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An Indiana tech expert is speaking out on the Federal Aviation Administration's new Pathfinder drone program. Ball State University Director of Emerging Technologies Jonathan Blake Huer calls the program a "good step in the right direction." Huer says the explosion in the number...
Four Indiana school districts are pondering their next move after voters defeated referenda seeking property tax hikes. Voters denied requests for extra operating dollars in Brownsburg, Gary, and Pike County. The no vote in Gary comes on the heels of a $7 million funding cut in...
Some Indiana arts institutions are richer today than they were yesterday. The National Endowment for the Arts has awarded 11 Indiana Arts organizations and programs nearly $1 million in grants. Much of that money comes through a joint effort with the Indiana Arts Commission. The...
The long abandoned Central State Mental Health Facility is getting a new lease on life. Indianapolis Mayor Greg Ballard along with other city, state and federal officials cut the ribbon on $61 million in new projects on the 150 acre site on the city's westside. They include a $...
Marion County prosecutors now have the case of a suspected road rage argument that led to a fatal shooting over the weekend. Ron Stewart, 24, of Indianapolis was arrested Tuesday in the shooting of Nicholas Norris, 41. ​Norris was found with a gunshot wound to the head in the...
Local officials will celebrate the opening Wednesday, May 6th, 2015 of multiple redevelopment projects on the former site of Central State Hospital. The combined project costs total $62 million. Each project will be highlighted in a walk-through of the site at 55 N Tibbs Ave...
The mayors of Indiana's largest cities cruised to victory in Tuesday's primary, but some smaller-town mayors got tripped up. Eight mayors lost their reelection bids -- five of them couldn't even crack 40%. A federal indictment doomed Lake Station's Democratic Mayor Keith...
Republican mayoral nominee Chuck Brewer (WIBC.com file photo) As expected, it'll be Joe Hogsett versus Chuck Brewer in the race for mayor of Indianapolis. Both Hogsett and Brewer clobbered their primary opponents by eight-to-one margins. Hogsett, the former U-S Attorney, piled...
It's four more years for Carmel Mayor Jim Brainard. Brainard handily defeated Republican primary challenger Rick Sharp by 64% to 36%. Brainard has no democratic challenger for the November General Election. Brainard has served as Mayor of Carmel for 20 years. He says he wants to...