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High-tech 'maker space' coming to downtown Jeffersonville
Across the U.S. they are known for launching successful startups
Saturday, February 6, 2016
Heroin pushes St. Joseph County overdose deaths past murders, crashes
"When you use heroin, it really is like Russian roulette — it could be your last time," coroner says
Friday, February 5, 2016
Indiana revenue remains on target through January 2016
Friday, February 5, 2016
Indiana studying greater online access to court records
Friday, February 5, 2016
Analysts raise questions about U.S. Steel's future
Friday, February 5, 2016
ArcelorMittal lost nearly $8 billion last year; employs about 10,000 in NWI
Attributed the massive loss to the global import crisis that's widely blamed on Chin
Friday, February 5, 2016
Michigan City artspace opens in former Warren Building
Offers 44 live/work units targeted toward artists, as well as commercial space, a gallery and a multi-purpose room
Friday, February 5, 2016
A cultured corridor: Jeffersonville to create arts and cultural district downtown
Incorporates new and existing attractions with new infrastructure such as art installations, greenspace and sidewalks
Friday, February 5, 2016
School funding changes rapid and alarming, former state senator, auditor Simpson says
Vouchers climb from 3,911 in 2012 to 32,954 in 2016
Friday, February 5, 2016
IU students might be paying more for their housing next school year
Friday, February 5, 2016
Anderson getting additional $560,000 in federal funds for bus terminal
Friday, February 5, 2016
Concussion bill headed to Indiana House after 41-9 OK in Senate
Lanane wants to extend protections to all sports
Friday, February 5, 2016
GPS tracking bill doesn't receive hearing in Indiana Senate
Friday, February 5, 2016
Indiana state parks could soon sell alcohol
Proposal allows the state Alcohol Commission to directly grant liquor licenses to state parks for "economic development."
Friday, February 5, 2016
Kokomo CEO Summit empowers students, local entrepreneurs
Students will go on to launch their own personal businesses this spring
Thursday, February 4, 2016
EDITORIAL: Toothless college police bill needs stronger bite

South Bend Tribune

Otto Von Bismarck is often credited for the famous quote, “Laws are like sausages. Better not to see them being made.”

Thursday, February 4, 2016
State to transfer 933 to South Bend, pay city $4.43 million
Thursday, February 4, 2016
'A foot in the door' bill aims to force consolidations, school officials say
The Indiana General Assembly hasn't passed a school district reorganization bill since 1959
Thursday, February 4, 2016
Casino funds to help cover development plan near IU Northwest campus
Wednesday, February 3, 2016
Gary mayor upbeat about decrease in crime in last months of 2015
Attributed reduction to increased coordination among local, state and federal authorities and community groups
Wednesday, February 3, 2016
East Chicago has new redevelopment director
Wednesday, February 3, 2016
Porter County makes history with $148 million investment
Wednesday, February 3, 2016
Crown Point's Burrell Imaging will close at end of month
Wednesday, February 3, 2016
Pence, Gregg rematch for Indiana governor is on
Only once before in Indiana history have two gubernatorial candidates faced each other in back-to-back elections
Wednesday, February 3, 2016
Marion approves tax abatement for fireworks and Halloween store
Wednesday, February 3, 2016
Hancock Regional Hospital opens wellness center in McCordsville
Wednesday, February 3, 2016
Companies given tax abatement for spec buildings will be exempt from Fort Wayne review
Wednesday, February 3, 2016
EDITORIAL: Marketing public schools now the cost of doing education business
Wednesday, February 3, 2016
More teachers are ditching the textbook in favor of current events and real-life problems
StoryHeadline featurehead pb10">Elkhart County schools teaching students to think critically about hot topics like Syrian refugee crisis, genetically modified crops
Wednesday, February 3, 2016
EDITORIAL: State bill on plastic bags tramples on home rule
Wednesday, February 3, 2016
Downtown Spencer rides a wave of revitalization
Today, there is evidence of an evolution around the courthouse square
Wednesday, February 3, 2016
Sharp views divide crowd on developing pedestrian-biking trains in Lawrence County
Wednesday, February 3, 2016
EDITORIAL: Child abuse registry could prevent tragedies
Wednesday, February 3, 2016
Stakeholder meeting gathers opinions of proposed Mounds Greenway
