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Artist rendering of the south end zone patio at Purdue's Ross-Ade Stadium (Purdue University photo) Purdue University will sell more beer and wine at football games this fall, but only in one section of Ross-Ade Stadium. The bleachers have been removed from the south end of the...
State Superintendent Glenda Ritz (wibc.com file photo) The State Board of Education will vote today on a proposal which the state superintendent says strips her of some of her power. A resolution on the agenda for today's board meeting would create a committee which would...
Public Safety Director Troy Riggs (at podium) outlines staffing needs and recent attacks on officers (IMPD photo) Indianapolis police again talked about how the department needs more officers. They hope doing so three days after the death of an officer will help the message...
The Indianapolis Department of Metropolitan Development is getting public input on public properties that are part of the city's Blight Removal Program. Deputy Director Jeff Roeder says they've applied for Hardest Hit Funds from the state to either rehabilitate or remove 168...
A day after Indianapolis Representative Ed DeLaney confirmed he'll jump into the race for mayor, another Democrat is jumping out. Former state Democratic Chairman Dan Parker has been laying groundwork for a mayoral campaign for months. But he says he had planned a campaign...
Hospital trauma centers across Indiana are seeing their share of heroin-related emergencies. St. Vincent Hospital EMS Medical Director Dr. Michael Kaufmann says hospitals in Indiana and surrounding states have seen a 300% increase in heroin overdoses in the past decade. Kaufmann...
State Sen. Jim Banks (R-Columbia City) is bound for Afghanistan. Banks made the announcement in senate chambers of the Indiana Statehouse this morning. Banks is a supply corps officer with the Navy Reserve and says he expects to report for active duty September 5th. He'll return...
Mike Claytor (WIBC.com photo: Eric Berman) State Auditor Suzanne Crouch announces Indiana's balance sheet for the just-ended fiscal year on Monday. Her Democratic opponent charges the state is inflating the surplus at the expense of Hoosier needs. Mike Claytor says he expects...
Officer Perry Renn (IMPD photo) The funeral for murdered Indianapolis police officer Perry Renn will be held Friday at Bankers Life Fieldhouse. The service for Renn is scheduled to begin at 11:00am, though the most recent service for another IMPD officer murdered while on duty,...