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New downtown Jeffersonville school will cost no more than $15 million, officials say
More than 4,000 signatures support new elementary
Saturday, June 23, 2018
Indianapolis transportation initiative chosen to receive federal support
Thursday, June 21, 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
$26.7 million bond issue for improvements to Manchester schools headed to voters
Wednesday, June 20, 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
Study: DCS should be source to help families hit by substance abuse
Spends about $24 million annually on testing and screening for drugs and $4 million on treatment programs
Monday, June 18, 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
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
Indiana University trustees OK new $17.5 Bloomington campus building
$10.2 million renovation of Indiana Memorial Union dining spaces gets OK too
Saturday, June 16, 2018
Jay County commissioners set plan for using NextEra Energy wind farm funds
Saturday, June 16, 2018
Belden's new drug rehab program could have far-reaching impact in Richmond
Employees who fail to pass at least one of the drug tests, and agree to enroll in the program are sent for evaluation to either Centerstone or Meridian
Saturday, June 16, 2018
$35 million Donaldson expansion in the works in Frankfort
Could mean an additional 84 jobs
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
Suicide rates increase in Indiana, nationwide
The CDC report showed that firearms were the most common method for suicide, but men are more likely to use guns than women
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
Purdue seeks $10 million for Fort Wayne South Campus renovation
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
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
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
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
Studies: Global warming wreaking havoc on Indiana's infrastructure
Higher rainfall totals and warmer temperatures wreak havoc on state's roadway, bridges and railway structures, author says
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
South Bend studying minority contracting; could set basis for city goals
Saturday, June 9, 2018
South Bend schools reorganization plan approved by federal court
Focus 2018 will close or merge five schools, place fifth-graders back in the elementary schools, and alter start and dismissal times
Saturday, June 9, 2018
Plans presented for proposed new $360,000 skate park at Portage's Countryside Park
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
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
Delaware County jail project moves forward with building purchase
Pay $2.9 million for former site of Wilson Middle School
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
ISP superintendent: Years of preparation and still caught off guard by Noblesville school shooting
Tuesday, June 5, 2018
Federal bill pegs Grissom Air Reserve Base for $21.5 million in projects
New aerial port would support new squadron
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
New downtown Richmond venue, DIVA, offers 'art for art's sake'
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
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
Text-to-911 taking off in Indiana
In 4 years, state program has become national leader
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
Sex trafficking of juveniles in Indiana sees an increase
Majority of sex trafficking of minors is familial; caregivers and immediate family sell their children or pimp them out in exchange for money or drugs
Saturday, June 2, 2018
Lt. Gov. Suzanne Crouch: Employing disabled top priority
Says offering incentives for Hoosier business owners employing special-needs workers is a possibility
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
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
NIPSCO's Bailly Generating Station's coal-fired units to be retired
Utility  is currently demolishing the old Mitchell Generating Station along the lakeshore in Gary
Thursday, May 31, 2018
Fully charged: Logansport hospital gets electric vehicle charging station
Wednesday, May 30, 2018
Old Ind. 37 residents worry about no emergency access during I-69 construction
The closure has also caused EMT crews to reconsider how to get to the Morgan County area in case something happens
Wednesday, May 30, 2018
Ivy Tech, Anderson House Authority to offer cost-free education Participants must meet income criteria
Participants must meet income criteria; some will get tablets and  “hot spots” for internet access
Wednesday, May 30, 2018
Hogsett unveils plan to get more Indy students to enroll in college-and finish
Initiative will fund $1.5 million in scholarships annually to certain IUPUI and Ivy Tech Community College students for up to 1,600
Tuesday, May 29, 2018
Vincennes landscape ordinance still taking shape
Tuesday, May 29, 2018
NineStar buys GEM water in Cumberland for $4 million, will add fiber network
Tuesday, May 29, 2018
Whitestown exit along I-65 explodes with retailers, fast food
Monday, May 28, 2018
Lake Central schools looks to add counselors, security with referendum revenue
Will begin collecting $7 million beginning next year from the referendum and continuing for eight years
Monday, May 28, 2018
Is lead poisoning in South Bend a priority for county health department?
“Our view is this needs to be a higher priority, but I shouldn’t go around saying that unless we can help,” mayor said
Monday, May 28, 2018
Ransomware attacks such as at Allied Physicians of Michiana are becoming common
The 40-physician practice became aware of the attack on May 17 and immediately shut down its network
Saturday, May 26, 2018
U.S. Attorney Kirsch: Firearms, violent crimes, gang, white collar crimes top priorities
On average, the Northern District charges 400 defendants a year, Kirsch said
Saturday, May 26, 2018
Prosecutors, detectives ready to begin tactics to help youth through court system
Saturday, May 26, 2018
Downtown Bluffton plaza plans see changes; cannon to be moved
Saturday, May 26, 2018
Cracking down on weapons offenses in Terre Haute following chief's plea
New guidelines at Vigo County prosecutor's office
Friday, May 25, 2018
More wins for New Castle RDC's 'game-changer' project in the downtown
Friday, May 25, 2018
COMMENTARY: Building a healthier state from the child up
Thursday, May 24, 2018
Sheriff: Naloxone has saved 19 lives so far in 2018 in Huntington County
Stoffel said he feels the number of overdoses are beginning to slow down thanks to public education about the dangers of heroin
Thursday, May 24, 2018






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