Trail would run about 20 miles, creating a system of about 109 miles in Madison and Delaware counties
Wednesday, February 3, 2016
Proposed bill could kill initiative to ban single-used plastic bags in Bloomington
Tuesday, February 2, 2016
Centier Bank surpasses $3 billion in total assets
Tuesday, February 2, 2016
219 Day will have fireworks, craft beer and Region food
Tuesday, February 2, 2016
Indiana Toll Road to get $200 million upgrade from Portage to Elkhart
Tuesday, February 2, 2016
Indiana House OKs cigarette, gasoline tax hikes to pay for roads
Sponsor Soliday says he's "not even remotely" concerned about the reaction from tax hike opponents
Tuesday, February 2, 2016
Study: Schools respond to gun violence
Tuesday, February 2, 2016
Children's Museum matures to become keystone of city, state tourism strategy
An estimated 350,000 of 1.25 million visitors in 2015 came from around the world
Tuesday, February 2, 2016
Indiana's gay-rights bill dies after author withdraws legislation
"The T [in LGBT] is a stumbling block at the moment. We just couldn’t get past that," Senate Leader David Long says
Tuesday, February 2, 2016
EDC of Wayne County approves $275,000 grant for new company
Tuesday, February 2, 2016
COMMENTARY: As state, nation rebound from recession, Vigo among counties lagging in growth
NACO report clarifies the need for smart, continual, get-the-biggest-bang-for-the-buck economic development measures
Tuesday, February 2, 2016
COMMENTARY: The 1972 education of a young progressive
Tuesday, February 2, 2016
Indiana bill would strengthen protections for foster parents
Proposal comes as the need for foster parents climbs amid what many consider a crisis in the use of opioids, heroin and methamphetamine
Tuesday, February 2, 2016
Warsaw holds second strategic planning session for downtown
Tuesday, February 2, 2016
Fayette County meth lab busts doubled in 2015
Tuesday, February 2, 2016
Healthy Communities of Clinton County grants combine physical activity and learning
Tuesday, February 2, 2016
Old National reports 2015 profits up for 4Q, full year
Tuesday, February 2, 2016
Warrick Trails establish new ways around county
Will be the first county in Indiana to have shared roadways on state roads
Tuesday, February 2, 2016
Two hotels to be built on Evansville east side, opened this spring
Tuesday, February 2, 2016
EDITORIAL: Locals won't wait for state to fund preschool programs
Tuesday, February 2, 2016
Indiana Senate set to consider at least 14 changes to civil rights proposal
Monday, February 1, 2016
Delaware County targeting hundreds of abandoned properties
Owe more than $2.6 million in back taxes and commissioners want to get them back on paying tax roles
Monday, February 1, 2016
Lafayette spared in new round of Caterpillar cuts
Monday, February 1, 2016
Four more positive HIV cases found in Scott County
Monday, February 1, 2016
Huntingburg's Stellar Communities projects on schedule for major progress
Monday, February 1, 2016
Farm co-ops based in Seymour and Columbus are combining
9 counties will be included in new coverage area
Monday, February 1, 2016
OPINION: Facing up to the 'Cost Disease' in educating children
Costs associated with education are likely to continue to rise for reasons unrelated to waste or ineptitude
Monday, February 1, 2016
OPINION: Legislators -- focus on reality, not fantasy
Eye on the pie
Monday, February 1, 2016
Indiana Senate bill would let county commissioners disband waste districts
Monday, February 1, 2016
Sen. Lanane wants to extend concussion protection
Legislation would include all sports in protocols
Monday, February 1, 2016
State lawmakers busy as key deadline looms
Sunday, January 31, 2016
Indiana Senate leader proclaims civil rights plan 'major step forward'
The legislation set to be debated this week by the Senate does not entirely match Hoosier preferences
Sunday, January 31, 2016
Lowell planning tax breaks for Aunt Millie's Bakeries
Sunday, January 31, 2016
Randolph County town loses its longtime Lions Club
Sunday, January 31, 2016
BSU secretive about enrollment plan devised by former president
Stricter admissions standards have been cited as one of the reasons for enrollment declines at Ball State in recent years
Sunday, January 31, 2016
Morgan County landmarks threatened by possible I-69 routes
Sunday, January 31, 2016
EDITORIAL: Thin-skinned Donald Trump, claims to be tough and love free speech
Sunday, January 31, 2016
Notre Dame prof finds Zika-related mosquito far from tropics
He asks: Where else could it be?
