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A phone scam is targeting local citizens who receive social security or Medicare benefits. One of our seasoned listeners called the 289-NEWS line to let us know that she received a phone call telling her that Medicare wanted to send out new medical cards. They asked for her personal information – including her bank account number. She was immediately suspicious and did not give them any information. If you receive a phone call like this, do not give the caller any information and call local law enforcement to file a report.
(this is global, not just for this entry)
The Indiana Supreme Court has let stand the fines levied against House Democrats who fled to Illinois during the 2011 session, then staged shorter walkouts in 2012. A 3-2 majority says the House has exclusive authority to conduct internal legislative affairs, including the right to compel attendance and the disciplining of members. House Speaker Brian [...]19.06.13
Madison County public safety officials made a disturbing discovery when they found a large cache of mercury, a highly hazardous element. Elwood Police Chief Sam Hanna says more than 20 ounces of the toxic material was found in a home in the 2000 block of South I Street. Hanna is especially concerned because the only [...]19.06.13
A 21-year old man escaped injury yesterday when his car left the road, snapping a pole, downing power lines and catching two trees on fire. The accident happened at the intersection of SR 67 and Delaware County Road 400 N when a car in front of 21-year-old Ben Vance braked suddenly. Vance swerved to miss [...]