| Oct 24, 2012
| 7:27 PM
SOUTH BEND - The St. Joseph County Democratic Party on Wednesday called on the local Republican Party to withdraw its support of U.S. Senate candidate Richard Mourdock, after comments he made about rape and abortion during a televised debate.
| Apr 22, 2012
At 3:30 in the morning of April 4, two South Bend police officers responded to a neighbor's call about a young boy standing outside, yelling for his mother.
"Upon arrival at the address I observed that the front door to the residence was open and not...
| Jun 7, 2012
| 6:46 PM
ST. JOSEPH COUNTY -- They're calling it a cycle of corruption.
The St. Joseph County Republican Party says enough is enough...local Democrats are in hot water.
They held a news conference Thursday encouraging the Democrats to "clean house" in light of...
| Jun 9, 2012
| 3:20 PM
SOUTH BEND -- Citing two ongoing criminal cases involving members of the local Democratic Party and ongoing issues in the mayor's office, the county GOP on Friday called for an end to what it termed a "culture of corruption" in local Democratic politics....
| Oct 19, 2010
| 7:11 PM
SOUTH BEND -- Rallies around the state show support for making property tax cuts permanent. But people opposed to the idea worry it could hurt local government and critical services.
When Liesl Rozniarek is not keeping a close eye on her three...
| Feb 18, 2011
| 5:55 AM
INDIANAPOLIS — A second Indiana Senate committee has voted to advance an Arizona-style immigration bill, despite reservations from several Republicans.
The legislation aimed at cracking down on illegal immigration sailed through the Senate...
| Feb 15, 2011
| 8:55 AM
Economic development officials, saying the city must be more competitive in luring high-tech firms, have asked the common council to exempt large-scale data management equipment from personal property taxes.
The request comes in the wake of recent...
| Feb 10, 2011
| 8:56 PM
INDIANAPOLIS -- A proposal to bar companies from asking their employees about any guns they might be keeping in their cars while at work is moving ahead in the Indiana General Assembly.
The Senate voted 38-10 this week to approve Senate Bill 411 and...
| Jan 30, 2011
| 12:38 AM
INDIANAPOLIS — A battle over Arizona-style immigration enforcement is coming to the Indiana Statehouse this week.
Supporters of the crackdown say states need to do something about illegal immigration if the federal government isn't going to...
| Jan 2, 2011
| 1:37 AM
BREMEN — Indiana Sen. Ryan Mishler says it’s not unusual for him to run into constituents in his hometown and hear their surprise.
They assume a state senator would often be in Indianapolis. Some mistakenly think he works in Washington, D.C....
| Mar 21, 2011
| 11:00 PM
INDIANAPOLIS -- The Indiana General Assembly began the process Monday of moving on with the legislative session, despite the continued absence of Democrats in the House of Representatives.
The Senate Appropriations Committee listened to testimony on the...
| Mar 23, 2011
| 4:33 PM
INDIANAPOLIS -- An Indiana Senate panel approved a measure Wednesday that could lead to a constitutional ban on same-sex marriage and anything "substantially similar" to it.
The Judiciary Committee voted 7-3 to send House Joint Resolution 6 to the...