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Brandon Smith

Brandon Smith has previously worked as a reporter and anchor for KBIA Radio in Columbia, MO, and at WSPY Radio in Plano, IL as a show host, reporter, producer and anchor. Brandon graduated from the University of Missouri-Columbia with a Bachelor of Journalism in 2010, with minors in political science and history. He was born and raised in Chicago.

Recent Posts by Brandon Smith

August 29, 2015

 

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Housing Authority Begins Partnership To Reduce Housing Costs

The Indiana Housing and Community Development Authority is partnering with an technology group to improve home energy efficiency for low income Hoosiers.

August 27, 2015

 

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State Health Department Creates Nonprofit To Raise Funds

The Healthy Hoosiers Foundation will raise money to combat statewide health problems, including obesity and infant mortality.

August 27, 2015

 

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Indiana Supreme Court Hears Personalized License Plate Case

The ACLU is arguing the BMV's standard for approving personalized license plates is arbitrary.

August 26, 2015

 

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Lawmakers Debate Whether Body Cam Video Should Be Public

Indiana law does not directly address whether police body camera video is classified as public information.

August 25, 2015

 

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Farmers, Advocates Address Moving Local Food Forward

The Indiana Grown program, which launched in July, markets agricultural products grown and processed in the state to retailers, restaurants and consumers.

August 24, 2015

 

A hit of black tar heroin confiscated from a user by the Hamilton/Boone county drug task force

Attorneys Group Calls For Increased Drug Penalties

Indiana’s criminal code reform was aimed largely at reducing penalties for low-level, nonviolent drug offenses in an effort to reduce recidivism.

August 24, 2015

 

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20 Percent Of Indiana Counties Setting Up Needle Exchanges

Health officials are calling for strong communication and increased public health funding to improve needle exchange programs.

August 20, 2015

 

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Former GOP Sen. Lugar Endorses Iran Deal

The former U.S. Senator from Indiana says a 15-year delay of weapons development is vital.

August 19, 2015

 

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Study Outlines Barriers To Addressing Sexual Assault

The study was commissioned in response to another report showing Indiana had the second worst rate of rape among high school girls in the nation.

August 18, 2015

 

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Should The Police Take DNA Samples Of Felony Arrestees?

In Indiana, police input an offender’s DNA for comparison in a national database only after conviction of a felony.

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