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Series of Jasper programs to focus on change in Dubois County community
“Conversations about change in our rural communities are vital to the future of Indiana,” says Indiana Humanities CEO
Wednesday, March 20, 2019
Asian carp a mysterious invader threatening Lake Monroe waters
“It’s getting more common to catch Asian carp when anglers are fishing for walleye,” says state fisheries biologist
Wednesday, March 20, 2019
Report: Vanderburgh is one of Indiana's unhealthiest counties
County Health Rankings said 36 percent of county residents were considered obese
Tuesday, March 19, 2019
Speaking on Trump, New York Times' Haberman says her personal feelings aren't relevant
Tuesday, March 19, 2019
'998 miles of awesomeness': Mitchell teacher uses Iditarod to challenge students
The Lawrence County Community Foundation funded fifth grade teacher's idea with its $6,000 Great Grant initiative
Sunday, March 17, 2019
Jasper conference empowers girls to face fears, succeed
“The enemy of success is not failure,” said keynote speaker Michelle Poler, “The enemy of success is comfort”
Friday, March 15, 2019
Radius Indiana unifies eight-county region with new tourism initiative
According to Rockport Analytics, tourism is one of the leading industries in the region, accounting for $290.4 million in tourism spending
Thursday, March 14, 2019
Radius Indiana releases updated manufacturing index
Thursday, March 14, 2019
Gary Works, Indiana Harbor steel mills big reasons Indiana third worst in toxic chemical releases
Wednesday, March 13, 2019
Former Trib-Star columnist among 5 to be inducted Indiana Journalism Hall of Fame
Wednesday, March 13, 2019
Evansville City Council pledges 100 percent renewable energy city operations by 2050
Urges the city to provide more green infrastructure such as urban tree canopies, green streets and roofs, bike and pedestrian paths and electric vehicle charging stations
Wednesday, March 13, 2019
Gibson County Council tells sheriff to shop other jails to house inmates
State has twice cited jail for overcrowding and understaffing following inspections in last two years
Wednesday, March 13, 2019
State of the City: 'We've got growth everywhere,' Vincennes Mayor Yochum says
Wednesday, March 13, 2019
Complaints about group prompt Richland-Bean Blossom schools to cancel safety programs
Tuesday, March 12, 2019
2013 Stellar Community brought more than $27 million of investment to downtown Bedford
Tuesday, March 12, 2019
McCracken to chair economic development group centered around Crane
Will help capture new economic development opportunities that mutually benefit the military facility, the third-largest U.S. Navy base
Tuesday, March 12, 2019
Evansville-based Berry Global announces $6.5 billion acquisition of plastics design company
Sunday, March 10, 2019
Honoring angles: IU art museum renovation uses building's design to inform changes
Project sought to honor the architect I.M. Pei's original intent, says director David Brenneman

Sunday, March 10, 2019
Latino Collaboration Table continues work to unite community into Dubois County
Saturday, March 9, 2019
Evansville Courier & Press files complaint over refusal to release records without explanation
Friday, March 8, 2019
Indiana's first Secretary for Career Connections and Talent focused on lifelong learning
Thursday, March 7, 2019
Dubois County officials consider connecting communities with trails
Thursday, March 7, 2019
Indiana bill moves forward that would allow counties to grow public transportation
Thursday, March 7, 2019
E.ON studying Gibson and Posey counties for wind farm
Company would like to have agreements for about 2,000 to 3,000 more acres, wind development manager says
Wednesday, March 6, 2019
IU project to increase understanding of underground water systems
This information can lead to better infrastructure plans that protect natural resources and prevent community health problems
Wednesday, March 6, 2019
Officials: Indiana jails crowded by Level 6 crimes
About a third of current jail inmates simply can’t afford bail, the Indiana Sheriffs' Association said
Wednesday, March 6, 2019
Officials: Indiana jails crowded by Level 6 crimes
About a third of current jail inmates simply can’t afford bail, the Indiana Sheriffs' Association said
Wednesday, March 6, 2019
IU names School of Public adnd Environmental Affairs for alumnus Paul O'Neill
Former secretary of the U.S. Treasury and Indiana University alumnus makes $30 million gift
Tuesday, March 5, 2019
Indiana University preparing for enrollment cliff in Bloomington
Demographic changes will mean fewer students, less tuition revenue for campus
Sunday, March 3, 2019
Swope Art Museum in Terre Haute gets $66,000 from Wabash Valley Community Foundation
