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Tony Stewart visits Cummins facilities


Columbus native and three-time NASCAR Cup Series champion Tony Stewart visited two Cummins facilities in Columbus this week as part an effort by the company to thank employees for their work and dedication during the pandemic.

Green progress is aim of SEC proposal


Over the past few years, a growing number of companies in Indiana and beyond have started to report about their environmental footprint and what they’re doing to battle climate change.

German American sponsors Financial Literacy Bee


German American Bank is sponsoring EVERFI Financial Literacy Bee.

First Financial donates to inclusion park


First Financial Bank is providing a $50,000 grant to create the Greensburg/Decatur County Inclusion Park as a resource for those with physical and intellectual disabilities.

Seymour City Council approves Cummins tax abatements

By The Seymour Tribune SEYMOUR, Ind. -- The Seymour City Council approved three tax abatements for Cummins Inc. that have an estimated $20.4 million worth...

A superb sesquicentennial: The Republic turns a big page today in the community


The newspaper that readers first picked up from their porch just seven years after the Civil War ended now can be read online from a tablet or phone around the world.

Breast Health Center receives accreditation


The American College of Radiology has designated Columbus Regional Health’s Breast Health Center as a Breast Imaging Center of Excellence in 2022.

Financial challenges plague rural hospitals, including in Indiana

Every time Paul Wilkinson walks into Rush Memorial Hospital, he says a small word of thanks that the 72-year-old rural hospital is still open for business.

Family partners dream up recipe for bakery’s prosperity

Her start in the food business was out of necessity. “I needed to support myself — and work somewhere where I could get in enough...

A wage-price spiral … again?


Editor’s note: This is the second in a series of columns from business analysts in the IUPUC Division of Business.