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COMMENTARY: High court falls short on redistricting
Saturday, June 23, 2018
Downtown Pendleton getting a facelift
Saturday, June 23, 2018
Indianapolis transportation initiative chosen to receive federal support
Thursday, June 21, 2018
Early Learning Shelby County secures local funding of $50,000
Program will focus on education and training for early child care providers already established in the community
Thursday, June 21, 2018
Miami County forks out $500,000 to pay off AT&T debt
Commissioner says company took advantage of other Indiana counties for dispatch services
Thursday, June 21, 2018
Ordinance calls for 'guardian' role for Bloomington police armored vehicle
Thursday, June 21, 2018
Madison County commissioners approve rezoning for 415-unit housing development
Wednesday, June 20, 2018
Fortville receives funding for renovation projects
Wednesday, June 20, 2018
Huntingburg updates economic plans for TIF districts
Wednesday, June 20, 2018
I-69 bridge Central Alternative tweaked to improve U.S. 41 access over Ohio River
Tolling will happen regardless of route chosen, officials say
Wednesday, June 20, 2018
Shelbyville City Council committee to review early learning funding
Wednesday, June 20, 2018
Indianapolis rejects proposed $3 million downtown tax on property owners
Tuesday, June 19, 2018
Derailment cleanup continues Princeton 'dodged a bullet,' say local officials
Tuesday, June 19, 2018
Greencastle City Council opts to capture maximum AV via TIF district
Tuesday, June 19, 2018
Firm: New Delaware County jail would cost $45 million or less
Plan as it stands now calls for a new jail of between 500 and 750 inmate beds
Tuesday, June 19, 2018
Muncie community gives BSU these 'big, bold' ideas
Providing child care service and outreach to elementary schools top two
Tuesday, June 19, 2018
6-year tax abatement approved for planned Hobart subdivision
Tuesday, June 19, 2018
COMMENTARY: Should I support gambling or not?
Tuesday, June 19, 2018
Clark's Recycling awarded $3.25 million abatement by Huntington City Council
Tuesday, June 19, 2018
Tax abatements for 4 new houses approved by Anderson
Tuesday, June 19, 2018
Madison County health board wants stricter regulations on tattoos
Intent is to prohibit ‘extreme’ body changes
Tuesday, June 19, 2018
OPINION: Midwest communities need fact-based leadership, not bromides
Communities who fail to face difficult and unpleasant truths about themselves risk disappearing
Monday, June 18, 2018
Michigan City councilmen being asked to address lead poisoning among young children
The primary source of the contamination is lead paint in Michigan City’s older housing stock, primarily rentals
Sunday, June 17, 2018
Gary Public Transit Corp.'s Lakeshore South bus line returns Monday
Sunday, June 17, 2018
State urged to spend more on public health
“Indiana's poor health rankings and paltry funding for public health initiatives are detrimental to Hoosier health and the state's economy,” says state chamber president
Sunday, June 17, 2018
Madison County to start vaccinating for hepatitis A
State providing doses for high risk population
Sunday, June 17, 2018
Bloomington to become monarch-friendly city
Saturday, June 16, 2018
Jay County commissioners set plan for using NextEra Energy wind farm funds
Saturday, June 16, 2018
$35 million Donaldson expansion in the works in Frankfort
Could mean an additional 84 jobs
Saturday, June 16, 2018
INSECT INFESTATION: Homeowners encouraged to combat gypsy moth outbreak
They feed off the leaves of oaks, maples and other deciduous trees
Saturday, June 16, 2018
St. Joseph County Health Department wants 17 new workers to handle lead, other health issues
Our back is against the wall,” said board president
Saturday, June 16, 2018
Turbulent times for wind opponents in Henry County
“There were 19 things they complained about that we changed,” commissioner says
Saturday, June 16, 2018
St. John police make data public in push for transparency
“If the information is available to the public anyway and there’s nothing to hide … why not just share?”  police chief says
Friday, June 15, 2018
'30 under 30' sought for roundtable for Morgan County by EDC
Friday, June 15, 2018
Logansport pet food plant planning $15 million expansion, 15 more jobs
Friday, June 15, 2018
Hancock County County council moves proposed jail location
 Requests more studies on site during heated meeting addressing Greenfield mayor's concerns
Friday, June 15, 2018
Report: 2017 suicides in Allen County up 50% since 2014
“To me, this is your pandemic,” says local health commissioner. “This is your Ebola. This is a crisis.”
