A forest conservation group is opposing Indiana Division of Forestry's decision to sell logging rights in part of the Morgan-Monroe State Forest.
Monroe County is dedicating $250,000 to create a long-term plan for how it will develop land in the two miles surrounding Bloomington.
Low turnout due to stormy weather could mean fewer funds for restaurants and food banks that benefit from the event.
The council discussed a proposal for a one percent food and beverage tax on Monroe County restaurants Tuesday.
The exercise was precipitated in part by December’s school shooting in Connecticut and may represent a sea change in what disasters the district trains for.
Former food service employee Beth Ann Deckard allegedly took more than $8,000 from Jackson Creek Middle School.
John Myers is appealing his 2006 conviction of killing Indiana University student Jill Behrman.
Officials say they are cautiously optimistic there won’t be any backlash from INDOT for years of opposition to the road from county leaders.
The Monroe County Community Schools Corporation School Board met Wednesday to discuss changes it needs to make to comply with the Affordable Care Act.
Some county council members said using the taxes to upgrade the convention center was a top priority, but others questioned the benefits it would bring.