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A new report out cites Indiana's civic health. The 2015 Indiana Civic Health Index shows the state does well when it comes to neighbor involvement, close association with family, confidence in public institutions and corporations and financial contributions. However, Indiana...
A group of Hoosiers is going without food to support a hike in Indiana's minimum wage. A coalition of groups gathered at the Statehouse as part of Indiana Moral Mondays. The Indiana Senate is expected to vote this week on an amendment that would raise the minimum wage in Indiana...
750-thousand Hoosiers have it. Are you at risk of developing type 2 diabetes? Tuesday, March 24th is the annual American Diabetes Association 'Alert Day'. Residents are being encouraged to take a diabetes risk test. Carol Dixon with the American Diabetes Association, says 1 in 3...
(image courtesy of Freedom Indiana) Regardless of how the House votes on a state religious freedom bill, opponents say lawmakers will know what thousands of Hoosiers think about it. The Freedom Indiana coalition of businesses and individuals delivered 10,000 letters to the...
A VA clinic manager on leave for an inappropriate email has had her license suspended by the state. The Indiana Behavioral Health and Human Services Board voted to suspend the license of social worker Robin Paul. She IS the manager of the Seamless Transition Integrated Care...
As the State Senate prepares to vote on whether Indiana should regulate e-cigarettes, a new study says advertisements for them makes tobacco users want to smoke. The study published in the journal Health Communication looked at 800 occasional and former smokers of tobacco...
An Indianapolis police officer was injured in a shooting Sunday night during an attempted robbery on the city's west side. Officers responded to the Family Dollar Dollar storer at 5400 West 34th Street Sunday night and found two masked men leading store employees around the...
An ethics reform bill prompted by a trio of controversies last year begins its journey through the Senate today. House Speaker Brian Bosma authored the ethics bill with Minority Leader Scott Pelath after a review of then-Representative Eric Turner's (R-Cicero) financial...
Indianapolis Metropolitan Police say that a fatal shooting on Saturday was the result of a homeowner confronting a would-be robber that broke into his home. Further investigation uncovered that the deceased robbery suspect was actually the brother of the homeowner who shot him...