Bloomington

BLOOMINGTON — Bloomington and Indiana University police have taken a man into custody who allegedly entered the city’s sewer system armed with a gun. The incident started when Bloomington Police Department officers were called to Seminary Park around 9:30 a.m. on the report of a man swinging a steel rod, according to a press release […]

INDIANAPOLIS — Indiana University (IU) is marking a major milestone in its push to ensure its student body encompasses many different backgrounds and cultures. IU says it set a record for the number of domestic students of color enrolled this year across all campuses, almost 25,000 students. WRTV spoke with three IU Bloomington students — […]

BLOOMINGTON — It’s back to school time and some college students are preparing for the first day back on campus. On the beautiful lime-stone campus of Indiana University in Bloomington, students are gearing up to return to in-person learning. David Johnson the university’s Vice Provost of Enrollment Management said, “We are super excited to be […]

BLOOMINGTON — Indiana University’s COVID-19 vaccine requirement remains in place after a federal judge upheld the school’s mandate early Monday. U.S. District Court Judge Damon R. Leichty issued a 101-page ruling denying a request for an injunction against the policy after eight IU students argued the vaccine mandate violates the Fourteenth Amendment, which includes the […]

BLOOMINGTON — Indiana University is offering incentives to encourage students, faculty and staff to get vaccinated and upload their verification cards. The prizes include a credit for the value of full-time in-state tuition for one student. For faculty and staff members, the grand prize winner will get season tickets for two to the Indianapolis Colts […]

BLOOMINGTON — Indiana University said it is investigating an incident that allegedly occurred at a fraternity Friday night. The school said in a statement that IU Police Department detectives, the Monroe County Prosecutor’s Office and federal authorities are investigating the incident at the Pi Kappa Phi fraternity that allegedly involved physical assault, along with anti-Semitic […]

Taking a page from the FBI’s COINTELPRO program of the 1960s, “intelligence analysts” from Mall of America in Bloomington, Minneapolis set up a fake Facebook account to…

  Miss Indiana 2013 has gotten into trouble with the law. Terrin Thomas was arrested by Bloomington police for public intoxication, disorderly conduct, and resisting. Sources say she was looking for her boyfriend’s apartment and then she was approached by the police and started to act out. She was taken into Monroe County Jail for not […]

Indiana University‘s Assembly Hall will be undergoing a name change after the school received a $40 million gift from alumna Cindy Simon Skjodt. Assembly Hall will be renamed the Simon Skjodt Assembly Hall after renovations are finished in 2016. Simon Skjodt is an IU alum that has given millions of dollars to IU over the years. The $40 million […]