Working your working capital

By BRADLEY ZWILLING, BRANDY BIROS and DWIGHT RAAB University of Illinois If it isn’t already on your New Years’ Resolution list, improving your financial reporting and...

Regulators sign off on Indiana dairy farm

LAKE VILLAGE, Ind. (AP) — Indiana regulators have granted a key permit for an organic dairy farm that could become home to more than...

Gun industry has concerns at annual event

By LISA MARIE PANE Associated Press When gunmakers and dealers gather this week in Las Vegas for the industry’s largest annual conference, they will be grappling...

Shutdown goes on as Trump offer doesn’t sway Democrats

By JILL COLVIN Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — Thirty-one days into the partial government shutdown, Democrats and Republicans appeared no closer to ending the impasse than...

Shutdown affecting the booze business in Indiana

Wineries, breweries, distilleries affected by federal shutdown; can’t renew permits or gain approval for new recipes and label By EMILY ERNSBERGER (Bloomington) Herald-Times During the federal government...

$11M in U.S. grants going to 19 rural  Indiana communities

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Nearly $11 million in federal grant money is going to 19 rural communities around Indiana for local development projects. The Indiana Office...

State’s December jobless rate remains steady at 3.6 percent

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Indiana’s unemployment rate remained steady in December from November. The Indiana Department of Workforce Development said Friday the rate was 3.6 percent. The...

Holcomb supports a pay boost for Indiana’s teachers

By TOM DAVIES Associated Press INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Indiana Gov. Eric Holcomb is looking to dip slightly into the state’s reserves for more money toward a...

Sears staves off liquidation; stores will stay open

NEW YORK (AP) — Sears will live on— at least for now. The company’s chairman and largest shareholder, Eddie Lampert, won a bankruptcy auction...

Economists: Shutdown is drag on economy

By LISA MASCARO, CATHERINE LUCEY and JILL COLVIN Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — With shutdown negotiations deadlocked, the White House planned further meetings with rank-and-file lawmakers...