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Noon Edition is a weekly radio program inviting your participation on news and issues facing the central and southern Indiana community. Produced by WFIU news in partnership with the Bloomington Herald Times.

Noon Edition is a weekly radio program inviting your participation on news and issues facing the central and southern Indiana community. Produced by WFIU news in partnership with the Bloomington Herald Times.
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Bloomington, IN

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Noon Edition is a weekly radio program inviting your participation on news and issues facing the central and southern Indiana community. Produced by WFIU news in partnership with the Bloomington Herald Times.

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English


Episodes

The Future Of The Indiana Republican Party

6/15/2018
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This week on Noon Edition, Republican leaders weigh in on the state of the party and what their hopes for the November midterm elections.

Duration:00:52:20

The Challenges Of Getting An Education While Homeless

6/8/2018
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This week on Noon Edition, our panel talks about the challenges of getting an education while homeless and what resources exist to help students succeed.

Duration:00:52:30

What Happens When Jail Overcrowding Pushes Counties To The Limit

6/1/2018
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This week on Noon Edition, we explore how the states's county jails became so overcrowded and what solutions are being discussed to solve the issue.

Duration:00:52:18

Indiana’s Strained Child Welfare System

5/25/2018
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This week on Noon Edition: There are more than 29,000 kids in Indiana's child welfare system. How is the state helping these vulnerable kids?

Duration:00:51:28

High School Seniors Look Ahead To Life and Plans Post-Graduation

5/18/2018
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On this week's show, we're joined by four local high school seniors. They'll be here to discuss their accomplishments and future plans.

Duration:00:52:28

The Lonely Generation

5/11/2018
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This week on Noon Edition: A new nationwide survey finds that nearly half of Americans suffer from feelings of loneliness and isolation.

Duration:00:52:24

Indiana’s 2018 Primary Election

5/4/2018
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This week on Noon Edition: Indiana's primary election is coming next week with many interesting races to follow at the local and state level.

Duration:00:52:26

The Political Activism Of High School Students

4/27/2018
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With more teenagers becoming involved in political activism, how will this translate to the upcoming midterm elections and beyond? This week on Noon Edition.

Duration:00:52:15

Where America Lives: The Fair Housing Act And Racial Segregation

4/20/2018
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The Fair Housing Act of 1968 was an ambitious piece of legislation aimed at ending inequality where Americans live. How much has changed in our neighborhoods since the bill’s passing?

Duration:00:52:36

Trade Disputes Escalating Between China And The U.S.

4/6/2018
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This week on Noon Edition: China is striking back against the Trump administration’s tariffs on Chinese steel and aluminum by imposing their own tariffs.

Duration:00:52:28

Why Coral Reefs Are Degrading At Alarming Rates

3/30/2018
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A new report says pollution and climate change are causing severe damage to the world's coral reefs. This could have far-reaching effects on fisheries, food security, and marine wildlife.

Duration:00:52:34

Spring Into Gardening 2018

3/23/2018
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Your favorite gardening experts Helen May and Don Adamson are back for WFIU's annual spring gardening show.

Duration:00:52:25

2018 Legislative Session Wrap-Up

3/16/2018
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This week marks the end of the 2018 Indiana General Assembly legislative session. Bills ranged from the controversial to the historic. This week on Noon Edition, state lawmakers discussed the 2018 legislative session.

Duration:00:52:46

Regulating Emotional Support Animals

3/9/2018
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Airlines are cracking down on emotional support animals after a passenger attempted to bring a peacock onto a United Airlines flight.

Duration:00:52:16

Being A Man: A Look At Masculinity And How We Raise Boys

3/2/2018
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Nearly all mass shootings and Can understanding masculinity help to curb the patterns of violence committed by men?

Duration:00:52:20

Addressing Gun Violence After The Florida High School Shooting

2/23/2018
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In the wake of the Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School Shooting in Florida, the nation is once again grappling with the debate over gun control.

Duration:00:52:25

Trump Administration Wants To Reduce And Replace SNAP Benefits

2/18/2018
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The proposal seeks to take give a majority of SNAP recipients half of their benefits in a home-delivered food package.

Duration:00:52:19

Are We Really In The Middle Of A Retail Apocalypse?

2/9/2018
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2017 was one of the most brutal years for the retail industry with record-setting bankruptcies and store closings of roughly 8,000 stores over various chains.

Duration:00:52:22

Indiana Legislators Vote To Study Medical Marijuana

2/2/2018
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Indiana House lawmakers unanimously passed a resolution pushing for a state legislative committee to study medical marijuana.

Duration:00:52:33

Safety And Civility In Downtown Bloomington

7/14/2017
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This week we'll discuss how Bloomington continues to implement new actions and programs to combat criminal activity and drug abuse in the downtown area.

Duration:00:52:26