|Eclipse Descends Upon the ValleyWIBQ / 1 h. 35 min. ago more|
Paris, Ill (WIBQ) - The highly anticipated solar eclipse has come and gone, and in the process drew a lot of traffic to the southern Illinois area where coverage was 100%. Here in Eastern Illinois and Western Indiana coverage was closer to 94%. Of course all viewing was weather permitting as many communities in the area had their view obstructed by a series of small thunderstorms. Despite the weather folks came out in droves to see the rare solar event. A big thank you to Andy Clark of Edgar County for taking the attached pictures.
|Weekend Accident North of Mattoon, ILWIBQ / 1 h. 52 min. ago more|
Mattoon, Ill (WIBQ) - First responders were called to a two vehicle accident Saturday morning on County Highway 18 north of Mattoon. The Coles County Sheriff’s Department says the accident occurred approximately one mile west of US Route 45 when 31-year-old Amber Cutright, of Greenup, IL, dosed off and crossed into the path of 57-year-old Terry Williams of Humboldt. Both drivers required medical treatment. Cutright was treated and released, however Williams’ condition is not known.
|Board Considers Other Options To Fix SchoolsWIBQ / 2 h. 11 min. ago more|
Vigo County, Ind (WIBQ) – The Vigo County School Board met last night (Monday 8/21/17) to look a more options to improve the three high schools. All have major problems with plumbing, wiring and technology. Currently the board is looking a remodeling North, South and West Vigo High schools, replacing them or some combination of the two. Fanning Howey is the architect the corporation has hired for these projects and they presented two other options last night for all to consider. Those options include adding another high school on the east side, making for four high schools in Vigo County. Another option would be to build a mega-school, which would ultimately get rid of North and South all together. No costs or decisions were made at Monday's meeting. A next step might be a community survey.
|Standoff Ends Peacefully With No Charges FiledWIBQ / 2 h. 15 min. ago more|
Terre Haute, Ind (WIBQ) – Terre Haute Police arrest a man after a standoff yesterday (Mon 8/21/17) in the area around 15th and Locust Streets. Around 1 p.m. a Hamilton Center caseworker tried to reach a client but was unable to make contact with the person so police were called in to make a wellbeing check. Officers report that they thought they hear gunshots inside so the special response team was called in. The man inside spoke to his mother and a short time later police forced their way in to the home. No evidence of firearms or gunshots was found. The individual was taken to Hamilton Center for evaluation. Police say that no charges will be filed.
|Man Accused Of Making Bombs Has Trial DelayedWIBQ / 2 h. 18 min. ago more|
Terre Haute, Ind (WIBQ) – A delay in the trial of a West Terre Haute man found with bomb making material in his home Justin Vangilder of West Terre Haute is facing federal charges of illegally possessing weapons and ammunition. The FBI found the materials in his home in April. He will now go to trial in November. Vangilder was previously convicted in southern Illinois of having an unregistered explosive in 2014.
|Bennett: Gatherings made Monday's eclipse a success, despite cloudsTerre Haute News / 2 h. 28 min. ago more|
Tribune-Star/Mark BennettTogether: Bob and Judy Dillion of Prairieton hosted a family eclipse watch Monday, and used their eye gear to see the early stages of the solar eclipse. They are Darin Pemberton, Zak Pemberton, Justin Pemberton, Michelle Pemberton, and Bob and Judy Dillion.
|New lunch policy still hot topic of discussionTribune Star / 7 h. 47 min. ago more|
A parent who addressed the Vigo County School Board Monday asked board members and the district to be“more humane”when discussing people they believe can afford to pay for school lunches, but aren’t paying.“I would like to say can you re-think…
|State audit again raises concerns in Terre Haute | Local News ... - Terre Haute Tribune StarGoogle News / 7 h. 55 min. ago more|
State audit again raises concerns in Terre Haute | Local News ...Terre Haute Tribune StarFor the second time in less than two years, a state official has expressed“substantial doubt”about the city of Terre Haute's“ability to continue as a going concern.”and more »
|State audit again raises concerns in Terre HauteTribune Star / 8 h. 11 min. ago more|
For the second time in less than two years, a state official has expressed“substantial doubt”about the city of Terre Haute's“ability to continue as a going concern.”
