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  • Purdue Shooting2.jpg Purdue shooting leaves one person dead

    A Purdue University engineering student opened fire inside a basement classroom Tuesday, killing a teaching assistant and prompting officials to put the campus on lockdown, police and the university said.

    January 21, 2014 1 Photo

  • Investigators seek cause of fire that killed three brothers

    Authorities searched the rubble of a burned-out farm house over the weekend for the cause of a fire that took the lives of three young brothers left home alone while their widowed mother worked the overnight shift at a direct mail company.

    April 6, 2014

  • MET040214 WTHl east levee.jpg Levee: Raising a wall

    West Terre Haute residents have seen their share of flooding over the years.

    April 5, 2014 6 Photos

  • Loan officer to be in court Monday

    A First Financial Bank loan officer was arrested early Saturday and charged with 11 felonies for allegedly stealing from and committing fraud against the financial institution — for amounts totaling $63,433.47, officials have confirmed with the Tribune-Star on Saturday.

    April 5, 2014

  • Tardy assessments hamper local budgets

    The Vigo County Assessor’s office has come under criticism in the past several months for the timeliness of its reports to the State of Indiana.

    April 5, 2014

  • Health department seeks expansion of vaccine program

    Last year, the Vigo County Health Department administered 1,362 childhood vaccinations to those who qualified for a federal program, Vaccines for Children, according to the 2013 Annual Report.

    April 5, 2014

  • Hogsett knew corruption giants weren’t sleeping

    Joe Hogsett was being vetted for the job of U.S. Attorney four years ago when he asked a federal judge for advice.

    April 5, 2014

  • MET040414 one run road.jpg Trek for Boston

    With a strong wind at their backs, some serious long-distance runners carried a GPS-enabled baton through the Wabash Valley on Friday as part of the One Run for Boston coast-to-coast relay.

    April 4, 2014 4 Photos

  • rhit.jpg Rose seniors pitch idea for future of Laker Stadium

    The work continues on the renovation of one Paris, Ill. “landmark” and some students have shared their ideas on its next stage.

    April 4, 2014 2 Photos

  • IVY-TECH: Two programs hit speed bump

    Two much-anticipated academic programs at Ivy Tech-Wabash Valley may not be offered quite as soon as officials had hoped.

    April 4, 2014

  • Officials make sweep of commercial vehicles

    Several law enforcement agencies recently conducted a commercial vehicle inspection at the Indiana State Police Scale Facility on Interstate 70 near the Indiana-Illinois state line.

    April 4, 2014

  • Northern Indiana facility sued over tainted steroids

    ELKHART, Ind. (AP) — Seventy people have filed a lawsuit against a northern Indiana medical facility, saying contaminated steroid injections caused them to contract fungal meningitis.

    April 4, 2014

  • MET 122213 BRETT POINT.jpg Prism of modern country on display at ACM Awards

    NASHVILLE, Tenn. — The new artist of the year category at the 2014 Academy of Country Music Awards is a primer in Modern Country 101 with three nominees who perfectly capture the genre’s 21st century sound: Brett Eldredge of Paris, Ill., Justin Moore of Arkansas and  Kip Moore of Nashville.

    April 4, 2014 1 Photo 1 Story

  • Vigo County Jail Log: April 4, 2014

    The following individuals were booked into the Vigo County Jail by area law enforcement on Thursday and Friday, based on jail records.

    April 4, 2014

  • Indiana DNR warns against ‘rescuing’ baby animals

    INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — The Indiana Department of Natural Resources is warning Hoosiers not to try and rescue what might seem like abandoned baby animals scampering around Indiana this spring.

    April 4, 2014

  • MET040314 weather students.jpg Under water

    Possible flooding and high winds were expected to enter the Wabash Valley by this morning, and officials are warning the public to take precautions and to avoid driving on flooded roads.

    April 3, 2014 3 Photos 1 Story

  • MET040314 highwater.jpg Several states still face weather concerns

    A band of severe weather stretched across a swath of the Midwest and South on Thursday, with hailstorms in Texas, Oklahoma and Arkansas following a small tornado in suburban St. Louis.

    April 3, 2014 1 Photo 1 Story

  • House votes for 40-hour workweek

    The U.S. House of Representatives voted 248 to 179 on Thursday in favor of a bill that would repeal the 30-hour definition of full-time employment in the Affordable Care Act and replaces it with the traditional 40-hour definition.

    April 3, 2014

  • MET040314 concealed newport.jpg Guns: conceal-carry on campus

    The possibility of allowing concealed weapons on the Indiana State University campus was a hot topic of discussion Thursday night at a “Politics and Pizza” event at Cunningham Memorial Library.

    April 3, 2014 2 Photos

  • MET 122213 BRETT POINT.jpg Eldredge still seeks votes for Artist of Year

    Fans who want to see country music artist Brett Eldredge of Paris, Ill., take home the New Artist of the Year award at this year’s Academy of Country Music Awards have until Sunday to cast their votes.

    April 3, 2014 1 Photo 1 Story

  • Man faces charges after incident with child

    An incident at a Terre Haute motel resulted in the arrest of a man accused of snatching a child.
    Timothy R. Blazier, 49, was unable to appear in Vigo Superior Court 1 on Wednesday,

    April 3, 2014 1 Story

  • Flooding, high winds could hit Wabash Valley

    Possible flooding and high winds could enter the Wabash Valley in the next 24 hours, and officials are warning the public to take precautions.

    April 3, 2014

  • UPDATE: I-74 westbound lanes open, eastbound still closed after crash

    Both westbound lanes of Interstate 74 near milepost 197.5 are now open to traffic, but the eastbound lanes remain closed following a crash earlier today, Illinois State Police stated in a news release issued about 1 p.m. CDT.

    April 3, 2014 1 Story

  • Screening of ‘The Magnificent Ambersons’ April 5

    As part of the 2014 Wabash Valley Big Read, a screening of Orson Welles’ 1942 film “The Magnificent Ambersons” will be shown at 2 p.m. Saturday, in the Community Theatre of Terre Haute at 25th and Washington streets.

    April 3, 2014

  • UPDATE: I-74 lane closures, traffic delays ongoing after crash

    Motorists should be alert to continuing traffic delays on Interstate 74 following a multiple-vehicle crash this morning.

    April 3, 2014 1 Story

  • 2 men trying to change Indiana state bird

    FORT WAYNE, Ind. (AP) — Two northern Indiana men have started a grassroots campaign to change the state bird to the white-breasted nuthatch.

    April 3, 2014

  • Vigo County Jail Log: April 3, 2014

    The following individuals were booked into the Vigo County Jail by area law enforcement on Wednesday and Thursday, based on jail records.

    April 3, 2014

  • MET040214 taylor.jpg Faintly, the fine print

    In the warm sunlight bathing the front porch of Margaret Taylor’s South 14th Street home, faint boxes are barely visible on her absentee ballot for the May 6 Democratic Party primary.

    April 2, 2014 2 Photos

  • BucshonLarry .jpg Hoosiers in Congress push health law change

    The U.S. House of Representatives is expected to vote today on a bill that would repeal the 30-hour definition of full-time employment in the Affordable Care Act and restore the traditional 40-hour definition.

    April 2, 2014 2 Photos

  • MET040214 alley.jpg Alley width leads to tabling of variance on housing project

    A request for a zero lot-line setback for the Indiana State University housing project in the 500 block of Wabash Avenue has been tabled pending additional information.

    April 2, 2014 1 Photo

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