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After HQ2 loss, NWI apparently misses out on another Amazon warehouse
As it expands, it's entirely bypassed Northwest Indiana, sometimes billed as "the crossroads of America," thus far
Wednesday, August 15, 2018
Wayne County's hepatitis A numbers don't seem to be slowing down
Tuesday, August 14, 2018
Six-year-old New Castle shell building 'doing its job,' says EDC director
Tuesday, August 14, 2018
Indiana University Northwest creates School of the Arts
Tuesday, August 14, 2018
Fewer fatal drug overdoses recorded in Porter County for first time since 2012
Tuesday, August 14, 2018
OPINION:Looking back at 10 years of this column (and ahead to the next 10)
I am often shocked at what now passes as acceptable in online posts
Tuesday, August 14, 2018
In wake of Noblesville shooting, local schools warned to be ready for "combat injuries"
Indiana State Police Superintendent Doug Carter warned the commission members Tuesday against relying too heavily on technology or a quick fix
Tuesday, August 14, 2018
State: Delaware County could face lawsuit over jail
Plan says a jail with 500 to 750 inmate beds can be built in the former ASONS building for $45 million
Tuesday, August 14, 2018
Looking to improve on voter turnout in La Porte County
LWV, Better Government study group want meeting to discuss options after 16 percent turnout
Tuesday, August 14, 2018
More than 400 monarch butterfly eggs given to the Huntington County community
Local Purdue Extension educator reaches out to local schools so they can raise them in their classrooms
Tuesday, August 14, 2018
Four spec buildings planned at former Celadon site in Hancock County
“Companies want a building ready for them sitting there so they can walk in and get to work,” says local EDC director
Tuesday, August 14, 2018
Hoosier National Forest, IU Health Bloomington Hospital to partner on outdoor program
Tuesday, August 14, 2018
Unclear definitions lead to additional review for 1,500 proposed Bloomington bedrooms
City may need as many as 3,000 more units to lower rental housing costs that have risen with Indiana University’s enrollment, says plan commission member
Tuesday, August 14, 2018
HELP NEEDED: New mandates reveal low staffing levels at some Hoosier nursing homes
“I don’t think the supply is keeping up with the demand,” administrator says of qualified personnel
Tuesday, August 14, 2018
COMMENTARY: Shootings have altered the focus as students return to classrooms in 2018
Monday, August 13, 2018
COMMENTARY: Pence predictable and paradoxical
Monday, August 13, 2018
CORRECTION: Study finds climate change reflected in variety of waterways
Watersheds created and managed by humans show same effects as natural ones
Monday, August 13, 2018
'Superfund' sites sprang from emergency declaration in late 1970s
Monday, August 13, 2018
Toxic priorities: 39 locations in Indiana among EPA's top 'Superfund' cleanup sites
Cleanups costs often exceed the coffers of even some of the state’s most profitable businesses
Monday, August 13, 2018
OPINION: Smith Field Airmail Museum
Eye on the pie
Monday, August 13, 2018
South Bend mayor gets thousands of dollars from donors
Sunday, August 12, 2018
New Granger hospital follows trend: Smaller facilities offer speed and convenience
“The whole focus is on the consumer,” says Beacon Helth chief strategy and growth officer
Sunday, August 12, 2018
EDITORIAL: Ball State fails to grasp harm done by Schnatter
Sunday, August 12, 2018
Suicide is also the second leading cause of death in the state among people ages 15-34
One of the main mental health issues that leads to suicide is depression, experts say
Sunday, August 12, 2018
Leaders pursue signed connector for Panhandle Pathway and Nickel Plate Trail
Would like paths going through four counties
Saturday, August 11, 2018
A NEW VISION: Floyd County's Digital Library preparing to open
Saturday, August 11, 2018
Clark County needle exchange program renewed for two years
The Interchange’s focus on counseling is one of the reasons the program has had success, health officer says
Saturday, August 11, 2018
Prospect of 3D-printed guns raises questions from some local law enforcement officials
People involved in the gun industry say the hype and worry is overblown
Saturday, August 11, 2018
Nonprofit partnering with Hoosier schools to teach social skills
FUSE is a support organization for Indiana families raising children with disabilities
Saturday, August 11, 2018
IU sets pair of new fundraising records
Saturday, August 11, 2018
IU Trustees love Evansville international center made of glass wall
The historic house’s floor-to-ceiling glass walls allow people to see straight through it
Saturday, August 11, 2018
Study: Opioid crisis has cost Madison County $2.2 billion since 2003

The yearly cost of opioid misuse has risen 13 times over between 2003 and 2017


Saturday, August 11, 2018
Montgomery County town of Alamo plans to restrict wind turbines
Friday, August 10, 2018
Bloomington mayor announces goal of $6 million in affordable housing investments by 2019
“Our community is the most expensive community in the state for rental and ownership of housing,” Hamilton says
Friday, August 10, 2018
Tax abatements for new Anderson homes top $10 million value since program began in 2015
Friday, August 10, 2018
Madison County seeks case manager to ease jail overcrowding
Judge Newman proposes new way to deal with probation violators
Friday, August 10, 2018
COMMENTARY: What ever happened to American dream?
