ANGOLA — A Jasper County man was arrested and charged March 1 with a bevy of felonies and misdemeanors after leading police on a lengthy vehicle pursuit in northeastern Indiana.
MONON — Eight school boards of education representing all or parts of seven counties in west-central Indiana each passed resolutions Monday night signifying their opposition to three Indiana General Assembly bills they say will siphon state public education funds to private and charter schools.
RENSSELAER — A Kankakee Valley Middle School teacher arrested on felony child molestation charges had his bond reduced by Jasper County Superior Court Judge Russell Bailey during an initial hearing at the county courthouse on Feb. 26.
RENSSELAER — The Jasper County Sheriff’s Office is investigating the discovery of suspected human skeletal remains found Feb. 27 about five miles northeast of Rensselaer.
WEST LAFAYETTE — Frozen water is hiding beneath the dust-covered surface of Mars, and scientist Ali Bramson wants to find it.
INDIANAPOLIS — Beginning April 24, everyone in northern Indiana’s 219 and 574 telephone area codes is encouraged to start using 10 digits, rather than seven, to make local phone calls.
LAFAYETTE — Lafayette State Police Post officials said troopers will be cracking down on dangerous and impaired driving in March as part of a statewide enforcement campaign.
As the days begin to lengthen and more of us begin thinking about spring, I always like to promote some great web-based resources Purdue Extension has to offer that may help you this coming year.
RENSSELAER — Jasper County Highway Department officials say the county’s frost law will go into effect Friday.
RENSSELAER — The Rensselaer Area Ministerial Association has been awarded CARES Act federal funds to supplement emergency food and shelter programs in Jasper County.
WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. — Innovators at Purdue’s Animal Disease Diagnostic Laboratory (ADDL) have used their expertise to make the on-campus testing facility one of the only labs in Indiana actively looking for and able to detect the UK variant of the COVID-19 virus.
The company known as Brothers Broadcasting, founded by brothers John and Dr. James Balvich, is well recognized today for the commercial radio stations based in Rensselaer.
DEMOTTE, Ind. — Especially in light of the COVID-19 pandemic, seniors, especially those in retirement homes and care centers have experienced more isolation than those able to more easily stay in contact with family and friends. The staff at Oak Grove Christian Retirement Village, assisted b…
INDIANAPOLIS — Gov. Eric Holcomb announced the results of the increased school bus safety patrols that were conducted last fall by Indiana law enforcement agencies.
JASPER COUNTY — Last month, Jasper County REMC (JCREMC) announced it has a high-speed internet division in the works. This division will provide faster and more reliable internet to their members that reside in rural areas without high connection speeds.
JASPER COUNTY — The Trailblazers 4-H Club of Jasper County will hold a tack auction and chicken noodle dinner at the Jasper County Fairgrounds on Sunday, March 7.
INDIANAPOLIS — State Sen. Ed Charbonneau (R-Valparaiso) was recently named Indiana Council of Community Mental Health Centers’ (Indiana Council) Legislator of the Year during the Indiana Council 2021 Winter Quarterly Meeting.
RENSSELAER — The City of Rensselaer agreed to extend its contract an additional eight years with Indiana Municipal Power Agency during a council meeting on Jan. 8.
WHEATFIELD — The countdown is on for two coal-fired units at NIPSCO’s R.M. Schahfer Generating Station in Wheatfield.
Organizers of the Indiana Small Farm Conference remind farmers that it’s never too early to gain new insights ahead of the growing season.
RENSSELAER — A Kankakee Valley Middle School teacher arrested on felony child molestation charges had his bond reduced by Jasper County Superior Court Judge Russell Bailey during an initial he…
RENSSELAER — Jasper County Sheriff deputies arrested a Rensselaer man for possession of methamphetamine, heroin and one other charge after they responded to a request from a local business.
(The Center Square) – Indiana’s new attorney general, Todd Rokita, signed onto a letter to President Joe Biden on Monday, asking him to pull his nomination of a critical race theory lawyer to be one of the top attorneys at the U.S. Department of Justice.
HR-1305 would enable Hoosiers to use out-of-state hospitals.
Northwest Indiana residents have a chance to weigh in on one of those little-noticed, structural components of government that has a significant effect on election and policy outcomes.
SAN SALVADOR, El Salvador — A year ago, the president of El Salvador denounced the opposition-controlled congress as a collection of “criminals” and stormed into the legislative palace with heavily armed troops and police in riot gear. The show of force — a failed attempt to win approval of a $109-million loan for military and law enforcement equipment to crack down on gang violence — was ...
Britain's Prince Philip has been transferred to another hospital after spending nearly two weeks in a private ward recovering from an infection. Buckingham Palace confirmed Monday that the duke of Edinburgh had been released from King Edward VII’s Hospital and taken to St Bartholomew’s Hospital, both in London, where doctors will continue to treat him and undertake testing and observation for ...
New York prosecutors investigating Donald Trump and the Trump Organization Inc. have questioned witnesses about the two sons of the company’s longtime chief financial officer, Allen Weisselberg, according to people with knowledge of the matter. Investigators with Manhattan District Attorney Cyrus Vance’s office have asked about Barry Weisselberg’s role in managing two New York ice skating ...
Two Americans accused of smuggling former Nissan Motor Co. executive Carlos Ghosn out of Tokyo have been transferred by American authorities to Japanese custody after losing a monthslong extradition fight to remain in the U.S. Michael Taylor and his son Peter were handed over to Japanese custody on Monday morning, according to another son, Rudy Taylor. The Taylors face a possible prison ...