Tuesday, January 21
WASHINGTON, D.C. — DeMotte businessman Tim Belstra, of Belstra Milling Co., represented the American Feed Industry Association (AFIA) at the historic signing Jan. 15 of the U.S.-China trade agreement in the White House.
LAFAYETTE — Jasper County native Kimberly (Gilbert) Wright has announced her intention to run for judge of Tippecanoe Superior Court 4 in Lafayette in this year’s election.
RENSSELAER — Citing the discovery of additional information during a three-year investigation by the Jasper County Prosecutor’s Office and the Rensselaer Police Department, Judy Moore, 72, formerly of Rensselaer, will again face a charge of murder of her stepmother.
WHEATFIELD — The campus of White’s Residential Family Services, formerly Christian Haven, in Wheatfield, has sold and will again be a facility for troubled youth.
JASPER COUNTY — Rensselaer Central senior Sarah Mahnesmith has received the 2020 Lilly Endowment Community Scholarship for Jasper County.
INDIANAPOLIS — Landlords cannot be held responsible for tenants’ municipal utility bills, Attorney General Curtis Hill said in an advisory opinion issued Tuesday.
RENSSELAER — Rensselaer Central’s athletic department will celebrate the 25th anniversary of the 1995 Bombers’ boys’ basketball team’s sectional championship on Saturday night.
REMINGTON — The Remington Police Department's John Schuezrenhofer presented Officer Mike Powell with an Award of Merit to an officer who he says continues to exhibit outstanding service to the public.
RENSSELAER — Indiana Secretary of State Connie Lawson released data Monday that shows 23 percent — or 645,458 of the 2,851,245 Hoosiers voters eligible to vote in the Nov. 5, 2019, municipal general election — cast a ballot.
INDIANAPOLIS — Heading into the 62nd Indiana State Fair Queen Pageant, Miss Newton County Devin Hindes was focused on enjoying the experience and making new friendships.
JASPER COUNTY — A Terre Haute man who faces a charge of leaving the scene of an accident resulting in a death asked for a change of venue through his lawyer on Monday.
RENSSELAER — The Indiana State Bar Association and Null Volunteer Lawyers, Inc., will provide a free “Talk to a Lawyer” event on Monday, Jan. 20 at the Jasper County Community Services building in Rensselaer.
The new judge declined to overturn previous decisions, ruling federal case law encourages a new judge to abide by the decision of the first judge.
Under the House proposal, the minimum penalty for selling tobacco products to an underage patron increases to $500 from $200.
INDIANAPOLIS — Two Democratic state senators' proposal for increased teacher pay was voted down Jan. 21.
The House overwhelmingly agreed that employers should not be permitted to force Hoosier workers to be microchipped as a condition of employment.
INDIANAPOLIS, Jan. 21, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- The American Legion has announced its call for entries in the annual Fourth Estate Awards competition for excellence in journalism and its positive impact on society. The deadline for submissions is March 1, 2020.
Boeing said Tuesday it now projects the 737 Max won't get Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) clearance to fly until mid-year, about three months further out than previously expected. "We are currently estimating that the ungrounding of the 737 Max will begin during mid-2020," Boeing said in a statement, after it informed the FAA and airlines Tuesday morning. "We acknowledge and regret the ...
BEIJING - The U.S. and China haven't set a timetable for the next phase of their trade negotiations, according to an official directly involved in the talks. The focus for now is on implementing the phase one deal, Ning Jizhe said Tuesday on the sidelines of the World Economic Forum in Davos. Ning is the deputy head of China's top economic planner, the National Development and Reform ...
It took the Federal Bureau of Investigation about two months to unlock the Apple iPhone 11 that was seized from Lev Parnas, the indicted associate of Rudy Giuliani. The Justice Department on Tuesday rebuffed allegations by a lawyer for Parnas that the government had delayed turning over the information extracted from his phone to "frustrate" his ability to comply with requests for the data ...
SACRAMENTO, Calif. - Two years after the U.S. Supreme Court removed legal barriers to sports betting, California voters could be asked in November to join 14 other states in allowing legal wagers on athletic contests, creating a lucrative industry worth billions of dollars and intense competition among rival gambling interests in the state. On Tuesday, a coalition of 18 Native American tribes ...