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Late last week, Muncie got a peek at its first-ever police cruiser powered by compressed natural gas. The city is making the switch that will improve both the department’s environmental impact and its budgetary concerns. The MPD vehicle was converted free of charge by Elwood-based company Indy CNG, which has already started working with the Muncie Sanitary District on converting its 12 trash trucks to natural gas.
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A Muncie man is facing a murder charge in Kentucky, accused of gunning down a man outside a Lexington gentlemen’s club. Tevin Devon Wright has been arrested on unrelated charges in Muncie and is being held without bond in the Delaware County jail. It’s not the first run-in with the law for Wright. At just […]05.12.13
Indiana State Police say the driver of a fully-loaded semi was operating the 80,000 pound truck while under the influence. A commercial enforcement trooper stopped the semi Wednesday for speeding along eastbound I70 near the New Castle exit. Further investigation revealed the New York driver of that truck was legally intoxicated. The truck and its […]05.12.13
A group of Indiana mayors, including Anderson Mayor Kevin Smith, came out against an amendment attempting to make same-sex marriage constitutionally illegal. The names of 11 mayors, six Democrats and five Republicans, were released Tuesday by Freedom Indiana. Most of the mayors say the resolution went against their city’s efforts to attract the best businesses […]