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INDIANAPOLIS -- One Indiana lawmaker wants to create options for students who just don't want do to wield scalpels in the classroom for animal dissections. You know the traditional tools of animal dissection with the microscope and that scalpel. Well, State Rep. Ragen Hatcher...
WASHINGTON -- After 203 years of statehood, Indiana has its first National Park. Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore has been renamed Indiana Dunes National Park. A provision renaming Indiana Dunes was included in the government spending bill signed into law Friday by President...
LAWRENCE, Ind. (WISH) -- Lawrence police have arrested a man after connecting him to theft cases involving two churches. 32-year-old Devin Glascock of Indianapolis has been arrested in the case. The Lawrence Police Department said anonymous tips led to his arrest after...
FORT WAYNE, Ind. -- Police departments in Indiana could have the right to fly drones in public places without a warrant, thanks to a Fort Wayne lawmaker's new bill. Republican State Representative Bob Morris told ABC 21 that several officers came to him asking about using drones...
(INDIANAPOLIS) - A hate-crimes bill gets its first hearing of the 2019 session on Monday. Senate Public Policy Chairman Ronnie Alting (R-Lafayette), the bill's coauthor with Michigan City Republican Mike Bohacek, has set aside three hours for testimony. Senate President Pro Tem...
WASHINGTON, D.C. --A ban on "assault weapons" is one of the goals of some Democrats in the U.S. House, said Rep. Andre Carson (D). He said in a message on Twitter, he believes Congress is taking steps to help stop gun violence. "This week Congress took action to tackle gun...
GREENWOOD, Ind . - One person is dead after a shooting at a Greenwood apartment complex. Greenwood Police responded to a call about shots fired at the Honey Creek apartments at around 2 a.m. Friday morning. Officers arrived and found the body of 19-year-old Erion Dae Quan...
INDIANAPOLIS -- A new grant will give students at an Indianapolis school plenty of outdoor learning opportunities. It's thanks to a $10,000 "Give Adventure" grant, given to the Indiana Department of Natural Resources Division of Fish & Wildlife from the Indiana Natural...
MORGAN COUNTY, Ind. --Drug and child porn possession charges have been filed against a man from Martinsville. Police say they arrested Shandy Freeman, 40, at his home on East Harrison Street. That's northwest of the intersection of East Morgan Street and Hospital Drive. Members...