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Randolph County report focuses on aging population, employment and rural issues
Between 1980 and 2010, it experienced a 12.8-percent decrease in population
Friday, February 23, 2018
Gary mayor says city's future lies in small businesses
"We have worked together with the state, the county, the township, with anyone," Karen Freeman-Wilson says in annual state of city address
Friday, February 23, 2018
Experts call economic forecast a moving target
Friday, February 23, 2018
Greenfield Parks seeks artwork for splash pad mural project
Friday, February 23, 2018
Montgomery County proposes lower wind turbine noise limit, bigger property setbacks
Friday, February 23, 2018
Anderson High School students say school shootings a fact of life
'This world is a really scary place'
Friday, February 23, 2018
Where do most crashes happen? Indiana State Police web site has a map that shows you
Thursday, February 22, 2018
Work continues to make Midstate Corridor connecting to I-69 a reality
Recent legislation that allows Dubois, Martin and Spencer counties to create an RDA could help in funding
Thursday, February 22, 2018
Ivy Tech Evansville, North Project Lead the Way kids build prosthetic hand
Destined for children in Central African country of Cameroon
Thursday, February 22, 2018
Horseshoe change has Daviess County and Amish closer to solution to road damage issue
May also raise fees for buggy license and use more chip and seal on routes heavily traveled by horses
Thursday, February 22, 2018
'WE DROPPED THE BALL:' Bloomington mayor, police chief admit errors
Dozens voice concerns about police buying $225,000 armored vehicle
Wednesday, February 21, 2018
After student threat, Anderson schools leader points finger at social media
“Almost 100% of our recent threats have been from profiles of non-students...," he says
Wednesday, February 21, 2018
After move to shared IUN site, Ivy Tech closing Gary campus
Faces $2 million budget deficit attributed to the vibrant economy that's kept potential students employed and out of classrooms
Wednesday, February 21, 2018
EDITORIAL: Listen to students' voices on gun issue
Wednesday, February 21, 2018
COMMENTARY: We have to stop school shooting threats -- and get the offenders some help
Wednesday, February 21, 2018
VA clinic set to open in Kokomo; more could be coming in Indiana
Veterans will be able to see a doctor twice a week at city-county clinic
Wednesday, February 21, 2018
Simon to spiff up struggling Circle Centre with long-awaited renovation
Improvements mostly cosmetic and fail to address long-term viability of the mall as a shopping center as consumer shopping habits change
Tuesday, February 20, 2018
Parent notification system for school districts in question following threats
Some parents say the manner in which they were notified  left a lot to be desired
Tuesday, February 20, 2018
NEED A LIFT? Bloomington Transit ridership down, but better than elsewhere
From 2016 to 2017, it lost 4.13 percent of its passengers, the sharpest decrease in the past decade
Tuesday, February 20, 2018
State of city: Angolan Mayor Dick Hickman wants to set the bar, not raise it
Tuesday, February 20, 2018
Governor wants Purdue Polytechnic model expanded statewide
“We’re having a regional impact for an area 30 miles around Anderson,” program director says
Tuesday, February 20, 2018
Monroe County Community School Corp aims to fill a void with early childhood center
Monday, February 19, 2018
$65 million Elkhart aquatics center just the beginning of opportunity
Downtown facility is projected to have an economic impact of about $4.7 million per year
Monday, February 19, 2018
Officials say new Evansville medical campus will bring collaboration, vitality
Come August 2018, about 500 students from three universities will be in downtown daily, studying medical disciplines together in a new facility
Monday, February 19, 2018
Federal agency denies wind farm developer's request for Cass and Miami counties
Ruling won’t necessarily derail the project, but will likely delay it
Monday, February 19, 2018
Plotting the future of the Elkhart County 4-H Fair: Board unveils 25-year master plan
Monday, February 19, 2018
Plenty of potential, South Bend-Elkhart aiming for 200 start-up companies by 2025
“We’ve got people with ideas that need to be enabled,” says president of Regional Economic Development Strategy's startup committee
Monday, February 19, 2018
IU addictions initiative projects to focus on policies, pharmacies, new moms and more
One major initiative will center on ways to increase access to public health services
Sunday, February 18, 2018
INDOT launches new customer-service effort
Saturday, February 17, 2018
Renovations done, Richmond Art Museum ready to show off its new look
Saturday, February 17, 2018
New Castle mayor calls for community to work together to move forward
