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IU removes a misguideda black Santa display
BLOOMINGTON, Ind. A bulletin board meant to provoke discussions of racial stereotypes has been removed from an Indiana University residence hall after generating outrage on social media.
Mon Dec 02, 2013
Police Looking For Man Who Robbed Bloomington Taco Bell
According to Bloomington Police Sgt. Lucas Tate both Bloomington and Monroe County deputies were called to the restaurant on South Walnut Street at 11 p.m. Tate says a man pointed a silver semi-automatic handgun at employees and robbed the store of an undisclosed amount of money.
Entries bowl over art museum juror
Photography, pottery, paintings and more are on display at the 115th Annual Exhibition of Richmond & Area Artists.
Sun Dec 01, 2013
I-69 extension work readies ground for paving
Work on the next phase of Interstate 69, a 27-mile stretch between Bloomington and Crane, Indiana, is in full swing - but that doesn't mean any asphalt is being laid.
<![CDATA[Richmond, Ind. - Jean Stevens, age 79, formerly of Richmond, died Thursday (November 28, 2013) in Bloomington, Indiana. She was born in Richmond on December 5, 1933 to Guthrie Sr. and Zolene Kirtz Stevens and was raised by her mother and by her step-father, Clarence Dorsey. She had lived in Richmond all of her life before moving to Bloomington, Indiana in 2009. Jean was a lady of strong faith and lived her life in accordance with Proverbs 3:5-6: "Trust in the Lord with all your heart and lean not on your own understanding. In all your ways submit to Him, and He will make your paths straight." She leaves to cherish her memory her son, Todd Stevens of Bloomington, Indiana; 2 grandchildren, including Elliot Todd Stevens; former daughter-in-law, Rachelle Stevens; aunt and uncle, Thelma and William O. Ross; 2 great grandchildren and cousins. Services will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Wednesday (December 4, 2013) in Riggle - Waltermann Mortuary. Rev. Paul Mingus will officiate. Burial will be in Earlham Cemetery. Friends may call on Wednesday (December 4, 2013) from 12:00 noon to 2:00 p.m. at the funeral home. www.riggle-waltermann.com
Black Friday sales total at $9 billion - lower than last year because of Thanksgiving sales
U.S. shoppers spent $9.74 billion on Black Friday, the day after Thanksgiving. That's a drop of 13.2 per cent compared with last year, according to data released on Saturday by research firm ShopperTrak.
Sat Nov 30, 2013
Purdue shows promise in 56-36 loss at...
Purdue's Akeem Hunt is brought down by Indiana's David Cooper during the first half of an NCAA college football game Saturday, Nov. 30, 2013, in Bloomington, Ind.
Ind. man killed by police faced arrest warrant
A southern Indiana man fatally shot Thursday by police had allegedly violated his probation in connection with the 2007 killings of two men whose bodies were found stuffed into barrels.
Fri Nov 29, 2013
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Officials with the Indiana State Police Post in Bloomington say one person is dead after a shooting in Brown County.
Thu Nov 28, 2013
Caver who died in Harrison is remembered as skilled expert
When Tim McLain's family lays him to rest Saturday near Indianapolis, the state's most passionate cavers will gather to say good-bye to a longtime friend.
Wed Nov 27, 2013
Bisard denies being drunk at time of 2010 crash
Former Indianapolis Metro Police Officer David Bisard insists he was not drunk on the day of a deadly crash.
Tue Nov 26, 2013
After food stamp cuts, US food banks struggle to meet demand
Food banks across the country are bracing for what has become an annual occurrence during this season: a spike in demand as millions of Americans struggle to put holiday meals on their tables.
Mon Nov 25, 2013
Storage Express Adds Fifth Indianapolis-Area Self-Storage Facility to Its Portfolio
Bloomington, Ind.-based Storage Express has acquired Store N Lock self-storage in Indianapolis, bringing its total number of locations in the Indy Metro area to five.
Sun Nov 24, 2013
Anniversary: Ray Roepke & Rebekah (Bruton) Roepke
They were blessed with three sons, Mark and his wife Mical, Brad and his wife Sherry, and Kevin and his wife Nancy.
Fri Nov 22, 2013
Evansville Courier & Press
Bloomington craftswomen help beverages go green
In the process of learning new skills and making items to sell, the members of Between Stitches are creating environmentally friendly wares.
Silver Alert issued for Bloomington man
An Indianapolis man has been charged in two home robberies on the city's north side.
IMPD charges man in two home invasions
The head of the National Highway Transportation Safety Administration says government regulators relied on "pushing and prodding and threats and yelling" to convince Chrysler to initiate a recall of older-model Audio tape exposes government concern about controversial Jeep recall plan and top regulator admits Chrysler executives "weren't going to ... (more)
Thu Nov 21, 2013
Retired Bloomington Police Officer And Wife Win $3.5 Million
Richard McMurry and his wife Shirley are lifelong Bloomington residents who've been playing the same six numbers since 1990.