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Emma Atkinson

Reporter, News

Emma Atkinson is a reporter for WTIU and WFIU News and the anchor of regional newscasts for All Things Considered. She's originally from Champaign, Ill. and graduated from IU with a Bachelor's degree in journalism in 2019. Emma has previously worked as a reporter in Kampala, Uganda and Ketchikan, Alaska.

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September 13, 2019

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It's Not Too Late To Find Parking For This Weekend's Ohio State-Indiana Game

It's Not Too Late To Find Parking For This Weekend's Ohio State-Indiana Game

There are several lots around campus with $20 day-of-game parking and even some where you can park for free.

September 7, 2019

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Bloomington Anti-White Supremacy March Touches On Local, National Issues

Bloomington Anti-White Supremacy March Touches On Local, National Issues

The event was sponsored by the Bloomington chapter of Young Democratic Socialists of America, an “anti-capitalist organization.”

September 5, 2019

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IU Fires Swimming Coach Following Intimidation Arrest

IU Fires Swimming Coach Following Intimidation Arrest

Police arrested Westphal Aug. 30 on preliminary charges of intimidation, a Class A misdemeanor.

September 3, 2019

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Monroe Co. Sheriff Denies 'Hiding' Facebook Comments Amid ACLU Lawsuit

Monroe Co. Sheriff Denies 'Hiding' Facebook Comments Amid ACLU Lawsuit

The lawsuit says the sheriff hid Popp’s comments while allowing comments that were “favorable to or supportive of” him and his administration’s policies.

September 3, 2019

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Bloomington Police Arrest 2 After Monday Night Shooting

Bloomington Police Arrest 2 After Monday Night Shooting

The Bloomington Police Department says some of the people involved in a Monday night shooting that injured two aren’t cooperating with the investigation.

August 30, 2019

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Lake Monroe Summer Flooding's Silver Lining: A Baby Osprey

Lake Monroe Summer Flooding's Silver Lining: A Baby Osprey

Reservoir Wildlife Specialist Rex Watters says the high water level kept people away from the nesting structure on a peninsula by Fairfax Beach this year.

August 30, 2019

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Fairfax, Paynetown Beaches Are Open For Labor Day Weekend

Fairfax, Paynetown Beaches Are Open For Labor Day Weekend

All beaches and campsites at Lake Monroe will be open for Labor Day Weekend after heavy rains and flooding closed some for most of the summer season.

August 29, 2019

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S.R. 37 Will Drop To One-Lane Traffic South Of Bloomington Next Week

S.R. 37 Will Drop To One-Lane Traffic South Of Bloomington Next Week

Starting Sept. 3, left-hand lanes of S.R. 37 in both directions will close between Dillman Road and I-69 to allow INDOT to begin removing pavement and patching concrete.

August 28, 2019

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Bloomington Utilities Service Board To Consider Sewer Rate Hike

Bloomington Utilities Service Board To Consider Sewer Rate Hike

The City of Bloomington Utilities Service Board announced this week it will consider raising sewer rates by 3 percent for in-town customers and 15 percent for customers outside Bloomington.

August 26, 2019

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Greene Co. Schools Reopen, Officials Unsure Of What Caused Hazmat Situation

Greene Co. Schools Reopen, Officials Unsure Of What Caused Hazmat Situation

An “air quality hazmat incident” last week prompted the evacuation and closure of two schools. All air test results for harmful substances came back negative.

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