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FOP Annnounces Candidate Endorsements

3 hours ago

The Fraternal Order of Police has announced its endorsements for next month’s Evansville City Election. 

TMS- Dr. Richard Moss

Oct 17, 2019
Mareea Thomas

Indiana News

Curtis Hill Set To Defend Law License At Weeklong Hearing

18 minutes ago
(FILE PHOTO: Brandon Smith/IPB News)

Attorney General Curtis Hill will defend his law license at a disciplinary hearing beginning Oct. 21.

(Jeanie Lindsay/IPB News)

School counseling services, teacher training, and the governance of education in Indiana could all be changing in 2020. A group of lawmakers studying key education questions have finalized their recommendations for the General Assembly to consider next year.

Brandon Smith/IPB News

A legislative study committee decided Wednesday not to recommend the General Assembly legalize cameras to catch speeding motorists in highway construction zones.

Regional Health News

Opioids And A Teddy Bear: Ten Years Of Drug Court

Oct 17, 2019
PAIGE PFLEGER / SIDE EFFECTS PUBLIC MEDIA.

At first glance, the people inside Franklin County Municipal Court room 13C have little in common. There’s a man in cutoff jean shorts with tattooed arms. Behind him sits a younger woman with freckles who looks like she came from soccer practice.

The group is bound together by circumstance: All were addicted to opioids and got in trouble with the law.

LINDSAY FOX/PIXABAY

Across the country, there have been multiple deaths, and hundreds more illnesses, linked to e-cigarettes and vaping products. Now, doctors and scientists are looking to pinpoint the cause, while health officials coordinate an effort to find out why people are getting sick. 

End of Life Care Not Just a Topic for Old People

Sep 18, 2019
Steve Burger / WNIN-FM

An idea spawned by a conversation in New Harmony is growing. The third annual Advance Care Planning Conference is being held at USI Wednesday.

¿Qué Pasa, Midwest?

¿QPM? S4 EP 1: How the census and the elections mix.

Oct 9, 2019
Paola Marizan

This season we’re staying on top of two major topics happening this and the next year ; the census and the 2020 elections. 

Por si no lo sabias, este año the debate of the citizenship question being on the census form filled our news feeds. Escuchamos que era algo bueno por que it would have given us an accurate count of Hispanos and Latinos that needed help with things like legal aid or language assistance. Others thought this could put a target on the undocumented population and made them nervous.

¿QPM? S3 EP 8: Adios and Recap

Jun 19, 2019

  Este es nuestro ultimo episode of season 3. This season was all about música. We talked about mental health, the border wall, voting, new and old Latino music, instruments and Racism and more.

We moved our hips to artistas como Making Movies, the Grammy-winning all-female Mariachi Flor de Toloache, Migrant Kids, Reggae prodigy Zion, and Appalatin.

Making Movies

In a phone conversation with Enrique Chi, we talk about how not being silent can change communities. Through their music Making Movies tell many stories but their latest album, in collaboration with many artists including Rubén Blades, encourages everyone to speak their truth, vote and actively help their own community.

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