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ICE has removed more than 12,000 immigrants from Gary airport since 2013
Sunday, August 20, 2017
Marion's TIF troubles languished as officials didn't meet
City Redevelopment Commission has gotten together twice in 2 years but plans meeting this week
Sunday, August 20, 2017
Hospital ERs are in the trenches of the heroin epidemic in Hendricks County
“Even if you don’t die and you get narcan, it may be too late to save a good part of the brain,” doctor says
Sunday, August 20, 2017
Ivy Tech Bloomington: 15 years at new campus
Annual enrollment has grown from about 4,000 students to about 10,500
Sunday, August 20, 2017
Bloomington Chamber officials criticize city's negotiations over Graduate Hotel
Claims the delay was to hold the public right-of-way hostage in exchange for money allotted to public art
Sunday, August 20, 2017
EDITORIAL: Madison County Council shouldn't have nixed needle exchange
Sunday, August 20, 2017
Still in crisis: Opioid, other Madison County drug use appears to remain steady
Sheriff Scott Mellinger said he doesn’t think anyone actually knows precisely how many people are addicted to drugs in the county
Saturday, August 19, 2017
EDITORIAL: Federal funding is key to linking NWI, global economies
Friday, August 18, 2017
Richmond mayor asks Wayne County to pitch in $2 million for old Reid Hospital
Friday, August 18, 2017
Here's why Evansville has a Confederate monument
Most of the 24 dead were injured in the Battle of Shiloh in April 186
Friday, August 18, 2017
City of Lebanon unveils new website
Friday, August 18, 2017
City: Expanded redevelopment zone could enhance Stellar Communities, other projects
Friday, August 18, 2017
$500,000 commitment likely to Vicennes RDC's Stellar Communities development efforts
State law requires group to disband in 2028 years
Friday, August 18, 2017
Greater Lafayette's deadly potential for domestic violence
Friday, August 18, 2017
Your next flight from Lafayette might be from an airport you've never heard of
And they are not in Indianapolis nor Chicago
Thursday, August 17, 2017
Alzheimer's assisted-living facility to close in Anderson after 17 years
Medicaid rule change forces closure of Monticello House
Thursday, August 17, 2017
Will the $120 million State Street project make West Lafayette a hip city?
City's development director  wants to attract more eclectic places that will make for a more unique downtown experience
Wednesday, August 16, 2017
Feds tell CSX: Stop delaying Amtrak's trains and fix your problems
Wednesday, August 16, 2017
Dubois County joins group with Midstate Corridor to connect to I-69 as goal
“We want to tell INDOT that we are ready to go and ask what is it INDOT wants from us”
Wednesday, August 16, 2017
1si shares goals to make region 'one of the most desirable places to live in the Midwest'
Southern Indiana organization reveals long- and short-term priorities
Wednesday, August 16, 2017
With a needle exchange, how do Clark County officials enforce syringe laws?
Members are able to exchange used syringes for clean ones, get HIV and Hepatitis C testing and health and treatment counseling, if they choose
Wednesday, August 16, 2017
It's official: State takes over I-69 Section 5 project Bloomington-Martinsville
Tuesday, August 15, 2017
Plants best so far at fending off Canada geese in Mishawaka parks
Tuesday, August 15, 2017
South Bend taking aim at synthetic pot
Substance can now qualify property as a 'disorderly house'
Tuesday, August 15, 2017
Grad student's project suggests Sullivan consolidate police, fire units
Currently, there are 132 consolidated departments in United States, one of those being Whitestown, Kevin Arnett says
Tuesday, August 15, 2017
Vincennes University fall 2017 enrollment down, but only slightly
Aviation program is expected to be profitable  — generating as much as $1.2 million each of the next four years, trustees hear
Tuesday, August 15, 2017
OPINION: Land use is a mayor's job one
Eye on the pie
Monday, August 14, 2017
Tipton City Council closes alley for public project
Sunday, August 13, 2017
180-day notice: DOC inspector wants action plan for Gibson County jail
Notes some inmates sleeping on floor and understaffing of facility
Sunday, August 13, 2017
Daviess County hopes 5-year plan converts some 700 miles of grave to pavement
Sunday, August 13, 2017
Clark County Commissioners renew syringe exchange for one year
Officials hope to increase rate of returned syringes
Saturday, August 12, 2017
Jasper and library sign $12 million cultural center agreement
Funds from the Jasper LEADs fundraising campaign will help offset the cost
Saturday, August 12, 2017
'Convergence' to grace proposed Promenade Park in Fort Wayne in June 2018
Saturday, August 12, 2017
IU trustees approve design of new hospital, health sciences building
The design calls for one unified building, with 620,000 square feet dedicated to the hospital and 115,000 square feet for the academic portion.
