Currently, a higher-level employee with the sheriff’s department, such as a deputy or sheriff can enter a pension plan with eight years of service.
The organization started off the morning with its annual local Veterans Day ceremony at the Monroe County Courthouse.
Monroe County and many other counties around the country will require sex offenders to report for a meeting during trick-or-treating hours.
Karen S. Bridges, 45, of Mitchell, Ind. was arrested Friday morning for allegedly stealing cash from the Monroe County Cash Bond Fund.
Public health leaders rejoiced Friday morning after Monroe County Commissioners voted in favor of a county-wide needle exchange program.
The Monroe County Health Department declared a public health emergency Wednesday, the first step toward implementing a needle-exchange program.
The clock in the Monroe County Courthouse must be wound every seven days.
Technical support for electronic poll books and increased staffing are the primary reason for the additional funding.
Cook officials say they will invest $28 million to renovate and equip their facility in Bloomington.
Monroe County consistently ranks high in Indiana for children vaccination rates, and area officials plan to continue that progress.