Topic – Local News

INDIANAPOLIS — Governor Eric Holcomb has been hospitalized. Governor Holcomb went to the doctor Thursday for what he thought was the flu, according to press secretary Erin Murphy. Holcomb was eventually diagnosed pneumonia and is undergoing treatment. Murphy says Holcomb is responding well to the treatment. Lieutenant Governor Suzanne Crouch released a statement Friday: “I’ve […]

INDIANAPOLIS (WISH) — A second judge has blocked Indiana’s new abortion law from taking effect. The ruling on the near-total abortion ban came down late Thursday afternoon. A Marion County judge says the bill passed by the General Assembly and signed into law in August violates Indiana’s Religious Freedom Restoration Act, the state’s religious freedom […]

INDIANAPOLIS — FedEx pilots in Indianapolis are making it clear they are not happy with the current working conditions within the company. The pilots picketed outside the entrance to the Weir Cook Terminal at the Indianapolis International Airport and in Washington, D.C., to send a message to airline management that the time is now for […]

INDIANAPOLIS — Some have been saying it was a “clerical error,” and now the FBI is responding. You might have heard reports that tracking down a suspect in the Delphi case was delayed due to a “clerical error.”  FBI Indianapolis issued a response to those claims Thursday. The statement says: As stated in the past […]

INDIANAPOLIS — IMPD thinks they have found the man responsible for multiple robberies around the city, they announced Thursday. The department’s Covert Robbery Unit began looking into certain business robberies in December of 2021.  They found Jovonni Sanders to be a likely suspect. He was arrested in April.  Officers searched his home and car, where […]

WASHINGTON — The White House wants the deal to avoid a rail strike on the president’s desk by the weekend. The Biden administration says that time is of the essence as we get closer to a deadline to get a deal enacted, otherwise thousands of rail workers intend to strike which would shut down the […]

INDIANAPOLIS — A man from Indianapolis man, described as a “career drug dealer,” is headed back to prison after being convicted on multiple drug charges. Kevin Noel, 40, of Indianapolis, pled guilty to possession with intent to distribute fentanyl and possession of a firearm in furtherance of a drug trafficking crime. Indianapolis Metro Police officers […]

NATIONAL — Singer/songwriter and musician Christine McVie, known for being a member of Fleetwood Mac, has died at the age of 79. McVie wrote numerous songs, including the band’s “Say You Love Me” and “Songbird.”  The Brit also had a solo career and was inducted into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame with Fleetwood […]

INDIANAPOLIS — Just in time for Christmas, you and your family could win the ultimate downtown experience. Downtown Indy, Inc. and Indy’s Child are working together on the Downtown Indy Ultimate Overnight Sweepstakes. This sweepstakes is accepting names until December 10th.  After that time, a winning family will be selected. Winners will get a free […]

INDIANAPOLIS — IMPD is investigating a homicide that happened early Wednesday morning, and they need your help. Officers were called to Woods Crossing Drive around 2 a.m. after learning of a “person down.”  There, they found a man in the grass who had been shot. Indy’s Emergency Medical Services arrived and pronounced him dead.  He […]