Troopers recently arrested three people on drug charges during a traffic stop after uncovering 25 pounds of marijuana, cash and a loaded firearm in the car.
A ceremony is reportedly planned for Dec. 9 to mark the opening of the new section of interstate.
The I-69 private developer held an open house to allow public comments and answer questions about Section 5 of I-69.
The Indiana Department of Transportation filed a motion today to dismiss a lawsuit it had filed against Monroe County because of a noise ordinance.
Section 4 of I-69 from Crane to Bloomington is scheduled to be complete by the end of 2015.
The state argued Monroe County's noise ordinance was delaying construction on Interstate 69.
A panel indicates the state should prioritize four new transportation projects, including building an I-69 bridge over the Ohio River.
The state plans to upgrade State Road 37 to interstate standards by 2016.
Drivers should anticipate short-term lane closures and reduced work zone speed limits along S.R. 37.
Daviess County officials say they have seen $38 million in new investments since I-69 was opened from from Crane to Evansville.