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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..

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Take 5 for Our Community

On today’s Take 5, Theresa Heidenreich with the library talked about the facility going green, and Linda Cornelius with the Daviess County Museum told us about a new basketball exhibit and special upcoming round table discussion.  

Obituaries

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Alva Raber

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

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Reuben Graber

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

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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

  • At town halls, GOP caught between Trump, angry voters
    URBANDALE, Iowa (AP) — When hundreds of angry constituents chanted "no wall" at his Iowa town hall, Republican Rep. David Young agreed it wasn't necessary. When they demanded that President Donald Trump release his tax returns, the second-term congressman called it a "no-brainer." And, when they yelled at the mention of White House adviser Steve […]
  • White House defends contacts with FBI over Russia reports
    WASHINGTON (AP) — The White House on Friday defended chief of staff Reince Priebus against accusations he breached a government firewall when he asked FBI Director James Comey to publicly dispute media reports that Trump campaign advisers had been frequently in touch with Russian intelligence agents.
  • Leading critic of Philippine leader arrested on drug charges
    MANILA, Philippines (AP) — A Philippine senator and leading critic of President Rodrigo Duterte's deadly crackdown on illegal drugs said she won't be intimidated by a leader she called a "serial killer" after police arrested her on drug charges.
  • U.S. seeks extradition of ex-Guatemala officials on drug charges
    The United States will request the extradition of former Guatemalan Vice President Roxana Baldetti and a former cabinet minister on drug trafficking charges, the U.S. Embassy in Guatemala said on Friday. Baldetti has been imprisoned in Guatemala since 2015 on charges of leading a network that defrauded the government of the Central American country along […]