State & National News

State & National News

An Indiana man ordered to stop harassing a lawmaker

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — An Indiana lawmaker has won a protective order against a man who contacted him more than 50 times in a day,...

Wabash River Trail gets state funding for its first phase

WABASH, Ind. (AP) — A state agency has awarded nearly $1 million for a proposed 33-mile trail along the Wabash River.The Indiana Economic Development...

Great Lakes levels up again

DETROIT (AP) — A wet spring season has experts predicting that summer water levels for the Great Lakes could be higher than normal and...

Two inmates still on run after prison guards killed

By KATE BRUMBACKAssociated PressTwo Georgia inmates described as “dangerous beyond description” remained on the run Wednesday after their guards on a prison bus were...

Wabash judge is new apppointment to the state Supreme Court

By RICK CALLAHANAssociated PressINDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Indiana’s next state Supreme Court justice, Wabash County Superior Court Judge Christopher Goff, said Monday his appointment to...

50 homes, businesses damaged by flooding

SALEM, Ind. (AP) — Officials have identified about 50 homes and business hit by flash flooding in a southern Indiana community where damage costs...

Hahn with governor as Holcomb signs bill into law

Wells County Surveyor Jarrod Hahn recently attended the ceremonial signing of Senate Enrolled Act 505 into law at the Statehouse by Indiana Gov. Eric...

Trump dismisses Comey’s testimony, claims ‘vindication’

By ERIC TUCKER and ERICA WERNERAssociated PressWASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump on Friday broke his silence on Twitter following explosive testimony by fired FBI...

Body of former NFL player James Hardy found in FW river

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (AP) — Authorities say former NFL wide receiver James Hardy has been found dead in a river in northeast Indiana.The Allen...

INDOT takes step toward possibly more tolling on highways

MUNSTER, Ind. (AP) — The Indiana Department of Transportation formally asked vendors Thursday for information regarding possible tolling on Interstates 65, 70 and 94,...