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Indiana is launching its second trade mission to China in six weeks. Barely a month after Governor Pence returned from China, Lieutenant Governor Sue Ellspermann will depart Monday for a 12-day swing through Beijing, Shanghai, Chengdu, and Indiana's sister province of Zhejiang...
Heavy rains across the state have left local emergency officials scrambling to deal with ever rising water levels and flooding problems that are forcing some people out of their homes. Perhaps the most extreme example of the flooding comes from North Wells County where an entire...
The attorney leading a class-action suit over BMV overcharges says Governor Pence should take a hand in settling the case. A Marion County judge this week refused to throw out the suit seeking repayment of up to $40 million in overcharges stretching back through 13 years and...
The scaffolding on the Soldiers' and Sailors' Monument is coming down. Indiana War Memorial Commission Spokesman Brigadier General J. Stewart Goodwin says crews have completed repair work on the historic structure on Monument Circle in the heart of downtown Indianapolis. During...
South Bend Mayor Pete Buttigieg (D) (WIBC.com file photo) South Bend Mayor Pete Buttigieg says he's gay. In an op-ed in Tuesday's South Bend Tribune, the first-term Democrat reveals it took him "years of struggle and growth" to acknowledge to himself he was gay. He says he didn'...
A woman is dead following a fire on the city's northwest side Tuesday morning. It happened at a condo in the 4800 block of London Drive shortly after 5 a.m. Firefighters found the victim, described as an older woman, dead upstairs. The cause of the fire is under investigation.
Gas prices are starting to come back down after an unexpected spike last week. Prices in central Indiana are down about a dime from the high of 2.99 a gallon that most stations rose to last week, an increase that many analysts didn't see coming. "We had expected gas prices to...
The now-closed Fall Creek Academy in Indianapolis, a former Ball State charter school (wibc.com file photo) It might be getting more difficult to open a charter school in Indiana, at least it is under the sponsorship of Ball State University. In addition to more people paying...
The black bear in Northern Indiana that wandered its way into South Bend last week and into the hearts of Hoosiers continues to roam in the Northwest part of the state. An official release from the Indiana DNR said he had been spotted over the weekend in Laporte County, north of...