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Free Purdue Weed Science Field Day for Farmers this Thursday

Join Purdue experts for the Purdue Weed Science field day on Thursday at the Throckmorton Purdue Agricultural Center. Participants will learn about current weed science research, tour research plots, network with industry professionals and meet Purdue graduate students. “Highlights for the event will be Enlist, Xtend, and Liberty Link soybean weed control programs and research…

June 30 Deadline Fast Approaching for 21st Century Scholarship Enrollment

Indiana seventh- and eighth-grade students can still apply for the 21st Century Scholars program, but the June 30 deadline is quickly approaching. Led by the Indiana Commission for Higher Education, the 21st Century Scholarship is the state’s early college promise program that provides up to four years of undergraduate tuition and fees for eligible students…

IDEM Issues Air Quality Action Day in Hamilton County for Today

The Indiana Department of Environmental Management (IDEM) has issued an Air Quality Action Day (AQAD) and is forecasting high ozone levels in Hamilton County for today. IDEM encourages everyone to help reduce ozone by making changes to daily habits. You can: Drive less: carpool, use public transportation, walk, bike, or work from home when possible…

Onezone Chamber of Commerce President & CEO Named Statewide Executive of the Year

Jack Russell, CP, President & CEO of OneZone Chamber of Commerce, has been named Indiana Chamber Executive of the Year by the Indiana Chamber Executives Association (ICEA).  The award is the top honor for an individual chamber leader in the State of Indiana. Russell accepted the award at the ICEA Annual Conference held last week…

Reserved Hunt Applications Open July 1 with New System

Beginning July 1, hunters can apply for a variety of reserved hunts online by visiting on.IN.gov/reservedhunt. This year, instead of one application period for all draws, they are split into a few different date windows. The reason for the change is to help hunters more easily plan for their hunts and thereby increase the number…

Rokita Announces Gun Owners’ Bill of Rights

Attorney General Todd Rokita yesterday announced the publication of the Gun Owners’ Bill of Rights — a document created to help ensure that Indiana citizens understand the constitutional provisions and other laws that safeguard their Second Amendment liberties. “America’s founders understood the God-given rights of free people to protect themselves against intruders, violent attackers and…

Daily Almanac: June 28, 2022

Sunrise/Sunset: RISE: 6:17 a.m. SET: 9:17 p.m. High/Low Temperatures: High: 81 °F Low: 57 °F Today is…: • Insurance Awareness Day • Paul Bunyan Day • Tau Day What Happened On This Day: • 1846 The saxophone is patented • 1914 Austrian Archduke Franz Ferdinand and his wife Sophie are assassinated • 1969 A police…

Democratic, Libertarian Parties of Indiana to Host Town Hall Event in Fishers

Today in Fishers, Tom McDermott (Candidate for U.S. Senate), Destiny Wells (Candidate for Secretary of State), Jeannine Lee Lake (Candidate for Indiana’s Fifth Congressional District), Jocelyn Vare (Candidate for Indiana Senate District 31), Victoria Wilburn (Candidate for Indiana House District 32), and the Libertarian Party of Indiana will continue the “2022 Town Hall Series”, an…

Shop Fishers: Summer Series Returns July 16

The City of Fishers will kick off its third-annual Shop Fishers: Summer Series on Saturday, July 16 with a weeklong celebration through Saturday, July 23.  The citywide event will feature special deals and promotions from over 50 homegrown restaurants and shops around Fishers, encouraging the community to shop and dine local throughout the week. With…

Crowdfunding Campaign Launched by State to Preserve Historic Estate

Lt. Gov. Suzanne Crouch and the Indiana Housing and Community Development Authority launched a crowdfunding campaign this week to expand and preserve George Ade’s historic estate into a community gathering space. If this crowdfunding campaign reaches its goal of raising $50,000 by Aug. 25, the project led by George Ade Historic Preservation Commission will receive…