Regionally Speaking, Thursday, December 12, 2019

Dec 12, 2019

"Times" reporter Dan Carden has stories in print and online from the recent Lake County Council meeting, and "Post-Tribune" reporter Carole Carlson has stories from Gary City Hall, and they talk about them and others on "Reporters' Roundtable" Thursday.
Credit Dan Carden, "Times"

Today:  On this "Reporters' Roundtable," we talk to Dan Carden and Bill Dolan of the "Times" and Carole Carlson with the "Post-Tribune" about the stories they put out in print and online.  Dan's stories include updates from the most recent Lake County Council meeting and Gov. Eric Holcomb's 2020 legislative agenda.  Carole covered stories from Gary Common Council and Airport Authority board meetings that include Mayor Karen Freeman-Wilson.  Bill Dolan covered the East Chicago City Counncil meeting where firefighters' work schedules were the big topic of debate -- and of a proposed ordinance that the Mayor may veto, if it passes. Bill also has an update on former Portage Mayor James Snyder's new federal court trial.

We also have the second of Indiana Public Broadcasting reporter Taylor Haggerty's two-part series on recycling in Indiana. The first part aired on Wednesday's "Regionally Speaking" program.