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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]

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]

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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Kansas City StarPat Roberts and Greg Orman see several issues differently in the U.S. Senate ...Kansas City StarWith less than 50 days left to decide, Kansans pondering their choice for the state's next U.S. senator have started their homework. Some research may be easy. Voters likely know a lot ...[read more]

SFGateTwilight actor prayed as plane filled with smokeTVNZJackson Rathbone and his family after they plane they were on landed safely in the US. - Source: Jackson Rathbone. Passengers onboard a Texas-bound JetBlue flight have described the dramatic moment the jet they were on was forced to make a...[read more]

HLNtv.comDriver of stolen van that hit dog gets prison timeseattlepi.comLOS ANGELES (AP) — The driver of a stolen van that hit and badly injured a dog during a wild, televised police chase in Los Angeles has been sentenced to two years in state prison. Los Angeles County prosecutors say 21-year-o...[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]

KTAR.comRex Chapman arrested for stealing $14000 worth of electronicsSportingNews.comFormer Hornets, Bullets, Heat and Suns shooting guard Rex Chapman was arrested on charges of theft after allegedly stealing $14,000 worth of items from an Apple store in Arizona according to multiple sources. MOR...[read more]