Hog Farm Controversy In Delaware County

Some people don’t like the sound of a 10,000-hog farm in northern Delaware County but lawmakers placing a moratorium on such an operation may not be the primary path. Two lawmakers telling the Star Press that they would be more inclined to regulate confined animal feeding operations than look to shut them down. Regulate instead of restrict altogether.

Man Dies In Blackford County Crash

A Blackford County man is dead, killed in an early Friday morning crash. Police say the driver, 49 year old Richard Traylor was pronounced dead at the scene after his SUV left a rural roadway and rolled several times. Arriving police spotted the vehicle on its side in a field and Traylor had been ejected. They were called there at around 5:15am.

Special Session May Be Coming For State Lawmakers

Indiana Gov. Eric Holcomb is leaving open the possibility of calling lawmakers back to the Statehouse after this year’s legislative session descended into chaos. Bickering Republicans blew past Wednesday’s midnight deadline to adjourn without taking up some key bills. The Republican governor said in an early morning statement that there “still work to be done” and aides say he is open to the idea of calling a special session.