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Becca Costello

Rebecca is from Cincinnati, OH, where she received a BS in Communication Arts from Cincinnati Christian University in 2014. She recently moved to Bloomington to study Journalism at Indiana University.

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May 24, 2017

 

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ACA Repeal Could Reverse HIV/AIDS Treatment, Prevention Progress

At a recent conference in Indianapolis, Greg Millet of the Foundation for Aids Research shared his concerns about the future of HIV prevention and treatment.

May 24, 2017

 

A federal report released Wednesday ranks Indiana’s state-funded preschool program as one of the worst in country because it doesn’t serve more than 10 percent of the preschool aged population.

Report: Indiana’s Preschool Program Is Making Improvements

Indiana is tied with Arizona in the lowest score for states with preschool programs, but there are currently seven states with no program at all.

May 24, 2017

 

Mayor John Hamilton intended to annex about 10,000 acres into the city.

Bloomington Files Lawsuit Challenging State Law Halting Annexation

The lawsuit claims the legislation is unconstitutional because it targets Bloomington alone and because the language was inserted into the budget bill.

May 19, 2017

 

The current sediment depositional pathways in Lake Lemon.

Lake Lemon Conservancy To Hold Meeting On Sediment Problem

The Lake Lemon Conservancy District says increased sediment runoff is significantly reducing the water level and turning shoreline into swampy marshes.

May 17, 2017

 

The Center for Community Justice, just outside downtown Elkhart, runs the VORP program along with others designed to facilitate restorative justice.

First U.S. Victim-Offender Reconciliation Program Funding At Risk

The 40 year-old program had state funding cut last June. Now they're looking for donors and grants.

May 16, 2017

 

Tom Price, who now heads the Department of Health and Human Services, spoke at the CPAC conference in 2010.

Addiction Experts Call Out Price Remarks As Unscientific, Damaging

Health and Human Services Secretary Tom Price referred to medication-assisted treatment for addiction as “substituting one opioid for another.”

May 16, 2017

 

Republican Donald Trump is the 45th President of the United States.

Indiana Lawmakers React To Trump Sharing Intelligence With Russia

Democratic lawmakers are calling for more details from the White House, while GOP Rep. Jim Banks says Trump has the authority to disclose the information.

May 16, 2017

 

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Gary Cancels Annual Air Show Due To Budget Concerns

Mayor Karen Freeman-Wilson says the city can't take on the $350,000 in debt that would be required to do the show this year.

May 16, 2017

 

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Vandalized Bean Blossom Church Fires Organist, Offers Forgiveness

Police say the church organist admitted to spray painting the messages "Heil Trump," an anti-gay slur and a swastika on the church building in November.

May 15, 2017

 

Ransomware is designed to encrypt a computer's files so they are accessible to a user unless they pay a fee to get the files back.

Indiana University Targeted By Ransomware Attacks

The university has not detected any infected computers, but there have been efforts to infiltrate the virus into the IU network.

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