Topic – Local News

WASHINGTON — A railroad strike is imminent unless a labor deal can be reached between labor unions and rail companies. However, there is a third option, which would see Congress intervening and having lawmakers essentially approve a labor deal negotiated by the White House earlier this year on behalf of both parties. That would basically […]

ST. JOSEPH COUNTY — A St. Joseph County police officer has been arrested and suspended from duty after crashing his police car Sunday night. Officer Coty Hoffman was driving his police car off-duty when he hit someone’s mailbox.  He then called a supervisor to report the incident, who thought Hoffman’s speech sounded slow. Hoffman was […]

INDIANAPOLIS — As the time draws closer to Christmas, many organizations are hoping to help those in need. If you have been looking to give back this holiday, there are a variety of ways you can do it around central Indiana.  A few options are listed below: The Salvation Army’s Angel Trees What – The […]

INDIANAPOLIS — A federal appeals court has decided to end a temporary injunction on an Indiana law requiring the humane disposal of remains of aborted fetuses. The law had been challenged by pro-choice groups saying it violates the Fourteen Amendment. It requires abortion providers to dispose of fetal remains through cremation or a proper burial. […]

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. — It’s about that time to start thinking about getting a Christmas tree. That’s if you are wanting to do the traditional thing and get a live Christmas tree for your living room this holiday season. But one thing Hoosiers are starting to notice is that Christmas trees are a lot more […]

INDIANAPOLIS — One person has finally been sentenced in a 2019 murder. Monday, the Marion County Prosecutor’s Office announced Fernando Bornstein will spend 55 years in prison for the murder of Meliton Salazar near downtown Indianapolis. It was October 9th, 2019, when police arrived at the area of West Washington Street and South White River […]

ZIONSVILLE, Ind. — A former Zionsville substitute teacher has been found guilty of two counts of child seduction. Shawn Martin II, 28, had sex with a juvenile in November of 2020 off school property, according to a document released by Boone County Prosecuting Attorney Kent Eastwood. The prosecution team said Martin used his position of […]

STATEHOUSE — Legislative leaders in the Indiana Statehouse said during Organization Day earlier this month that you could see some movement on decriminalizing some sort of marijuana use in Indiana. House Speaker Todd Huston (R) left things vague on the subject, but rest assured one person whose position has not changed on the subject is […]

INDIANAPOLIS — Certain harmful bacteria found in the mouth could be tied to serious illnesses, namely cancer, diabetes, heart disease, and Alzheimer’s disease. WISH TV reports that a new study ties some mouth bacteria to lethal infections, and these bacteria are not always found during routine dental exams.  A buildup of the bacteria could connect […]

INDIANAPOLIS — IMPD is investigating an early Saturday-morning homicide. Officers were called to a home on South Temple Avenue, where they found a man who had been shot.  The Indianapolis Fire Department arrived, and he was pronounced dead. As of Saturday afternoon, no one has been arrested in connection with this incident.  The Marion County […]