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Watford hitting stride with Mad Ants

An uptick in minutes has meant and uptick in production recently for former Indiana University standout Christian Watford of the Fort Wayne Mad Ants.

FILE - In this Sept. 21, 2010 file photo, a Cleveland police officer looks over bags of heroin at a news conference in Cleveland. As state officials in Ohio look to tackle the issue of prescription drug abuse, the number of opiate overdose deaths in Ohio's largest county in one year mirrors the total statewide a decade ago.  The Plain Dealer in Cleveland reports most Cuyahoga County communities have been affected by deaths from prescription painkillers or the street drug heroin. (AP Photo/Amy Sancetta, File)

Coroners could see new protocols and the state would pay

The 2017 Indiana General Assembly is already addressing the opiate epidemic that’s taken over the state. Legislators want the state Department of Health to get a better idea as to how bad the problem is.

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FBI executes search warrant at Muncie City Hall

An FBI spokesperson confirmed the agency is conducting “investigative activity in Muncie,” but declined to answer any questions on why or where the agents took the boxes.