Sunday, January 31, 2016
A handcuffed bill on college police records in Indiana
Law would apply narrowly to private universities
Sunday, January 31, 2016
Entrepreneurial spirit helps lift young African-Americans in Anderson
Sunday, January 31, 2016
Rep. Brooks' liquid nicotine measure becomes U.S. law; requires child-proof caps
Sunday, January 31, 2016
Merger of parent companies could lead to sale of one Terre Haute TV station
Saturday, January 30, 2016
Evansville Regional Airport reports increase in passenger counts for 2015
Saturday, January 30, 2016
Fantasy sports bill advances in Indiana Senate
The bill would also allow Indiana’s casinos to create their own daily fantasy leagues
Saturday, January 30, 2016
South Bend schools add programs in agriculture and environmental science
“The ag pathways are exploding," says head of high school and magnet programs
Saturday, January 30, 2016
New Moon's name again in lights in downtown Vincennes?
That's INVin's hope for former movie theater at Sixth and Main
Saturday, January 30, 2016
Access to jailed East Chicago councilman raises questions
Officials say there is little they can do for those constituents wondering how they will be represented on city issues
Saturday, January 30, 2016
Indiana's tangled laws on alcohol sales result of competing business interests
Retailers are in favor of repealing the ban, but many package liquor stores think Sunday sales would unfairly benefit retailers
Saturday, January 30, 2016
COMMENTARY: Priorities matter in Bombay, in Flint and in Terre Haute
Saturday, January 30, 2016
Fort Wayne water safe, but lead lurks in paint, health officials say
Saturday, January 30, 2016
RV shipments in 2015 highest since 2006, hitting pre-recession levels
Sales on the rise for sixth consecutive year and manufacturers are bullish on 2016
Saturday, January 30, 2016
Draft of next Bloomington growth policies plan in circulation
Saturday, January 30, 2016
Steuben County part of alternative juvenile justice initiative
Saturday, January 30, 2016
EDITORIAL: Botched ISTEP makes mockery of school grades
Saturday, January 30, 2016
Bosma cool to compromise gay-rights bill that was advanced by state Senate committee
Friday, January 29, 2016
Could the White River get a beach downtown? Maybe, says Visit Indy
But two major hurdles exist: the river is polluted and from where would the development money come
Friday, January 29, 2016
LaPorte legislator disappointed by Sunday take-home alcohol sales defeat
"Our laws are a hodge-podge of pressing singular issues...," says House Speaker Bosma
Friday, January 29, 2016
Merrillville PBS affiliate cancels Lakeshore Report after 25 years
Friday, January 29, 2016
Delaware County's Mursix adds 22 jobs in acquisition of Indianapolis firm
Friday, January 29, 2016
Jeffersonville redevelopment commission looking to expand TIF district
Friday, January 29, 2016
Port of Indiana-Jeffersonville breaks shipping record again in 2015
Friday, January 29, 2016
St. Elizabeth joins new Lafayette YMCA project
Friday, January 29, 2016
Public school officials oppose proposed legislation that could decrease funding
Friday, January 29, 2016
EDC has changed Noble County 'for the better,' organization members say
Friday, January 29, 2016
Apex Clean Energy considers expanding wind farm in Henry County
Rush County's reluctance to host turbines could be lead to doubling of local project
Friday, January 29, 2016
EDITORIAL: Transparency absent at Ball State
Friday, January 29, 2016
EDITORIAL: Legislature's Indiana Dunes State Park deal just stinks
Friday, January 29, 2016
Seymour Area Food Summit stresses choices close to home
Friday, January 29, 2016
Reid Health sees increase in drug-addicted newborns in 2015 because of heroin activity
“It’s a long, drawn-out issue, requiring a long-term commitment,” CEO says
