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  1. DuPont Rd. and SR1 Will Reopen MondayRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Indiana's NewsCenter

    The Indiana Department of Transportation closed the section of the road this weekend to work on the new diverging diamond interchange. According to INDOT officials, traffic will begin traveling the new diverging diamond with one lane open each way Monday.

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  2. Ind. Law - ILB Legislative Research Shortcuts Updated; More Research HintsRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Indiana Law Blog

    Conversion Tables. Starting from the top, we have the Conversion Tables . House and Senate bills that pass the General Assembly and become law are assigned new numbers, Public Law numbers.

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  3. For taxes and services, a question of who paysRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Daily Journal

    State lawmakers, lobbyists, tax experts and others took up that question last week as they examined what to do with Indiana's tax on business equipment. Gov. Mike Pence pushed hard to eliminate the tax during the last legislative session but was forced to settle for a piecemeal approach sought by House Republicans that left the decision to county leaders.

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  4. New Indiana Toll Road operator due amid bankruptcyRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | WANE-TV Fort Wayne

    The debt-ridden private company running the Indiana Toll Road intends to transfer its operations to a new entity under a bankruptcy filing planned for Monday, but a spokeswoman stressed Saturday that tolls, motorists and employees won't be affected. Chicago-based ITR Concession Co.

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  5. Bankruptcy calls for Toll Road transferRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Journal Gazette

    Chicago-based ITR Concession Co. said late Friday it would file bankruptcy papers Monday and sell all of its assets, including all rights to the Toll Road.

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  6. As Indiana Toll Road Operator Fails, Indiana Media Ignores The Obvious About Illiana ExpresswayRead the original story

    20 hrs ago | Advance Indiana

    The private operator of the 156-mile Indiana Toll Road is filing for bankruptcy on Monday because the vehicle traffic and tolls paid by motorists and truckers proved insufficient to make the business of running the toll road a profitable enterprise. Meanwhile, Indiana and Illinois officials are moving ahead with plans to construct yet another toll road, the Illiana Expressway, further south of the ITR to connect I-65 in Indiana with I-55 in Illinois just outside the southernmost edge of the Chicago metropolitan area.

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  7. Exit 23 on I-70 closing for construction SundayRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | WTHI-TV Terre Haute

    The construction area will be spreading into Clay County and the Indiana Department of Transportation will be closing the eastbound on-ramp at State Road 59, or exit 23.

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  8. Indiana Toll Road to get new operatorRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | TheIndyChannel

    Severe Thunderstorm Watch issued September 20 at 6:09PM EDT expiring September 20 at 10:00PM EDT in effect for: Benton, Jasper, Newton Severe Thunderstorm Watch issued September 20 at 6:16PM EDT expiring September 20 at 10:00PM EDT in effect for: Allen, Cass, De Kalb, Huntington, Miami, Noble, Steuben, Wabash, Whitley Severe Thunderstorm Watch issued September 20 at 3:13PM EDT expiring September 20 at 10:00PM EDT in effect for: Benton, Jasper, Lake, Newton, Porter Severe Thunderstorm Watch issued September 20 at 3:12PM EDT expiring September 20 at 10:00PM EDT in effect for: Allen, Cass, De Kalb, Elkhart, Fulton, Huntington, Kosciusko, Lagrange, La Porte, Marshall, Miami, Noble, Pulaski, Saint Joseph, Starke, Steuben, Wabash, White, Whitley INDIANAPOLIS - The debt-ridden private company running the Indiana Toll Road intends to transfer its operations to a new entity under a bankruptcy ... (more)

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  9. ICJI approves some not all domestic violence fundsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 18 | Nuvo.net

    Laura Berry, executive director of the Indiana Coalition Against Domestic Violence, said Friday that domestic violence shelters need money the state is withholding until it receives more information about how the organizations intend to spend it. A state criminal justice board approved $1.9 million in state grants for domestic violence programs across Indiana on Friday - but left another $1.1 million unspent for now as demands for services spike.