Friday, August 10, 2018
Home inventory low and prices high, as Kokomo development continues upswing
Real estate agents like 'frenzied, starving fish' in hyper-competitive market
Friday, August 10, 2018
Say cheese: Warren to get mozzarella plant
Thursday, August 9, 2018
Amid financial strains, Earlham puts $100 million into campus updates
In the thick of mounting financial issues, underscored by $47 million in cumulative debtover the past several years, Earlham is seeking ways to drastically cut costs, boost enrollment and increase alumni donations
Thursday, August 9, 2018
EDITORIAL: Time to drop beachfront lawsuit
Thursday, August 9, 2018
Battle over lakeshore access escalates in Long Beach despite Indiana Supreme Court ruling
Said Lake Michigan shoreline, up to the point where the beach becomes soil, is unquestionably owned by the state and public has right to be on it
Thursday, August 9, 2018
Northwest Indiana casino revenue dips in July 2018
Thursday, August 9, 2018
Planning Commission votes 'no recommendation' on Henry County wind turbine ordinance
Hot potato issue back in the laps of county commissioners
Thursday, August 9, 2018
$1.5 million customs facility at Gary airport called 'game changing'
Since the airport completed its runway expansion from 7,000 to 8,859 feet in 2015, operations increased 15 percent, official says
Thursday, August 9, 2018
Input sought on rural needs for 10 counties: Network forms to boost web access
$38.9 million Lilly Endowment grant was awarded to WHIN for its regional economic development initiative
Thursday, August 9, 2018
Website showcases 3-D images of ancient sculptures IU-led digitization effort
Thursday, August 9, 2018
AB BioTechnologies lays off more than half its Bloomington employees
Thursday, August 9, 2018
IU hires former Indianapolis Star executive as communications consultant
Ferguson Fuson will evaluate the university's communications and marketing efforts, advise senior leadership on improving in those areas
Thursday, August 9, 2018
Bloomington-Monroe County conflict puts convention center plan on pause
Thursday, August 9, 2018
COMMENTARY: High marks for compromise
Wednesday, August 8, 2018
Michigan City schools votes against plan to test all kindergarteners for lead
Wednesday, August 8, 2018
As the U.S. imposed tariffs ramp up, they may have unintended consequences
Potential rising cost for homebuilders and government
Wednesday, August 8, 2018
No. 3 blast furnace at ArcelorMittal Indiana Harbor goes down
Steel Market Update estimates the blast furnace has a steelmaking capacity of about 4,500 tons per day
Wednesday, August 8, 2018
Study: Indiana lags country in small business activity
Wednesday, August 8, 2018
Jay County Economic Development job description for executive director gets tweak
Scout Clean Energy resubmitting tax abatement request for 52 wind turbines
Wednesday, August 8, 2018
Officials welcome opening of new Ivy Tech agricultural tech center in Vigo County
'You've hit a grand slam on this,' Sen. Joe Donnelly says
Wednesday, August 8, 2018
Grand design: Goshen artist enters final stretch for treatment plant mural
Wednesday, August 8, 2018
Event center to open in downtown Elkhart
Wednesday, August 8, 2018
COMMENTARY: Here's how Evansville should handle the transgender bathroom lawsuit
Wednesday, August 8, 2018
Coal Line Trail excites South Bend residents, though some skeptical
The arcing, 1.5-mile paved path will convert an abandoned railroad line into a unique shortcut through the city
Wednesday, August 8, 2018
EDITORIAL: More to lose than a skate park
Wednesday, August 8, 2018
Knox County adopts state's first invasive species ordinance
It includes a list of 64 plants banned from being sold, traded or imported into the county by nurseries, grocery stores, chains or any other vendor beginning on Jan. 1, 2020
Wednesday, August 8, 2018
Vincennes University looking to expand south with new, French-inspired housing
Wednesday, August 8, 2018
Legislative committee studies how to regulate proposed hemp production
Kentucky allows state-licensed farmers to participate in a research pilot program where they can grow, produce and market hemp
Wednesday, August 8, 2018
