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Mother wants arrest in daycare child molestation case

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A Richmond mother has taken to social media to warn parents about a man accused of molesting three preschool children.Read more

Hoosier farmers now harvesting Indiana's first legal hemp crop in 80 years

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Equipped with garden shears and his two sons by his side, Jim Trietsch is now harvesting a large field full of hemp in Owen County, and he's been waiting for this moment...Read more


Push for statewide caregiver ban and registry following reports of abuse, neglect in group homes​

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Thousands of viewers across the country watched and shared 13 Investigates' report about abuse and neglect in group homes.​Read more

Judge blocks I-70 mobile home park owner from forcing tenants out

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This new order follows a lawsuit the state just filed as well.Read more

How a few 40-cent tolls in your rental car can result in a $90 bill

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Daniel Dougan has fond memories of his recent trip to North Carolina, where he and wife enjoyed a long weekend getaway.Read more

Daughters search for answers years after mother died in hit-and-run

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Years after their mother died in a hit-and-run, two young sisters are at the age they want answers about the driver.Read more

Lawmaker calls on Governor Holcomb to scrap troubled medicaid transportation program

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An Indiana lawmaker is calling on the governor to scrap a statewide transportation program amid complaints that there are not enough drivers to meet demand.Read more

Watchdog agency creates new tracking option for Direct Express fraud victims

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13 Investigates first learned about thieves stealing retirement and disability benefits last year, when it happened to Jennifer Kreegar.Read more


She fostered a baby born addicted, then gave him a forever home

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When Jack arrived at Friedland's home, he was the fifth foster child placed in her care in 14 months.Read more

Foster family opens their home and hearts for as long as needed

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There are currently 13,000 children in the foster care system in Indiana.Read more