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The private operators of a southern Indiana landfill are suing two counties, seeking $5.2 million in bond proceeds they say they're owed. Clark-Floyd Landfill LLC sued Clark and Floyd counties on Jan. 5. The suit alleges that the landfill is owed the bond money and needs it to finish building a barrier wall ...
Southwestern Indiana teen has been killed after the sled she was riding was struck by a car. Posted: Jan. 15, 2018 2:15 PM. Updated: Jan. 15, 2018 2:15 PM. Posted By: Associated Press. AddThis Sharing Buttons. Share to facebook Share to twitter Share to email Share to Pinterest. NEWBURGH, Ind. (AP) -- A ...

MIDDLETOWN, Ky. (WDRB) -- The Center for Disease Control and Prevention is reporting widespread flu activity in every state except Hawaii. Dozens of flu-related deaths have been reported in Kentucky and Indiana, and doctors are noticing the drastic spike in flu cases over the past two or three weeks.
Governor Holcomb's 2018 Pillar III of his Next Level Agenda states, "Indiana must build the 21st Century talent required to sustain our prosperity and competitive edge as the world economy changes." Indeed, Governor, we agree! Nevertheless, Indiana ranks as one of the states with the widest wage gaps ...
The majority of central Indiana counties still have yellow travel advisories in effect from Friday's winter storm. Interstates and side roads around central Indiana are covered with snow. A yellow travel advisory is the lowest level of a local travel advisory and means drivers may encounter hazardous conditions ...
The National Science Foundation estimates Indiana ranked 17th nationwide in R&D expenditures in 2015, up from 18th the previous year. Local facilities such as ArcelorMittal Global R&D in East Chicago, Monosol's corporate headquarters in Merrillville and Purdue University Northwest's Center for ...

IndianaPOLIS -- The mounting financial costs of Indiana's opioid battle may never lead to a clear victory but will prevent some families from paying the ultimate price for drug misuse, officials say. "The financial cost pales in comparison to the cost to humanity and the cost to lives and families," Gov.
There are dozens across Indiana, according to the USDA. St. Vincent de Paul's Boulevard food pantry is probably the closest place Stephanie Stewart can easily get fresh food, like fruits and vegetables for her family. Stewart lives within a food desert. "They need an Aldi, or Save-A-Lot or some type of store ...
MARTINSVILLE, Ind. (AP) -- An angler has died after falling through the ice on a private pond in central Indiana. WRTV-TV reports that the person who owns the property in Martinsville called police Sunday afternoon after seeing tracks leading to a hole in the ice and fishing gear that was unattended.
The Indiana State Department of Health says in its weekly influenza report for the period ending Dec. 6 that 36 of the deaths occurred among people age 65 or older, compared with 16 deaths in that age group being reported through Dec. 30. Ten other deaths have occurred in the 50-64 age group, three in ...
There has been a lot of discussion in DeKalb County in recent months about siting for larger confined feeding operations for livestock. Jeannine Otto, AgriNews Publications editor, provided the following article about the differences between Illinois and Indiana regulations for siting livestock operations:.
IndianaPOLIS, Ind. - As a winter storm slams into central Indiana Friday, several counties have travel advisories in place. Of the central nine counties, Marion, Boone, Hendricks, Hancock, Madison, Morgan and Shelby counties have all issued yellow travel advisories. That's the lowest level of a local travel ...
SOMERSET - A strategic land tract with a useful navigation waterfront and infrastructure in place and a major employer and tax contributor shutting down on the site prompted the Ports of Indiana to forge an agreement with Commercial Development Company, an Indiana company official said. CDC is the ...
Indiana State Police said it responded to more than 170 crashes, most of them weather-related, across the state by Friday afternoon. Forty-one of those the crashes resulted in injuries. Indianapolis Metropolitan police Department reported 146 property damage accidents, 25 accidents with injuries and 23 ...
IndianaPOLIS -- The mounting financial costs of Indiana's opioid battle may never lead to a clear victory but will prevent some families from paying the ultimate price for drug misuse, officials say. "The financial cost pales in comparison to the cost to humanity and the cost to lives and families," Gov.
A measles alert has been issued a week after an international college student diagnosed with the highly contagious virus flew from India to Indianapolis with a layover in Newark Liberty International Airport. "If you were at the [Newark] airport between 6:30 a.m. and 5:30 p.m, you may have been exposed to ...
While vehicle slide-offs snarled traffic on highways and local roads across the state Friday, Gibson County in southwestern Indiana issued a travel warning directing the public to refrain from all travel. At least 18 other counties across the state issued travel watches, recommending only essential travel, such ...