Friday, January 29, 2016
Fiber coming to Cambridge City, surrounding area
Friday, January 29, 2016
Fayette County home sales improve in 2015
Friday, January 29, 2016
Greensburg-based MainSource records highest earnings in company history
Friday, January 29, 2016
Miami County sixth in state for meth labs seized; Delaware County at the top
Indiana State Police report 1,452 discovered in 2015
Friday, January 29, 2016
Rochester Times Theater potential and restoration for downtown discussed
Friday, January 29, 2016
Bill proposes lifting the ban on food stamps to those convicted of drug crimes
Friday, January 29, 2016
'Ride-sharing' grows in South Bend
2 taxi companies say business down 60%
Friday, January 29, 2016
Minnehaha Fish and Wildlife Area in Sulllivan County to close April 1
American Land Holdings of Indiana, Peabody Energy terminate lease
Friday, January 29, 2016
EDITORIAL: Make voting a 'Hoosier value'
Thursday, January 28, 2016
TV stations' parent companies merge; they have affiliates in five Indiana cities
Thursday, January 28, 2016
Security to tighten at Vigo County School Corp. basketball games
Teams will travel with security officer to away games
Thursday, January 28, 2016
New Marion mayor cuts most contract employees in cost-savings measure
Thursday, January 28, 2016
Indiana road funding plan could come with income tax cut
If approved, state in 2025 will have the lowest income tax rate among states that levy an income tax
Thursday, January 28, 2016
Indiana Senate panel OKs daily fantasy sites
They would not be treated as a gambling operation
Thursday, January 28, 2016
IU's Kelley joins British business school to offer joint MBA program
Thursday, January 28, 2016
IU offers to expand role of faculty in dual credit high school courses
About 75 percent of high school teachers in Indiana who instruct dual credit classes don't have the credentials in the HLC's new requirements
Thursday, January 28, 2016
Decatur County United Fund campaign breaks funding record with $479,066 in 2015
Thursday, January 28, 2016
Kokomo Common Council endorses new TIF district, final approval still needed
Bill would allow a taxing unit located wholly or partly within a proposed TIF area to elect whether to participate
Thursday, January 28, 2016
Notre Dame endowment grows to $8.57 billion
Thursday, January 28, 2016
Watermelon industry sweet for Hoosier farmers; generated $45 million in 2015 revenue
Thursday, January 28, 2016
Bill to reduce funding for solid waste districts dumped by Indiana Senate
Thursday, January 28, 2016
10-acre downtown Muncie park proposal goes to public
Wednesday, January 27, 2016
10-acre downtown Muncie park proposal goes to public
Wednesday, January 27, 2016
Acting BSU president dispels rumors that school is operating in crisis mode
"... applications are up, admits are up, and the confirmeds are up," Provost Terry King says
Wednesday, January 27, 2016
State of City: Costas 'fired up' about Valparaiso's future
Wednesday, January 27, 2016
Lawmakers may override local opposition to Dunes Pavilion alcohol sales
Wednesday, January 27, 2016
Two Northwest Indiana veterans s get resolution passed by House
Wednesday, January 27, 2016
EDITORIAL: It's time to do away with the option to vote a straight ticket
Wednesday, January 27, 2016
Anderson lands Italian company which is investing $9 million and creating 35 jobs
Wednesday, January 27, 2016
Sirmax set to begin Anderson production and create 50 jobs
Wednesday, January 27, 2016
Public registry would list convicted child-abusers under bill OK'd by Senate panel
Would be akin to the sex offender registry
Wednesday, January 27, 2016
Notre Dame raised nearly $380 million in 2015, 19th among colleges in U.S.
Wednesday, January 27, 2016
The ISTEP grades are in, but what do they mean?
