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Lauren Chapman

Lauren is a Ball State University graduate and previously worked in magazines, newspapers and commercial television. The Indianapolis native has two cats, Belle and Elvis.

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April 18, 2018


State, Federal Tax Deadline Extended To Midnight April 18

The Internal Revenue Service has extended the deadline to file taxes until midnight April 18, following a system outage Tuesday. The Indiana Department of Revenue will also extend its deadline.

April 16, 2018


Gun Rights Advocates Rally In Indianapolis, Joining Nationwide Protest

The National Constitutional Coalition of Patriotic Americans, a newly-formed grassroots organization, hosted pro-gun rallies simultaneously at every state capitol Saturday. 

April 10, 2018


Donnelly Re-Election Campaign Targets Women Voters

Supporters for U.S. Sen. Joe Donnelly (D-Ind.)’s re-election campaign gathered Tuesday to make the case women should support Donnelly for a second term.

April 9, 2018


EPA Officials Hear East Chicago Residents’ Concerns As Cleanup Starts Again

The Environmental Protection Agency visited East Chicago, Indiana, Saturday, to update residents on contamination cleanup.

April 9, 2018


UIndy Launches Addiction Counseling Programs

Indiana has too few behavioral health specialists to address mental health needs, and only 10 percent of this group focus specifically on addiction.

March 21, 2018


Treasurer, State Officials Promote Savings Program For Hoosiers With Disabilities

Indiana Treasurer Kelly Mitchell and other state officials aim to raise awareness of a disability investment savings program.

March 13, 2018


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Group Protests Drug Dealing Resulting In Death Bill

Dozens of protesters marched to Gov. Eric Holcomb’s office Tuesday to request he veto a bill that would dramatically increase penalties for a drug dealer if a person overdoses and dies.

March 8, 2018


Holcomb Signs Bill To Reduce Infant Mortality, Standardize Care

The new law creates a system to help expecting mothers identify the facility that can best deliver the level of care that they need.

March 6, 2018


DACA, Deportation Protests Prompt Peaceful Arrests

Faith leaders hosted a protest in Indianapolis Tuesday, blocking a busy intersection to stand against deportation and to find a long-term DACA solution.

February 16, 2018


House Committee Hears Testimony On Sex Education Bill

Opponents of the bill say it is inconsistent next to this session's anti-bullying legislation. They say this bill would ignore LGBTQ issues.

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