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February 24, 2018

 

Elkhart County is among the communities included in the disaster emergency declaration.

Governor Declares Disaster Emergency For 11 Counties Due To Rain

Some areas of the state received record amounts of rainfall through Wednesday, and flooding continues.

February 23, 2018

 

Lenco BearCat

Watch ‘Indiana Newsdesk:’ Armored Vehicle And FirstNet

Bloomington’s mayor joins us in studio on the armored vehicle purchase. Indiana’s Republican Senate Primary debate. Plus a new network for emergency responders.

February 23, 2018

 

Katherine Posada gives a press conference following her talk with students.

Parkland Teacher, IU Alum Talks To Ed Students About Mass Shooting

A teacher from Parkland, Florida spoke to Indiana University education students Friday about the recent shooting at her high school.

February 23, 2018

 

The Indiana State Teachers Association is an affiliate of the National Education Association.

Indiana State Teachers Assoc. Opposes Arming Teachers With Guns

The Indiana State Teachers Association issued a statement this week in opposition to President Trump’s suggestion to arm teachers with guns.

February 23, 2018

 

Mayor John Hamilton at a podium in the City Council chambers, with a crowd of people seated behind him.

Bloomington Will Announce Plan For Armored Vehicle By End Of March

City of Bloomington officials will host three public meetings next week on the controversial decision to purchase an armored vehicle for the police department.

February 23, 2018

 

A copy of the Pain in the Nation report on a table.

Hoosier Deaths From Drugs, Alcohol, Suicide Higher Than Predicted

A new national analysis finds Indiana's rates are slightly higher than the national increase.

February 23, 2018

 

Long says he thinks the current law is more satisfactory.

Senate GOP Leader Expresses Doubts About Gun License Bill

The measure would eliminate background checks at all gun purchases for some Indiana gun license holders.

February 23, 2018

 

The Statehouse dome from above.

Statehouse Update: Historic Sunday Sales, Gun Regulations

Lawmakers advanced gun regulation changes, a bill to strengthen human trafficking laws, and Sunday alcohol sales are one step away from becoming legal.

February 23, 2018

 

conceptual zoning map

Monroe County Kicks Off Process For Rewrite Of Zoning Ordinance

Monroe County officials are getting ready to completely rewrite the county’s zoning ordinance.

February 23, 2018

 

Red help wanted sign in a window

Indiana Joins Workforce Network To Shrink Workforce Deficit

The Markle Foundation’s Skillful State Network links Indiana with 19 other states to write a playbook for how to successfully fill 21st Century jobs.

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