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Editorial: Farm implement – Fort Wayne Journal Gazette
Hoosier Environmental Council against bill which would relax stormwater regulations – Chesterton Tribune
Indiana Regulators Review Coal Ash Pond Cleanup Plans – WFYI
Organic Dairy Facility Gets Green Light – Inside Indiana Business
Editorial: Coal-ash cleanup – Fort Wayne Journal Gazette
Utilities admit to leaking toxic chemicals into groundwater, must now clean it up – Indy Star
Retired Hydrologist Opposes Location Of Proposed Newton County CAFO – WBAA
Hoosier Environmental Council urges IDEM to reject Newton County dairy plan – NWI Times
Environmental group honors city’s solar conversion – The Republic
Chesterfield open to plans for Mounds Greenway – Pharos-Tribune
Environmental nonprofit honors all-volunteer group fighting large-scale dairy in Newton County – NWI Times
Steel City Academy students honored with statewide environmental advocacy award – NWI Times
Indiana environmental groups support improving radon testing in schools – RTV6
Wabash hosts deep dive on water quality – Fort Wayne Journal Gazette
The Price of Coal – Indiana Environmental Reporter
Hoosier Environmental Council says IDEM needs to send clear message on dairy meeting; IDEM releases meeting details – NWI Times
Environmental advocates rally in Hammond to support youth suing government over climate change – Chicago Tribune
Nonprofit wants longer comment period, hearing on controversial Newton County dairy plan – NWI Times
New lawsuit says EPA is putting health, environment at risk when it comes to toxic coal ash – Indy Star
Gary Changes Its Mind On Controversial Waste, Recycling Facility – Indiana Public Media
Hundreds turn out to sign petition against Organic Dairy – Newton County Enterprise
What Can You Do About Climate Change? Experts Weigh In – WFYI
Controversial large-scale dairy proposal back on the table in Newton County – NWI Times
Candidates’ climate talk at debate chills critics – The Journal Gazette
Plans For Lawrenceburg Coal Ash Pond Could Get Revised – WFYI
Free soil testing offered as EPA continues to expand lead sampling areas in Lake County – NWI Times
Attorney General Wants Climate Suit Against Oil Companies Thrown Out – WFYI
Critics: Vote This Week Could Undermine Ohio River Water Quality – Eagle Country 99.3 FM
Environmental watchdog: Maya Energy defamation lawsuit takes aim at protected free speech – NWI Times
Redistricting activism workshop set for Oct. 6 – The Journal Gazette
Contamination found in some Wheatfield wells not from NIPSCO, nonprofit says – NWI Times
Running out of steam: Even with relaxed regulation, Indiana coal plants will remain cold – Greensburg Daily News
Recycling advocates want Hogsett to implement long-promised plan – Indianapolis Business Journal
Hoosiers Demand Climate Action In Soggy March – WJCT Public Media
State representative warns that cuts to EPA could harm Hoosiers – Washington Times Herald
Proposal to sunset Ohio River pollution standards yields flood of concern – The Indiana Lawyer
People’s Climate March at Statehouse – NUVO
Jesse Kharbanda: Stand up for time-tested fuel-efficiency policy – IBJ
Northwest Indiana Beyond Coal wants to hear from residents in Wheatfield area Saturday – NWI Times
Will Trump’s coal plan save jobs? – Tribune Star
Both Sides Weigh In on New Coal Rules – Inside Indiana Business
Parks association urges EPA, IDEM to issue 2nd rejection of U.S. Steel wastewater plan – NWI Times
Environmentalists: ORSANCO Shouldn’t Eliminate Ohio River Pollution Standards – Eagle Country Online
BZA voids building permit for hog farm – Muncie Star Press


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