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The first step toward changing the way Indiana draws its legislative maps goes to the full House next week. But legislative leaders have different ideas about what the final step should be. House Speaker Brian Bosma and Senate President Pro Tem David Long have said they want a...
Get ready for another cold snap Indiana. National Weather Service Meteorologist Jason Puma says really cold temperatures and windy conditions are returning to the state come Thursday. Puma says two cold fronts are coming. The first one will blow through on Thursday. He says low...
Hamilton County's two biggest localities are joining forces to promote business. Carmel and Fishers are merging their chambers of commerce into one organization called, "OneZone." Carmel Chamber President Mo Merhoff says the merger is all about expanding influence, networking...
House Speaker Brian Bosma (R-Indianapolis, left) and House Minority Leader Scott Pelath (D-Michigan City) (WIBC.com file photo: Eric Berman) A House committee has unanimously endorsed a tightening of legislative ethics rules. Speaker Brian Bosma (R-Indianapolis) personally took...
Governor Pence has named a Michigan consultant as the person who will advise State Superintendent Glenda Ritz's office on ways to reduce the length of the ISTEP exam. A release from Pence's office says he has hired Edward Roeber (RAY-ber) to review ISTEP and make recommendations...
State school superintendent Glenda Ritz (WIBC.com file photo) A day after the House voted to remove state school superintendent Glenda Ritz as chairman of the State Board of Education, a Senate committee is tackling both Ritz's chairmanship and the makeup of the rest of the...
Indiana's top health official is sending out another warning about measles. State Health Commissioner Dr. Jerome Adams says new cases diagnosed in the Chicago area likely mean it's only a matter of time before Indiana sees new cases. Dr. Adams says despite religious and...
U.S. Surgeon General Dr. Vivek Murthy brought his nationwide listening tour to Indianapolis Tuesday. Dr. Murthy says signing up for affordable healthcare is one way Hoosiers can help address high infant mortality, diabetes and mental health issues that continue to plague Indiana...
A Spanish teacher at an Indianapolis school is out of the classroom while the school district investigates what parents are calling a punishment that went too far. Our newsgathering partners at RTV-6 talked to Ann Marie Havens, who says her son suffers from Attention Deficit...