State Sen. Karen Tallian, D-Ogden Dunes, is seeking the Democratic Party nomination for Indiana attorney general.
CROWN POINT — While allegedly holding a 16-year-old Crown Point girl against her will in Arkansas, a 22-year-old St. John man forced her to have her hair dyed black so she wouldn't be recognized after an Amber Alert was issued, court records said.
EAST CHICAGO — Ameristar Casino is likely to be among the very first locations in Indiana where Hoosiers and Illinoisans legally can bet on professional and college sporting events.
CROWN POINT — Lake County's top prosecutor said Monday his office has closed a criminal investigation of two Hobart police officers accused of seriously injuring a third officer during a fight after a baby shower last year while all three were off duty.
LANSING — A man suffered a gunshot wound to the chest outside an auto shop Sunday morning during an armed robbery, police say.
The new school year is just around the corner, and a large number of students will be traveling back and forth on a big yellow bus. So it’s a good time for a refresher on keeping kids safe on the journey.
Caffeine, a stimulant that occurs naturally in some 60 plant species, shows up in soft drinks, energy drinks, tea, cocoa, weight-loss supplements, and a national favorite, coffee. While many simply enjoy caffeinated beverages as a morning ritual and in social situations, there are those who are not fit to be around until they’ve had their daily fix.
A 16-year-old girl who was reported missing early Saturday is believed to be in "extreme danger" with a St. John man considered to be "armed and dangerous," police said.
Newton County has been selected to receive additional support and assistance from the state and Purdue University in the hope of attracting more private, public and philanthropic investment to the rural Northwest Indiana county.
MUNSTER — Attorney General Curtis Hill Jr. is asking the Indiana Supreme Court to allow him to seek the return of hundreds of thousands of dollars in extra retirement pay from two former School Town of Munster superintendents.
THORNTON — The man charged with the murder of a Gary woman was on probation for allegedly beating a pregnant woman in 2017, causing her to lose three of her quadruplets, court records state.
GARY — Visitors to the Hard Rock Casino Gary, when it opens on or after Dec. 31, 2020, will pass by a huge, neon-lit guitar at the main entrance to the first land-based casino in Northwest Indiana.
The Indiana Debate Commission is now accepting questions from Hoosier voters for its April 30 statewide televised debate in the Republican U.S. Senate primary race. In keeping with its mission of “Putting Voters First,” the commission invites Hoosier voters to submit their questions on i…
Ivy Tech Community College will host two events in April to help students with their questions about college and enrolling at Ivy Tech: College 101 and Express Enrollment Day.
Indiana Michigan Power’s service area is well-known for manufacturing, agriculture and affordable energy. A study by Austin Consulting, a leading site selector, found the area’s strengths offer growth opportunities for food and beverage industries in northern and east-central Indiana as …
In the face of adversity will you crumble, or will you soar? Shannon Huffman Polson has tackled her fair share of challenging experiences. She chose – quite literally – to soar, becoming one of the first women Apache attack helicopter pilots in the United States Army.
Last week, the U.S. Senate passed a bill authored by Congressman Jim Banks (IN-03) that would correct existing law regarding headstones provided by the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) to the spouses and dependent children of veterans whose remains are never located. The bill previous…
The Indiana Audubon Society is inviting teachers and educators to explore the birds both in their classroom and around their backyard through the new ‘Indiana for the Birds’ program. The program will provide 50 Hoosier classrooms with a special bird themed educational kit, bird identific…
The Upper Salamonie River Watershed (USRW) is having a steering committee meeting to discuss the marketing of the USRW cost-share program, and further outreach and education efforts.
A team of forest and wildlife researchers from Purdue University’s Department of Forestry and Natural Resources has published a white paper addressing three critical questions in the ongoing discussion about management of Indiana state forests.