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Past:
  • WTHR.com
  • WZZM 13 On Your Side

Past articles by Lauren:

Bloomington vigil held to remember student killed in hit and run

Two of Nate Stratton’s best friends organized the vigil on campus. → Read More

2 arrested in killing of longtime Indianapolis cab driver in Saturday morning shooting

Abdukadir Filanwaa was found shot to death in his taxi early Saturday morning near 11th and New Jersey streets. → Read More

Downtown Indianapolis bars Taps and Dolls, 247 Sky Bar close

The popular nightclubs, located on South Meridian Street, officially shut their doors last Thursday. → Read More

What to know about new COVID-19 subvariants driving up cases in Indiana

BA.5, a subvariant of omicron, accounts for nearly 54% of the country’s current cases and may be the most contagious version yet. → Read More

Higher gas, food costs taking bite out of food trucks’ profits

Right now, the average gas price in Indiana is still above five bucks a gallon and food prices have jumped 10 percent. → Read More

IMPD implements more crime fighting technology, including gunshot detection pilot program

The department plans to evaluate whether the systems help with response times and evidence collection. → Read More

2 children pulled from Greenwood retention pond

First responders were called to a neighborhood near US 31 and Smith Valley Road around 7:50 p.m. Wednesday. → Read More

Indianapolis mom gives away extra formula to parents in need

“I think it’s great that people are making groups and are reaching out and helping each other,” Netta Williams-Erby said. → Read More

Hoosiers who make a living behind the wheel hit hard by gas prices

Besides high fuel prices, one operator is dealing with a worker shortage and high vehicle prices. → Read More

‘Not just a one size fits all’ | Indianapolis school nurse celebrated during National Nurses Week

“I like to consider myself part social worker, part psychologist and mostly a nurse,” Maddie Watson said. → Read More

Town council presents Plainfield officer with Lifesaver Award

Matt Roberts was shot while trying to help a stranded driver on I-70 in Putnam County. → Read More

Indy mentor fights to make a difference as youth violence increases

Kareem Hines fights hard to make a difference in young men’s lives with a mentoring program he started in 2005. → Read More

Indiana media expert weighs in on Musk, Twitter deal

The deal would make the company private, but some say that’s not the only change expected to happen. → Read More

‘The worst I’ve ever seen' | Indiana umpires stretched thin as fear on the field keeps many away

A number of high school games have been canceled this season because of a shortage of umpires. → Read More

Umpire shortage cancels Indiana high school baseball games

High school baseball games are being canceled because of a lack of crews available to officiate the contests. → Read More

'I want the world to know I feel good' | IU Health coordinator, donor climbs Mt. Kilimanjaro to raise awareness

In 2018, Cristina Fontana gave a kidney to a stranger. This spring, she climbed to the summit of Mt. Kilimanjaro. → Read More

Indianapolis family shares importance of newborn screening after baby diagnosed with Pompe disease

Right now, newborn screening for Pompe disease is only required in about 30 states, according to NewSTEPs. → Read More

Investigative genealogy cracking Indiana cold cases

It’s something law enforcement couldn’t do a decade ago. → Read More

35 complaints in less than a year: Customers share troubling accusations against Mooresville dog daycare

13 Investigates has received complaints from former customers of a dog daycare in Mooresville. → Read More

Video of Hamilton County dog waiting for forever home goes viral on TikTok

Rocky has been looking for a family to adopt him for over a year. → Read More