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INDIANA LAUNCHES EFFORT TO CURB YOUTH VAPING AMID HOSPITALIZATIONS, ALARMING INCREASE IN E-CIGARETTE USE

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September 2, 2019
INDIANA LAUNCHES EFFORT TO CURB YOUTH VAPING AMID HOSPITALIZATIONS, ALARMING INCREASE IN E-CIGARETTE USE

The Indiana State Department of Health (ISDH), at the direction of Governor Eric J. Holcomb, Friday announced a three-pronged strategy to reduce vaping among Indiana youth. According to the 2018 Indiana Youth Tobacco Survey (IYTS), vaping has increased more than 300 percent since 2012, and recent reports from the Centers for Disease Control and...
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Mishler: Indiana Senate Republicans offering paid internships

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September 2, 2019
Mishler: Indiana Senate Republicans  offering paid internships

The Indiana Senate Republican Caucus is offering paid spring-semester internships in its communications, information technology, legal, legislative and policy offices during the 2020 session of the Indiana General Assembly, said State Sen. Ryan Mishler (R-Bremen).   Qualified candidates must be at least a college sophomore. Recent college graduates as well as graduate school and law school students are...
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Young Applauds USDA Disaster Designation for Indiana Counties

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September 2, 2019
Young Applauds USDA Disaster Designation for Indiana Counties

U.S. Senator Todd Young (R-Ind.) Friday applauded the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) disaster declaration for most Indiana counties following adverse weather conditions that affected crop progress this summer. In July, Senator Young, Senator Mike Braun (R-Ind.), and Representatives Larry Bucshon M.D. (R-IN-08), Pete Visclosky (D-IN-01), Jackie Walorski (R-IN-02), Susan W. Brooks (R-IN-05), André...
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27th ANNUAL FAMILY FISHING DERBY

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September 2, 2019
27th ANNUAL FAMILY FISHING DERBY

The Annual Fishing Derby at Potawatomi Wildlife Park, a tradition for many years, will be held Saturday, September 7th from 8 a.m. to 12 noon.  Some families are in their third generation of attendance. The atmosphere is laid back fishing vs the more intense tournament style. For a modest fee, families and individuals can...
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A New Drive-Through Christmas Lights Show is Coming to the Indiana State Fairgrounds & Event Center

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September 2, 2019
A New Drive-Through Christmas Lights Show is Coming to the Indiana State Fairgrounds & Event Center

A new family holiday tradition begins this winter at the Indiana State Fairgrounds and Event Center on 38th Street in Indianapolis.   The iconic State Fairgrounds announced Monday that it will host CHRISTMAS NIGHTS OF LIGHTS, a dazzling seven-week display November 8, 2019 through January 1, 2020.     The display will be offered rain...
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Ball State Study: Immigrants Having a Positive Impact on Indiana

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September 2, 2019
Ball State Study: Immigrants Having a Positive Impact on Indiana

Despite fears that immigrants drive down wages and hinder Indiana’s economy, these newcomers should have a positive impact on the state – particularly in rural areas – for the foreseeable future, according to a new report from Ball State University.   “Fiscal, Economic, & Social Effects of Immigration in the Hoosier State,” found that 25...
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