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January 24, 2018

 

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Home For All Ages: Can Tiny Houses Help Older People Age In Place?

The University of Southern Indiana is building a small, modular home to demonstrate how the tiny housing model could mean more accessible living for all ages.

January 23, 2018

 

CHIP provides health insurance for nearly 100,000 Hoosier children.

Some Say CHIP Insurance Used As Political Pawn In DC

The United States has reached an agreement for funding CHIP, the federally-run health insurance program for children and pregnant mothers.

January 23, 2018

 

Two banners with racial slurs and veiled threats against pop singer Jackson Browne were found before Sunday's service.

WL Church Hopes To Fight Bigoted Banners With Social Justice Songs

Leaders at a West Lafayette church where two banners full of racial slurs and veiled threats were posted Sunday aren't saying whether they’ll increase security.

January 22, 2018

 

Elkhart County residents protest outside of the Elkhart Ivy Tech Campus, where CoreCivic representatives were expected to meet.

CoreCivic To Withdraw ICE Detention Center Plans

The private company CoreCivic announced Monday it will formally withdraw plans to build a multi-million dollar immigration detention center south of Elkhart.

January 19, 2018

 

Pratt will serve in NASA's Office of Planetary Protection.

IU Professor Named NASA Planetary Protection Officer

Indiana University astrobiologist Lisa Pratt is NASA's newest 'Planetary Protection Officer.'

January 19, 2018

 

Indiana Statehouse in winter

Weekly Statehouse Update: Cold Beer Sales Dead, CBD Gains Momentum

A school funding fix was approved, a push to expand cold beer sales died, efforts to legalize CBD gained momentum, and more from this week at the Statehouse.

January 18, 2018

 

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Indianapolis Among Top 20 Candidates For Amazon’s 2nd HQ

Indianapolis submitted a joint bid with suburb Fishers. Their bid made the cut among 238 total proposals from cities in Canada, the U.S. and Mexico.

January 18, 2018

 

House Ways and Means Committee Chair Tim Brown (R-Crawfordsville) introduced the bill.

Committee Hears Testimony On School Financial Management Bill

A House committee heard testimony on a bill Wednesday that would help the state identify schools facing financial problems.

January 18, 2018

 

The state has started integrating INSPECT into electronic health records, reducing a system that took precious minutes to seconds.

Lawmakers Move On Bill Requiring Mandatory Drug Database Checks

Fourteen states currently require both physicians and pharmacists to check someone’s drug history, but Indiana isn’t one of them.

January 18, 2018

 

The new bill would also require every parent to sign and return a permission slip before their child is allowed to take sex ed.

Could A New Bill Limit Student Access To Evidence-Based Sex Ed?

A potential law before the Indiana Senate would require written parental consent for sexual education in schools.

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