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Tornado cleanup is underway in Boone County.  The National Weather Service says the EF-one twister touched down yesterday afternoon near Zionsville. No injuries were reported, but there was quite a bit of property damage. Homeowners here in Indianapolis are a big step closer to getting their flood insurance back. City leaders say they’re working on […]

@kwellscomm Political News Headlines Senator Ted Cruz and Ohio Governor John Kasich are now working together to stop Donald Trump from winning the Republican presidential nomination. Both campaigns announced late Sunday that Cruz is going to concentrate on winning the primary here in Indiana, while Kasich focuses on Oregon and New Mexico. So Cruz […]

Rick Snyder has landed on Capitol Hill to answer tough questions from a congressional oversight committee about what went wrong with the water supply that’s making people sick in Flint. Click the media player below to listen to the latest in the saga of Flint’s leaded water crisis: # (@PraiseIndy) # KimWellsMedia   031616 To […]

Downtown Indy will be bustling with activities and traffic rerouting as ‘NapTown’ residents celebrate St. Patrick’s Day in style. Meanwhile St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital wants you to tap into your St. Paddy’s Day generosity and help them fight childhood cancer and other catastrophic diseases. Today is the day for you to become a “Partner […]

Interstate travel has been known to be an adventure for some travelers, but on Sunday it also turned fiery. Click the media player below to hear what happened to a double decker Megabus enroute to Minneapolis: # (@PraiseIndy) # Send your press releases, news tips and show requests to me at the station three ways: Email:,  Phone: 317-923-9696 […]

Arthur Jordan, local businessman and television personality, died unexpectedly on Friday morning, February 19. Most folks around town knew Jordan, simply as “Art”. He was a proud family man, owner of Arthur Jordan and Associates—a successful training and development firm for decades here in Indianapolis and member of Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity, Inc. He hosted a […]

Ahead of Valentine’s Day, doctors confirm a broken heart is real.  Some people do suffer from what the professionals call Broken Heart Syndrome. Learn about it in today’s edition of “To Your Health.” Click the media player below to hear an expert break down what happens: (@praiseindy) Send your press releases, news tips and show requests […]

Here are some of Kim’s top #PraiseIndyNews stories for Friday… The disappearance case of Indiana University student Lauren Spierer is heating up again with a new search in the investigation. On Thursday, the FBI raided a home and other property in Morgan County and performed extensive searches. Bloomington police confirm the effort was connected to […]

A community gathers today to start the formal farewell for a grade school principal, who was struck and killed by a school bus on Tuesday.  Visitation for Susan Jordan will be held today beginning at 2 p.m. on the north side at St. Luke’s United Methodist Church. The church is located on West 86th Street, just […]

The MLK Day holiday weekend is over and Indy is heading back to work and class in some brisk temps. I have local and national news and sports headlines for you including schools still handling threats and inviting the community in to discuss; punishment handed down swiftly to players of the girls varsity basketball teams […]

It’s a crackdown! Three parents in Muncie are facing charges after they didn’t send their kids to school. Muncie schools sent letters to the families of students who missed more than five days of school, warning of this crackdown.  Three of those families still didn’t respond. So, on Tuesday, Delaware County prosecutors filed charges. The parents […]

A teenager is dead after a gunfight at a shopping mall in North Carolina on Christmas Eve. Charlotte-Mecklenburg police say a ongoing argument between two groups turned into a gunfight as terrified last-minute shoppers screamed and dove for cover inside Charlotte’s Northlake Mall. Some witnesses said they heard as many as ten shots fired before […]