OPINION: Midwest must save middle class neighborhoods
For cities that neglect these places, the future prospects are nothing but dismal
Tuesday, August 7, 2018
Four have drowned this season in Northwest Indiana lakes and ponds
Tuesday, August 7, 2018
Grant County neighbors rally to oppose proposed CFO for 9,240 hogs on about 40 acres
“We're not against farming, it's the type of farming,” says organizer of those against the operation
Tuesday, August 7, 2018
West Lafayette City Council calls for tighter background checks on firearms
Indiana prevents cities and counties from adopting stricter gun policies than mandated by the state
Tuesday, August 7, 2018
Site selector consultants get close-up look at Michigan City and Northwest Indiana
Tuesday, August 7, 2018
Monroe County one of 13 Hoosier counties that has 5 confirmed hepatitis A cases
On average Indiana has 20 cases a year;  as of Friday, Aug. 3, 2018,  the state reported 334
Tuesday, August 7, 2018
Another incentive offered Hoosier students to become educators and stay in Indiana
Scholarships to pay out up to $30,000 to new teachers who stay at least 5 years
Tuesday, August 7, 2018
Active shooter: Teachers are trained to neutralize intruders and administer first aid
One of several strategies implemented by districts in Madison County and surrounding communities to increase safety in schools
Tuesday, August 7, 2018
Environmental group sounds alarm about EPA's coal ash rule rollback
NIPSCO says its plans won't chang
Monday, August 6, 2018
BSU gets over 500 responses to Papa John decision
Petition asks board of trustees reverse decision and remove John Schnatter's name from institute
Monday, August 6, 2018
Highland police seek to create video surveillance database to help with investigations
Monday, August 6, 2018
Lafayette's Wabash Avenue mural project turning the wheels for community involvement
"My friend once said, 'We build walls to divide us and then you paint a mural on that wall to bring us back together," artist says
Monday, August 6, 2018
Number of new Indiana home permits fall as tariffs and labor costs increase
“The concern over material and labor costs is making it more difficult to build homes at competitive price points, particularly for newcomers entering the housing market,” Indiana Builders Association CEO says
Monday, August 6, 2018
OPINON: A second look at Indiana's manufacturing
Eye on the pie
Monday, August 6, 2018
COMMENTARY: Ernie Pyle -- The redacted history of war
Monday, August 6, 2018
With responses underway, Howard County's jail overpopulation persists
Problem has not dissipated dispite measures to reduce numbers, and there is not an assured end in sight
Monday, August 6, 2018
Planning for IndyGo's Purple Line revs up
Upgraded bus stops are planned for the $140 million rapid transit project, which is scheduled for completion in 2021
Sunday, August 5, 2018
2018 overdose deaths decrease dramatically in Vigo County; officials credit antidote
'It works,' says police chief of naloxone carried by first responders
Sunday, August 5, 2018
Koch Foundation gives $2.5 million for leadership role within Evansville's new med school
IU School of Medicine Dean Jay Hess said in a statement the donation will help attract “outstanding medical education leaders"
Sunday, August 5, 2018
Goshen College teaching license program boosts local English Learner's efforts
Can ensure teachers help students understand content regardless of their knowledge of English
Sunday, August 5, 2018
Confidential informants and Mexican meth at center of Kokomo drug arrests
Operation Law and Order is biggest in Howard County history
Sunday, August 5, 2018
Future unclear for kids' museum in Mishawaka; public hours to cease at Hannah Lindahl
Sunday, August 5, 2018
Clark, Floyd counties in top 20 for opioid cost, says IBRC report
County leaders differ on how money should be invested in the epidemic
Sunday, August 5, 2018
Purdue calls in private developers for new dorms for first time as enrollment surges
Public-private partnership would last 65 years for two new residence halls
Saturday, August 4, 2018
Purdue dumps Papa John's founder after slur, will return $8 million
But BSU keeping name and money
Saturday, August 4, 2018
