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Purdue University researchers will study how blueberries reduce bone loss in postmenopausal women. Previous research in animal models and epidemiological studies show that polypheolic and flavanoids reduce age-related bone loss. The researchers will be working with the Blueberry...
Farmers face a case of good crop, bad crop this year with fields so full of good corn it's really hurt crop prices. Don Vilwok with the Indiana Farm Bureau says this is going to be a tough year for corn farmers because demand is low but supply across the grain belt is strong...
While other measurements of obesity have leveled off, a new study shows that our tummies are still getting larger. The report from the Centers For Disease Control and Prevention says the average waist circumference for Americans has increased by an inch over the last decade. "...
The lease of the Indiana Toll Road gives the state the right to approve any new operator of the highway, and state officials say they'll take a careful look at any potential bidders. ITR Concession Company has filed for bankruptcy, and says it's looking for buyers to take the 67...
Indiana Fever Head Coach Stephanie White (wibc.com photo: Ray Steele) The Indiana Fever's new head coach should be familiar to many basketball fans in the state. Stephanie White, who was named the successor to Lin Dunn when Dunn announced that she would retire after the 2014...
The City of Westfield is moving forward with plans to make itself a dominant sports destination in Indiana. Westfield Mayor Andy Cook was joined by Henke Development Tuesday as they announced plans to build a $6 million dollar, 56-thousand-square foot, indoor basketball and...
The Indiana Criminal Justice Institute (ICJI) announced Monday evening it will provide an additional $740,000 to 43 domestic violence shelters across the state. The ICJI said that is in addition to the nearly $1.2 million it approved last Friday. The money will be added to the...
(file photo courtesy Indiana Fever) Former Indiana Fever Head Coach Lin Dunn was honored Monday night by the Indianapolis City-County Council. The council passed a resolution recognizing Dunn for her contributions to women's basketball. Dunn retired as head coach of the Fever...
Bob Ashley (wibc.com photo: Ray Steele) The challenger to Representative Eric Turner wants him to resign now rather than wait until after the election. Turner (R, Cicero), the former House Speaker Pro Tem, announced last week that he was going to work for a ministry in Atlanta,...