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Marion County Newswire

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  1. Surge of methamphetamine hitting Indianapolis neighborhoodsRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | WANE-TV Fort Wayne

    ... in rural areas outside the city. "Generally, we think of meth as consumed in the doughnut counties rather than Marion County, while heroin and weed are equal-opportunity offenders," Watson said. Watson said addicts will sometimes use heroin and meth ...

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  2. Surge of methamphetamine hitting Indianapolis neighborhoodsRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | The Tribune

    ... in rural areas outside the city. "Generally, we think of meth as consumed in the doughnut counties rather than Marion County, while heroin and weed are equal-opportunity offenders," Watson said. Watson said addicts will sometimes use heroin and meth ...

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  3. Most Indiana Youth Convicted Of Murder Get Adult SentenceRead the original story

    Sunday | WBIW-AM Bedford

    Indiana Department of Correction data shows the vast majority of youths found guilty of murder in the state are sentenced as adults. Marion County prosecutor's office spokeswoman Peg McLeish tells the Indianapolis Star that prosecutors consider the specific circumstances when deciding whether to waive a child to adult court.

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  4. Three people shot during party at park in Marion County, IndianaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | WDRB-TV Louisville

    Indiana Conservation Officers are investigating after a shooting during a party at a rental cottage at Fort Harrison State Park. Three people were injured in the shooting, and are currently stable at local hospitals.

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  5. WISH-TVRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 25, 2014 | WISH-TV Indianapolis

    An IMPD officer got a new car from the city on Friday, marking a turning point in the life of Officer Santos Cortez. INDIANAPOLIS - The NRA Convention is the reason why a number of gun control advocates from around the country are also gathered in In INDIANAPOLIS - The city of Indianapolis has announced that a location has been determined for the site of the new Marion County Justi CARMEL, Ind.

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  6. Most Indiana youths convicted of murder get adult sentenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 23 | WLFI-TV West Lafayette

    Indiana Department of Correction data shows the vast majority of youths found guilty of murder in the state are sentenced as adults. Marion County prosecutor's office spokeswoman Peg McLeish told the Indianapolis Star that prosecutors consider the specific circumstances when deciding whether to waive a child to adult court.

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  7. Mass transit referendum puts plenty on (red) lineRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | Daily Reporter

    ... and Madison. Indy voters are being asked to raise their local option income tax by .25 percent to fund the Marion County part of the plan. Estimated cost? At least $400 million for physical structure and equipment and $108 million a year in ...

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  8. Kenyan wins Mini-MarathonRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | WTHR-TV Indianapolis

    ... they trained for. A special concern in this year's race was H1N1 (swine) flu . Two cases were confirmed in Marion County schoolchildren Friday, forcing two schools to close next week. As a precautionary service the 500 Festival is offering gloves ...

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  9. Ind. Decisions - Still more on: Institute for Justice files suit...Read the original story

    Friday Jul 22 | Indiana Law Blog

    Updating this ILB post from Feb. 10, 2016 , and this follow-up from the next day, last evening the Institute for Justice send out a news release headed "Challenge to Policing for Profit in Indianapolis Will Move Forward: Marion County judge rejects city and state's request to dismiss case." Here are some quotes: Indianapolis-Earlier this week, Judge Thomas Carroll of the Marion County Superior Court rejected the government's effort to dismiss a lawsuit challenging the power of police and prosecutors in Indianapolis to "police for profit."

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  10. What's in your pool water?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | WTHR-TV Indianapolis

    ... "I vacuum it out about once or twice a week and put chlorine in it about once a week," said Charis Lavine of Marion County. "Last year, it took me three times to fill the pool up because of the rusty water. So even though I look at it and say that ...

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  11. Heat-related illness cases double in IndianapolisRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | WTHR-TV Indianapolis

    The Marion County Public Health Department says at least 60 people have visited Indianapolis hospitals with heat-related ailments during the first four days of this week. That's double the number of heat related emergency department patients typically seen in the summer.

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  12. Men posing as street workers rob Indianapolis seniorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | WISH-TV Indianapolis

    Men posing as Marion County street workers are targeting seniors, according to Indianapolis police. The suspects struck last month, and they hit again Wednesday afternoon.

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  13. City of Indianapolis lists resource centers to shelter from heatRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | WTHR-TV Indianapolis

    ... have an air conditioned home. The Homeland Security Bureau will monitor the situation with our partners at the Marion County Health Department and other service agencies. If temperatures and the heat index climb to potentially hazardous levels, and ...

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  14. ARRESTS, 7/21/16Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 20 | The Tribune

    Justin Edward Callaway, 25, Indianapolis, Marion County warrant for criminal recklessness with a deadly weapon, hold, 2:30 p.m. Tuesday. This story appears in the print edition of The Tribune.

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  15. Martha DeanRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 20 | Columbia Magazine

    Martha Dean Brockman, 85, Adair Co., KY She was born in Adair County, KY and was a resident of Marion County, IN at the time of her death. She was the daughter of the late James A. And Mattie M. Beard Murrell and the widow of James Ores Murrell.

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  16. Indianapolis doctor to go to trial in reckless homicide caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 20 | WANE-TV Fort Wayne

    ... three counts of reckless homicide and 15 counts of issuing invalid prescription drugs by a practitioner. A Marion County trial court dismissed the reckless homicide counts in December. Prosecutors appealed. Marion County prosecutors say three ...

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  17. Indiana's TinderBox rolls out new brand, plans to hire 200+ at global headquartersRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 18 | Tribune-Star

    ... account management, development and sales positions, are expected to offer average salaries nearly double the Marion County average wage. Interested applicants can learn more and apply online. "From TinderBox's days as a startup in DeveloperTown, to ...

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  18. Software firm plans 272-job expansion under new nameRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 18 | Indianapolis Business News

    ... account management, development and sales. The jobs are expected to offer average salaries nearly double the Marion County average annual wage of about $55,000, according to the company. Tinderbox, which sells cloud-based sales-productivity ...

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  19. Man charged in shooting officera s home wants trial movedRead the original story

    Friday Jul 15 | Daily Journal

    A man accused of shooting at the home of an Indianapolis police officer days after a sniper killed five Dallas police officers told a judge Friday he doesn't believe he can get a fair trial in the Indianapolis area. March E. Ratney II, who was paroled from prison in June and whose court records indicate has threatened police before, told Marion Superior Court Commissioner James Snyder during a hearing that he wants to be tried outside of Marion County.

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  20. Man Kills 2 DOT Workers, Sues ContractorRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 15 | Construction Equipment

    Last Wednesday a jury in Marion County, Indiana found 22-year old Jordan D. Stafford of Fortville, Indiana, guilty in the deaths of two road construction workers in May 9, 2014. Stafford's truck slammed into a directional arrow board on I-69 during the morning commute and killed construction workers Coty DeMoss, 24, Noblesville, and Kenneth Duerson Jr., 49, Indianapolis.

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