Saturday, August 12, 2017
Southern Indiana Development Commission outlines its 2018 goals for five counties
One is to retain or replace jobs lost from the downturn of the mining industry
Saturday, August 12, 2017
FBI was looking for fraud, bribery evidence in Terre Haute Wastewater treatment raid
Wastewater Utility Director Mark Thompson killed himself first day grand jury met
Friday, August 11, 2017
Goshen RDC asked to help fund downtown improvement plans
Friday, August 11, 2017
Miami County Economic Development Authority says no to 'J-turns' on U.S. 31
Friday, August 11, 2017
Jennings County jail fails another state inspection: 201 inmates in space for 104
Sheriff: Public needs to realize seriousness of overcrowding issues
Friday, August 11, 2017
Boone County Council considers needle exchange
Pubic health nurse said her research did not find evidence that a needle exchange leads to an increase in the drug user population
Friday, August 11, 2017
EDITORIAL: Needle exchange programs need funding
Friday, August 11, 2017
New Peru outreach provides down-and-out residents with free bikes
Volunteers fix up, give away abandoned or stolen bicycles to those without a car
Friday, August 11, 2017
Curtain rises on $400 million in Notre Dame Stadium renovations
Friday, August 11, 2017
Daviess County EDC appears good with reduced county financial support
$100,00o annual support terminates, but $182,000 approved for group's foundation
Friday, August 11, 2017
Overcrowding: Hancock County inmates being sent to LaGrange County Jail
Officials say it's cheaper to transport as many as 40 offenders north rather than renovate storage room for $300,000
Thursday, August 10, 2017
Smithville announces $500,000 fiber expansion in Ellettsville
Thursday, August 10, 2017
What's next for Madison County needle exchange program?
Commissioner says County Council overstepped authority
Thursday, August 10, 2017
Monroe County turned to nonprofit agency for help to run needle exchange program
Sheriff concerned about needles being found in community
Wednesday, August 9, 2017
Mayor sees millennials as key to the future of downtown Anderson
Wednesday, August 9, 2017
Madison County Council votes 5-2 to end needle exchange program
Ordinance prohibits use of county funds or donations
Wednesday, August 9, 2017
Woman's death is 9th on deadly I-70 stretch between state line and Hendricks County
Expansion to three lanes, east and west, the potential solution?
Tuesday, August 8, 2017
Warsaw Redevelopment Commission approves deal for Buffalo St. project funding
Tuesday, August 8, 2017
Indiana Michigan Power seeks state regulatory review
Tuesday, August 8, 2017
Evansville unveils a digital approach to tackling drug abuse
Provides details about substance use and mental health, tips for preventing substance abuse and links to local health providers and support groups
Tuesday, August 8, 2017
Washington and Daviess County want in on Toyota-Mazda auto plant project
Venture basically calls for the two companies to build the plant that will result in 4,000 jobs producing 300,000 vehicles per year
Monday, August 7, 2017
State to Terre Haute: Cut general fund budget spending by $8 million this year
City Council leaders not happy they're just learning of January notice
Sunday, August 6, 2017
No front-runner among final I-69 routes between Evansville and Henderson, Ky.
But twin bridges' age a factor, officials say; they were built in 1932 and 1965
Sunday, August 6, 2017
Purdue's building a new, $35 million equine hospital
"Some of the buildings we're occupying are 100 years old," said Willie Reed, dean of the College of Veterinary Medicine
Saturday, August 5, 2017
Jeffersonville awarded $50,000 to create 'Triangle Play Lot' in Arts and Cultural District
Saturday, August 5, 2017
Ramp reroute: Officials close Greenfield eastbound I-70 entrance after spike in accidents
The ramp likely won’t reopen until early fall after construction crews finish rehabilitating a pair of bridges over Brandywine Creek
Saturday, August 5, 2017
Muncie bus woes raise questions for Monroe County Community Schools
Local schools will do ‘dry runs’ to make sure no problems arise with new transportation contractor
Friday, August 4, 2017
Drug education, treatment go to top of priority list in Madison County
Friday, August 4, 2017
Porter County testing out "green" sealant in hopes of extending roads' lifespan
Biorestor, a sealant and rejuvenator, works by permeating the asphalt and combating cracking and disintegration, owner says
Friday, August 4, 2017
Madison County needle program modified to true "one-for-one" exchange
Health board agreed to return the “cooker” to the kits being distributed
Friday, August 4, 2017
ISU considers partner for distance education
Bradley: Pearson Embanet would have limited role in pilot effort
Thursday, August 3, 2017
Gov. Holcomb discusses Sunday alcohol ban, drug epidemic
“To me it’s an issue of caring for people, and making sure they’re getting the treatment they need," he says of opioid treatment plans
Thursday, August 3, 2017
Fort Wayne City Council OKs expansion of economic area
Wednesday, August 2, 2017
Lawrence County jail family visitation will soon be only via video
Now housing double the inmate population for which it was designed
Wednesday, August 2, 2017
Fresh start: Center serving human trafficking victims opens in ex-Marion County Home
Indiana ranks 22nd among the 50 states in the number of human trafficking cases reported in 2016
Wednesday, August 2, 2017
West Clark Community Schools finalizes fall ballot with $95 million referendum
Tuesday, August 1, 2017
Amtrak's Indianapolis-bound Hoosier State train was on time only one in three trips
Delays caused almost exclusively by freight-train interference and dispatching decisions that de-prioritize passenger trains, official says
Tuesday, August 1, 2017
Great Lakes Basin, which hopes to start a freight railroad, responds to opponents
Six groups hope to block 271-mile Chicago bypass
Tuesday, August 1, 2017
Greensburg's second mural unveiled downtown
Tuesday, August 1, 2017
Evansville-area residents sound off on three remaining I-69 bridge routes
Tolls appear likely to be part of the bridge’s funding picture, but no decisions have been reached on how that would work
Tuesday, August 1, 2017
Peru VA clinic set for major expansion project next year for more healthcare services
Kokomo also being considered to house some kind of VA facility
Tuesday, August 1, 2017
Is Lafayette's addiction crisis too big to fix?
