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Indiana revenue remains on target through January 2016
Friday, February 5, 2016
School funding changes rapid and alarming, former state senator, auditor Simpson says
Vouchers climb from 3,911 in 2012 to 32,954 in 2016
Friday, February 5, 2016
Concussion bill headed to Indiana House after 41-9 OK in Senate
Lanane wants to extend protections to all sports
Friday, February 5, 2016
GPS tracking bill doesn't receive hearing in Indiana Senate
Friday, February 5, 2016
Indiana state parks could soon sell alcohol
Proposal allows the state Alcohol Commission to directly grant liquor licenses to state parks for "economic development."
Friday, February 5, 2016
'A foot in the door' bill aims to force consolidations, school officials say
The Indiana General Assembly hasn't passed a school district reorganization bill since 1959
Thursday, February 4, 2016
EDITORIAL: Marketing public schools now the cost of doing education business
Wednesday, February 3, 2016
EDITORIAL: State bill on plastic bags tramples on home rule
Wednesday, February 3, 2016
EDITORIAL: Child abuse registry could prevent tragedies
Wednesday, February 3, 2016
Proposed bill could kill initiative to ban single-used plastic bags in Bloomington
Tuesday, February 2, 2016
Indiana House OKs cigarette, gasoline tax hikes to pay for roads
Sponsor Soliday says he's "not even remotely" concerned about the reaction from tax hike opponents
Tuesday, February 2, 2016
COMMENTARY: As state, nation rebound from recession, Vigo among counties lagging in growth
NACO report clarifies the need for smart, continual, get-the-biggest-bang-for-the-buck economic development measures
Tuesday, February 2, 2016
COMMENTARY: The 1972 education of a young progressive
Tuesday, February 2, 2016
Indiana bill would strengthen protections for foster parents
Proposal comes as the need for foster parents climbs amid what many consider a crisis in the use of opioids, heroin and methamphetamine
Tuesday, February 2, 2016
Fayette County meth lab busts doubled in 2015
Tuesday, February 2, 2016
EDITORIAL: Locals won't wait for state to fund preschool programs
Tuesday, February 2, 2016
Indiana Senate set to consider at least 14 changes to civil rights proposal
Monday, February 1, 2016
OPINION: Facing up to the 'Cost Disease' in educating children
Costs associated with education are likely to continue to rise for reasons unrelated to waste or ineptitude
Monday, February 1, 2016
OPINION: Legislators -- focus on reality, not fantasy
Eye on the pie
Monday, February 1, 2016
Indiana Senate bill would let county commissioners disband waste districts
Monday, February 1, 2016
Indiana Senate leader proclaims civil rights plan 'major step forward'
The legislation set to be debated this week by the Senate does not entirely match Hoosier preferences
Sunday, January 31, 2016
EDITORIAL: Thin-skinned Donald Trump, claims to be tough and love free speech
Sunday, January 31, 2016
A handcuffed bill on college police records in Indiana
Law would apply narrowly to private universities
Sunday, January 31, 2016
Fantasy sports bill advances in Indiana Senate
The bill would also allow Indiana’s casinos to create their own daily fantasy leagues
Saturday, January 30, 2016
Indiana's tangled laws on alcohol sales result of competing business interests
Retailers are in favor of repealing the ban, but many package liquor stores think Sunday sales would unfairly benefit retailers
Saturday, January 30, 2016
COMMENTARY: Priorities matter in Bombay, in Flint and in Terre Haute
Saturday, January 30, 2016
EDITORIAL: Botched ISTEP makes mockery of school grades
Saturday, January 30, 2016
Bosma cool to compromise gay-rights bill that was advanced by state Senate committee
Friday, January 29, 2016
LaPorte legislator disappointed by Sunday take-home alcohol sales defeat
"Our laws are a hodge-podge of pressing singular issues...," says House Speaker Bosma
Friday, January 29, 2016
Public school officials oppose proposed legislation that could decrease funding
Friday, January 29, 2016
EDITORIAL: Transparency absent at Ball State
Friday, January 29, 2016
EDITORIAL: Legislature's Indiana Dunes State Park deal just stinks
Friday, January 29, 2016
Reid Health sees increase in drug-addicted newborns in 2015 because of heroin activity
“It’s a long, drawn-out issue, requiring a long-term commitment,” CEO says
Friday, January 29, 2016
Miami County sixth in state for meth labs seized; Delaware County at the top
Indiana State Police report 1,452 discovered in 2015
Friday, January 29, 2016
Bill proposes lifting the ban on food stamps to those convicted of drug crimes
Friday, January 29, 2016
EDITORIAL: Make voting a 'Hoosier value'
Thursday, January 28, 2016
TV stations' parent companies merge; they have affiliates in five Indiana cities
Thursday, January 28, 2016
Indiana road funding plan could come with income tax cut
If approved, state in 2025 will have the lowest income tax rate among states that levy an income tax
Thursday, January 28, 2016
Indiana Senate panel OKs daily fantasy sites
They would not be treated as a gambling operation
Thursday, January 28, 2016
IU offers to expand role of faculty in dual credit high school courses
About 75 percent of high school teachers in Indiana who instruct dual credit classes don't have the credentials in the HLC's new requirements
Thursday, January 28, 2016
Kokomo Common Council endorses new TIF district, final approval still needed
Bill would allow a taxing unit located wholly or partly within a proposed TIF area to elect whether to participate
Thursday, January 28, 2016
Watermelon industry sweet for Hoosier farmers; generated $45 million in 2015 revenue
Thursday, January 28, 2016
Bill to reduce funding for solid waste districts dumped by Indiana Senate
Thursday, January 28, 2016
Acting BSU president dispels rumors that school is operating in crisis mode
"... applications are up, admits are up, and the confirmeds are up," Provost Terry King says
Wednesday, January 27, 2016
Lawmakers may override local opposition to Dunes Pavilion alcohol sales
Wednesday, January 27, 2016
Two Northwest Indiana veterans s get resolution passed by House
Wednesday, January 27, 2016
EDITORIAL: It's time to do away with the option to vote a straight ticket
Wednesday, January 27, 2016
Public registry would list convicted child-abusers under bill OK'd by Senate panel
Would be akin to the sex offender registry
Wednesday, January 27, 2016
99-acre Wabash County farm at center of Indiana food safety debate
Hawkins believes operations at his farm are safer than those at industrial-scale regulatory slaughterhouses
Wednesday, January 27, 2016
Indiana senators taking up LGBT debate Wednesday
None of the measures is the four-words-and-a-comma solution touted by Freedom Indiana, Indiana Competes or the other business and community organizations
Tuesday, January 26, 2016






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