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Right now on Indiana Newsdesk… the search is on for a new Indiana University Men’s Basketball Coach. The university fired Coach Tom Crean after leading the team for nine years.

Residents in west central Indiana pay some of the highest electricity rates in the Midwest. Coming up an investigation into rural electric co-ops. The state doesn’t regulate them like public utilities so who is in charge and what rights do ratepayers have?

And we’ll show you how a cooling device in some hospitals is helping grieving families.

And we’ll have the latest news headlines from across the state. All coming up right now on Indiana Newsdesk.

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March 17, 2017

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Members of the Utilities District of Western Indiana REMC are encouraging more voter participation in the contested board of directors race.

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The search is on for a new Indiana men's basketball coach, an investigation into rural electric co-ops and a device that helps stillborn grieving families.

March 17, 2017

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Members of the Utilities District of Western Indiana REMC are encouraging more voter participation in the contested board of directors race.

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The search is on for a new Indiana men's basketball coach, an investigation into rural electric co-ops and a device that helps stillborn grieving families.

March 17, 2017

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Families Raising Money To Place Cuddle Cots In Indiana Hospitals

Cuddle Cots allow families to spend up to 48 hours with a stillborn child after delivery.

March 17, 2017

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Energy cooperatives like UDWI began in the 1930s to provide electricity to rural areas of the United States.

High Electric Rates Prompt Residents To Try Ousting Co-Op Board

Why some southwestern Indiana residents are running against long-time incumbents for a spot on their energy cooperative's board of directors.

March 16, 2017

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WATCH: IU Head Basketball Coach Tom Crean Out After 9 Years

According to a statement, IU will begin an immediate national search for a new coach.

March 10, 2017

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A family fears being torn apart due to deportation, the future of Indiana’s Medicaid expansion program HIP 2.0 and overcoming misconceptions about Islam.

March 10, 2017

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An Indiana University student wears an IU Hoosiers shirt.

What Does The Word ‘Hoosier’ Mean? Indiana Researchers Find Out

Indiana residents are now federally known as Hoosiers thanks to efforts from U.S. senators Joe Donnelly and Todd Young.

March 10, 2017

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Tonight At 6 On ‘Indiana Newsdesk’

A family fears being torn apart due to deportation, the future of Indiana’s Medicaid expansion program HIP 2.0 and overcoming misconceptions about Islam.

March 9, 2017

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Family Speaks Out After Indiana Restaurant Owner Detained By ICE

ICE officers detained a Granger restaurant owner during a routine check-in last month.

March 3, 2017

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The controversy surrounding solar power legislation, the sentencing of the man charged with murdering Shaylyn Ammerman and the Louisville toll bridge.

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