An Indiana State Department of Health report shows 7,277 abortions were performed in the state last year.
Uncertainty about the future of health care reform may play into price and availability for the roughly 150,000 Hoosiers in the system.
Indiana still has a slightly higher rate of uninsured people than the national rate of 9.4.
Indiana University Trustees voted for the increase to cover building renovation costs.
Higher water bills are cutting into some household budgets more than utilities customers can afford.
The average graduation rate for high schools in Indiana increased to 85.7 percent in the 2010-2011 school year.