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Wild Winter Weather – Tornado watches, thunderstorm warnings and a flood watch are not your typical winter weather. Thunderstorms rolled through east central Indiana early this morning bringing with it heavy rains and damaging winds. Numerous AEP outages were reported in Delaware, Grant & Hamilton counties, most of which have been restored. No severe damage here, but authorities are investigating possible tornado damage in Green County in southwestern Indiana. The storm snapped 9 power poles near Castleton Square Mall and Duke Power outages numbered more than 14,000 at its peak.
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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 [...]