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STATEHOUSE (April 7, 2022) – A letter recently sent to the governor includes the name of State Rep. J.D. Prescott (R-Union City), who is urging him to call a special session if the U.S. Suprem…
INDIANAPOLIS – Governor Eric J. Holcomb is directing flags to be flown at half-staff to honor the life and legacy of former Secretary of State Madeleine Albright.
Eighteen players have been selected for the IndyStar Indiana girls Junior All-Stars for 2022, All-Stars games director Mike Broughton announced Friday (March 18).
INDIANAPOLIS— All Indiana Bureau of Motor Vehicle (BMV) branches will be closed Saturday, Jan. 15 through Monday, Jan. 17 in observance of the Martin Luther King Jr. Day holiday.
INDIANAPOLIS – Governor Eric J. Holcomb is directing flags to be flown at half-staff to honor the life of Senator Bob Dole. Flags should be flown at half-staff at the Indiana Statehouse immedi…
INDIANAPOLIS — Hoosiers seeking to learn about where to receive the monoclonal antibodies that have been used to prevent progression of COVID-19 disease can contact 211 for information.
(Fort Wayne, IN) — This Thanksgiving, travel is expected to rebound to nearly pre-pandemic levels. According to AAA, it’s predicted that 48.3 million people will be taking to the roads for the…
INDIANAPOLIS—All Indiana Bureau of Motor Vehicle (BMV) branches will be closed Thursday, November 25 through Saturday, November 27 in observance of the Thanksgiving holiday.
Indianapolis, IN, October 29, 2021– USDA’s Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) State Conservationist Jerry Raynor announced today that Indiana is now accepting applications for enrol…
INDIANAPOLIS—Indiana Bureau of Motor Vehicles (BMV) Commissioner Peter L. Lacy announced today branches will be open statewide during the month of November.
INDIANAPOLIS – Governor Eric J. Holcomb is directing flags to be flown at half-staff to honor the life and legacy of General Colin Powell. Flags should be flown at half-staff immediately until…
Lady Falcons earn third place at TEC track meet
BY RICK REED
Friday, May 13
Monroe Central, Randolph Southern, and Union competed at the MEC Track Tournament at Monroe Central on Friday, April 29.
Chris Peacock has been involved with Randolph County agriculture his whole life. He was raised on a Randolph County farm, and still owns farmland here. He graduated from Purdue University with a Bachelor of Science degree in Agricultural Economics. He has been involved in numerous community …
INDIANAPOLIS — The Indiana Department of Health announced today that Hoosiers age 50 and older are now eligible to receive a free COVID-19 vaccine. This expansion of eligibility makes the vaccine available to an additional 412,000 Hoosiers.
On Friday afternoon Dakota Crabtree, Chief Operating Officer of Thompson Group Insurance was at the Parker City Municipal Building to present Parker City Police officers a check for $3, 720. The money was a public safety grant from the Indiana Public Employers’ Plan, Inc. (IPEP). The money w…
Randolph County continues to do well in terms of community spread. I expect our metrics will be “Blue” this week (the best rating) and that the advisory level will drop to Blue also. The advisory level drops whenever there are at least 2 consecutive weeks of improved community spread by the …
As of Tuesday 2/23/2021 the county has had a total of 2,300 cases of Covid-19, with 76 deaths and 2,217 recoveries. At the time of this writing there are seven active cases in the county.
The Indiana Department of Health has selected Randolph County for a mobile vaccine clinic this week. Eligibility for the vaccine is expected to be 60 and over will be announced soon.
Billy Butler, of Mishawaka, is accused of allegedly engaging in "jackpot switching" as a way to avoid having his casino winnings seized to cover unpaid child support obligations, records show.
"Burglary is an ongoing crime that encompasses a defendant’s conduct inside the premises, terminating only when the unlawful invasion ends," wrote Justice Christopher Goff for the Supreme Court.
As Covid-19 cases are trending up, the FDA has authorized a new first of its kind over the counter Covid-19 test. Also, today, the agency has given the green light for boosters for kids five to eleven.
(The Center Square) – Indiana Attorney General Todd Rokita sent a memo listing what he says are inaccurate or false claims about the COVID-19 pandemic to the U.S. Office of the Surgeon General.
According to the most recent campaign finance reports filed with the Indiana Secretary of State’s office, Indiana Secretary of State Holli Sullivan has raised $497,226 and spent $210,517 between Jan. 1, 2021 and Apr. 8, 2022. Sullivan is currently ranked sixth in state-level donations in the 2022 election cycle. Sullivan is a member of the […]
The state of Indiana is poised to end its 2022 budget year next month with an unprecedented $6 billion, or more, in its reserve accounts.
In all US states, new Covid-19 cases are now trending up. As the weather gets warmer, the question remains: will we see a summer surge? Health experts weigh in.
Seventh Circuit Court of Appeals judges ruled this week Thomas Ostrowski doesn’t owe Lake County government officials $226,000 for suing them four years ago.
U.S. home sales skyrocketed during the COVID-19 pandemic, hitting a 15-year high of 6.1 million in 2021. The spike in demand, coupled with declining inventory, have put upward pressure on housing prices. Renters have not been spared, as housing has become one of the key drivers of surging U.S. inflation. According to the Economic Policy […]
They're creepy. Crawly. Packed with potentially dangerous bacteria that can lead to Lyme disease. This is a tick's favorite time of year to bite. Today's Health Minute has more on how to prevent illness for National Lyme Awareness Month.
(The Center Square) – Public schools in Indiana will be permitted to hire non-certified adjunct teachers starting in July, thanks to a new law passed by the state assembly. Proponents see it as a way to ease the state’s shortage of teachers. Critics fear it will lessen the quality of education and perpetuate the shortage.
(The Center Square) – U.S. drug overdoses increased 15% between December 2020 and December 2021, according to data released by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s National Center for Health Statistics.
The five-member election board agreed to add about three dozen provisional in-person and mail-in ballots to the 46,267 valid votes already tallied. None changed the outcome of any election contests.