A STEEP COST: Opioid usage, abuse costs Indiana $43.3 billion -- $11 million daily
Number of workers dying from opioid overdoses and of misusers losing or being unable to find jobs resulted in a $2.6 billion gross state product loss in 2016, report says
Saturday, August 4, 2018
COMMENTARY: Free speech should apply to everyone
Saturday, August 4, 2018
COMMENTARY: Somewhere, I hope, Ernie Pyle was listening
"Tell the truth and the hell with people who are throwing slings and arrows at you,” former war correspondent Joe Galloway tells journalists
Saturday, August 4, 2018
Indiana Canine Assistance Network helps prison inmates help train service dogs
Also helps inmates because they learn about trust, responsibility, compassion, confidence and love, program director says
Saturday, August 4, 2018
L. Dick Buell's $10 million gift endows Purdue men's basketball coaching position
Friday, August 3, 2018
Purdue dumps Papa John's founder after slur, will return $8M, strip name from econ center
Trustees decide the $8 million from embattled John Schnatter distracts from work at economic center
Friday, August 3, 2018
Rail operator asks feds to run freight trains on Nickel Plate line in Hamilton, Marion counies
U.S. Rail would use the tracks to transport grain to Indianapolis, its petition reads
Friday, August 3, 2018
Classic Hudson collection being auctioned
Once housed at Shipshewana museum, 69 vehicles will be sold Saturday
Friday, August 3, 2018
Indiana Fiber Network has more in mind for northeast Indiana region's broadband
Has invested $63 million in area broadband infrastructure, including 1,200 route miles of fiber
Friday, August 3, 2018
Fort Wayne company finds big business in paper straws
Results showed that their straws broke down in six months in a backyard setting and in two years in a marine environment, says sales representative
Friday, August 3, 2018
CTS shuts down last Elkhart operations, eliminating 103 jobs
Friday, August 3, 2018
IU Health prepares to fill local primary care need in Fort Wayne
Friday, August 3, 2018
EDITORIAL: Vague fear of 'others'
Friday, August 3, 2018
Kokomo's Heritage Trail to receive upgrades near Northside Park, Main Street
Friday, August 3, 2018
New comprehensive plan looks to help growth in Boone County
Spans over the next 20 years and highlights potential transportation improvements, parks and recreation, where new housing will be and where trails need to go and how they connect
Friday, August 3, 2018
Perry County Memorial Hospital formally severs agreement with management company
Seeks a partnershp with a regional healthcare provider
Friday, August 3, 2018
Tejas Tubular continues to get tax break for plant near New Carlisle
Friday, August 3, 2018
Ball State to leave Papa John's founder's name on institute
Trustees called the language used by Schnatter "insensitive and painful," but considered the context in which the remark was made and said "in our experience with John, he has never expressed racist views"
Friday, August 3, 2018
Wabash approves $200,000 in bonds to cover loan to startup 10X Engineering
Friday, August 3, 2018
New wind farm in Randolph County will help power Facebook data center in Ohio
$300 million project is EDP Renewables second major local investment
Thursday, August 2, 2018
The votes are in! And the Cardinal Greenway officially is a national hall-of-famer
Thursday, August 2, 2018
Lakeshore PBS repairs to take 6-8 weeks following July 16 storm damage
Thursday, August 2, 2018
COMMENTARY: Knee-deep in details: A peek at Southern Indiana's economic innovation
Data from Innovation 2.0 can be used to understand a county's weaknesses, strengths and potentia
Thursday, August 2, 2018
Town of Clarksville discusses proposals for Colgate action park
Going beyond a skate park: A green space for everyone
Thursday, August 2, 2018
Greenfield asks Hancock County if it would like to join its Stellar Communities project
If winners, would reduce matching funds required for grants
Thursday, August 2, 2018
EDITORIAL: IU on its way to fulfilling a Grand promise
Thursday, August 2, 2018
Bloomington is shopping for candidates to develop properties
Want to hire four consultants: two developers and two real estate brokers who would direct the high-profile projects
