The Kokomo Police Department is commemorating Fallen Officers Memorial Day this Friday with a ceremony honoring those officers who have given the ultimate sacrifice while in the line of duty.

Investigators with the Howard County Sheriff's Department, along with the Howard County Coroner's Office, are investigating two deaths that occurred Thursday morning at a residence near Greentown. 

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FILE - In this Jan. 19, 2021 file photo, Indiana Gov. Eric Holcomb delivers his State of the State address virtually, in Indianapolis. Indiana's attorney general Todd Rokita took aim Friday, May 1, 2021, at Gov. Holcomb's attempt to block a new law giving state legislators more authority to …

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Indiana will drop out of the federal program providing an extra $300 in weekly payments to unemployed workers and other programs that expanded unemployment benefits during the COVID-19 pandemic, the governor announced Monday.

Officials with the Howard County Jail are moving forward with installing a new material inside the facility's two padded cells that will replace the original pads put in when the jail opened.

The large parking area at the local General Motors Components Holdings facility will soon serve as a storage area for vehicles that have been produced but are waiting for a microchip until shipping out to dealerships.

Tipton, IN — Tipton- based puzzle manufacturer, Package Right, has achieved the highest standard of international quality management with its International Standards Organization (ISO) certification.

Indiana Landmarks and Indiana Farm Bureau welcome nominations for the 2021 John Arnold Award for Rural Preservation. The award recognizes the preservation and continued use of historic farm buildings in Indiana. Since it was established in 1992, owners of 30 historic farms all over the state…

BUNKER HILL — An inmate at Miami Correctional Facility faces a felony charge of aggravated battery after police say he stabbed a corrections officer last month in the chest through a broken cell window.

When comedian Dan West heard that the Kokomo Shrine Club, like many businesses and organizations, was in trouble due to the COVID-19 pandemic, he decided he needed to find a way to help. West, who is known for his comedy as well as bringing comedic talent to Kokomo, has organized a live come…

PERU — Troopers at the Indiana State Police Peru Post stood at attention Tuesday morning during a memorial service honoring the 47 employees who have died in the line of duty, including four from the Peru post.

The Kokomo Police Department is commemorating Fallen Officers Memorial Day this Friday with a ceremony honoring those officers who have given the ultimate sacrifice while in the line of duty.

Two Kokomo men are now under arrest after what police believe was their involvement in a shooting over the weekend just outside of a local restaurant.

Indiana University Kokomo students will get to walk the stage at graduation but due to the coronavirus, friends and family will have to watch at home.

GREENTOWN — ENGIE, a French multinational electric utility company, has filed an application for a special exemption to operate a solar farm outside of Greentown dubbed Emerald Green Solar Farm, starting in motion a process that will ultimately decide whether or not the project will happen or not.

Providing resources and assistance to Kokomo’s homeless population since May 1993, Coordinated Assistance Ministries Inc. — also known as C.A.M. — is preparing to celebrate its annual “C.A.M. Sunday” later this month.

Local union officials say they are dismayed by General Motors' announcement to invest $1 billion in Mexico after pushing the company for months to bring new work to the Kokomo facility, including manufacturing semiconductor chips to help during the global shortage.

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