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Holcomb Encourages Students to Apply to Governor’s STEMTeam

INDIANAPOLIS – Gov. Eric. J. Holcomb, Superintendent of Public Instruction Dr. Jennifer McCormick and Treasurer of State Kelly Mitchell invite Hoosier students to apply for the 2019 Governor’s STEM Team (#GovSTEMteam). Gov. Holcomb developed the competition in 2017 to highlight Indiana’s elite

Possible Plea Deal In Homicide Case

VIGO COUNTY, Ind.  – A possible plea deal in connection to the shooting death of a Vigo County teen. A deal has reportedly been offered by the prosecution and a change of plea hearing is set for

Sullivan County Sheriff Warns Of Scam

SULLIVAN COUNTY, Ind. – The Sullivan County Sheriff’s Department reports another phone scam making the rounds in that county. Officers say that scammers have been calling family members of recently jailed people or those that have recently

Illinois Gov. Pritzker Proposes Tax On Plastic Bags

CHICAGO — Environmentalists are praising Illinois Gov. J.B. Pritzker’s proposal for a 5-cent tax on all plastic bags at checkouts statewide. Pritzker says the tax could reduce waste and raise revenue. The budget proposal could potentially generate