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

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

Authorities investigating fatal Monroe County fire

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Investigators are trying to figure out what caused a deadly fire in Monroe County.Read more

Southern Indiana assessing damage after Thursday's heavy rain

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Communities battered by relentless rain, dangerous flash floods and gusting winds Thursday, spent Friday cleaning up and adding up the damages.In counties across...Read more

Man who broke into Mellencamp's home said he was trying to arrest the musician

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Deputies arrested a man for allegedly breaking into John Mellencamp's Monroe County home.Read more

School districts dismiss early due to flooding

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Flooding has forced a few central Indiana school districts to dismiss early.Read more


Monroe Co. man facing murder charges for shooting death on his property

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A Monroe County man is facing murder charges for the shooting death of another man who had been staying on his property.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