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Muncie woman uses Hoosier-made craft beer to make cupcakes

Indiana State News

MUNCIE, Ind. (AP) — Sitting discretely in the back booth of a brewery, Laura Turvey is in her element. No, she's not a food critic, but her methods kind of make her feel like one. She'll come to a brewery unannounced, equipped with a creative spark and her son's "Angry Birds" notebook to ...

Holcomb announces special session to begin May 14

Indiana State News

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Indiana Gov. Eric Holcomb announced Friday that he is calling lawmakers back to the Statehouse for a special session that will begin May 14, aimed at completing a handful of Republican priorities that died in March during a chaotic finish to this year's regular ...

THIS DAY IN HISTORY: April 22 in photos

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News-Sentinel.com takes a daily look back at some of the historical people and events from our archives for this day of the calendar year through the years. We hope you enjoy our gallery.

$200,000 Greater Fort Wayne campaign to promote Electric Works

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With local officials debating whether to provide $65 million in requested local funding for the Electric Works, Fort Wayne's leading economic development agency has decided to throw its weight behind the massive project. The board of directors of Greater Fort Wayne Inc. this week unanimously ...

Indiana State starts on campus green bike share program

Indiana State News

TERRE HAUTE, Ind. (AP) — Dozens of tables covered in sustainable living demonstrations and crafts packed the Quad at Indiana State University on Wednesday for its annual Earth Day celebration. The headliner of this year's event was the unveiling of a bike-share program from Spin that will ...

Police officer assigned to Alexandria schools

Indiana State News

ALEXANDRIA – When students returned after spring break to Alexandria-Monroe Jr.-Sr. High School and Alexandra Intermediate School, students noticed a new adult in the building. Though he wears an understated black polo shirt and green cargo pants rather than a full police uniform, Officer ...

Evansville police shoot, wound rape suspect who had fake gun

Indiana State News

EVANSVILLE, Ind. (AP) — Police in southwestern Indiana say an officer shot and wounded a rape suspect who allegedly threatened the officer with what turned out to be a fake handgun. Evansville police spokesman Sgt. Jason Cullum says 48-year-old Michael Anthony Foster was hospitalized after ...

THIS DAY IN HISTORY: April 21 in photos

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News-Sentinel.com takes a daily look back at some of the historical people and events from our archives for this day of the calendar year through the years. We hope you enjoy our gallery.

Work to begin Monday on I-69 bridges; delays possible

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Maintenance is planned for three sets of bridges on Interstate 69 in Fort Wayne on or after Monday, weather permitting. Motorists may experience shoulder closures and alternating lane restrictions on I-69 in both directions over U.S. 24 at mile marker 302; over the Norfolk Southern railroad ...

New Haven Police search for McDonald’s robber

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New Haven Police are investigating a reported robbery of the McDonald's Thursday night in the 7500 block of Indiana 930. Police were told the robber left in a silver minivan, according to a news release. He had passed a note to the drive-through cashier that demanded cash while displaying a ...

Indiana county addresses untested sexual assault kits

Indiana State News

SOUTH BEND, Ind. (AP) — A northwest Indiana county is working to improve policies to ensure sexual assault examination kits are tested. The State Police released a statewide audit in December saying St. Joseph County had the most untested kits in Indiana with almost 480. Prosecutor Ken ...