The housing and energy markets are two bright spots in what is otherwise a bleak forecast from Indiana University’s Business Outlook Panel.
The number of new home construction permits issued in Kokomo has more than doubled over the first nine months of the year up from only six permits last year.
Bloomington officials says the thousands of visitors that come to the city for Lotus Festival each year often return after the festival has ended.
The quality of the popcorn may not be as high as consumers have come to expect.
Peabody officials say 230 workers will lose their jobs when the mine closes.
Workers with less education lost about four out of five jobs in the recession — and nearly all of the jobs added in the recovery are going to college graduates.
Gregg says the state should invest more in the economy. Pence says it should encourage more collaboration between private businesses and universities.
An IEDC report estimates more than 13,000 jobs will be created, but IEDC officials say economic concerns could lower the number of jobs actually created.
The partnership Columbus has had with the city of Ningde was one reason Sunjoy decided to expand to Columbus.
Governor Mitch Daniels stopped at a plant he says has become a gem of the entire Indiana economy.