Thursday, August 2, 2018
Hoosier Times purchasing Orange County newspapers
Thursday, August 2, 2018
EDITORIAL: Indiana must pass a law on hate crimes
Wednesday, August 1, 2018
IU names diseases $120 million health initiative will target
Precision Health introduces CAR T-cell therapy in Indiana
Wednesday, August 1, 2018
Study looks at vitality of Huntingburg since it received Stellar Communities grants
The majority of the indicators were positive, study says
Wednesday, August 1, 2018
Charlestown progresses with new dog park
Wednesday, August 1, 2018
Commercial developments headed to Jeffersonville
Wednesday, August 1, 2018
Rep. Siegrist's blocked tweets out of bounds, says Indiana public access report
Britt wrote that state officials should treat social media accounts that discuss policy or government decision-making processes as if they were covered by Indiana’s Access to Public Records Act
Wednesday, August 1, 2018
St. Joseph's College sued for defrauding Sodexo of $1.35 million
Wednesday, August 1, 2018
33 shuttered schools are for sale in Gary; one bid has been received so far
“We can’t afford to maintain these properties,” district's emergency manager says
Wednesday, August 1, 2018
Consultant stands behind 527-bed jail recommendation for Vigo County
Local officials have acknowledged conditions at the overcrowded jail are below par to the point that they’ve become unconstitutional
Wednesday, August 1, 2018
THE 'SHIFT' IS ON: $10 million project to reshape Lebanon's downtown corridor
Redevelopment will include co-working space
Wednesday, August 1, 2018
Young professionals targeted for $30 million project near downtown LaPorte
Taps into nationwide trend of people moving from suburbs back to cities to take advantage of shops, trails and other more conveniently offered amenities, developer says
Wednesday, August 1, 2018
Kokomo progresses toward annexation of 140 Darrough Chapel residents
Tuesday, July 31, 2018
With Kokomo City Council OKs, public funding for hotel, conference center unveiled
Tuesday, July 31, 2018
Lower crop yields one of many climate change effects for Indiana farmers
Warmer overnight temperatures already have contributed to reduced corn yields over the last decade in state, Purdue report says
Tuesday, July 31, 2018
U.S. Department of Labor offering grants to help get more women into apprenticeships
Tuesday, July 31, 2018
Crown Point Plan Commission denies new 200-plus home subdivision
Tuesday, July 31, 2018
Portage officials: State tying hands over control of fireworks
Cities and town can enact ordinance more restrictive that Indiana law, says city attorney
Tuesday, July 31, 2018
Ball State University says SAT, ACT scores not needed for admission
IU  is looking at test-optional; Purdue apparently not planning to follow BSU
Tuesday, July 31, 2018
COMMENTARY: Indiana governor breaks with lawmakers in call for hate crimes bill
It doesn’t take much to instigate hate in someone who’s already infected by it
Tuesday, July 31, 2018
City of Bloomington funding available to boost early childhood education
Day care providers can use money for increasing staffing, purchasing supplies and making facility improvements
Tuesday, July 31, 2018
Day care centers, preschools on the lookout for hand, foot and mouth disease
There is no vaccine to protect against the disease
Tuesday, July 31, 2018
'Hope for the homeless' is motto of a facility that serves five counties
The number of people who are aided by Heart House has remained constant, 300-350 a yea
Tuesday, July 31, 2018
Midwest is seeing more Monarch butterflies in summer of 2018, but that could change
But they still need your nectar-rich flowers
Tuesday, July 31, 2018
Scrapbooks bear Ernie Pyle's witness to troops' bravery
Tuesday, July 31, 2018
Central Indiana Community Foundation to tackle stench of racism, CEO says
Undergoing a transformation aimed at narrowing the growing gulf between the community’s affluent and poor
Monday, July 30, 2018
EDITORIAL: Gary violence is epidemic, not 'aberration'
Monday, July 30, 2018
Steel trade association trying to raise funds for lawsuit against tariffs
Monday, July 30, 2018
