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(WIBC.com photo: Eric Berman) Governor Pence says a proposal to tighten security at the statehouse stems from conversations with legislators and federal homeland security officials. The administration wants to spend $873,000 to replace electronic swipe cards for statehouse...
Gov. Mike Pence (WIBC.com file photo) Governor Pence will undergo outpatient surgery Friday. In a brief statement, Pence's office says the governor will go to Saint Vincent Medical Center in Indianapolis to have a hernia repaired. He's expected to be discharged the same day and...
Governor Pence has announced the authorization of 113 additional Department of Child Services caseworkers to meet demand caused by increased cases across the state. “This authorization for 113 more DCS caseworkers is all about putting kids first,” said Governor Pence. “We want...
Governor Pence is dismissing charges by opponents that the closure of a bridge on I-65 near Lafayette is a result of neglected maintenance. Pence says the bridge over Wildcat Creek was scheduled for replacement next spring. But while engineers are still trying to determine...
An Indianapolis man is facing 20 felony charges after being connected to several reported rapes and kidnappings. 22 year old Randy Pitts was questioned and subsequently arrested after all of his alleged victims gave similar descriptions of their attacker. His felony charges...
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-...