People Dumping Illinois for Indiana

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According to the 2013 U.S. Census Bureau, 15,800 persons lived in Illinois who were residents of Indiana a year earlier. That’s 12 percent of the
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Indiana Ranked 6th Nationally For Small Business Growth

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Paychex.com had a news release over small business growth they track across the U.S. Read full post here.

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Food Alert: Over Half of Indiana Has Crop Damage

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Via Indiana Economic Digest

Gov. Mike Pence and Sen. Joe Donnelly are seeking a disaster declaration to help farmers whose crops have been damaged from the summer’s high rain levels.

In 50 counties, reported crop damage and losses have met or exceeded 30 percent of a crop, and three counties have experienced a significant number of damages and losses to multiple crops, according to a news release. Under a disaster designation, low-interest emergency loans will be made available to all producers suffering losses in that county, as well as in counties contiguous to a disaster-designated county.

The National Weather Service reports rains set a statewide June rainfall record with a state average of 8.99 inches. The previous record was 8.13 inches set in June 1958.

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