|Cloudy day, coming rain limits Terre Haute's eclipse experienceTribune Star / 8 h. 16 min. ago more|
When incoming clouds obscured the eclipse as it approached 95 percent totality, sky watchers in Terre Haute had to settle for early glimpses of the moon crossing between the sun and earth.
|Eclipse shines through at Turkey RunTribune Star / 8 h. 31 min. ago more|
Every day at 2 p.m., naturalists at Turkey Run State Park present a program in the tiny 20-seat planetarium about the constellations. The indoor program was moved from its usual time Monday.
|Sheriff: Driver dies after car hits bridge pillarTribune Star / 8 h. 31 min. ago more|
One person died Monday morning when a car on U.S. 36 crashed and burned about 7:45 a.m.
|Police standoff ends without injuryTerre Haute News / 11 h. 8 min. ago more|
One man was taken into custody without injury after a standoff closed the area around Locust and 15th streets for a few hours Monday. Police said the incident began around 12:55 p.m. after a Hamilton Center caseworker tried to reach a client who hadn't been in contact.
|Terre Haute Standoff Ends Without InjuryWIBQ / 12 h. 37 min. ago more|
Terre Haute, IN (WIBQ) – A standoff with Terre Haute police ends without injury. The Terre Haute Special Response Team responded to a call of shots fired near 15th and Locust in Terre Haute just before 1pm Monday afternoon. Authorities were able to bring the standoff to an end around 3:30 pm. Police report that no local schools were effected and no injuries had been reported. The investigation remains ongoing at this time.
|Lee Trial PostponedWIBQ / 12 h. 40 min. ago more|
Vermillion County, IN (WIBQ) – The trial of the Vermillion County man accused of killing three teens in a car crash has been postponed. Ethan Lee is accused of killing three teens in a Cayuga car crash back in 2015. Lee’s trial was scheduled to begin Monday but the court rejected his reckless homicide plea agreement, forcing them to move the trial. Lee’s jury trial will now begin in November.
|Terre Haute police handling standoffTerre Haute News / 15 h. 37 min. ago more|
Terre Haute police are working a standoff in the area of 15th and Locust. City police spokesman Ryan Adamson said no one is hurt at this time.
|Hazardous weather possible today, tonight in Terre Haute areaTribune Star / 16 h. 44 min. ago more|
The National Weather Service says hazardous weather might hit the Terre Haute area today and tonight. Strong thunderstorms including gusty wind, lightning, heavy rain and small hail are possible.
|Terre Haute police handling standoff | News | tribstar.com - Terre Haute Tribune StarGoogle News / 17 h. 12 min. ago more|
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|Update: Police standoff ends without injuryTribune Star / 17 h. 25 min. ago more|
Terre Haute police are working a standoff in the area of 15th and Locust.
|Indiana businessman ordered to pay $1.3 million in SEC caseTerre Haute News / 17 h. 51 min. ago more|
The Indianapolis Business Journal reports that federal judge Jane Magnus-Stinson sided with the Securities and Exchange Commission on Friday and found that Tim Durham violated securities law. The SEC had asked that Magnus-Stinson order Durham to repay more than $200 million he acquired through ill-gotten gains.
|Update On Fatal Crash At Intersection Of US 36 And SR 63WIBQ / 21 h. 16 min. ago more|
Vermillion County, Ind (WIBQ) – Vermillion County Sheriff Mike Phelps says the driver of a 2004 BMW 3 series was killed this morning around 7:35 when the northbound car went off U.S. Highway 36 under the State Road 63 bridge and slammed into a pillar under the north bound bridge. The vehicle was engulfed in flames when police arrived. Witnesses told officers that the driver was not responsive before the fire. The vehicle is from Harrisburg, Pennsylvania and the driver has not yet been positively identified. __________________________________________________________________ Vermillion County, Ind (WIBQ) – One person was killed in an accident this morning around 7:45 a.m. on U.S. Highway 36 under the State Road 63 bridge in Vermillion County. Police say that the vehicle was traveling at a high rate of speed when it went off of the roadway and struck the support pillars of the bridge. The vehicle then caught fire. The driver, who is believed to be from out of state, was killed in the crash but has not been identified.
