Saturday, April 20, 2019

Medical marijuana bills likely to be proposed in 2019

By SCOTT L. MILEY CNHI Statehouse Bureau Nelson Chipman Jr. often pauses while talking to sip from a bottle of water. Due to treatments for a malignant...

Survey: State still short of teachers

TERRE HAUTE, Ind. (AP) — A vast majority of Indiana’s school districts are still struggling to find qualified teachers amid the state’s lingering teacher...

Cybersecurity officials start focusing on the 2020 elections

By COLLEEN LONG and MICHAEL BALSAMO Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — An unprecedented federal and state collaboration to defend election systems against Russian interference ended with...

Missing woman found dead outside Michigan house

NILES, Mich. (AP) — An Indiana woman has been found dead outside a house in southern Michigan two days after relatives reported her missing. St....

Farmhand gets 105 years after putting bomb under bosses’ bed

BENTON, La. (AP) — A northwest Louisiana farmhand has been sentenced to 105 years after being convicted of planting a pipe bomb under the...

Trump-Putin summit’s still on

By ZEKE MILLER Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — Russia said on Wednesday it still expects a meeting between President Vladimir Putin and President Donald Trump to...

Colorado town ends snowball fight ban after plea by boy, 9

SEVERANCE, Colo. (AP) — A 9-year-old boy has convinced the leaders of a small northern Colorado town to overturn a nearly century-old ban on...

Beetle causes some bean lodging

Pest causes serious problems in southern Illinois soybean fields By NICK SEITER University of Illinois Many soybean growers have had problems with lodging at harvest this year. The primary culprit...

Shutdown looms over president’s demand for wall

By HOPE YEN Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — Pushing the government to the brink of a partial shutdown, the White House is insisting that Congress provide...

Pulse of the Voters:

Hoosiers generally give Trump a big, red thumbs-up; others in Indiana oppose the president’s style and policies CNHI News Indiana, (Terre Haute) Tribune-Star If the midterm...