After a successful inaugural weekend at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway, the Red Bull Air Race will return to Indy in 2017, the speedway announced Monday. Officials with the speedway say all Tier 1 tickets were sold out on Sunday, the day of the race. According to IMS, more than 50,000 people attended both Saturday and […]
Visitors can ride on a hay wagon, carve pumpkins, and participate in a chili cook-off and more at Summit Lake State Park’s Fall Festival on Saturday, Oct. 15. Activities begin with hayrides and a kids’ craft table. The chili cook-off and pumpkin carving follow with campground trick-or-treating taking place from 5:30 to 7 p.m. […]
After appearing at a campaign rally in Fort Wayne, Gov. Mike Pence is now focusing on Tuesday’s Vice Presidential Debate. Pence spent the weekend going over notes to get ready for Tuesday’s debate with Senator Tim Kaine at Longwood University in Kaine’s home state of Virginia.
All lanes of northbound I-69 were closed near Fishers due to a vehicle fire Sunday afternoon. INDOT says drivers were hampered by long delays as they traveled northbound on I-69 near mile marker 209. The incident caused traffic back-ups all the way to State Road 37. No injuries were reported.
An Elwood man is dead after a crash in northeastern Hamilton County. Police say 29-year-old Steven O’Neal was trapped inside his vehicle after it went off the road, struck a utility pole and overturned. He was pronounced dead at the scene. It happened south of the Hamilton/Tipton county line. The Crash Investigation Team believes that […]
Its deer season and it comes with a reminder to area hunters to use caution after a Parker City hunter was injured Saturday in a fall from a deer stand. 31-year-old Seth Davis was injured when his tree stand malfunctioned. He fell 18 feet to the ground. And to make matters worse, could not find […]
A Kokomo woman was to stand trial for murder today – however she accepted a plea deal late last week. Fifty-six-year-old Cynthia Coates has pleaded guilty to voluntary manslaughter for fatally shooting her former boyfriend and burying evidence at her granddaughter’s grave
His driver’s license was suspended five times and now he’s charged with driving after a lifetime suspension. 46-year-old Eric Dean Johnson missed his court date in Delaware County because he is an inmate in the Grant County jail after pleading guilty there to driving after a lifetime suspension. He is also facing a similar charge […]
The woman accused of kidnapping and killing her two children has been formally charged with two counts of murder. Investigators say 29-year-old Amber Pasztor admitted to smothering Lilliana Hernandez and Rene Pasztor with her bare hands until they died. Pasztor is in the Elkhart County Jail and is scheduled to make her first court appearance […]
Purdue University researchers say Indiana’s farm fatalities rose 10 percent last year, with tractor overturns as the leading cause. The annual report found 28 farm-related deaths last year, up from 25 in 2014. Falls from buildings or horseback, entrapment under equipment and being kicked or rammed by livestock accounted for some of Indiana’s other farm […]