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  1. IPFW's dedicated music center improvement to programRead the original story w/Photo

    5 min ago | Fort Wayne News-Sentinel

    You could say that in the days before Indiana University-Purdue University Fort Wayne's $25 million music hall was built, the Department of Music faculty, staff and students sort of felt as if they were playing second fiddle to other departments. As the campus expanded, the music department remained in the basement of what was then called the Classroom Medical Building.

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  2. Jobs For America's Graduates Dropout Prevention Program...Read the original story

    1 hr ago | WTCA-AM Plymouth

    The Indiana Department of Workforce Development announced today that it has expanded the Jobs for America's Graduates high school dropout prevention program to Plymouth High School, South Bend John Adams, and Warsaw High Schools as well as, the Kosciusko, St. Joseph and Marshall WorkOne locations. This expansion is a direct result of continued support by Governor Mike Pence for a program that has enjoyed tremendous success.

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  3. INDOT announces I-65 road work south of ColumbusRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Republic

    The Indiana Department of Transportation will close southbound Interstate 65's left lane beginning at 7 p.m. Friday south of Columbus for paving. The work is a part of the $54.7 million INDOT Seymour District project to place a multi-lift asphalt overlay along 21 miles of highway and refurbish 20 bridges between Scottsburg and Seymour.

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  4. The Illiana Expressway Will Eat ItselfRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | StreetsBlog.org

    The Illiana Expressway fails on all measures - expected revenue, projected traffic - when looked at realistically. Unfortunately, Illinois and Indiana don't look at it that way.

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  5. Aramark, contract monitor clarify scope of pay increases for new Michigan prison workersRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | MLive.com

    Aramark Correctional Service will offer higher wages to new hires in some parts of Michigan, the company confirmed Wednesday, saying the pay bump will help attract qualified candidates for prison food jobs in some parts of the state. But Aramark won't be handing out pay raises to active employees, and they won't average $2 per hour across the state, as suggested earlier Wednesday by an official hired to oversee the state's controversial contract with the company.

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  6. Amtrak adds amenities to Hoosier State lineRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Daily Journal

    Amtrak is adding free Wi-Fi, modest food service and business-class seating to a passenger line that runs between Indianapolis and Chicago, while Indiana remains in talks with a private vendor that wants to operate the line, Amtrak CEO Joe Boardman announced Wednesday. The new amenities for the Hoosier State line, which runs 196 miles between Indianapolis and Chicago four days a week, are among the improved services sought by the communities it serves, he said.

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  7. NewspaperRead the original story

    Sunday Sep 28 | Times-Union

    Don Snemis, commissioner of the Indiana Bureau of Motor Vehicles, announced today that all BMV license branches will be closed Oct. 11 through 13 in observance of the Columbus Day holiday. Wednesday, October 1, 2014 The Barbee Neighborhood Watch will have a meeting and luncheon on Saturday from noon to 2 p.m. downstairs at The Barbee Hotel.

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  8. Bridge project changes concrete testing firm amid charges of "errors"Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 11 | WDRB-TV Louisville

    Fern Creek Traditional High School and city officials responded quickly to a shooting in the school on Tuesday. But Eric Crawford says it's time for a wider discussion about what's happening in our schools, and what it means to our city.

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  9. Amtrak seeks long-term contract to link Indy and ChicagoRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | WTHR-TV Indianapolis

    Amtrak is trying to build its case for a long-term contract for the Hoosier State Line from Indianapolis to Chicago. Today is the first day of the four-month contract extension to keep Amtrak's Hoosier State Line on track, and it starts with a bit of fanfare in the form of a whistle-stop tour.

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  10. Big Squeeze: I-65 South to move into split configuration WednesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | WHAS11

    JEFFERSONVILLE, Ind. The traffic shift that accompanies the "Big Squeeze" in Southern Indiana is scheduled to begin Wed., Oct. 1. Southbound traffic on I-65 will shift first, resulting in a split configuration for drivers.

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  11. Ohio prisons OK using 'blimp drones'Read the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Business Journal

    The Ohio Department of Rehabilitation and Corrections will test a tethered balloon equipped with a sensors attached over the Lebanon and Warren Correctional Institutions over the next week. The Ohio Department of Rehabilitation and Corrections announced Wednesday it will test an aerostat - a tethered balloon equipped with a sensors attached - over the Lebanon and Warren Correctional Institutions over the next week.

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  12. UPDATED: Amtrak angles to keep control of Hoosier State routeRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Indianapolis Business News

    A little-used, delay-plagued passenger rail line from Indianapolis to Chicago has become a battleground, as Amtrak tries to fend off competition invited by the Indiana Department of Transportation.

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  13. From Red to BlueRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Lincoln Daily News

    The most recent study deems Illinois the second-worst state to do business in." Additionally, Senator Brady shared a report that ranks Illinois as one of the most depressed fiscal states in the United States.

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  14. More.Read the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Indianapolis Business News

    A little-used, delay-plagued passenger rail line from Indianapolis to Chicago has become a battleground, as Amtrak tries to fend off competition invited by the Indiana Department of Transportation.

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  15. Standard bearersRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Journalgazette.net

    When Rep. P. Eric Turner faced a review for intervening behind closed doors in legislation in which he had a clear financial interest, it was a panel of his own colleagues who ruled there was no violation of state ethics law. Of course, Turner and his colleagues initially wrote and approved the law.

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  16. Eric Taxes00000000Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WTHI-TV Terre Haute

    TERRE HAUTE, Ind. Indiana tax payers will keep nearly $600 million this year, while local governments stand to lose that number.

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  17. OPINION: Letter: Ticketing drivers for headlights beneficialRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Republic

    Note: The statements, views, and opinions contained in this letter to the editor are those of the author and are not endorsed by, nor do they necessarily reflect, the opinions of The Republic. Eureka! I have the solution to all fiscal problems facing Columbus.

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  18. Ritz requests state funding for textbook rentalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | TheIndyChannel

    Indiana is one of eight states that charges families for the cost of textbooks, but the state's top education official wants that to change. Superintendent of Public Instruction Glenda Ritz has requested the state pick up the cost.

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  19. Ind. casinos: Cut wagering, admission taxesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Cincinnati.com

    Ind. casinos want wagering, admission taxes cut Companies say they aren't competitive with Ohio, Michigan locations Check out this story on cincinnati.com: http://cin.ci/YOlAKS Aerial view of the Rising Star casino in Rising Sun. Casino operator Full House Gaming wants to move gambling operations onto land, but other casino operators don't want state legislators to approve that change.

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  20. Election deadlines and warnings to candidatesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | The Star Press

    Election season: Deadlines, warning to candidates Voter registration deadlines are set and a warning is issued to candidates. Check out this story on thestarpress.com: http://tspne.ws/YOgxdB Justin Mosier votes at the Yorktown Church of the Nazarene in November 2012.

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