Holcomb asks lawmakers enact hate crimes law following Nazi vandalism at synagogue
Monday, July 30, 2018
Earlham College faces big deficit, questions ahead of new school year
Monday, July 30, 2018
Hand, foot and mouth disease on the rise in Evansville-area
Monday, July 30, 2018
Rochester artist creates bicycle sculpture for Nickel Plate Trail
Monday, July 30, 2018
Community chalkboards bring public art to Boone County
Monday, July 30, 2018
New life coming to old bank building in downtown Washington
Monday, July 30, 2018
New Indiana law aims for cost savings at pharmacies
Pharmacists can now advise patients about possible cheaper options
Monday, July 30, 2018
Shoppers cite saved time, convenience as reason for online grocery shopping
By 2025, as many as 70 percent of U.S. consumers will be buying groceries online and those purchases will total more than $100 billion, report predicts
Monday, July 30, 2018
National Ernie Pyle event Friday in Bloomington
Monday, July 30, 2018
CBD oil sales are exploding in Indiana since it became legal in March 2018
But buyer beware: Some can be toxic, others come with cautions
Monday, July 30, 2018
Devotion to America's roadside culture leads to Arts Illiana show features 36 U.S. artists
Monday, July 30, 2018
OPINION: Hoosier manufacturing far from dead
Eye on the pie
Monday, July 30, 2018
OPINION: Tasks can be automated, but not skills
Productivity growth, whether through automation, plant design or better-skilled workers doesn’t kill jobs; it eliminates tasks
Monday, July 30, 2018
COMMENTARY: Healthy Rivers Initiative gives new life along the Wabash
Sunday, July 29, 2018
After boom, students housing market softens in Terre Haute
Discounts being offered; one developer cautions building more
Sunday, July 29, 2018
Bulldog Park complex rises on former brownfield site off of Crown Point's downtown square
Includes 16,000-square-foot, two-story multifunction event center, an Olympic-sized ice rink, splash pads and an amphitheater/band shell that can accommodate 1,500 people for concerts and theater performances
Sunday, July 29, 2018
State's first free mobile healthcare clinic to take place in Valparaiso
The nonprofit organization, which relies on volunteers and contributions, has staged a total of 950 clinics (72 last year), most in the United States
Sunday, July 29, 2018
Cook Group officials still hoping for total repeal of medical device tax
Chairman says 10-year projects like the redevelopment of the GE plant in Bloomington may be re-evaluated if levy remains
Sunday, July 29, 2018
Cases of hepatitis A increase in Lawrence County
The state typically averages 20 cases in a year
Sunday, July 29, 2018
Consumer economy in crosshairs if trade war continues, BSU economist Mike Hicks warns
“The tampering of a supply chain that involves 15 percent of the economy is sufficient for us to slip into recession,” he says
Sunday, July 29, 2018
Conservation subsidies: Local farmers do their part for the environment
They must agree not to produce crops or livestock on highly erodible land without a conservation system
Sunday, July 29, 2018
Conexus Indiana seeks statewide input on manufacturing, logistics industries
Sunday, July 29, 2018
COMMENTARY: Another slow, steady year for the Indiana state budget
The forecast for fiscal 2019, though, is for a shortfall
Sunday, July 29, 2018
Muncie, a once-industrial city, highly dependent upon government payments to stay afloat
Two largest employers, hospital and university, get a lot of public funding as do large number of residents
Sunday, July 29, 2018
Grant County Economic Growth Council faces cut of nearly two-thirds in public funding
“How can we afford to give (the Growth Council) $300,000 when we’re cutting sheriff’s deputies?” county council member asks
Sunday, July 29, 2018
Local community foundation gifts $150,000 to 10 groups helping to improve Marion downtown
Saturday, July 28, 2018
Logansport High School students' art installed on building in city's downtown
Friday's additions bring the total to more than 20 pieces of art downtown
Saturday, July 28, 2018
Survey: South Shore riders satisfied with rail service, but want better wifi
Saturday, July 28, 2018
Will the city of Gary always have a hospital?
