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A Christmas miracle: Indiana baby born on the same day as her parents

WEST LAFAYETTE (WTHR) — Sean and Amber Kelly got quite the Christmas present, when their bundle of joy was born on the same day they were. You read that right…. Read more »

Beech Grove athletic director, coach dies from brain cancer

Beech Grove’s beloved athletic director and basketball coach has passed away after his years-long battle with brain cancer. Matt English had been a part of the school district since 2008… Read more »

Hoosier firefighters at increased risk for dying of cancer, according to new study

Cancer is the biggest killer of firefighters across the nation, according to the International Association of Firefighters, and a new report from IUPUI says Hoosier firefighters are at an increased… Read more »

Community Hospital East offers free flu shots through Friday

INDIANAPOLIS — An Indianapolis hospital is offering free flu shots to Hoosiers this week as health officials say the flu season is already underway. Community Health Network is offering the… Read more »

17-year-old meets UPS driver who saved him while choking

PLAINFIELD, Ind.- A teenager finally got the chance to say thank you to the delivery driver who saved his life. Last week, 17-year-old Cody Kennedy had close call when started… Read more »

Plainfield Walmart warehouse employee exposed to tuberculosis at work

PLAINFIELD, Ind. — An employee at a Walmart warehouse in Plainfield, Indiana received a letter saying she was exposed to tuberculosis at work — but she never heard anything from her employer…. Read more »

Cancer group changes guidelines, says you should get colonoscopy at 45

The American Cancer Society has changed its colorectal cancer screening guidelines. The group said people should get a colonoscopy at age 45 instead of the previous recommendation of 50. Getting… Read more »

Thief swipes thousands from cancer research fundraiser

An Indianapolis dance studio is out about $3,000 after a thief made off with donations for a fundraiser. Workers at The Curtain Call Dance Center said someone came into the… Read more »

Cardiologists warn not to ignore these symptoms

  In the movies, it’s not unusual for a character having a heart attack to dramatically clutch his chest, then collapse in a heap. In real life, however, there are… Read more »

New CBD oil store to open in Kendallville

KENDALLVILLE, Ind. (WANE) – A pair of entrepreneurs are opening a store in Kendallville that will sell hemp CBD products. The Pure Dream at 121 South Main Street will be… Read more »