Animal welfare group seeks to halt rifle rule in Indiana

The Center for Wildlife Ethics filed their request with LaPorte Circuit Court Judge Thomas Alevizos on Thursday. The state rule will allow rifles during the firearms deer-hunting season that begins Saturday. It expires Feb. 1.

Indiana October jobless rate rises slightly to 3.9 percent

The state’s jobless rate has been climbing since dipping to 3 percent in June, but Indiana’s October unemployment rate remained slightly below the national rate of 4.1 percent, which was a 17-year national low.

Komets lose in OT to KC

Mike McMurty scored for Kansas City in the extra period to beat the Komets on Friday night, 4-3. Fort Wayne has only played in two overtime games this year – and they have lost them both. 

11/17 Girls Basketball Recap

4A no. 8 Homestead bested 3A no. 3 Concordia 60-31 in a match-up of teams that finished 1-2 in the SAC standings last season to highlight girls hoops action on Friday night.

11/17 Highlight Zone – Semi-State

Woodlan is heading to state for the first time since 1981 thanks to a last-second field goal while Bishop Dwenger saw its season come to an end with a loss at semi-state.

Danica Patrick To End Racing Career at Next Year’s Indy 500

Danica Patrick broke down in tears Friday as she announced she will retire from full-time racing next year after running the Daytona 500 and then the Indianapolis 500, closing her career at the storied track that made her famous.