State & National News

State & National News

Water park’s problems continue

PORTER, Ind. (AP) — A northwestern Indiana water park where 11 children suffered chemical burns must correct numerous large problems before it can reopen,...

Holcomb asks feds to allow Medicaid work requirements

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Gov. Eric Holcomb has submitted a finalized proposal allowing for changes to the state’s Healthy Indiana Plan 2.0 serving low-income Hoosiers.The...

Mural being created at downtown Fort Wayne’s eastern gateway

By KEVIN KILBANE(Fort Wayne) News-SentinelThey’ve gone through 36 gallons of paint in a few days and they still have a lot more to do,...

Muncie man shot by police convicted of multiple charges

MUNCIE, Ind. (AP) — A Muncie man has been convicted on multiple charges after he allegedly tried to run down two police officers with...

Why drug test 4-H animals?

Drug testing programs can sometimes feel overwhelming for Indiana 4-H livestock parents. There are a number of considerations, practices, and regulations that need to...

Brothers drown in northern Indiana creek

ARGOS, Ind. (AP) — Authorities say two young brothers are dead after one started struggling while playing in water in northern Indiana and the...

Sheriff experiences antidote shortage

BLOOMINGTON, Ind. (AP) — An Indiana sheriff decided to prioritize emergency workers over the public during a recent shortage of a drug used to...

Two killed when car hits house

FRANKFORT, Ind. (AP) — Authorities say a car crashed into the living room of a rural central Indiana home, killing two people who were...

Dozens of animals seized from farm in central Indiana

DALEVILLE, Ind. (AP) — Authorities say they’ve seized dozens of animals from a central Indiana farm where numerous animal carcasses also were found.The Star...

State looking for new poet laureate

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — The Indiana Arts Commission says it’s accepting nominations for the state poet laureate. Shari Wagner’s two-year term is ending.It says the...