Weather 8/3/2022, 9:30am

Special Weather Statement for Delaware County August 3-9

August 3, 2022, the National Weather Service and the Weather Channel issued a Special Weather Statement for Delaware County, Indiana. August 3, the area is under a Heat Advisory, and from August 3-9, Delaware County is under a Hazardous Weather Outlook. 

Facilities 8/1/2022, 5:58pm

No hot water in Architecture Building August 2

In a notice sent out by the Ball State University Facilities Planning and Management department August 1, 2022, it was announced the domestic hot water in the Architecture Building August 2, 2022. The hot water will not be available from 7:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. while the cold water will still be available. 

Indiana Special Session 7/30/2022, 9:09pm

AP: Indiana Senate narrowly passes near-total abortion ban

Indiana state senators narrowly passed a near-total abortion ban Saturday during a rare weekend session, sending the bill to the House after a contentious week of arguments over whether to allow exceptions for rape and incest. The Republican-controlled Senate voted 26-20 after about three hours of debate, passing the bill with the minimum 26 votes needed to send it on to the House, which Republicans also control.

Alumni 7/29/2022, 10:00am

Alumni find passions in the statehouse

Many Ball State alumni have turned their passion for politics into a dedicated livelihood. While working in a tedious field, employees find that each day is somewhat like a new adventure, no single day is similar to the next.

Brittney Griner 7/28/2022, 10:24am

AP: Kremlin poker-faced on US swap offer to free Griner, Whelan

U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken said Wednesday that Washington had offered Russia a deal that would bring home Griner and another jailed American, Paul Whelan. A person familiar with the matter said the U.S. government proposed trading convicted Russian arms dealer Viktor Bout for Whelan and Griner.

Indiana Special Session 7/26/2022, 6:00pm

Indiana Capital Chronicle: No supporters on first day of Indiana abortion bill debate

Droves of abortion-rights and anti-abortion activists who descended on the Indiana Statehouse Monday were opposed to a Republican proposal that would ban virtually all abortions in the state. The widespread pushback indicates an upward battle for Indiana’s Republican supermajority, which is seeking to limit access to abortions in Indiana after the U.S. Supreme Court overturned the landmark Roe v. Wade opinion in late June.

Campus Roads 7/26/2022, 10:00am

McKinley Avenue lane closure scheduled

The South bound lane of McKinley Ave. between Riverside Ave. and Neely Ave will be closed for repairs beginning at 7:00 AM on Monday, August 1, 2022, and will be reopened by 7:00 AM on Monday, August 8, 2022. Riverside Ave. and Neely Ave. will remain open during this time. 

Monkeypox 7/23/2022, 5:58pm

AP: UN health agency chief declares monkeypox a global emergency

The chief of the World Health Organization said the expanding monkeypox outbreak in more than 70 countries is an "extraordinary" situation that now qualifies as a global emergency, a declaration Saturday that could spur further investment in treating the once-rare disease and worsen the scramble for scarce vaccines.