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Terre Haute casino bill dies after split vote

By Ashley Shuler TheStatehouseFile.com INDIANAPOLIS — A bill that would allow a new casino to open in Terre Haute was killed in committee after a split vote Wednesday. Half of the public policy committee voted against the bill, splitting the vote 5-5. Bills need a majority vote to advance out of committee. Senate Bill 354 […]

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Proposed Terre Haute casino aims to stop Illinois market expansion

By Ashley Shuler TheStatehouseFile.com INDIANAPOLIS — A bill that would allow a new casino in Terre Haute is designed to block the expansion of Illinois gaming market. Alex Stolyar of Full House Resorts said the new casino would be a “timely opportunity” for Indiana to build its gambling market in an area previously left out […]

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Vigo County officials tell lawmakers about school protection plans, officers

By Ellie Price TheStatehouseFile.com INDIANAPOLIS – School officials and law enforcement from Terre Haute are crediting a community effort with their success putting protection officers in all of the district’s schools. Vigo County Sheriff Greg Ewing told a legislative panel Tuesday that local officials wanted to take action after a tragedy last year at Sandy […]