Indiana http://peoriapublicradio.org en Indiana must recognize first same-sex marriage http://peoriapublicradio.org/post/indiana-must-recognize-first-same-sex-marriage <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">A federal appeals court has ruled that the State of Indiana must recognize the marriage of the state’s first same-sex couple.&nbsp;</span></p><div> Tue, 01 Jul 2014 23:03:12 +0000 Michael Puente 25794 at http://peoriapublicradio.org Indiana must recognize first same-sex marriage Ruling halts same sex marriage in Indiana http://peoriapublicradio.org/post/ruling-halts-same-sex-marriage-indiana <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Same-sex couples who rushed to get married last week in Indiana are now in legal limbo.&nbsp;</span></p><div> Mon, 30 Jun 2014 22:50:55 +0000 Michael Puente 25735 at http://peoriapublicradio.org Ruling halts same sex marriage in Indiana Indiana overturns ban on same-sex marriage http://peoriapublicradio.org/post/indiana-overturns-ban-same-sex-marriage <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Same-sex couples in Indiana are rushing to exchange vows following Wednesday’s historic ruling overturning the state's ban. &nbsp;</span></p><p> Thu, 26 Jun 2014 01:24:14 +0000 Michael Puente 25502 at http://peoriapublicradio.org Indiana overturns ban on same-sex marriage Health officials hopeful on US case of MERS http://peoriapublicradio.org/post/health-officials-hopeful-us-case-mers <div>Federal and state officials in Indiana are hopeful a deadly virus from the Middle East has been contained.</div><p> Tue, 06 May 2014 01:43:34 +0000 Michael Puente 22852 at http://peoriapublicradio.org Health officials hopeful on US case of MERS Indiana board votes for new highway near Chicago http://peoriapublicradio.org/post/indiana-board-votes-new-highway-near-chicago <p></p><div class="_3hi clearfix" style="zoom: 1; color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: 'lucida grande', tahoma, verdana, arial, sans-serif; font-size: 11px; line-height: 14px; text-align: left; "><div class="_38 direction_ltr" style="direction: ltr; font-size: 13px; line-height: 1.38; margin-right: 50px; "><p style="margin-top: 10px; margin-bottom: 0px; white-space: pre-wrap; ">&nbsp;</p></div></div><p></p><p></p><div>&nbsp; The Chicago area could be getting another highway in a few years. &nbsp;A major vote to see that happen occurred Thursday in Indiana. &nbsp;</div><p> Thu, 12 Dec 2013 22:56:42 +0000 Michael Puente 16248 at http://peoriapublicradio.org Indiana board votes for new highway near Chicago Lawsuit filed against proposed Illiana Expressway project http://peoriapublicradio.org/post/lawsuit-filed-against-proposed-illiana-expressway-project <div>A legal challenge could stall a much touted proposed expressway for Chicago’s southern suburbs. IPR'S<span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;Michael </span>Puente<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> reports.</span></div><div><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Illinois and Indiana have partnered to build the </span>Illiana<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> Expressway.&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">The east-west corridor is expected to one day connect I-55 in Will County to I-65 in Lake County, Indiana.&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">The goal is to relieve congestion on existing roadways and create jobs.&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">But a federal lawsuit filed yesterday claims the project will destroy natural areas.</span></p></div><div> Fri, 12 Jul 2013 12:02:50 +0000 Michael Puente 8750 at http://peoriapublicradio.org Lawsuit filed against proposed Illiana Expressway project