|One dead in fiery crash in Vermillion CountyTribune Star / 22 h. 10 min. ago more|
One person has died when a car went off eastbound U.S. 36 into a bridge column at Indiana 63 in Vermillion County about 7:45 a.m. today.
|Great Scot! Supermarkets closed in 1990Terre Haute News / 22 h. 25 min. ago more|
Tribune-Star/Austen LeakeHowdy: This sign that once hung in the Great Scot Supermarket was on display during Sunday's reunion. Tribune-Star/Austen LeakeStory time: Phyllis Quinn and Carol Holdren , talk about what they remember from their time at Great Scot Supermarket during Sunday's reunion.
|Can't see the solar eclipse? Tune in online or on TVTerre Haute News / 1 d. 2 h. 43 min. ago more|
An astronomer who specializes in solar imaging, he's been photographing eclipses for more than three decades, and will be using 14 cameras to capture the Aug. 21 celestial event. The cameras have solar filters to capture the eclipse in its partial phases, along with custom modifications that can photograph the corona and light wavelengths that are invisible to the human eye, allowing scientists to view and study the sun's temperature and composition in a way only possible during a total eclipse, he said.
|Teen seriously hurt in ATV crash in Sullivan CountyTerre Haute News / 1 d. 7 h. 9 min. ago more|
A 14-year-old boy was seriously hurt Saturday in an all-terrain vehicle crash near Hymera, in Sullivan County. The boy received serious head injuries when he lost control of the ATV he was driving while climbing a hill and the ATV rolled over, according to a news release from Indiana Conservation Officer Nathan Lutz.
|Can't see the solar eclipse? Tune in online or on TVTribune Star / 1 d. 7 h. 17 min. ago more|
Ronald Dantowitz has been looking forward to today’s solar eclipse for nearly 40 years.An astronomer who specializes in solar imaging, he’s been photographing eclipses for more than three decades, and will be using 14 cameras to capture the Aug. 21…
|VCSC board to discuss building optionsTribune Star / 1 d. 8 h. 2 min. ago more|
The Vigo County School Board will hear some new options as far as high school facilities when it meets at 6 p.m. Monday.
|Morton Marcus: Land use is a mayor's job oneTerre Haute News / 1 d. 11 h. 39 min. ago more|
What is the most important job of a mayor? Clearing the streets of snow? Garbage collection? Pot hole filling? Providing jobs? Enforcing the law and local codes? Certainly all of these are important tasks. Yet number one on my list is land use.
|Actor, comedian Jerry Lewis dies at 91Terre Haute News / 1 d. 16 h. 8 min. ago more|
Jerry Lewis, the rubber-faced comedian and director whose fundraising telethons became as famous as his hit movies, has died. Publicist Candi Cazau says Lewis passed away Sunday morning of natural causes at age 91 in Las Vegas with his family by his side.
|Vermillion County Man Arrested On Drug Related ChargersWIBQ / 1 d. 17 h. 36 min. ago more|
Vermillion County, Ind (WIBQ) – Vermillion County Police arrested a wanted man Saturday evening. 38 year old Samuel R. Strange of FairviewPark was arrested on a warrant out of Vermillion County Court stemming from a previous encounter with police. Strange was charged with Unlawful Possession of a Syringe, Operating a Vehicle While Intoxicated and multiple charges of possession of a controlled substance. He is being held at the Vermillion County Jail on $10,000.00 bond.
|Police Say Distracted Caused Fatal I-70 CrashWIBQ / 1 d. 17 h. 57 min. ago more|
Clark County, Ill (WIBQ) – One person was killed in a multi-car accident on I-70 on Clark County, Ill Friday night. Illinois State Police say it happened around 5p.m. in the east bound lanes of I-70 around mile marker 141, between Martinsville, and Marshall. Police say that 74-year-old Raymond Johnson, from Orange, Connecticut, died in the crash that involved seven vehicles including two were semis. Several others were seriously injured. Illinois State Police say 66-year-old Wayne Kauffman of Oakland, Maryland was driving one of the semi-trucks and they have charged him with aggravated reckless driving, and for using an electronic communication device causing the crash.
