State & National News

State & National News

Windows broken and fires set at southern Indiana church

COLUMBUS, Ind. (AP) — Someone vandalized a rural southern Indiana church over the weekend and tried to set it on fire in what the...

Abandoned Studebaker plant will get upgrades

SOUTH BEND, Ind. (AP) — A massive plant in northern Indiana that’s been abandoned for decades is getting some improvements.There are plans to reface...

Tritch seeks Democrats’ nomination in state’s 3rd Congressional District

By STEVE  GARBACZ(Kendallville) News-SunKENDALLVILLE — After years of working in regional development for northeast Indiana, Courtney Tritch knows that a person’s political affiliation is...

Funding campaign for trail safety improvements launches where 2 girls killed in Delphi

By JOSEPH PAUL(Lafayette) Journal and CourierDELPHI — Nearly five months ago, Delphi became the face of national grief and tragedy when two teenage girls were murdered while walking...

Heavy rains dump on portions of state

ANDERSON, Ind. (AP) — Storms packing heavy rains have left roads flooded across Indiana.Indianapolis television stations showed high water complete covering the four-lane divided...

Indiana has steepest drop in abortions since 2013

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — The number of abortions performed in Indiana during 2016 dropped by the largest rate in several years.An Indiana State Department of...

State adding five sites for opioid addiction treatment

GREENWOOD, Ind. (AP) — Five more opioid addiction treatment centers will be established around Indiana under an expansion announced Wednesday as part of efforts...

State is citing Henry County for sewage pollution

NEW CASTLE, Ind. (AP) — The state of Indiana has taken action against Henry County after complaints of sewage polluting a creek, residential properties...

Michigan attorney general calls for shutting down oil pipeline

TRAVERSE CITY, Mich. (AP) — Michigan’s attorney general on Thursday called for shutting down twin oil pipelines beneath the waterway where Lakes Huron and...

Indy fatal shooting termed a ‘tragedy’

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Indianapolis’ mayor and police chief called the fatal shooting of an unarmed motorist by officers Thursday a “tragedy,” and the chief...