20, women's March on Washington - Indiana will celebrate the one-year anniversary of the Women's March on Washington by hosting Reclaiming Our State: Power to the Polls. Thousands of women and allies will join together to launch the campaign to galvanize voter registration and turnout for this year's ...
The 2018 Indiana State Fair Queen Pageant just wrapped up, and here's who won: Miss Indiana State Fair 2018: Audrey Campbell, Miss Fountain County. First runner up: Kaitlyn Kendall, Miss Marion County. Second runner up: Logan Glassburn, Miss Newton County. Third runner up: Samantha Shank, ...
2 Indiana Bills Address school District Financial Distress. Two Indiana lawmakers are sponsoring bills to create an early warning system for school districts headed toward financial distress in attempt to avoid a state takeover. Jan. 8, 2018, at 12:33 p.m.. 2 Indiana Bills Address School District Financial Distress ...
At the top of the Indiana Senate elections Committee agenda is a measure that would allow the votes of certain dead people to count. Under Sen. Greg Walker's proposal, if someone casts an absentee ballot in Indiana but then dies before election day, the dead voter's ballot would be counted. More: Trump ...
Well, we are embarking on quite the roller coaster ride this morning as we look at the weather for the next week to 2 weeks. A front brought precipitation into western and southwestern IN last evening, and we have seen it spread across the state. It's been a mixed bag to this point with a lot of snow, but a ...
IndianaPOLIS (AP) Indiana's health commissioner is urging Hoosiers to get their flu shots and take other precautions amid a surge in flu-related illnesses and deaths. State Health Commissioner Kris Box said Monday that anyone who hasn't received a flu shot should do so soon because the flu vaccine is ...
Indiana has more children in its child welfare system than any surrounding state -- including those with nearly twice Indiana's overall population. Republican legislative leaders in Indiana said the higher number of Hoosier children in care indicates the Indiana Department of Child Services has problems ...
NEW WHITELAND, Ind. -- The New Whiteland sewage treatment plant was the talk of the town 24 years ago this month. On the morning of Jan. 19, 1994, a thermometer outside the facility recorded the lowest temperature ever in the state of Indiana: a whopping 36 degrees below zero. With clear skies and a ...
So, we will be on the lookout for at least some snow flurry action down to US 24 in north central and northeast Indiana. The lake snows pull back some tomorrow, and should be limited to mostly Laporte, St. Joe and Elkhart counties. In those counties today and tomorrow we can see accumulations measured ...
IndianaPOLIS (WTHR) - Civil cases against dozens of Indiana businesses cited for selling CBD oil will remain open while state lawmakers decide whether to legalize the product, according to the chairman of Indiana's Alcohol and Tobacco Commission. "We're going to have to wait and see what the ...
Indiana is one of four states where the fatal drug overdose rate has more than quadrupled since 1999, according to Indiana University researchers. The total cost of drug overdoses in Indiana exceeds $1 billion a year in medical expenses and lost earnings, according to a study last year by IU's Richard M.
Kelsey said the bill would be an expansion of the Safe Haven law that allows someone to give up an unwanted infant at a hospital or a place such as a fire department. Holdman said a baby in Michigan City, Indiana, was put into a baby box and was rescued within minutes in November. That baby, he said, ...
IndianaPOLIS (AP) -- A judge has ordered IBM Corp. to post a $25 million bond as it appeals a $78 million judgment stemming from the company's failed effort to automate much of Indiana's welfare services. A Marion County judge issued the order Tuesday while granting IBM's request to halt ...
GREENFIELD, Ind. (WISH) -- The teen parents of a baby put on life support at an Indianapolis hospital in November will face neglect charges as adults, a judge ruled Tuesday. Sixteen-year-old Brandon Kimberlin and his girlfriend, Caitlin Mann, who recently turned 18, both of 703 Brook St., Greenfield, are ...
Drug-related foster cases shot up across Indiana more than sixfold between 2000 and 2015. Evansville's Vanderburgh County, with a population of 179,000, had more children of drug users enter foster care than major cities including Seattle, Miami and Las Vegas. And in Marion County, cases involving ...
A popular moving company that keeps its own migration data says more people used their services in 2017 to move out of Indiana than into it. In Indiana, more than 54 percent of United Van Lines moves were to other states. That's one of the highest rates in the country, as only 11 other states had a higher ...
IndianaPOLIS -- A state senator has filed a bill that would officially legalize the sale and possession of cannabidiol, or CBD oil, in Indiana. Republican Senator Jim Tomes from Wadesville filed the bill at the end of 2017. The proposed legislation clarifies that CBD oil is not included under the term ...
