Panel recommends 6-day suspension for Blackford judge

HARTFORD CITY, Ind. (AP) — A state panel has recommended that an Indiana judge be suspended for six days without pay following charges filed...

Pence may meet with North Korean officials

By ZEKE MILLER Associated Press JOINT BASE ELMENDORF-RICHARDSON, Alaska (AP) — U.S. Vice President Mike Pence said he has not ruled out the possibility of meeting...

Senate joins House in passing Indiana cannabis oil bill

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — The Indiana Legislature is poised to allow anyone to purchase and use a cannabis-derived extract believed to have therapeutic benefits, following...

Handgun license fee may be ended

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — The fees for Indiana’s lifetime handgun permits would be eliminated under a proposal endorsed by the Indiana House. The bill cleared the...

House OKs bill to amend diplomas

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — The Indiana House has approved a bill that would overhaul the types of high school diplomas offered to students. The measure...

Deer hunting law altered for rifles

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — A mistake included in a law approved last year prohibiting deer hunters from using rifles on public property would be fixed...

Elkhart group seeks $51,000 for feral cat center

ELKHART, Ind. (AP) — A northern Indiana group is trying to raise $51,000 toward opening a feral cat emergency housing center. Leaders of the Elkhart...

Is it time to sell new crop beans?

By TODD HUBBS URBANA, Ill. — Soybean prices rallied recently on increased uncertainty in South American soybean production and a weaker dollar. Soybean prices in...

AARP says Indiana’s dead last in support for seniors

By Chelsea Boulrisse Greater Fort Wayne Business Weekly Indiana found itself at the bottom of the heap on AARP’s 2017 Long Term Services and Supports list. Holding the...

Township merger bill advances out of committee

By SCOTT L. MILEY CNHI Statehouse Bureau (Logansport) Pharos-Tribune INDIANAPOLIS — Legislation that would force small townships to merge with larger neighboring townships is moving through the...