Wednesday, March 20, 2019

Trump shows Tillerson the door

CIA director Pompeo will be the next secretary of state By JOSH LEDERMAN Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump fired Secretary of State Rex Tillerson on...

State lawmakers put final touches on gun rights plan

By AILEEN CHUANG Associated Press INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Indiana lawmakers were putting the finishing touches Monday on legislation that would end licensing fees for handguns while...

GOP ends the House Russia probe, irritating Democrats

By MARY CLARE JALONICK Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — Republicans on the House Intelligence Committee have completed a draft report concluding there was no collusion or...

Training set for instructors of shooting sports

Each year the Indiana Department of Natural Resources Hunter Educator Program, in connection with the Purdue Extension Service, provides training workshops for the 4-H...

Fort Wayne man gets 105 years for hammer attack

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (AP) — A judge has sentenced a Fort Wayne man to the maximum 105 years in prison for hammer attacks on...

Deploying profits in tough times

By DAVID WIDMAR Purdue University While the tight farm economy has many farmers focused on generating profits, it is also important to consider how profits, regardless...

Another early start for New England’s maple syrup season

By LISA RATHKE Associated Press EAST MONTPELIER, Vt. (AP) — The annual maple season got off to another early start with warmups in parts of New...

State spends $153M on school vouchers

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — State spending for Indiana’s school voucher program grew to $153 million for the 2017-18 academic year and helped more than 35,000...

Holcomb wants to add $5M for security at schools

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Indiana’s governor has asked legislators to approve a $5 million boost for a state grant program aimed at helping improve school...

Fort Wayne plans boost for public art

By KEVIN LEININGER (Fort Wayne) News-Sentinel There could soon be a lot more artwork of all sorts scattered throughout town thanks to a new program unveiled...