“Let's just put it behind us and move on,” local school superintendent says
Wednesday, January 27, 2016
99-acre Wabash County farm at center of Indiana food safety debate
Hawkins believes operations at his farm are safer than those at industrial-scale regulatory slaughterhouses
Wednesday, January 27, 2016
Indiana senators taking up LGBT debate Wednesday
None of the measures is the four-words-and-a-comma solution touted by Freedom Indiana, Indiana Competes or the other business and community organizations
Tuesday, January 26, 2016
U.S. Steel lost $1.5 billion last year
The steelmaker made a profit of $275 million during the same period in 2015, but has been beset by a surge of cheap, often subsidized imports
Tuesday, January 26, 2016
Was Ball State President Ferguson terminated without cause?
Trustees have remained silent on the reasons for Ferguson's sudden and mysterious departure less than 18 months on the jo
Tuesday, January 26, 2016
Society founded to preserve State Theatre in Logansport
Plan includes transfer of local landmark to new nonprofit organization
Tuesday, January 26, 2016
Preventable child deaths on the rise in Tippecanoe County
Tuesday, January 26, 2016
Indiana Senate panel approves hate crimes bill
Tuesday, January 26, 2016
AEP Foundation gives $800,000 for 5-year Ivy Tech-Marion schools project
Tuesday, January 26, 2016
Steel Dynamics reports losses for 2015 due to 'challenging' environment
Tuesday, January 26, 2016
Police want tight limits on body-camera footage
Critics of the measure - including those who represent media - say the bill is fashioned to allow police to keep secret the bad behavior of their officers
Tuesday, January 26, 2016
Variety of legislative proposals win approval at Statehouse
Monday, January 25, 2016
Feds tap Gary for urban agriculture program
Program will give technical assistance on how to turn vacant land into gardens, and identify how food hubs could revitalize downtown
Monday, January 25, 2016
Ball State president Ferguson resigns; no reason given for leaving post
Trustees name Provost Terry King interim president for the second time
Monday, January 25, 2016
Crawfordsville hospital partners with Marian University
Monday, January 25, 2016
Monroe County Jail inmates find inspiration in music
Monday, January 25, 2016
EDITORIAL: Sen. Brent Steele's bill will help meth fight
Monday, January 25, 2016
Madison County's needle exchange program continues to grow
Local program is being used as a model for programs that are starting in Howard and Wayne counties
Monday, January 25, 2016
Fort Wayne plumbing company lays out cash to train in trades
Monday, January 25, 2016
BSU president Paul Ferguson resigns after less than two years in office
Trustees name Provost Terry King interim president for the second time
Monday, January 25, 2016
OPINION: The end of a bubble, version 2016
Our real economic growth is far too weak to support the rapid stock market gains of the past few years.
Monday, January 25, 2016
Terre Haute airport sees steady ascent in activity; states's 3rd busiest
Increased usage reflects ISU pilot training, corporate use, officials say
Monday, January 25, 2016
Connersville, Fayette County officials chat about future
Monday, January 25, 2016
Connersville's Lifeline Farms buys Greenfield-based Husk
Monday, January 25, 2016
Full economic impact for of Alcoa smelter shutdown not yet known for Warrick County
Workforce reduction will be 600; unknown how much of $5.8 million county property tax payment will be reduced
Monday, January 25, 2016
It's move-in time for South Bend Mutual Homes
Monday, January 25, 2016
Ivy Tech programs with low enrollment could be cut
Higher education commission has ordered school to identify for possible elimination degree programs with fewer than 30 students and with low graduation rates
Monday, January 25, 2016
EDITORIAL: Dear Mike: do what's right for Indiana
Monday, January 25, 2016
OPINION: The right path for Indiana's roads and bridges
Eye on the pie
Monday, January 25, 2016
Muncie to prohibit leaving dogs in the cold
Even dogs with doghouses would have to be taken inside a building — house, barn or other — when the thermometer shows 20 degrees
Sunday, January 24, 2016
Sales of existing homes up in NWI in 2015
Sunday, January 24, 2016
New 'Riverfront' liquor license help encourage downtown Terre Haute development
Sunday, January 24, 2016
State questions Terre Haute use of blight relief funds. deactivates program
Sunday, January 24, 2016
Indiana road fix plan driving rift in GOP ranks