Saturday, March 2, 2019
'Achieve Your Degree:' Ivy Tech program helps workers, business, Hoosier workforce
Program — offered statewide — enables companies that offer tuition benefits to assist their employees in pursuing their education with minimal up-front cost to the student
Saturday, March 2, 2019
WCIEDD assisting Sullivan County to form task force for rural broadband expansion
There are already 13 Certified Broadband Ready Communities — six cities, four towns and three counties, official says
Saturday, March 2, 2019
Valley Watch president Blair: Economics belie coal-to-diesel benefit of $2.5 billion plant
The building and operation of the discussed Riverview Energy plant in Dale is a polarizing issue that has divided area residents in recent months
Friday, March 1, 2019
Educating the Whole Child Summit puts spotlight on students' social, emotional needs
About one in five Indiana students seriously considered suicide in 2015 — the third highest rate in the nation, according CDC
Friday, March 1, 2019
Radius Indiana touts 2018 accomplishments during annual meeting
$42 million Lilly Endowment grant and creation of Regional Opportunity Initiatives “enabling our communities to stretch their limits," says CEO
Thursday, February 28, 2019
DePauw University cutting 73 jobs as part of restructuring effort
No faculty or academic programs were being eliminated, say school officials
Wednesday, February 27, 2019
Lawrence County Council OKs tax abatement for new machine shop near Springville
Wednesday, February 27, 2019
HEAD STRONG: Scooter helmet giveaway planned for March safety week
Wednesday, February 27, 2019
State, Bloomington still considering pay-as-you-go scooter regulations
“This bill gives the same rights to the operator of a scooter as it does a bicycle,” says Rep. Sean Eberhart
Wednesday, February 27, 2019
Indiana Senate approves sports betting, casino moves
Allows mobile sports wagering after an individual signs up in person at a casino or off-track betting facility
Tuesday, February 26, 2019
Indiana Senate to vote today on casino, sports gambling bills
'Hold harmless' provision would protect gambling income for Evansville, French Lick, Hammond, East Chicago and Michigan City caused by license move
Tuesday, February 26, 2019
EVSC policy to give parents more say in their kids' sex education
Sunday, February 24, 2019
MBA schools face changing landscape and some are closing as applications shrink
There are no plans to end the full-time program at IU; Kelly School of Business is safely among the top ranked 50 business schools in the U.S.
Sunday, February 24, 2019
Evansville Catholic Diocese releases names of 12 priests accused of sexual abuse
Includes one in active ministry until 3 days ago
Saturday, February 23, 2019
Bloomington approves food and beverage tax dollars to hire architects to expand center
They will gather public input over three days for $30 million convention project
Saturday, February 23, 2019
Indiana University economists: 2019 economy will be good, but down from 2018
Unlike a lot of rural Indiana counties, Dubois County has been growing by about 500 in the last five years
Friday, February 22, 2019
Hunters advocate for bobcat hunting season, but don't want legislators involved
Friday, February 22, 2019
Bloomington mayor's State of the City addresses power dynamics
Also detailed a slew of legislative roadblocks the city has faced in its efforts to raise the minimum wage and create affordable housing
Friday, February 22, 2019
Indiana House approves bill to help local community corrections programs
Friday, February 22, 2019
Arborists cataloging Bloomington's trees ahead of replenishment efforts
Friday, February 22, 2019
Bloomington state Rep. Ellington invites Amazon to come to southern Indiana
Highlights access to Interstate 69, proximity to the Indianapolis International Airport and talent at Indiana University
Thursday, February 21, 2019
ACLU sues Gibson County, claiming overcrowded, understaffed jail conditions
The county entered a settlement of a similar federal lawsuit in 2007 over jail conditions
Thursday, February 21, 2019
It's official: No municipal primary election in Sullivan this year
Thursday, February 21, 2019
Lawrence County Community Corrections saves about $500,000 by monitoring offenders
8,247 days of adult electronic monitoring saved the county $445,255 in jail costs Oct. 1-Dec. 21, 2018, director says
Wednesday, February 20, 2019
Indiana universities would report hazing online under House bill
Tuesday, February 19, 2019
Town Center project in Anderson still a go
Despite a change in management structure, Fortune says redevelopment project moving forward
Tuesday, March 12, 2002






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