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EDITORIAL: Civilians don't need AR-15s
Friday, December 15, 2017
Commission seeking $24.2 million grant to build trail across Northwest Indiana
Much of its western part goes through industrial areas of Hammond, Gary and East Chicago
Friday, December 15, 2017
EPA expects East Chicago cleanup could cost $84.9 million
Latest projected costs are almost 4 times earlier estimates
Wednesday, December 13, 2017
Coast Guard approves I-69 Evansville-Henderson Ohio River crossing bridge options
Wednesday, December 13, 2017
OPINION: The economic forecast for 2018 for nation and Indiana doesn't look good
Between half and two-thirds of Indiana’s counties will lose population this year
Monday, December 11, 2017
Hoosier tech experts look at repeal of net neutrality
All consumers would see impact, professors say
Monday, December 11, 2017
Federal court rules Madison district must pay teacher $253,486 in wrongful termination
Sunday, December 10, 2017
Layover times for new ELD laws make difficult times ahead for livestock haulers
Sunday, December 10, 2017
2017-18 flu season expected to pack punch if Australia's experience is a guide
“If you're over 6 months old and you're breathing, you should get a flu shot,” says Allen County health commisioner
Saturday, December 9, 2017
COMMENTARY: What happens if the 'individual mandate' goes away?
Saturday, December 9, 2017
There's a Hoosier connection on nation's health policy
U.S. Surgeon General Jerome Adams and Vice President Mike Pence among at least seven Hoosiers working on national health policy
Saturday, December 9, 2017
Plagued with problems, Dubois County jail rated obsolete: Overcrowded and understaffed
National Institute of Corrections respresentative says, “You talk about helping inmates getting treatment but inmates are not getting the treatment while in jail”
Friday, December 8, 2017
U.S. Postal Service pushes gift-tracking service as Christmas approaches
Informed Delivery System sends residents a picture of the envelopes and postcards that will arrive in their mailbox that day
Friday, December 8, 2017
American health spending slowed in 2016, according to federal report
Hospitals, Rx drugs, physician services all see declines
Thursday, December 7, 2017
A DAY FOR ERNIE: National Ernie Pyle Day proposal gains ground
Unlike correspondents who focused on the events of the war, he wrote about the experiences of ordinary soldiers
Thursday, December 7, 2017
Federal tax changes raise big issues for higher education
Taxing tuition waivers one concern for students, institutions
Wednesday, December 6, 2017
Gary sued over 'welcoming city' ordinance
Lawyer claims it violates Indiana's sanctuary city ban
Tuesday, December 5, 2017
La Porte City Council mulls redistricting reform, then tables proposal urging it
“They need our leadership,” councilman says of Indiana Legislature
Tuesday, December 5, 2017
COMMENTARY: Hidden victims: The impact of opioid use on children and families
Collaborations among local, state and federal agencies are developing new cross-cutting partnerships and interventions
Tuesday, December 5, 2017
Holcomb still waiting on federal approval for Healthy Indiana Plan work mandate
Monday, December 4, 2017
62 Hoosier hospitals embroiled in federal lawsuit
Federal, state government allege false claims, over-billing for release of electronic medical records
Sunday, December 3, 2017
Southern Indiana leaders: Affordable housing supply tight in region
"Vast majority" that earn below the median area income aren't living in non-public housing that is affordable to them
Sunday, December 3, 2017
COMMENTARY: 'Homeless' Hoosier politicians lured by power
Sunday, December 3, 2017
EDITORIAL: House bill's target on grad students short-sighted, tips scales to wealthy
Saturday, December 2, 2017
Federally funded training program graduates hundreds into manufacturing jobs
More than 531 have gone on to work at manufacturers in the Lafayette region like Subaru and Caterpillar
Friday, December 1, 2017
U.S. Surgeon General Jerome Adams supports studying medical marijuana
Indiana legislator expected to introduce bill widening availability of CBD
Friday, December 1, 2017
Unknown Daviess County PAC creates national furor with support for Judge Roy Moore
