during Carnival week celebrations. Rio de Janeiro’s Carnival parade is world famous for the samba dancing, costumes that leave little to the imagination and the magnificent floats that roll down Avenida Marques de Sapucai, also known as the “sambadrome.” Sao Paulo will […]
  • Huawei's P10 Might Be 2017's Biggest Smartphone Tease
    Huawei sells a lot of great phones in the U.S., with the Chinese phone maker's U.S.-bound devices include the Mate 9, Honor 8 and Honor 6X, among others. However, its next flagship phone, the Huawei P10, won't be on that list because Huawei isn't bringing it over.