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  • BILL STANCZYKIEWICZ: Indiana's youth are facing an invisible health crisis Terre Haute native Tommy John posted 288 victories as a major league baseball pitcher, but one opponent was too strong to overcome. His son's mental illness, which remains a prevalent challenge for Indiana youth. Taylor John, whose theater credits in

    April 10, 2014

  • April 10, 2014: Letters to the editor 'We have turned our backs on God' In light of the Fort Hood shooting this past week, why are we surprised when Spc. Lopez goes on a shooting rampage? We are quick to blame it all on guns and mental illness, but in reality, there is a deeper cause tha

    April 10, 2014

  • Doubting Common standards It wasn't the most solid week in the movement to swap out the school standards known as Common Core State Standards for a homegrown set of measures in Indiana. Sure, the General Assembly was able to get a bill to Gov. Mike Pence last month to scrap t

    April 10, 2014

  • Keep insects under control After a drought that lasted most of 2012, the first six months of 2013 brought a record-wet start to much of the Midwest, the Midwestern Regional Climate Center reported last July. And considering the Kokomo area saw about 70 inches of snow this past

    April 9, 2014

  • Rob Burgess House of Burgess: If money is speech, poverty is silence

    In an electoral system awash in every assortment of corruption and moneyed influence, most of the U.S. Supreme Court justices surveyed the landscape and decided the only answer was: more money. The court announced its decision in the McCutcheon v. Federal Election Commission case April 2.

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  • April 9, 2014: Letters to the editor Is America for sale? High court thinks so Today as I watched the news, I became more and more angry over the things that are happening in our judicial system and politics. I am a proud American, born and raised in the heartland. I was raised to belie

    April 9, 2014

  • ANDREA NEAL: Although illegal, slavery existed in 'free' Indiana Editor's note: This is one in a series of essays leading up to the celebration of the Indiana Bicentennial in December 2016. Although the state constitution expressly prohibited it, slavery existed in early Indiana. Two court cases filed by enslaved

    April 9, 2014

  • Talk to kids about money There are many talks parents need to have with their children. They talk about bullying at school and drugs. And of course, there's the dreaded birds-and-the-bees talk. But there's a talk many parents gloss over. And it's one that carries as much imp

    April 8, 2014

  • MAUREEN HAYDEN: House Ethics chairman in tough spot politically Steering lawmakers through a rewrite of the state's criminal code won House Judiciary Chairman Greg Steuerwald bipartisan accolades this year. His colleagues appreciated how the even-tempered attorney from Hendricks County used his legal expertise an

    April 8, 2014

  • April 8, 2014: Letters to the editor E-cigarettes pose risk to kids, adults I was very pleased to see the article "Safer cigarette?" that was published April 1. I was particularly happy to see the research quoted in the article bore out what I have already observed in our own community:

    April 8, 2014

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