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February 22, 2018

 

House Speaker Brian Bosma

Sex Ed Bill Discussion Shifts To School Shooter Preparedness

Discussion on a sex education bill in the House shifted unexpectedly to school shooter response training in schools.

February 22, 2018

 

The Bloomington DJ Alliance partnered with Middle Way House and Indiana University to offer the trainings.

Sexual Assault Training Sessions Focus On How DJs Can Help

The training focuses on how performers can identify and address sexual violence in bars and clubs.

February 19, 2018

 

A baby sleeping

Ind. Study Finds One In Seven Infants Exposed To Opiates In Utero

One in seven umbilical cords tested positive for opiate exposure, according to a study from the Indiana Department of Health.

February 19, 2018

 

A brown wooden gavel with a gold band sits in front of an open law book.

Number Of Kids In Child Welfare System Strains Public Defenders

The Indiana Task Force on Public Defense is touring the state to hear from attorneys, social workers, and citizens about strains on the public defense system.

February 19, 2018

 

An Ossabaw pig.

New Company Produces Pig Prone To Diabetes For Research

The Ossabaw pig is from an island off of Georgia and its pre-diabetic state acts much like that of humans.

February 16, 2018

 

Flu vaccine being administered

Indiana Flu-related Deaths Reached Nearly 200 Last Week

State health officials say Indiana's flu-related deaths rose to nearly 200 last week as the current severe flu season continued.

February 16, 2018

 

Tippecanoe County Deputy Prosecutor Jason Biss presents existing overdose data to the review team.

Tippecanoe Co. Forms Drug Overdose Death Research Team

Tippecanoe County is one of four in the state selected to start a data-collecting pilot program on drug overdose deaths.

February 15, 2018

 

A pregnant woman

Maternal Mortality Bill Moves Forward

The proposal would create a committee to review cases and determine cause of death.

February 15, 2018

 

gavel and law book

Federal Court Hears Appeal Of Decision On 2016 Ind. Abortion Law

A federal court heard an appeal of a judge’s decision to strike down key parts of a 2016 Indiana abortion law Thursday.

February 15, 2018

 

The IU Health logo on the current Bloomington hospital building

Purchase Agreement For Current IU Hospital Site Facing Delay

The City of Bloomington and IU Health are delaying the deadline for a purchase agreement for the current hospital site on West Second Street.

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