TERRE HAUTE —
Gerhardt’s Bierstube Restaurant, 1724 Lafayette Ave. (4 Critical, 2 Non-Critical) Gravy, sauerbraten 128 degrees on steam table; should be 135 degrees or higher; potato salad on counter 49 degrees; should be 41 degrees or less; roach observed in empty drawer; some items in walk-in not date marked.
Chili’s Grill and Bar, 5601 S. U.S. 41 (3 Critical, 2 Non-Critical) Employee observed loading dirty dishes then unloading clean dishes without washing hands; chili on steam table 89 degrees; should be 135 degrees or more; some trays of cooked food in walk-in missing date markings.
M Mogger’s Brewery, 908 Poplar St. (2 Critical, 2 Non-Critical) Food debris found on meat slicer; debris found in bar soda nozzle holder and on ice machine chute.
Spring Mill Bread Co., 78 W. Honey Creek Parkway (1 Critical, 2 Non-Critical) Muffins, cookies and rolls packaged at front counter not labeled properly.
Marathon Express Mart No. 10, 2951 S. 25th St. (1 Critical, 2 Non-Critical) Handwash sink blocked by plastic containers.
Thornton Oil No. 78, 2665 S. Indiana 46 (1 Critical) Mold observed on chute in ice machine.
Qdoba Mexican Grill, 3510 Riverside Plaza Drive (1 Critical) Grilled onions and peppers on steam table found at 110 degrees; should be 135 degrees or above (discarded).
Riley American Legion Post No. 0328, P.O. Box 31, Riley (1 Critical) Holder for soda fountain nozzle observed with mold.
White Castle Systems Inc, 4340 S. U.S. 41 (1 Critical) Observed accumulated black debris on lobby and drive-through soda nozzles.
Bayles Marathon, 3000 S. U.S. 41 (3 Non-Critical)
Oriental Market, 2501 U.S. 41 (2 Non-Critical)
Subway Sandwich, 3520 S. U.S. 41 (1 Non-Critical)
Family Table Restaurant, 2525 Wabash Ave. (1 Non-Critical)
Hardee’s No. 1500212, 200 N. Third St. (1 Non-Critical)
Caboodle Bakery, 3419 S. Seventh St. (1 Non-Critical)
Establishments with no violations:
Riley Lions Den (WCIEDD), 7801 S. Indiana 46
Riley Lions Den, 7801 S. Indiana 46
Speedway No. 5196, 6587 S. U.S. 41
Sarah Scott Middle School, 2000 S. Ninth St.
Menard’s, 1380 Fort Harrison Road
Subway, 1205 N. Fruitridge Ave.
Asian Market, 673 Wabash Ave.
Sycamore Country Club, 200 Heritage Drive
Quickshop Gas Inc, 7890 Wabash Ave. (No violations)
Terminal Sports & Spirits, 820 Wabash Ave. (No violations)
TERRE HAUTE —
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Westbound I-70 closed in Putnam County
Westbound Interstate 70 has been closed this evening due to a three-vehicle accident in Putnam County.
22-hospital St. Vincent Health cutting jobs
INDIANAPOLIS — One of Indiana’s largest health systems says it’s cutting an undisclosed number of jobs by June 30 because of increasing economic and competitive pressure on the health care industry.
Update: Cleanup from overturned truck in Greene County continues
Fuel spillage from the dump truck hauling gravel that overturned this morning in Greene County at Indiana 54 and County Road 725 East near Ridgeport continues to restrict traffic to one lane.
17-pound bone found during Vigo flood cleanup
TERRE HAUTE — Crews cleaning up from Wabash River flooding in Vigo County came across a 17-pound bone that they believe might have come from an ancient mastodon.
Duke Energy gives $10K to Wabash Valley Red Cross for Vigo flood relief
Duke Energy is giving $10,000 to the Wabash Valley Red Cross chapter for flood relief from this spring’s heavy rains.
I-70 Frye Road overpass contract awarded; construction to begin May 28
The Indiana Department of Transportation has announced the Interstate-70 Frye Road overpass contract was awarded to Halverson Construction Co. Inc. from Springfield, Ill., for $317,166.