The Americans for Tax Reform pledge has some legisators wary of supporting any tax increases
Sunday, January 24, 2016
Key LGBT bills to get hearings this week
Two bills expand protections to include all or part of what many LGBT rights advocates want, although both include exemptions for religious objections
Sunday, January 24, 2016
EDITORIAL: State takes first step toward addressing ISTEP problems
Sunday, January 24, 2016
Bills that could be 'another step' toward curbing meth production, pass House committee
“This isn’t going to be a cure-all, but it will help,” Bedford legislator says
Sunday, January 24, 2016
EDITORIAL: Legislators should pass protections for foster parents
Sunday, January 24, 2016
Second-career teachers like jobs; state is hoping for more of them
But number of students completing transfer to teaching programs in Indiana has steadily declined since the 2008-09 school year
Sunday, January 24, 2016
Local lawmakers ponder mix of five options for Hoosier road funding
Indiana Association of County Commissioners estimates the funding gap at $1 billion annually just to maintain the existing system
Sunday, January 24, 2016
Purdue sexual assault resource center takes shape
Sunday, January 24, 2016
2015 National Association of Counties analysis: Recovery strong in northeast Indiana
Is creating an uneven geography of opportunity, the report said
Sunday, January 24, 2016
New Hammond ordinance may foil cellphone theft
Saturday, January 23, 2016
Study on future governance for IPFW recommends a little more study
Saturday, January 23, 2016
LaGrange Economic Development Corp. launches business acceleration program
Saturday, January 23, 2016
For northeast Indiana home builders, 2015 was a good year
Collectively they posted their best numbers since 2006
Saturday, January 23, 2016
Maconaquah third graders learn how to build their own smartphone apps
Students get coding tips from seventh graders during class
Saturday, January 23, 2016
Indiana Supreme Court upholds merger of Zionsville and Perry Township
The town now stretches along the southern Boone County line from Hamilton County west to 3-1/2 miles west of state Route 267
Saturday, January 23, 2016
Regional Cities Initiative extra fund bill gets out of Senate house committee
Program needs added $42 million because third region chosen
Saturday, January 23, 2016
Port of Indiana-Mount Vernon sets record by shipping 6.6 million tons in 2015
Saturday, January 23, 2016
Lack of funds has Ivy Tech reassessing Elkhart County worker training facility plan
As originally proposed, the college was looking to create a $14 million, 55,000-square-foot Advanced Manufacturing Training Center
Saturday, January 23, 2016
Howard County mentoring program helps children with incarcerated parents
New Leaf allows children to be exposed to a number of positive role models on a regular basis
Saturday, January 23, 2016
Northern Indiana utility crews helping out with East Coast storm
Saturday, January 23, 2016
Splashy new Churchill Solitaire app developed in Northwest Indiana
Friday, January 22, 2016
Lake County lawmaker wants even-year municipal elections to boost turnout
Friday, January 22, 2016
NICTD plans to hike South Shore fares
Increase proposal which would average 2.5 percent per year over two years
Friday, January 22, 2016
Winchester's largest factory to be sold, not closed as initially feared
Unknown how many of the nearly 700 employees will be retained
Friday, January 22, 2016
OUCC recommends lower rate hike than the 11.5 percent increase sought by NIPSCO
In its testimony, the Office of Utility Consumer Counselor says utility should keep its customer charges at existing levels
Friday, January 22, 2016
Saint Francis on track to hold downtown Fort Wayne classes in fall
Friday, January 22, 2016
West Layette-Purdue recommend developer for $120 million State Street project
Friday, January 22, 2016
USDA administrative judge rules Wildlife in Need can keep license
Friday, January 22, 2016
EDITORIAL: Elkhart schools/Boys & Girls Club partnership is smart move
Friday, January 22, 2016
C&A Tool expands production in Churubusco, add up to 51 jobs in 2016
Friday, January 22, 2016
EDITORIAL: Better roads, health worth cigarette tax increase
Friday, January 22, 2016
Indiana lawmakers may dump recycling districts
The state’s solid waste districts spend about $54 million a year, and their budgets vary widely
Friday, January 22, 2016
Indiana Senate OKs plan to open old adoption records
Thursday, January 21, 2016






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