|Teen Critically Injured In Sullivan County ATV CrashWIBQ / 1 d. 18 h. 12 min. ago more|
Hymera, Ind (WIBQ) - Indiana Conservation Officers responded to an ATV crash Saturday afternoon around 3:30 on private property near Hymera. The ATV was being driven by a 14 year old boy who suffered serious head injuries when he lost control of the vehicle while climbing a hill and the machine to rolled over. He was airlifted to MethodistHospital in Indianapolis where he is still listed in critical condition as of Sunday morning. A 15 year old passenger received minor injuries. Indiana Conservation Officers located the boys based off of the GPS coordinates of an emergency cell phone call placed by the passenger after the crash. Police say that no helmets were in use at the time of the crash which violates a new law that went into effect on July 1st. That law requires all off road vehicle users under the age of 18 to wear a DOT approved helmet while driving or riding.
|Vermillion County Police Arrest One And Search For Another After ChaseWIBQ / 1 d. 18 h. 33 min. ago more|
Vermillion County, Ind (WIBQ) – Vermillion County Police have arrested one person and are still searching for another after chasseing what may have been a stolen car. Vermillion County Sheriff Mike Phelps says that officers chased the vehicle after it went by them fishtailing and then sped away. The driver of the vehicle tried to elude officers by driving through two separate corn fields the area of 200 E & 1650 S. Eventually officers arrested a passenger, 35 year old Shane Nolan of Clinton. Police have not yet located the driver that they believe is from Rockville. The vehicle involved was a gray 1998 Ford Focus and belongs to a resident of Rockville who has not yet been identified by police. Anyone with information is urged to contact the Vermillion County Sheriff’s Office.
|Clay County USDA Service Center relocatesTerre Haute News / 1 d. 20 h. 37 min. ago more|
Included in the move are the Farm Service Agency, Natural Resource Conservation District, Indiana State Department of Agriculture and Clay County Soil and Water Conservation District.
|Don't get schooled, get smart about Social SecurityTerre Haute News / 2 d. 0 h. 58 min. ago more|
Your summer job might be ending soon. You might even hold a part time job while you're in school.
|Eclipse glasses the rare commodity of August '17Terre Haute News / 2 d. 5 h. 20 min. ago more|
Tribune-Star/Sue LoughlinWaiting: On Saturday, people again waited in line at Baesler's in hopes of another shipment of eclipse glasses. The store took names and numbers so people didn't have to wait for a long time.
|ABC Supply Co. Inc. opens branch in Terre HauteTerre Haute News / 2 d. 9 h. 44 min. ago more|
Professional contractors in the Wabash Valley will now have access to more convenient resources and solutions for their businesses with the opening of an ABC Supply Co. Inc. branch in Terre Haute.
|Ivy Tech Terre Haute to offer ServSafe courses this fallTerre Haute News / 2 d. 9 h. 44 min. ago more|
Courses will be offered at the Center for Workforce Development, 1700 E. Industrial Drive in Terre Haute, and at the Parke County Learning Center, 519 N. Lincoln Road in Rockville. The ServSafe program is the restaurant and food service industry's leading food safety training solution.
|Ivy Tech Terre Haute to offer ServSafe courses this fall - Terre Haute Tribune StarGoogle News / 2 d. 11 h. 13 min. ago more|
Ivy Tech Terre Haute to offer ServSafe courses this fallTerre Haute Tribune StarIvy Tech Community College Terre Haute will begin its fall ServSafe certification classes starting Sept. 7. Courses will be offered at the Center for Workforce Development, 1700 E. Industrial Drive in Terre Haute, and at the Parke County Learning ...
|Sycamores return to Terre Haute - Terre Haute Tribune StarGoogle News / 3 d. 7 h. 34 min. ago more|
Terre Haute Tribune StarSycamores return to Terre HauteTerre Haute Tribune StarTribune-Star/Austen LeakeMoving in: Aireon Jones, an Indiana State incoming freshman from Indianapolis, pushes his cart into Blumberg Hall during Friday's move-in. Austen Leake. Sycamores return to Terre Haute. Tribune-Star/Austen LeakeGetting ...and more »
|Linton Police Look For Bank RobberWIBQ / 3 d. 8 h. 46 min. ago more|
Linton, Ind (WIBQ) – Green County Police are investigating a Friday afternoon bank robbery. Police say that a white male wearing a blue shirt robbed the Linton Bloom Bank and fled in a grey vehicle that was parked behind a nearby McDonald’s. If you have information, contact the Linton Police Department at 812-847-4411, or your local law enforcement agency.
