The county parks board suggested signs warning beachgoers about the possible closures unless the vandalism comes to a stop.
Reducing the parks' deer populations helps maintain habitat for other animals and state-endangered plants.
Former parks director Ben Wagner resigned this week five months after being demoted to marketing coordinator.
Monroe County Judge Marc Kellams determined police do not have the legal authority to place individuals on a "trespass list."
Indiana University students presented plans to the Bedford Council to pay for improved city parks and six to seven miles of pedestrian and biking trails.
The Circle City's parks don't have enough playgrounds and they need to be easier to reach, a study says.
Indianapolis ranked 43rd of 50 cities ranked in the list.
Bloomington's mayor says he doesn't envision a law outlawing protests like the Occupy Bloomington movement. But one city council hopeful says he's support one.
An online poll on Facebook and Sprite's website led to the award.
The DNR is conducting a "goose reduction" after receiving a number of complaints about the birds.