Banks of the Wabash Festival is more than just yearly entertainment
Pioneers think counterintuitively. Where others see widespread apathy, they focus on the possibility for progress. In a way, the 2013 Year of the River celebration began in the 1970s.
Planning session aims to better Terre Haute
It’s not yet clear what will come of it, but dozens of community leaders spent the whole day Wednesday trying to develop a plan – or collection of plans – to make Terre Haute “a better community.”
Education funding boost won’t benefit all schools
In the budget bill passed by the General Assembly last month, there is more money allocated for K-12 education over the next two years, but that doesn’t mean every school will get more dollars.
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Park Board renames land around Memorial Stadium
Land surrounding Indiana State University’s Memorial Stadium on Terre Haute’s east side has been designated as Veterans Memorial Park, following a unanimous vote Wednesday from the Terre Haute Park Board.
Deputy suffers minor injury during incident
A Vigo County Sheriff’s deputy received a minor injury to his hand Tuesday night while subduing a drunken driving suspect who fled behind a North Terre Haute business.
Man accused of child neglect gets new trial date
An Oct. 15 trial date has been set for a Terre Haute man arrested in November for child neglect after he and his wife allegedly tied up and confined their adopted children in the family home.
Police find meth labs, arrest Pierson Township man
Police uncovered two active methamphetamine labs in southeastern Vigo County on Monday, leading to the arrest of a Pierson Township man.
New date set for attempted murder trial
A new trial date has been set for a Terre Haute woman charged with attempted murder.
Illinois Senate approves sex education bill
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. — A proposal that revamps sex education in Illinois public schools to include information about contraception and sexually transmitted diseases has cleared the state Senate.
Gregg pondering 2nd run for Indiana governor
INDIANAPOLIS — Former Democratic gubernatorial candidate John Gregg is pondering another run at the state's top job, but has yet to make a decision.
Illinois senator apologizes for Nazi remark
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. — Illinois Sen. Donne Trotter has apologized for remarks that compared a member of Gov. Pat Quinn’s cabinet to a Nazi.
Vigo County Jail Log: May 22, 2013
The following individuals were booked into the Vigo County Jail by area law enforcement on Tuesday and Wednesday, based on jail records.
Rose-Hulman professor researching ways to make homes storm safe
Tornadoes produce greater uplift forces than hurricanes, which can flatten homes such as in Moore Okla., south of Oklahoma City.
Group wants to connect downtown Terre Haute with the Wabash River
Fairbanks Park is underutilized.
The Wabash River is peaceful and inviting, but there is some concern about its cleanliness as well as pollution levels. Also, people can’t get on the river unless they have a boat.
New conservancy district appoints first directors
Members of the first board of directors of a new lake conservancy district were appointed Tuesday by the Vigo County Board of Commissioners.
Vigo law enforcement signs Triad charter to protect seniors
Indiana Attorney General Greg Zoeller joined Vigo County law enforcement and community activists Tuesday to sign the county’s first Triad charter, becoming the 22nd Triad in Indiana.
Wabash Valley Red Cross wraps up Save the Day Campaign
The American Red Cross Wabash Valley Chapter’s 2013 annual meeting concluded the 17th annual Save the Day Campaign, and the results lifted the spirits of all who were involved.
Some Vigo roads washed out
Spring storms resulted in $250,000 in damages to roads in southern Vigo County, with costs including sand and labor to save homes near river bottoms, said county highway Assistant Superintendent Dan Bennett.
County Council votes $78K toward rail spur
County officials voted Tuesday night to make good on a 2011 promise to help improve a railroad spur just north of Terre Haute for Menard Inc.
Spring flooding damages future CSO holding lagoon
Flood waters from the Wabash River have done costly damage to one of the city-owned “lagoons” on former International Paper property.
Vigo tops state average for IREAD-3 scores
The Vigo County School Corp. exceeded the state average in the percentage of students passing the state’s mandatory Grade 3 reading test, IREAD-3.
Storms cause minor damage in Valley
Tuesday morning storms in the Wabash Valley caused thousands of Duke Energy customers to lose power.
Vigo County Jail Log: May 21, 2013
The following individuals were booked into the Vigo County Jail by area law enforcement on Monday and Tuesday, based on jail records.
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