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The cold weather didn’t stop dozens of Indiana Beach fans from rallying Saturday in Monticello, Indiana, to save the park.

Buttigieg Suspends Run For President

Mar 1, 2020

Buttigieg carried on with his remarks saying, "We are reminded just how urgent it is to change who is in the White House. We cannot miss this moment." 

Buttigieg spoke to the importance of Democrats needing to keep the House and win the U.S. Senate. 

"So I urge eveyrone who supported me to continue in the cause." 

"There is simply too much at stake to retreat to the sidelines at a time like this." 

Before Jim Brown, Mean Joe Greene, or any other black NFL superstar, there was George Taliaferro. George played football for Indiana University two years before Jackie Robinson broke baseball’s color barrier, and went on to become the first African American drafted by the NFL. 

The following schools are closed on Thursday, Feb. 27:

Benton Community School Corporation

Frontier School Corporation

The following schools are on a two hour delay:

Carroll Consolidated School Corporation

Rossville Schools 

North Montgomery School Corporation

North White School Corporation 

Southeast Fountain School Corporation

South Montgomery School Corporation

Tri-County School Corporation

State officials say they want to triple federal defense investment in the state by 2025, making Indiana’s aerospace industry more competitive in the United States. 

A seemingly simple bill to help local governments cut costs when repairing drains is working its way through the state legislature. But environmentalists worry it could harm the state’s wetlands. 

Indiana Beach Amusement And Water Park Closes

Feb 19, 2020

Known for its slogan, "There’s more than corn in Indiana,” the Indiana Beach amusement and water park will not reopen this spring. 

Advocates Push For Youth Tobacco Laws At Statehouse

Feb 19, 2020

The federal smoking age has increased to 21, but some say that is not enough.

More than 100 advocates gathered in support of stricter tobacco laws at the Statehouse Tuesday.

Census Bureau Assures Public Their Information Is Safe

Feb 19, 2020

The upcoming census has sparked some concerns about the security of vulnerable populations, including immigrants. 

The hearing officer in Attorney General Curtis Hill’s disciplinary case says the Republican official’s law license should be suspended for 60 days.