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Regionally Speaking, September 22, 2022

RS September 22, 2022

Today: Bail reform has received a lot of attention this year packed with emotional testimony both for and against House Enrolled Act 1300 which seeks to regulate the charitable bail industry. So we’re bringing back our conversations from advocate on both sides of the debate including a mother who lost her son to an individual out on bail as well as a representative from the only charitable bail organization operating in Indiana. But up first, Indiana Humanities recently awarded grants to two local non-profit organizations to provide public humanities programs.  All of that on this edition of Regionally Speaking.

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.