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

Conservation officers encourage caution after deadly holiday weekend on water

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Last weekend, over the Memorial Day holiday, there were three different recovery efforts by central Indiana officers within four days.Read more


Circus promoters charged in 'extreme' child abuse death in Bloomington

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Police say Luis Posso, 32, and Dayan Median Flores, 25, were in the area to promote a circus that travels around the country.Read more

UPDATE: DNR says drowning victim recovered in Allen's Creek

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The body of a man who went missing in the water Sunday southeast of Bloomington was recovered late Sunday night.Read more

Tips from the public lead to arrest in deadly hit-and-run case

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Investigators in Monroe County are applauding the public for helping solve a deadly hit-and-run accident.Read more

3 passengers thrown from car in Monroe County crash

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Three people were thrown from a car in northern Monroe County early Saturday morning after the car crashed on I-69.Read more

Monroe County police seek help solving deadly hit-and-run

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The hit-and-run happened near the intersection of State Road 45 and Russell Road.Read more

Monroe County commissioner resigns after harassment claim

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Barge, a Democrat, was also a mayoral candidate in Bloomington, but suspended her campaign because of the same allegations.Read more


2nd type of Asian carp found just downstream of Lake Monroe

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Indiana's DNR is reminding anglers it's illegal to use small fish taken from the Lake Monroe dam's tailwaters as bait in the lake itself.Read more

Work starts on covered bridge near span destroyed by fire

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Work has begun on a covered bridge near the site of a span destroyed decades ago by fire in southern Indiana's Monroe County.Read more