Monroe County

Bloomington police pursue stolen semi tow truck, subdue driver with non-lethal rounds

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A police pursuit of a stolen flat bad semi ended in a crash on the north side of Bloomington Sunday night. Police shot the driver with bean bag rounds when he resisted.Read more

Work resumes on I-69 project in Monroe County

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Work is underway once again on the I-69 project.Read more

Stinesville buys old school for $1, plans for reuse

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Stinesville plans to turn a former elementary school it bought for $1 into a community hub.Read more


2-year-old boy believed to be dead in Bloomington house fire

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A house fire in Bloomington Sunday resulted in the death of one person.Read more

Guns, drugs, cash seized in Monroe County investigation

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The sheriff's department says they seized 18 guns, 3 bundles of money and various drugs while executing a search warrant early Sunday morning.Read more

Police: McDonald's manager arrested for taking picture of child in store's restroom

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Police arrested a McDonald's store manager Friday after police say he took pictures of a 10-year-old boy in the store's restroom.Read more

Monroe County polls stay open until 7 p.m. after ballot shortage

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Monroe County polls stayed open an extra hour because of ballot shortages at up to half of their voting sites Tuesday.Read more

I-69 extension ready for 70 mph

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INDOT reports the 21-mile section of Interstate 69 between Bloomington and Martinsville is finally ready for top highway speeds.Read more

Traffic stop for tossing lit cigarette leads to arrests on warrant, drug charges

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A state trooper found syringes and methamphetamine in a car driving in Monroe County - all because of a lit cigarette. Read more


IU responds to deadly off-campus shooting

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The university confirms there were a number of IU students at the party, but none of them were injured.Read more

Indianapolis man dies in Monroe County shooting

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The Monroe County Sheriff’s Department is investigating a shooting early Sunday that killed an Indianapolis man.Read more