Indiana First claims to be established for the success of the Trump agenda
Thursday, November 30, 2017
EPA plans $22.6 million cleanup for contaminated East Chicago industrial land
Agency says area is contaminated with arsenic, lead, zinc and cadmium
Wednesday, November 29, 2017
Key findings in Purdue internal report on Camp DASH
Wednesday, November 29, 2017
COMMENTARY:Five Thursdays in November
Tuesday, November 28, 2017
Austin's Terry Goodin chosen Indiana House Minority Leader, wants look at gerrymandering
Common Cause often points to Goodin's own District 66 as an example of gerrymandering
Tuesday, November 28, 2017
OPINION: Real challenges on opioid addiction lie ahead
It is better to simply understand that effective treatment of addicts and a reduction of rates of opioid drug use are less expensive than not intervening
Monday, November 27, 2017
Indiana Supreme Court justices strive for consensus in their rulings
In 2017 fiscal year, 77 percent of the 73 rulings were unanimously decided by the Hoosier judges
Monday, November 27, 2017
COMMENTARY: FCC takes action to end 'net neutrality
Expect fight over plan to heat up soon
Monday, November 27, 2017
Mike Braun of Jasper is the richest of Indiana's U.S. Senate hopefuls
Worth $66 million; others worth $1.8 million
Sunday, November 26, 2017
Indiana Attorney general's statement adds to confusion over CBD oil
Doctor: “This was an alternative that was safe and effective, and now I’m in an ethical place that I don’t know what to do.”
Sunday, November 26, 2017
Indiana Attorney General makes statement on CBD
Saturday, November 25, 2017
62 Indiana hospitals accused of false claims, kickbacks
South Bend attorneys say $300 million in tax money involved
Saturday, November 25, 2017
New federal law puts states in charge of education. But how exactly will it work?
But how much of the law is new, and how much is a rehash of previous federal requirements?
Friday, November 24, 2017
COMMENTARY: Well, Indiana messed this one up
Thursday, November 23, 2017
EDITORIAL: Residency problem is overblown
Thursday, November 23, 2017
EDITORIAL: Gun show loophole needs to be closed
Thursday, November 23, 2017
Superintendents and experts assess how new federal education law may affect their districts
Indiana Superintendent Jennifer McCormick has been traveling the state for several months with the sole purpose of discussing Indiana's ESSA plan with school officials
Thursday, November 23, 2017
Veterans Administration, Department of Defense explore health system merge
Wouldn't affect clinics, hospitals for vets, agency says
Thursday, November 23, 2017
Commissioners formalize ethics rules for Monroe County officials, employees
Thursday, November 23, 2017
House tax reform bill will discourage home buying, local realtors say
Sunday, November 19, 2017
EDITORIAL: Let's reform redistricting in Indiana
Sunday, November 19, 2017
Proposed 3-digit suicide hotline could save lives, southern Indiana advocates say
Saturday, November 18, 2017
Eight indicted for $3.5 million in gas station credit card fraud in Louisville
7,000 card numbers compromised
Saturday, November 18, 2017
Prison company seeks Elkhart County property for immigration detention facility
“I think everybody should remain calm and ask questions, and not make a gut reaction,” county commissioner says
Friday, November 17, 2017
FDA OKs appliance that's made in Indiana that helps reduce drug withdrawal struggles
"The attraction of the Bridge is that people can through detox without confinement either in a jail or a treatment bed," says judge
Friday, November 17, 2017
Indiana ready to prep for self-driving cars
Purdue and INDOT have initiated tests of roadside equipment, located in existing traffic signal boxes, for connected vehicles at three locations
Friday, November 17, 2017
Vincennes University receives grant for mining program from U.S. Department of Labor
New, nearly 40,000-square-foot mining simulation center  debuted this summer in Fort Branch
Friday, November 17, 2017
Bankruptcy trustee orders shutdown of Eagle Pointe Golf Resort at Lake Monroe
Thursday, November 16, 2017
Getting to know Trump's health secretary nominee, a former Lilly executive
Azar has strong connections to Indiana, Maryland
Thursday, November 16, 2017






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