The annual conference attracted more attention this year, in part because of the ongoing investigation into Russian interference in the 2016 election.
The theme of this year's conference is "America's State Parks: Celebrating our Sacred Inheritance."
About 35,000 firefighters will be in town for the Fire Department Instructor Conference.
Indiana Lt. Gov. Sue Ellspermann says the conference can be a valuable tool to share best practices and even prepare for higher office.
Governor Mike Pence spoke at the annual National Rifle Association convention being hosted in Indianapolis this weekend.
Convention organizers expect a total of 40,000 attendees over the four day conference.
The 12-day event‘s theme is 'We Are One'. Indiana Black Expo President Tanya Bell say the theme reflects the nature of IBE.
The governor says he's been offered previous chances to participate but has turned them down.
The National Catholic Youth Conference is being held in Indianapolis this weekend.
One report says some social workers deal with between 76 and 100 clients at a time.