|Terre Haute Man Accused Of Raping Former GirlfriendWIBQ / 3 d. 8 h. 53 min. ago more|
Terre Haute, Ind (WIBQ) – A Terre Haute man has been arrested on charges of rape and criminal confinement. 23-year-old David Gilbert was arrested on Wednesday this week (8/16/17) after he allegedly entered the home of an ex-girlfriend on Monday (8/14/17) and forced her to perform acts in her home. The victim told police that Gilbert had threatened to rape her in the past. He will appear in court on Monday (8/21/17).
|Air Shows Return To Terre Haute With A Famous Line Up - MyWabashValleyGoogle News / 3 d. 15 h. 34 min. ago more|
MyWabashValleyAir Shows Return To Terre Haute With A Famous Line UpMyWabashValleyToday, officials announced the local airport will be the host for the 2018 Terre Haute Air Show. This is something that local folks have enjoyed in the past but the new reboot of the show is coming with some popular high flying acts. "But there is not ...Council to discuss Terre Haute finances in special meetingTerre Haute Tribune StarThe Terre Haute Air Show To Return After 11 Year Hiatus93.1 WIBC IndianapolisDate Selected For Return of Terre Haute Air ShowInside INdiana BusinessU.S. News & World Reportall 12 news articles »
|Suspended Terre Haute police officer pleads guilty to two misdemeanor counts - Terre Haute Tribune StarGoogle News / 3 d. 18 h. 2 min. ago more|
Terre Haute Tribune StarSuspended Terre Haute police officer pleads guilty to two misdemeanor countsTerre Haute Tribune StarA suspended Terre Haute police officer arrested in a 2015 domestic battery incident has pleaded guilty to misdemeanor charges of battery and intimidation. Danial Armentrout took the stand this morning in Vigo Superior Court 3 to admit guilt to criminal ...Terre Haute police officer pleads guilty to battery, intimidationWISH-TVPlea Deal For Suspended Terre Haute OfficerWIBQMan Receives Sentence For Firearm ChargeMyWabashValleyall 18 news articles »
|Todd Young Visits Terre Haute - MyWabashValleyGoogle News / 4 d. 13 h. 52 min. ago more|
MyWabashValleyTodd Young Visits Terre HauteMyWabashValleyTerre Haute, IN - It was a day of meet and greet in Terre Haute for Indiana's freshman Senator. Republican Todd Young addressed local business leaders at a Chamber of Commerce luncheon. He started of talking about the current national tension generated ...US Senator Todd Young condemns 'hate, bigotry and violence" in CharlottesvilleTerre Haute Tribune Starall 2 news articles »
|Terre Haute holds vigil for Charlottesville following deadly weekend - Terre Haute Tribune StarGoogle News / 8 d. 7 h. 35 min. ago more|
Terre Haute Tribune StarTerre Haute holds vigil for Charlottesville following deadly weekendTerre Haute Tribune StarOthers held signs reading “No hate in Haute,” “Silence is betrayal,” “Call bigotry by its name” and more. But mostly they gathered together. At least 150 people rallied Sunday night in a show of Terre Haute's solidarity with another college town more ..."Solarize Terre Haute" Here to HelpMyWabashValleySolar Initiative Looks For September Contracts In Terre HauteIndiana Public Mediaall 13 news articles »
|Group opens first-of-kind shelter in Terre Haute - Terre Haute Tribune StarGoogle News / 10 d. 8 h. ago more|
Terre Haute Tribune StarGroup opens first-of-kind shelter in Terre HauteTerre Haute Tribune StarReach Veteran Services of Terre Haute is opening a first-of-its-kind homeless shelter for veterans that aims to address root causes of chronic homelessness. The Stevean Blade Memorial Shelter will open Sept. 1 at 621 Poplar St. and will be able to ...
|State to Terre Haute: Cut spending by $8M - Terre Haute Tribune StarGoogle News / 16 d. 8 h. 2 min. ago more|
State to Terre Haute: Cut spending by $8MTerre Haute Tribune StarState officials have imposed a nearly $8 million cut in the city of Terre Haute's general fund budget for this year. Mayor Duke Bennett said he is working with financial consultants to comply but such a massive reduction cannot be made in one year. The ...