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  10. Panel starts reviewing Common Core standards in NCRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WRAL.com

    The Academic Standards Review Commission has a year to review what students should learn between kindergarten and high school graduation. The standards started to show up in classrooms two years ago and will stay in place until any changes are finalized.

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  11. Turner says if reelected, he'll resignRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 30 | Nuvo.net

    Embattled state Rep. Eric Turner said Friday he will step down from the General Assembly if he is reelected in November and join a national Christian organization to pursue opportunities in ministry. Turner, R-Cicero, said he will complete his current term representing District 32 and stay on the ballot.

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  12. Cody Cousins sentenced.Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Hammer & Rails

    A lot of you have probably already heard, but Cody Cousins was sentenced today for 65 years in the Indiana Department of Corrections for the murder of Andrew Boldt. It was very easily ruled that mental illness was not the cause for the murder.

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  13. Embattled Rep. Turner to resign after electionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Tribune

    Embattled state Rep. Eric Turner announced Friday he will resign from his seat after the November election to take a job with a Christian megachurch training group in Atlanta. The timing in Turner, R-Cicero, stepping down means his seat will be in the hands of the Republicans if he survives a challenge from Democrat Bob Ashley.

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  14. Study Labels Some Highway Projects a - Boondoggle'Read the original story

    Friday | Heavy Duty Trucking

    A new report by a consumer lobby group has identified what it says are nearly a dozen highway spending projects in the U.S. it characterizes as "boondoggles." The U.S. Public Interest Research Group's Highway Boondoggles: Wasted Money and America's Transportation Future explains how the 11 projects, costing at least $13 billion, are based on what it says are driving forecasts that are out of synch with the decade-long trend toward less driving.

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  15. Rep. Eric Turner to step down at end of termRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | WISH-TV Indianapolis

    State Representative Eric Turner announced Friday that he will not serve in the next term of the Indiana General Assembly. According to a press release, Rep. Turner will complete his current term and will remain on the ballot.

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  16. Colorado roads get bad marks for maintenance, pavement costsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 18 | Canon City Daily Record Newspaper

    Traffic moves along on newly paved parts of highway U.S. 36 west of Lyons, September 08, 2014. One outside group said this week that Colorado lags behind other states in maintaining heavily traveled rural roads while another group raps the state for spending too much on pavement.

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  17. Rep. Eric Turner to resign from General AssemblyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Indianapolis Star

    Rep. Eric Turner to resign from General Assembly Enmeshed in ethics controversy, Turner said he would resign after November election Check out this story on IndyStar.com: http://indy.st/1ukbU5b Rep. Eric Turner, who has been enmeshed in an ethics controversy surrounding his role in killing a measure that would have hurt his family business, announced today that he plans to resign his Indiana House seat after November's general election. Turner said in a press release that he is leaving the General Assembly to pursue an opportunity with the Atlanta-based Christian organization, EQUIP.

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  18. Rep. Turner to step down at the end of this termRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | WTHR-TV Indianapolis

    State Representative P. Eric Turner announced Friday he will not serve in the next term of the Indiana General Assembly in order to pursue opportunities in ministry with the Atlanta-based Christian organization, EQUIP. Turner plans to complete his current term and will remain on the ballot.

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  19. S.R. 61 and 241 seal coat projects resume next weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Hometown News Daily

    Beginning Monday, weather permitting, Indiana Department of Transportation crews will resume work to chip seal State Road 61 from the south end of Monroe City to West River Road near Petersburg. Maintenance crews anticipate it will require two work days to complete this section of S.R. 61, then crews will move to S.R. 241 between U.S. 50 and the S.R. 61 north junction in Monroe City.

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  20. LIVE: Purdue shooter sentencing hearingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Journal and Courier

    Shooter faces six decades in prison, may sit behind bars half that time The longest possible sentence would amount to 32.5 years for Purdue shooter Cody Cousins. Check out this story on jconline.com: http://on.jconline.com/1uj6CXB Cody Cousins arrives at the Tippecanoe County Courthouse Friday, September 19, 2014, for the murder of Andrew Bolt last January.

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