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  • Carmel family offers reward for missing skateboarding dog

    CARMEL, Ind.– A Carmel family is hoping someone knows what happened to their skateboarding English bulldog. Christina Kiger and her family got Gus in Lafayette when he was 8 weeks old. They researched and prepared for 10 years before getting a bulldog because they knew the breed requires a lot of care and they can be very expensive. On Oct. 4, Gus disappeared from their front yard in the area of 146th Street and Carey Road. A police report was filed, […]

  • Former Zionsville middle school teacher arrested on child seduction charges

    UPDATE – Plewa was sentenced on 10/25/17 to two years of probation following his 2016 arrest on child seduction charges. Original Story: BOONE COUNTY, Ind. (April 21, 2016)– A former Zionsville West Middle School orchestra teacher was arrested Thursday on four counts of child seduction. Police received a report on March 16 of a young female who said she had a sexting relationship with Michael Plewa, 33, while attending the middle school. According to police, while she was in eighth grade, […]

  • Colts’ notebook: Breakout runs return to offense, thanks to Marlon Mack

    INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. – When considering the sudden impact Marlon Mack provides to the Indianapolis Colts’ offense – to the running game – pay attention to Chuck Pagano’s right hand. The topic of discussion during Pagano’s Monday afternoon press conference at one point turned to Mack’s big-play prowess that was on display in the 26-23 overtime win over San Francisco the previous day. The rookie led the Colts with 91 yards on nine carries, and the quality-over-quantity performance included runs of […]

  • Person of interest in Delphi murders was living homeless in Indiana the same week girls’ bodies were found, police say

    MORGAN COUNTY, Ind.– Police confirm the man arrested in Colorado on Monday and called a person of interest in the murders of Delphi teens Abby Williams and Libby German was living homeless in Morgan County the same week the girls’ bodies were found. Daniel Nations, 31, was living under bridges in Morgan County when the girls were murdered, according to the Morgan County Sheriff’s Department. “The last address that he reported with us was that he was staying homeless in the […]

  • Indiana not included in list of 21 states targeted by hackers during 2016 election

    WASHINGTON– The federal government on Friday told election officials in 21 states that hackers targeted their systems last year, although in most cases the systems were not breached. The government told The Associated Press last year that more than 20 states were targeted by hackers believed to be Russian agents before the 2016 elections. But for many states, the calls Friday from the Department of Homeland Security were the first official confirmation of whether their states were on the list. […]

  • Trial could result in Kentucky becoming first state without an abortion clinic

    LOUISVILLE, Ky.— Its survival on the line, Kentucky’s last abortion clinic is in the midst of a pivotal legal showdown with health regulators and the state’s anti-abortion governor that could determine whether Kentucky becomes the first state in the nation without an abortion clinic. The licensing fight, which began in a Louisville federal courtroom Wednesday, revolves around a state law requiring that EMW Women’s Surgical Center have agreements with a hospital and an ambulance service in the event of medical […]

  • Five areas of interest as Colts open OTA work

    INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. – This is as close to the real thing as it gets, until the real thing rolls around in late July. This is the third phase of the NFL’s offseason program: organized team activities (OTAs). With two weeks of strength and conditioning (Phase 1) followed by three weeks of on-field drills limited to positional work (Phase 2) behind them, the Indianapolis Colts on Monday embarked on the segment that offers general manager Chris Ballard, coach Chuck Pagano and […]

  • Court docs: Mother never took abused 2-year-old to hospital because she was ‘high all the time’, sentenced to probation

    UPDATE (5/18/2017) – Jessica Elkins has been sentenced to four years, 1 year for each count. The sentence has been suspended for time already served. Elkins will be on probation for 3 years and 8 months. Original Story: RANDOLPH COUNTY, Ind.– Police in Randolph County arrested a self-described “bad mother” on several charges after a child abuse investigation. The Randolph County Sheriff’s Department was contacted on May 10 about potential child abuse. Court documents say a woman told police Jessica Elkins, 23, asked her […]

  • Several agencies team up to save Bloomington man stuck in flood waters

    JACKSON COUNTY, Ind.– Several Indiana agencies worked together Sunday to rescue a man whose vehicle had been swept off a road by flood waters. Just before 3 p.m. Sunday, Alexander Ferenczy III, 68, of Bloomington, called 911 to report that his vehicle had stalled in flood waters on County Road 50 North, near County Road 950 East in the eastern portion of Jackson County. Indiana State Police troopers, along with officers from the Jackson County Sheriff’s Department, Crothersville Police Department […]

  • High school sweethearts reunite in South Bend after more than 60 years, tie the knot

      SOUTH BEND, Ind.– Two high school sweethearts who hadn’t gone on a date together since the 1950s decided to tie the knot. Joyce Kevorkian and James Bowman graduated from an Illinois high school in 1953 and went off to different colleges. They both would eventually go on to get married, have children and live life. “He had his life and I had my life,” Kevorkian told BuzzFeed News. “He probably called me four times over the last 60 years.” They […]