EDUCATION

Special session takes away local control from Indiana school districts

INDIANAPOLIS—Senate Democratic Leader Tim Lanane (D-Anderson) released the following comments after the 2018 special session, which adjourned on Monday.   “This special session was simply a...

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INFRASTRUCTURE

“Transportation Talk” – INDOT Open Houses

The following information is courtesy of the Indiana Department of Transportation: Do you enjoy talking transportation? Do you keep a sharp eye on transportation related...

HOOSIER ECONOMY

Indiana’s May 2018 unemployment rate

Today, the Indiana Department of Workforce Development (DWD) announced Indiana’s May 2018 unemployment figures, which remains unchanged from April. Indiana’s unemployment rate is 0.7 percent lower than...
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CHILD SAFETY AND WELLFARE

VETERANS

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PUBLIC SAFETY

Text to 9-1-1 service now available statewide

Traditional 9-1-1 services have been a principal public service tool for Hoosiers for many years to report a crime, a fire, or to seek...

ENVIRONMENT

Arbor Day 2018

Each year, the last Friday in April is recognized as Arbor Day, a time set aside to reflect on mankind’s relationship with trees. Arbor Day...

LOCAL GOV. AND ELECTIONS

Melton awarded fellowship for Midwestern leadership institute

INDIANAPOLIS — State Senator Eddie Melton (D-Gary) was among 38 select lawmakers chosen to participate in a training program that annually identifies and assists promising state...