In 2014, Tippecanoe and surrounding counties were designated mental health professional shortage areas
Monday, July 31, 2017
County roads, bridges a nightmare for some Hoosier farmers
"In some cases, they can travel 10 miles out of their way just to try and navigate around a bridge or obstacle,” say Indiana Farm Bureau VP
Monday, July 31, 2017
COMMENTARY: South Bend-Elkhart as a tech hub?
Monday, July 31, 2017
Cleanup of lead in Evansville soil continues a decade after it started
The contaminated area encompasses roughly 4.5 square miles surrounding downtown, much of it residentia
Sunday, July 30, 2017
The other victims of opioid epidemic: kids
Substance abuse drives increase in child-in-need cases
Sunday, July 30, 2017
EDITORIAL: Pantheon could be saved without tax money
Sunday, July 30, 2017
Knox County Commissioners add cumulative capital development fund to the books
Sunday, July 30, 2017
South Shore ready to seek federal money for extension to Dyer and double-tracking
West Lake would be the commuter railroad's first expansion in more than a century
Sunday, July 30, 2017
West Lafayette has a $50 million plan to improve its parks and trails
Saturday, July 29, 2017
Tippecanoe County court's clogged docket just another sign of opioid addiction
Prosecutor sees low-level felony drug charges for spice, heroin and other opioids as only contributing to the addiction problem, not helping
Saturday, July 29, 2017
Monroe County Jail overcrowding blamed on opioid cases
Many inmates have been housed here even though they have warrants in other counties or states, immigration holds or parole violations
Saturday, July 29, 2017
COMMENTARY: Much to weigh as Vigo County communities ponder local income taxes
Taxpayers need to know their added tax contributions would be used efficiently to improve the fiscal health of their community
Friday, July 28, 2017
Indiana Michigan Power wants to upgrade poles, wiring and increase rates
Friday, July 28, 2017
Property tax caps cost Madison County entities $38.7 million
Anderson, Anderson Community Schools hit the hardest
Friday, July 28, 2017
EDITORIAL: Welcome crackdown on I-70
Thursday, July 27, 2017
Surge in Indiana driver's license renewals expected in 2018
About 1.5 million credentials — including licenses, identification cards and permits — are set to expire in 2018
Thursday, July 27, 2017
TIFs districts cost Porter County millions in assessed valuation, auditor says
County councilman says they aren't being used as they should, to develop blighted areas
Thursday, July 27, 2017
Jeffersonville partners with developer on a green space-heavy subdivision
Ellingsworth Commons could feature city parks
Wednesday, July 26, 2017
Two Huntington elementary schools closing due to declining enrollment
Wednesday, July 26, 2017
Purdue and WestGate 'forge a new path'
Wednesday, July 26, 2017
Autopsies because of drug overdoses lead to budget woes for Wabash County coroner
Sheriff asks for more money because  of housing inmates outside of local jail
Wednesday, July 26, 2017
Gary looks to establish a port authority
Tuesday, July 25, 2017
Lake County Commissioners gets transparent after scolding by Public Access Counselor
Tuesday, July 25, 2017
Town Council criticizes signs that compare Sellersburg to Flint as untrue
Some residents concerned about quality, management
Tuesday, July 25, 2017
EDITORIAL: Scott Pruitt's EPA is failing East Chicago
Tuesday, July 25, 2017






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