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Gov. Mike Pence at the State Fair (WIBC.com photo: Eric Berman) Governor Pence is pledging to address property taxes on farms and look at ways to boost Indiana's infrastructure. Pence took mostly friendly questions from fairgoers for 40 minutes at a town hall at the State Fair's...
Purdue Extension experts say prospects for Indiana's corn and soybean crops are both better and worse than a Department of Agriculture forecast. The USDA predicts corn yields will be down 20-percent and soybeans down nine-percent because of torrential rains which drenched...
As one analyst had predicted, gas prices have spiked again throughout Indiana. Many stations raised prices to $2.99/gallon just one day after raising them to the $2.59/gallon range, all because of a major interruption in production from BP's refinery in Whiting. The refinery's...
A judge has thrown out an environmental watchdog group's lawsuit seeking a legislator's correspondence with utilities. The Citizens Action Coalition sued after House leaders rejected its public-records request for any emails between House Energy Chairman Eric Koch (COOK)(R-...
Police arrested the Batesville, Indiana mayor Tuesday on a charge of patronizing a male prostitute. Mayor Richard Fledderman, 60 is accused of paying for sex acts with Randy Wigle-Stevens of Indianapolis in June. Wigle-Stevens was also arrested and charged with prostitution,...
A proposal to move 700 gaming positions from Rising Sun to a new casino in Indianapolis may have more support in Rising Sun than in Indy. Rising Sun Casino owner Full House Resorts has proposed a casino on the land which was home to the old Indianapolis International Airport...
The police shooting of a 15-year-old carjacking suspect could lead to body cameras for Indy Metro Police officers. Indianapolis civil rights leaders met in person and via teleconference with public safety officials to discuss Andre Green's death. Police have said Green fired at...
On the same day oil prices reached their lowest level in more than six years, gas prices in central Indiana are going up. Even as many Indianapolis area stations raised the price of self-serve regular unleaded to the 2.59/gallon range, an increase of 30 cents per gallon or more...
The company which is losing a BMV contract after ethics questions were raised about a former BMV administrator is firing back at the Pence administration. Express MVA says in a statement the decision to let its contract lapse in October is "unjustified and wrong" and will put 40...