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The president of Indiana Farm Bureau is retiring after 14 years. Don Villwock will turn 65 this year, and says with things going well, it's a good time to let someone bring in new ideas. Villwock says the issues facing the Farm Bureau have shifted over his 14 years, with the...
Ty "The Great Dragon" Liu, who is deaf and has cerebral palsy, pins Dr. Chuck Dietzen, as Chuck's partner Joe Pittman helplessly looks on (wibc.com photo: Ray Steele) Before the Superstars of the WWE took over Bankers Life Fieldhouse, some smaller wrestlers were able to climb...
Lieutenant Governor Sue Ellspermann is on her way to China at the head of a 20-member agricultural trade delegation. Representatives of Indiana's soybean, pork, corn and popcorn industries are joining Ellspermann for a 12-day visit to China. Indiana Farm Bureau president Don...
Crime doesn't only cost lives, it costs big money. The Indiana Criminal Justice Institute says funding to help crime victims has reached an all-time high this year - nearly $40 million. Spokesman Adam Baker says funding is up 500% from last year when the state received $8...
Kayleigh Bordner (center) pilots Indiana State University's Air Race Classic entry (image courtesy of Facebook) Three women from Indiana State University take off for a shot at an air race that's a descendant from the days of Amelia Earhart. The 39th annual Air Race Classic runs...
A health insurance company continues, so far, to reject merger efforts from Anthem. Anthem is based in Indianapolis, and the Wall Street Journal says negotiations for a merger with Cigna began in private last year. The bid went public last week when Anthem made two offers to the...
Gov. Mike Pence (right) (WIBC.com file photo) Governor Pence says he's bracing for a fight in next year's reelection campaign -- and that means a U-turn away from a longstanding pledge to avoid negative campaigning. Pence publicly renounced negative campaigning in 1991, after...
Indiana State Teachers Association President Teresa Meredith says teacher evaluations and excessive student testing are among top concerns for teachers nationwide. Meredith is among 9,000 educators from every state who are taking part in the National Education Association's...
IUPUI has promoted its chief academic officer to become the fifth chancellor in university history. Nasser Paydar will take over for Charles Bantz in August, nine months after Bantz announced his intention to retire after 12 years. The former chairman of the engineering and...