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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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New York Daily News2 die in ultralight plane crash near BloomingtonNews DispatchBoth of the victims were adult males, Indiana State Police Sgt. Joe Watts and Monroe County Coroner Nicole Meyer said. The condition of the bodies prevented immediate identifications of the victims, and dental records...[read more]

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 could be top state for school vouchersIndianapolis Business JournalPreliminary data from the Indiana Department of Education shows 29,437 Indiana children applied for vouchers, which allow low- and middle-income families to redirect tax dollars intended to support their public school educ...[read more]

Beaufort 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 the other ...[read more]

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NBCNews.comBiden: Young men need to stand against violenceChron.comWASHINGTON (AP) — Vice President Joe Biden says it is time for young men to "stand up" against domestic violence. Biden is speaking to the Democratic National Committee's women's leadership forum. He says the recent 20th anniversa...[read more]

New York Daily NewsMan climbs White House fence, races toward mansion before being seizedWashington PostA man climbed over the White House fence and raced toward the north entrance of the mansion Friday night, apparently only minutes after the president went out the south entrance on his way to C...[read more]

NBC Southern CaliforniaDriver Who Hit Dog in Pursuit Pleads GuiltyNBC Southern CaliforniaGordo the dog rests at Access Animal Hospital in Culver City Sept. 18, 2014. Gordo captured the hearts of Angelenos when he was struck by a fleeing van during a televised high speed pursuit. Friday, Sep 19, 2...[read more]

Jury awards $16M to families of 4 crash victimsMiamiHerald.comBe sure to include your name, daytime phone number, address, name and phone number of legal next-of-kin, method of payment, and the name of the funeral home/crematory to contact for verification of death. For more information about pla...[read more]

USA TODAYReports: Cupich to be named next archbishop of ChicagoUSA TODAYPope Francis on Saturday will name Bishop Blase Cupich of Spokane, Wash., a prelate closely identified with the Catholic Church's progressive wing, to be the next archbishop of Chicago, according to news reports. Cupich will ...[read more]