State & National News

State & National News

Weather service confirms strength of tornado in Indiana

MITCHELL, Ind. (AP) — The National Weather Service says surveys have confirmed tornado damage in parts of Indiana from storms that hit the Midwest...

Holdman: Still a ways to go

Sen. Travis Holdman, R-Markle, is still hopeful his bill to significantly increase funding for pre-kindergarten programs will provide the amounts he and Gov. Eric...

Senate passes pre-K funding plan

By BRIAN SLODYSKOAssociated PressINDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Republicans who control the Statehouse are deeply divided on how — or if — Indiana should move forward...

Trump gives GOP leaders rallying cry, roadmap for change

By ERICA WERNERAP Congressional CorrespondentWASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump gave Republican congressional leaders a rallying cry and even a roadmap as they try...

Irsay and McAfee adding to reward

DELPHI, Ind. (AP) — Former Indianapolis Colts punter Pat McAfee says he and team owner Jim Irsay are nearly doubling to $200,000 the reward...

At least 2 dead after tornadoes touch down in Illinois, Missouri

By KELLY P. KISSELAssociated PressLITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — Tornadoes touched down in the upper Midwest and northern Arkansas, killing at least two people,...

Indiana Roundup: 2-28-17

Plans move ahead for expanding Marion County transit system INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Plans are moving forward to expand the Indianapolis-area’s transit system, including the addition...

A high-publicity investigation with a low profile

Police trying to find killer of two Delphi-area teens — but they’re not talking about itBy RON WILKINS(Lafayette) Journal and CourierDELPHI — Police officers...

Phipps featured speaker at HU Feed a Farmer Day

HUNTINGTON — Huntington University and The Haupert Institute for Agricultural Studies will celebrate National Agricultural Day by hosting John Phipps, former host and current...

Company to build feed mill in Peru

By CARSON GERBERKokomo TribunePERU – A livestock feed company says in plans to invest $24 million to build its first feed-mill operation just north...