Greg York delivers his annual State of the City address
Saturday, February 17, 2018
Henry County to join Eastern Indiana Regional Planning Commission
Saturday, February 17, 2018
Elkhart County officials say local election system secure
Since not hooked to internet, 'nobody can sit at home in their pajamas and hack into our voting machines,' County Clerk Wendy Hudson
Saturday, February 17, 2018
Rochester City Council OKs to pay Fulton County EDC $107,526, nearly half its budget
Saturday, February 17, 2018
Gary schools manager plans to close Wirt-Emerson at end of year
Friday, February 16, 2018
IU scholar: Research, civil debate needed to help curb gun violence
Politics, polarization block dialogue that could lead to solutions, says 2nd Amendment expert Madeira
Friday, February 16, 2018
Protest of perceived police militarization halts Bloomington mayor's speech
Object to purchase of $225,000 armored truck by city police
Friday, February 16, 2018
Ligonier RDC moves forward with trail development
Friday, February 16, 2018
Can connections curb gun violence? School workers trained to spot warning signs
Schools across Indiana are showing a need for more social workers who specialize in mental health, Oaklawn official says
Friday, February 16, 2018
Portage mayor facing federal corruption charges plans to still be mayor next year
Thursday, February 15, 2018
Mayor Tom Henry: Fort Wayne Henry: must 'seize the moment'
Almost 6 million tourists spent more than $600 million in Fort Wayne in 2016, he says
Thursday, February 15, 2018
Institute to bring its global experience to Bloomington's quest for sustainability
Areas to examine: Environmental quality and natural systems, transportation, climate, energy, built environment, local food and agriculture
Thursday, February 15, 2018
1,000-space parking garage OK'd for Fort Wayne's Riverfront development
Wednesday, February 14, 2018
Growth, connectivity keys to Jeffersonville mayor's state of the city address
With a population increase of nearly 6,000 in the past six years, Moore said it’s imperative to maintain a high quality of life
Wednesday, February 14, 2018
Bloomington police chief: $225,000 armored truck necessary for public safety
Wednesday, February 14, 2018
Auburn downtown braces for streetscape work
Wednesday, February 14, 2018
South Shore projects in play with federal budget, infrastructure maneuvering
The impact of a new funding program — the second Trump policy proposal announced Monday — remains uncertain
Tuesday, February 13, 2018
State Fire Marshal Investigators assisted in 577 investigations in 2017
Tuesday, February 13, 2018
Tipton County officials talk timeline for new jail project
At 70 beds, it would be the smallest jail in the state
Tuesday, February 13, 2018
Under new Stellar Communities rules, could Wabash win for a second time?
Tuesday, February 13, 2018
Mayor says Washington moving forward in time, attention to solving longtime problems
Tuesday, February 13, 2018
Plenty of work ahead for Indiana lawmakers in second half of legislative session
GOP leaders shrugged off the failure to pass legislation sought by the state's influential business community
Monday, February 12, 2018
Miami County faces lawsuit over wind farm ordinance with unconstitutional claim
1,000-foot setback would violate property rights under federal and state law, couple claim
Monday, February 12, 2018
Huntington Area Transportation numbers were up six percent in 2017
Monday, February 12, 2018
EDITORIAL: Madison County desperately needs needle exchange program
Sunday, February 11, 2018
Jackson County Juvenile Detention Center closing creates problems for others
Lawrence and Orange counties will have to determine where to send youths
Saturday, February 10, 2018
Last Walking Man statue now in place in Boone County to connect communities by art
Most placed near trails to also promote recreation ad exercise
Saturday, February 10, 2018
Back to nature: Alexandria plans to develop 23 acres as nature preserve
Saturday, February 10, 2018
Floyd County jail renovation plan moving forward
May convert outside recreation area into a new pod and add around 120 additional beds, which will help solve its space issues
Friday, February 9, 2018
Partnerships key to revamped Stellar Communities program
Ball State and Purdue Center for Regional Development will help finalists
Friday, February 9, 2018
COMMENTARY: One year later, murders of Abby Williams and Libby German still haunt Delphi
Friday, February 9, 2018
Crawfordsville Steller Communities projects moving forward
Thursday, February 8, 2018
With trains stopped, downtown Wabash traffic held up for hours
Not uncommon for trains to get stuck and block the only viable intersections cutting through city, except one which is not accessible to trucks
Thursday, February 8, 2018
Shelbyville's downtown restructuring to begin in August 2018
