Mugshot of Seth Coffing courtesy Indianapolis Metropolitan Police

Garrett basketball coach suspended after arrest

Garrett boys basketball coach Seth Coffing was arrested on battery charges at an Indianapolis nightclub hours after his Railroaders team played a game at Bankers Life Fieldhouse in Indianapolis early Sunday morning January 8.

A pedestrian shields herself from freezing rain in downtown Bartlesville, Okla., Friday,  Jan. 13, 2017. An ice storm is expected to hit the area today.   A winter storm that pounded northern California is descending upon the southern Plains, packing crippling ice accumulations and heavy rain that could cause widespread power outages and flooding.  (Mike Simons/Tulsa World via AP)

Freezing rain causes accidents, closures in southern Plains

A thick glaze of ice covered roads from Oklahoma to southern Illinois on Friday amid a winter storm that caused numerous wrecks, forced school cancellations, grounded flights and prompted dire warnings for people to stay home.

The interior of the Allen County Courthouse.

Restoration to water-damaged courthouse to begin

Murals in the rotunda dome of the Allen County Courthouse will be repaired and the stain glass in the dome will also be cleaned, restored and reinforced as part of the $348,000 project.

File photo.

Indiana health officials report uptick in flu activity

The Indiana State Department of Health issued a press release Friday about an increase in the number of flu-like illnesses being reported and that so far this season four deaths have been attributed to the flu.

FILE - In this June 24, 2015, file photo, afternoon rush our traffic moves along a highway in Phoenix.   (AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin, File)

Obama’s EPA moves to preserve gas mileage requirements

The move to dramatically raise the mpg average in the waning days of the Obama administration brought protests from the auto industry, which accused the agency of playing politics with a rushed determination.