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Indiana Dunes National Park

Lakeshore Update, January 24, 2020

On this edition of the podcast the you’ll the latest on the beach access closures in Ogden Dunes, a judge denied a request from Ethel Shelton, a former executive secretary for former Calumet Township Trustee Mary Elgin, to appeal her two felony convictions because of cost and Chris Nolte has a conversation with Valparaiso University freshman Steven Mileusnich. All of that, and more, on this edition of “Lakeshore Update”…

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Regionally Speaking With Chris Nolte

WTIU public television

Regionally Speaking, Thursday, January 23, 2020

Today: We ask "Post-Tribune" reporter Meredith Colias-Pete about the stories she's worked on --including two from the 2020 General Assembly session. One of them is about Rep. Ed Soliday's bill that could give utility regulators the ability to give their approval before utilities can close coal-fired power plants. She also has a northwest Indiana update on a state report on infant mortalities. Lakeshore Public Radio's Sharon Jackson has her conversation with Gary city spokesman Michael Gonzalez on the next phase of dealing with the issue of closed and abandoned Gary public school buildings. Gary Mayor Jerome Prince is attending a U.S. Conference of Mayors workshop for new mayors, and we learn more about it from the mayor himself. And we bring back our conversation with northwest Indiana immigration attorney Alfredo Estrada.

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Let's talk about fast food — and I bet you have a jingle in your head right now, because according to a new book, on any given day in America, an estimated one third of all American adults is eating something at a fast food restaurant.

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President Trump's defense team began its arguments today in his Senate impeachment trial. NPR election security editor Phil Ewing has been covering the story. Phil, thanks so much for being with us.

PHIL EWING, BYLINE: Hi, Scott.

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