Wednesday, February 7, 2018
Shelbyville City Council has colorful debate on public art plan
Outlines eight public art projects, the largest of which is a $150,000 sculpture
Wednesday, February 7, 2018
Indiana Senate approves redistricting standards for 2021
But won't give up control to independent commission
Wednesday, February 7, 2018
Elkhart-South Bend regional development strategy unveiled, expanding to 7 counties
Main goal is to improve per capita income by 2025
Wednesday, February 7, 2018
Greater Lafayette mayors give update on the state of the cities
Tuesday, February 6, 2018
Mayor Brooks Fetters gives State of the City for Huntington
Tuesday, February 6, 2018
$250,000 charitable trust to fund Greenfield K-9 program for next 25 years
Former greeter at Walmart left behind $1.7 million estate
Tuesday, February 6, 2018
Income tax hike will pay for new $8 million Community Correction center near Auburn
Tuesday, February 6, 2018
Noble County Council moves ahead on raising taxes on some passenger vehicles
Tuesday, February 6, 2018
In light of MSU's doctor conduct, Purdue president reminds community to report
Monday, February 5, 2018
Keeping drugs out of Hoosier jails is a never-ending challenge
Monday, February 5, 2018
Amazon's incentives for second headquarters are sure to be whopping
Officials say they are concentrating on quality-of-life issues rather than tax brakes
Saturday, February 3, 2018
Huntingburg Mayor's Youth Council makes mark on community
One of 26 communities with youth councils run by mayors and town leaders across the state
Friday, February 2, 2018
Bloomington police chief: DOC will stop sending out-of-county parole's to local jail
Some being released wanted to go to Bloomington area because of extensive local social services available
Friday, February 2, 2018
Logansport contemplates moving forward with solar field for alternative energy
Thursday, February 1, 2018
COMMENTARY: Some facts about Indiana townships and possible consolidation
Thursday, February 1, 2018
Township merger bill advances out of committee to the full Indiana House
Would require those of less than 1,200 population develop a consolidation plan with one or more within the same county by 2023
Thursday, February 1, 2018
Developers bringing restaurants, entertainment, hotels to Jeffersonville
Opening of East End Bridge over Ohio River is deemed one of the reason for increased interest in area along Ind. 62
Thursday, February 1, 2018
Bloomington mayor wants tax hike to maintain sidewalks and trails
Thursday, February 1, 2018
New $130 million bypass proposed for LaPorte to link with Indiana Toll Road
8-mile loop would get trucks out of downtown, supporters say
Wednesday, January 31, 2018
Indiana bill to assist slain officers' loved ones passed by Senate
Wednesday, January 31, 2018
Who's using Wayne County's syringe exchange program?
Tuesday, January 30, 2018
New IU housing complex, expanded dining hall part of $99 million proposed project
Tuesday, January 30, 2018
South Bend working to draw international flights to airport
Follows recent announcement of new flights to Charlotte and Dallas
Tuesday, January 30, 2018
5 percent fare increase in the works for South Shore riders
Monday, January 29, 2018
Huntingburg mayor: Collaboration a big part of city's future
Monday, January 29, 2018
EDITORIAL: Muncie is important to the east central Indiana region
Sunday, January 28, 2018
Bill would clarify tax language on Indiana school referendums
HB 1045 might be of use for Vigo as it seeks money to build new high schools
Sunday, January 28, 2018
Warsaw eyes bike lanes for Market Street through downtown to connect east and west trails
Sunday, January 28, 2018
Purdue engineering students to study Logansport theater to help with restoration
Sunday, January 28, 2018
Whitestown acquires 15 acres and plans to build a new park
Sunday, January 28, 2018
EDITORIAL: Public internet access a good idea
Sunday, January 28, 2018
Alexandria, Anderson school referendums moving forward toward May 8, 2018 ballot
Saturday, January 27, 2018
State financing process for South Shore Line projects advances at Indiana House
Friday, January 26, 2018
Indianapolis mayor joins critics of downtown north-split interstate plan
Suggested options include through traffic on I-65 and I-70 be rerouted either onto I-465 or through downtown underground tunnels
Friday, January 26, 2018
What could Amazon HQ2 bring to Indianapolis? We asked experts to do the math
Would “fundamentally change the country’s perception of what central Indiana is,” says Drew Klacik of IU's Public Police Institute
Friday, January 26, 2018
Consultants helping city evaluate priorities ahead of transportation plan
Surveys had the phrase “lead foot” multiple times to describe Bloomington drivers
Friday, January 26, 2018






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