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The Indiana Chamber of Commerce is taking a cold, hard look at water resources across the state. Chamber Spokesman Tom Schuman says much Central and Southern Indiana don't have strong enough resources to meet future growth needs. Schuman says commercial and residential demands...
(photo courtesy Indiana Dunes Tourism) A new National Park Service report shows Indiana's national parks are continuing to do big business. The report shows they generated $82 million, attracted 1.9 million visitors and supported almost 1200 jobs statewide in 2013. However, the...
Deer hunting might be coming to Eagle Creek Park. The parks department in Indianapolis has long thought the deer population was exploding at Eagle Creek, and now it says it has evidence. It's from a recent report from an ecologist at Purdue University. "(As of) October 2013, we'...
A new Bankrate survey shows Americans - especially millennials - prefer to sit on cash as their main method for long term investing. The survey shows 40% of young Americans prefer cash and Americans overall choose it over the stock market or real estate. Financial analysts call...
How well is Indiana prepared to deal with a catastrophic event? Local, state and federal agencies will be put to the test during a two-week mass disaster training exercise starting Monday. More than 5,000 military and civilian personnel will be involved. The exercise provides an...
A new study says those graphic labels you see on cigarette packs in other countries help people quit smoking. But we probably won't see those labels in the U.S.anytime soon. "It's clear that once people see the labels, the same psychological and emotional processes are involved...
Indianapolis Mayor Greg Ballard is heading to Washington, DC Monday to meet with senior administration officials and other mayors to discuss issues concerning youth violence. The Mayor will also participate in a town hall meeting with President Barack Obama concerning the "My...
A man faces charges for allegedly killing his wife and then stabbing his stepson in their home. Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department (IMPD) officers were sent Sunday morning to 5702 Laurel Hall Drive after a 9-1-1 call of a disturbance with a person injured. Rebecca...
(INDIANAPOLIS) -- A house fire on the southeast-side of Indianapolis has claimed the life of an elderly woman. The Indianapolis Fire Department reports 72-year old Bettie Bradley died in Eskenazi Hospital after a fire broke out in her home in the 27-hundred block of Duane Drive...