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After an uptick in funding, the Indiana Arts Commission is trying to cope with a three-percent budget reduction for 2016 and 2017. Tuesday is Arts Advocacy Day at the Statehouse. This comes as state lawmakers and Governor Mike Pence are working on the next two-year, state budget...
Indiana won't redraw its congressional and legislative districts for six years, but legislative leaders are setting wheels in motion now to change the process. House Speaker Brian Bosma (R-Indianapolis) has long favored an independent redistricting commission. This year, Senate...
(photo courtesy RTV6) The Metropolitan Economic Development Committee of the Indianapolis City-County Council voted to postpone a resolution on digital billboards in the city. The resolution would ask the Metropolitan Development Commission to create a proposal allowing digital...
Donte Lane (photo courtesy IMPD) IMPD detectives arrested a suspect Monday for the shooting which injured a store employee last Friday. 24-year-old Donte Lane was arrested at a home in the 5900 block of East 21st Street. He is accused of shooting an employee of a store in the...
The Senate has begun the final step in sending voters a constitutional amendment guaranteeing the right to hunt and fish. Bedford Republican Brent Steele says hunting and fishing are a part of the country's heritage -- he says it's been a protected constitutional right in...
(photo courtesy Miami County Sheriff's Office) Indiana State Police arrested a Peru, Indiana man Friday on charges of sexual misconduct with a minor. The investigation began after State Police investigators received information from the Miami County division of the Indiana...
Carmel City Council President Rick Sharp has made it official. He's challenging James Brainard in the May 5th primary for the Republican nomination for Mayor. Sharp says excessive spending, debt and lack of transparency have become hallmarks of the Brainard administration. Sharp...
Supporters of fenced-in hunting preserves are taking another try at bringing an end to what's now a 10-year legal fight. Lower courts have issued conflicting decisions on whether a Department of Natural Resources order to shut down Indiana's four preserves was legal. Opponents...
Officer Johnathan Burger (photo courtesy IMPD) An Indianapolis police officer is on leave after his arrest on a domestic battery charge. Officer Johnathan Burger was arrested after police got a domestic disturbance call from a home in the 7400 block of Camby Road Sunday night...