Friday, June 15, 2018
NTK tax abatements on $96 million project approved by Anderson City Council
Friday, June 15, 2018
Sew Loved pilots industrial sewing course
South Bend nonprofit shares new plans
Thursday, June 14, 2018
$43 million in property taxes expected from New Carlisle gas-fired power plant
700-megawatt plant that will generate enough electricity for 500,000 households.
Thursday, June 14, 2018
Wabash City Council uneasy on smoking ban proposal
But North Manchester ready to adopt strict smoke-free ordinance for its citizens
Thursday, June 14, 2018
Local nonprofits look to Daviess County commissioners $250,000
Those organizations say that to meet their mission, they sometimes need a little extra help financially
Thursday, June 14, 2018
Indiana's May 2018 primary election turnout was 20 percent
Wednesday, June 13, 2018
Saturn Petcare buying old Pfizer building in Vigo County, bringing 200 jobs
Taghleef Industries is considering a $70 million investment to construct a new building
Wednesday, June 13, 2018
Tippecanoe County Council says slow down as it mulls opioid crisis tax
Many county and city officials have asked for the tax, saying they had to hire more law enforcement officers and expand jail and courts
Wednesday, June 13, 2018
Southern Indiana, Louisville prosecutors join forces
Alliance to improve safety, communication among three counties
Wednesday, June 13, 2018
Jasper's new 75-acre park to open July 7
Wednesday, June 13, 2018
'Investing in our future:' Greenfield wraps up two projects, plans more
An attempt to continue to grow the city and try to attract more people to live and work in the city
Wednesday, June 13, 2018
County sets special meeting to discuss possible biofuels project
Tuesday, June 12, 2018
Shelby County sets special meeting to discuss possible biofuels project
Tuesday, June 12, 2018
PulsePoint application in Clark County nears reality to cardiac emergencies
Will  notify CPR-trained users if someone nearby is suffering from cardiac arrest
Tuesday, June 12, 2018
Montgomery County commissioners table wind turbine changes
Tuesday, June 12, 2018
Jasper strategic plan prepares community arts for future
A key part of the audience section is expanding the volunteer base to include younger people
Monday, June 11, 2018
Roselawn residents against immigration detention center in their neighborhood
The GEO Group failed in its attempts to build an immigrant processing facility in Gary two years ago
Sunday, June 10, 2018
Creating IU's new medical complex in Bloomington: A MAJOR OPERATION
Work beginning on $400 million facility, set to open in 2020
Sunday, June 10, 2018
'Is plastic okay?' Some Local Hoosier officials say think twice
A recent news story of a pilot whale dying after consuming 17 pounds of plastic waste hit the internet, with photos of the over 80 plastic bags cut out of the whale's stomach
Saturday, June 9, 2018
Long-term hotel stays hurting CVB revenue in Perry County, steering business away
People staying longer than 30 days don't pay 5 percent innkeepers tax
Saturday, June 9, 2018
South Bend studying minority contracting; could set basis for city goals
Saturday, June 9, 2018
Plans presented for proposed new $360,000 skate park at Portage's Countryside Park
Friday, June 8, 2018
New Haven metals company seeks abatements on $13 million expansion
Friday, June 8, 2018
Group protests coal-hydrogenation plant for during governor's visit
“We’re not going to do anything to jeopardize our health,” Holcomb says
Friday, June 8, 2018
Central Park fitness court, with 30 pieces of outdoor equipment, takes shape in Mishawaka
Growth of the riverfront trail and amenities at Central Park help serve as impetus, says parks superintendent
Friday, June 8, 2018
Michigan City approves TIF expansion for northeast entrance to city
Thursday, June 7, 2018
Evansville residents join nonpartisan push for climate change solutions
Group wants to build bipartisan support for carbon fee and dividend legislation proposed by the nonprofit organization as a solution that could appeal across the political spectrum
Thursday, June 7, 2018
New TIF district will fund projects on Goshen's southeast side
Proposed in part as a result of the city council’s approval in March of an annexation request by Lippert Components
Thursday, June 7, 2018
Snavely expanding, creating 20 new jobs in Peru
Thursday, June 7, 2018
Delaware County jail project moves forward with building purchase
Pay $2.9 million for former site of Wilson Middle School
Wednesday, June 6, 2018
Allen County business personal property tax elimination proposal pulled