IndianaPOLIS (AP) -- Officials in central and northern Indiana are warning people that dangerously cold temperatures being felt in the state can quickly cause frostbite. The National Weather Service says that a wind chill warning is in effect through Tuesday afternoon for much of the state. the weather ...
IndianaPOLIS (WISH) -- Indiana Blood Center reported Monday morning that it had only 700 units of blood on the shelves, less than a one-day supply. "The frigid temperatures over the last week impacted mobile blood drives and Indiana Blood Center did not see the expected number of blood donors at ...
IndianaPOLIS (AP) - Indiana authorities are being required under a new state law to collect a DNA sample from those who are arrested for a felony crime. The law taking effect Jan. 1 requires that police collect a DNA cheek swap, along with fingerprints and photographs during the booking process.
We expect subzero temps each of the next several nights over parts of the state north of I-70, and easily single digit readings for overnight lows in southern Indiana. 2018 is off to a frigid start. Strong northwest winds funneling this cold air in will trigger redevelopment of lake effect snows later tomorrow and ...
Co-sponsoring the legislation in the House are eight Indiana representatives: Republicans Todd Rokita, Luke Messer, Trey Hollingsworth, Jackie Walorski, Susan Brooks, Larry Bucshon and Jim banks, and Democrat Andre Carson. Republican Sen. Todd Young has co-sponsored the Senate legislation.
A state senator has filed a bill that would officially legalize the sale and possession of cannabis oil in Indiana. ... The bill comes six months after an investigation by the TV station revealed that Indiana State Excise police confiscated CBD products from dozens of stores statewide and cited them for marijuana ...
Many consider Indiana a "gun friendly" state. And in recent years there has been an effort to loosen some restrictions the state does impose, but as gun violence escalates there is also push back. At the end of a 2017 special study committee, Indiana legislative staff attorney Akash Burney reviewed the ...
23, the Indiana State Department reported nine flu-related deaths in the state. That's compared to this time last year when there was only one flu-related death in Indiana. On December 16, the Indiana State Health Department reported the second flu-related death in the state for this season. That means the ...
In 2015, Indiana legalized syringe exchange programs to prevent spread of HIV and hepatitis C. Yet unlike other states, which let programs continue indefinitely, Indiana requires county governments to re-approve them every two years at most to remain in operation, a provision advocates say put the ...
Indiana Man Faces Court Hearing in Double-Fatal Car Crash. A man charged in a car crash that killed a former western Indiana sheriff and his wife is set for a court appearance on drunken driving charges. Dec. 27, 2017, at 9:35 a.m.. Indiana Man Faces Court Hearing in Double-Fatal Car Crash ...
Cheryl Bast of Omaha, left, is accompanied by her daughter Liz Pierson as she works on an application for a position with Omaha public schools during a job fair held in Omaha, Nebraska. unemployment in Indiana dropped to 3.7 percent last month. Nati Harnik, Associated Press. facebook · twitter · email ...
This means south winds will be developing through the day. We expect sunshine to dominate again today statewide, and another minor high will nose in for the overnight tonight into tomorrow. This arriving high may try and trigger some minor lake effect snows in Michigan and even into far northern Indiana.
Michigan CITY, Ind. (AP) -- Authorities say a small plane overshot a northern Indiana airport's runway and slid across a highway before coming to rest in a snow-covered field. The Michigan City Fire Department says the pilot of the twin-engine jet and a passenger were slightly injured in the 6:45 a.m. ...
A small plane slid off the runway and crashed through a fence at an Indiana airport this morning, the LaPorte County Sheriff's Office said. Interested in airlines? Add Airlines as an interest to stay up to date on the latest Airlines news, video, and analysis from ABC News. Airlines. Add Interest. The incident at ...
Werner scored in the second overtime to lead Stanford to its third straight NCAA men's soccer title with a 1-0 win over Indiana on Sunday. The goal was blasted over goalkeeper Trey Muse's head from close range and sneaked just under the crossbar after an Indiana turnover in the box, setting off a wild ...
The FamilySearch collection of more than 3 million marriage records for the years 1811-2007 does not include marriages in every county in that state (only 70 of Indiana's 92 counties), nor does that collection include every Indiana marriage record that has been digitized. The Indiana Historical Society (IHS) ...


 

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