The school's charter application was previously denied last year, and the school pulled its second application this year.
Hamilton trumped Republican candidate John Turnbull with 3,243 votes, or 77 percent of the vote.
We'll be watching races across the WFIU/WTIU News coverage area, but here are five mayoral races we'll be keeping an especially close eye on.
Voters in Bloomington are heading to the polls to elect city council members as well as the city's next mayor.
Hundreds of people marched from IU's campus to the Monroe County courthouse on Saturday in a demonstration against “Islamophobia."
Triceten Bickford, 19, is charged with strangulation, intimidation and battery resulting in bodily harm, among other things.
Triceten Bickford, 19, allegedly attacked a Muslim woman in a Bloomington cafe.
Mayor Kruzan says the city needs an independent expert team to study the level of water contaminants in the water supply for long term use.
We're on our way to visit with Bloomington Mayor Mark Kruzan for Wednesday's show. Submit your questions now!
The cat cafe allows people to enjoy food and beverages amidst the company of freely roaming cats.