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New Survey Finds 28% of Office Workers Claim They’ve Been Bullied

Bullying isn’t just a problem for school children. A new survey finds there’s a lot of bad behavior going on at the office among adults. ABC News reports 28 percent of office workers claim they’ve been bullied, and nearly one in five, 19 percent have left their jobs because of it, according to a Harris […]

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Jasper Co Sheriff’s Office/DeMotte Chamber Request Traffic Study at SR 10 and I-65

The Jasper County Sheriff’s Office and the DeMotte Chamber of Commerce are requesting from INDOT that a traffic study be conducted at the intersection of State Road 10 and I-65 in response to the increased traffic flow in that area.  Both agencies recently sent a combined letter stating there are two trucks stops, a restaurant, […]

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Indiana Unemployment Rate Falls in August

Indiana’s seasonally adjusted unemployment rate fell by 0.1 percent in August to 5.8 percent. Despite the drop, the Indiana Department of Workforce Development says the state’s private sector lost 2,600 jobs last month, led primarily by the Private, Educational and Health Services sector, which declined by 4,100 in August. Losses were somewhat offset by a […]

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Former EC Central Standout Joins Chicago Bulls

Lake County-native and former Purdue standout E’Twaun Moore will begin his next season in the NBA as a member of the Chicago Bulls. The 25-year-old Moore was drafted by the Boston Celtics in 2011 and later played for the Orlando Magic before signing with the Bulls Thursday. In high school, Moore led with 28 points […]

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Change in Meeting Date on 2040 Comprehensive Plan Update

There’s been a change in the date for one of the public meetings on NIRPC’s 2040 Comprehensive Regional Plan update. The meeting on public transportation originally set for September 30th at the Adam Benjamin Metro Center in downtown Gary has been rescheduled for Tuesday, October 7th. It will still take place from 4 to 6 […]

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Indianapolis StarIndiana State University student arrested in shooting threatIndianapolis StarUpdate: On Friday, Indiana State University Police arrested a sophomore student in connection with a social media post referencing a school shooting, according to a news release. Rashon Ke'nise Marshall-...[read more]

Fox 59Arrest made in Indiana State University social media threatFox 59Rashon Ke'nise Marshall-Bowen, 19, an Indiana State sophomore from Indianapolis, was booked into the Vigo County Jail on a preliminary charge of harassment, university police chief Joe Newport announced. She has since been rel...[read more]

Indiana plans campaign to reduce infant deathswlfi.comState Health Commissioner William VanNess told a state panel this week that almost half of Indiana's 258 infant deaths in 2012 were related to risks such as premature birth or low birth weight. Those factors can be caused by a mother's smoking...[read more]

WCTI12.comBeaufort County man killed in plane crash in IndianaWCTI12.comBoth men died in the crash. The condition of the bodies prevented immediate identifications of the victims, said Indiana State Police Sgt. Joe Watts and Monroe County Coroner Nicole Meyer. There is no word on the identity of ...[read more]

Study says relying on sales tax could hurt Indiana schoolsChalkbeat TennesseeIndiana's reliance on sales tax as a critical piece of its education funding system isn't doing any favors for schools, according to a report from a national credit rating firm. The report, released Monday by Standard an...[read more]

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ReutersGuilty seven times over: Former Gov. Rowland convicted of campaign schemeShelton HeraldFormer Gov. John G. Rowland is likely headed back to federal prison after being found guilty on seven charges today. He could face up to 57 years behind bars, although his sentence is likely to be much l...[read more]

New York TimesDemocrats Reprise 'War on Women' Case Against RepublicansNew York TimesSenator Kay Hagan, a Democrat, and her Republican opponent, Thom Tillis. At times their debate encounter verged on friendly. Credit Gerry Broome/Associated Press. Continue reading the main story. Continue reading...[read more]

ABC NewsLawyer to Ask Feds to Probe Utah Police ShootingABC NewsAn attorney for the family of a black man who was killed by Utah police said Friday he will ask the Department of Justice and FBI to investigate the shooting. Lawyer Randall Edwards said at a news conference that it's likely 22-year-...[read more]

ABC 10 News NOWVineland honors National POW/MIA Recognition Day with tribute ceremonyThe Star-LedgerVINELAND – A table was set for five people in front of Vineland City Hall for the National POW/MIA Recognition Day – representing a spot for each branch of the armed services and the their members ...[read more]

USA TODAYPolice ID man who entered bar with missing U.Va. studentUSA TODAYCHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. — Police who searched a car and a condo Friday in connection with the disappearance of a University of Virginia student almost a week ago say they have identified the man who knows what happened to Hann...[read more]