The Hoosier National Forest has received funding through a national fund, which receives its money from offshore drilling fees.
Experts say competition from Illinois and Ohio may force Indiana to reconsider its casino gaming revenue stream.
Paoli Peaks' business has been hit hard this year because of the warm weather.
An organization in Southern Indiana has created a fund that would bypass the state when it comes to handing out money for regional economic development.
Because of the warm weather, Paoli Peaks and Paoli have missed out on tourists during the week before and after Christmas.
Paoli has begun the rebuilding process from a fire eight months ago.
Governor Mitch Daniel's annual motorcycle ride benefits military families of wounded soldiers.
The ride will be even larger than the current record holder for a water coaster, The Wildebeest, which is also in Holiday World.
Guests at the West Baden Springs Hotel have been relocated because of rising flood waters.
Continued rainfall is causing flooding across the state.