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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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Delaware County Treasurer John Dorer faces an initial hearing Friday morning on more than 40 felony charges accusing him of repeatedly failing to deposit county money on time. Dorer faces a single theft charge accusing him of taking money from a cash drawer. But most of the charges accuse him of violating the law requiring […]16.04.14
Authorities continue to investigate the discovery of a body Sunday evening in western Henry County. Sheriff Butch Baker says the body, reportedly that of a man, was found in Montgomery Creek, near the 4000 block of South Grant City Road by a passerby. Information has not been released concerning any apparent cause of death. Henry […]16.04.14
The city of Muncie is again declaring the Budget Inn motel at 2000 N. Martin Luther King Jr. Drive unfit for human habitation. Building Commissioner Craig Nichols declared the motel a dangerous structure and ordered it to be vacated within 10 days and then demolished. The order will displace the residents of about 15 rooms […]