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February 12, 2017

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Bloomington residents gathered Sunday to rally for finding a new location for the now-closed downtown recycling center.

Bloomington Volunteer Group Rallies To Support Downtown Recycling

The city closed the Downtown Bloomington Recycling Center in January to free up roughly 19 parking spaces near the soon-to-be developed Tech Park.

February 10, 2017

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Solar panels installed on a home in Columbus, Ind.

Committee Hears Hours Of Public Testimony On Solar Power Bill

Critics say the measure would muscle out smaller competitors from the emerging solar market.

January 27, 2017

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A sign from the Environmental Protection agency warns residents not to play in the soil, which is contaminated with lead and arsenic.

East Chicago Officials Uncertain About Future Lead Cleanup

The city attorney says nothing is certain at this point, and the city is still waiting on a response from the EPA.

January 25, 2017

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Shades State Park in western Indiana.

Indiana State Park Passes Again Available At Libraries

Beginning on Feb. 1, library districts across Indiana each will have one of 240 state park passes placed in circulation for borrowing.

January 24, 2017

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Authorities say the endangered Whooping Crane was shot and killed in early January.

Reward In Indiana Whooping Crane Killing Grows To $15,000

A 5-year-old female crane was found dead Jan. 3 in southwestern Indiana, apparently killed by a high-powered rifle.

January 19, 2017

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A sign from the Environmental Protection agency warns residents not to play in the soil, which is contaminated with lead and arsenic.

Pence Administration Denied East Chicago Emergency Declaration

The City of East Chicago informed residents last week that the Pence administration denied the request for an emergency declaration.

January 18, 2017

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The Hornbeam Nature Preserve is within Whitewater Memorial State Park.

State Approves Three New Nature Preserves

With the addition of the three properties, the Hoosier state now has 277 state-designated sites protected by the Nature Preserves Act of 1967.

January 14, 2017

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Rusty Patched Bumblebee

Locals Hope Endangered Status Will Help Protect Bee Population

The Rusty Patched Bumblebee is native to the Midwest.

January 12, 2017

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Dr. Ben Carson responds to Indiana U.S. Sen. Joe Donnelly at his confirmation hearing to lead the federal Department of Housing and Urban Development.

Carson Addresses East Chicago Lead Contamination At HUD Hearing

Carson was answering a question from U.S. Sen. Joe Donnelly (D-IN) at the confirmation hearing to lead the federal Department of Housing and Urban Development.

January 11, 2017

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Indy Community Groups Win National Redevelopment Award

Community groups on the east side of Indianapolis won a national award to redevelop an abandoned industrial site.

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