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Hamilton County may join the growing number of Indiana counties that use iPad check-ins for voters at their polling places. Elections Administrator Kathy Richardson says at total of about 20 counties including Allen and Lake counties already use or are planning to employ "...
Legislators are debating whether local governments should have blanket authority to impose food and beverage taxes. When cities and counties want to tax restaurant meals to raise money for a special project, they have to get legislative approval. Angola Mayor Richard Hickman...
A new report out says freight in Indiana is going to double by 2035. Given that, the report spells out a multi-pronged strategy to strengthening Central Indiana's logistics industry. The Conexus Indiana Central Regional Logistics Council released their strategic plan Wednesday...
A grocery store in a strip mall on the northwest side of Indianapolis caught fire Wednesday morning. Firefighters were called to a strip mall near 56th Street and Georgetown Road and found flames coming through the roof of Cirniceria Tortilleria. The fire later spread to other...
House Majority Leader Matthew Lehman (R-Berne, center) with Speaker Brian Bosma (R-Indianapolis). (WIBC.com photo: Eric Berman) House Republicans have selected Matthew Lehman of Berne as their new majority leader. Lehman defeated Shelbyville Representative Sean Eberhart in a...
((CHN Rendering)) Community Health Network is building a new, multi-million dollar cancer center. Community CEO and President Bryan Mills and others broke ground Tuesday on the $60 million facility on the Community Hospital North Campus on Indy's far northeastside. Mills says...
The only Indiana state park which bans alcohol will remain alcohol-free. The Alcohol and Tobacco Commission has unanimously rejected a liquor license for developers who want to turn the Indiana Dunes pavilion building into a conference center and restaurant. The Dunes banned...
Senate Minority Leader Tim Lanane (D-Anderson) (WIBC.com photo: Eric Berman) Senate Democrats plan to make the first move toward adding sexual orientation to Indiana's civil rights law. Governor Pence has reportedly been meeting with business leaders in search of a compromise...
Indiana manufacturers are increasingly skittish about the state of the economy. The 2015 Indiana Manufacturing Survey finds that the post-recession recovery is over for many Indiana manufacturers. 63% of them say the U.S. isn't likely to ever lead the world on the manufacturing...