Local News

Muncie Star Press donating news clippings to Ball State University

Published: .
The Muncie Star Press newspaper is donating hundreds of thousands of clippings and photographs from the last century to Ball State University so the material can be digitized and made more easily searchable by the public for free.Read more

Muncie Star Press donating news clippings to Ball State University

Published: .
The Muncie Star Press newspaper is donating hundreds of thousands of clippings and photographs from the last century to Ball State University so the material can be digitized and made more easily searchable by the public for free.Read more

LeAnn Rimes concert in Carmel postponed

Published: .
A LeAnn Rimes concert scheduled for Sunday at the Palladium has been postponed because of illness.Read more

Public visitation, funeral for Fort Wayne Amber Alert children canceled

Published: .
The funeral home confirmed Sunday's visitation at Pine Valley and Monday's public service at St. Patrick's Catholic Church for Liliana Hernandez and Rene Pasztor have been canceled for unspecified reasons.Read more

EPA set to begin cleanup of Indiana yards tainted with lead

Published: .
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency plans to begin removing soil this weekend from northwest Indiana residential properties contaminated with hazardous levels of lead and arsenic.Read more
Maintenance worker dies after Gary Works steel mill accident

Maintenance worker dies after Gary Works steel mill accident

Published: .
An employee at the Gary Works steel mill has died after an accident at the northwest Indiana facility.Read more

Planes soar above Indianapolis Motor Speedway this weekend

Published: .
The world’s most elite master class pilots will soar to new heights above the skies of the Indianapolis Motor Speedway in the newest addition to the Red Bull Air Race World Championship schedule.Read more

Eastern Indiana judge suspended after felony battery charge

Published: .
The state Supreme Court has suspended an eastern Indiana city judge who is facing a felony battery charge.Read more

Creepy clown arrests take suspects from classroom to courtroom

Published: .
Updated: .
Seven juveniles have been arrested in the last 24 hours. All of them are accused of using a clown persona to make threats.Read more

Late night Friday accident in Hamilton County kills Elwood man

Published: .
HAMILTON COUNTY (WTHR) - The Hamilton County Sheriff's Office responded to the report of an inverted vehicle crash on 296th Street east of the intersection with Carpenter Road in the northeast part of Hamilton County just after 10:30 Friday night.A passing motorist spotted a vehicle in a field south of the road that serves as the county line between Hamilton County and Tipton County. Responding police and fire units found a single occupant trapped inside the vehicle.Read more

Five things to know for Saturday

Published: .
Here are five things going on around Central Indiana on Saturday that you should know about.Read more

Two people killed in late Friday night traffic accident on city's northside

Published: .
Updated: .
Two killed, one critically injured in crash at 25th St. & N. Keystone Ave.Read more

Officer in viral photo makes a habit of spreading joy

Published: .
Updated: .
State Capitol Police Sgt. Precious Cornner-Jones didn't know the photo of her comforting a young student was taken, but she's glad it was.Read more

Indianapolis mother fights off burglar trying to break into her home

Published: .
Updated: .
A young mother new to Indianapolis put herself in danger to protect her children from a man trying to break in.Read more

Terre Haute homeless shelter damaged in fire

Published: .
Updated: .
A homeless shelter goes up in flames, leaving dozens of people with nowhere to go.Read more

Still no decision on Major Davis competency

Published: .
Updated: .
It will be at least two more weeks before we know if the man accused of killing an IMPD officer is competent to stand trial.Read more

13 Investigates: Howard County did surveillance on suspect's home hours before shooting that killed Deputy Koontz

Published: .
Updated: .
New details have emerged in the on-duty death of Deputy Carl Koontz and the case that led to it.Read more

Second opinion saves mother from unnecessary abortion

Published: .
Updated: .
The wrong diagnosis is leading to dramatic advice from a mother doubly grateful she got a second opinion.Read more

UPDATE: Silver Alert canceled; Lafayette man found safe

Published: .
Updated: .
Lewis was found safe Friday night.Read more

Frankfort School threat a 'miscommunication'

Published: .
Updated: .
The school day got off to a rocky start in Frankfort and other nearby communities Friday as school officials responded to word of a threat. But in the end, it all boiled down to a misunderstanding in the middle of the night.Read more

Muncie animal shelter hopes to rescue pit bulls from Canada

Published: .
Muncie's animal shelter is hoping to rescue some pit bulls from Montreal that are in danger of being euthanized because of a new law there.Read more