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  1. Indiana jury awards couple $744k for son’s shoulder surgery

    05.22 / 14:24 dailyjournal.net Dailyjournal.net - Indiana (IN)
    SOUTH BEND, Ind. — A northern Indiana jury has awarded $744,000 to a couple who claimed a now-deceased doctor performed unnecessary surgery on their teenage son. Dean and Tracy Dixon’s medical malpractice suit alleged that Dr. Willard G. Yergler performed unneeded shoulder surgery in 2012 on their then-16-year-old son that’s left him with enduring…
  2. Corvette bought by Vietnam vet in 1960s sells for $675,000

    05.22 / 13:21 dailyjournal.net Dailyjournal.net - Indiana (IN)
    INDIANAPOLIS — A classic Corvette bought 50 years ago by an injured Vietnam veteran who returned from the war with a pair of Purple Hearts has been sold for $675,000. The Indianapolis Star reports (https://usat.ly/2rHQ0h6 ) the original owner’s son, Matt Litavsky, sold the marina blue 1967 Chevrolet Corvette Coupe at an Indianapolis auction…
  3. Repairs study set for Evansville’s 102-year-old Bosse Field

    05.22 / 10:07 dailyjournal.net Dailyjournal.net - Indiana (IN)
    EVANSVILLE, Ind. — An evaluation is planned on Evansville’s 102-year-old baseball stadium after state lawmakers approved allowing a special tax for needed repairs. The Evansville Vanderburgh School Corp. owns Bosse Field and has estimated it needs $1.5 million in upgrades, including a new electrical system, lights and roof. The special property tax could raise…
  4. Ford Tri-Motor flies aviation buffs back into history

    05.22 / 09:08 dailyjournal.net Dailyjournal.net - Indiana (IN)
    BLOOMINGTON, Ind. — This was not going to be the typical modern-day flying experience. “Get ready to go back into history, folks,” Russ Ryle, one of the volunteers at the event, told passengers before boarding the 1929 Ford Tri-Motor aircraft Thursday afternoon. One by one, the engines on the aircraft powered on. With each…
  5. Heart transplant unites families after Elkhart girl’s death

    05.22 / 09:08 dailyjournal.net Dailyjournal.net - Indiana (IN)
    SOUTH BEND, Ind. — Valerie Matthews has taken a painful stroll down County Road 108 in Elkhart every year on May 16 to the spot where her daughter was hit by a pickup truck. It may be time to stop. For five years, she says, it’s as if she’s been calling out to her…
  6. Indiana county looks to resume covered bridge restoration

    05.21 / 21:28 dailyjournal.net Dailyjournal.net - Indiana (IN)
    SEYMOUR, Ind. — Officials expect work to resume later this year on a stalled $1 million restoration project for a 19th century wooden covered bridge in southern Indiana. Jackson County officials say the contractor removed its equipment from the Shieldstown Covered Bridge early last year after nearly 70 percent of the wood obtained for…
  7. Graduates walk out on Pence at Notre Dame commencement

    05.21 / 18:20 dailyjournal.net Dailyjournal.net - Indiana (IN)
    SOUTH BEND, Ind. — Dozens of graduates and family members silently stood and walked out Sunday as Vice President Mike Pence began his address at Notre Dame’s commencement ceremony. Pence, the former governor of Indiana, was invited to speak after Notre Dame students and faculty protested the prospect of President Donald Trump being invited…
  8. Large solar panel project planned for central Indiana jail

    05.21 / 16:13 dailyjournal.net Dailyjournal.net - Indiana (IN)
    NOBLESVILLE, Ind. — A central Indiana county jail could become site for one of the largest solar panel projects in the state. Hamilton County officials are looking to install 9,300 panels on the roofs of the jail, work release building, juvenile detention facility, woman’s annex and the administration building in Noblesville, The Indianapolis Star…
  9. Monument to first pro baseball game dedicated in Fort Wayne

    05.20 / 23:46 dailyjournal.net Dailyjournal.net - Indiana (IN)
    FORT WAYNE, Ind. — A monument marking the playing of the first professional baseball game has been formally dedicated during a ceremony in Fort Wayne. The event was Saturday at Camp Allen Park. WANE-TV reports (http://bit.ly/2qCKEWA ) the monument was installed at the site of the first game earlier this month. But cold and…