Bartholomew County may try the unusual tactic of a residential property tax deduction to ease tensions between large livestock farms and nearby residents.
Last spring, four Bartholomew Consolidated School Corporation schools received doses of the overdose intervention drug naloxone.
Columbus is the only town from Indiana that is ranked nationally for start-up growth.
Indiana is adding more large-scale hog farms every year. They're good business for farmers, but some neighbors say they can be bad for property values.
About 20 people who live near the proposed project pleaded with board members to consider the effect on their lives if the panels were erected.
In the past week, there have been three suspected heroin overdoses in Bartholomew County.
Bartholomew County’s moratorium on CAFOs expired in August, but the issue of zoning has yet to be resolved.
Western wildfires are forcing the U.S. Forest Service to spend an unprecedented amount of their budget to fight the blazes.
Bartholomew County commissioners hope to reach a happy ending for all sides of the CAFO ordinance, but it proves difficult.
With the government-appointed committee unable to reach agreements on recommendations, independent groups try to influence lawmakers on their own.