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It could be worse than just the 7 bodies found in Northwest Indiana over the weekend as an accused murderer and possible serial killer may have been killing for decades Hammond Police Chief John Doughty identified the suspect as 43 year old Darren Vann of Gary. He is now facing...
Indiana will soon again require people receiving what used to be known as food stamps to either work or try to get work. The state is losing its waiver from the federal government for the law passed in 1996 that requires people receiving SNAP (Supplemental Nutrition Assistance...
The State Board of Accounts is seeking a legislative fix for a funding crunch that's prompted the agency to put off audits of smaller governmental units. The state's external audit agency has seen a 20% cut in its budget from peak levels. But State Examiner Paul Joyce says a...
Governor Pence says he expects the lease of the Indiana Toll Road to a private operator to continue, even if the identity of that operator changes. The 75-year lease of the Toll Road to a Spanish-Australian consortium allows the state to reclaim control of the road if the...
Gas prices are continuing to remain "relatively low." AAA Hoosier Motor Club says Indiana's statewide average for regular unleaded gasoline was $3.02 early Monday. That's the lowest level since December of 2010. Meantime, the national average price is at $3.10 which is the...
Former Councilman Brian Mahern (right) (image courtesy of Facebook) A Democrat who once tried to work with Republicans to unseat the City-County Council's Democratic president has resigned from the council. Brian Mahern's resignation from his District 16 seat took effect Sunday...
Two Indianapolis-area men are in custody following the robbing and brutal beating of an Arcadia man. Hamilton County Sheriff Mark Bowen says investigators nabbed 26-year-old Joseph Michael Lowe of Indianapolis and 27-year-old Justin Wayne Lawson of Cicero early this morning...
Police in the Gary/Hammond area found three more bodies overnight on Sunday after finding 4 others over the weekend. Two of the victims have been identified as Afrika Hardy of Gary and Anith Jones of Merrillville. It all started when police where called to a Motel 6 for a...
Saturday is the 42nd anniversary of the passage of the Clean Water Act by Congress and the Hoosier Environmental Council is working to keep Indiana's waterways clean. Kim Ferraro, Staff Attorney with the Hoosier Environmental Council, says they're supporting a move to strengthen...