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Lakeshore Update, August 20, 2021

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On this edition of the podcast you’ll hear the latest on reactions from local veterans on the collapse of Afghanistan into the hands of the Taliban, Hammond Mayor Thomas McDermott, Jr is officially running for U.S. Senate in the 2022 primary election and Chris Nolte has a conversation with Indiana state Senator Karen Tallian about the demand from the state Department of Workforce Development that Hoosiers who received "legitimate" unemployment benefits to re-pay the state for those benefits. All of that, and more, on this edition of “Lakeshore Update”…

As co-host and producer of Regionally Speaking, Dee is responsible for connecting with northwest Indiana community newsmakers to share their stories with the Lakeshore Public Radio listening audience. She believes in the power of storytelling to engage, teach and change lives. Prior to working at Lakeshore Public Radio, Dee enjoyed giving of her time, talent and resources to various community organizations. Dee believes in servant leadership and her favorite quote is Leadership is service not position by Tim Fargo.
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