State to review councilman's business measure; critics speak
Wednesday, June 6, 2018
Details still in works for I-69 Section 6; construction to start in 2019
Work on 26-mile segment to continue until 2027, but funding has only been allocated through 2022
Wednesday, June 6, 2018
Indiana chief justice: Opioid crisis affects all the courts
Chief Justice Loretta Rush says states need to set up national judicial guidelines to deal with the issue
Wednesday, June 6, 2018
Ex-Merrillville councilman gets 15 months in prison for bribery
Tuesday, June 5, 2018
Martinsville board of works approves $60,000 EDC contract
Tuesday, June 5, 2018
City of Marion sells downtown building across from Grant County Courthouse
Tuesday, June 5, 2018
Family of 1930 Marion lynching victims oppose memorial
Tuesday, June 5, 2018
Madison County approves relaunch of its needle exchange program
Contract with Aspire Indiana to run it through June 5, 2020
Tuesday, June 5, 2018
New Albany City Council approves incentive deal for Sazerac
Tuesday, June 5, 2018
Madison County to consider new new needle exchange program
Aspire Indiana seeking to run local program
Tuesday, June 5, 2018
Proposed connector would tie Elkhart, Mishawaka by trolley
Buses would run every 30 minutes instead of hourly
Tuesday, June 5, 2018
Drugs and alcohol are 'a growing plague on our country,' says Fayette County sheriff
“The keys (to help solve such problems) will be rebuilding collaboration, community and connection,” says state director for USDA rural development
Monday, June 4, 2018
Hicks study: Jail move from downtown Muncie would mean 'significant damages'
A potential jail consultant earlier said it might cost up to $50 million to build a 500-bed jail
Monday, June 4, 2018
COMMENTARY: Academic paper tracks effect of newspapers on public finance
Monday, June 4, 2018
South Bend looks for growth beyond and within its borders
Annexation, TIF changes part of plan
Sunday, June 3, 2018
St. John police add to list of data available online
Department is one of just two in Indiana — and 54 nationwide — that release open data on hate and bias-motivated crime
Sunday, June 3, 2018
As jail populations keep growing across region, local resources strained
Lawrence, Orange County grapple with high inmate numbers
Sunday, June 3, 2018
McCordsville cuts ribbon for Tri-County Connector
Saturday, June 2, 2018
Lippert to ask Goshen to continue abatement on up to $10 million in new equipment
City council voted in June 2017 to find that the company was not in compliance with the terms of the tax phase-in
Saturday, June 2, 2018
Feds give Fishers, Noblesville green light to convert rail to trail
Fishers plans to immediately pursue the conversion of the Nickel Plate line to a trail from 96th Street to 146th Street
Friday, June 1, 2018
Fort Wayne New Market Tax Credits extended to six companies
Friday, June 1, 2018
Three Allen County companies receive tax breaks for expansions
Friday, June 1, 2018
Michigan City is drawing attention, mayor says in his State of the City
Friday, June 1, 2018
New Indiana law on DNA testing is solving previously cold cases
Database usage by police has resulted in at least one arrest in Cass County
Friday, June 1, 2018
Battle Ground has enough, sues to bring down eyesore hotel along I-65
Friday, June 1, 2018
1si, business owners weigh in on benefits of Jeffersonville downtown school
Some believe it won't and say it shouldn't be across from jail
Friday, June 1, 2018
Bloomington recovery center's housing must be updated or shut down, state says
Friday, June 1, 2018
Bloomington seeking moratorium on local drug treatment facilities
"...trying to avoid the unintended consequences a proliferation of unregulated treatment centers could bring to the community," says mayor's spokeswoman
Friday, June 1, 2018
Republic Airways plans to churn out hundreds of pilots at new local flight school
Total tuition costs for the academy will be $65,000
Thursday, May 31, 2018
Glass-manufacturing company picks Lanesville
Thursday, May 31, 2018
Perry County jail population increasing, adding to medical care need
Facility holding inmates from Vanderburgh County at $35 per day for each one
Thursday, May 31, 2018
South Bend police ask home owners, businesses to register security cameras
Would allow investigators to be able to access a database of cameras when they start to investigate a crime
Thursday, May 31, 2018
Electric car maker targets Indiana for $160 million plant, 467 jobs
SF Motors buys form AM General plant in Mishawaka 
Thursday, May 31, 2018






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