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MARION COUNTY, Ind. — If you attended the solar eclipse event at the Children’s Museum of Indianapolis, you may have been exposed to measles. The Marion County Public Health Department says the April 8th event had one out-of-state visitor in attendance who was infected. No confirmed cases of measles in Marion County have been reported, […]

INDIANAPOLIS — Spring and fall are called transitional seasons for a reason. This week is a perfect example of that definition, say the weather experts. Sunday starts the week with chilly temperatures that drop down near freezing, creating the need for a frost advisory that will continue through Monday morning. But that’s when the forecast […]

MARION COUNTY, Ind. — When you send your kids to school, you want to be sure they’re safe. School police departments are key to keeping the kids safe, and that’s why one of the top cops in Indianapolis want school police departments supported. In a statement released Friday, Marion County Sheriff Kerry Forestal said he […]

INDIANAPOLIS — Police in Indianapolis arrested several people and collected a large amount guns and drugs this week. In a joint operation between Indianapolis Metro Police, Violent Crimes Task Force and SWAT, officers executed a search warrant at West 32nd Street. That operation led to the arrests of four men: John Whitfield, Deandre Miller, Arian […]

HENDRICKS COUNTY, Ind. — If you want to make a donation in honor of fallen Deputy Fred Fislar, police want to make sure you’re using a legitimate link. Scammers will try and take advantage of any situation, even remembering the life of a fallen officer. That’s why the Hendricks County Sheriff’s Office has established an […]

INDIANAPOLIS — Rescue crews are still working to find two people who went missing on the White River. The kayaks belonging to two people were found Tuesday night. Witnesses say the kayakers capsized on the White River near 16th Street in Indianapolis. As of Wednesday evening, rescue crews were still searching. Additional conservation officers with […]

INDIANAPOLIS — Police in Indianapolis have made an arrest in a 2020 homicide. It was the morning of October 30th, 2020, when Indianapolis Metro Police found the body of Rashaad Germany Jr. in a yard on Ashland Avenue near East 34th Street and North Shadeland Avenue. Germany had been shot and left laying. It took […]

LAWRENCE, Ind. — Police in Lawrence have made an arrest in a triple murder case. Malik Shaw, 24, of Indianapolis, was arrested Monday, April 15th. Lawrence Police Deputy Chief Travis Cline in a Tuesday press release credited the teamwork between Lawrence, Indianapolis Metro Police, the ATF, and Indiana Crime Guns Task Force. It was just […]

STATEWIDE — Last year was a wake-up call for those in higher education, says Commissioner Chris Lowery. This year, he believes Indiana is on the right track. In Monday’s State of Higher Education Address, Commissioner Lowery said Indiana has made significant improvements when it comes to college accessibility and graduation rates. Lowery hopes to continue […]

STATEWIDE — You may have heard Indiana Attorney General Todd Rokita call for abortion records to be made public. His opponent says absolutely not. In an opinion issued Thursday, Attorney General Rokita, a Republican who recently filed for re-election, said “terminated pregnancy records” should be made public to make sure people performing abortions are following […]