| Mar 7, 2012
| 11:05 AM
The news was saddening and, for me, totally out of the blue: one of my favorite EV companies was closing. Since it was launched in 2008, I've been closely following an Indiana-based company called Bright Automotive, which came up with a great plug-in...
| May 23, 2011
| 3:41 PM
A round of severe storms rolled through Central Indiana Monday during the early evening hours. Shortly after the storms hit around 5 p.m., the damage reports started coming in.
At the height of the storm, Indianapolis Power and Light reported more than...
| May 24, 2011
| 7:42 AM
Severe weather struck Central and Southern Indiana Monday night, bringing strong winds, hail and possibly tornadoes. The areas sustaining the most damage were south of Indianapolis.
One possible tornado touchdown was reported in Jackson County near...
| May 24, 2011
| 1:51 PM
Tom Meador stood in the intersection of 1st and Grant Streets as he recalled the storm that caused a 10-ton tree limb to fall on the roof of his 105-year-old house.
"It sounded like a cannon going off," said Meador.
He spoke to Fox59 News after his...
| May 24, 2011
| 7:37 PM
Hendricks County authorities have charged three Danville men with stealing copper and ground wire from several Duke Energy substations.
James Flatt, Robert Flatt and Justin Flatt were arrested and charged with burglary, theft and criminal mischief....
| Jul 16, 2012
| 5:42 PM
Duke Energy is charging a Stokesdale family nearly $7,000, saying the family has been hiding a malfunctioning meter from the utility company for years.
Heidi Kemppel says a normal power bill for her 1700 square foot home is about $120 a month. She says...
| Jul 19, 2012
| 7:15 PM
After weeks of drought, storms swept through Central Indiana Thursday bringing strong winds and heavy rain to several communities.
The storms rolled into Hamilton and Marion Counties around 7:30 p.m.
Officials at Klipsch Music Center had to delay...
| Jul 27, 2012
| 10:38 AM
6:30 p.m. - Severe Thunderstorm Watch expires for Indianapolis.
5:58 p.m. - Severe Thunderstorm Warning for Clark, Dearborn, Jefferson, Jennings, Lawrence, Ripley, Scott and Washington counties.
5:37 p.m. - Severe Thunderstorm Warning in effect for...
| Aug 8, 2012
| 8:06 PM
Some area residents still cleaning up from the storm over the weekend are afraid more severe weather will create a bigger mess.
"I can just hope and pray it doesn't happen again," said homeowner Nancy Grant.
Limbs, branches and power lines litter her...
| Apr 30, 2012
| 7:17 PM
The cost of a new Duke Energy plant is coming in way over budget and that's driving up the price of your energy bill.
The Edwardsport Coal Plant has been under construction since 2007. Duke set a cost ceiling at $2.6 million but the estimated cost is now...
| May 28, 2007
IF YOU HAVE KIDS, take them to the beach. They should enjoy it while it lasts, because there's a chance that within their lifetimes California's beaches will vanish under the waves.
Global warming will redraw the maps of the world. The U.N.'s...