In January, merger talks between Methodist Hospitals and Northwest Indiana's second-largest hospital system broke down
Saturday, July 28, 2018
Here's what you missed at the Indiana Opioid Summit
CDC: Opioids, both prescription drugs like painkillers and street drugs like heroin, are considered the “main driver” of the rise in fatal overdoses across the country
Saturday, July 28, 2018
EDITORIAL: $12 billion helps, but doesn't fix trade issue
Saturday, July 28, 2018
Rethinking the future: Lower enrollments threatens funding at Tipton schools
Primary factor contributing to slumping enrollment over the next 10 years is a lack of housing due to an increase in empty-nest households, study says
Saturday, July 28, 2018
Kokomo OKs affordable-housing rezoning, redevelopment plan
Goal of near northside strategy is to attract grocery, new employers
Saturday, July 28, 2018
After more than 25 years city-operated Elkhart youth center closes
Comes after city council halted funding after a recent audit raised concerns about the center’s financial management
Saturday, July 28, 2018
Residential care in South Bend sought for Midwestern kids with autism
Beds could open in the former Madison Center hospital
Saturday, July 28, 2018
COMMENTARY: A writer's discipline: The worth of 600 words
Friday, July 27, 2018
Groups launch planning for redevelopment of White River in Marion, Hamilton counties
“This is a multi-generational project that will impact visitors and residents hundreds of years from now," says Visit Indy official
Friday, July 27, 2018
Community support key for city's future, Huntingburg mayor says
Friday, July 27, 2018
Ohio River toll bridges for Louisville-Southern Indiana travel reaches new high
Friday, July 27, 2018
Purdue on Papa John's name on campus: Trustees say they need more time
Friday, July 27, 2018
Downtown Lafayette needs a lot more housing, study says
Necessary for older professionals and empty nesters, who are looking to downsize their homes and move into the area where restaurants and other amenities are accessible by foot
Friday, July 27, 2018
Bus line to Chicago airports loses Valparaiso stop
Friday, July 27, 2018
COMMENTARY: Terre Haute could compete to be 'outdoor rec capital of Midwest'
Like here, Dayton wants to keep more young people, and rec helps
Friday, July 27, 2018
Task force says Vanderburgh County Jail expansion could cost $40 million
Goal is to build two housing units, each containing 300 beds
Friday, July 27, 2018
EDITORIAL: Celebrate a journalist
Friday, July 27, 2018
Elkhart's violent summer: Police chief: 'It's a community problem'
Over the past month police have recovered more than 250 shell casings from 20 shootings that have injured nine people
Friday, July 27, 2018
Washington uses cigarette tax funds to help offer healthy lifestyle options
Includes stations in parks for body curls, bench dips, sit-ups, knee lifts, leg extensions, chin up bars, lat pull down bars and more, can be used by park patrons of all ages
Friday, July 27, 2018
Daviess among 11 area counties sharing business building grant
Friday, July 27, 2018
Daviess County looking at ways to upgrade jail which is less than 20 years old
Friday, July 27, 2018
Ball State gets 10 complaints about alum Papa John
Schnatter earned a bachelor's in business administration in 1983
Thursday, July 26, 2018
Slow growth in sales, quicker growth in prices for NWI homes in first half of 2018
Thursday, July 26, 2018
Wayne County among state's hardest-hit in hepatitis A outbreak, but why?
Ranked No. 3 in the state for the total number of cases since January 2018
Thursday, July 26, 2018
Hoosier farmers, economists react to President Trump's $12 billion bailout
‘No good end to the road’ president is currently on, says one
Thursday, July 26, 2018
Wabash Valley Railroad Museum gets 71-year-old locomotive donation
Thursday, July 26, 2018
Northeast Indiana home builders happy being busy during first six months of 2018
But higher costs of labor and materials pushing up costs for area contractors
Thursday, July 26, 2018






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